Clarke, V., Ellis, S.J., Peel, E. and Riggs, D.W. (2010). Lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and queer psychology: An introduction. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
Clarke, V., Ellis, S.J., Peel, E. and Riggs, D.W. (2010). Lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and queer psychology: An introduction. New York: Cambridge University Press.
Riggs, D.W. (2010). What About the Children! Masculinities, Sexualities and Hegemony. Cambridge: Cambridge Scholars Publishing.
Riggs, D.W. (2007). Becoming parent: Lesbians, gay men, and family. Queensland: Post Pressed.
Riggs, D.W. (2006). Priscilla, (white) queen of the desert: Queer rights/race privilege. New York: Peter Lang.
Riggs, D. (2012). Ethical issues in LGBT couple and family therapy. In JJ Bigner & JL Wetchler, ed. Handbook of LGBT affirmative couple and family therapy. New York, USA: Routledge, pp. 421-432.
Riggs, D. (2012). Talking about diverse genders and sexualities means talking about more than white middle-class queers. In Y Taylor, ed. Educational diversity: The subject of difference and different subjects
. Basinstoke, UK: Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 219-235. [online]. http://www.palgrave.com/products/title.aspx?pid=494513
Riggs, D. and das Nair, R. (2012). Intersecting Identities. In R das Nair & C. Butler, ed. Intersectionality, sexuality and psychological therapies: Working with lesbian, gay and bisexual diversity
. Chichester, UK: Blackwell Publishing, pp. 9-30. [online]. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/9781119967613.ch1
Riggs, D. (2011). Angels and saints: The impact of lay understandings of foster care upon carers. In Jaworski, J.A., ed. Advances in sociology research. New York: Nova Publishers, pp. 217-228.
Riggs, D. (2011). Perceptions of support among Australian lesbian and gay foster carers. In Morrison M, McDermott DT, Carrigan MA and Morrison TG, ed. Sexual minority research in the new millenium. Hauppauge, USA: Nova Publishers, pp. 93-106.
Riggs, D.W. (2011). Elaborating a different yes, but: Complexities of race, sexuality and class in the counselling setting. In Anderson, S.K. & Middleton,V.A., ed. Explorations In Diversity: Examining Privilege And Oppression In A Multicultural Society. Belmont, USA: Brooks Cole, pp. 229-238.
Riggs, D. (2011). The racial politics of marriage: rights and relationships in colonial context. In V Marsh, ed. Speak now: Australian perspectives on same-sex marriage
. Melbourne, VIC: Clouds of Magellan, pp. 191-201. [online]. http://www.cloudsofmagellan.net/Speak_Now.html
Due, C. and Riggs, D.W. (2010). The media proudly presents; Lessons from celebrity moms. In Lintott, S., ed. Motherhood - Philosophy for Everyone: The Birth of Wisdom. UK: Wiley-VCH, pp. 191-201.
Riggs, D.W. (2010). Developing a responsible foster care praxis: Poly as a framework for examining power and propriety in family contexts. In Barker, M. & Langdridge, D., ed. Understanding non-monogamies. New York: Routledge, pp. 188-200.
Riggs, D.W. (2010). Gay Fathers. In Steinberg, S.R., Kehler, M. & Cornish, L., ed. Boy culture: An encyclopedia. Conneticut: Greenwood Publishing Group.
Durrheim, K., Hook, D. and Riggs, D.W. (2009). Race and racism. In Fox,D., Prilleltensky, I. & Austin, S., ed. Critical Psychology: An Introduction. London: Sage Publications, pp. 197-214.
Riggs, D.W. (2009). Race privilege and its role in the disappearance of birth families and adoptive children in debates over non-heterosexual adoption in Australia. In Ceridwen Spark and Denise Cuthbert, ed. Other People's Children: Adoption in Australia
. North Melbourne, Vic.: Australian Scholarly Publishing, pp. 161-175. [online]. http://catalogue.nla.gov.au/Record/4738995
Riggs, D.W. (2009). Poppadoms, princesses and privilege?: colonial relations in action in the celebrity big brother household. In Clarke, R., ed. Celebrity Colonialism: Fame, Power and Representation in Colonial and Postcolonial Cultures. Cambridge: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, pp. 209-224.
Riggs, D.W. (2009). Not playing by the rules?: a manifesto on biology, kinship and parenting. In And Baby Makes More: Known Donors, Queer Parents, And Our Unexpected Families, ed. And baby makes more: Known donors, queer
And baby makes more: Known donors, queer parents, and our unexpected families. Toronto: Insomniac Press, pp. 171-178.
Riggs, D.W. (2009). Essentialist and constructionist positions. In Hawley, J.C., ed. LGBTQ America: An encyclopedia. Conneticut: Greenwood Publishing Group, pp. 338-344.
Lovell, J. and Riggs, D.W. (2009). Constructions of difference in children's storybooks and their implication in bullying behaviours. In Barbara Baird and Damien W. Riggs, ed. The Racial Politics of Bodies, Nations and Knowledges. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, pp. 155-175.
