Alfred Deakin Institute
The Alfred Deakin Institute for Citizenship and Globalisation (ADI) is a leading humanities and social sciences research institute based at Deakin University, Australia. Our researchers aim to understand the complex meanings of citizenship, social inclusion and globalisation, and investigate the imp

Research Reports

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Women’s Agency and the Building of Social Capital, Cohesion and Resilience in the New Afghanistan Community in Geelong, Victoria

The focus of the study is on one of Victoria’s most recently established Muslim communities: the new Afghan community in Geelong. It aims to develop a detailed understanding of how the community is developing, with a particular focus on women’s agency in the building social capital, cohesion and resilience.

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Islamic Religiosity in the West

This report presents findings from a three-year Australian Research Council (ARC) Discovery Project. It uses a comparative approach to explore the everyday experiences of a broad cross-section of practising Muslims in the West.

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