Lecturer in Law
Levy, L., Santhkumaran, D. & Whitecross, R. W. (2014). What Works to Reduce Crime - A Survey of the Evidence. In What works to reduce crime - A survey of the evidence.. The Scottish Government. ISBN 9781784128241
A systematic review of the available literature based on a logic model approach to crime reduction.
Whitecross, R. W. (2009). "Virtuous Beings"; The concept of tha damtshig and being a moral person in contemporary Bhutanese society.
Examination of the concept of tha damtshig in historical, and religious context.
Whitecross, R. W. (2008). Transgressing the Law: Karma, Theft and its punishment. Revue d'études tibétaines. 13, 45-74. ISSN 1768-2959
A historical, legal study of the concept of theft in Bhutanese religious and legal thought.
Royal Society of Edinburgh
In a series of four workshops, academics from a range of disciplines, policy-makers, and representatives from health and education authorities, local authorities and Third Sector organizations will be...
To explore legal professionals’ attitudes towards and perspectives on the provisions of s.11 (7A – E) by examining; - how the provisions are understood and implemented in practice by lawyers in the co...
Higher Education Office
The aim of the project will be to develop a model for the development of student PDPs incrementally during their undergraduate degree. The skills that students are expected to develop at present inclu...
Whitecross, R. W. In the shadow of the Commonwealth: legal education and democratisation in Bhutan.. Paper presented at Commonwealth Law Legal Education 2015 Conference, Glasgow, Scotland. (Unpublished)
Bhutan, located to the north east of India is not part of the Commonwealth. However, during the early 20th century the British colonial administration developed close ties wit...
Whitecross, R. W. & Ramdhony, A. Towards a Sustainable DBA Model at Edinburgh Napier University.. Poster presented at 2nd International Conference on Developments in Doctoral Education and Training, Universtiy of Oxford, Oxford. (Unpublished)
Whitecross, R. W. (2013). Embedding PDP in the LLB. Edinburgh, Scotland: Higher Education Authority
Report on a Higher Education Authority Law Strategic Project.
Whitecross, R. W. (2010). Child Welfare Hearing Reports: A Scoping Study on the Commissioning, Preparation and Use of Bar Reports
A study of the use of Child Welfare Reports in Child Welfare Hearings in Scottish Sherifff Courts.
The aim of this thesis is to demonstrate how my research promo...
The primary aim of my thesis is to better understand police and citizen communication via social media in Scotland. This research is importan...