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Researcher: Pease, B (Professor Bob Pease)

Fields of Research

Social Work
Social Change
Counselling, Welfare and Community Services
Clinical Social Work Practice

Research Objectives

Gender and Sexualities
Community Service (excl. Work)
Expanding Knowledge through Studies of Human Society

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

(Re)Constructing Menís Interests; Men and Masculinities
A Manís World? Rethinking Commonalities and Diversity in Menís Practices; Engaging Men in Building Gender Equality
A Manís World?: Changing Men's Practices in a Globlalized World; Zed Books
A Reappraisal of the Theory Practice Debate in Social Work; Asian Pacific Journal of Social Work
Beyond the Father Wound: Memory-Work and the Deconstruction of the Father-Son Relationship; Australian and New Zealand Journal of Family Therapy
Bringing Structural Analyses of Menís Privilege back into Feminist Theories of Menís Violence
Challenges and Directions for Profeminist Practice with Men; Critical Social Work: Theories and Practices for a Socially Just World
Challenging Domination in Social Work Education; Issues in Social Work Education
Challenging the Dominant Paradigm: Social Work Research, Social Justice and Social Change; The Sage Handbook of Social Work Research
Changing The Story For Men: Mytho-Poetical and Socio-Political Perspectives; Changing The Story: National Women and Drugs Conference
Creating Safer Communities: Envisaging a World Without Violence; Shaping Victoria's Future
Critical Ethics of Care in Social Work: Transforming the Politics and Practices of Caring; Routledge
Critical gender theory, gender inequality and menís violence against women
Critical Men's Studies: Fostering Partnership in Gender Relations; Proceedings of the Men and Family Relationships Forum
Critical Reflections on Profeminist Practice in Menís Groups; Gender and Groupwork
Critical social work theory meets evidence-based practice in Australia: towards critical knowledge-informed practice in social work ; Emancipatory Social Work
Critical Social Work: Theories and Practices for a Socially Just World; Allen and Unwin
Decentring White Men: ĎCritical Reflections on Masculinity and White Studies; Whitening Race: Essays in Cultural and Social Criticism
Deconstructing Masculinity - Reconstructing Men; Transforming Social Work Practice: Postmodern, Critical Perspectives
Developing Profeminist Practice with Men in Social Work; Critical Social Work
Dialectical Models Versus Ecological Models in Social Work Practice; 11th Asia-Pacific Regional Seminar on Social Work
Disengaging Men from Patriarchy: Rethinking the Man Question in Masculinity Studiesí; Engaging Men in Building Gender Equality
Dividing Lines: The Politics of the Men's Movement; Community Quarterly: Leading Journal of Community Development Theory and Case Studies
Doing Critical Social Work Under Neoliberalism: Working on the Contradictions; Doing Critical Social Work
Doing Critical Social Work: Transformative Practices for Social Justice; Allen and Unwin
Doing Participatory Research with Profeminist Men; Slices of Life: Qualitative Research Snapshots
Doing Profeminist Research on Men in Social Work: Reflections on Epistemology, Methodology and Politics; Feminisms in Social Work Research: Promise and Possibilities for Justice-Based Knowledge
Domestic Violence in Refugee Families in Australia: Rethinking Settlement Policy and Practice; Journal of Immigrant & Refugee Studies
Emancipatory Social Work for a Postmodern Age; Transforming Social Work Practice: Postmodern, Critical Perspectives
Empowerment: The Modern Social Work Concept Par Excellence; Transforming Social Work Practice: Postmodern, Critical Perspectives
Encouraging Critical Reflections on Privilege in Social Work and the Human Services; Practice Reflexions
Engaging Men in Feminist Social Work: Theory, Politics and Practice; Contemporary Feminisms in Social Work Practice
Engaging Men in Menís Violence Prevention: Exploring the Tensions, Dilemmas and Possibilities; Australian Domestic and Family Violence Clearinghouse
