Recent Submissions

  • Relative strangers: sibling estrangements experienced by children in out-of-home care and moving towards permanence. 

    Jones, Christine; Henderson, Gillian; Woods, Ruth (Elsevier https://doi.org/10.1016/j.childyouth.2019.05.038, 2019-05-31)
    JONES, C., HENDERSON, G. and WOODS, R. 2019. Relative strangers: sibling estrangements experienced by children in out-of-home care and moving towards permanence. Children and youth services review [online], In Press. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.childyouth.2019.05.038
    Loss of sibling relationships is a common experience across international jurisdictions for children entering public care. This is the case despite statutory guidance that emphasizes the need to place siblings together ...
  • Fukuoka: adapting to climate change through urban green space and the built environment. 

    Mabon, Leslie; Kondo, Kayoko; Kanekiyo, Hiroyuki; Hayabuchi, Yuriko; Yamaguchi, Asako
    MABON, L., KONDO, K., KANEKIYO, H., HAYABUCHI, Y. and YAMAGUCHI, A. [2019]. Fukuoka: adapting to climate change through urban green space and the built environment? Cities [online], (accepted).
    This paper profiles Fukuoka City in Kyushu, Japan. We focus on the city’s local climate change adaptation policies, and in particular the role of urban and greenspace planning in facilitating adaptation actions within ...
  • Assessing the effectiveness of the WFD as a tool to address different levels of water scarcity based on two case studies of the Mediterranean region. 

    Apostolaki, Stella; Akinsete, Ebun; Tsani, Stella; Koundouri, Pheobe; Pittis, Nikittas; Levantis, Eleftherios (MDPI https://doi.org/10.3390/w11040840, 2019-04-21)
    APOSTOLAKI, S., AKINSETE, E., TSANI, S., KOUNDOURI, P., PITTIS, N. and LEVANTIS, E. 2019. Assessing the effectiveness of the WFD as a tool to address different levels of water scarcity based on two case studies of the Mediterranean region. Water [online], 11(4), article ID 840. Available from: https://doi.org/10.3390/w11040840
    Despite being a natural phenomenon, water scarcity is, to a great extent, human-induced, particularly affected by climate change and by the increased water resources vulnerability. The Water Framework Directive (WFD), an ...
  • What is the role of epistemic communities in shaping local environmental policy? Managing environmental change through planning and greenspace in Fukuoka City, Japan. 

    Mabon, Leslie; Shih, Wan-yu; Kondo, Kayoko; Kanekiyo, Hiroyuki; Hayabuchi, Yuriko
    MABON, L., SHIH, W.-Y., KONDO, K., KANEKIYO, H. and HAYABUCHI, Y. 2019. What is the role of epistemic communities in shaping local environmental policy? Managing environmental change through planning and greenspace in Fukuoka City, Japan. Geoforum [online], In Press. Available from https://doi.org/10.1016/j.geoforum.2019.04.024
    This paper evaluates the role of epistemic communities in shaping local environmental policy, through the case of management of environmental change through planning and greenspace in Fukuoka City, Japan. Amidst increasing ...
  • Enhancing post-disaster resilience by ‘building back greener’: evaluating the contribution of nature-based solutions to recovery planning in Futaba County, Fukushima Prefecture, Japan. 

    Mabon, Leslie (Elsevier https://doi.org/10.1016/j.landurbplan.2019.03.013, 2019-04-09)
    MABON, L. 2019. Enhancing post-disaster resilience by ‘building back greener’: evaluating the contribution of nature-based solutions to recovery planning in Futaba County, Fukushima Prefecture, Japan. Landscape and urban planning [online], 187, pages 105-118. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.landurbplan.2019.03.013
    This research evaluates the contribution of nature-based solutions to urban resilience in post-disaster situations. Post-disaster recovery planning is an opportunity to ‘build back greener’ by fostering ecosystem approaches ...
  • The pedagogy and principles of teaching therapeutic practice with children and young people. 

    Bolger, Janine (Taylor and Francis https://doi.org/10.1080/08841233.2019.1581122, 2019-04-03)
    BOLGER, J. 2019. The pedagogy and principles of teaching therapeutic practice with children and young people. Journal of teaching in social work [online], 39(2), pages 181-188. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1080/08841233.2019.1581122
    Technical approaches suggesting that systematically produced, generalized, and scientific knowledge are the most solid foundations for practice present significant challenges for the social work profession, in which the ...
  • Politics, power and community development. 

    Harms Smith, Linda (Policy Press https://doi.org/10.1332/204986018x15388225942229, 2018-11-01)
    HARMS SMITH, L. 2018. Politics, power and community development. Critical and radical social work [online], 6(3), pages 429-433. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1332/204986018X15388225942229
    This review looks at a book that is a collection of writings forming the first of a series on ‘Rethinking community development’. The series in intended to challenge readers of various disciplines to critically rethink ...
  • The link between ecosystem services and human wellbeing in the implementation of the European Water Framework Directive: assessing four river basins in Europe. 

    Akinsete, Ebun; Apostolaki, Stella; Chatzistamoulou, Nikos; Koundouri, Pheobe; Tsani, Stella (MDPI https://doi.org/10.3390/w11030508, 2019-03-11)
    AKINSETE, E., APOSTOLAKI, S., CHATZISTAMOULOU, N., KOUNDOURI, P. and TSANI, S. 2019. The link between ecosystem services and human wellbeing in the implementation of the European Water Framework Directive: assessing four river basins in Europe. Water [online], 11(3), article ID 508. Available from: https://doi.org/10.3390/w11030508
    This paper explores the relationship between the environment and human wellbeing whilst considering water resource pressures in the context of ecosystem services, before assessing the management actions to facilitate human ...
  • Inter-professional education/learning across social work education provision in Scotland. 

    Bolger, Janine (Taylor and Francis https://doi.org/10.1080/0309877x.2019.1576861, 2019-03-04)
    BOLGER, J. 2019. Inter-professional education/learning across social work education provision in Scotland. Journal of further and higher education [online], In Press. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1080/0309877x.2019.1576861
    This research study was undertaken to map out inter-professional education (also known as inter-professional learning) provision across higher education institutions (HEIs) delivering qualifying social work programmes in ...
  • Perceived roles and barriers in caring for the people who are homeless: a survey of UK community pharmacists. 

    Paudyal, Vibhu; Gibson Smith, Kathrine Lesley; MacLure, Katie; Forbes-McKay, Katrina; Radley, Andrew; Stewart, Derek C. (Springer https://doi.org/10.1007/s11096-019-00789-4, 2019-01-18)
    PAUDYAL, V., GIBSON SMITH, K., MACLURE, K., FORBES-MCKAY, K., RADLEY, A. and STEWART, D. 2019. Perceived roles and barriers in caring for the people who are homeless: a survey of UK community pharmacists. International journal of clinical pharmacy [online], 41(1), pages 215-227. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1007/s11096-019-00789-4
    Background: Community pharmacists can be an accessible source for advice and support for the people who are homeless, given their utilisation of a variety of currently available services such as dispensing of medicines, ...
  • Home self-administration of intravenous antibiotics as part of an outpatient parenteral antibiotic therapy service: a qualitative study of the perspectives of patients who do not self-administer. 

    Tonna, Antonella P.; Anthony, Geraldine; Tonna, Ivan; Paudyal, Vibhu; Forbes-McKay, Katrina; Laing, Rob; Mackenzie, Alexander; Falconer, Sharon; McCartney, Gillian; Stewart, Derek C. (BMJ Publishing Group https://doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2018-027475, 2019-01-25)
    TONNA, A., ANTHONY, G., TONNA, I., PAUDYAL, V., FORBES-MCKAY, K., LAING, R., MACKENZIE, A., FALCONER, S., MCCARTNEY, G. and STEWART, D. 2019. Home self-administration of intravenous antibiotics as part of an outpatient parenteral antibiotic therapy service: a qualitative study of the perspectives of patients who do not self-administer. BMJ open [online], 9(1), article ID e027475. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2018-027475
    Objectives: This study aimed to use a theoretical approach to understand the determinants of behaviour in patients not home self-administering intravenous antibiotics. Setting: Outpatient care: included patients were ...
  • Breastfeeding and the substance‐exposed mother and baby. 

    MacVicar, Sonya; Humphrey, Tracy; Forbes-McKay, Katrina (Wiley https://doi.org/10.1111/birt.12338, 2018-02-07)
    MACVICAR, S., HUMPHREY, T. and FORBES-MCKAY, K.E. 2018. Breastfeeding and the substance-exposed mother and baby. Birth [online], 45(4), pages 450-458. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1111/birt.12338
    Background: Breastfeeding rates are typically low for women with a substance-use disorder. This is despite the specific benefits of breastfeeding to alleviate the severity of neonatal abstinence syndrome and the well-documented ...
  • Offshore workers and health behaviour change: an exploration using the Theoretical Domains Framework. 

    Gibson Smith, Kathrine Lesley; Paudyal, Vibhu; Quinn, Francis; Klein, Susan; Stewart, Derek C. (Via Medica https://doi.org/10.5603/IMH.2018.0040, 2018-12-19)
    GIBSON SMITH, K., PAUDYAL, V., QUINN, F., KLEIN, S. and STEWART, D. 2018. Offshore workers and health behaviour change: an exploration using the Theoretical Domains Framework. International maritime health [online], 69(4), pages 248-256. Available from: https://doi.org/10.5603/IMH.2018.0040
    Background: Previous research has identified the importance of promoting behaviour change within the offshore workforce. This qualitative study sought to: identify self-care behaviours perceived to require behaviour change ...
  • Patients' learning in cyberspace: a thematic analysis of patient-patient discussions in a chronic illness Facebook page 

    Stevens, Gemma; O'Donnell, Victoria L; Williams, Lynn (Inderscience https://doi.org/10.1504/IJWBC.2018.096253, 2018-11-13)
    STEVENS, G., O'DONNELL, V.L. and WILLIAMS, L. 2018. Patients' learning in cyberspace: a thematic analysis of patient-patient discussions in a chronic illness Facebook page. International journal of web based communities [online], 14(4), pages 417-431. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1504/IJWBC.2018.096253
    Online support groups play an increasingly important role in patients' lived experience of chronic illness. The objective of this study was to explore how learning takes place from patients' interactions in an online chronic ...
  • A Scottish and Japanese experience of patient-centred diabetic care: descriptive study of interprofessional education on live webinar. 

    Sumematsu, Mina; Joseph, Sundari Catherine; Abe, Keiko; Yasui, Hiroki; Takahashi, Noriyuki; Okazaki, Kentaro; Haxton, Jenni; McFadyen, Morag C. E.; Walker, Patrick; Diack, Lesley (Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine https://doi.org/10.18999/nagjms.80.4.465, 2018-11-30)
    SUEMATSU, M., JOSEPH, S., ABE, K., YASUI, H., TAKAHASHI, N., OKAZAKI, K., HAXTON, J., MCFADYEN, M., WALKER, P. and DIACK, L. 2018. A Scottish and Japanese experience of patient-centred diabetic care: descriptive study of interprofessional education on live webinar. Nagoya journal of medical science [online], 80(4), pages 465-473. Available from: https://doi.org/10.18999/nagjms.80.4.465
    To minimise the global burden of diabetes, the awareness of appropriate intervention methods for diabetes education and practice is essential. This project is the first international interprofessional education (IIPE) for ...
  • Toxic Toxteth: understanding press stigmatization of Toxteth during the 1981 uprising. 

    Butler, Alice
    BUTLER, A. [2018]. Toxic Toxteth: understanding press stigmatization of Toxteth during the 1981 uprising. Journalism [online], (accepted).
    The paper begins with a review of the literature of media stigmatization before discussing the research design. It then turns to a consideration of Liverpool and Toxteth’s stigmatized image before presenting my findings ...
  • Introducing militant Islam: peoples, places and policing. 

    Vertigans, Stephen (OUP https://doi.org/10.1093/police/pan067, 2008-01-01)
    VERTIGANS, S. 2008. Introducing militant Islam: peoples, places and policing. Policing [online], 2(4), pages 400-401. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1093/police/pan067
    Widespread public, policing and academic interest about militant Islam can be traced to the 2001 attacks on America. Subsequent plots and acts of terrorism have ensured that interest has remained. Throughout this period, ...
  • Landscape and wellbeing: a conceptual framework and an example. 

    Yuill, Chris; Mueller-Hirth, Natascha; Nguyen, Song Tung; Nguyen, Thi Kim Dung; Pham, Thi Tram; Mabon, Leslie
    YUILL, C., MUELLER-HIRTH, N., NGUYEN, S.T., NGUYEN, T.K.D., PHAM, T.T. and MABON, L. [2018]. Landscape and wellbeing: a conceptual framework and an example. Health [online], (accepted).
    This article explores why landscape is a crucial element in researching the relationship between environment and wellbeing. The main point we make is that human social agents are embedded in particular landscapes and it ...
  • Women's experiences of peacebuilding in violence-affected communities in Kenya. 

    Mueller-Hirth, Natascha (Taylor and Francis https://doi.org/10.1080/01436597.2018.1509701, 2018-10-03)
    MUELLER-HIRTH, N. 2018. Women's experiences of peacebuilding in violence-affected communities in Kenya. Third world quarterly [online], Latest Articles. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1080/01436597.2018.1509701
    Despite the attention to gender and conflict in empirical positivist peace research, and the interest in local agency in recent peacebuilding literature, women's understandings and lived experiences of peacebuilding are ...
  • The role of anti-terror measures in the development of 'Islamic' terrorism. 

    Vertigans, Stephen; Sutton, Philip W. (Common Ground Research Networks https://doi.org/10.18848/1447-9508/CGP/v04i04/41883, 2006-12-31)
    VERTIGANS, S. and SUTTON, P. 2006. The role of anti-terror measures in the development of 'Islamic' terrorism. International journal of the humanities: annual review [online], 4(4), pages 87-94. Available from: https://doi.org/10.18848/1447-9508/CGP/v04i04/41883
    Post-September 11th 2001, academic attention on 'Islamic' terrorism is increasingly concentrating upon national and global security, political instability within majority-Muslim nation-states and perceived civilizational ...

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