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Anthony, Dorothea Dr

Lecturer

  • School of Law - Faculty of Business and Law

Overview


Dorothea Anthony is a Lecturer in the School of Law, Faculty of Business and Law, at the University of Wollongong. She researches predominantly in the areas of human rights and international law, adopting critical perspectives based on her examination of the political and economic underpinnings of the law. Her research has been published in the Australian Journal of Human Rights, the Melbourne Journal of International Law, and The Laws of Australia. Dorothea has taught public and private international law, corporate law, business law, legal ethics and professional conduct, and legal research and writing. She has previously worked for the NSW Ombudsman and LawAccess NSW and interned at the Australian Law Reform Commission and Legal Aid NSW.

Research Overview


  • Indivisible rights, employment rights, Indigenous rights, and general international law

Available as Research Supervisor

Selected Publications


Presentations


Impact Story


  • <p><em>Government Inquiry and Consultation Submissions</em></p><ul><li>Anthony, Dorothea, Submission to the consultation on the Religious Freedom Bills – Second Exposure Drafts (Attorney-General’s Department, 31 January 2020) <a href="https://www.academia.edu/41810513/Submission_to_the_Consultation_on_Religious_Freedom" target="_blank" rel="noopener">https://www.academia.edu/41810513/Submission_to_the_Consultation_on_Religious_Freedom</a></li><li>Anthony, Dorothea, Submission No. 1 to the Inquiry on the Fair Work Amendment (Family and Domestic Violence Leave) Bill 2018 (Cth) (Parliament of Australia, 24 September 2018) <a href="https://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Committees/Senate/Education_and_Employment/DomesticViolenceLeave/submissions" target="_blank" rel="noopener">https://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Committees/Senate/Education_and_Employment/DomesticViolenceLeave/submissions</a></li><li>Anthony, Dorothea, Submission No. 6 to the Inquiry on the Modern Slavery Bill 2018 (Cth) (Parliament of Australia, 17 July 2018) <a href="https://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Committees/Senate/Legal_and_Constitutional_Affairs/ModernSlavery/Submissions" target="_blank" rel="noopener">https://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Committees/Senate/Legal_and_Constitutional_Affairs/ModernSlavery/Submissions</a></li></ul><p><em><br />Interviews</em></p><ul><li>‘Police repression through the years’, short article in response to interview questions, co-authored with Thalia Anthony, <em>Honi Soit</em>, page 12, <a href="https://issuu.com/srcpubs/docs/honi_soit_2020__semester_02__week_09_-_issuu" target="_blank" rel="noopener">https://issuu.com/srcpubs/docs/honi_soit_2020__semester_02__week_09_-_issuu</a>, 26 October 2020</li><li>‘Award-winning research amplifies marginalised voices’, UNSW Sydney Newsroom, <a href="https://newsroom.unsw.edu.au/news/business-law/award-winning-research-amplifies-marginalised-voices" target="_blank" rel="noopener">https://newsroom.unsw.edu.au/news/business-law/award-winning-research-amplifies-marginalised-voices</a>, 27 July 2020</li><li>Interview by<em> Newsworthy UNSW</em>, on the Fugitive Offenders and Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters Legislation (Amendment) Bill 2019 (Hong Kong), July 2019</li></ul><p><em><br />Media Commentary</em></p><ul><li>Anthony, Dorothea, ‘We are weakening the institutions that can solve coronavirus’ (26 June 2020) <em>On Line Opinion: Australia's e-Journal of Social and Political Debate </em><a href="https://www.onlineopinion.com.au/view.asp?article=20982" target="_blank" rel="noopener">https://www.onlineopinion.com.au/view.asp?article=20982</a></li><li>Anthony, Dorothea, ‘Fidel Castro’s legacy: Beyond human rights clichés’ (29 November 2016) <em>On Line Opinion: Australia's e-journal of Social and Political Debate </em><a href="https://www.onlineopinion.com.au/view.asp?article=18698" target="_blank" rel="noopener">http://www.onlineopinion.com.au/view.asp?article=18698</a> </li><li>Anthony, Dorothea, ‘What better way to be noticed than to mention Donald Trump?’ (31 October 2016) <em>The Spectator Australia </em><a href="http://spectator.com.au/2016/10/mention-donald-trump/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">http://spectator.com.au/2016/10/mention-donald-trump/</a></li></ul><p><em> </em></p><p><em>Reports</em></p><ul><li>Anthony, Dorothea, ‘Should Legal Aid NSW Provide More Comprehensive Employment Law Services?’ (Report presented to the Civil Law Division of Legal Aid NSW, 2010)</li></ul>

Available as Research Supervisor

Potential Supervision Topics


  • Human Rights
    International Law
    Labour/Industrial Law
    Politics/History/Theory of Law

Advisees


  • Graduate Advising Relationship

    Degree Research Title Advisee
    Doctor of Philosophy A Critical Analysis of Consumer Protection in Saudi Arabia in Light of the Principles of Shari'ah and the Revevant OECD Guidelines.

Keywords


  • indivisible rights, indivisibility

Research Overview


  • Indivisible rights, employment rights, Indigenous rights, and general international law

Selected Publications


Presentations


Impact Story


  • <p><em>Government Inquiry and Consultation Submissions</em></p><ul><li>Anthony, Dorothea, Submission to the consultation on the Religious Freedom Bills – Second Exposure Drafts (Attorney-General’s Department, 31 January 2020) <a href="https://www.academia.edu/41810513/Submission_to_the_Consultation_on_Religious_Freedom" target="_blank" rel="noopener">https://www.academia.edu/41810513/Submission_to_the_Consultation_on_Religious_Freedom</a></li><li>Anthony, Dorothea, Submission No. 1 to the Inquiry on the Fair Work Amendment (Family and Domestic Violence Leave) Bill 2018 (Cth) (Parliament of Australia, 24 September 2018) <a href="https://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Committees/Senate/Education_and_Employment/DomesticViolenceLeave/submissions" target="_blank" rel="noopener">https://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Committees/Senate/Education_and_Employment/DomesticViolenceLeave/submissions</a></li><li>Anthony, Dorothea, Submission No. 6 to the Inquiry on the Modern Slavery Bill 2018 (Cth) (Parliament of Australia, 17 July 2018) <a href="https://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Committees/Senate/Legal_and_Constitutional_Affairs/ModernSlavery/Submissions" target="_blank" rel="noopener">https://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Committees/Senate/Legal_and_Constitutional_Affairs/ModernSlavery/Submissions</a></li></ul><p><em><br />Interviews</em></p><ul><li>‘Police repression through the years’, short article in response to interview questions, co-authored with Thalia Anthony, <em>Honi Soit</em>, page 12, <a href="https://issuu.com/srcpubs/docs/honi_soit_2020__semester_02__week_09_-_issuu" target="_blank" rel="noopener">https://issuu.com/srcpubs/docs/honi_soit_2020__semester_02__week_09_-_issuu</a>, 26 October 2020</li><li>‘Award-winning research amplifies marginalised voices’, UNSW Sydney Newsroom, <a href="https://newsroom.unsw.edu.au/news/business-law/award-winning-research-amplifies-marginalised-voices" target="_blank" rel="noopener">https://newsroom.unsw.edu.au/news/business-law/award-winning-research-amplifies-marginalised-voices</a>, 27 July 2020</li><li>Interview by<em> Newsworthy UNSW</em>, on the Fugitive Offenders and Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters Legislation (Amendment) Bill 2019 (Hong Kong), July 2019</li></ul><p><em><br />Media Commentary</em></p><ul><li>Anthony, Dorothea, ‘We are weakening the institutions that can solve coronavirus’ (26 June 2020) <em>On Line Opinion: Australia's e-Journal of Social and Political Debate </em><a href="https://www.onlineopinion.com.au/view.asp?article=20982" target="_blank" rel="noopener">https://www.onlineopinion.com.au/view.asp?article=20982</a></li><li>Anthony, Dorothea, ‘Fidel Castro’s legacy: Beyond human rights clichés’ (29 November 2016) <em>On Line Opinion: Australia's e-journal of Social and Political Debate </em><a href="https://www.onlineopinion.com.au/view.asp?article=18698" target="_blank" rel="noopener">http://www.onlineopinion.com.au/view.asp?article=18698</a> </li><li>Anthony, Dorothea, ‘What better way to be noticed than to mention Donald Trump?’ (31 October 2016) <em>The Spectator Australia </em><a href="http://spectator.com.au/2016/10/mention-donald-trump/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">http://spectator.com.au/2016/10/mention-donald-trump/</a></li></ul><p><em> </em></p><p><em>Reports</em></p><ul><li>Anthony, Dorothea, ‘Should Legal Aid NSW Provide More Comprehensive Employment Law Services?’ (Report presented to the Civil Law Division of Legal Aid NSW, 2010)</li></ul>

Potential Supervision Topics


  • Human Rights
    International Law
    Labour/Industrial Law
    Politics/History/Theory of Law

Advisees


  • Graduate Advising Relationship

    Degree Research Title Advisee
    Doctor of Philosophy A Critical Analysis of Consumer Protection in Saudi Arabia in Light of the Principles of Shari'ah and the Revevant OECD Guidelines.

Keywords


  • indivisible rights, indivisibility
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