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Researcher: Western, M (Professor Mark Western)

Fields of Research

Australian government and politics
Social change
Health and community services
Social policy

Research Objectives

Expanding knowledge in human society
Social class and inequalities
Other culture and society
Expanding knowledge in philosophy and religious studies

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Class Attainment Among British Men A Multivariate Extension of the CASMIN Model of Intergenerational Class Mobility; European Sociological Review
Class Biography and Class Consciousness in Australia; Research in Social Stratification and Mobility
Class in Australia in the 1980s and 1990s; A Sociology of Australian Society
Class voting, social change, and the left in Australia, 1943-96; British Journal of Sociology
Class, gender and earnings inequality in Australia, 1986-1993; TASA '98
Postmaterilist and Economic Voting in Australia; APSA - Australasian Political Studies Association
Satisfaction with Housework: Examining the paradox; Sociology
Who thinks what about capitalism? Class consciousness and attitudes to economic institutions; Journal of Sociology

Research Projects

The impact of class: changing social inequality, identity and conflict in Australia; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Report Review
Unemployment and Health Project

Research Candidate Supervision