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Posthumanist Perspectives on Affect

21 August 2015

ISJ Senior Research Fellow, Dr Magdalena Zolkos, publishes in current issue of Angelaki – Journal of the Theoretical Humanities This …

Beyond the work family balance

19 August 2015

ISJ Professorial Fellow Prof Jennifer Nedeslky has been speaking about Restructuring Work and Care during her stay in Sydney May 2015.

Preventing Torture: From Norms to Reality

30 June 2015

There have been many advances in recent years in the areas of international law prosecuting perpetrators of torture and in …

Dr Kiran Grewal publishes article on torture prevention for STARTTS Refugee Transitions.

30 June 2015

There have been many advances in recent years in the areas of international law prosecuting perpetrators of torture and in …

The will of the people: multitude or mob?

14 June 2015

Professor Costas Douzinas and Sandra Field on The Philosopher’s Zone ‘Thomas Hobbes thought of the multitude as a mob and …

Who will protect the refugees? - Prof Carens on LNL

04 June 2015

Professor Joseph Carens and Emeritus Professor Roger Zetter on Late Night Live ‘According to the UNHCR, there are now over …

Human rights, capitalism and democracy - Professor Costas Douzinas on Sunday Extra

24 May 2015

Western democracies can no longer claim the moral high ground of human rights and social justice. That’s the view of …

Welcome to the Institute for Social Justice

01 January 2014

The Institute for Social Justice was established at ACU in 2014 as a highly collaborative and cross-disciplinary research space with …