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James Arvanitakis

James Arvanitakis is a lecturer in the Humanities at the University of Western Sydney and is a member of the University's Centre for Cultural Research. James has worked as a human rights activist throughout the Pacific, Indonesia and Europe. He was recently seconded to the Whitlam Institute to author a research report discussing young people and democracy. The report is due to be released in May 2009. A regular media commentator on ABC and 2JJJ, James' latest book, Contemporary Society: A sociological analysis of everyday life, was launched in February 2009. James writes a blog applying academic theory to real world situations at Musings of a (sometimes) academic.

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