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Featherstone L; Kaladelfos A, 2016, Sex Crimes in the Fifties, Melbourne Univ. Publishing

Book Chapters

Kaladelfos A; Piper A, 2022, 'Criminal Justice after the Convicts: A History of the Long Twentieth Century', in Cane P; Ford L; McMillan M (ed.), The Cambridge Legal History of Australia, Cambridge University Press, pp. 605 - 628,

Finnane M; Kaladelfos A, 2019, 'Australia’s Long History of Immigration, Policing and the Criminal Law', in Billings P (ed.), Crimmigration in Australia Law, Politics, and Society, Springer, pp. 19 - 37,

Kaladelfos A, 2019, 'Uncovering a Hidden Offence: Social and Legal Histories of Familial Sexual Abuse', in Piper A; Stevenson A (ed.), Gender Violence in Australia: Historical Perspectives, Monash University Press, Carlton, Vic, pp. 63 - 77,

Kaladelfos A; Featherstone L, 2017, 'Race and Ethnicity in Sex Crimes Trials', in Mason R (ed.), Legacies of Violence in Modern Australia, Berghahn Publishing, pp. 217 - 232,

Kaladelfos A; Featherstone L, 2016, 'Sexual Assault by Teachers: Historical Legislative, Policy, and Prosecutorial Responses', in Smaal Y; Kaladelfos A; Finnane M (ed.), The Sexual Abuse of Children: Recognition and Redress, Monash University Publishing, pp. 20 - 34

Kaladelfos A, 2013, ''Until Death Does Part Us’: Male Friendship, Intimacy, and Violence in Late Colonial Australia', in Willett G; Smaal Y (ed.), Intimacy, Violence and Activism: Gay and Lesbian Perspectives VI, Monash University Publishing, pp. 39 - 55

Edited Books

Smaal Y; Kaladelfos A; Finnane M, (eds.), 2016, The Sexual Abuse of Children, Monash University Press, Carlton, Vic.,

Journal articles

Brady B; Rosenberg S; Newman CE; Kaladelfos A; Kenning G; Duck-Chong E; Bennett J, 2022, 'Gender is dynamic for all people', Discover Psychology, vol. 2,

Kaladelfos A; Smaal Y, 2019, 'Sexual violence and male prisons: an Australian queer genealogy', Current Issues in Criminal Justice, vol. 31, pp. 349 - 364,

Zajac R; Westera N; Kaladelfos A, 2018, 'The “Good Old Days” of Courtroom Questioning: Changes in the Format of Child Cross-Examination Questions Over 60 Years', Child Maltreatment, vol. 23, pp. 186 - 195,

Kaladelfos A; Finnane M, 2018, 'Immigration and criminality: Australia’s post-war inquiries', Australian Journal of Politics and History, vol. 64, pp. 48 - 64,

Finnane M; Kaladelfos A; Piper A, 2018, 'Sharing the archive: Using web technologies for accessing, storing and re-using historical data', Methodological Innovations, vol. 11, pp. 205979911878774 - 205979911878774,

Kaladelfos A, 2018, 'Gender, Victimisation and Prosecutorial Discretion in the Attrition of Sexual Offences', Law and History, vol. 86, pp. 86 - 86,

Zajac R; Westera N; Kaladelfos A, 2017, 'A historical comparison of Australian lawyers’ strategies for cross-examining child sexual abuse complainants', Child Abuse and Neglect, vol. 72, pp. 236 - 246,

Zydervelt S; Zajac R; Kaladelfos A; Westera N, 2017, 'Lawyers' Strategies for Cross-examining Rape Complainants: Have We Moved beyond the 1950s?', British Journal of Criminology, vol. 57, pp. 551 - 569,

Finnane M; Kaladelfos A, 2017, 'British Migrants, Criminality and Deportation: Shaping the Australian Post-war Approach', Journal of Imperial and Commonwealth History, vol. 45, pp. 339 - 363,

Westera N; Zydervelt S; Kaladelfos A; Zajac R, 2017, 'Sexual assault complainants on the stand: a historical comparison of courtroom questioning', Psychology, Crime and Law, vol. 23, pp. 15 - 31,

Finnane M; Kaladelfos A, 2016, 'Race and justice in an Australian court: Prosecuting homicide in Western Australia, 1830-1954', Australian Historical Studies, vol. 47, pp. 443 - 461,

Kaladelfos A, 2016, 'Phillips' brief: The maliciousness of rape', CRIMINAL LAW JOURNAL, vol. 40,

Featherstone L; Kaladelfos A, 2014, 'Hierarchies of Harm and Violence: Historicising Familial Sexual Violence in Australia', Australian Feminist Studies, vol. 29, pp. 306 - 324,

Kaladelfos A; Featherstone L, 2014, 'Sexual and gender-based violence: definitions, contexts, meanings', Australian Feminist Studies, vol. 29, pp. 233 - 237,

Kaladelfos A, 2013, 'The dark side of the family: paternal child homicide in Australia', Journal of Australian Studies, vol. 37, pp. 333 - 348,

Kaladelfos A, 2012, 'The condemned criminals: Sexual violence, race, and manliness in colonial Australia', Women's History Review, vol. 21, pp. 697 - 714,

Kaladelfos A, 2012, 'The Politics of Punishment: Rape and the Death Penalty in Colonial Australia, 1841–1901', History Australia, vol. 9, pp. 155 - 175,

Kaladelfos A, 2010, 'Murder in Gun Alley: Girls, grime and gumshoe history', Journal of Australian Studies, vol. 34, pp. 471 - 484,

Kaladelfos A, 2009, '"Call All Male Offenders By Their RIght Name": Masculinity and the Age of Consent', Melbourne Historical Journal, vol. Special Issue, pp. 1 - 19


Finnane M; Kaladelfos A; Karstedt S, 2020, Femicide: An Intractable History, Online only,

Rademaker L; Piper A; Kaladelfos A; Silverstein J; Ellinghaus K; Tomsic M; Wolfe N; Rees Y, 2018, Sexual Abuse, Harassment and Discrimination "rife" among Australian academics,

Kaladelfos A; Fileborn B; Featherstone L; Robinson S; Smaal Y, 2018, Inquiry into LGBTIQ hate crime could improve how police and communities respond,

Kaladelfos A; Featherstone L, 2018, Man who burnt his wife alive gets at least 27 years’ jail, but not life – as victim was no stranger,


Kaladelfos A, 2016, Across the Seas: Australia's Response to Refugees, CAMBRIDGE UNIV PRESS,

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