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Biosocial Model of Disability
This chapter began with an introduction to disability and aging as part of the global human condition. It is then argued that a disability perspective is critical to understanding different ways people are aging and those ...
Parental reactions to British South Asian young men who identify as gay.
Abstract: British South Asian gay men may face significant psychological distress as a result of parental rejection due to their sexual orientation. This study is the first in the UK to examine parental reactions to British ...
Content analysis, thematic analysis and discourse analysis
LEARNING OBJECTIVES By the end of this chapter, readers should understand: • The main tenets of content analysis, thematic analysis and discourse analysis; • The assumptions of, approaches within, and applications of ...
‘A Life Sentence’: The long-term impact of maternal imprisonment
In the last decade research surrounding ‘maternal imprisonment’, has become more visible, the topic has garnered interest and attention in the UK in a way it had not previously enjoyed. For example, existing UK research ...
Honour beliefs and identity among British South Asian gay men
Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) communities in the United Kingdom have made significant strides in gaining equality over the last fifty years. Homophobia appears to be decreasing in British society. Many ...
Freedom affects in Trans Erotica
This chapter begins to chart some reconfigurations of trans sexualities in trans erotica productions. Trans erotica expands on and reconfigures trans sexualities beyond psychosexological and mainstream trans (auto)biographical ...
The centrality of taxation to social policy
(Cambridge University Press, 2020)
The article reviews the limited existing social policy literature on taxation and sets out a case for the incorporation of the study of taxation into the accepted remit of social policy. Social policy has historically been ...
Theories of Punishment
Sexuality, the law and the experiences of women in Ireland
The history of women’s experiences and expressions of sexuality in Ireland is for the most part very sad. It is a history of controlling women, of disciplining women, of punishing women. As is often if not usually the case, ...
Evaluation of a novel digital environment for learning medical parasitology.
(Taylor and Francis, 2020-01-01)
Eukaryotic parasites represent a serious human health threat requiring health professionals with parasitology skills to counteract this threat. However, recent surveys highlight an erosion of teaching of parasitology in ...