Dr Sarah Holcombe

Senior Research Fellow

Centre for Social Responsibility in Mining
Sustainable Minerals Institute
s.holcombe@uq.edu.au
+61 7 334 64272

Overview

Qualifications

  • PhD in Sociology, University of Newcastle

Publications

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Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

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Publications

Book

Book Chapter

  • Holcombe, Sarah (2021). The state’s selective absence: extractive capitalism, mining juniors and Indigenous interests in the Northern Territory. Absent presence: resource extraction and the state in Papua New Guinea and Australia. (pp. 205-245) edited by Nicholas A. Bainton and Emilia E. Skrzypek. Canberra, ACT, Australia: ANU Press.

  • Holcombe, Sarah (2019). Eclipsing rights: property rights as Indigenous human rights in Australia. Transcontinental dialogues: activist alliances with indigenous peoples of Canada, Mexico, and Australia. (pp. 220-240) edited by R. Aída Hernández Castillo, Suzi Hutchings and Brian Noble. Tucson, AZ, United States: University of Arizona Press. doi: 10.2307/j.ctvdjrpm6.15

  • Holcombe, Sarah (2016). The interwoven histories of Mount Liebig and Papunya-Luritja. Experiments in self-determination: histories of the outstation movement in Australia. (pp. 105-119) edited by Nicolas Peterson and Fred Myers. Canberra, ACT, Australia: ANU Press. doi: 10.22459/esd.01.2016.06

  • Holcombe, Sarah (2015). Confidential information and anthropology: the politics of the digital knowledge economy. Indigenous Intellectual Property: A Handbook of Contemporary Research. Research Handbooks in Intellectual Property. (pp. 417-436) edited by Matthew Rimmer. Cheltenham, United Kingdom: Edward Elgar. doi: 10.4337/9781781955901

  • Holcombe, Sarah (2015). Confidential information and anthropology: The politics of the digital knowledge economy. Indigenous Intellectual Property: A Handbook of Contemporary Research. (pp. 417-436) London, United Kingdom: Edward Elgar. doi: 10.4337/9781781955901.00029

  • Holcombe, Sarah (2015). Ontologies and ecologies of hardship: past and future governance in the Central Australian arid zone. Environmental change and the world's futures: ecologies, ontologies and mythologies. (pp. 145-160) Abingdon, Oxon, United Kingdom: Taylor and Francis. doi: 10.4324/9781315776552

  • Trigger, David, Martin, David, Memmott, Paul, Winn, Phllip, Burke, Paul, Peterson, Nicolas, Veth, Peter, Holcombe, Sarah and Palmer, Kingsley (2013). Forensic social anthropology. Expert Evidence: Law, Practice, Procedure and Advocacy. (pp. 36.51-36.9058) edited by Ian R. Freckelton and Hugh Selby. Pyrmont, NSW, Australia: Thomson Reuters.

  • Holcombe, Sarah E. and Sullivan, Patrick (2012). Australian Indigenous organizations. A companion to organizational anthropology. (pp. 493-518) edited by D. Douglas Caulkins and Ann T. Jordan. Chichester, West Sussex, United Kingdom: John Wiley & Sons. doi: 10.1002/9781118325513.ch25

  • Holcombe, Sarah E. and Sullivan, Patrick (2012). Indigenous Australian Organisations. A Companion to Organisational Anthropology. (pp. 493-518) edited by D. Douglas Caulkins and Ann T. Jordon. London, United Kingdom: John Wiley and Sons. doi: 10.1002/9781118325513.ch25

  • Holcombe, Sarah and Janke, Terri (2012). Patenting the Kakadu plum and the Marjarla tree: biodiscovery, intellectual property and Indigenous knowledge. Intellectual property and emerging technologies: the new biology. (pp. 293-319) edited by Matthew Rimmer and Alison McLennan. Cheltenham, United Kingdom: Edward Elgar Publishing. doi: 10.4337/9781781001189.00022

  • Holcombe, Sarah (2010). Sustainable Aboriginal livelihoods and the Pilbara mining boom. Indigenous participation in Australian economies: historical and anthropological perspectives. (pp. 141-164) edited by Keen, I. Canberra, ACT, Australia: Australian National University.

  • Holcombe, Sarah (2009). Indigenous entrepreneurialism and mining land use agreements. Power, culture, economy: Indigenous Australians and mining. (pp. 149-169) edited by Jon Altman and David Martin. Canberra, ACT, Australia: ANU Press. doi: 10.22459/caepr30.08.2009.07

  • Holcombe, Sarah (2008). Constraints on researchers acting as change agents. Contested governance: culture, power and institutions in Indigenous Australia. (pp. 55-71) edited by Janet Hunt, Diane Smith, Stephanie Garling and Will Sanders. Canberra, ACT, Australia: ANU Press. doi: 10.22459/caepr29.08.2008.03

  • Holcombe, Sarah (2006). Indigenous Australians and transport—what can the NATSISS tell us?. Assessing the evidence on Indigenous socioeconomic outcomes: a focus on the 2002 NATSISS. (pp. 183-196) edited by Boyd Hunter. Canberra, ACT, Australia: ANU Press. doi: 10.22459/caepr26.06.2006.15

  • Holcombe, Sarah (2006). 'Community Development Packages': development's encounter with pluralism in the case of the mining industry. Moving anthropology: critical Indigenous Studies. (pp. 79-94) edited by Tess Lea, Emma Kowal and Gillian Cowlishaw. Darwin, Australia: Charles Darwin University Press. doi: 10.2139/ssrn.2239524

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PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor