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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
Homepage https://usq.academia.edu/RichardGehrmann
The views expressed on staff homepages may not reflect the views of the University.

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, Military geography, Ethnic identity.

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

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
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 and Rachel Hammersley-Mather, 2016, ‘War and migration in the White African tropics: Lauren St John’s Rainbow’s End’, eTropic, vol. 15, no. 2, pp. 30-41. https://journals.jcu.edu.au/etropic/article/view/3540

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, 2015, 'The hidden reality of war in Afghanistan and Iraq: Challenges for the fiction film', in Phillip Drummond (ed), The London Film and Media Reader 3, London: The London Symposium, pp. 630-641.

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

Heather Smith and Richard Gehrmann, 2014, ‘Branding the muscled male body as military costume’, in Denise Rall (ed), Fashion and War in Popular Culture, Bristol, Intellect Publishing, pp. 57-71.


Publications in ePrints

Gehrmann, Richard (2018) Thompson, David (2018) The returned: they left to wage jihad, now they're back [Book review]. Journal of Peace Research, 55 (6). ISSN 0022-3433

Gehrmann, Richard (2017) Enemies of the state(s): cultural memory, cinema, and the Iraq War. In: Memory and the wars on terror: Australian and British perspectives. Palgrave Macmillan Memory Studies. Palgrave Macmillan Ltd., Houndmills, United Kingdom, pp. 69-89. ISBN 978-3-319-56975-8

Gildersleeve, Jessica and Gehrmann, Richard (2017) Memory and the wars on terror. In: Memory and the wars on terror: Australian and British perspectives. Palgrave Macmillan Memory Studies. Palgrave Macmillan Ltd., Houndmills, United Kingdom, pp. 1-19. ISBN 978-3-319-56975-8

Gildersleeve, Jessica and Gehrmann, Richard, eds. (2017) Memory and the wars on terror: Australian and British perspectives. Palgrave Macmillan Memory Studies. Palgrave Macmillan Ltd., Houndmills, United Kingdom. ISBN 978-3-319-56975-8

Gehrmann, Richard (2017) Service personnel: Australian experiences of interculturality and violence in British India. In: Legacies of violence: rendering the unspeakable past in modern Australia. Berghahn Books, New York, United States, pp. 199-216. ISBN 978-1-78533-436-8

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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 )