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The impact of racism upon the health and wellbeing of young Australians
The Institute for Citizenship and Globalisation at Deakin University has worked in partnership with the Foundation for Young Australians to conduct this research project into the impact of racismExpand
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Examining Islamic religiosity and civic engagement in Melbourne
With geopolitical concerns surrounding the rise of militant, transnational groups who draw on Islamic texts for legitimacy, the place of Islam in western societies has become a source of anxiety,Expand
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Schools as Sites of Race Relations and Intercultural Tension.
Australia's education system endeavours to provide an environment in which students can learn in a safe and comfortable manner, free of fear of verbal or physical abuse. However, for many schools,Expand
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Multicultural education and racism: the case of Arab-Australian students in contemporary Australia
This paper discusses the social and cultural dimensions of the educational experiences of Arab-Australian students. It seeks to explore the cultural attitudes and the social experiences ofExpand
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Mental healthcare in Kenya: Exploring optimal conditions for capacity building
The global burden of disease related to mental disorders is on the increase, with the World Health Organization (WHO) estimating that over 450 million people are affected worldwide. The Mental HealthExpand
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A psychological perspective on Australia's asylum policies
This paper discusses mental and psychological impacts of Australia's temporary protection visa (TPV) policy on individual asylum seekers. The paper is based on personal narratives constructed byExpand
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The legacy of Australia's treatment of onshore asylum seekers
The Australian government's response to the 'unlawful' arrival of asylum seekers has been characterised by a host of draconian measures - most notably mandatory detention and a punitive 'temporaryExpand
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Lives in Limbo: Voices of Refugees Under Temporary Protection
Lives in Limbo contains the words of 35 recognised refugees languishing in Australia on temporary protection visas. But it is not merely a succession of stories. It locates these experiences solidlyExpand
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