Social Affairs

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Associate Professor Kate Crawford presents findings from the largest study of mobile media use in Australia this week (Thursday, 23 September) at UNSW.

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When it comes to population there's disagreement about whether big really is better. In the latest issue of Uniken, some of our leading academics enter the debate on a "sustainable Australia".

Homeless woman inside

Rising rent costs combined with a lack of support services are leaving an increasing number of single, older women homeless, a UNSW study has found.

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A presentation exploring why males are not more promiscuous won the University of New South Wales' (UNSW) Three Minute Thesis competition.

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The close links between India and UNSW have been highlighted by the unveiling of a bust of Gandhi on the Library Lawn.

The close links between India and UNSW will be highlighted by the unveiling of a bust of Gandhi on the Library Lawn this week.

Highdensity inside

Sydney's suburban future will be one of clashes and complaints between neighbours unless developers, planners and residents act to address problems in high-density living, new research has found.

Safety week inside

Students can get some important pointers on how to stay safe on campus and around the city during UNSW Safety Week.

Domestic violence inside

Women living in financially stressed households are more likely to be exposed to physical abuse, a new crime study by Adjunct Professor Don Weatherburn has found.

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Energy-efficient appliances may be having the unintended effect of adding to our environmental impact, a UNSW industrial designer warns.

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