Graeme Davison

Emeritus Prof

  • Emeritus Sir John Msh Distinguished Prof, History
19972017
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Research Output 1997 2017

2017

Ken Inglis: threads of influence

Davison, G. J., 2017, In : History Australia. 14, 4, p. 516-529 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

"Suburb is not a rude word in Australia": A lexical history

Davison, G. J., 2017, What's in a name?: Talking about Urban Peripheries. Harris, R. & Vorms, C. (eds.). 1st ed. Toronto OH USA: University of Toronto Press, p. 68-88 21 p. (Global Suburbanisms).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (Book)Researchpeer-review

Yarning in the street: The evolution of Australian public history

Davison, G. J., 2017, A Historian for all Seasons: Essays for Geoffrey Bolton. Macintyre, S., Layman, L. & Gregory, J. (eds.). Clayton Victoria Australia: Monash University Publishing, p. 71-96 25 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (Book)Researchpeer-review

2016

City Dreamers: The Urban Imagination in Australia

Davison, G., 2016, Sydney NSW Australia: NewSouth Publishing. 314 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBookResearchpeer-review

Shaping Melbourne

Davison, G. J., 2016, Remembering Melbourne 1850-1960. Broome, R., Barnden, R., Garden, D., Gibb, D., Jackson, E. & Smart, J. (eds.). Melbourne VIC Australia: Royal Historical Society of Victoria, p. 14-16 3 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (Book)Other

2015

Delivering Sustainable Urban Mobility

Armstrong, B. K., Davison, G. J., de Vos Malan, J., Gleeson, B. & Godfrey, B., 2015, Melbourne VIC Australia: Australian Council of Learned Academies (ACOLA).

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned ReportOther

Lost Relations: Fortunes of My Family in Australia's Golden Age

Davison, G. J., 2015, Crows Nest NSW Australia: Allen & Unwin. 274 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBookResearchpeer-review

2014

The imaginary grandstand: Australian identity in international perspective

Davison, G. J., 2014, Travelling without Gods: A Chris Wallace-Crabbe Companion. Atherton, C. (ed.). 1 ed. Carlton VIC Australia: Melbourne University Press, p. 73 - 87 15 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (Book)Researchpeer-review

Trendyville: The Battle for Australia's Inner Cities

Howe, R. T., Nichols, D. & Davison, G. J., 2014, Clayton VIC Australia: Monash University Publishing. 217 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBookResearchpeer-review

2013
16 Citations (Scopus)

The suburban idea and its enemies

Davison, G. J., 2013, In : Journal of Urban History. 39, 5, p. 829 - 847 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

2012

Beginnings

Davison, G. J., 2012, In : Written into History: Celebrating Fifty Years of the Melbourne Historical Journal 1961-2011. p. 33 - 38 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalShort ReviewOther

1 Citation (Scopus)

Just camping out? A Reply to Bill Garner

Davison, G. J., 2012, In : Australian Historical Studies. 43, 3, p. 466 - 471 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetterOther

Phoenix rising: the Academy and the humanities in 1969

Davison, G. J., 2012, Taking Stock: The Humanities in Australia. Finnane, M. & Donaldson, I. (eds.). Crawley, Western Australian, Australia: UWA Publishing, p. 33 - 45 13 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (Book)Researchpeer-review

5 Citations (Scopus)

Rethinking the Australian legend

Davison, G. J., 2012, In : Australian Historical Studies. 43, 3, p. 429 - 451 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

University Unlimited: The Monash Story

Davison, G. J. & Murphy, K., 2012, Crows Nest NSW Australia: Allen & Unwin. 385 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBookResearchpeer-review

2010

ADC (Australian Davos Convention) Cities Summit: Designing the City

Black, T., Bull, C., Davison, G., Dovey, K., Garner, J., Kennedy, R. J., Khong, D., Kvan, T., Murray, S., Niven, S. & Sanderson, P., 2010, Melbourne: Australian Davos Convention (ADC). 9 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned ReportResearch

2009
19 Citations (Scopus)

Carlton and the campus: The university and gentrification of inner Melbourne 1958-75

Davison, G. J., 2009, In : Urban Policy and Research. 27, 3, p. 253 - 264 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Founding Monash: The university and the promise of modernity

Davison, G. J., 2009, In : Victorian Historical Journal. 80, 1, p. 91 - 114 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Sociology and self knowledge: James Phillips Kay and the Manchester cotton masters 1828-35

Davison, G. J., 2009, Body and Mind: Historical Essays in Honour of F.B. Smith. Davison, G., Jalland, P. & Prest, W. (eds.). Melbourne Vic Australia: Melbourne University Press, p. 11 - 42 32 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (Book)Researchpeer-review

Speed relating: Family history in a digital age

Davison, G. J., 2009, In : History Australia. 6, 2, p. 43.1 - 43.11 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Tourists, expats and invisible immigrants: Being Australian in England in the 1960s and 70s

Davison, G. J., 2009, Australians in Britain: The Twentieth-Century Experience. Bridge, C., Crawford, R. & Dunstan, D. (eds.). Melbourne Vic Australia: Monash University ePress, p. 14.1 - 14.21 12 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (Book)Researchpeer-review

Victorian genesis: Founding histories

Davison, G. J., 2009, In : Victorian Historical Journal. 80, 2, p. 191 - 211 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

2008

Down the gurgler: Historical inuences on Australian domestic water consumption

Davison, G. J., 2008, Troubled Waters: Confronting the Water Crisis in Australia's Cities. Troy, P. (ed.). 1 ed. Canberra: ANU E Press, p. 37 - 65 29 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (Book)Researchpeer-review

2007

The Panorama and the Printing Press

Davison, G. J., 2007, Sydney Views 1788-1888. McAllister, M. (ed.). 1 ed. Sydney, Australia: Historic Houses Trust, p. 14 - 24 11 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (Book)Other

The village and the city

Davison, G. J., 2007, The Art of the Collection. Aitken, R., Astbury, L., Crawford, A., Davison, G. & Niall, B. (eds.). 1 ed. Australia: The Miegunyah Press, p. 78 - 107 30 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (Book)Researchpeer-review

2006

Discovering Australian history

Davison, G. J., 2006, The life of the past: the discipline of history at the University of Melbourne. Anderson, F. & Macintyre, S. (eds.). 1 ed. Melbourne Australia: History Dept, University of Melbourne, p. 253 - 277 25 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (Book)Researchpeer-review

1 Citation (Scopus)

From urban jail to bourgeois suburb: the transformation of neighborhood in early colonial Sydney

Davison, G. J., 2006, In : Journal of Urban History. 32, 5, p. 741 - 760 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

The view from the Palisade Hotel

Davison, G. J., 2006, In : Meanjin. 65, 2, p. 96 - 107 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

What should a national museum do? Learning from the world

Davison, G. J., 2006, Memory, Monuments and Museums: the Past in the Present. Lake, M. (ed.). 1 ed. Carlton Vic Australia: Melbourne University Publishing, p. 91 - 109 19 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (Book)Researchpeer-review

2005

Country life

Davison, G. J., 2005, Struggle Country: the rural ideal in twentieth century Australia. Davison, G. & Brodie, M. (eds.). 1 ed. Clayton Vic Australia: Monash University ePress, p. 1 - 15 15 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (Book)Researchpeer-review

2 Citations (Scopus)

Images of the City

Davison, G. J., 2005, In : The Encyclopedia of Melbourne. p. 355 - 359 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalShort ReviewOtherpeer-review

Introduction

Davison, G. J., 2005, Struggle Country: the rural ideal in twentieth century Australia. Davison, G. & Brodie, M. (eds.). 1 ed. Clayton Vic Australia: Monash University ePress, p. 9 - 16 8 p.

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Introduction: three days in the life of a museum

Davison, G. J. & Webber, K., 2005, Yesterday's Tomorrows: the Powerhouse Museum and its precursers 1880-2005. Davison, G. & Webber, K. (eds.). 1 ed. Haymarket NSW Australia/Sydney NSW Australia: Powerhouse Publishing and UNSW Press, p. 12 - 39 28 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (Book)Researchpeer-review

'Living with the motor car': rival visions of the automobilised metropolis

Davison, G. J., 2005, Go! Melbourne in the Sixties. O'Hanlon, S. & Luckins, T. (eds.). 1 ed. Beaconsfield Vic Australia: Melbourne Publishing Group, p. 117 - 130 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (Book)Researchpeer-review

Struggle Country: The Rural Ideal in Twentieth Century Australia

Davison, G. J. & Brodie, M. W., 2005, 1st ed. Melbourne Vic Australia: Monash University ePress. 189 p.

