PUBLICATIONS

Recent Publications


January 2017

The Brosnan Centre 1977-2017

Reflections over 40 years.

"Safe and inclusive learning communities" is the name of a consultation report prepared by Norden Directions for Edmund Rice education Australia

June 2016

The June 2016 edition of the Australian Journal of Human Rights (22.1) contains an article by Peter Norden, entitled:  Not So Straight.

The article discusses the discrimination that currently operates in many Catholic secondary schools across Australia in relation to same sex attracted students.

The article (click here) addresses important issues of human rights affecting GLBTI students enrolled at Catholic secondary schools across the country, about one in five of all secondary students in Australia.

Australian Geographic Article on Ned Kelly
June/July 2013
Click HERE to Download the PDF Article.

Ned Kelly and criminal justice reform in Australia
Click HERE for transcript of the John Barry Memorial lecture
Click HERE for overhead pictures to accompany the lecture

Norden, P. (2008). KEEPING THEM CONNECTED
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Reducing drug-related harm in Australian secondary schools from a Catholic perspective.
Harm Reduction Digest 41, Drug and Alcohol Review, July 2008.

Norden, P. (2007). CONFRONTING THE DEATH PENALTY
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People, politics and principle.
Catholic Social Justice Series, 61, Australian Catholic Social Justice Council, Sydney.

Norden, P. (2006). NOT SO STRAIGHT
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A national study examining how Catholic Schools can respond to same sex attracted students.
Jesuit Social Services, Melbourne, October 2006.

Norden, P. (2005). KEEPING THEM CONNECTED
A national study examining how Catholic Schools can best respond to incidents of illicit drug use.
Jesuit Social Services, Melbourne, March 2005.

Norden, P. (2002). CRIME AND PUNISHMENT
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Moving from retributive to restorative justice.
Jesuit Social Services, Melbourne, November 2002.

Norden, P. (2001). HEROIN AS A FORM OF SELF-MEDICATION
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Jesuit Social Services, Melbourne, May 2001.

Norden, P. (2000). JESUIT SOCIAL SERVICES DRUG POLICY
The Ignatius Centre, Melbourne. May 2000.

Norden, P. (2001). HOW THE COOKIE CRUMBLED
Unemployment in Australia and the impact of globalization.
Jesuit Social Services, Melbourne.

Norden, P. (1998). WORKERS, UNIONS AND THE UNEMPLOYED
1998 Annual Rerum Novarum Lecture, Jesuit Social Services, Melbourne, June 1998.

Norden, P. (1995). MAKING THINGS RIGHT
A vision for criminal justice. Catholic Social Justice Series, 28.
Australian Catholic Social Justice Council, Sydney.

Norden, P. (1995). RIGHTS OF PRISONERS
A paper delivered to the Australian Rights Congress, Sydney.
Jesuit Social Services, Melbourne.

Norden, P. (1992). PUNISHMENT AND CHRISTIAN VALUES
A Christian analysis of the criminal justice system in Australia.
Jesuit Theological College, Melbourne.

Norden, P. (1991). PRISONS
Escaping from our past. National Outlook.

Norden, P. (1991). DO AUSTRALIANS STILL HAVE A PENAL SETTLEMENT MENTALITY?
Compass Theological Review, Vol 25, Autumn 1991.

Norden, P. (1990). CHAPLAINCY IN THE NINETIES
A consultancy report for the Victorian Government. Jesuit Theological College, Melbourne.