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Research Output 2003 2019

2019
automobile
campaign
environmental psychology
cognitive dissonance
communication theory

Beyond the fringe? Market desirability and alternative sexuality in advertising news

Ragusa, A., 2019, Feminist perspectives on advertising: What's the big idea?. Golombisky, K. (ed.). United States: Lexington Books, p. 257-284 28 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperChapter (peer-reviewed)

sexuality
intersectionality
news
journalists' association
market
Health Literacy
Occupational Health
Practice Guidelines
search engine
literacy
9 Citations (Scopus)

Reimagining selves, Liminal tourism spaces as sites for lifestyle migration. An exploration of the reflexive narratives of tourism business owners in Niseko, Japan.

Nelson, K., Black, R., Bamberry, L. & Ragusa, A. T., 2019, CAUTHE 2019 : Sustainability of Tourism, Hospitality & Events in a Disruptive Digital Age. Central Queensland University Australia, p. 508-511 4 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperConference paper

2018
individualization
parents
literacy
education
print media
2 Citations (Scopus)
student
learning
education
higher education
art
158 Downloads (Pure)

The storied self in tourism spaces: Qualitative narrative methodology as a framework for understanding self-identity in Niseko, Japan

Nelson, K., Ragusa, A. & Black, R., 2018, CAUTHE 2018: Get Smart: Paradoxes and Possibilities in Tourism, Hospitality and Events Education and Research : Proceedings of the 28th CAUTHE conference. Australia: University of Newcastle, p. 257-268 12 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperConference paper

File
Tourism
Japan
narrative
methodology
tourist
4 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
media analysis
news
animal
anthropocentrism
interaction research
2017
78 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
visibility
campaign
participation
literacy
higher education
3 Citations (Scopus)
senate
public education
hegemony
social status
rhetoric
4 Citations (Scopus)

Online learning: Cheap degrees or educational pluralisation?

Ragusa, A. & Crampton, A., Nov 2017, In : British Journal of Educational Technology. p. 1-9 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

pluralism
learning
student
education
classroom
3 Citations (Scopus)
violence
experience
sociopsychological factors
counseling
housing
3 Citations (Scopus)
2 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
Students
communication
Distance education
Communication
learning
1 Citation (Scopus)
83 Downloads (Pure)

Unveiling the male corset: Goth masculine gender performance in rural Australia

Ragusa, A. & Ward, O., Apr 2017, In : Men and Masculinities. 20, 1, p. 71-97 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
gender
performance
masculinity
community
assault
2016
36 Downloads (Pure)

Back to Country: Socio-Cultural Identity and the Relationship between Revering and Re-fashioning Landscapes and People

Ragusa, A. & Kime, K., 2016, In : Fusion Journal. 1, 10, p. 453-461 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File

'Back' to Country? Socio-cultural identity and the relationship between revering and refashioning landscapes and people

Kime, K. & Ragusa, A., 2016, p. 26-26. 1 p.

Research output: Other contribution to conferencePresentation only

3 Downloads (Pure)

Bridging the Gap between Health Recommendations and Individual Behaviour

Ragusa, A. & Crampton, A., 2016, Imagined futures: sociology, science and the arts. New Zealand: Sociological Association of Aotearoa New Zealand, p. 83-92 10 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperConference paper

12 Downloads (Pure)

Caught in the web: Male Goths using online ICTs to transcend rural reality

Ragusa, A. & Ward, O., 2016, In : Communication, Politics and Culture. 49, 2, p. 1-24 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
participation
internet community
conservatism
assault
homosexuality
6 Citations (Scopus)
drinking water
water
safety
water quality
literacy

Not enough feathers flying

Crampton, A., Ragusa, A. & Masterman-Smith, H., 2016, Imagined futures: sociology, science and the arts. New Zealand: Sociological Association of Aotearoa New Zealand, p. 55-61 7 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperConference paper

7 Downloads (Pure)

Risky food and water? Health and environmental knowledge and information-seeking in Australia

Ragusa, A. & Crampton, A., 2016, 2016 Proceedings of The Australian Sociological Association (TASA) Conference: Cities and Successful Societies. Chou, M. (ed.). Melbourne: The Sociological Association of Australia (TASA), p. 276-284 9 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperConference paper

Environmental Health
Food
Water
Health Literacy
Nutrition Policy
5 Citations (Scopus)

To Buy or not to Buy? Perceptions of Bottled Drinking Water in Australia and New Zealand

Ragusa, A. T. & Crampton, A., Oct 2016, In : Human Ecology. 44, 5, p. 565-576 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

New Zealand
drinking water
water
Water
Drinking
2015
12 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
2014
7 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
Mental Health
Nurses
Psychiatric Nursing
Research
Therapeutics
2 Citations (Scopus)

Any voice will do: distance students' perceptions of audio lectures

Ragusa, A. & Crampton, A., 2014, Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the Australasian Society for Computers in Learning in Tertiary Education (ASCILITE 2014). Australia: ASCILITE, p. 273-278 6 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperConference paper

6 Citations (Scopus)
7 Downloads (Pure)
senate
literacy
childhood
school
individualization
6 Citations (Scopus)

Australian mental health nursing: The challenges of working in rural and remote communities

Ragusa, A. & Crowther, A., 2014, Rural lifestyles, community well-being and social change: lessons from country Australia for global citizens. Ragusa, A. T. (ed.). Sharjah, U.A.E.: Bentham Science Publishers, p. 253-299 47 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperChapter (peer-reviewed)

2 Citations (Scopus)

Exploring the human-environment connection: Rurality, ecology and social well-being

Laird, S., Wardell-Johnson, A. & Ragusa, A., 2014, In : Rural Society. 23, 2, p. 114-116 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

ecology
Ecology
Well-being
Rurality
2 Citations (Scopus)
11 Downloads (Pure)

Perceived agricultural runoff impact on drinking water

Crampton, A. & Ragusa, A., Sep 2014, In : Journal of Water and Health. 12, 3, p. 484-491 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
agricultural runoff
Agriculture
Drinking Water
drinking water
agriculture

Reproducing Speciesism: A content analysis of Australian media representations of veganism

Masterman-Smith, H., Ragusa, A. & Crampton, A., 2014, 2014 Proceedings of The Australian Sociological Association (TASA) Conference: Challenging Identities, Institutions and Communities. West, B. (ed.). Adelaide: The Sociological Association of Australia (TASA), p. 1-13 13 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperConference paper

content analysis
print media
discourse

The impact of rurality on depression in rural Australia: Socio-cultural reflections for social change

Johnson, S. J. & Ragusa, A., 2014, Rural lifestyles, community well-being and social change: Lessons from country Australia for global citizens. Ragusa, A. T. (ed.). United States: Bentham Science Publishers, p. 206-252 47 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperChapter (peer-reviewed)

social change
mental illness
community
mental health
discourse
2013
10 Downloads (Pure)

Downshifting or conspicuous consumption? A sociological examination of treechange as a manifestation of slow culture

Ragusa, A., 2013, Culture of the Slow: Social Deceleration in an Accelerated World. Osbaldiston, N. (ed.). United Kingdom: Palgrave Macmillan, p. 110-135 26 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperChapter (peer-reviewed)

examination
urban population
metropolis
qualitative interview
population growth
72 Downloads (Pure)

NAPLAN and the commodification of parenting

Bousfield, K. & Ragusa, A., 2013, 2013 Proceedings of The Australian Sociological Association (TASA) Conference: Reflections, Intersections and Aspirations: 50 Years of Australian Sociology. Osbaldiston, N., Strong, C. & Forbes-Mewett, H. (eds.). Melbourne: The Sociological Association of Australia (TASA), p. 1-13 13 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperConference paper

Open Access
File
literacy
parents
performance
coaching
senate
11 Citations (Scopus)
Criminal Law
Survivors
Police
Social Problems
Social Change
2012
2 Citations (Scopus)

Communication and education: Finding the balance with 24/7 opportunities for students

Crampton, A. & Ragusa, A., 01 Dec 2012, 8th Proceedings. 1 ed. Vol. 8. p. 33-42 10 p. (International Journal of Technology, Knowledge and Society).