Research output: Book/ReportEdited BookOther

Suburbs and suburbanisation

Davison, G. J., 2005, In : The Encyclopedia of Melbourne. p. 692 - 696 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalShort ReviewOtherpeer-review

3 Citations (Scopus)

The colonial strut: Australian leaders on the world stage

Davison, G. J., 2005, In : Australian Journal of Politics and History. 51, 1, p. 6 - 16 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

The Exodists: Miles Franklin, Jill Roe and the 'Drift to the Metropolis'

Davison, G. J., 2005, In : History Australia. 2, 2, p. 1 - 11 11 p.

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The heroic age of steam

Davison, G. J. & Rudder, D., 2005, Yesterday's tomorrows: the Powerhouse Museum and its Precursors 1880-2005. Davison, G. & Webber, K. (eds.). 1 ed. Haymarket NSW Australia/Sydney NSW Australia: Powerhouse Publishing and UNSW Press, p. 200 - 213 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (Book)Researchpeer-review

The secret life of the Strasburg clock

Davison, G. J., 2005, Yesterday's tomorrows: the Powerhouse Museum and its precursors 1880-2005. Davison, G. & Webber, K. (eds.). 1 ed. Haymarket NSW Australia: Powerhouse Publishing, p. 148 - 159 12 p.

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Urbanisation

Davison, G. J., 2005, A Companion to Tasmanian History. 1st ed. Hobart Tas Australia: Centre for Tasmanian Historical Studies, University of Tasmania, p. 491 - 496 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (Book)Other

Yesterday's tomorrows: the Powerhouse Museum and its Precursors 1880-2005

Davison, G. J. & Webber, K. M., 2005, 1st ed. Sydney NSW Australia: Powerhouse Publishing in Assoc with Uni of NSW. 288 p.

Research output: Book/ReportEdited BookOther

2004

Afterword

Davison, G. J., 2004, The Rise and Fall of Marvellous Melbourne. Davison, G. (ed.). 2 ed. Carlton Vic Australia: Melbourne University Press, p. 316 - 322 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (Book)Researchpeer-review

A historian in the museum: the ethics of public history

Davison, G. J., 2004, The Historian's Conscience: Australian Historians on the Ethics of History. MacIntyre, S. (ed.). 1 ed. Carlton Vic Australia: Melbourne University Press, p. 49 - 63 15 p.

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Car Wars: How the Car Won Our Hearts and Conquered our Cities

Davison, G. J., 2004, 1 ed. Crows Nest NSW Australia: Allen & Unwin. 308 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBookResearchpeer-review

Preface to the Second Edition

Davison, G. J., 2004, The Rise and Fall of Marvellous Melbourne. Davison, G. (ed.). Second edition ed. Carlton Vic Australia: Melbourne University Press, p. v - xvi 12 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (Book)Other

The fallen towers: pride, envy and judgement in the modern city

Davison, G. J., 2004, Passionate City: An International Symposium. Morris, B. & Verhoeven, D. (eds.). Melbourne Vic Australia: RMIT Publishing, p. 1 - 12 12 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference PaperResearchpeer-review

2003

Conflict in the museum

Davison, G. J., 2003, Frontier Conflict: The Australian Experience. Attwood, B. & Foster, S. G. (eds.). 1st ed. Canberra ACT Australia: National Museum of Australia, p. 201 - 214 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference PaperResearchpeer-review

Fatal attraction? The lure of technology and the decline of rural Australia, 1890-2000

Davison, G. J., 2003, In : Tasmanian Historical Studies. 8, 2, p. 40 - 55 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Half a determinist: Blainey and the mechanics of history

Davison, G. J., 2003, The fuss that never ended. The life and work of Geoffrey Blainey. Gare, D., Bolton, G., Macintyre, S. & Stannage, T. (eds.). 1 ed. Carlton Vic Australia: Melbourne University Press, p. 15 - 27 13 p.

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