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 2018

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Vection Is Enhanced by Increased Exposure to Optic Flow, Takeharu Seno, Kayoko Murata, Yoshitaka Fujii, Hidetoshi Kanaya, Masaki Ogawa, Kousuke Tokunaga, and Stephen Palmisano

Unmet need for professional mental health care among adolescents with high psychological distress, Rachel Sheppard, Frank P. Deane, and Joseph Ciarrochi

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"Fitting Into The Teaching Profession": Supervising Teachers' Judgements During The Practicum, Lynn D. Sheridan and Sharon K. Tindall-Ford

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Fostering Effective Early Learning (FEEL) Study: Final Report, Iram Siraj, Edward Melhuish, Steven J. Howard, Cathrine Marguerite Neilsen-Hewett, Denise Kingston, Marc de Rosnay, Elisabeth Duursma, Xiaoqi Feng, and Betty Luu

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Property speculation, global capital, urban planning and financialisation: Sydney Boom, Sydney Bust redux, Alistair Sisson, Dallas Rogers, and Christopher R. Gibson

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HIV-1 diversity among young women in rural South Africa: HPTN 068, Mariya Sivay, Sarah Hudelson, Jing Wang, Yaw Agyei, Erica Hamilton, Amanda Selin, Ann Dennis, Kathleen Kahn, Francesc Xavier Gomez-Olive, Catherine L. Mac Phail, James Hughes, Audrey Pettifor, Susan Eshleman, and Mary Grabowski

Mining, masculinity, and morality: Understanding the Australian national imaginary through iconic labor, Nick Skilton

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Employability in a Global Context: Evolving Policy and Practice in Employability, Work Integrated Learning, and Career Development Learning, Martin Smith, Kenton Bell, Dawn Bennett, and Alan McAlpine

Psychotomimetic and Cognitive Effects of Cannabis Use in the General Population, Nadia Solowij

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Therapeutic Effects of Prolonged Cannabidiol Treatment on Psychological Symptoms and Cognitive Function in Regular Cannabis Users: A Pragmatic Open-Label Clinical Trial, Nadia Solowij, Samantha J. Broyd, Camilla Beale, Julie-Anne Prick, Lisa-Marie Greenwood, Hendrika H. van Hell, Chao Suo, Peter Galettis, Nagesh B. Pai, Shanlin Fu, Rodney J. Croft, Jennifer H. Martin, and Murat Yucel

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Second-Hand Exposure of Staff Administering Vaporised Cannabinoid Products to Patients in a Hospital Setting, Nadia Solowij, Peter Galettis, Samantha J. Broyd, Peter de Krey, and Jennifer H. Martin

The psychology of elite cycling: a systematic review, David Spindler, Mark S. Allen, Stewart A. Vella, and Christian F. Swann

Reply to "is it significant? Is it relevant?", Mark Stecker, Patrizio Pasqualetti, Robert J. Barry, Z J. Daskalakis, Hartwig Siebner, and Ulf Ziemann

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Does Partner Selection Mediate the Relationship Between School Attendance and HIV/Herpes Simplex Virus-2 Among Adolescent Girls and Young Women in South Africa: An Analysis of HIV Prevention Trials Network 068 Data, Marie Stoner, Jessie Edwards, William Miller, Allison Aiello, Carolyn Halpern, Aimee Julien, Katherine B. Rucinski, Amanda Selin, Rhian Twine, James Hughes, Jing Wang, Yaw Agyei, Francesc Xavier Gomez-Olive, Ryan Wagner, Oliver Laeyendecker, Catherine L. Mac Phail, Kathleen Kahn, and Audrey Pettifor

Living on the edge: Juvenile justice work as a form of edgework, Brian Stout, Ann Dadich, Hassan Hosseinzadeh, and James Herbert

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Supporting youth wellbeing with a focus on eating well and being active: views from an Aboriginal community deliberative forum, Jacqueline M. Street, Heather Cox, Edilene Lopes, Jessie Motlik, and Lisa Hanson

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Support to enhance level of implementation in physical activity interventions: An observational study, Karel Strooband, Rebecca M. Stanley, Anthony D. Okely, and Rachel A. Jones

A systematic review of school-based interventions targeting social communication behaviors for students with autism, Bronwyn Sutton, Amanda A. Webster, and M Westerveld

A Review of Scientific Progress in Flow in Sport and Exercise: Normal Science, Crisis, and a Progressive Shift, Christian F. Swann, David Piggott, Matthew Schweickle, and Stewart A. Vella

Do we need to reconsider best practice in goal setting for physical activity promotion?, Christian F. Swann and Simon Rosenbaum

Youth sport as a context for supporting mental health: Adolescent male perspectives, Christian F. Swann, Joanne Telenta, Georgia Draper, Sarah Liddle, Andrea Fogarty, Diarmuid Hurley, and Stewart A. Vella

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Assembling placemaking: making and remaking place in a regenerating city, Jill Sweeney, Kathy Mee, Pauline M. McGuirk, and Kristian J. Ruming

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Embodied uncertainty: living with complexity and natural hazards, Victoria Sword-Daniels, Christine Eriksen, Emma E. Hudson-Doyle, Ryan Alaniz, Carolina Adler, Todd Schenk, and Suzanne Vallance

A randomized trial assessing the effects of health claims on choice of foods in the presence of front-of-pack labels, Zenobia Talati, Richard Norman, Bridget Kelly, Helen Dixon, Bruce Neal, Caroline Miller, and Simone Pettigrew

Defining adherence: making sense of physical activity tracker data, Lie Ming Tang, Jochen Meyer, Daniel A. Epstein, Kevin Bragg, Lina Engelen, Adrian E. Bauman, and Judy Kay

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What's on YouTube? A Case Study on Food and Beverage Advertising in Videos Targeted at Children on Social Media, Leeann Tan, See Hoe Ng, Azahadi Omar, and Tilakavati Karupaiah

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Research ethics, informed consent and the disempowerment of First Nation peoples, Juan M. Tauri

Feasibility of Using Short Message Service (SMS) to Collect Outcome Data in an Australian Residential Alcohol and Drug Treatment Service, Hannah Taylor, Frank P. Deane, and Russell J. Blackman

Embodied encounters with more-than-human nature in health and physical education, Nicole Taylor, Jan Wright, and Gabrielle H. O'Flynn

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Food insecurity among older aboriginal and torres strait islanders, Jeromey Temple and Joanna Russell

Human mobility and environmental change: a survey of perceptions and policy direction, Fanny Thornton, Karen Elizabeth McNamara, Carol Farbotko, Olivia V. Dun, Hedda Ransan-Cooper, Emilie Chevalier, and Purevdulam Lkhagvasuren

New patterns of ethnic diversity: exploring the residential geographies of mixed-ethnicity individuals in Sydney, Australia, Alexander Tindale

The diverse geographies of mixed-ethnicity couples, Alexander Tindale and Natascha Klocker

Black Box Parenting Program for Substance-Abusing Fathers: A Feasibility Study, Marianne Torres, Frank P. Deane, Rebecca W. Sng, and Elly L. Quinlan

Confirmatory factor analysis of the irrational Performance Beliefs Inventory (iPBI) in a sample of amateur and semi-professional athletes, Martin Turner and Mark S. Allen

The Development and Initial Validation of the Irrational Performance Beliefs Inventory (iPBI), Martin Turner, Mark S. Allen, Matthew Slater, James Barker, Charlotte Woodcock, Chris Harwood, and Ken McFayden

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What do your earliest childhood memories say about you?, Penny Van Bergen, Amy L. Bird, and Rebecca Andrews

Evaluating retrieval practice in a MOOC how writing and reading summaries of videos affects student learning, Tim van der Zee, Dan Davis, Nadira Saab, Bas Giesbers, Jasper Ginn, Frans van der Sluis, Fred Paas, and Wilfried Admiraal

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Junk food marketing on instagram: Content analysis, Amy Vassallo, Bridget Kelly, Lelin Zhang, Zhiyong Wang, Sarah Young, and Becky Freeman

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Gross motor skills in toddlers: Prevalence and socio-demographic differences, Sanne L.C Veldman, Rachel A. Jones, Rute Santos, Eduarda Manuela De Sousa Rodrigues de Sa, and Anthony D. Okely

The association between staff intention and pre-schoolers' physical activity in early childhood education and care services, Sanne L.C Veldman, Rebecca M. Stanley, Anthony D. Okely, and Rachel A. Jones

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Organised sports participation and adiposity among a cohort of adolescents over a two year period, Stewart A. Vella and Dylan P. Cliff

