Department of Behavioural and Social Sciences

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Research and enterprise activities in the Department of Behavioural and Social Sciences focus on the applied study of human behaviour, and the Department is home to the Centre for Applied Childhood Youth and Family Research and the Centre for Citizenship, Conflict, Identity & Diversity.  

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offense Social Sciences
child protection Social Sciences
crime prevention Social Sciences
Research Medicine & Life Sciences
environmental design Social Sciences
gender Social Sciences
masculinity Social Sciences
England Medicine & Life Sciences

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Research Output 1979 2019

Action research with young people: possibilities and ‘messy realities’

Percy-Smith, B., Cuconato, M., Reutlinger, C. & Thomas, N. P., 23 May 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Discourse. Journal of Childhood and Adolescence Research. 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalSpecial issue

action research
youth research

A decade developing the delivery of CPTED across Greater Manchester

Monchuk, L., 21 Feb 2019, Rebuilding Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design: Strengthening the Links with Crime Science. Armitage, R. & Ekblom, P. (eds.). 1st ed. London: Routledge, p. 199-215 17 p. (Crime Science Series).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

crime prevention
planning process

Are Victims of Crime Mostly Angry or Mostly Afraid?

Ignatans, D. & Pease, K., 25 Feb 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Crime Prevention and Community Safety.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle


Projects 2010 2021

Systematic review of the effectiveness of Secured by Design as a form of crime reduction

Armitage, R. & Sidebottom, A.


Project: ResearchUK Government

Family inclusive policy and practice after 'Think Family'

Featherstone, B., Tew, J., Morris, K. & White, S.


Project: ResearchResearch Council

Activities 1990 2019

Policing: a Journal of Policy and Practice (Journal)

Rachel Armitage (Reviewer)
1 Mar 2019

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesEditorial work

Commentary on Sexuality and Transsexuality under the European Convention

Surya Monro (Speaker)
6 Mar 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Stories of asylum support and campaigning

Kate Smith (Invited speaker)
5 Feb 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk