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
masculinity Social Sciences
environmental design Social Sciences
gender Social Sciences
experience Social Sciences

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Research Output 1979 2019

A Comparison of the Position of Grandmother Carers for Children with Parents in Prison in the UK, Trinidad and Tobago, Romania and Ghana

Raikes, B., Asiminei, R., Nathaniel, K-A., Ochen, E. A., Pascaru, G. & Seruwagi, G., 9 Aug 2019, The Palgrave handbook of Prison and the Family . Hutton, M. & Moran, D. (eds.). 1st ed. Cham: Palgrave Macmillan, Cham, p. 229 -250 22 p. (Palgrave Studies in Prisons and Penology ).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Trinidad and Tobago
Romania
Ghana
correctional institution
parents

Acorn House Revisited: ‘Think Family, Up and Down and Side to Side’

Raikes, B. & Lockwood, K., 9 Aug 2019, The Palgrave Handbook of Prison and the Family. Hutton, M. & Dominique, M. (eds.). 1st ed. Cham: Palgrave Macmillan, p. 295-315 21 p. (Palgrave Studies in Prisons and Penology).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

correctional institution

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

Percy-Smith, B., Cuconato, M., Reutlinger, C. & Thomas, N. P., 1 Sep 2019, In : Discourse. Journal of Childhood and Adolescence Research. 2019, 3, p. 255-270 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalSpecial issue

File
action research
youth research
experience

Projects 2010 2021

Activities 1990 2019

British Sociological Association Social Aspects of Death, Dying and Bereavement Study Group Annual Symposium

Julie Ellis (Organiser), Laura Towers (Participant)
5 Dec 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganising a conference, workshop, ...

Children’s social media use as a driver for youth violence and offending

Kris Christmann (Speaker), Will Donovan (Speaker), Lauran Easton (Speaker)
3 Dec 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

‘Loyalist Paramilitaries and Changing Perspectives on Violence’

Jim McAuley (Speaker)
15 Nov 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

Press / Media

Social Entrepreneurship: An idea whose time has come

Roopinder Oberoi, Jamie Halsall & Michael Snowden

21/11/19

1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Other

Pomôže brexit teroristom v Severnom Írsku?

Shaun McDaid

28/08/19

1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Expert Comment