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Researcher: Hutchins, B (Dr Brett Hutchins)

Fields of Research

Communication and media studies
Environmental sociology

Research Objectives

The media
Organised sports
Pacific Peoples community services
Other environmental management

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

'Shame and Scandal in the Family': Media Narratives of the IOC/SOCOG Scandal Matrix; Olympika: The International Journal of Olympic Studies
'The Boy from Bowral': The Role of the Bush in the Legend of Sir Donald Bradman; Journal of Australian Studies
Castells, Regional News Media and the Information Age; Continuum: Journal of Media and Cultural Studies
Don Bradman: Challenging the Myth; Cambridge University Press
Everyday editorial practices and the public sphere: Analysing the letters to the editor page of a regional newspaper; Media International Australia
From Independence to a Reconstituted Hegemony: A Brief History of Rugby League and Television; Journal of Australian Studies
History Between the Modern and Postmodern; Deconstructing Sport History: The Postmodern Challenge
Losing Control of the Ball: The Political Economy of Football and the Media in Australia; Journal of Sport and Social Issues
Masculinity, the Media and Men's Bodies; The Handbook of Men and Masculinities
Mediated Violence: The Case of State of Origin Rugby League; Sporting Traditions
Rugby League and Violence 1970 to 1995: A Case Study in the Maintenance of Masculine Hegemony; Journal of Sociology
Selling permissible violence: The commodification of Australian rugby league 1970-1995; International Review for the Sociology of Sport
Social-Conservatism, Australian Politics and Cricket: The Timumvirate of Australian Prime Ministers John Howard, Sir Robert Menzies and Sir Donald Bradman; Journal of Australian Studies
Sport, the environment and climate change A note from Australia
Sporting Violence: History, Theory, Context and Figurations; Violence and Sport: Australian Persepctives
The Global Union: Globalization and the Rugby World Cup; Making the Rugby World: Race, Gender, Commerce
The Media Sport Cultural Complex: Football and Fan Resistance in Australia; The Political Economy of Sport
The Uses of Nostalgia: An Analysis of Don Bradman and Australian Cricket; Social Alternatives
Unity, Difference and the 'National Game'; Cricket in a Postcolonial Age

Research Projects

Tasmanian Media and Regional Identity; University of Tasmania (UTAS)

Research Candidate Supervision

A Circuit of Governance Housing Framework- Modes and Social Relations in Neo-Liberal Political Practices
For the Love of Money Moral Orientations Toward Money in the 'Good Life'