Lecturer in Human Geography
Wooff, A. (2017). Policing in rural Scotland. https://rsgs.org/exploring-geography/publications/geographer-archive/
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Yates, P., & Allardyce, S. (in press). Working with children and young people who have displayed harmful sexual behaviour
‘At a time when a better-informed picture about the realities of child sexual abuse is urgently needed, this book provides a vital part of this complex jigsaw’ from the Forewo...
Robertson, P. (2017). Promoting student well-being: Are you better than you think?. Phoenix (AGCAS journal), (20-21)
Dr Pete Robertson, Associate Professor & Programme Leader for Career Guidance in the School of Applied Sciences at Edinburgh Napier University, outlines proactive approaches t...
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...
Idris, D. R., Forrest, S. & Brown, S. (in press). Integrative review of literature on masculinity, health service utilization and health outcomes. Brunei Darussalem Journal of Health
Purpose and aim of review: To explore and analyze the academic literature on how being an Asian male of specific ethnic group intersects with other psychosocial param...
Botterill, K. (2015). Discordant lifestyle mobilities in East Asia: privilege and precarity of British retirement in Thailand. Population, Space and Place, 23(5), (n/a-n/a). doi:10.1002/psp.2011. ISSN 1544-8444
This paper explores the lifestyle mobilities of British retirees in Thailand, drawing on empirical research conducted in 2012. Thailand is a host to a significant number of Br...
Sharapov, K. (2017). ‘Traffickers and Their Victims’: Anti-Trafficking Policy in the United Kingdom. Critical Sociology. 43(1), 91-111. doi:10.1177/0896920515598562. ISSN 0896-9205
This paper relies upon the ‘what’s the problem represented to be?’ approach to policy analysis to interrogate key representations of human trafficking implicit in the UK gover...
Best, D., & Aston, E. V. (2014). Long-term recovery from addiction: criminal justice involvement and positive criminology?. In N. Ronel, & D. Segev (Eds.), Positive Criminology: the good can overcome the bad, 177-193. Routledge
The positive criminology perspective looks at positive life influences that distance individuals from offending, and enable the growth of personal and social strengths. Within...
Brown, S., Castelli, M., Hunter, D. J., Erskine, J., Vedsted, P., Foot, C., & Rubin, G. (2014). How might healthcare systems influence speed of cancer diagnosis: a narrative review. Social Science and Medicine, 116, (56-63). doi:10.1016/j.socscimed.2014.06.030. ISSN 0277-9536
Striking differences exist in outcomes for cancer between developed countries with comparable healthcare systems. We compare the healthcare systems of 3 countries (Denmark, No...
Best, D., Walker, D., Aston, E., Pegram, C., & O'Donnell, G. (2009). Assessing the impact of a high-intensity partnership between the police and drug treatment service in addressing the offending of problematic drug users. Policing and Society, 20(3), (358-369). doi:10.1080/10439463.2010.493609. ISSN 1043-9463
While there is a considerable evidence base showing links between drug use and offending and clear evidence of the impact of treatment engagement on drug-related offending, th...
Allison, P., Martindale, R., Gray, S., Sproule, J., Nash, C. & Wang, J. (2014). The Impact of Expeditions on Mental Toughness and Life Skills - A Longitudinal Study. London: British Exploring Society