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Conduct in Dementia: Video Analysis of Arts Interventions (2019)
Journal Article
Morgner, C., Hazel, S., Justine, S., & Victoria, T. (2019). Conduct in Dementia: Video Analysis of Arts Interventions. Sociological Research Online, doi:10.1177/1360780419835564

This study applies video analysis to an investigation of interactions among people with dementia in a cultural context, specifically a visual art exhibition in a gallery. The study adopts a sociologically-informed approach to explore the role of artw... Read More

Criminologies of the global south: critical reflections (2019)
Journal Article
Carrington, K., Dixon, B., Fonseca, D., Rodríguez Goyes, D., Liu, J., & Zysman, D. (2019). Criminologies of the global south: critical reflections. Critical Criminology, 27(1), 163–189. doi:10.1007/s10612-019-09450-y

This article attempts an ambitious undertaking by scholars collaborating from far flung parts of the globe to redefine the geographic and conceptual limits of critical criminology. We attempt to scope, albeit briefly, the various contributions to cri... Read More

The service value method for design of energy access systems in the global South (2019)
Journal Article
Clements, A., Wheeler, S., Mohr, A., & McCulloch, M. (2019). The service value method for design of energy access systems in the global South. Proceedings of the IEEE, doi:10.1109/JPROC.2019.2901215

This paper presents the Service Value Method as a novel means to gather and interpret end-user needs, aspirations, and contextual factors to improve engineering design practice of energy access systems for the Global South. The method adopts a servic... Read More

The subjective world of home care workers in dementia: an ‘order of worth’ analysis (2019)
Journal Article
SCHNEIDER, J., Pollock, K., Wilkinson, S., Perry-Young, L., & Turner, N. (in press). The subjective world of home care workers in dementia: an ‘order of worth’ analysis. Home Health Care Services Quarterly, 10

Abstract The perspective of domiciliary workers is needed to recruit a high-quality workforce and meet growing demand. An English ethnographic study yielded extensive insights. To structure analysis of the study data, we apply a method developed b... Read More

On white-collar boxing and social class (2019)
Journal Article
Wright, E. (2019). On white-collar boxing and social class. Sociological Review, doi:10.1177/0038026119829762

This article is based on the first sociological research of white-collar boxing in the UK. Grounded in an ethnography of a boxing gym in the Midlands, the article argues that the term 'white-collar boxing' in this context is immediately misleading, a... Read More

Stronger together: learning from an interdisciplinary Dementia, Arts & Wellbeing Network (DA&WN) (2019)
Journal Article
Tischler, V., Schneider, J., Morgner, C., Crawford, P., Dening, T., Brooker, D., …Harvey, K. (2019). Stronger together: learning from an interdisciplinary Dementia, Arts & Wellbeing Network (DA&WN). Arts and Health: An International Journal for Research, Policy and Practice, doi:10.1080/17533015.2018.1534252

There is increasing interest in the use of arts and creative activity to enhance dementia care (e.g. Beard, 2012; Cowl & Gaugler, 2014; Young, Camic & Tischler, 2016), and to bring together and support professionals and those who use services, see Cr... Read More

Young people, school engagement and perceptions of support: a mixed methods analysis (2019)
Journal Article
Ryan, L., D’Angelo, A., Kaye, N., & Lorinc, M. (2019). Young people, school engagement and perceptions of support: a mixed methods analysis. Journal of Youth Studies, doi:10.1080/13676261.2019.1571178

As levels of young people not in education, employment or training (NEET) remain high in the UK, there is growing concern about processes of school disengagement. Drawing on quantitative and qualitative data, we explore some factors that lead young p... Read More

The gendering of heterosexual religious young adults’ imagined futures (2019)
Journal Article
Page, S., & Yip, A. K. (in press). The gendering of heterosexual religious young adults’ imagined futures. Journal of Contemporary Religion,

This article draws from a mixed-method project that examined religion, youth, gender, and sexuality among young women and men aged between 18 and 25, from seven religious traditions, and living in the UK. It charts how unmarried heterosexuals imagine... Read More

The penal voluntary sector: a hybrid sociology (2019)
Journal Article
Tomczak, P., & Buck, G. (2019). The penal voluntary sector: a hybrid sociology. British Journal of Criminology, doi:10.1093/bjc/azy070

The penal voluntary sector (PVS) is an important, complex, under-theorised area. Its non-profit, non-statutory organisations are highly significant in the operation of punishment around the world, yet ill-understood. Burgeoning scholarship has begun... Read More

A staff training intervention to improve communication between people living with dementia and health-care professionals in hospital: the VOICE mixed-methods development and evaluation study (2018)
Journal Article
Harwood, R. H., O'Brien, R., Goldberg, S. E., Allwood, R., Pilnick, A., Beeke, S., …Schneider, J. M. (2018). A staff training intervention to improve communication between people living with dementia and health-care professionals in hospital: the VOICE mixed-methods development and evaluation study. Health Services and Delivery Research, 6(41), doi:10.3310/hsdr06410

Background 25% of hospital beds are occupied by a person living with dementia. Dementia affects expressive communication and understanding. Healthcare professionals report lack of communication skills training. Objectives To identify teachable ef... Read More

Capoeira (2018)
Book Chapter
Jordan, M. (in press). Capoeira. In P. Crawford, B. Brown, & A. Charise (Eds.), The Companion to Health HumanitiesTaylor & Francis (Routledge)

Enduring trouble: striving to think anew (2018)
Book Chapter
Kabesh, A. T. (2018). Enduring trouble: striving to think anew. In I. Parker, & S. Siddiqui (Eds.), Islamic psychoanalysis and psychoanalytic IslamTaylor & Francis

Flujos migratorios en el Mediterráneo: cifras, políticas y múltiples crisis (2018)
Journal Article
D’Angelo, A. (2018). Flujos migratorios en el Mediterráneo: cifras, políticas y múltiples crisis. Anuario CIDOB de la Inmigración, 2018, 30-46. doi:10.24241/AnuarioCIDOBInmi.2018.30

ABSTRACT [English] - Migration across the Mediterranean is often presented – in media and political debates - as a single, transnational phenomenon, characterised by steady inflows of people, seemingly guided by uncontrollable forces. This chapter, b... Read More

Using conversation analysis to inform role play and simulated interaction in communications skills training for healthcare professionals: identifying avenues for further development through a scoping review (2018)
Journal Article
Pilnick, A., Trusson, D., Beeke, S., O 'brien, R., Goldberg, S., & Harwood, R. H. (2018). Using conversation analysis to inform role play and simulated interaction in communications skills training for healthcare professionals: identifying avenues for further development through a scoping review. BMC Medical Education, 18, doi:10.1186/s12909-018-1381-1

Background: This paper responds to previously published debate in this journal around the use of sociolinguistic methods in communication skills training (CST), which has raised the significant question of how far consultations with simulated patient... Read More

Imagined constructed thought: how staff interpret the behaviour of patients with intellectual disabilities (2018)
Journal Article
Webb, J. C., Pilnick, A., & Clegg, J. (2018). Imagined constructed thought: how staff interpret the behaviour of patients with intellectual disabilities. Research on Language and Social Interaction, 51(4), 347-362. doi:10.1080/08351813.2018.1523893

This paper examines ‘imagined constructed thought’: speakers giving voice to the inner world of a non-present other. Drawing on 9 hours of video footage of health-care staff discussing patients with intellectual disabilities during Discovery Awarenes... Read More

Review of the European reference framework for sustainable cities (2018)
Journal Article
Winter, A. K. (2018). Review of the European reference framework for sustainable cities. International Journal of Community Well-Being, 1(1), 83-86. doi:10.1007/s42413-018-0007-z

This review examines the European Reference Framework for Sustainable Cities, an online framework for use by urban practitioners to evaluate and visualize the sustainability profile and priorities of an urban sustainability plan, policy, or initiativ... Read More

Mainstream education as a possible route to recovery and social inclusion: a review (2018)
Journal Article
Atkinson, S., Collis, B., & Schneider, J. M. (2018). Mainstream education as a possible route to recovery and social inclusion: a review. Mental Health Review Journal, 23(4), 246-252. doi:10.1108/MHRJ-03-2018-0008

To focus on the findings of a review of the Learning Advice Service which provided mainstream learning opportunities and individual support to people using mental health services. The service was decommissioned after 15 years due to service reconfig... Read More