De-industrialising and reinventing the inner city: A tale of two cities, Melbourne and Geelong, c1970-2000

  • O'Hanlon, Seamus (Primary Chief Investigator (PCI))
  • Dingle, Anthony (Chief Investigator (CI))

Project: Research

Project Details

Project Description

This project is a social and cultural history of two regions, inner Melbourne and Geelong, during a period of rapid demographic, social and economic change the 1970s, 1980s and 1990s. Drawing on a range of documentary, oral and visual sources it investigates the process of de-industrialisation and the social and cultural changes associated with the emergence of a vibrant post-industrial information society in these regions.
Effective start/end date30/06/0630/06/10


  • Australian Research Council (ARC): A$148,860.00
  • Australian Research Council (ARC): A$62,140.00
  • Australian Research Council (ARC): A$25,000.00