Position/s

Associate Professor
Social Work and Social Planning

Biography

After the completion of my PhD i undertook a three-year ARC funded postdoctoral fellowship before commencing in my role as a lecturer in the Discipline of Social Work at Flinders. I am currently the President of the Australian Critical Race and Whiteness Studies Association and the National Convenor of the Australian Psychological Society's interest group on gay and lesbian issues and the editor of its journal, the Gay and Lesbian Issues and Psychology Review.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor Behaviour Sciences (Flinders)
  • Bachelor Social Sciences (Psychology Honours) (CSU)
  • Phd (Adelaide)

Honours, awards and grants

2010 Early Career Researcher Award, APS
2011 VC Early Career Research Award, Flinders

Key responsibilities

Honours Coordination (2011)
Topic Coordination

Teaching interests

  • families, relationships and parenting
  • child protection
  • research methods
  • sexuality studies
  • race and whiteness

Topic Coordinator:

  • SOAD1010  Mental Health and Public Participation
  • SOAD3013  Child and Family Wellbeing
  • SOAD9218  Gender and Sexuality in Community, Mental Health and Public Policy Contexts

Research expertise

  • Communication and media studies
  • Gender Studies
  • Health professional education
  • Health services research
  • Mental health promotion in educational settings
  • Other language, literature and culture
  • Social work

Research interests

  • kinship studies
  • child protection
  • LGBTQ social science research 
  • health education
  • wellbeing in marginalised communities

Supervisory interests

  • Child protection
  • Family changes in Australia
  • Family development
  • Family health
  • Family responses to grief and loss
  • Gender and sexuality
  • Health education, curriculum development
  • Health education, primary and middle school setting
  • Sexual health and family planning

RHD research supervision

Current

Principal supervisor : Women's Studies (1) ; Social Policy (1) ;

Completion

Principal supervisor : Social Work (1) ; Psychology (2) ;

