Charles Sturt University
Charles Sturt University

Dr Christine Jennett

Dr Christine Jennett

Profile

Christine teaches in the areas of justice studies, human rights and policing. She is a political sociologist and criminologist and her publications are in the areas of race and ethnic relations, policing, human rights, public policy and social movements.

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Research

Current research project: The Gurindji Campaign: influencing public policy from the periphery

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Books

1990      

  • Jennett, C. & Stewart, R. G. (eds) Hawke and Australian Public Policy: Consensus and Restructuring, Macmillan, South Melbourne (422 pages).

1989      

  • Jennett, C. & Stewart, R. G. (eds) Politics of the Future: The Role of Social Movements, Macmillan, South Melbourne (471 pages).

1987      

  • Jennett, C. &. Stewart, R. G. (eds) Three Worlds of Inequality : Race, Class and Gender, Macmillan (395 pages).

Monograph

1998

  • Chair of the editorial board for Indigenous Issues and Policing, Professional Development Centre (Policing) Research Development Committee's Occasional Papers, Vol. 1, No. .

1994

  • Jennett, C. & Davidson, B. Addressing Disadvantage: A Greater Awareness of the Causes of Indigenous Australians' Disadvantage, Key Issue Paper No. 5, Council for Aboriginal Reconciliation, Australian Government Publishing Service, Canberra.

Reports

2005

  • Layton, C. & Jennett, C. Crime Prevention Officer Training Program: Final Report, May. Consultancy report for NSW Police.

2004  

  • Layton, C, Tulloch, M. & Jennett, C. A field-test of the 'predictive' capabilities of the Crime prevention through Environmental Design (crime risk assessment kit), Centre for Cultural Research into Risk, Charles Sturt University, consultancy report for NSW Police.

1999      

  • Contributing author  Support for Aboriginal Foster Carers, consultancy report prepared by Danett Associates for NSW Dept. of Community Services, May, 160 pages.

1998

  • Tulloch, J, Lupton, D, Blood, W, Tulloch, M., Jennett, C. & Enders, M. Fear of Crime, for the National Campaign Against Violence and Crime (NCAVAC) Unit, Attorney General's Department, Barton, ACT, Volume 1 (262 pages) and Volume 2 ( 347 pages).
  • Contributing author to Future Directions for the Foster Care Association (FCA) of New South Wales, by Danett Associates for the FCA NSW and NSW Department of Community Services (446 pages).
  • Contributing author to a series of reports on Muslim Children and Young People in Out-of-home Care, by Danett Associates for the NSW Department of Community Services (185 pages).

Book Chapters

2011

  • Jennett, C.  'Internal Colonialism in Australia' in G. Minnerup & P. Solberg (eds) First World Nations: Internal Colonialism and Indigenous Self-Determination in Northern Europe and Australia, Sussex Academic Press, Eastbourne.

2009

  • Enders, M. & Jennett, C. with Tulloch, M. 'Revisiting fear of crime in Bondi and Marrickville: sense of community and perceptions of safety'', in M. Lee & S. Farrall (eds.) Fear of Crime: Critical Voices in an Age of Anxiety,  Routledge-Cavendish, Milton Park, Oxon..

2008

  • Mitchell, M. & Jennett, C. 'Research Literacy in Police Organizations: A Luxury That We Can Afford', in J. Ruiz & D. Hummer (eds) The Handbook of Police Administration, Taylor and Francis, Boca Ratton, FL.
  • Layton, C. & Jennett, C. 'Improving Impact: Evidence-Based Policing or Fostering Community participation through Action Research and Communities of Practice? In J. Ruiz & D. Hummer (eds) The Handbook of police Administration, Taylor and Francis, Boca Ratton, Fl.

2007

  • Jennett, C.  'People and Place: Terms of Inclusion in a Colony's History' in G. Poiner and S. Jack (eds) Limits of Location, Sydney University Press.

2001 

  • Jennett, C. 'Aboriginal Modern Politics' in J. Jupp (ed.) Encyclopaedia of the Australian People, second edition, Cambridge University Press.
  • Jennett, C. 'Policing and Indigenous peoples in Australia', in M. Enders & B.
  • Dupont (eds) Policing the Lucky Country, Hawkins Press, Sydney.

1998      

  • Jennett, C.  'Qualitative Review' in J. Tulloch, D. Lupton, W. Blood, M. Tulloch, C. Jennett & M. Enders Fear of Crime, NCAVAC Unit, Attorney-General's Department, Barton, ACT, Vol. 1, pp. 29-61.

1995      

  • Jennett, C.  'Indigenous Peoples in Australia: The Keating Record' in M. Hogan & K. Dempsey (eds.) Equity & Citizenship under the Keating Government, Dept. of Government. University of Sydney.

1994      

  • Contributing author with R.T. Davidson to I.D. Clark's Sharing History: a Sense for All Australians of a Shared Ownership of Their History, Key Issue Paper No. 4, Council for Aboriginal Reconciliation, Australian Government Publishing Service, Canberra.
  • Jennett, C. 'Socio-economic inequality' in S. Bambrick (ed.) The Cambridge Encyclopedia of Australia, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, pp. 263-267.

1990      

  • Jennett, C.  'Aboriginal Affairs Policy', in Hawke and Australian Public Policy: Consensus and Restructuring, Macmillan, South Melbourne, pp. 245-283.

1988      

  • Jennett, C.  'Aboriginal Modern Politics' in J. Jupp (ed.) Encyclopaedia of the Australian People, Angus & Robertson, North Ryde, pp. 228-233.
  • Jennett, C.  'Aborigines and the Mass Media' in J. Jupp (ed.), Encyclopaedia of the Australian People, Angus & Robertson, North Ryde, pp. 252-255.

1987      

  • Jennett, C.  'Race and Inequality in the West: Incorporation or Independence? The Struggle for Aboriginal Equality', in C. Jennett & R.G. Stewart (eds) Three Worlds of Inequality:Race, Class and Gender, Macmillan, pp. 57-93.

1985      

  • Jennett, C.  'Aborigines' in E. Chaples & H. Nelson (eds.) Case Studies in NSW Electoral Politics, Dept. of Government, University of Sydney, pp. 29 -37.

1983      

  • Jennett, C.  'Aborigines, Land Rights and Mining' in E.L. Wheelwright & Ken Buckley (eds.) Essays in the Political Economy of Australian Capitalism, Vol. 5, ANZ Book Company, pp. 119-144.

1979      

  • Jennett, C.  'Aborigines - A Powerless Minority' in R. Lucy (ed.) The Pieces of Politics, second edition, Macmillan, pp. 361-375.

Journal Articles

 In Progress

  • Jennett, C & Woolston, R. 'Policing Domestic Violence in New South Wales in the 1990s: A Period of Cultural Change', special issue of Australian Feminist Studies, editors L. Featherstone & A. Kaladelfos.

2012

  • Jennett, C. 'From a "Man's Castle" to a Women's Refuge: Changing Police Attitudes to Domestic Violence', ISAA Review, Vol. 11, No. 2. pp.29-44.
  • Jennett, C.  'Theorising Internal Colonialism in Australia', The International Journal of the Humanities, Volume 9, Issue 5 ISSN 1447-9508, http://ijh.cgpublisher.com/product/pub.26/prod.2125

2011

  • Jennett, C. 'Internal Colonialism and the Gurindji people's struggle for their rights', ISAA Review, Vol. 10, No. 1. pp. 59-81.

2006

  • Alston, M, Allan, J, Dietsch, E, Wilkinson, J, Shankar, J,Osburn, L, Bell, K, Muenstermann, I, Georgias, D, Moore, E, Jennett, C, Ritter, L, Gibson, R, Wallace, J, Harris, J, Grantley, J.  'Brutal neglect: Australia rural women's access to health services', Rural and Remote Health, 6:475 (Online), pp. 1-19.

2001

  • Tulloch, M. & Jennett, C. 'Women's Responses to Fear of Crime', Security Journal, special issue on Gender and Security, Vol. 14, No. 2.

1983

  • Jennett, C. 'White Media Rituals about Aborigines', Media Information Australia, No. 30, pp. 28-37 and 55 (November).

1981      

  • Jennett, C. Review of 'Who are Our Enemies? Racism and the Working Class in Australia', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Sociology, Vol. 17, No. 1, pp.104-5 (March).

1980      

  • Cordero, C. & Jennett, C  'Social Scientists and Social Movements', The Australian & New Zealand Journal of Sociology, Vol. 16, No. 1.

Conference Publications

2014
  • Jennett, C. & Ward, C. ' "Taking it to Canberra" Land Rights for the Gurindji', in G. Poiner (ed.) Canberra – Capital and Creativity, 2013 Conference Proceedings, Independent Scholars of Australia Inc.
2012
  • Jennett, C. & Smith, L. 'Hate Crime: 'A Crime Like No Other', in G. Poiner (ed.) Perversions of Prejudice – How Bias Distorts, ISAA 2011 Conference Proceedings, Independent Scholars of Australia Inc.
2011
  • Jennett, C, Islam, M.R, Bull, D. & Woolston, R.  'Educating Police Recruits for Democratic Policing, Crime, Justice and Social Democracy – An International Conference', Refereed Conference proceedings, School of Justice, Faculty of Law, Queensland University of Technology, 25-28 September. (ISBN: 978-0-9871533-2-6). www.crimejusticeconference.com
2008
  • Jennett, C, Islam, M. , Bull, D. & Woolston, R. 'Occupational Identity of Police Recruits', in Australian Collaborative Education Network Work Integrated Learning (WIL): Transforming Futures: Practice .. Pedagogy .. Partnerships,  WACE-ACEN 2008 E-Proceedings.pdf.
  • Jennett, C. 'Using a Flashpoints model of public order policing in Indigenous communities to explore the structures and practices of internal colonial power relations in Australia', Proceedings of the 2nd Australian and New Zealand Critical Criminology Conference, eds. C. Cunneen & M. Salter, Sydney, 19 -20 July 2008. Refereed conference publication.
2006
  • Jennett, C. & Bull, D. 'A Model of Police Recruit Education within a University Environment', Conference Proceedings of the Continuing Professional Education Conference, eds. L. Beddoe & J. Jesson, The University of Auckland, New Zealand. Refereed conference publication.

2004

  • Corbo Crehan, A. & Jennett, C. 'The Ethical Limits of Trust in the Research Context' in G. Whiteford (ed.) Qualitative research as interpretive Practice, Proceedings of the Inaugural RIPPLE QRIP Conference 2003, Charles Sturt University. Refereed conference publication.

2003

  • Jennett, C. Elliot, G & Robinson, P. 'Developing practitioner researchers for Policing and related professions', in Peter Rushbrook (ed.) Innovations in professional practice: influences and perspectives, Proceedings of the 2003 Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Conference, published  by the Centre for Research into Professional Practice, Learning and Education, Charles Sturt University, Bathurst. Un-refereed conference publication.
  • Jennett, C. & Tulloch, M. 'Women, Liberty, Fear and Community', Australian Women's Studies Association 2001 conference proceedings, published by the Institute for Women's Studies, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia [CD-rom]  16 pages.  Refereed conference publication.

1999

  • Jennett, C'Policing and Indigenous Peoples in Australia', History of Crime, Policing and Punishment Conference, Australian Institute of Criminology/Charles Sturt University, Canberra, [computer disc]. .

1998

  • Jennett, C. &Woolston, R. 'Policing Domestic 'Violence', in C. McLeod  (ed)  Crime, criminology and justice:  Current trends and future directions, proceedings of the Australian and New Zealand Criminology Conference [CD-rom], Brisbane: Queensland University of Technology.