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperConference paper

Education
Students
communication
Communication
education
15 Citations (Scopus)
11 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
Distance education
Students
resources
performance
education
35 Downloads (Pure)

Gendered meritocracy? Women senior counsels in Australia's legal profession

Ragusa, A. & Groves, P., 2012, In : Australian Journal of Gender and Law. 1, p. 1-18 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
meritocracy
legal profession
workplace
stereotype
interaction theory
5 Citations (Scopus)
2 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
mental health
workplace
working conditions
turnover
Mental health

Writing for the social sciences

Ragusa, A., 2012, 1 ed. Frenchs Forest, NSW: Pearson Education. 244 p.

Research output: Book/ReportTextbook/Reference book

social science
communicator
e-mail
communication skills
social research
2011

Changing Towns, Changing Culture: Examining Tree Changers' Perceptions of Community in Australian Country Towns and Places

Ragusa, A., 2011, Sustainability of Australia's Country Towns: Renewal, Renaissance, Resilience. Martin, J. & Budge, T. (eds.). Ballarat Australia: Victorian Universities Regional Research Network Press, p. 81-104 24 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperChapter (peer-reviewed)

town
sociocultural factors
capital city
agricultural production
popular culture
7 Citations (Scopus)
7 Downloads (Pure)

Policy implications of gay men's workplace experiences: public service employees in Australia's capital, Canberra

Aaron, D. & Ragusa, A., Nov 2011, In : Policy Studies. 32, 6, p. 615-630 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

public service
workplace
employee
discrimination
experience
12 Citations (Scopus)
430 Downloads (Pure)

Realities of Mental Health Nursing Practice in Rural Australia

Crowther, A. & Ragusa, A., Jul 2011, In : Issues in Mental Health Nursing. 32, 8, p. 512-518 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Psychiatric Nursing
New South Wales
South Australia
Professional Practice
Mental Health Services
7 Downloads (Pure)

Seeking trees or escaping traffic? Socio-cultural factors and 'tree change' migration in Australia

Ragusa, A., 2011, Demographic Change in Australia's Rural Landscapes: Implications for Society and the Environment. Luck, G. W. & Race, D. (eds.). 1 ed. Netherlands: Springer, Vol. 12. p. 71-99 29 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperChapter (peer-reviewed)

sociocultural factors
town
metropolitan population
traffic
migration
2 Citations (Scopus)

Studying Locally, Interacting Globally: Demographic Change and International Students in Australian Higher Education

Ragusa, A. & Steinke, E., 2011, Computer-Mediated Communication across Cultures: International Interactions in Online Environments. Amant, K. S. & Kelsey, S. (eds.). US: IGI Global, p. 344-368 25 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperChapter (peer-reviewed)

population development
education
student
cultural diversity
educator
2010
2 Citations (Scopus)

Communication and social interactions in a technologically-mediated world

Ragusa, A., 2010, Interaction in Communication Technologies and Virtual Learning Environments: Human Factors. Ragusa, A. T. (ed.). 1 ed. Hershey, PA: Information Science Reference, p. 1-6 6 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperChapter

social order
sociologist
post-industrial society
communication
social institution

Country landscapes, private dreams? Tree change and the dissolution of rural Australia

Ragusa, A., 2010, Where the crows fly backwards: Notions of rural identity. 10 ed. Brisbane: Post Pressed, p. 137-150 14 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperChapter

news
migration
rural-urban migration
capital city
social control
1 Citation (Scopus)

E-Mail Interviews with Senior Legal Professional Women in Australia

Ragusa, A. & Groves, P., 2010, Interaction in Communication Technologies and Virtual Learning Environments: Human Factors. Ragusa, A. T. (ed.). 3 ed. United States: Information Science Reference, p. 38-56 19 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperChapter

e-mail
interview
symbolic interactionism
computer-mediated communication
sociological theory