Lecturer in Law
Whitecross, R. & Lindsay, C. (2017). Use and Implementation of OCR Chapter 33AA in Section 11 Order Proceedings. Edinburgh: Scottish Courts and Tribunal Service
Meldrum, S. (2017). Group Guidance - Is It Time To Flock Together?. Inclusion. 36(1), 36-43. doi:10.20856/jnicec.3806. ISSN 2326-6988
This article calls for delivery models which encourage the collective career learning of groups to be brought to the centre stage of career guidance practice. It challenges th...
Whitecross, R. (2017). Law, Tradition And Legitimacy Contesting Driglam Namzha. In Development Challenges in Bhutan, 115 - 134. Springer Verlag. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-47925-5_7. ISBN 978-3-319-47924-8
Senior Research Fellow
Associate Professor, Applied Social Sciences
Whitecross, R. (in press). Section 11 Orders and the " Abuse " Provisions. Edinburgh Law Review. 21(2), 8. ISSN 1364-9809
Yates, P. (in press). 'Siblings as better together': Social worker decision-making in cases involving sibling sexual behaviour. British Journal of Social Work. doi:10.1093/bjsw/bcx018. ISSN 0045-3102
Sibling abuse is arguably the most prevalent form of family violence (Meyers, 2014), with sibling sexual abuse more common than parental sexual abuse (Krienert and Walsh, 2011...
Sharapov, K. (in press). Trafficking in Human Beings and the Informal Economy. In Heide Uhl, B., Rijken, C. & Piotrowicz, R. (Eds.). Routledge Handbook of Human TraffickingTaylor & Francis (Routledge). ISBN 9781138892064
No abstract available.
Hallenberg, K. M. & Haddow, C. (2016). Beyond criminal justice: connecting justice and sustainability. Law Teacher. 50(3), 352-370. doi:10.1080/03069400.2016.1262985. ISSN 0306-9400
The potential of higher education in advancing sustainability has been widely accepted and even partly realised, although a wholesale reorientation of core activities and curr...
Whitecross, R. (2016). Article 3 and Adption in and from India and Nepal. In Implementing Article 3 of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child, 213 - 230. Cambridge University Press (CUP). ISBN 978-1-107-15825-2
Nepal has experienced an increase in intercountry adoption in recent years. Following the opening up of authorisation to arrange adoptions, the number of child centres offerin...
Maglione, G. (2016). Immature offenders. A critical history of the representations of the offender in restorative justice. International Journal of Law, Crime and Justice. doi:10.1016/j.ijlcj.2017.02.004. ISSN 1756-0616
This paper reconstructs and discuss how the 'offender' is represented within policy documents, legal statutes and scholarly literature on restorative justice, published and ci...
Maclean, G., Marks, A. & Chillas, S. (2016). Women, Work and Technology: Examining the Under-Representation of Women in ICT. In Briken, K., Chillas, S. & Krzywdzinski, M. (Eds.). The New Digital Workplace, 177-194. (1). Palgrave Macmillan. doi:10.1057/978-1-137-61014-0_9. ISBN 978-1-137-61013-3; 978-1-137-61014-0
Yates, P. (2016). Sibling sexual abuse: Why don't we talk about it?. Journal of Clinical Nursing. doi:10.1111/jocn.13531. ISSN 0962-1067
Aims and objectives
To explore two hypotheses for explaining why there is little written about sibling sexual abuse and to raise awareness of the subject in order better to pr...
Whitecross, R. (2016). Teaching legal professionalism: a comparative study of teaching professional values and lessons for legal education. Journal of Commonwealth Law and Legal Education. 11(1), 23. ISSN 1476-0401
The Legal Education and Training Review highlighted concerns across all sectors, from academics to practitioners over a lack of understanding of professionalism and ethics. Bu...
Morrison, K. (in press). Book Review - Fergus McNeil and Gwen Robinson (eds), Community Punishment: European Perspectives, Routledge: London, 2016; 272 pp.: 9781138783782, £85.00 (hbk), 9781138818644, £35.00 (pbk). Criminology and Criminal Justice. doi:10.1177/1748895816663860. ISSN 1748-8958
Buchan, J. (2016). Justice, Empowerment and Community in Scotland. Scottish Justice Matters. 4(2), 20-21. ISSN 2052-7950
McParland, J., Knussen, C. & Murray, J. (2016). The effects of recalled injustice on the experience of experimentally induced pain and anxiety in relation to just-world beliefs. European Journal of Pain. 20(9), 1392-1401. doi:10.1002/ejp.862. ISSN 1090-3801
Background: A growing field of investigation into social justice cognitions and pain suggests perceived injustice has a negative impact on pain, but little is known about indi...