Mother Russia at work: gender divisions in the Russian medical profession.
Harden, J. (2001)
Mother Russia at work: gender divisions in the Russian medical profession. European Journal of Women's Studies, 8, 181-199. https://doi.org/10.1177/135050680100800204
One of the most significant changes in the medical professions in Europe is the trend towards feminization. Some of the patterns of gender inequality arising from the feminiza...
Scary faces, scary places: children's perceptions of risk and safety.
Harden, J., Backett-Milburn, K., Scott, S., & Jackson, S. (2000)
Scary faces, scary places: children's perceptions of risk and safety. Health Education Journal, 59, 12-22. https://doi.org/10.1177/001789690005900103
Risks to children have been defined from an adult perspective with little or no space given to hearing from children themselves. In this paper we discuss children's perception...
Seeing her sex: medical archives and the female body.
McGrath, R. (2002)
Seeing her sex: medical archives and the female body. Manchester University Press
Through a detailed analysis of exterior and interior images of the female body, this book questions how the visual representation of women has been used to remove women's bodi...
Charles, K. E., & Egan, V. (2011)
Sensational Interests. In R. J. R. Levesque (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Adolescence, 2601-2606. Springer. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-1695-2_379
This essay examines the current status of sensational
interests and their relationship with offending in adolescence.
The essay describes sensational interests, their
Atton, C., & Hamilton, J. F. (2008)
Alternative Journalism. Sage
Alternative Journalism is the first book to investigate and analyse the diverse forms and genres of journalism that have arisen as challenges to mainstream news coverage. From...
Auto-ethnography: problems, pitfalls and promise
Presentation / Conference
Sobolewska, E., Smith, C. F., & Turner, P. (2009, April)
Auto-ethnography: problems, pitfalls and promise. Paper presented at HCI Educators 2009, University of Abertay, Dundee
The teaching and perhaps more importantly the practice of ethnographic techniques has become increasing important within Human-Computer Interaction (HCI). But ethnography is a...
Bengal partition stories: an unclosed chapter.
Fraser, B. (2005)
Bengal partition stories: an unclosed chapter. Anthem Press
This book throws new light on post-colonial evaluations of the Partition and its effect on eastern India. Until very recently, a striking state of ‘near silence’ has existed c...
Can't talk, won't talk?: methodological issues in researching children.
Harden, J., Backett-Milburn, K., & Jackson, S. (2000)
Can't talk, won't talk?: methodological issues in researching children. Sociological Research Online, 5,
In this paper we explore some current issues in, what has come to be called, the new sociology of childhood and how these relate to the process of researching children's lives...
The aging Scottish population: trends, consequences, responses
Raeside, R., & Khan, H. T. A. (2008)
The aging Scottish population: trends, consequences, responses. Canadian studies in population, 35, 291-310
The population of Scotland is projected to decrease despite recent increases in fertility and an excess of immigrants over emigrants. The reason for the projected decline is t...
Youth participation through distributed discussion.
Presentation / Conference
Pruulmann-Vengerfeldt, P., Taylor-Smith, E., & Kimpeler, S. (2011, September)
Youth participation through distributed discussion. Paper presented at 5th International Conference on Theory and Practice of Electronic Governance, Tallinn, Estonia
The paper describes an eParticipation project, piloted in four EU countries: Estonia, Germany, Ireland and the UK. HUWY, Hub Websites for Youth Participation, was an initiativ...