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Mr Richard Gehrmann

Mr Richard Gehrmann
Name Richard Gehrmann
Position Senior Lecturer (International Studies)
Section School of Humanities and Communication
Office Q201
Location Toowoomba Campus
Phone +61 7 4631 1073
Extension 1073
Email
Qualifications BA Griffith , PGDipSocSc Qld , GDipFET USQ , MA Deakin , MDefStud UNE , MEd USQ , MSt Cambridge

Fields of Research (FoR)

  • Studies in Human Society not elsewhere classified ( 169999 )
  • Cultural Studies not elsewhere classified ( 200299 )
  • Historical Studies not elsewhere classified ( 210399 )

Research interests
War and society: Social and cultural history, International relations, Memory & identity, War in film and memoirs, Military geography.

Professional memberships
USQ Human Research Ethics Committee
Board Member, USQ Higher Education Participation and Partnership Program Management Board

Industry affiliations
International Australian Studies Association
Australian Historical Association
Royal Geographical Society

USQ Research affiliations

  • Centre for Heritage and Culture (CHC)

Currently teaching courses/programs
INR3003 War & Terrorism: Introduction to Strategic Studies
HIS3002 The Twentieth Century
HIS3006 Modern Asian History
HIS8001 War and Society
INR8011 Australia & Asia
INR3000 Australian Foreign Relations
INR1000 International Relations in a Globalizing Era
SOC8001 Islam and the West
HMT3002 Independent Study: International Relations

Research most recent
Communication, Interpreting and Language in Wartime: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives, 2020, Amanda Laugesen & Richard Gehrmann (eds), Palgrave Macmillan, https://www.palgrave.com/gp/book/9783030270360

Richard Gehrmann, 2019 'War, Snipers, and Rage from Enemy at the Gates to American Sniper', M/C Journal: A Journal of Media and Culture, vol. 22, no. 1 http://journal.media-culture.org.au/index.php/mcjournal/article/view/1506


Research most notable
Jessica Gildersleeve and Richard Gehrmann (eds), 2017 Memory and the wars on terror: Australian and British perspectives, Palgrave Macmillan, London, https://www.palgrave.com/de/book/9783319569758

Richard Gehrmann, 2017, 'Service personnel: Australian experiences of interculturality and violence in interwar India’ in Rendering the Unspeakable Past: Legacies of Violence in Modern Australia, Robert Mason (ed), New York, Berghahn, pp. 199-216. http://www.berghahnbooks.com/title/MasonLegacies

Richard Gehrmann, Matt Grant & Samantha Rose, 2015, ‘Australian unarmed peacekeepers on Bougainville; 1997 – 2003’, Peace Review, vol. 27, no. 1, 52-60.

Richard Gehrmann, 2015,‘A soldier’s perspective on serving in Iraq and Afghanistan’, Trauma and Public Memory, Jane Goodall and Chris Lee (eds) London, Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 193-206.

Richard Gehrmann, 2014, 'Entertaining Australian troops at war in Afghanistan and Iraq’, Popular Entertainment Studies, vol. 5, no. 1, pp. 128-143.


Publications in ePrints

Laugesen, Amanda and Gehrmann, Richard, eds. (2020) Communication, interpreting and language in wartime: historical and contemporary perspectives. Palgrave Macmillan Ltd., Cham, Switzerland. ISBN 978-3-030-27036-0

Gehrmann, Richard and Laugesen, Amanda (2020) Conclusion: cross-cultural communication and language in wartime: reflections and future directions. In: Communication, interpreting and language in wartime: historical and contemporary perspectives. Palgrave Macmillan Ltd., Cham, Switzerland, pp. 255-266. ISBN 978-3-030-27036-0

Laugesen, Amanda and Gehrmann, Richard (2020) Introduction: understanding communication, interpreting, and language in wartime. In: Communication, interpreting and language in wartime: historical and contemporary perspectives. Palgrave Macmillan Ltd., Cham, Switzerland, pp. 3-22. ISBN 978-3-030-27036-0

Gehrmann, Richard (2020) Unfamiliar allies: Australian cross-cultural communication in Afghanistan and Iraq during the war on terror. In: Communication, interpreting and language in wartime: historical and contemporary perspectives. Palgrave Macmillan Ltd., Cham, Switzerland, pp. 45-69. ISBN 978-3-030-27036-0

Gehrmann, Richard (2019) Review of Hoodwinked: how Pauline Hanson fooled a nation and The rise of right-populism: Pauline Hanson's One Nation and Australian politics [Book review]. Queensland Review, 26 (Special Issue 2). pp. 290-292. ISSN 1321-8166

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Approved research supervisor in the area of:

  • Studies in Human Society not elsewhere classified ( 169999 )
  • Cultural Studies not elsewhere classified ( 200299 )
  • Historical Studies not elsewhere classified ( 210399 )