1996

  • Jennett, C. & Woolston, R. 'Do Women make a difference: deployment patterns of women in NSWPS', First Australasian Women and Policing Conference, Australian Institute of Criminology, [computer disc].

1985      

  • Jennett, C. 'The Hawke Government and Aboriginal Affairs', APSA 1985 Conference Papers, Vol. 1, Flinders University.

Conference Papers

2013

  • Jennett, C & Ward, C. 'Taking it to Canberra: Land Rights for the Gurindji', ISAA Conference, NLA, Canberra, October.

2012

  • Jennett, C & Smith, L. 'Hate Crime: "A Crime Like No Other"', ISAA Conference, NLA Canberra, October.

2011

  • Islam, M. R, Jennett, C, Bull, D. & Woolston, R. 'Aspirations and Expectations as Motivators for Joining the NSW Police Force', CSU-Ed Conference, 16-17 November, Education for Practice Institute (EFPI) and Flexible Learning Institute (FLI), Charles Sturt University, Albury.
  • Jennett, C, Islam, M.R, Bull, D. & Woolston, R.  'Educating Police Recruits for Democratic Policing', Crime, Justice and Social Democracy, Refereed Conference proceedings, School of Justice, Faculty of Law, Queensland University of Technology, September 25-28, Brisbane.
  • Islam, M. R, Jennett, C, Bull, D. & Woolston, R. 'Factors motivating police recruits to join the NSW Police', ANZSOC Conference, September 28-30, Geelong.

2010

  • Jennett, C, Islam, M.R, Bull, D. & Woolston, R. 'Policing for the Future: The Recruit's View', ANZSOC Conference, September 28-30, Alice Springs.
  • Jennett, C. 'Internal Colonialism and Indigenous Welfare History', Australasian Social Welfare History Workshop, University of NSW, February 18-19.

2009      

  • Jennett, C, Islam, R. & Bull, D. 'The Policing Practicum as a Rite of Passage', ANZSOC Conference, November 22-25, University of Western Australia, Perth.

2008

  • Jennett, C, Islam, M, Bull, D, & Woolston, R. 'Occupational Identity of Police Recruits', ANZSOC Conference, Canberra, November.
  • Jennett, C,Islam, M. , Bull, D. & Woolston, R. 'Occupational Identity of Police Recruits', in Australian Collaborative Education Network Work Integrated Learning (WIL): Transforming Futures: Practice Pedagogy Partnerships,  WACE-ACEN Conference Manly, September.
  • Jennett, C. 'Using a Flashpoints model of public order policing in Indigenous communities to explore the structures and practices of internal colonial power relations in Australia', Critical Criminology Conference, UNSW, July 2008.
  • Jennett, C, 'Fear of Crime in Indigenous Communities', World Congress of Criminology, Barcelona, July 20-25.

2006

  • Jennett, C. & Bull, D. 'A Model of Police Recruit Education within a University Environment', Continuing Professional Education Conference, Auckland, New Zealand, April.

2005

  • Layton, C. & Jennett,C. (2005). Partnerships in policing and evidence-based practice: are they incompatible? Paper presented at the AIC Conference, Delivering Crime Prevention: Making the Evidence Work, Carlton Hotel, Sydney, 21-22 November.
  • Mitchell, M, Jennett, C. & Corbo Crehan, A.  'Bringing it all Together: Interdisciplinarity and Multi-Agency Approaches to Security, Safety and Justice', Australian and New Zealand Society of Criminology (ANZSOC) Conference, Wellington, 9-11 February.

2004

  • Jennett, C. & Mitchell, M 'Enabling Industry Professionals to become Practitioner Researchers', Building Foundations 2004 National Conference on Enabling Educators, University of Newcastle, Newcastle City Hall, Newcastle, July.
  • Woolston, R. & Jennett, C. 'Enabling women to become both      police recruits and university students', Building Foundations 2004 National Conference on Enabling Educators, University of Newcastle, Newcastle City Hall, Newcastle, July.
  • Layton, C. & Jennett, C. 'Enabling Crime Prevention Officers to Maximise the Potential of their Job', Building Foundations 2004 National Conference on Enabling Educators, University of Newcastle, Newcastle City Hall, Newcastle, July.
  • Mitchell, M. & Jennett, C. 'The Collaborative Imagination and the mantra of 'relevance', Continuing Professional Education 2004 Conference, Beyond Your Comfort Zone, University house, Australian National University, Canberra, March.
  • Jennett, C,Mitchell, M. & Gorman, L.  'Security, Safety and Justice: Productive collaboration for a Changing World', New Security Agendas: European and Australian Perspectives, The Menzies Centre for Australian Studies, Kings College, London, July.

2003

  • Jennett, C., Elliot, G. & P. Robinson  'Developing Practitioner Researchers', Continuing Professional Education Conference, Australian National University, Canberra.
  • Corbo Crehan, A. & Jennett, C. 'The Ethical Limits of Trust in the Research Context' , Inaugural RIPPLE QRIP Conference, Charles Sturt University, Albury.
  • Jennett, C. 'Authenticity and Voice in researching Indigenous Communities', Inaugural RIPPLE QRIP Conference, Charles Sturt University, Albury.

2002

  • Woolston, R. & Jennett, C. 'The impact on women recruits of distance education delivery of the Diploma of Policing Practice', Women and Policing Globally Conference, Canberra.
  • Jennett, C. , P. Robinson & G. Elliot  'Action Research and Police Managers', Australian Association of Social Research Conference, Medlow Bath.

2001

  • Jennett, C. & Heller-Wagner, E. 'Policing: the Cutting Edge of Multiculturalism in Australia', Policing Multicultural Societies Conference, Israel Police & National Institute of Justice (USA), Jerusalem, Israel.
  • Jennett, C. & P. Greer 'Fear , Risk and Visibility: Fear of Crime among Aboriginal people in New South Wales', ANZSOC Conference, University of Melbourne, Melbourne.
  • Jennett, C. & M. Tulloch 'Women, Liberty, Fear and Community', Australasian Women's Studies Association Conference Casting New Shadows, Macquarie University, Sydney.

2000

  • Enders, M. & Jennett, C. 'Fear of crime and sense of community: a comparative study of fear of crime at Bondi and Marrickville, Sydney, Australia'. 52ndAnnual Meeting of the American Society of Criminology, 'Crime & Criminology in the Year 2000', San Francisco, California, November.
  • Jennett, C,Woolston, R, Heller-Wagner, E, Cartner, G. & Croatto, M 'Problem-based Learning at a Distance: educating Police and Police Recruits', Second Asia Pacific Conference on Problem-based Learning, Singapore, (December).
  • Jennett, C. 'Development and Implementation of Domestic Violence Policy by the New South Wales Police Service', Gender stream, APSA, Australian National University, Canberra, (October).
  • Jennett, C. 'Drugs, Organised Crime and Risk in Everyday Life', Risk and Everyday Life Conference, Centre for Cultural Research into Risk, Charles Sturt University, NSW State Library, Sydney, (April).

1999

  • Jennett, C 'Policing and Indigenous Peoples in Australia', History of Crime, Policing and Punishment Conference, Australian Institute of Criminology/Charles Sturt University, Canberra, (December).
  • Jennett, C, Miller, J, Woolston, R. & Fleming, V. 'The contribution of the Prosecutorial Phase to policing Domestic Violence in New South Wales', Second Australasian Women and Policing Conference, University of Queensland, Brisbane, (July).

1998      

  • Jennett, C. & Woolston, R. 'Policing Domestic Violence', Australian nd New Zealand Criminology Society Conference, Queensland University of Technology, Surfers Paradise (July).

1997

  • Jennett, C. 'Shifting representations of Aboriginality in the Australian Cinema', paper presented in the Depictions of Difference panel, Cultural Crossroads: Ownership, Access , Identity conference, Australian Key Centre for Cultural and Media Policy,  Sydney (November).
  • Jennett, C. & Enders, M.  'Revisiting discourses of Ethnicity, Indigenousness and Multiculturalism', Silencing and Censorship in Australian Culture Seminar, Humanities Research Centre, Australian National University, (February).

