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HASS on the Hill

Henderson, Deborah J. (2005) HASS on the Hill. Advocate - Journal of the National Tertiary Education Union, 12(3), pp. 38-39.

Abstract

Deborah Henderson attended the Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences (HASS) on the Hill event as one of two NTEU Representatives. The NTEU has consistently supported the Council for the Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences (CHASS) as a peak body representing this sector, and the participation of the National Policy and Research Unit Coordinator, Andrew Nette, in a panel on the Briefing Day provided more of a public face to this support. Deborah’s report provides an overview of this recent event and commences with an account of how CHASS was formed and why this lobby group is so significant for the state of the Australian humanities. For as one prominent Australian academic, Simon During (2005), noted there has been much concern that the humanities are able to defend themselves against government policies that prioritise science and technology.

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ID Code: 3240
Item Type: Journal Article
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Keywords: National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU), Council for the Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences (CHASS), lobby group, government policies, state of the Australian humanities research funding
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > EDUCATION (130000) > EDUCATION SYSTEMS (130100) > Higher Education (130103)
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > EDUCATION (130000) > OTHER EDUCATION (139900)
Divisions: Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Education
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2005 NTEU
Copyright Statement: The contents of this journal can be freely accessed online via the journal’s web page (see link).
Deposited On: 25 Jan 2006
Last Modified: 09 Jun 2010 22:29

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