Research Output 1988 2020

2012

Artisanal diamond mining and rural livelihoods in Sierra Leone: continuity, change and challenges

Maconachie, R., 2012, A Farmer's Best Friend? Artisanal diamond mining and rural change in West and Central Africa. Van Bockstael, S. & Vlassenroot, K. (eds.). Ghent: Academia Press, p. 11-32 22 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

A secular response to social solidarity? Social capital, religion and the implications for social policy

Jawad, R., 2012, Spiritual capital: spirituality in practice in Christian perspective. O'Sullivan, M. & Flanagan, B. (eds.). Farnham: Ashgate

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

53 Citations (Scopus)

Associations of individual, household and environmental characteristics with carbon dioxide emissions from motorised passenger travel

Brand, C., Goodman, A., Rutter, H., Song, Y. & Ogilvie, D., 17 Dec 2012, In : Applied Energy. 104, 100, p. 158-169 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
4 Citations (Scopus)

Between war and the liberal peace: the politics of NGO peacebuilding in Sri Lanka

Walton, O., Feb 2012, In : International Peacekeeping. 19, 1, p. 19-34 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sri Lanka
non-governmental organization
peace
politics
peace process

Beyond revolutions and social welfare as women’s work: the coming of age of social policy in the Middle East?

Jawad, R., 2012, (Accepted/In press) Defining and Reinventing Social Solidarity and Sustainability Across the Mediterranean. Ellison, M. (ed.). Bristol, U. K.: Policy Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

21 Citations (Scopus)

Beyond subjective well-being: a critical review of the Stiglitz Report approach to subjective perspectives on quality of life

White, S. C., Gaines, S. O. & Jha, S., Aug 2012, In : Journal of International Development. 24, 6, p. 763-776 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

quality of life
well-being
Zambia
happiness
qualitative research
10 Citations (Scopus)
98 Downloads (Pure)

Beyond the paradox: religion, family and modernity in contemporary Bangladesh

White, S. C., Sep 2012, In : Modern Asian Studies. 46, 5, p. 1429-1458 30 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
modernity
religion
Bangladesh
Religion
coexistence
10 Citations (Scopus)

Changes in waist circumference among adolescents in England from 1977-1987 to 2005-2007

Mindell, J. S., Dinsdale, H., Ridler, C. & Rutter, H. R., 1 Aug 2012, In : Public Health. 126, 8, p. 695-701 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

49 Citations (Scopus)

Childbearing in adolescents aged 12-15 years in low resource countries: a neglected issue. New estimates from demographic and household surveys in 42 countries

Neal, S., Matthews, Z., Frost, M., Fogstad, H., Camacho, A. V. & Laski, L., Sep 2012, In : Acta Obstetricia et Gynecologica Scandinavica. 91, 9, p. 1114-1118 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Demography
Birth Rate
Chad
Sierra Leone
Parturition

Conclusions: What future for migration?

Carmel, E., Cerami, A. & Papadopoulos, T., 1 Mar 2012, Migration and Welfare in the new Europe: Social Protection and the Challenges of Integration. Policy Press, p. 245-257 13 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

18 Citations (Scopus)

Corruption and foreign direct investment: A panel gravity model approach

Bellos, S. & Subasat, T., Oct 2012, In : Bulletin of Economic Research. 64, 4, p. 565-574 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Foreign direct investment
Corruption
Gravity model
Transition countries

Cycling Safety

Jacobsen, P. L. & Rutter, H., 6 Nov 2012, City Cycling. Pucher, J. & Buehler, R. (eds.). London: MIT Press, p. 141-156 16 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

4 Citations (Scopus)

Declining child sex ratio and sex-selection in India: A demographic epiphany?

Perwez, S., Jeffery, R. & Jeffery, P., 18 Aug 2012, In : Economic and Political Weekly. 47, 33, p. 73-77 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

sex ratio
India
prenatal diagnostics
abortion
neglect
12 Citations (Scopus)

Diamond mining, urbanisation and social transformation in Sierra Leone

Maconachie, R., 2012, In : Journal of Contemporary African Studies. 30, 4, p. 705-723 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sierra Leone
diamond
urbanization
artisanal mining
land rights

Displacing childhood: labour exploitation and child trafficking in sport

McGee, D., 5 Mar 2012, Labour Migration, Human Trafficking and Multinational Corporations : The Commodification of Iillicit Flows. Quayson, A. & Arhin, A. (eds.). 1 ed. New York, U. S. A.: Routledge, p. 71-90 19 p. (Transnational Crime and Corruption Series).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

21 Citations (Scopus)

Economic impact of reduced mortality due to increased cycling

Rutter, H., Cavill, N., Racioppi, F., Dinsdale, H., Oja, P. & Kahlmeier, S., 17 Dec 2012, In : American Journal of Preventive Medicine. 44, 1, p. 89-92 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

El papel de los grupos informales en los mercados financieros: evidencias de Kenia

Translated title of the contribution: The role of informal groups in the financial market: evidence from KenyaJohnson, S., Malkamaki, M. & Nino-Zarazua, M., 2012, Las microfinanzas en los intersticios del desarrollo . Villareal, M. & Angulo, L. (eds.). Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico: Gobierno de Jalisco, Secretaría General de Gobierno, Dirección de Publicaciones; Universidad Pedagogica Nacional Unidad Gdl; CIESAS Juares 87; Secretaria de Promocion Economica, p. 139-170 32 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

4 Citations (Scopus)

Evaluating the evidence that the prevalence of childhood overweight is plateauing

Townsend, N., Rutter, H. & Foster, C., 1 Oct 2012, In : Pediatric Obesity. 7, 5, p. 343-346 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

42 Citations (Scopus)

Evaluating the travel, physical activity and carbon impacts of a ‘natural experiment’in the provision of new walking and cycling infrastructure: methods for the core module of the iConnect study

Ogilvie, D., Bull, F., Cooper, A. R., Rutter, H., Adams, E., Brand, C., Ghali, K., Jones, T., Mutrie, N., Powell, J., Preston, J., Sahlqvist, S. & Song, Y., 2012, In : BMJ Open. 2, 1, e000694.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
26 Citations (Scopus)

Evaluation of physical activity interventions: A standardised approach

Cavill, N., Roberts, K., Ells, L. & Rutter, H., 1 Dec 2012, In : Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport. 15, 1, p. S213

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Downloads (Pure)

Exchange entitlement mapping: theory and evidence

Charles, A., 2012, New York, U. S. A.: Palgrave Macmillan. 204 p. (Perspectives from Social Economics)

Research output: Book/ReportBook

File

From adherence to search: changing marriage practices in Tamil Nadu, South India

Perwez, S., 2012.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

17 Citations (Scopus)

Governance and foreign direct investment: A panel gravity model approach

Bellos, S. & Subasat, T., 2012, In : International Review of Applied Economics. 26, 3, p. 303-328 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Foreign direct investment
Gravity model
Governance
Transition countries
88 Citations (Scopus)

Green space and physical activity: an observational study using Health Survey for England data

Mytton, O. T., Townsend, N., Rutter, H. & Foster, C., 1 Sep 2012, In : Health & Place. 18, 5, p. 1034-1041 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Gardening
Recreation
health survey
physical activity
Health Surveys
143 Downloads (Pure)

Group Inequality and Conflict

Dutta, I., Madden, P. & Mishra, A., 2012, Bath, U.K.: Department of Economics, University of Bath, (Bath Economics Research Working Papers; no. 10/12).