Riggs, D.W. (2008). Attachment theory as a practice of heterosexism: Resisting the psychologisation of lesbian and gay foster carers. In Jessica Nathanson and Laura Camille Tuley, ed. Mother knows best: Talking back to the experts.Toronto: Demeter Press, pp. 148-157.
Riggs, D.W. and Augoustinos, M. (2008). The fine line between compensation and taking advantage: A discursive analysis of race privilege. In Rob Ranzijn, Keith McConnochie and Wendy Nolan, ed. Psychology and Indigenous Australians: Effective Teaching and Practice
. Cambridge: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, pp. 43-54. [online]. http://www.adelaide.edu.au/psychology/docs/research/2008_Research_report.pdf
Riggs, D.W. (2007). Psychoanalysis as a postcolonising reading practice: Towards a discursive psychological reading of racism-as-repression. In Riggs, D.W., ed. Taking up the challenge?: critical race and whiteness studies in a postcolonising nation
. Belair, SA: Crawford House Publishing, pp. 347-365. [online]. http://www.damienriggs.com/chapters.htm
Riggs, D.W. (2007). Possessive investments at the intersection of gender, race and sexuality: Lesbian and gay rights in a postcolonising nation. In M. Allen and R. K. Dhawan, ed. Intersections: Gender, Race and Ethnicity in Australasian Studies
. New Delhi: Prestige Books, pp. 111-123. [online]. http://www.damienriggs.com/privilege.htm
Riggs, D.W. (2006). Proving the case: Psychology, subjectivity and representations of lesbian and gay parents in the media. In L. Casta?eda & S. Campbell, ed. News and
News and sexuality: Media portraits of diversity. London: Sage Publications, pp. 235-256.
Riggs, D.W. and Briggs, L. (2004). Talking about heterosexism: Politics, complicity and identification. In Riggs, D.W. & Walker, G., ed. Out in the Antipodes: Australian and New Zealand perspectives on gay and lesbian issues in psychology. Perth: Brightfire, pp. 416-434.
Refereed journal articles
Palasinski, M. and Riggs, D.W. (2012). Young white British men and knife-carrying in public: Discourses of masculinity, protection and vulnerability. Critical Criminology
, 20(4), pp.463-476. [online]. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10612-012-9161-4
Riggs, D. (2012). Intercountry adoption and the inappropriate/d other: Refusing the disappearance of birth families. Social Policy and Society
, 11(3), pp.455-464. [online]. http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S1474746412000127
Riggs, D. and Due, C. (2012). Representations of Surrogacy in Submissions to a Parliamentary Inquiry in New South Wales. Techne - research in philosophy and technology
, 16(1), pp.71-84. [online]. http://dx.doi.org/10.5840/techne20121617
Riggs, D. and Russell, L. (2011). Characteristics of men willing to act as sperm donors in the context of identity-release legislation. Human Reproduction
, 26(1), pp.266-272. [online]. http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/humrep/deq314
Riggs, D. (2011). Australian lesbian and gay foster carers negotiating the child protection system: strengths and challenges. Sexuality Research and Social Policy
, 8(3), pp.215-226. [online]. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s13178-011-0059-9
Palasinski, M., Riggs, D. and Zebialowicz, A. (2011). You dont do it in public': racism, respectability and responsibility in Celebrity Big Brother. Celebrity Studies
, 2(2), pp.164-177. [online]. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/19392397.2011.574857
Riggs, D.W. and Due, C. (2011). (Un)Common Ground?: English Language Acquisition and Experiences of Exclusion Amongst New Arrival Students in South Australian Primary Schools. Identities-Global Studies in Culture and Power
, 18(3), pp.273-290. [online]. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/1070289X.2011.635373
Due, C. and Riggs, D.W. (2010). Friendship, exclusion and power: A study of two South Australian schools with New Arrivals Programs. Australasian Journal of Early Childhood, 35, pp.73-80.
Due, C. and Riggs, D.W. (2010). Playing at the edges: The use of playground spaces in South Australian primary schools with New Arrivals Programmes. Social Geographies
, 5, pp.25-37. [online]. http://dx.doi.org/10.5194/sg-5-25-2010
Riggs, D.W., Delfabbro, P.H. and Augoustinos, M. (2010). Foster fathers and carework: Engaging alternate models of parenting. Fathering
, 8(1), pp.24-36. [online]. http://dx.doi.org/10.3149/fth.0801.24
Riggs, D.W. and Fell, G.R. (2010). Teaching cultural competency for working with lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans clients. Psychology Learning and Teaching Journal, 9(1), pp.30-38.
Riggs, D.W. and Due, C. (2010). Gay men, race privilege, and surrogacy in India. Outskirts, 22.
Riggs, D.W. (2010). Pragmatic imbalances: Australian lesbian and gay foster carers. Law in Context, 28(1), pp.65-77.
Riggs, D.W. (2010). Im not gay, but my four mums are': Psychological knowledge and lesbian-headed families. Radical Psychology, 9(1).
Due, C. and Riggs, D.W. (2010). Representing Australian land. Mainstream media reporting of Native Title. International Journal of Critical Indigenous Studies, 3(1), pp.26-36.
Riggs, D.W., Delfabbro, P.H. and Augoustinos, M. (2009). Negotiating foster families: Identification and desire. British Journal of Social Work
, 39(5), pp.789-806. [online]. http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/bjsw/bcm156
Riggs, D.W., Augoustinos, M. and Delfabbro, P.H. (2009). Role of foster family belonging in recovery from child maltreatment. Australian Psychologist
, 44(3), pp.166-173. [online]. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00050060903147075
Riggs, D.W. and Patterson, A. (2009). The smiling faces of contemporary homophobia and transphobia. Gay and Lesbian Issues and Psychology Review, 5(3), pp.185-190.
Riggs, D.W. and Augoustinos, M. (2009). Institutional stressors and individual strengths: Policy and practice directions for working with Australian lesbian and gay foster carers. Practice: Social Work in Action
, 21(2), pp.77-90. [online]. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/09503150902875919
Riggs, D.W., King, D., Delfabbro, P.H. and Augoustinos, M. (2009). Children out of place?: representations of foster care in the Australian news media. Journal of Children and Media
, 3(3), pp.234-248. [online]. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/17482790902999918
Riggs, D.W., Mclaren, S. and Mayes, A.S. (2009). Attitudes toward parenting in a lesbian and gay community convenience sample. Journal of Gay and Lesbian Mental Health
, 13(1), pp.51-61. [online]. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/19359700802480659
Riggs, D.W. (2008). All the boys are straight: Heteronormativity in books on fathering and raising boys. THYMOS: The Journal of Boyhood Studies
, 2(2), pp.186-202. [online]. http://dx.doi.org/10.3149/thy/0202.186
Riggs, D.W. (2008). Lesbian mothers, gay sperm donors, and community: Ensuring the wellbeing of children and families. Health Sociology Review, 17(3), pp.226-234.
Riggs, D.W. (2008). The blighted germs of heterosexual tendencies: Reading Freud in (be)hindsight. Journal of Community and Applied Social Psychology, 18, pp.131-139.
Riggs, D.W. (2008). Towards a non-indifferent account of child protection. Australian Feminist Studies, 23(57), pp.375-388.
Riggs, D.W. (2008). Using multinomial logistic regression analysis to develop a model of Australian gay and heterosexual sperm donors' motivations and beliefs. International Journal of Emerging Technologies and Society, 6(2), pp.106-123.
Riggs, D.W. (2008). White mothers, Indigenous families, and the politics of voice. Australian Critical Race and Whiteness Studies Association eJournal
, 4(1). [online]. http://www.damienriggs.com/pubs.pdf
Riggs, D.W. and Delfabbro, P.H. (2008). Economics of care: Remuneration and recognition of foster carers. Journal of the Association For Research on Mothering, 10(1), pp.94-104.
Barker, M., Hagger-Johnson, G., Hegarty, P., Hutchison, C. and Riggs, D.W. (2007). Responses from the Lesbian and Gay Psychology Section to Crossley's Making sense of barebacking. British Journal of Social Psychology
, 46(3), pp.667-677. [online]. http://dx.doi.org/10.1348/014466606X143199
Riggs, D.W. and Augoustinos, M. (2007). Learning difference: Representations of diversity in storybooks for children of lesbian and gay parents. Journal of GLBT Family Studies
, 3(2 & 3), pp.133-156. [online]. http://dx.doi.org/10.1300/J461v03n02_06
Riggs, D.W. (2006). What's love got to do with it? Ambivalence and the national imaginary. International Journal of Critical Psychology, 16, pp.32-52.
Riggs, D.W. (2006). Serosameness or serodifference?: Resisting polarised discourses of identity and relationality in the context of HIV. Sexualities
, 9(4), pp.409-422. [online]. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1363460706068042
Riggs, D.W. (2006). Developmentalism and the rhetoric of best interests of the child: challenging heteronormative constructions of families and parenting in foster care. Journal of GLBT Family Studies
, 2(2), pp.57-73. [online]. http://dx.doi.org/10.1300/J461v02n02_03
Riggs, D.W. (2006). Bodies at the border: Contingency, hegemony and materiality. Philament: An On-Line Journal of the Arts and Culture, 9, pp.59-74.
Riggs, D.W. and Choi, P.Y. (2006). Heterosexism, racism and psychology. Psychologist, 19(5), pp.288-291.
Riggs, D.W. (2005). Caught `n `e Frame? Queer embodiment under heteropatriarchy. Philament: An On-Line Journal of the Arts and Culture, 7.
Riggs, D.W. and Augoustinos, M. (2005). The psychic life of colonial power: Racialised subjectivities, bodies and methods.
Show selected publications