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Journal articles

Taher TB; Althaus CE; Tranter PJ; Evans MC, 2023, 'Impacts of shrimp aquaculture on the local communities and conservation of the world's largest protected mangrove forest', Environmental Science and Policy, 147, pp. 351 - 360,

Nop S; Thornton A; Tranter P, 2023, 'Towards effective stakeholder collaboration in building urban resilience in Phnom Penh: opportunities and obstacles', Environment, Development and Sustainability, 25, pp. 297 - 320,

Arthur H; Thornton A; Tranter P, 2022, 'Private actors and food safety governance in the Accra City Region: Implications for local food policy', Cities, 131,

Arthur H; Sanderson D; Tranter P; Thornton A, 2022, 'A review of theoretical frameworks of food system governance, and the search for food system sustainability', Agroecology and Sustainable Food Systems, 46, pp. 1277 - 1300,

Stillianesis S; Spencer G; Villeneuve M; Sterman J; Bundy A; Wyver S; Tranter P; Naughton G; Ragen J; Beetham KS, 2022, 'Parents’ perspectives on managing risk in play for children with developmental disabilities', Disability and Society, 37, pp. 1272 - 1292,

Grady-Dominguez P; Ragen J; Sterman J; Spencer G; Tranter P; Villeneuve M; Bundy A, 2021, 'Expectations and assumptions: Examining the influence of staff culture on a novel school-based intervention to enable risky play for children with disabilities', International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 18, pp. 1 - 20,

Sterman J; Villeneuve M; Spencer G; Wyver S; Beetham KS; Naughton G; Tranter P; Ragen J; Bundy A, 2020, 'Creating play opportunities on the school playground: Educator experiences of the Sydney playground project', Australian Occupational Therapy Journal, 67, pp. 62 - 73,

Beetham KS; Sterman J; Bundy AC; Wyver S; Ragen J; Engelen L; Villeneuve M; Spencer G; Tranter P; Naughton G, 2019, 'Lower parent tolerance of risk in play for children with disability than typically developing children', International Journal of Play, 8, pp. 174 - 185,

Snow D; Bundy A; Tranter P; Wyver S; Naughton G; Ragen J; Engelen L, 2019, 'Girls’ perspectives on the ideal school playground experience: an exploratory study of four Australian primary schools', Children's Geographies, 17, pp. 148 - 161,

Grady-Dominguez P; Bundy A; Ragen J; Wyver S; Villeneuve M; Naughton G; Tranter P; Eakman A; Hepburn S; Beetham K, 2019, 'An observation-based instrument to measure what children with disabilities do on the playground: a Rasch analysis', International Journal of Play, 8, pp. 79 - 93,

Beetham KS; Bundy AC; Wyver S; Ragen J; Villeneuve M; Tranter P; Naughton G, 2019, 'Construct validity and test-retest reliability of the coping inventory (CI) for children with developmental disabilities', American Journal of Occupational Therapy, 73,

Bundy A; Engelen L; Wyver S; Tranter P; Ragen J; Bauman A; Baur L; Schiller W; Simpson JM; Niehues AN; Perry G; Jessup G; Naughton G, 2017, 'Sydney Playground Project: A Cluster-Randomized Trial to Increase Physical Activity, Play, and Social Skills', Journal of School Health, 87, pp. 751 - 759,

Spencer G; Bundy A; Wyver S; Villeneuve M; Tranter PJ; Beetham K; Ragen J; Naughton G, 2016, 'Uncertainty in the school playground: shifting rationalities and teachers’ sense-making in the management of risks for children with disabilities', Health, Risk & Society, 18, pp. 301 - 317,

Niehues AN; Bundy A; Broom A; Tranter P, 2016, 'Reframing healthy risk taking: Parents’ dilemmas and strategies to promote children’s well-being', Journal of Occupational Science, 23, pp. 449 - 463,

Schoeppe S; Tranter P; Duncan MJ; Curtis C; Carver A; Malone K, 2016, 'Australian children's independent mobility levels: secondary analyses of cross-sectional data between 1991 and 2012', Children's Geographies, 14, pp. 408 - 421,

Cook A; Whitzman C; Tranter P, 2015, 'Is ‘Citizen Kid’ an Independent Kid? The Relationship between Children’s Independent Mobility and Active Citizenship', Journal of Urban Design, 20, pp. 526 - 544,

Wati K; Tranter PJ, 2015, 'Spatial and socio-demographic determinants of South East Queensland students' school cycling', Journal of Transport Geography, 47, pp. 23 - 36,

Devereux LM; Tranter P; Wilson K, 2015, 'First year students negotiating professional and academic identities: the case of scholarly soldiers.', The International Journal of the First Year in Higher Education, 6, pp. 11 - 21,

Niehues AN; Bundy A; Broom A; Tranter P, 2015, 'Parents’ Perceptions of Risk and the Influence on Children’s Everyday Activities', Journal of Child and Family Studies, 24, pp. 809 - 820,

Bundy AC; Wyver S; Beetham KS; Ragen J; Naughton G; Tranter P; Norman R; Villeneuve M; Spencer G; Honey A; Simpson J; Baur L; Sterman J, 2015, 'The Sydney playground project- levelling the playing field: A cluster trial of a primary school-based intervention aiming to promote manageable risk-taking in children with disability', BMC Public Health, 15,

Tranter P, 2014, 'Active Travel: A Cure for the Hurry Virus', Journal of Occupational Science, 21, pp. 65 - 76,

Niehues AN; Bundy A; Broom A; Tranter P; Ragen J; Engelen L, 2013, 'Everyday uncertainties: Reframing perceptions of risk in outdoor free play', Journal of Adventure Education and Outdoor Learning, 13, pp. 223 - 237,

Engelen L; Bundy A; Naughton G; Simpson JM; Bauman A; Ragen J; Baur LA; Wyver S; Tranter PJ; Niehues A; Schiller W; Perry G; Jessup G; van der Ploeg HP, 2013, 'Increasing physical activity in young primary school children - it's child's play: A cluster randomised controlled trial', Preventive Medicine, 56, pp. 319 - 325,

Niehues AN; Bundy A; Broom A; Tranter P, 2013, 'Parents' Perceptions of Risk and the Influence on Children's Everyday Activities', Journal of Child and Family Studies, pp. 1 - 12,

Tranter PJ; Sharpe SQ, 2012, 'Disney-Pixar to the rescue: harnessing positive affect for enhancing children’s active mobility', Journal of Transport Geography, 20, pp. 34 - 40,

May M; Tranter PJ; Warn JR, 2011, 'Progressing road safety through deep change and transformational leadership', Journal of Transport Geography, 19, pp. 1423 - 1430,

Bundy A; Naughton G; Tranter PJ; Wyver S; Baur L; Schiller W; Bauman A; Engelen L; Ragen J; Luckett T; Niehues A; Stewart G; Jessup G; Brentnall G, 2011, 'The Sydney playground project: popping the bubblewrap - unleashing the power of play: a cluster randomized controlled trial of a primary school playground-based intervention aiming to increase children’s physical activity and social skills', BMC Public Health, 11, pp. 1 - 9,

Tranter PJ, 2011, 'The urban speed paradox: time pressure, cars and health', D!SSENT, pp. 9 - 12

May M; Tranter PJ; Warn JR, 2010, 'Holistic road safety report released', Journal of the Australasian College of Road Safety, November 2010, pp. 49 - 52,

O Brien C; Tranter PJ, 2010, 'Positive psychology, walking and well-being: can walking school buses survive a policy of school closures?', World Transport Policy and Practice, 15, pp. 42 - 54

Tranter PJ, 2010, 'Speed Kills: The Complex Links Between Transport, Lack of Time and Urban Health', Journal of Urban Health - Bulletin of the New York Academy of Medicine, 87, pp. 155 - 166,

Wyver S; Tranter PJ; Naughton G; Little H; Sandseter EBH; Bundy A, 2010, 'Ten ways to restrict children's freedom play: The problem of surplus safety', Contemporary Issues In Early Childhood, 11, pp. 263 - 277,

Bundy A; Naughton G; Tranter P; Wyver S, 2010, 'The risk is that there is “no risk”: A simple, innovative intervention to increase children's activity', Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport, 12, pp. e171 - e172,

Tranter PJ; Lowes MD, 2009, 'Life in the fast lane: Environmental, economic, and public health outcomes of motorsport spectacles in Australia', Journal of Sport and Social Issues, 33, pp. 150 - 168

Tranter PJ; Lowes MD, 2009, 'The crucial `where` of motorsport marketing: is motorsport now `a race out of place?`', International Journal of Sports Marketing and Sponsorship, 11, pp. 60 - 79

Bundy A; Luckett T; Tranter PJ; Naughton G; Wyver S; Ragen J; Spies G, 2009, 'The risk is that there is `no risk`: a simple, innovative intervention to increase children`s activity levels', International Journal of Early Years Education, 17, pp. 33 - 45

Tranter PJ; Sharpe SQ, 2008, 'Escaping Monstropolis: child-friendly cities, peak oil and Monsters, Inc.', Children`s Geographies, 6, pp. 295 - 308

Tranter PJ, 2008, 'How to save time and money: Using the walking school bus to increase your `effective speed`', World Transport Policy and Practice, 14, pp. 56 - 63

Tranter PJ; Malone K, 2008, 'Out of bounds: insights from Australian children to support sustainable cities', Encounter: Education for Meaning and Social Justice, 21, pp. 20 - 26

Bundy A; Luckett T; Naughton G; Tranter PJ; Wyver S; Ragen J; Singleton E; Spies G, 2008, 'Playful interaction: Occupational therapy for all children on the school playground', American Journal of Occupational Therapy, 62, pp. 522 - 527

Tranter PJ; Warn JR, 2008, 'Relationships between interest in motor racing and driver attitudes and behaviour amongst mature drivers: An Australian case study', Accident Analysis and Prevention, 40, pp. 1683 - 1689

Tranter PJ, 2008, 'The journey to school: walking toward a future', World Transport Policy and Practice, 14, pp. 3 - 5

May M; Tranter PJ; Warn JR, 2008, 'Towards a holistic framework for road safety in Australia', Journal of Transport Geography, 16, pp. 395 - 405

Tranter PJ; Sharpe SQ, 2007, 'Children and Peak Oil: An Opportunity in Crisis', International Journal of Children`s Rights, 15, pp. 181 - 197

Tranter PJ, 2006, 'Popping the bubble-wrap to create a child-friendly Brisbane', Your City Your Say: Active transport edition, pp. 4 - 4

Malone K; Tranter PJ, 2005, 'Hanging Out in the Schoolground: A Reflective Look at Researching Children`s Environmental Learning', Canadian Journal of Environmental Education, 10, pp. 212 - 224

Tranter PJ; Lowes MD, 2005, 'The place of motorsport in public health: an Australian perspective', Health and Place, 11, pp. 379 - 391

Tranter PJ; Malone K, 2004, 'Geographies of Environmental Learning: An Exploration of Children`s Use of School Grounds', Children`s Geographies, 2, pp. 131 - 155

Tranter PJ, 2004, 'Growing Up in an Ubanising World', International Journal of Urban and Regional Research, 28, pp. 721 - 723

Robinson G; Tranter PJ, 2004, 'International Migration and the `Asianisation` of Australia', Australian Studies, 17, pp. 211 - 235

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