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Researcher: Flanagan, KM (Dr Kathleen Flanagan)

Fields of Research

Urban Sociology and Community Studies
Social Policy
Public Policy
Housing Markets, Development, Management
Urban Policy
Sociological Methodology and Research Methods
Applied Sociology, Program Evaluation and Social Impact Assessment
Gender Specific Studies

Research Objectives

Public Services Policy Advice and Analysis
Government and Politics
Expanding Knowledge through Studies of Human Society
Community Service (excl. Work)
Structure, Delivery and Financing of Community Services
Law Reform
Political Systems
Urban Planning
Social Class and Inequalities
Families and Family Services

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A Genealogy of Public Housing Production: Practice, Knowledge and the Broadacre Housing Estate; Housing, Theory and Society
Affordable Housing Strategy Tasmania 2015-2025: Statement of Key Issues and Solutions
Affordable housing strategy, Tasmania 2015-2025
Book review: The Geopolitics of Real Estate: Reconfiguring Property, Capital and Rights
Discussion Paper: Pathways to housing tax reform; AHURI Final Report
Homelessness, Tasmania… and Airbnb; Parity magazine
Individualised forms of welfare provision and reform of Australia’s housing assistance system
Literature and Policy Review of Homelessness Support Services
Ordinary things: an archaeology of public housing
Pathways to housing tax reform
Pathways to state property tax reform, AHURI Final Report No. 291; Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute Limited
Public housing and the politics of stigma; Australian Journal of Social Issues
Recent housing transfer experience in Australia: implications for affordable housing industry development; AHURI Final Report
Social housing as Infrastructure
Social network analysis in the suburban context: intersections of stigma, social capital and community engagement
Using Historical Methods in Housing Studies; SAGE Research Methods Cases Part 2
‘Problem families’ in public housing: discourse, commentary and (dis)order; Housing Studies

Research Projects

Community engagement for the 'Hard to reach': Trialling participatory social network mapping in Tasmania; Henry Halloran Trust (HHT)
Housing outcomes after domestic and family violence; Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute (AHURI)
Inquiry into integrated housing support for vulnerable families; Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute (AHURI)
Inquiry into pathways to housing tax reform; Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute (AHURI)
Inquiry into Social Housing as infrastructure; Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute (AHURI)
Recent Housing Transfer Experience in Australia: Implications for Industry Development; Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute (AHURI)
The conceptual underpinnings of social housing as infrastructure ; Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute (AHURI)
Centacare Evolve Housing Social Return on Investment (SROI) Project

Research Candidate Supervision