Health-related quality of life as a longitudinal mediator of the relationship between participation in organised sports and adiposity among young people, Stewart A. Vella, Lauren Gardner, Byron Kemp, and Christian F. Swann

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Ahead of the game protocol: A multi-component, community sport-based program targeting prevention, promotion and early intervention for mental health among adolescent males, Stewart A. Vella, Christian F. Swann, Marijka Batterham, Katherine M. Boydell, Simon Eckermann, Andrea Fogarty, Diarmuid Hurley, Sarah Liddle, Chris Lonsdale, Drew Miller, Michael Noetel, Anthony D. Okely, Taren Sanders, Joanne Telenta, and Frank P. Deane

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Can explicit suggestions about the harmfulness of EMF exposure exacerbate a nocebo response in healthy controls?, Adam Verrender, Sarah P. Loughran, Anna Dalecki, Frederik Freudenstein, and Rodney J. Croft

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Two studies of the empirical basis of two learning resource-oriented motivational strategies for gifted educators, Anamaria Vladut, Wilma Vialle, and Albert Ziegler

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Ethnic diversity, scarcity and drinking water: a provocation to rethink provisioning metropolitan mains water, Gordon R. Waitt

Embodied geographies of liveability and urban parks, Gordon R. Waitt and Hayden Knobel

Embodied geographies of domesticated water: transcorporeality, translocality and moral terrains, Gordon R. Waitt and Fatemeh Nowroozipour

A cost minimization analysis of occupational therapy discharge planning for older adults: the HOME randomized controlled trial, Kylie Wales, Glenn P. Salkeld, Lindy Clemson, Natasha A. Lannin, Laura Gitlin, Laurence Rubenstein, Kirsten Howard, Martin Howell, and Ian D. Cameron

A trial based economic evaluation of occupational therapy discharge planning for older adults: the HOME randomized trial, Kylie Wales, Glenn P. Salkeld, Lindy Dr Lindy Clemson, Natasha A. Lannin, Laura Gitlin, Laurence Rubenstein, Kirsten Howard, Martin Howell, and Ian D. Cameron

Stress induced cortisol release and schizotypy, Emma Walter, Francesca Fernandez-Enright, Mollie Snelling, and Emma Barkus

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Labour Geographies of Workplace Restructuring: An Intra‐Labour Analysis, Andrew T. Warren

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How do people belong in the Pacific? Introduction to this issue, Camellia B. Webb-Gannon and Jioji Ravulo

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Sound tracks of the Black Pacific: Music, identity and resilience in Australian South Sea Islander communities, Camellia B. Webb-Gannon and Michael Webb

The "Black Pacific" and decolonisation in Melanesia: Performing negritude and indigenitude, Camellia B. Webb-Gannon, Michael Webb, and Gabriel Solis

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Rebel music: the protest songs of New Caledonia's independence referendum, Michael Webb and Camellia B. Webb-Gannon

Translating theory to practice for principals working within inclusive education policy, Amanda A. Webster

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Teacher Disposition Scale (TDS): construction and psychometric validation, Conor West, Amanda Ann Baker, John F. Ehrich, Stuart Woodcock, Sahar Bokosmaty, Steven J. Howard, and Michelle J. Eady

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A qualitative investigation of the perceived influence of adolescents' motivation on relationships between domain-specific physical activity and positive and negative affect, Rhiannon L. White, Rebecca Olson, Philip Parker, Thomas E. Astell-Burt, and Chris Lonsdale

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Domain-specific physical activity and affective wellbeing among adolescents: an observational study of the moderating roles of autonomous and controlled motivation, Rhiannon L. White, Philip Parker, David R. Lubans, Freya MacMillan, Rebecca Olson, Thomas E. Astell-Burt, and Chris Lonsdale

Acceptance and Commitment Therapy delivered in a dyad after a severe traumatic brain injury: A feasibility study, Diane L. Whiting, Frank P. Deane, Grahame K. Simpson, Joseph Ciarrochi, and Hamish J. McLeod

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'Try it, it's like chocolate': embodied methods reveal food politics, Andrew Wilbur and Leah Maree Gibbs

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Evidence-based cervical screening: experts' normative views of evidence and the role of the 'evidence-based brand', Jane H. Williams, Lucie Rychetnik, and Stacy M. Carter

