The Swinburne Institute for Social Research
The Swinburne Institute for Social Research is one of the largest social science and humanities research centres in Australia. We produce relevant and outstanding research across a range of critical issues, including the sustainability of our cities, the impact of digital technologies, and the movement of people across borders. Or researchers work with industry, government and community partners to extend the evidence base, identify solutions to complex problems and contribute to public debate.
Swinburne's Ken Haley reviews Ben Hills book 'Stop The Press! How Greed, Incompetence (and the internet) Wrecked Fairfax
Ben Hills offers a distinctive take on what went wrong for Fairfax, ...
Swinburne social researcher Peter Brent on the political polling industry
What happens when you add a hypothetical to a hypothetical?
Germany on song
Swinburne Professor Klaus Neumann traces the story from the 1954 “Miracle of ...
Friday 22 August
Rowan Wilken discusses Facebook's ambitious, long-term reposition as a local recommendation service.
A reading group for all Swinburne staff and students researching in field of Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islander and international Indigenous studies.
Wednesday 27 August
Five excellent presentations and lively discussion on a broad range of topics.