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Salter M, 2016, Crime, justice and social media,

Salter M, 2012, Organised sexual abuse,

Book Chapters

Wong T; Breckenridge J; Salter M; Lamb R; James M; Tzioumi D, 2020, 'Sibling sexual abuse: Responding to everyone involved. New South Wales case study: Clinicians’ experiences of providing services to families affected by sibling sexual abuse: An exploration of service engagement and best practice strategies.', in Improved Accountability The Role of Perpetrator Intervention Systems, Australia’s National Research Organisation for Women’s Safety Limited (ANROWS), Sydney, pp. 171 - 187

Salter M, 2019, 'Online justice in the circuit of capital: Metoo, marketization and the deformation of sexual ethics', in MeToo and the Politics of Social Change, Springer International Publishing, pp. 317 - 334,

Salter M, 2018, 'Child sexual abuse', in The Routledge International Handbook of Violence Studies, Routledge, pp. 254 - 263,

Salter M, 2018, 'Child sexual abuse', in DeKeseredy WS; Dragiewicz M (ed.), ROUTLEDGE HANDBOOK OF CRITICAL CRIMINOLOGY, 2ND EDITION, ROUTLEDGE, pp. 316 - 333,

Salter M, 2018, 'Child sexual abuse', in Routledge Handbook of Critical Criminology: Second Edition, pp. 316 - 333,

Salter M, 2018, 'Publicising Privacy, Weaponising Publicity: The Dialectic of Online Abuse on Social Media', in Digital Intimate Publics and Social Media, Springer International Publishing, pp. 29 - 43,

Breckenridge JM; Salter M, 2012, 'Gender, Use and Abuse - Sexually abused women in alcohol and drug treatment', in Nakray K (ed.), Gender Based Violence and Public Health: International perspectives on budgets and policies, edn. 1st, Routledge, USA, pp. 108 - 122,

Journal articles

Salter M; Robinson K; Ullman J; Denson N; Ovenden G; Noonan K; Bansel P; Huppatz K, 2020, 'Gay, Bisexual, and Queer Men’s Attitudes and Understandings of Intimate Partner Violence and Sexual Assault', Journal of Interpersonal Violence,

McPhillips K; Salter M; Roberts-Pedersen E; Kezelman C, 2020, 'Understanding trauma as a system of psycho-social harm: Contributions from the Australian royal commission into child sex abuse', Child Abuse and Neglect, vol. 99,

Salter M, 2019, 'Malignant trauma and the invisibility of ritual abuse', Attachment: New Directions in Psychotherapy and Relational Psychoanalysis, vol. 13, pp. 15 - 30,

Salter M, 2019, 'Brett Kavanaugh’s Nomination and the Moral Context of Trauma Science', Journal of Trauma and Dissociation, vol. 20, pp. 135 - 139,

Salter M, 2019, 'The transitional space of public inquiries: The case of the Australian Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Criminology, pp. 000486581988663 - 000486581988663,

Salter M, 2018, 'From geek masculinity to Gamergate: the technological rationality of online abuse', Crime, Media, Culture, vol. 14, pp. 247 - 264,

Dragiewicz M; Burgess J; Matamoros-Fernández A; Salter M; Suzor NP; Woodlock D; Harris B, 2018, 'Technology facilitated coercive control: domestic violence and the competing roles of digital media platforms', Feminist Media Studies, vol. 18, pp. 609 - 625,

Salter M, 2018, 'Child Sexual Abuse: Ethics and Evidence', Child Abuse Review, vol. 27, pp. 165 - 170,

Salter M, 2018, 'Abuse and cruelty in religious bureaucracy: The case of the anglican diocese of Newcastle', Journal of Australian Studies, vol. 42, pp. 243 - 255,

Salter M, 2017, 'Organized abuse in adulthood: Survivor and professional perspectives', Journal of Trauma and Dissociation, vol. 18, pp. 441 - 453,

Salter M, 2017, 'Organized Child Sexual Abuse in the Media', ,

Salter M, 2016, '‘Real men don't hit women’: Constructing masculinity in the prevention of violence against women', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Criminology, vol. 49, pp. 463 - 479,

Salter M, 2016, 'Privates in the online public: Sex(ting) and reputation on social media', New Media and Society, vol. 18, pp. 2723 - 2739,

Salter M, 2016, 'REAL MEN DO HIT WOMEN', MEANJIN, vol. 75, pp. 97 - 104,

Salter M, 2016, 'Real men do hit women: The violence at the heart of masculinity', Meanjin, vol. 75, pp. 97 - 104

Mottram B; Salter M, 2016, '“It’s an Ethical, Moral and Professional Dilemma I Think”: Domestic Violence Workers’ Understandings of Women’s Use of Violence in Relationships', Affilia - Journal of Women and Social Work, vol. 31, pp. 192 - 206,

Salter M, 2016, 'Men's rights or men's needs? Anti-feminism in Australian men's health promotion', Canadian Journal of Women and the Law, vol. 28, pp. 69 - 90,

Salter M; Dagistanli S, 2015, 'Cultures of Abuse: ‘Sex Grooming’, Organised Abuse and Race in Rochdale, UK', International Journal for Crime, Justice and Social Democracy, vol. 4,

Salter M; Dagistanli S, 2015, 'Cultures of abuse: Sex grooming, Organised abuse and race in Rochdale, UK', International Journal for Crime, Justice and Social Democracy, vol. 4, pp. 50 - 64,

Salter M, 2015, 'Special edition: Child sexual abuse and exploitation guest editor's introduction', International Journal for Crime, Justice and Social Democracy, vol. 4, pp. 1 - 3,

Salter M, 2014, 'Multi-Perpetrator Domestic Violence', Trauma, Violence, and Abuse, vol. 15, pp. 102 - 112,

Salter M, 2014, 'GETTING HAGUED The impact of international law on child abduction by protective mothers', ALTERNATIVE LAW JOURNAL, vol. 39, pp. 19 - 23,

Salter M, 2014, 'Toys for the Boys? Drones, Pleasure and Popular Culture in the Militarisation of Policing', Critical Criminology, vol. 22, pp. 163 - 177,

Salter M, 2013, 'Justice and revenge in online counter-publics: Emerging responses to sexual violence in the age of social media', Crime, Media, Culture, vol. 9, pp. 225 - 242,

Salter M, 2013, 'Through a glass, Darkly: Representation and power in research on organized abuse', Qualitative Sociology Review, vol. 9, pp. 152 - 166

Salter M, 2013, 'Grace's Story: Prolonged Incestuous Abuse From Childhood Into Adulthood', Violence Against Women, vol. 19, pp. 146 - 165,

Lee M; Crofts T; Salter M; Milivojevic S; McGovern A, 2013, ''Let’s Get Sexting’: Risk, Power, Sex and Criminalisation in the Moral Domain', The International Journal for Crime and Justice, vol. 2, pp. 35 - 49,

Salter M; Crofts T; Lee M, 2013, 'Beyond Criminalisation and Responsibilisation: Sexting, Gender and Young People', Current Issues in Criminal Justice, vol. 24, pp. 301 - 316,

Salter M, 2012, 'The Role of Ritual in the Organised Abuse of Children', Child Abuse Review, vol. 21, pp. 440 - 451,

Salter M; Tomsen S, 2012, 'Violence and carceral masculinities in felony fights', British Journal of Criminology, vol. 52, pp. 309 - 323,

Salter M, 2012, 'Invalidation: A Neglected Dimension of Gender-based Violence and Inequality', INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL FOR CRIME JUSTICE AND SOCIAL DEMOCRACY, vol. 1, pp. 3 - 13,

Breckenridge JM; Salter M; Shaw E, 2012, 'Use and Abuse:understanding the intersections of childhood ause, alcohol and drug use and mental health', Mental Health and Substance Use, vol. 5, pp. 314 - 327,

Salter M, 2005, 'HIV prevention and community engagement: 15 years on.', New South Wales public health bulletin, vol. 16, pp. 187 - 189,


Chung D; Upton-Davis K; Cordier R; Campbell E; Wong T; Salter M; Austen S; O’Leary P; Breckenridge J; Vlais R; Green D; Pracilio A; Young A; Gore A; Watts L; Wilkes-Gillan S; Speyer R; Mahoney N; Anderson S; Bissett T, 2020, Improved accountability: The role of perpetrator intervention systems, Australia’s National Research Organisation for Women’s Safety Limited (ANROWS), Sydney,

Breckenridge JM; Hamer J; Salter M, 2011, Staying Home Leaving Violence Evaluation Strategy - Final Report, UNSW, Sydney, Staying Home Leaving Violence Evaluation Strategy - Final Report

Breckenridge JM, 2010, ‘Use and abuse’: Understanding the intersections of child abuse, drug use and mental health, UNSW, Sydney,


Peleg N; Salter M, 2019, Submission to the Online Safety Charter consultation

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