Epistemology, Methodology and Accountability in Researching Menís Subjectivities and Practices; Men, Masculinities and Methodologies
Factors Influencing Attitudes To Violence Against Women; Trauma, Violence & Abuse
Feminism and Menís Behaviour Change Programs: Creative Synthesis or Oxymoron?
Feminism, Masculinity Politics and the Human Services; Working With Men in the Human Services
From Evidence-Based Practice to Critical Knowledge in Post-Positivist Social Work; Critical Social Work: Theories and Practices for a Socially Just World
From Radical to Critical Social Work: Progressive Transformation or Mainstream Incorporation?; Critical Practice in Social Work
Gender Methodologies in the Study of Men and Masculinities; Men, Masculinities and Methodologies
Gendering Men: Implications for Gender Equality; First National Social Group Work Conference
Governing Men and Boys in Public Policy in Australia; Analysing Policy
Governing Menís Violence in Australia; Men and Masculinities Around the World: Transforming Menís Practices
Hegemonic masculinity and the gendering of men in disaster management and response; Advances in Social Work and Welfare
History of Critical and Radical Social Work; The New Politics of Social Work
Honouring Our Mothers; Wet Patch: Sex Gender and Politics
Immigrant Men and Domestic Life: Renegotiating the Patriarchal Bargain?; Migrant Men: Critical Studies of Masculinities and the Migration Experience
Implicating Men or Taking Care of Men: The Politics of Naming Violence Against Women
Injuries and Privileges: Being a White Working-Class Academic Man; Bread and Roses: Voices of Australian Academics from the Working Class
Interrogating Male Privilege in the Human Services and Social Work Education; Women in Welfare Education (Online)
Interrogating privilege and complicity in the oppression of others; Doing Critical Social Work
Introducing Critical Theories in Social Work; Critical Social Work: An Introduction to Theories and Practices
Machismo and the Construction of Immigrant Latin American Masculinities; Migrant Men: Critical Studies of Masculinities and the Migration Experience
Make a Differenceí, Interviewed by Michael Flood
MASA: Men Against Sexual Assault; Issues Facing Australian families
Masculine Migrations; Men of the Global South: A Reader
Masculinism, Climate Change and ďMan-madeĒ Disasters: Toward an Environmentalist Profeminist Response; Men, Masculinities and Disaster
Masculinity and Health: The Emotional and Physical Costs of Dominance; National Conference on Benzodiazepine (Minor Tranquilliser) Use
Men & Sexual Politics...toward a profeminist practice; Dulwich Centre Publications
Men Against Sexual Assault: Rape Awareness Education and Action Against Men's Violence in Australia
Men and gender relations; Tertitary Press
Men and Masculinities Around the World: Transforming Men's Practices; Palgrave MacMillan
Men and Masculinities on the Move; Migrant Men: Critical Studies of Masculinities and the Migration Experience
Men and Masculinities: Profeminist Approaches to Changing Men; Critical Social Work: An Introduction to Theories and Practices
Men Challenging Patriarchy: Problems and Prospects; Listening to Women's Stories: A Conference
Men in Families; Issues Facing Australian families
Men in Families: Moving Beyond Patriarchal Relations; Issues Facing Australian families
Men in Social Work: Challenging or Reproducing an Unequal Gender Regime?; Affilia: journal of women and social work
Men Supportive of Men: A developmental evaluation of Men's Group West, a program for men with a psychiatric disability in Melbourne's inner-wester suburbs
Men's Groups: Contradictions, Limitations and Political Potential; First National Social Group Work Conference
Men's Responsibility: A Reply to Gerry Orkin; Wet Patch: Sex Gender and Politics
Men, Masculinities and Disaster; Routledge
Men, Masculinities and Methodologies; Palgrave MacMillan
Migrant Masculinities: The Experiences of Latin American Migrant Men in Australia; Journal of Iberian and Latin American Studies
Migrant Men: Critical Studies of Masculinities and the Migration Experience; Routledge
