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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 , GCertIntellSecAn TrainCommand , 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

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

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

Malcolm Brown and Richard Gehrmann, 2020, ‘Conflicting Perspectives’, Human Security in World Affairs: Problems and Opportunities (eds Alex Lautensach & Sabina Lautensach), BCcampus Open Education and the University of Northern British Columbia, Vancouver, pp. 141-183.

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

Brown, Malcolm and Gehrmann, Richard (2020) Conflicting Perspectives. In: Human Security in World Affairs: Problems and Opportunities (2nd ed.). BCcampus, pp. 141-183.

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

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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 )