UNSW Professor Deborah Lupton explores the unintended consequences of modern technology through the lens of a social researcher.
Introducing inclusion at an early age helps everyone better understand disability and reduce discrimination, says UNSW's Rosemary Kayess.
The Fellowships recognise the work of top scholars who have significantly advanced research and knowledge in the social sciences.
The NSW Deputy Coroner has recommended a pill testing trial, the decriminalisation of personal drug use and no sniffer dogs at music festivals.
The whole aged care system in Australia is in a state of neglect, explains Professor Ilan Katz from the Social Policy Research Centre.
A joint study finds unsettling evidence the aged care system is overlooking older people’s basic social and emotional needs as part of accepted business practices.
Two Social Policy Research Centre studies have looked at ways to keep women safe in their homes.
FASS professors Deborah Lupton and Leanne Dowse are part of a multi-university project to ensure autonomous decision-making technologies are used ethically, responsibly and inclusively.
Researchers say the new figure should be used to improve services aimed at tackling the homeless problem in Australia's defence veterans.
We need to look at what's behind arguments for and against drug testing welfare recipients to avoid repeating the same debate, over and over.