The University of Wollongong Faculty of Social Sciences was formed in 2013 following an organisational restructure. It comprised an amalgamation of the former Faculty of Education and the Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences. Related series: Faculty of Education - Papers (Archive); Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences - Papers (Archive).

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Papers from 2017

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Beyond the academic precariat: a collective biography of poetic subjectivities in the neoliberal university, Catherine Hartung, Nicoli Barnes, Rosie Kate Welch, Gabrielle H. O'Flynn, Jonnell Uptin, and Samantha McMahon

Objectively measured sedentary time and academic achievement in schoolchildren, Luís Lopes, Rute Santos, Jorge Mota, Beatriz Pereira, and Vitor Pires Lopes

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Vection and cybersickness generated by head-and-display motion in the Oculus Rift, Stephen Palmisano, Rebecca Mursic, and Juno Kim

A mixed methods study of the mental health and criminal justice histories of missing persons, Amy Sowerby and Stuart DM Thomas

Papers from 2016

'Touch the screen': Linking touch-based educational technology with learning – A synthesis of current research, Shirley Agostinho, Paul Ginns, Sharon K. Tindall-Ford, Myrto-Foteini Mavilidi, and Fred Paas

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Association between serum adiponectin levels and muscular fitness in Portuguese adolescents: LabMed Physical Activity Study, C Agostinis-Sobrinho, Rute Santos, Carla Moreira, Sandra Abreu, Luis Lopes, J Oliveira-Santos, R Rosario, Susana Povoas, and Jorge Mota

The risk factors for psy-diagnosis? Gender, racialization and social class, Julie Allan and Valerie Harwood

Personality, hedonic balance and the quality and quantity of sleep in adulthood, Mark S. Allen, Christopher A. Magee, and Stewart A. Vella

Be happy in your work: the role of positive psychology in working with change and performance, Mark S. Allen and Paul J. Mccarthy

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Personality and body-mass-index in school-age children: An exploration of mediating and moderating variables, Mark S. Allen and Stewart A. Vella

Personality and body image: A systematic review, Mark S. Allen and Emma Walter

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Application of chronic care model for self-management of type 2 diabetes: focus on the middle-aged population of Pakistan, Rashid M. Ansari, Hassan Hosseinzadeh, and Nicholas Zwar

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A quantitative research on self-management of type 2 diabetes in middle-aged population of rural area of Pakistan, Rashid M. Ansari, Hassan Hosseinzadeh, and Nicholas Zwar

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Exploring the qualitative research on diabetes self-management in middle-aged population of rural area of Pakistan, Rashid M. Ansari, Hassan Hosseinzadeh, and Nicholas Zwar

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Primary healthcare system of Pakistan: Challenges to self-management of type 2 diabetes, Rashid M. Ansari, Hassan Hosseinzadeh, and Nicholas Zwar

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Systematic review of Type 2 diabetes self-management: focusing on the middle-aged population of rural area of Pakistan, Rashid M. Ansari, Hassan Hosseinzadeh, and Nicholas Zwar

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Activating primary care COPD patients with multi-morbidity (APCOM) pilot project, Sameera Ansari, Hassan Hosseinzadeh, Sarah Dennis, and Nicholas Zwar

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Large-scale investment in green space as an intervention for physical activity, mental and cardiometabolic health: study protocol for a quasi-experimental evaluation of a natural experiment, Thomas E. Astell-Burt, Xiaoqi Feng, and Gregory Kolt

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Is more area-level crime associated with more sitting and less physical activity? Longitudinal evidence from 37,162 Australians, Thomas E. Astell-Burt, Xiaoqi Feng, Gregory S. Kolt, and Bin Jalaludin

'We should assess the students in more authentic situations': Swedish PE teacher educators' views of the meaning of movement skills for future PE teachers, Erik R. Backman and Philip J. Pearson

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Loneliness and schizotypy are distinct constructs, separate from general psychopathology, Johanna C. Badcock, Emma Barkus, Alex S. Cohen, Romola Bucks, and David R. Badcock

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Toxicological considerations, toxicity assessment, and risk management of inhaled nanoparticles, Shahnaz Bakand and Amanda Hayes

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Feedback on second language pronunciation: A case study of EAP teachers' beliefs and practices, Amanda Ann Baker and Michael Burri

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Perceptions of task interdependence and functional leadership in schools, Kerry Barnett and John McCormick

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Correlates of gross motor competence in children and adolescents: A systematic review and meta-analysis, Lisa M. Barnett, Samuel Lai, Sanne Veldman, Louise L. Hardy, Dylan P. Cliff, Philip J. Morgan, Avigdor Zask, David R. Lubans, Sarah Shultz, Nicola D. Ridgers, Elaine Rush, Helen Brown, and Anthony D. Okely

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A virtual community of practice for general practice training: a preimplementation survey, Stephen Barnett, Sandra C. Jones, Sue Bennett, Donald C. Iverson, and Laura Robinson

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Sequential processing in young and older adults in the equiprobable auditory Go/NoGo task, Robert J. Barry, Frances De Blasio, and Adele E. Cave

ERP Go/NoGo condition effects are better detected with separate PCAs, Robert J. Barry, Frances De Blasio, Jack Fogarty, and Diana Karamacoska

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Reinstating the Novelty P3, Robert J. Barry, Genevieve Z. Steiner, and Frances De Blasio

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Support for assessment practice: developing the Assessment Design Decisions Framework, Margaret Bearman, Phillip Dawson, David J. Boud, Sue Bennett, Matt Hall, and Elizabeth K. Molloy

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Protocol for a systematic review of evaluation research for adults who have participated in the 'SMART recovery' mutual support programme, Alison K. Beck, Amanda Baker, Peter James Kelly, Frank P. Deane, Anthony Shakeshaft, David Hunt, Erin Forbes, and John F. Kelly

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Modeling hierarchical relationships in Hinkle's implications grid data, Richard Bell, Peter Caputi, and Leonie M. Miller

Investigating university educators' design thinking and the implications for design support tools, Sue Bennett, Shirley Agostinho, and Lori Lockyer

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The process of designing for learning: understanding university teachers' design work, Sue Bennett, Shirley Agostinho, and Lori Lockyer

Effects of motion in the far peripheral visual field on cognitive test performance and cognitive load, Andy Bevilacqua, Fred Paas, and Genomary Krigbaum

Hinduism and Economics, Thomas Birtchnell

A New Industrial Future? 3D Printing and the Reconfiguring of Production, Distribution, and Consumption, Thomas Birtchnell and John Urry

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Improving precautionary communication in the EMF field? Effects of making messages consistent and explaining the effectiveness of precautions, Christoph A. Boehmert, Peter M. Wiedemann, and Rodney J. Croft

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Australian pregnant women's awareness of gestational weight gain and dietary guidelines: opportunity for action, Khlood Bookari, Heather Yeatman, and Moira J. Williamson

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Exploring Australian women's level of nutrition knowledge during pregnancy: a cross-sectional study, Khlood Bookari, Heather Yeatman, and Moira J. Williamson

A framework for adaptive learning design in a web-conferencing environment, Matt Bower

Advertising as a cue to consume: a systematic review and meta-analysis of the effects of acute exposure to unhealthy food and nonalcoholic beverage advertising on intake in children and adults, Emma J. Boyland, Sarah Nolan, Bridget Kelly, Catrin Tudur-Smith, Andrew Jones, Jason CG Halford, and Eric Robinson

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Mismatch negativity and P50 sensory gating in abstinent former cannabis users, Samantha J. Broyd, Lisa-Marie Greenwood, Hendrika H. van Hell, Rodney J. Croft, Hannah Coyle, Benjamin Lee-Bates, Juanita Todd, Stuart J. Johnstone, Patricia Michie, and Nadia Solowij

Schizotypy and auditory mismatch negativity in a non-clinical sample of young adults., Samantha J. Broyd, Patricia Michie, Jason Bruggemann, Hendrika H. van Hell, Lisa-Marie Greenwood, Rodney J. Croft, Juanita Todd, Rhoshel Lenroot, and Nadia Solowij

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Acute and chronic effects of cannabinoids on human cognition-a systematic review, Samantha J. Broyd, Hendrika H. van Hell, Camilla Beale, Murat Yucel, and Nadia Solowij

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Making a smart city for the smart grid? The urban material politics of actualising smart electricity networks, Harriet Bulkeley, Pauline M. McGuirk, and Robyn Dowling

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Teaching rhythm and rhythm grouping: The butterfly technique, Michael Burri and Amanda Ann Baker

Anchoring academic vocabulary with a "hard hitting" haptic pronunciation teaching technique, Michael Burri, Amanda Ann Baker, and William Acton

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Are respiratory protection standards protecting worker health against ultrafine diesel particulate matter emissions? An Australian perspective, Kerrie Burton, Jane L. Whitelaw, Alison L. Jones, and Brian Davies

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Efficiency of respirator filter media against diesel particulate matter: a comparison study using two diesel particulate sources, Kerrie Burton, Jane L. Whitelaw, Alison L. Jones, and Brian Davies

Social marketing and value in behaviour?: Perceived value of using energy efficiently among low income older citizens, Katherine A. Butler, Ross Gordon, Katherine Roggeveen, Gordon R. Waitt, and Paul Cooper

Dialogical reflexivity in supervision: an experiential learning process for enhancing reflective and relational competencies, Fiona L. Calvert, Trevor P. Crowe, and Brin F. S Grenyer

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Modulation of the N170 with classical conditioning: The use of emotional imagery and acoustic startle in healthy and depressed participants, David A. Camfield, Jessica Mills, Emma Kornfeld, and Rodney J. Croft

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Introduction to "Construing Change: Special Issue from the 20th International Congress on Personal Construct Psychology", Peter Caputi

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Adesão ao tratamento nas perturbações psiquiátricas: o impacto das atitudes e das crenças em profissionais de serviços de psiquiatria e saúde mental em Portugal. Parte I: aspetos conceptuais e metodológicos, Ana Cardoso, Mitchell K. Byrne, and Miguel Xavier

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A nutrient profiling assessment of packaged foods using two star-based front-of-pack labels, Amy Carrad, Jimmy Chun Yu Louie, Heather Yeatman, Elizabeth K. Dunford, Bruce Neal, and Victoria M. Flood

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Geographies of making: rethinking materials and skills for volatile futures, Chantel Carr and Christopher R. Gibson

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A systematic review of cognitive failures in daily life: healthy populations, Nicole Carrigan and Emma Barkus

Systematic review of sedentary behaviour and health indicators in school-aged children and youth: An update, Valerie Carson, Stephen Hunter, Nicholas Kuzik, Casey E. Gray, Veronica J. Poitras, Jean-Phillipe Chaput, Travis J. Saunders, Peter T. Katzmarzyk, Anthony D. Okely, Sarah Connor Gorber, Michelle E. Kho, Margaret Sampson, Helena Lee, and Mark S. Tremblay

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An official welcome to the Anthropocene epoch - but who gets to decide it's here?, Noel Castree

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Anthropocene, Noel Castree

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A tribute to Doreen Massey (3 January 1944-11 March 2016), Noel Castree

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Broaden research on the human dimensions of climate change, Noel Castree

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Geography and the new social contract for global change research, Noel Castree

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Nature, Noel Castree

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Noel Castree (University of Wollongong) on Christophe Bonneuil and Jean-Baptiste Fressoz's The Shock of the Anthropocene: The Earth, History, and Us, Noel Castree

Understanding our place in the world, Noel Castree

Comparing apples and oranges? A critical look at research on learning from statics versus animations, Juan C. Castro-Alonso, Paul L. Ayres, and Fred Paas

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Symptom endorsement in men versus women with a diagnosis of depression: A differential item functioning approach, Anna Cavanagh, Coralie J. Wilson, Peter Caputi, and David J. Kavanagh

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Unhealthy sport sponsorship continues to target kids, Kathy Chapman and Bridget Kelly

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Do Wi-Fi and mobile phones really cause cancer? Experts respond, Simon Chapman, Darren Saunders, Rodney J. Croft, and Sarah P. Loughran

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Children talking about writing: Investigating metalinguistic understanding, Honglin Chen and Debra Myhill

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Illawarra Aboriginal community profile: a snapshot of an urban Aboriginal community, Kathleen F. Clapham, Scott F. Winch, Valerie Harwood, Peter James Kelly, Paul A. Chandler, Kate Senior, and Darcelle Wu

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Physical activity patterns during pregnancy in a sample of Portuguese women: a longitudinal prospective study, Paula Clara-Santos, Sandra Abreu, Carla Moreira, Rute Santos, Margarida Ferreira, Odete Alves, Pedro Moreira, and Jorge Mota

Occupational therapy predischarge home visits in acute hospital care: A randomized trial, Lindy Clemson, Natasha A. Lannin, Kylie Wales, Glenn P. Salkeld, Laurence Rubenstein, Laura Gitlin, Sarah Barris, Lynette Mackenzie, and Ian D. Cameron

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Objectively measured sedentary behaviour and health and development in children and adolescents: systematic review and meta-analysis, Dylan P. Cliff, Kylie Hesketh, Stewart A. Vella, Trina Hinkley, Margarita D. Tsiros, Nicola D. Ridgers, Alison Carver, Jenny Veitch, Anne-Maree Parrish, Louise L. Hardy, Ronald Plotnikoff, Anthony D. Okely, Jo Salmon, and David R. Lubans