Military Deployment, Masculinity and Trauma: Reviewing the Connections; The Journal of Men's Studies
Mothers and Sons: Using Memory-work to Explore the Subjectivities and Practices of Profeminist Men; Dissecting the Mundane: International Perspectives on Memory-work
Moving Beyond Mateship: Reconstructing Australian Menís Practices; A Manís World? Changing Menís Practices in a Globalized World
Naming Violence as a Gender Issue: Victimisation, Blame and Responsibility; Women Against Violence: An Australian Feminist Journalí
Naming Violence as a Gender Issue: Victimisation, Blame and Responsibility; Issues Facing Australian Families
Neoliberalism and Australian social work: accommodation or resistance; Journal of Social Work
ntroducing Critical Theories for Social Work in a Neo-liberal Context; Critical Social Work: Theories and Practices for a Socially Just World
Political Issues in Working with Men in the Human Services; Women Against Violence: An Australian Feminist Journalí
Postmodern Critical Theory and Emancipatory Social Work Practice; Transforming Social Work Practice: Postmodern, Critical Perspectives
Preventing Menís Violence Against Women; Australian Association of Social Workers Forum on Family Violence
Privilege; International Encyclopedia of Men and Masculinities
Profeminist action by Men
Profeminist Politics; Wet Patch: Sex Gender and Politics
Profeminist Subjectivities: Working on the Contradictions; Mattoid; A Journal of Literary and Cultural Studies
Racialised Masculinities and the Health of Immigrant and Refugee Men; Men's Health: Body, Identity and Social Context
Recognition, Resistance and Reconstruction: An Introduction to Subjectivities and Social Justice; The Politics of Recognition and Social Justice: Transforming Subjectivities and New Forms of Resistance
Reconstructing Heterosexual Subjectivities and Practices with White Middle-Class Men; Race, Gender & Class: an interdisciplinary journal
Reconstructing Masculinity or Ending Manhood? The Potential and Limitations of Transforming Masculine Subjectivities for Gender Equality; Alternative Masculinities for a Changing World
Reconstructing violent rural masculinities: responding to fractures in the rural gender order in Australia; Culture, Society and Masculinities
Recreating Men: Postmodern Masculinity Politics; Sage
Reflecting on Menís Structural Advantage in Social Work
Reflections on Tensions and Dilemmas in Writing Personal Accounts of Privilege; Emergent Writing Methodologies in Feminist Studies
Refugee Settlement, Safety and Wellbeing: Exploring Domestic and Family Violence in Refugee Communities
Researching Domestic Violence in Refugee Families
Researching Profeminist Men's Narratives in a Postmodern Frame; Research and Practice in Social Work: Postmodern, Feminist
Reshaping Community Attitudes Towards Violence Against Women; Violence Against Women in Families and Relationships: Volume 4 The Media and Cultural Attitudes
Rethinking Empowerment: A Postmodern Reappraisal for Emancipatory Practice; The British Journal of Social Work
Rethinking Masculinities in the African Diaspora; Migrant Men: Critical Studies of Masculinities and the Migration Experience
Rethinking Men's Power
Rethinking Menís Behaviour Change Programs in the Context of Gender Inequality, Masculinity and the State: A Critical Review of the Literature
Rethinking Profeminist Menís Behaviour Change Programs; Women Against Violence: an Australian feminist journal
Rethinking the Relationship Between Self and Society; Critical Social Work: An Introduction to Theories and Practices
Rethinking the Significance of Attitudes in Preventing Menís Violence Against Women; Australian Journal of Social Issues
Rethinking Violence Against Women Policies in Australia
Review of A. McMahon, Taking Care of Men
Review of I. Balbus, Emotional Rescue: The Theory and Practice of a Feminist Father
Review of J. Horsfall, The Presence of the Past: Male Violence in the Family
Review of L. Dominelli, Sociology for Social Work
Review of M. Kaufman, Cracking the Armour: Power, Pain and the Lives of Men
