Lecturer in Human Geography
Whitecross, R. & Lindsay, C. (2017). Use and Implementation of OCR Chapter 33AA in Section 11 Order Proceedings. Edinburgh: Scottish Courts and Tribunal Service
This report presents the findings of a small-scale study designed and undertaken by the researchers between October 2016 and February 2017. The research was commissioned by th...
Wooff, A. (2017). Policing in rural Scotland. https://rsgs.org/exploring-geography/publications/geographer-archive/
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Robertson, P. (2017). Career Guidance, Health and Well-being. Not applicable
This is a brief article for practitioners in the Career Development Institute's magazine: Career Matters. It explores the links between work, health and well-being, and cons...
Scottish Institute for Policing Research
The aim of the project is to conduct a systematic review and host round-table discussions to explore the use of police discretion when making decisions in relation to individuals' vulnerability.
Chief Scientists Office
This study concerns the impact of a diagnosis of mental illness on young people and their families. One in ten adolescents suffer from a diagnosable mental disorder and there is increasing awareness t...
This project will entail a systematic literature review of police methods in visible policing to establish the current evidence base in relation to how these affect public confidence. This review will...
Associate Professor, Applied Social Sciences
Associate Professor in Law
Fisher, N., Newell, K., Winterton, M. & Martindale, R. (2014). TIN 2.018 Ethnic Minority Representation in UK Military Cadet Organisations: Final report. London: Ministry of Defence
Maglione, G. (2018). Pushing the theoretical boundaries of restorative justice: Non-sovereign justice in radical political and social theories. In T. Gavrielides (Ed.), Routledge International Handbook of Restorative JusticeLondon, UK: Taylor & Francis (Routledge)
Dobson, C. M., Rubin, G., Russell, A. J., & Brown, S. (in press). The role of social context in symptom appraisal and help-seeking among people with lung or colorectal symptoms: a qualitative interview study. European journal of cancer care, ISSN 1365-2354
Botterill, K., Hopkins, P., & Singh Sanghera, G. (2017). Young people’s everyday securities: pre-emptive and pro-active strategies toward ontological security in Scotland. Social and Cultural Geography, (1-20). doi:10.1080/14649365.2017.1346197. ISSN 1464-9365
This paper uses a framework of ‘ontological security’ to discuss the psycho-social strategies of self-securitization employed by ethnic and religious minority young people in ...
Arshad, R., Botterill, K., Hopkins, P. & Sanghera, G. (2017). Minority Ethnic Young People – confident negotiators. Race Equality Teaching. 34(2), 5-9. doi:10.18546/RET.34.2.02. ISSN 1478-8551
Robertson, P. J. (2017). Positive Psychology and Career Development. British Journal of Guidance and Counselling, (1-14). doi:10.1080/03069885.2017.1318433. ISSN 0306-9885
Positive psychology has been an influential movement within psychology in the early years of the 21st century. It is now timely to assess the value of its contribution to care...
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
Maglione, G. (2017). 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...
Hopkins, P., Botterill, K., Sanghera, G. & Arshad, R. (2017). Encountering misrecognition: being mistaken for being Muslim. Annals of the Association of American Geographers. 107(4), 934-948. doi:10.1080/24694452.2016.1270192. ISSN 0004-5608
Exploring both debates about misrecognition and explorations of encounters, this paper focuses upon the experiences of ethnic and religious minority young people who are mista...
Robertson, P. J. & Egdell, V. (in press). A Capability Approach to career development: An introduction and implications for practice. Australian Journal of Career Development. ISSN 1038-4162
In the UK, the concept of employability is influential in current conceptualizations of career development. It is an example of a discourse underpinned by faith in individual ...
Sharapov, K. (in press). Trafficking in Human Beings and the Informal Economy. In B. Heide Uhl, C. Rijken, & R. Piotrowicz (Eds.), Routledge Handbook of Human TraffickingLondon, UK: Taylor & Francis (Routledge)
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...
Unity is a EU Horizon 2020 funded project under the Secure Societies theme of the Fight against Crime and Terrorism on Community Policing in Europe. The vision of Unity is to strengthen the connection...
Evaluation of Stop and Search Pilot - Fife Division Police Scotland
The aim of the project was to provide seedcorn funding to expand the Scottish Local Policing Evidence Database (SLoPED) into a larger project, the Safer Communities Evidence Matrix Scotland (SCEMS).
This SIPR IMPAKT bid is made in collaboration with the ACPOS Local Policing Working Group. It is aimed at providing academic support for the development of an evidence-base for local policing in Scotl...