Publications

  • Collins, C., Riggs, D. and Due, C. (2014). Constructions of the 'best interest of the child' in New South Wales parliamentary debates on surrogacy. In Meredith Nash, ed. Reframing Reproduction: Conceiving Gendered Experiences. London: Sage, pp. 39-53.
  • Riggs, D. (2014). Keeping up appearances: Resemblance talk amongst permanent and foster carers in Australia. In C Krolokke, S Adrian, L Myong & T Tjornhoj-Thomsen, ed. Critical Kinship Studies: Kinship (trans)formed.
  • Riggs, D. and Due, C. (2014). Australian lesbian, gay and/or transgender people and the law. In S Rice & A Day, ed. In the shadow of the law. Annadale NSW: Federation Press.
  • Riggs, D. and kentlyn, S. (2014). Transgender women, parenting, and experiences of ageing. In M Gibson, ed. Queering maternity and motherhood: Narrative and theoretical perspective. Toronto, Canada: Demeter Press.
  • Treharne, G. and Riggs, D. (2014). Quality in qualitative research. In P Rohleder & A Lyons, ed. Qualitative research in clinical and health psychology. London: Palgrave.
  • Riggs, D. (2013). Transgender men's self-representations of bearing children post-transition. In FJ Green & M Friedman, ed. Chasing rainbows. Bradford, Canada: Demeter Press, pp. 62-71.
    [Web Link]
  • 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). Non-Indigenous Lesbians and Gay Men Caring for Indigenous Children: An Australian Case Study. In CN Phellas, ed. Researching non-heterosexual sexualities. Surrey, UK: Ashgate Publishing, pp. 201-214.
    [Web Link]
  • 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.
    [10.1002/9781119967613.ch1]
  • 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.
    [Web Link]
  • Riggs, D. (2011). "What about the children!" Homophobia, accusations of pedophilia and the construction of childhood. In B Scherer and M Ball, ed. Queering Paradigms II: Interrogating agendas. Oxford, UK: Peter Lang, pp. 245-258.
    [Web Link]
  • 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). 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.
    [Web Link]
  • 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. 2nd ed. Belmont, USA: Brooks Cole, pp. 229-238.
  • 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). Gay Fathers. In Steinberg, S.R., Kehler, M. & Cornish, L., ed. Boy culture: An encyclopedia. Conneticut: Greenwood Publishing Group.
  • 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.
  • Durrheim, K., Hook, D. and Riggs, D.W. (2009). Race and racism. In Fox,D., Prilleltensky, I. & Austin, S., ed. Critical Psychology: An Introduction. 2nd ed. London: Sage Publications, pp. 197-214.
  • 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. (2009). Essentialist and constructionist positions. In Hawley, J.C., ed. LGBTQ America: An encyclopedia. Conneticut: Greenwood Publishing Group, pp. 338-344.
  • 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). 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). 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.
    [Web Link]
  • 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.
    [Web Link]
  • Augoustinos, M. and Riggs, D.W. (2007). Representing 'us' and 'them': Constructing white identities in everyday talk. In G. Moloney & I. Walker, ed. Social Representations and Identity: Content, process and power. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 109-130.
    [Web Link]
  • 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.
    [Web Link]
  • 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.
    [Web Link]
  • Riggs, D.W. (2007). Recognising race in LGBT psychology: Privilege, power & complicity. In V. Clarke & E. Peel, ed. Out in psychology: Privilege, power and complicity. London: John Wiley and Sons, pp. 59-76.
    [Web Link]
  • Riggs, D.W. (2006). 'Proving the case': Psychology, subjectivity and representations of lesbian and gay parents in the media. In L. Castañeda & S. Campbell, ed. News and News and sexuality: Media portraits of diversity. London: Sage Publications, pp. 235-256.
    [Web Link]
  • 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.
  • Due, C. and Riggs, D. (2011). Representations of Indigenous Australians in the mainstream news media. Teneriffe QLD: Post Pressed.
    [Web Link]
  • 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.
    [Web Link]
  • 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.
  • Peel, E. and Riggs, D. (2014). Introducing lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, and queer psychology. British Psychological Society Annual Conference. Birmingham UK. May 2014.
  • Riggs, D. (2013). Ageing, parenting and coming out. LGBT Ageing Conference. Sydney. Jun 2013.
  • Pike, A. and Riggs, D. (2013). Needs and challenges in service provision. Healthcare pathways for intersex, trans and gender diverse young people forum. Geelong, Victoria. Oct 2013.
  • Riggs, D. (2013). Intersectionality, privilege, and the researcher subjection position. Interdisciplinary Workshop on Sexualities and Genders Research. Sydney. Nov 2013.
  • Riggs, D. (2013). Intimacy and foster care. British Psychological Society annual Conference. Birmingham UK. May 2013.
  • Riggs, D. (2013). Homonormativity and lesbian mother families. Homonationalism and Pinkwashing conference. New York. Apr 2013.
  • Riggs, D. (2013). Intimacy and foster care. Resourcing Care Forum 2. Adelaide. Sep 2013.
  • Riggs, D. (2013). Moving beyond homonormativity in teaching about lesbian mother families. Gender and Education Conference. London. Apr 2013.
  • Augoustinos, M. and Riggs, D. (2012). 'Basically it's a recognition issue': Validating foster parent identities. Resourcing Care Forum 1. Keele University, UK. Sep 2012.
  • Riggs, D. (2012). 'Sorry, it's just a preference': 'Sexual racism' on Gaydar. Australian Critical Race and Whiteness Studies Conference. Adelaide. Dec 2012.
  • Riggs, D. (2012). 'They're all just little bits, aren't they': Lesbian mothers negotiating educational contexts. Fay Gale Annual Conference: Gender/Sexuality: Perspectives on Social Inclusion & Citizenship. Adelaide. Nov 2011.
  • Riggs, D. (2012). Experiences of exclusion within schools amongst a sample of South Australian lesbian mother families. 30th International Congress of Psychology. Cape Town, South Africa. Jul 2012.
  • Riggs, D. and Due, C. (2012). 'Overcoming hurdles': Narratives of vulnerability and agency in accounts of reproductive travel. Fay Gale Annual Conference. Adelaide. Dec 2012.
  • Connellan, K., Due, C. and Riggs, D. (2011). Light lies: How does glass communicate in a mental health unit? Australian and New Zealand Communication Conference. Hamilton, New Zealand. Jul 2011.
  • Riggs, D., Connellan, K., Due, C., Rowlands, C. and Curry, J. (2011). Stressed spaces: The impact of design upon wellbeing. International Critical Health Psychology Conference. Apr 2011.
  • Riggs, D. and Connellan, K. (2011). Stress spaces: Architecture and mental health. International Conference on Health, Wellness and Society. Berkeley, California. Jan 2011.
  • Riggs, D. (2011). Pragmatic imbalances: Australian lesbian and gay foster carers and the current legal context. AIJA Child Protection Conference. Brisbane. May 2011.
  • Riggs, D. (2011). Educational experiences of lesbian mother families. 45th Annual Australian Psychological Society Conference. Canberra. Oct 2011.
  • Riggs, D. (2011). Anti-Asian Sentiment Amongst a Sample of White Australian Men on Gaydar. New Communities, New Racisms. Melbourne. Nov 2011.
  • Riggs, D.W. (2009). Heteronormativity and Australian foster care. Growing Together: Third Biennial Conference of the Australian Association of Maternal, Child and Family Health Nurses. Adelaide. Apr 2009.
  • Riggs, D.W. (2008). All the boys are straight: Heteronormativity in books on fathering and raising boys. Re-presenting Childhood: Second International Conference. Sheffield, UK. Jul 2008.
  • Riggs, D.W., Augoustinos, M. and Delfabbro, P.H. (2008). Children out of place: News media representations of foster care in Australia. Re-presenting Childhood: Second International Conference. Sheffield, UK. Jul 2008.
  • Riggs, D.W. (2008). The psychology of sperm donation: Implications for donor recruitment. XXIX International Congress of Psychology. Berlin, Germany. Jul 2008.
  • Riggs, D.W. (2008). Lesbian mothers, gay sperm donors, and community. Psychology of Women Section Conference. Windsor, UK. Jul 2008.
  • Riggs, D.W. (2008). Jade Goody, celebrity Big Brother, and the denial of racism. Australian Critical Race and Whiteness Studies Conference. Melbourne. Dec 2008.
  • Riggs, D.W. (2008). Gay and heterosexual men who act as known sperm donors: Expectations and implications. In N. Voudouris and V. Mrowinski, ed. Proceedings for the 2008 43rd APS Annual Conference. Melbourne: APS. 43rd Australian Psychological Society Conference. Hobart. Sep 2008, pp. 254-258.
  • Riggs, D.W., Mclaren, S. and Mayes, A.S. (2008). Attitudes of lesbians and gay men toward lesbian and gay parents. In N. Voudouris and V. Mrowinski, ed. Proceedings for the 2008 43rd APS Annual Conference. Melbourne: APS. 43rd Australian Psychological Society Conference. Hobart. Sep 2008, pp. 259-263.
  • Riggs, D.W. (2007). Queer rights/race privilege. Amnesty International. Brisbane. Apr 2007.
  • Riggs, D.W. (2007). Negotiating a parenting identity: Desire, identification and foster care. Psychoanalysis, The Family and Culture Conference. Adelaide. May 2007.
  • Riggs, D.W. (2007). Gay men parenting: Social and legal issues. The Rainbow Families Council Interdisciplinary Symposium, Legitimizing lesbian and gay parented families. Melbourne. Jun 2007.
  • Riggs, D.W. (2007). 'Call me father of the year and I'll drown you!': Male foster carers negotiating complex identities. Masculinity and the other: An interdisciplinary conference. Oxford, UK. Aug 2007.
  • Riggs, D.W. (2007). Safety for whom? Children protection in neocolonial contexts. Cultural Studies Association Australasia Conference. Adelaide. Dec 2007.
  • Riggs, D.W. and Augoustinos, M. (2007). This is not a confessional song: Discourse analysis and race privilege. Psychology and Indigenous Australians. Adelaide. Jul 2007.
  • Riggs, D.W. and Augoustinos, M. (2007). Discourses of child protection and foster care provision. Society of Australasian Social Psychologists Conference. Brisbane. Apr 2007.
  • Riggs, D.W. (2007). White mothers, Indigenous families, and the politics of voice. ACRAWSA Conference: Bodies, Nations and Knowledges. Adelaide. Dec 2007.