Review of M. Kimmel and A. Ferber (eds) Privilege: A Reader
Review of Men, Masculinities and Social Theory, J. Hearn and D. Morgan (eds)
Review of R. Watts and R. Jagers (eds) Manhood Development in African-American Communities
Seeds of Change
Sex Role Theory; International Encyclopedia of Men and Masculinities
Social Workers Beyond National Borders: Towards Transnational Critical Theory
Studying Menís Practices and Gender Relations in a Global Context; A Manís World? Changing Menís Practices in a Globalized World
Talking to Men in the Workplace About Sexual Assault; Without Consent: Confronting Adult Sexual Violence Conference, Proceedings
Teaching Alternative Approaches to Organisational Analysis; Issues in Social Work Education
Teaching Anti-Patriarchal Men's Studies in Social Work; Social Work Education: the international journal
The Changing Role of Indigenous Men in Community and Family Life: A Conversation with Graham Atkinson; Working With Men in the Human Services
The Factors Influencing Community Attitudes in Relation to Violence Against Women: A Critical Review of the Literature
The Gendered Terrain of Disaster: Thinking About Men and Masculinities; Men, Masculinities and Disaster
The Importance of Feminist Theoretical Frameworks for Understanding Violence Against Womení; Family Violence Issues Paper
The International Encyclopedia of Men and Masculinities; Routledge
The Men's Festival: Experiencing the Contradictions; Wet Patch: Sex Gender and Politics
The Other Side of Social Exclusion: Interrogating the Role of the Privileged in Reproducing Inequality; Theorising Social Exclusion
The Politics of Gendered Emotions: Disrupting Menís Emotional Investments in Privilege; Australian Journal of Social Issues
The Politics of Men's Health Promotion; Insight (Melbourne)
The Politics of Recognition and Social Justice: Transforming Subjectivities and New Forms of Resistance; Routledge
The Sexual Politics of Men's Health; Proceedings of the Second National Men's Health Conference
The Theory-Practice Debate in Social Work: A Critical Re-appraisal; Asian-Pacific Region Social Work Education Association Conference
Theoretical and Political Issues in Working with Men; Working With Men in the Human Services
Theorising Menís Violence Against Women in Refugee Families: Towards an Intersectional Feminist Framework; Insight (Melbourne)
Theorising Menís Violence Prevention Policies: Limitations and Possibilities of Interventions in a Patriarchal State; Preventing Sexual Violence: Interdisciplinary Approaches to Challenging a Rape Culture
Theorizing Normalization as Hidden Privilege; Normalization Processes and Outsiderhood: Complexities in the Neo-Liberal Swedish Welfare
Towards a critical ethic of care in social work; Critical Ethics of Care in Social Work: Transforming the Politics and Practices of Caring
Towards Collaborative Research on Socialist Theory and Practice in Social Work; Social Change and Social Welfare Practice
Transforming Privileged Subjectivities: Towards a Pedagogy of the Oppressor; The Politics of Recognition and Social Justice: Transforming Subjectivities and New Forms of Resistance
Transforming Social Work Practice: Postmodern critical perspectives; Allen and Unwin
Understanding Adultism and Adult Privilege: An Essential Step Towards Honouring Children and Young People; The Tasmanian Childrenís Commission Forum
Undoing Menís Privilege and Advancing Gender Equality in Public Sector Institutions; Policy & Society: an interdisciplinary journal of policy research
Undoing privilege in social work: Implications for critical practices in the local and global context; Social Work in a Glocalised World
Undoing privilege in Western social work: implications for critically-reflective practice in China; China Journal of Social Work
Undoing Privilege: Unearned Advantage in a Divided World; Zed Books
Working with Men in the Human Services; Allen and Unwin
ĎNew Wine in Old Bottles?íí A Commentary on ĎĎWhatís in it for Men?íí: Old Question, New Data; Men and Masculinities

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision