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Researcher: Asquith, NL (Associate Professor Nicole Asquith)

Fields of Research

Police Administration, Procedures and Practice
Sociology
Causes and Prevention of Crime
Applied Sociology, Program Evaluation and Social Impact Assessment
Gender Specific Studies
Population Trends and Policies
Language in Culture and Society (Sociolinguistics)
Health and Community Services
Law
Race and Ethnic Relations
Studies in Human Society
Social Policy
Social Change

Research Objectives

Law Enforcement
Criminal Justice
Community Service (excl. Work)
Crime Prevention
Ageing and Older People
Health Related to Ageing
Ethnicity, Multiculturalism and Migrant Development and Welfare
Law, Politics and Community Services
Ability and Disability
Justice and the Law
Health Status (e.g. Indicators of Well-Being)
Health
Distribution of Income and Wealth
Citizenship and National Identity

Career Best Publications

Anti-cosmopolitanism and 'ethnic cleansing' at Cronulla; Ocean to Outback: Cosmopolitanism in Contemporary Australia
Positive ageing, neo-liberalism and Australian sociology; Journal of Sociology
Speech Act Theory, Maledictive Force and the Adjudication of Vilification in Australia; New Talents 21C
The Harms of Verbal and Textual Hatred; Hate Crimes: The Consequences of Hate Crime
Verbal and Textual Hostility in Context; Hate crime: concepts, policy, future directions

Research Publications

Anti-cosmopolitanism and 'ethnic cleansing' at Cronulla; Ocean to Outback: Cosmopolitanism in Contemporary Australia
Appreciating the Difference Roles of Community and State Based Responses to the Elimination of Violence; Eliminating Sexual Violence against Women: Towards a Global Initiative
Assistive Devices Intervention (ADI) Evaluative Research Program: Report to Community Based Support South (CBS) Inc
Chilla Bulbeck's Living Feminisms
Crime and Criminology; Oxford University Press
in terrorem: 'with their tanks and their bombs, and their bombs and their guns, in your head'; Australian Journal of Sociology
Policing Encounters with Vulnerability; Palgrave Macmillan
Policing Vulnerability; The Federation Press
Positive ageing, neo-liberalism and Australian sociology; Journal of Sociology
Race Riots on the Beach: A case for criminalising hate speech; Papers from the British Criminology Conference
Responding to Heterosexist Hate: A Gender Critique of Coalitionist Strategies in New South Wales; Women Against Violence Journal
Review and Evaluation of the Officer Next Door Program
Sexuality at Work; New Zealand Journal of Industrial Relations
Speech Act Theory, Maledictive Force and the Adjudication of Vilification in Australia; New Talents 21C
The Harms of Verbal and Textual Hatred; Hate Crimes: The Consequences of Hate Crime
The Role of Verbal-Textual Hostility in Hate Crime Regulation: Final Report
The Text and Context of Malediction: A Study of Antisemitic and Heterosexist Hate Violence; VDM Verlag
Verbal and Textual Hostility in Context; Hate crime: concepts, policy, future directions
Vulnerability and Diversity in Policing; Policing Vulnerability
Vulnerability as a Contemporary Challenge for Policing; Policing Encounters with Vulnerability
Vulnerable People Policing: A Preparatory Framework for Operationalising Vulnerability; Policing Vulnerability

Research Projects

What is 'Positive Ageing'? A Comparative Study of Rural and Regional Tasmania; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Assistive Devices Intervention Project
Review and Evaluation of the Officer Next Door Program

Research Candidate Supervision

Health Informatics, Discourses and the Use of Personal Health Information- Which piper, which tune and who pays?
The meaning of higher education in refugee resettlement experiences for students studying at the University of Tasmania