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Consumer and staff perspectives of the implementation frequency and value of recovery and wellbeing oriented practices, Keren Wolstencroft, Frank P. Deane, Cara L. Jones, Adam Zimmermann, and Merrilee Cox

Investigating gender and spatial measurements in instructional animation research, Mona Wong, Juan Cristobal Castro-Alonso, Paul L. Ayres, and Fred Paas

A Cross-National Comparison of Attributional Patterns Toward Students With and Without Learning Disabilities, Stuart Woodcock and Han Jiang

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PASS Online assisting first year psychology and social science students in statistics: A 360-degree view, Tracey J. Woolrych, Melissa Zaccagninni, Moira Stephens, Murray J. Stace, Melissa L. Bergner, Sian M. O'Sullivan, Rebekkah Middleton, and Reetu Verma

Three variations on the Australian supported playgroup model, Amy Conley Wright, Jane D. Warren, Kristen Burriel, and Lynda Sinnott

In search of the socially critical in health education: Exploring the views of health and physical education preservice teachers in Australia, Jan Wright, Gabrielle H. O'Flynn, and Rosie Kate Welch

Montreal Cognitive Assessment as a screening instrument for cognitive impairments in schizophrenia, Zixu Yang, Nur Amirah Abdul Rashid, Yue Quek, Max Lam, Yuen See, Yogeswary Maniam, Justin Dauwels, Bhing Tan, and Jimmy Lee

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A checklist for managed access programmes for reimbursement co-designed by Canadian patients and caregivers, Andrea Young, Devidas Menon, Jacqueline M. Street, Walla Al-Hertani, and Tania Stafinski

Engagement of Canadian Patients with Rare Diseases and Their Families in the Lifecycle of Therapy: A Qualitative Study, Andrea Young, Devidas Menon, Jacqueline M. Street, Walla Al-Hertani, and Tania Stafinski

The role of resting-state EEG localized activation and central nervous system arousal in executive function performance in children with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder, Dawei Zhang, Stuart J. Johnstone, Steven J. Roodenrys, Xiangsheng Luo, Hui Li, Encong Wang, Qihua Zhao, Yan Song, Lu Liu, Qiujin Qian, Yufeng Wang, and Li Sun

Clustering of unhealthy lifestyle behaviours and associations with perceived and actual weight status among primary school children in China: A nationally representative cross-sectional study, Juan Zhang, Xiaoqi Feng, Yi Zhai, Weirong Li, Yuebin Lv, Thomas E. Astell-Burt, and Xiaoming Shi

Antiretroviral Drug Use and HIV Drug Resistance Among Young Women in Rural South Africa: HPTN 068, Yinfeng Zhang, Mariya Sivay, Sarah Hudelson, William Clarke, Autumn Breaud, Jing Wang, Estelle Piwowar-Manning, Yaw Agyei, Jessica M. Fogel, Erica Hamilton, Amanda Selin, Catherine L. Mac Phail, Kathleen Kahn, Francesc Xavier Gomez-Olive, James Hughes, Audrey Pettifor, and Susan Eshleman

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Potatoes consumption and risk of type 2 diabetes: A meta-analysis, Yuanming Zhang, Dingyun You, Nanjia Lu, Donghui Duan, Xiaoqi Feng, Thomas E. Astell-Burt, Pan Zhu, Liyuan Han, Shiwei Duan, and Zuquan Zou

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Environmental characteristics of early childhood education and care, daily movement behaviours and adiposity in toddlers: A multilevel mediation analysis from the GET UP! Study, Zhiguang Zhang, Joao Rafael Rodrigues Pereira, Eduarda Manuela De Sousa Rodrigues de Sa, Anthony D. Okely, Xiaoqi Feng, and Rute Santos

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Opportunities and challenges to improving antibiotic prescribing practices through a One Health approach: results of a comparative survey of doctors, dentists and veterinarians in Australia, Annie Zhuo, Maurizio Labbate, Jacqueline M. Norris, Gwendolyn L. Gilbert, Michael P. Ward, Beata Bajorek, Christopher J. Degeling, Samantha J. Rowbotham, Angus Dawson, Ky-Anh Nguyen, Grant A. Hill-Cawthorne, T C. Sorrell, Merran Govendir, Alison M. Kesson, Jon Iredell, and Dale Dominey-Howes

Papers from 2017

Hope Matters: Developing and Validating a Measure of Future Expectations Among Young Women in a High HIV Prevalence Setting in Rural South Africa (HPTN 068), Laurie Abler, Lauren Hill, Suzanne Maman, Robert DeVellis, Rhian Twine, Kathleen Kahn, Catherine L. Mac Phail, and Audrey Pettifor

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2017 Calibre Essay Prize (winner): 'Salt Blood', Michael J. Adams

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Dirty Ecologies: the Black Marlin in Allens Creek, Michael J. Adams

Engaging with uncertainty: Shared governance in indigenous conservation landscapes, Michael J. Adams

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Flood, Michael J. Adams

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Friday essay: the cultural meanings of wild horses, Michael J. Adams

Salt blood, Michael J. Adams

Wild tradition: Hunting and nature in regional Sweden and Australia, Michael J. Adams

Muscular fitness, Southern European Atlantic Diet and inflammation in adolescents. Azorean Physical Activity and Health Study II, Cesar A. Agostinis-Sobrinho, Caroline Brand, Carla Moreira, Luis C. Oliveira Lopes, Jose Oliveira-Santos, Pedro Silva, Anelise Reis Gaya, Adroaldo Gaya, Jorge Mota, Rute Santos, and Sandra Abreu

Association between Leptin, Adiponectin, and Leptin/Adiponectin Ratio with Clustered Metabolic Risk Factors in Portuguese Adolescents: The LabMed Physical Activity Study, Cesar A. Agostinis-Sobrinho, Edmar Lacerda Mendes, Carla Moreira, Sandra Abreu, Luis Lopes, Jose Oliveira-Santos, Albertas Skurvydas, Jorge Mota, and Rute Santos

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Muscular fitness and metabolic and inflammatory biomarkers in adolescents: Results from LabMed Physical Activity Study, Cesar A. Agostinis-Sobrinho, Carla Moreira, Sandra Abreu, Luis Lopes, Luis B. Sardinha, Jose Oliveira-Santos, Andre Oliveira, Jorge Mota, and Rute Santos

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Cardiorespiratory fitness and inflammatory profile on cardiometabolic risk in adolescents from the LabMed Physical Activity Study, Cesar A. Agostinis-Sobrinho, Jonatan R. Ruiz, Carla Moreira, Sandra Abreu, Lopes Luis, Jose Oliveira-Santos, Jorge Mota, and Rute Santos

Ability of Nontraditional Risk Factors and Inflammatory Biomarkers for Cardiovascular Disease to Identify High Cardiometabolic Risk in Adolescents: Results From the LabMed Physical Activity Study, Cesar A. Agostinis-Sobrinho, Jonatan R. Ruiz, Carla Moreira, Sandra Abreu, Luis C. Oliveira Lopes, Jose Oliveira-Santos, Jorge Mota, and Rute Santos

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Serum adiponectin levels and cardiorespiratory fitness in nonoverweight and overweight Portuguese adolescents: The LabMed Physical Activity Study, César Agostinis-Sobrinho, Carla Moreira, Sandra Abreu, Luis Lopes, José Oliveira-Santos, Jostein Steene-Johannessen, Jorge Mota, and Rute Santos

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Stunting and severe stunting among children under-5 years in Nigeria: A multilevel analysis, Blessing Akombi, Kingsley E. Agho, John J. Hall, Dafna Merom, Thomas E. Astell-Burt, and Andre Renzaho

Effects of spell checkers on English as a second language students¿ incidental spelling learning: a cognitive load perspective, Porfirio Alino, Tzu-Chien Liu, and Fred Paas

'Endurance Work': Embodiment and the Mind-Body Nexus in the Physical Culture of High-Altitude Mountaineering, Jacquelyn Allen-Collinson, Lee Crust, and Christian F. Swann

Biomarkers of Inflammation Mediate an Association Between Sexual Activity and Quality of Life in Older Adulthood, Mark S. Allen

Personality and sexuality in older adults, Mark S. Allen and Annelil Desille

Health-Related Lifestyle Factors and Sexual Functioning and Behavior in Older Adults, Mark S. Allen and Annelil E. Desille

A longitudinal investigation of irrational beliefs, hedonic balance and academic achievement, Mark S. Allen, Sarah El-Cheikh, and Martin Turner