Journal articles

Brotherhood researchers contribute articles to journals in a variety of disciplines. Recent articles are listed here, with links to the abstract or home page of the relevant journal where applicable. 

Marcus Banks and Dina Bowman 2019, 'Bad timing: the temporal dimensions of economic insecurity', Critical Sociology, published online 13 November.

Matthew Curry 2019, ‘The Great Recession and shifting patterns of college effects for young men’, Research in Social Stratification and Mobility, vol. 59, pp.34–45.

Simon Biggs and Ashley Carr 2018, ‘Balancing compliance and care in dementia practice’, in Australian Journal of Dementia Care, vol. 7, no. 3, pp. 26–30.

John van Kooy and Dina Bowman 2018, ‘Surrounded with so much uncertainty’: asylum seekers and manufactured precarity in Australia, Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies, published online 23 January. DOI: 10.1080/1369183X.2018.1427563

Nicolas Herault and Francisco Azpitarte 2016, ‘Understanding changes in the distribution and redistribution of income: a unifying decomposition framework’, Review of Income and Wealth, vol. 62, no. 2, pp. 266–82.

George Myconos, Joseph Thomas, Kimberley Wilson, Kitty te Riele and Luke Swain 2016, 'Educational re-engagement as social inclusion: the role of flexible learning options in alternative provision in Australia', Forum, vol. 58, no. 3, pp. 345–54. DOI: 

Michael McGann, Rachel Ong, Dina Bowman, Alan Duncan, Helen Kimberley and Simon Biggs 2016, Gendered ageism in Australia: changing perceptions of age discrimination among older men and women, Economic Papers, Published online 26 September. DOI: 10.1111/1759-3441.12155

Dina Bowman, Michael McGann, Helen Kimberley and Simon Biggs 2016, Activation and active ageing? Mature-age jobseekers' experience of employment services', Social Policy and Society. Published online 20 June. 

John van Kooy 2016, 'Refugee women as entrepreneurs in Australia', Forced Migration Review, no.53, pp.71–73. (Also downloadable as A5 size PDF, 337 KB)

Helen Kimberley, Barry Golding and Bonnie Simons 2016, 'The company of others: generating knowhow in later life', International Journal of Lifelong Education. Published online 8 September. DOI: 10.1080/02601370.2016.1224038 

Michael Cuthill, Laurie Buys, Bruce Wilson, Helen Kimberley, Denise Reghenzani, Peter Kearns, Sally Thompson, Barry Golding, Jo Root and Rhonda Weston 2016, ‘Ageing and learning in Australia: arguing an evidence base for informed and equitable policy’, Current Aging Science, vol. 9, no. 3, pp. 196–202. DOI: 10.2174/1874609809666160506122322

Dina Bowman, Michael McGann, Helen Kimberley and Simon Biggs 2016, 'Rusty, invisible and threatening: ageing, capital and employability', Work Employment & Society, first published online 7 June

Michael McGann, Helen Kimberley, Dina Bowman and Simon Biggs 2016, 'The netherworld between work and retirement', Social Policy and Society, FirstView article, published online 3 June.

Simon Biggs, Michael McGann, Dina Bowman and Helen Kimberley 2016, 'Work, health and the commodification of life's time: reframing work–life balance and the promise of a long life', Ageing and Society, FirstView article, published online 23 May.

Iris Levin, Joseph Borlagdan, Shelley Mallett and Jehonathan Ben 2015, A critical examination of the youth foyer model for alleviating homelessness: strengthening a promising evidence baseEvidence Base, issue 4.

Nicolas Herault and Francisco Azpitarte 2015, ‘Recent trends in income redistribution in Australia: can changes in the tax-benefit system account for the decline in redistribution?’, Economic Record, vol. 91, pp. 38–53.

Sadler, E, Biggs, S and Glaser, K 2013, 'Spiritual perspectives of Black Caribbean and White British older adults: development of a spiritual typology in later life', Ageing & Society, vol. 33, no. 3, pp. 511–38.

Dixon, J, Stevens, M, Biggs, S, Manthorpe, G and Tinker, A 2013, 'Defining the "perpetrator": abuse, neglect and dignity in care', Journal of Adult Protection, vol. 15, no. 1, pp. 5–14.

Bond, S and Borlagdan, J 2013, ‘Keeping young people engaged: the role of Youth Connections’, The Australian Career Practitioner, vol. 24, no. 1, pp. 9–10

Biggs, S and Kimberley, H 2013, 'Adult ageing and social policy: new risks to identity', Social Policy & Society, vol. 12, no. 2, pp. 287–97.

Biggs, S and Haapala, I 2013, 'Elder mistreatment, ageism, and human rights', International Psychogeriatrics, vol. 25, no. 8, pp. 1299–1306.

Lindenberg, J, Westerndorp, R, Kurrle, S and Biggs, S 2013, 'Elder abuse an international perspective: exploring the context of elder abuse', International Psychogeriatrics,  vol. 25, no. 8, pp. 1213–15.

Kelaher, M, Dunt, D, Curry, S, Joubert, L, Berman, N and Johnson, V 2013, 'Evaluating the health impacts of participation in Australian community arts groups', Health Promotion International (Advance access published 24 January).

Biggs, S and Kimberley, H 2013, 'Adult ageing and social policy: new risks to identity', Social Policy and Society, no. 12, pp.  287–97, published online 2 January 2013, DOI:10.1017/S1474746412000656.

Barnett, Diallo Roost, F and McEachran, J 2013, 'Evaluating the effectiveness of the Home Interaction Program for Parents and Youngsters (HIPPY), Family Matters, no. 91, pp. 25–35.

Moulaert, T and Biggs, S 2013, 'International and European policy on work and retirement: reinventing critical perspectives on active ageing and mature subjectivity', Human Relations, vol. 66, no. 1, pp. 23–43.

Boehm, M, Bowman, D and Zinn, JO 2013, 'Survey research and the production of evidence for social policy', Social Policy and Society (First View Online, January).

Bowman, D, Bodsworth, E and Zinn, JO 2012, 'Gender inequalities and risk during the ‘rush hour’ of life', Social Policy and Society (First View Online, October).

Kelaher, M, Berman, N, Dunt, D, Johnson, V, Curry, S and Joubert, L 2012, ‘Evaluating community outcomes of participation in community arts: a case for civic dialogue’, Journal of Sociology  published online 25 April, DOI: 10.1177/1440783312442255.

Smyth, P 2012, 'Securing the social conditions for individual autonomy in Australia', guest editorial, Australian Social Work, vol. 65, no. 1, pp. 1–5.

Bowman, D 2012, ‘The contentious politics of unemployment in Europe’, book review in International Sociology, vol. 27, no. 2, pp. 6–8.

Biggs, S and Haapala, I 2010, ‘Responsibility, ambivalence and care: theoretical development in elder mistreatment', Ageing International, vol. 35, no. 3, pp. 171–84.

Johnson, V, Currie, G and Stanley, J 2010, 'Exploring transport to arts and cultural activities as a facilitator of social inclusion', Journal of Transport Policy, vol. 8, no.1, pp. 68–75.

Johnson, V, Currie, G and Stanley, J 2010, 'Measures of disadvantage: is car ownership a good indicator?', Social Indicators Research, vol. 97, no. 3, pp. 439–50.

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