  • Riggs, D.W. (2007). White mothers, Indigenous children: Child removal, good intentions, and denied knowledges. The Mother: Images, Issues and Practices. Brisbane. Jul 2007.
  • Riggs, D.W. (2006). Power and privilege in celebrity big brother. Celebrity Colonialisms Conference. Brisbane. Apr 2006.
  • Riggs, D.W. (2006). Injured identities: Queer rights and the discipline of psychology. Society of Australasian Social Psychologists Conference. Canberra. Apr 2006.
  • Riggs, D.W. (2006). Exploring the impact of heterosexism on lesbian and gay applicants. National Foster Care Conference. Adelaide. Sep 2006.
  • Riggs, D.W. (2006). Attachment theory as a practice of heterosexism. Bridging the Tasman: Joint Conference of the APS and the NZPsS. Auckland, NZ. Sep 2006.
  • Riggs, D.W. (2006). 'What's love got to do with it?': Queer rights/race privilege. Global Queeries Conference. Toronto, Canada. May 2006.
  • Riggs, D.W. (2006). Psychology and anti-racism: Understanding the melancholic white subject. In Mary Katsikitis, ed. Proceedings of the 2006 joint conference of the APS and NZPsS : psychology bridging the Tasman : science culture and practice. Australian Psychological Society. Bridging the Tasman: Joint Conference of the APS and the NZPsS. Auckland, NZ. Sep 2006.
  • Riggs, D.W. (2006). Turning the screw: Racial melancholia/white subjectivities. White Terror/(Post) Empire Conference. London, UK. May 2006.
  • Riggs, D.W. and Augoustinos, M. (2006). Learning difference: Representations of diversity in storybooks for children with lesbian and gay parents. 19th Conference of the International Society for the Study of Behavioural Development. Melbourne. Jun 2006.
  • Riggs, D.W. (2005). Thinking through racism and anti-racist practice: Power, subjectivity and agency. 40th Annual APS Conference: Past Reflections: Future Directions. Melbourne. Sep 2005.
  • Riggs, D.W. (2005). Developmentalism and rhetoric of `best interests of the child' British Psychological Society conference. Manchester, UK. Mar 2005.
  • Riggs, D.W. (2005). Building community through difference rather than sameness: Barebacking practices and discourses of shared serostatus. Health in Difference 5 Conference. Melbourne. Jan 2005.
  • Riggs, D.W. (2005). 'Rather like a conspiracy theory': refusing heteronormative understandings of lesbian and gay parents. 40th Annual APS Conference: Past Reflections: Future Directions. Melbourne. Sep 2005.
  • Riggs, D.W. (2005). ''Loving families': Race and the representation of lesbian and gay families. Whiteness and the Horizons of Race Conference. Brisbane. Dec 2005.
  • Riggs, D.W. (2005). Whose morality? Normative constructions of health and sexuality in research on barebacking. International Society of Critical Health Psychology Conference. Sheffield, UK. Mar 2005.
  • Riggs, D.W. (2004). 'Expert knowledge' and the fight for rights: examining representations of lesbian and gay parents in the media. Parenting Imperatives: National Parenting Conference. Adelaide. Sep 2004.
  • Riggs, D.W. (2004). (Bare)Backing ourselves into a corner?: Resisting heteropolarised understandings of gay men's sexuality. Gender, Health & Sexuality Conference. Vancouver, Canada. Jun 2004.
  • Riggs, D.W. (2004). Constructing the national good: Howard and the rhetoric of benevolence. In Proceedings of the Australasian Political Studies Association Conference 2004. Australasian Political Studies Association. Australasian Political Studies Association Conference. Adelaide. Apr 2004, pp. 1-17.
  • Riggs, D.W. (2004). Cultures of denial: Denying the past, justifying the present. In Khoo, T., ed. The Body Politic: Racialised political cultures in Australia. St.Lucia: University of Queensland. Body Politic Conference. Brisbane. Nov 2004.
    [Web Link]
  • Riggs, D.W. (2004). Performing the subject position `good white person': Managing racism/race privilege. 38th Conference of the Society of Australasian Social Psychologists. Auckland, NZ. Apr 2004.
  • Riggs, D.W. (2004). Resisting the psychologisation of lesbian and gay parents: Attachment theory as a practice of heterosexism. Postgraduate Students' Conference. Adelaide. Dec 2004.
  • Riggs, D.W. (2003). Challenging 'polite performances': Locating the political in whiteness research. (Inter)disciplining Whiteness Symposium. Adelaide. Sep 2003.
  • Riggs, D.W. (2003). Constructing the White Nation: Projecting Threat, Justifying Colonisation. The Sydney Society for Psychoanalysis & Culture: 'Not Like Us' Conference. Sydney. Jun 2003.
  • Riggs, D.W. (2003). Idealising Place: Art, appropriation and the 'pre-colonial landscape' In Wadham, B. & Schech, S., ed. Placing Race and localising Whiteness. Adelaide: Flinders University Press. Placing Race and Localising Whiteness Conference. Adelaide. Oct 2003.
  • Riggs, D.W. and Selby, J. (2003). Setting the seen: Whiteness as unmarked category in psychologists' writings on race in Australia. In Mary Katsikitis, ed. Development through diversity : proceedings of the 38th APS Annual Conference. Melbourne: Australian Psychological Society. 38th Annual APS Conference: Development through Diversity. Perth. Oct 2003, pp. 190-194.
  • Riggs, D.W. (2003). Rewriting the subject: A critical approach to subjectivity within health psychology. Third Conference of the International Society of Critical Health Psychology. Auckland, NZ. Apr 2003.
  • Riggs, D.W. (2003). On the limits of the discourses of sameness and difference. 38th Annual APS Conference: Development through diversity. Perth. Oct 2003.
  • Riggs, D.W. (2003). Managing the 'anxiety of whiteness': Science, imperialism and the construction of the white gaze. VIIth Lacan Symposium: Psychoanalysis, Science & Culture in the 21st Century. Melbourne. Jul 2003.
  • Riggs, D.W. (2002). As if it were real: Writing experiential multiplicity as epistemology. In Conference Proceedings of the 1st Australian Postgraduate Students' Critical Psychology Conference. Sydney: University of Western Sydney. 1st Australian Postgraduate Students' Critical Psychology Conference. Sydney. Nov 2002, pp. 162-177.
  • Riggs, D. and Palasinski, M. (2011). Young men view things differently. British Medical Journal, 342 pp. 2903-2903.
    [10.1136/bmj.d2903] [Scopus]
  • Riggs, D.W. (2010). The educational experiences of lesbian-mother families: A South Australian study. LES Online, 2 pp. 3-13.
  • Riggs, D.W. (2009). Lesbian and gay parenting. Sociology Review, 19 pp. 20-22.
  • Riggs, D.W. (2009). The ground upon which we stand: Reading sexuality through race. Lesbian and Gay Psychology Review, 10 pp. 42-46.
  • Riggs, D.W. (2008). Reading Interrelationality: The Racial Politics of Academic Research. Darkmatter, 3
  • Riggs, D.W. (2007). How do bodies matter: Understanding embodied racialised subjectivities. Darkmatter, 2
  • Peel, E. and Riggs, D. (2014). LGBT psychology. The Wiley-Blackwell encyclopedia of gender and sexuality.
  • Riggs, D. (2014). Privilege, including male and heterosexual privilege. The Wiley-Blackwell encyclopedia of gender and sexuality studies.
  • Riggs, D. (2014). Racial stereotyping, racist humour, and linguistic imperialism in RuPaul's Drag Race.
  • Riggs, D. (2014). Which bodies matter: Fertility travel, commodification, and privilege.
  • Riggs, D. (2014). Whiteness. Encyclopedia of critical psychology.
    [Web Link]
  • Riggs, D. (2013). Critical kinship studies and Australian family diversity.
  • Baird, B.J. and Riggs, D.W. (2009). Co-editors. The racial politics of bodies, nations and knowledges. Newcastle on Tyne, U.K.: Cambridge Scholars Publishing.
  • Riggs, D.W. (2007). Editor. Taking up the challenge: Critical race and whiteness studies in a postcolonising nation. Belair: Crawford House Publishing, pp. 1-367.
  • Riggs, D.W. and Walker, G.A. (2004). Editor. Out in the antipodes: Australian and New Zealand perspectives on gay and lesbian issues in psychology. Perth: Brightfire, pp. 1-447.
  • Connellan, K., Due, C. and Riggs, D.W. (2011). Gardens of the mind: Nature, power and design for mental health. In N.F.M. Roozenburg, L.L. Chen & P.J. Stappers, ed. Diversity and Unity: Proceedings of IASDR2011. 4th World Conference on Design Research. Delft, Netherlands. Oct 2011.
  • Connellan, K., Due, C. and Riggs, D.W. (2011). Light lies: How does glass communicate in a mental health unit? In Alison Henderson, ed. Refereed proceedings of the Australian and New Zealand Communication Association conference: Communication on the edge 2011, Hamilton, New Zealand, July 6-8. Hamilton, New Zealand: University of Waikato. Australian and New Zealand Communication Association conference. Hamilton, New Zealand. Jul 2011, pp. 1-20.
    [Web Link]
  • Riggs, D.W. (2007). Unnatural 'Crimes' and 'Natural' Rights: Theorising Queer White Colonialisms. In Boucher, Leigh; Carey, Jane; Ellinghaus, Katherine, ed. Historicising Whiteness: Transnational perspectives on the construction of an identity. Melbourne: RMIT Publishing. Historicising Whiteness Conference. Melbourne. Nov 2006, pp. 35-40.
  • Riggs, D.W. (2005). Cultures of denial: Managing the past, justifying the present. In Tseen Khoo, ed. The body politic: Racialised political cultures in Australia. St Lucia: University of Queensland. The Body Politic: Racialised Political Cultures in Australia: UQ Australian Studies Centre Conference. Brisbane, Queensland. Nov 2004.
    [Web Link]
  • Due, C., Riggs, D. and Augoustinos, M. (2014). Research with children of migrant and refugee background: A review of child-centered research. Child Indicators Research, 7(1) pp. 209-227.
    [Web Link]
  • Collins, C., Riggs, D. and Due, C. (2014). The impact of pregnancy loss on women's adult relationships. Grief Matters: The Australian Journal of Grief and Bereavement,
  • Scholz, B. and Riggs, D. (2014). Sperm donors' account of lesbian recipients: Heterosexualisation as a tool for warranting claims to children's 'best interests' Psychology and Sexuality, 5(3) pp. 247-257.
  • Riggs, D., Due, C. and Power, J. (2014). Gay men's experience of surrogacy clinics in India. JOURNAL OF FAMILY PLANNING AND REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH CARE,
  • Riggs, D., Coleman, K. and Due, C. (2014). Healthcare experiences of gender diverse Australians: A mixed-methods, self-report survey. BMC Public Health, 14(230)
    [10.1186/1471-2458-14-230]
  • Riggs, D. and Hanson-Easey, S. (2014). The invisibility of lesbian-mother families in the South Australian Premier's Reading Challenge. Bookbird: A Journal of International Children's Literature, 52(1) pp. 23-33.
    [Web Link]
  • Riggs, D. and Due, C. (2014). Support experiences and attitudes of parents of gender variant children. Journal of Child and Family Studies,
  • Riggs, D. and Due, C. (2014). A review of research on gay fathers' reproductive journeys and parenting experiences. JOURNAL OF FAMILY PLANNING AND REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH CARE,
  • Riggs, D. (2014). White Australians adoptive mothers' understandings of birth cultures and families. Adoption Quarterly,
  • Riggs, D. (2014). What makes a man? Thomas Beattie, embodiment and 'mundane transphobia' Feminism and Psychology, 24(2) pp. 157-171.
    [10.1177/0959353514526221]
  • Riggs, D. (2014). Australian foster carers' negotiations of intimacy with agency workers, birth families and children. Families, Relationships and Societies: an international journal of research and debate, 3(2)
    [10.1332/204674314X14008543149659]
  • Riggs, D. (2014). "It will be hard because I will have to learn lots of English": Experiences of education for children with migrant backgrounds in Australia. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF QUALITATIVE STUDIES IN EDUCATION,
  • Ogilvy, R. and Riggs, D. (2014). Young people's experiences of receiving Individual Packages of Care in South Australia. Children Australia, 39(1) pp. 49-54.
    [Web Link]
  • Riggs, D., Due, C. and Connellan, K. (2013). Duty stations and the regulation of space in mental health wards: A South Australian case study. Australian Community Psychologist, 25(1) pp. 78-93.
    [Web Link]
  • Riggs, D. and Willing, I. (2013). "They're all just little bits, aren't they": South Australian lesbian mothers' experiences of marginalisation in primary schools. Journal of Australian Studies, 37(3) pp. 364-377.
    [10.1080/14443058.2013.812574]
  • Riggs, D. and Due, C. (2013). Moving beyond homonormativity in teacher training: experiences from South Australia. Sex Education: Sexuality Society and Learning, 13(Supp 1) pp. S99-S112.
    [10.1080/14681811.2012.760447]
  • Riggs, D. and Due, C. (2013). Mapping the health experience of Australians who were female assigned at birth but who now identify with a different gender identity. Lambda Nordica, 19 pp. 54-76.
  • Riggs, D. (2013). Impact validity: a politics of possibilities. Journal of Social Issues, 69(4) pp. 797-803.
    [10.1111/josi.12042]
  • Riggs, D.W. and Due, C. (2013). Representations of reproductive citizenship and vulnerability in media reports of offshore surrogacy. Citizenship Studies, 17(8) pp. 956-969.
    [10.1080/13621025.2013.851145]
  • Riggs, D. (2013). Anti-Asian sentiment amongst a sample of white Australian men on gaydar. Sex Roles, 68(11-12) pp. 768-778.
    [10.1007/s11199-012-0119-5] [Scopus]
  • Palasinski, M., Riggs, D. and Allison, L. (2013). Can computer-mediated communication increase adolescents' sexually risky behaviours? AMERICAN PSYCHOLOGIST, 68(9) pp. 877-888.
    [10.1037/a0033631]
  • Connellan, K., Gaardboe, M., Riggs, D., Due, C., Reinschmidt, A. and Mustillo, L. (2013). Stressed spaces: mental health and architecture. Health Environments Research and Design Journal, 6(4) pp. 127-168.
    [Web Link]
  • Riggs, D.W. (2013). Critical psychology in a context of ongoing acts of colonisation. Annual Review of Critical Psychology, 10 pp. 79-88.
    [Web Link]
  • Riggs, D. (2013). Heteronormativity in online information about sex: A South Australian case study. Contemporary Issues in Early Childhood, 14(1) pp. 72-80.
    [10.2304/ciec.2014.14.1.72]
  • Due, C. and Riggs, D. (2012). The terms on which child abuse is made to matter: Media representations of the Aurukun case. Australian Feminist Studies, 27(71) pp. 3-18.
    [10.1080/08164649.2012.648256] [Scopus]
  • Cadwallader, J. and Riggs, D. (2012). The state of the union: Toward a biopolitics of marriage. M/C Journal, 15(6)
    [Web Link]
  • Due, C., Connellan, K. and Riggs, D. (2012). Surveillance, security and violence in a mental health ward: An ethnographic study of an Australian purpose-built unit. Surveillance and Society, 10(3/4)
    [Web Link]
  • Riggs, D., Webber, K. and Fell, G. (2012). Australian undergraduate psychology students' atitudes towards trans people. Gay and Lesbian Issues and Psychology Review, 8(1) pp. 52-62.
    [Web Link]
  • Riggs, D. and Willsmore, S. (2012). Experiences of disenfranchised grief arising from the unplanned termination of a foster placement: An exploratory South Australian study. Adoption and Fostering, 36(2) pp. 57-66.
    [Web Link]
  • 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.
    [10.5840/techne20121617] [Scopus]
  • Riggs, D. (2012). Paradoxes of visibility: Lesbian and gay parents in the Australian print media. Jindal Global Law Review, 45(1) pp. 201-218.
    [Web Link]
  • 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.
    [10.1017/S1474746412000127]
  • 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.
    [10.1007/s10612-012-9161-4] [Scopus]
  • McLean, S., Riggs, D.W., Kettler, L. and Delfabbro, P.H. (2012). Challenging behaviour in out-of-home care: Use of attachment ideas in practice. Child and Family Social Work,
    [10.1111/j.1365-2206.2012.00825.x]
  • McLean, S., Kettler, L., Delfabbro, P. and Riggs, D. (2012). Frameworks for understanding challenging behaviour in out-of-home care. Clinical Psychologist, 16(2) pp. 72-81.
    [10.1111/j.1742-9552.2011.00037.x] [Scopus]
  • 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.
    [10.1080/1070289X.2011.635373] [Scopus]
  • Riggs, D.W. (2011). Queering evidence-based practice. Psychology and Sexuality, 2(1) pp. 87-98.
    [10.1080/19419899.2011.536319] [Scopus]
  • Riggs, D. and Scholz, B. (2011). The value and meaning attached to genetic relatedness among Australian sperm donors. New Genetics and Society, 30(1) pp. 41-58.
    [10.1080/14636778.2011.552299] [Scopus]
  • 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.
    [10.1093/humrep/deq314] [Scopus]
  • Due, C. and Riggs, D. (2011). Freedom to Roam? Use of Schoolyard Space in Primary Schools with New Arrivals Programs. International Research in Early Childhood Education, 2(1) pp. 1-16.
    [Web Link]
  • 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.
    [10.1007/s13178-011-0059-9] [Scopus]
  • Riggs, D. (2011). "Let's Go to the Movies": Filmic Representations of Gay Foster and Adoptive Parents. Journal of GLBT Family Studies, 7(3) pp. 297-312.
    [10.1080/1550428X.2011.564948] [Scopus]
  • Palasinski, M., Riggs, D. and Zebialowicz, A. (2011). 'You don't do it in public': racism, respectability and responsibility in Celebrity Big Brother. Celebrity Studies, 2(2) pp. 164-177.
    [10.1080/19392397.2011.574857] [Scopus]
  • Riggs, D. (2011). Loving otherwise: race, relationality and respectability in Wilkinson v Kitzinger. Critical Race and Whiteness Studies, 7(2) pp. 2-17.
    [Web Link]
  • 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 Geography, 5 pp. 25-37.
    [10.5194/sg-5-25-2010]
  • 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. (2010). 'I'm not gay, but my four mums are': Psychological knowledge and lesbian-headed families. Radical Psychology, 9(1)
  • Riggs, D.W. (2010). On accountability: Towards a white middle-class queer post identity politics identity politics. Ethnicities, 10 pp. 344-357.
    [10.1177/1468796810372300] [10.1177/1468796810372300] [Scopus]
  • Riggs, D.W. (2010). Pragmatic imbalances: Australian lesbian and gay foster carers. Law in Context, 28(1) pp. 65-77.
  • Riggs, D.W. and Due, C. (2010). Gay men, race privilege, and surrogacy in India. Outskirts, 22
    [Web Link]
  • Riggs, D.W. and Due, C. (2010). The management of accusations of racism in Celebrity Big Brother. Discourse and Society, 21(3) pp. 257-271.
    [10.1177/0957926509360652] [10.1177/0957926509360652] [Scopus]
  • 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., Delfabbro, P.H. and Augoustinos, M. (2010). Foster fathers and carework: Engaging alternate models of parenting. Fathering, 8(1) pp. 24-36.
    [10.3149/fth.0801.24]
  • 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. (2009). Moving beyond English as a requirement to 'fit in': Considering refugee and migrant education in South Australia. Refuge, 26(2) pp. 55-64.
    [Scopus] [Web Link]
  • Riggs, D.W. (2009). The health and well-being implications of emotion work undertaken by gay sperm donors. Feminism and Psychology, 19(4) pp. 517-533.
    [10.1177/0959353509342844] [10.1177/0959353509342844] [Scopus]
  • 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.
    [10.1080/09503150902875919] [10.1080/09503150902875919] [Scopus]
  • 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., Augoustinos, M. and Delfabbro, P.H. (2009). Role of foster family belonging in recovery from child maltreatment. Australian Psychologist, 44(3) pp. 166-173.
    [10.1080/00050060903147075] [10.1080/00050060903147075] [Scopus]
  • 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.
    [10.1093/bjsw/bcm156] [10.1093/bjsw/bcm156] [Scopus]
  • 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.
    [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.
    [10.1080/19359700802480659]
  • Due, C. and Riggs, D.W. (2008). 'We grew here you flew here': Claims to 'home' in the Cronulla riots. Colloquy: Text Theory Critique, 16 pp. 210-228.
    [Web Link]
  • Fell, G.R., Mattiske, J.K. and Riggs, D.W. (2008). Challenging heteronormativity in psychological practice with lesbian, gay and bisexual clients. Gay and Lesbian Issues and Psychology Review, 4(2) pp. 127-140.
    [Web Link]
  • 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.
  • Riggs, D.W. (2008). White mothers, Indigenous families, and the politics of voice. Australian Critical Race and Whiteness Studies Association eJournal, 4(1)
    [Web Link]
  • 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). Towards a 'non-indifferent' account of child protection. Australian Feminist Studies, 23(57) pp. 375-388.
    [10.1080/08164640802233310] [Scopus]
  • 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.
    [Scopus]
  • 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.
    [10.3149/thy/0202.186]
  • 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.
    [10.1002/casp.961] [Scopus]
  • Riggs, D.W. (2007). Reassessing the foster-care system: examining the impact of heterosexism on lesbian and gay applicants. Hypatia, 22(1) pp. 132-148.
    [10.1111/j.1527-2001.2007.tb01153.x]
  • Riggs, D.W. (2007). Queer theory and its future in psychology: exploring issues of race privilege. Social and Personality Psychology Compass, 1(1) pp. 39-52.
    [10.1111/j.1751-9004.2007.00033.x]
  • Riggs, D.W. (2007). Psychology, individualism and activism: Challenging discourses of 'equality with' in the same-sex marriage debate. Gay and Lesbian Issues and Psychology Review, 3(3) pp. 185-194.
    [Web Link]
  • Riggs, D.W. (2007). On being acceptable: state sanction, race privilege and lesbian and gay parents. Reconstruction: Studies in Contemporary Culture, 7(1)
    [Web Link]
  • 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.
    [10.1348/014466606X143199] [10.1348/014466606X143199] [Scopus]
  • 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.
    [10.1300/J461v03n02_06] [10.1300/J461v03n02_06] [Scopus]
  • Riggs, D.W., Augoustinos, M. and Delfabbro, P.H. (2007). 'Basically it's a recognition issue': Validating a foster parent identity. Family Matters, 76 pp. 64-69.
    [Web Link]
  • 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.
    [10.1177/1363460706068042] [10.1177/1363460706068042] [Scopus]
  • Riggs, D.W. (2006). 'This reads like a conspiracy theory', or; Mundane heterosexism hurts too! Lesbian and Gay Psychology Review, 7 pp. 310-313.
    [Web Link]
  • Riggs, D.W. and Walker, G.A. (2006). Queer(y)ing rights: Psychology, liberal individualism and colonisation. Australian Psychologist, 41(2) pp. 95-103.
    [10.1080/00050060600578846] [10.1080/00050060600578846] [Scopus]
  • Riggs, D.W. and Choi, P.Y. (2006). Heterosexism, racism and psychology. Psychologist, 19(5) pp. 288-291.
    [Scopus]
  • 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). 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.
    [10.1300/J461v02n02_03] [10.1300/J461v02n02_03] [Scopus]
  • 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. (2005). Caught `n `e Frame? Queer embodiment under heteropatriarchy. Philament: An On-Line Journal of the Arts and Culture, 7
  • Riggs, D.W. (2005). Locating control: psychology and the cultural production of 'healthy subject positions' Culture Health and Sexuality, 7(2) pp. 87-100.
    [10.1080/13691050412331291405] [10.1080/13691050412331291405] [Scopus]
  • Riggs, D.W. (2005). Who wants to be a 'good parent'? Scientific representations of lesbian and gay parents in the news media. M/C Journal, 8(1)
    [Web Link]
  • Riggs, D.W. and Augoustinos, M. (2005). The psychic life of colonial power: Racialised subjectivities, bodies and methods. Journal of Community and Applied Social Psychology, 15(6) pp. 461-477.
    [10.1002/casp.838] [10.1002/casp.838] [Scopus]
  • Riggs, D.W. (2004). 'We don't talk about race anymore': Privilege, power and critical whiteness studies. Borderlands E-Journal, 3(2)
    [Web Link]
  • Riggs, D.W. (2004). Benevolence and the management of stake: On being `good white people' Philament: An On-Line Journal of the Arts and Culture, 4
  • Riggs, D.W. and Augoustinos, M. (2004). Projecting threat: Managing subjective investments in whiteness. Psychoanalysis, Culture and Society, 9(2) pp. 219-236.
    [10.1057/palgrave.pcs.2100020]
  • Riggs, D.W. (2004). Understanding history as a rhetorical strategy: Constructions of truth and objectivity in debates over Windschuttle's fabrication. Journal of Australian Studies, 28(82) pp. 37-48.
    [10.1080/14443050409387954]
  • Riggs, D.W. (2004). Resisting heterosexism in foster carer training: Valuing queer approaches to adult learning and relationality. Canadian Online Journal of Queer Studies in Education, 1(1) pp. 1-24.
    [Web Link]
  • Riggs, D.W. (2004). Constructions of sexuality and ethics in the conversion therapy literature. Lesbian and Gay Psychology Review, 5 pp. 6-14.
  • Riggs, D.W. (2004). Challenging the monoculturalism of psychology: Towards a socially accountable pedagogy and practice. Australian Psychologist, 39(2) pp. 118-126.
    [10.1080/00050060410001701834] [10.1080/00050060410001701834] [Scopus]
  • Riggs, D.W. (2003). Repressing a privileged location: Exploring the uncanniness of white belonging. Analysis (Melbourne) 12 pp. 83-98.
    [Web Link]
  • Due, C. and Riggs, D. (2011). Representations of Indigenous Australians in the mainstream news media. Teneriffe QLD: Post Pressed.
    [Web Link]
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Collins, C., Riggs, D. and Due, C. (2014). Constructions of the 'best interest of the child' in New South Wales parliamentary debates on surrogacy. In Meredith Nash, ed. Reframing Reproduction: Conceiving Gendered Experiences. London: Sage, pp. 39-53.
  • Riggs, D. (2014). Keeping up appearances: Resemblance talk amongst permanent and foster carers in Australia. In C Krolokke, S Adrian, L Myong & T Tjornhoj-Thomsen, ed. Critical Kinship Studies: Kinship (trans)formed.
  • Riggs, D. and Due, C. (2014). Australian lesbian, gay and/or transgender people and the law. In S Rice & A Day, ed. In the shadow of the law. Annadale NSW: Federation Press.
  • Riggs, D. and kentlyn, S. (2014). Transgender women, parenting, and experiences of ageing. In M Gibson, ed. Queering maternity and motherhood: Narrative and theoretical perspective. Toronto, Canada: Demeter Press.
  • Treharne, G. and Riggs, D. (2014). Quality in qualitative research. In P Rohleder & A Lyons, ed. Qualitative research in clinical and health psychology. London: Palgrave.

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