Organization profile

Organisation profile

Our research relates to:

  • the experience of death and bereavement
  • practice and policy concerning the dying, the dead, and the bereaved
  • how end-of-life practices require yet can foster community development
  • relationships between the living and the dead
  • influences of economics, politics, inequality, social networks, technology and culture

Fingerprint The fingerprint is based on mining the text of the scientific documents related to the associated persons. Based on that an index of weighted terms is created, which defines the key subjects of research unit

death Social Sciences
Bereavement Medicine & Life Sciences
dying Social Sciences
Grief Medicine & Life Sciences
Chronic Pain Medicine & Life Sciences
funeral Social Sciences
grief Social Sciences
England Medicine & Life Sciences

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Projects 2011 2021

Research Output 2000 2019

The Institute of Coding: Addressing the UK Digital Skills Crisis

Davenport, J., Hourizi, R., Hayes, A. & Crick, T., 2019, Computing Education Practice '19. Association for Computing Machinery

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access

A Critical Exploration of Child-Parent Attachment as a Contextual Construct

Lai, Y-H. & Carr, S., 11 Dec 2018, In : Behavioral Sciences - MDPI. 8, 12, p. 112-126 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

A Developmental Arrest? Interruption and Identity in Adolescent Chronic Pain

Jordan, A., Noel, M., Caes, L., Gauntlett-Gilbert, J. & Connell, H., 15 Jul 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Pain Reports.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chronic Pain
Adolescent Development
Acute Pain

Student theses

A mixed-method psychosocial analysis how senior health care professionals recognise dying and engage patients and families in the negotiation of key decisions.

Author: Wilson, J., 2 Oct 2017

Supervisor: Smith, P. (Supervisor), Lucey, H. (Supervisor) & Dack, C. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisPhD


An Analysis Of The Treatment Of Informal Care As A Social Risk in England

Author: Morgan, F., 2 Jul 2015

Supervisor: Carmel, E. (Supervisor) & Johnson, M. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisPhD


British churches, participation and community development

Author: Scofield, J., 1 May 2011

Supervisor: Walter, J. (Supervisor), Room, G. (Supervisor) & Devine, J. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisPhD