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
funeral Social Sciences
Bereavement Medicine & Life Sciences
Grief Medicine & Life Sciences
Funeral Arts & Humanities
dying Social Sciences
alcohol Social Sciences
grief Social Sciences

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Projects 2012 2017

International Research Accelerator Scheme

Loades, M., Griffin, C., Smith, P., St Clair, M. & Fairchild, G.


Project: Research-related fundingInternational Relations Office Funding

Dying with Reduced Agency: People, Places, Principles and Policies

Dixon, J.


Project: Research-related fundingInternally Funded Research

Research Output 2005 2018


Arnold, J. C. & Walter, J. 2018 The Routledge Companion to Death and Dying. Christopher, M. (ed.). Abingdon: Routledge, p. 352-361 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Multiple Birth Offspring
Multiple Pregnancy
Conflict (Psychology)

Dealing with substance-related deaths

McKell, J., Valentine, C. & Walter, J. 2018 Families bereaved by alcohol or drugs. Valentine, C. (ed.). London: Routledge, p. 143-163 21 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter