Publications

AIFS produces a number of publications relating to our research throughout the year. These include research papers and reports, facts sheets, commissioned reports and submissions. We also publish our peer-reviewed journal Family Matters twice a year and prepared reports for Closing the Gap.

All publications are also listed in our library catalogue.

See also publications from  Growing Up in Australia .

Divorce in Australia

Donald Stewart and Margaret Harrison
Archived publication— October 1982

Outlines the provision of the Family Law Act 1975, examines the changes in the divorce rate since 1975 and the processes of the Family Court

Divorce in Australia

Violence and the family

Donald Stewart
Archived publication— July 1982

This paper argues, the family, is also the most violent civilian group or institution in our society.

Violence and the family

The rights of the child

Austin Asche
Archived publication— June 1982

Briefly surveys the history of the rights of the child, showing that the condition of children today is, generally speaking, far better

The rights of the child

Changing laws for changing families

Patricia Harper
Archived publication— May 1982

The paper describes changes which have occurred in families and family structures over the past 25 years

Changing laws for changing families

Pages

Filter publications by

AIFS news

Get the latest news about our publications, research and upcoming events.

Subscribe