1996      

  • Jennett, C. & Woolston, R.  'Cultural Diversity and Policing Domestic Violence', TASA'96, University of Tasmania, Hobart (December).
  • Jennett, C. & Woolston, R.  'Policing Domestic Violence in an Ethical and Culturally Sensitive Manner', Australian Women's Studies Association Conference, The University of Western Australia, Nedlands (November)
  • Jennett, C. & Woolston, R.  'Domestic Violence, Police Discretion and Cultural Sensitivity', Australian Association for Professional and Applied Ethics, Third National Conference, Charles Sturt University, Riverina Campus, Wagga Wagga (October).
  • Jennett, C. & Woolston, R.  'Do Women make a Difference: Deployment Patterns of Women in the NSWPS', The First Australasian Women Police Conference, Australian Institute of Criminology, Sydney (July).
  • Jennett, C. 'Internal Colonialism and National Integration: The Case of  Indigenous Peoples in Australia', The Future of Nationalism and the State, international conference sponsored by the Department of Government, University of Sydney (July).

1992      

  • Jennett, C.  'Black Power and Aboriginal Identity', Racism, Social Theory and Cultural Politics Section, TASA '92 Conference, Adelaide (December).

1991      

  • Jennett, C.  'Aboriginal Nationalism', TASA '91 Conference, Murdoch University, Perth (December).

1989      

  • Jennett, C.  'The Anti-Apartheid struggle in Australia and New Social Movement theorising', TASA Conference, La Trobe University, Melbourne (December).

1987      

  • Jennett, C.  'The Australian Anti-Apartheid Movement', A.P.S.A., 29th Annual Conference, Auckland University, Auckland (August).

1986      

  • Jennett, C.  'The Feminist Enterprise', A.P.S.A., 28th Annual Conference, Brisbane (August).
  • Jennett, C.  'Indigenous Peoples and the State : Australia and South Africa', SAANZ Conference, University of New England, Armidale (July).

1985      

  • Jennett, C.  'The Hawke Government and Aboriginal Affairs', A.P.S.A., 27th Annual Conference, Adelaide. (August).

1982      

  • Jennett, C.  'Aborigines, Land Rights and the State', SAANZ Conference, University of New South Wales, Kensington (August).
  • Jennett, C. 'Aborigines and National Sovereignty', A.P.S.A., 24th Annual Conference, University of Western Australia, Perth (August).

1981      

  • Jennett, C. 'Aborigines, Land Rights and Mining', A.P.S.A., 23rd Annual Conference, Australian National University, Canberra (August).
  • Jennett, C.  'Aborigines, Development and the State', State, Capital and Labour Conference, Murdoch University. (May).

1980      

  • Jennett, C.  'Underdevelopment and the Aboriginal Minority in Australia', Three Nations Conference on Development    and Underdevelopment in Canada, Australia and New Zealand, University of Canterbury, Christchurch (November).
  • Jennett, C.  'Aboriginal Black Power and Land Rights Movement of the 1970s', Ethnic Politics Section, A.P.S.A., 22nd. Annual Conference, Australian National University (August)

 1979

  • Jennett, C. &Cordero, M. C. 'The Role of the Action Researcher in promoting Social Change', Theory and Methods Section, SAANZ Conference, Canberra (July).
1978
  • Jennett, C. & Cordero, M. C.  'Action Research: A Sociological Perspective', 9th World Congress of Sociology, Uppsala, Sweden (August).
  • Jennett, C.  'Cultural Imperialism and the Australian Press - The Case of the Aborigines', Ethnicity Section, SAANZ Conference, University of Queensland, Brisbane.
1972
  • Jennett, C.  'The Gurindji Land Rights Protest', Anthropology Section of ANZAAS, University of NSW, Sydney (August).

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Awards

  • C.H. Currey Memorial Fellow 2014, State Library of New South Wales

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