Developing the living in the community questionnaire: reporting the social outcomes of mental health care, Tim Coombs, Cheryl Reed, and Alan Rosen

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A personal constructivist approach for investigating the patterns of dependency of adolescents with autism spectrum disorder: case study of two families, Elizabeth Kate Cridland, Peter Caputi, Beverly M. Walker, Sandra C. Jones, and Christopher A. Magee

Reflections and recommendations for conducting in-depth interviews with people With dementia, Elizabeth Cridland, Lyn Phillipson, Christopher R. Brennan-Horley, and Kate Swaffer

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The lessons to be learned now the ABC's pulled its 'inaccurate' Wi-Fried program, Rodney J. Croft

Sustaining mobile learning in inclusive environments: A universal design for learning approach, Therese M. Cumming, Iva Strnadova, Roselyn M. Dixon, and Irina Verenikina

The relevance of attention in schizophrenia P50 paired stimulus studies, Anna Dalecki, Amity Green, Stuart J. Johnstone, and Rodney J. Croft

The Larnaca Declaration on Learning Design - 2013, James Dalziel, Grainne Conole, Sandra Wills, Simon Walker, Sue Bennett, Eva Dobozy, Leanne Cameron, Emil Badilescu-Buga, and Matt Bower

Learning design: where do we go from here?, James Dalziel, Sandra Wills, Grainne Conole, Simon Walker, Sue Bennett, Eva Dobozy, Leanne Cameron, Emil Badilescu-Buga, Matt Bower, and Chris Pegler

Prediction of individual differences in adjustment to loss: acceptance and valued-living as critical appraisal and coping strengths, Esther Davis, Frank P. Deane, and Geoffrey C. Lyons

A cultural conundrum: Delayed false-belief understanding in Filipino children, Ma Regina Laya De Gracia, Candida C. Peterson, and Marc de Rosnay

Picturing meaning: an ERP study on the integration of left or right-handed first-person perspective pictures into a sentence context, J A. De Nooijer, Liselotte Gootjes, Tamara Van Gog, Fred Paas, and R Zwaan

Independent and combined effects of sex and biological maturation on motor coordination and performance in prepubertal children, Leonardo Gomes De Oliveira Luz, Sean P. Cumming, Joao P. Duarte, Joao Valente-Dos-Santos, Maria J. Almeida, Aristides Machado-Rodrigues, Cristina Padez, Bruno Cleiton M. Carmo, Rute Santos, Andre Filipe Teixeira E Seabra, and Manuel J. Coelho-E-Silva

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Cities of Australia and the Pacific Islands, Robyn Dowling and Pauline M. McGuirk

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Demonstrating retrofitting: perspectives from Australian local government, Robyn Dowling, Pauline M. McGuirk, and Harriet Bulkeley

Making sense of sound: Visceral sonic mapping as a research tool, Michelle Duffy, Gordon R. Waitt, and Theresa Harada

Who does the reading, who the talking? Low-income fathers and mothers in the US interacting with their young children around a picture book, Elisabeth Duursma

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The community strength model: A proposal to invest in existing Aboriginal intellectual capital, Michelle J. Eady

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Living with landscape fire: Landholder understandings of agency, scale and control within fiery entanglements, Amanda Edwards and Nicholas J. Gill

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A comparison of Chinese and Australian university students' attitudes towards plagiarism, John Ehrich, Steven J. Howard, Congjun Mu, and Sahar Bokosmaty

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Cultures and Disasters: Understanding Cultural Framings in Disaster Risk Reduction by F. Kruger, G. Bankoff, T. Cannon, B. Orlowski and E.L.F. Shipper, Christine Eriksen

Men, masculinities and wildfire: embodied resistance and rupture, Christine Eriksen and Gordon R. Waitt

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Gendered dynamics of wildland firefighting in Australia, Christine Eriksen, Gordon R. Waitt, and Carrie Wilkinson

The relative importance of relational and scientific characteristics of psychotherapy: perceptions of community members vs. therapists, Nicholas R. Farrell and Brett J. Deacon

Targeting clinician concerns about exposure therapy: A pilot study comparing standard vs. enhanced training, Nicholas R. Farrell, Joshua J. Kemp, Shannon M. Blakey, Johanna Meyer, and Brett J. Deacon