Dorinda 't Hart

Mrs, Doctor of Philosophy Student

  • The University of Western Australia (M431), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Perth


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Dorinda 't Hart is a Research Associate for the ARC project 'Social Practices of oral health in Australian preschool children.' This project aims to shift the focus from individual oral health practices to the social to the relationship between individuals and the social structures they inhabit.  Social practices offer an innovative way to better understand what happens in families in the context of oral health.

Dorinda's PhD research project is titled 'Post-Abortion Narratives shared by Perth women.' This project examined the exercise of agency of autonomous women towards an abortion decision. The focus of this project was on the interplay between the social setting and the decision making process. Her previous research has analysed salient discourse within online abortion narratives.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 5 - Gender Equality
  • SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions

Education/Academic qualification

Anthropology and Sociology, Bachelor of Arts (Hons)

Award Date: 14 Dec 2017

External positions

Postgraduate Portfolio Leader, The Australian Sociological Association

Jan 2022Dec 2022

Co-convener Families & Relationships Thematic Group, The Australian Sociological Association

Jan 2022Dec 2023

Research expertise keywords

  • Women's health
  • Reproductive health
  • Qualitative Methods
  • Oral health
  • Qualitative research in oral health


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