NEWCASTLE YOUTH STUDIES
Research Group
Newcastle Youth Studies Group

PhD, Masters and Honours

PhD and Honours degrees by research

Research topics currently being undertaken by postgraduate students in youth studies include:


Completions

  • Being Vegetarian in a Contemporary Rural Context, Jessica Smith, Honours, (Sociology and Anthropology)
  • Struggles for Sustainability: The Challenges of Sustainable Business and Consumption, Laura Singline, Honours, (Sociology and Anthropology)
  • DIY merchandising practices in Newcastle’s indie rock/punk subculture Ruairi Burns, Honours, (Sociology and Anthropology)
  • Commercialisation, Digital Media and Edgework in Backcountry Touring Jonathan Curtis, Honours, (Sociology and Anthropology)
  • An Exploration of the Construction of Female Queer Identities across Australian Punk and Hardcore Music Scenes Megan Sharp, PhD, (Sociology and Anthropology)
  • When the Living Spaces are Ours: Investigating Environmental Activism Among Youth in Three Cities of Indonesia Meredian Alam, PhD, (Sociology and Anthropology)
  • Dangerous Ascents: A Critical Exploration of Adventure Climbing in Reflexive Modernity Matthew Bunn, PhD, (Sociology and Anthropology)
  • Unemployed Graduates in Indonesia: Making the Transition to Adulthood through Entrepreneurial Activities and Mobility Oki Rahadianto Sutopo, PhD (Sociology and Anthropology)
  • Governing The Facebook Self: Social Network Sites and Neoliberal Subjects (under examination) Stephen Owen, PhD, (Politics)

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