Research output: Working paper

Open Access
File
Assets
Equality
Income
Costs

Horizontal inequalities and market instability in Africa

Brown, G. & Stewart, F., 2012, Ethnic Diversity and Economic Instability in Africa. Hino, H., Lonsdale, J., Ranis, G. & Stewart, F. (eds.). Cambridge Univ. Press, p. 254-285 32 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Improving data collection for a national childhood obesity surveillance programme

Townsend, N., Rutter, H. & Foster, C., 1 Oct 2012, In : Obesity Research & Clinical Practice. 6, supplement 1, p. 42-43 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Incentives to the private sector and early recovery: helpdesk research report

Walton, O., 2012, Birmingham, U. K.: University of Birmingham.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

12 Citations (Scopus)

Inclusive financial markets: is transformation under way in Kenya?

Johnson, S. & Arnold, S., Nov 2012, In : Development Policy Review. 30, 6, p. 719-748 30 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

financial market
Kenya
financial services
financial service
inclusion
8 Downloads (Pure)

Inclusive financial markets: Is transformation under way in Kenya?

Johnson, S. & Arnold, S., 1 Jan 2012, Centre for Development Studies, University of Bath, (Bath Papers in International Development and Wellbeing; no. 14).

Research output: Working paper

File

Investing in Early Childhood Education in Serbia

Vujić, S., Baronijan, H. & Baucal, A., Sep 2012, Belgrade: UNICEF Serbia. 105 p. (UNICEF Working Papers)

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

109 Downloads (Pure)

Justice and deliberation about the good life: The contribution of Latin American buen vivir social movements to the idea of justice

Deneulin, S., 1 Jun 2012, Bath: Centre for Development Studies, (Bath Papers in International Development and Well-Being; vol. 17).

Research output: Working paper

File
Social Movements
deliberation
justice
public policy
development model

Meeting the urban challenge? Urban agriculture and food security in post-conflict Freetown, Sierra Leone

Maconachie, R., Lynch, K., Binns, J. A. & Tengbe, P., 30 Aug 2012, (Unpublished).

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Microinsurance that works for women

Banthia, A., Johnson, S., McCord, M. J. & Mathews, B., 10 Apr 2012, Protecting the Poor: A microinsurance compendium. Matul, M. & Churchill, C. (eds.). Geneva: ILO, Vol. II. p. 331-348

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

4 Citations (Scopus)

Old memories, new histories: (re)discovering the past of Jewish Dalits

Egorova, Y. & Perwez, S., Mar 2012, In : History and Anthropology. 23, 1, p. 1-15 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Citations (Scopus)
Lobbying
Poland
Pharmaceutical Preparations
Persuasive Communication
Pressure
94 Downloads (Pure)

Political economy analysis, aid effectiveness and the art of development management

Copestake, J. & Williams, R., Sep 2012, Bath, UK: Centre for Development Studies, University of Bath, (Bath Papers in International Development and Wellbeing; vol. 18).

Research output: Working paper

Open Access
File
political economy
management
aid agency
international aid
reflexivity
10 Downloads (Pure)

Political economy analysis, aid effectiveness and the art of development management.

Copestake, J. & Williams, R., 1 Sep 2012, Centre for Development Studies, (Bath Papers in International Develoment and Wellbeing; no. 18).

Research output: Working paper

File
36 Citations (Scopus)

Prevalence of obesity among Portuguese children (6–8 years old) using three definition criteria: COSI Portugal, 2008

Rito, A. I., Wijnhoven, T., Rutter, H., Carvalho, M., Paixão, E., Ramos, C., Cláudio, D., Espanca, R., Sancho, T., Cerqueira, Z., Carvalho, R., Faria, C., Feliciano, E. & Breda, J., 17 Aug 2012, In : Pediatric Obesity. 7, 6, p. 413-422 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Prevention of obesity: is it worth it?

Rutter, H., Cavill, N. & Wolstenholme, J., 23 Nov 2012, In : The Lancet. 380, Supplement 3, p. S66

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)
soil fertility
Soils
traditional knowledge
soil management
Natural sciences

Religion

Jawad, R., Feb 2012, The Student’s Companion to Social Policy Companion, 4th ed. Alcock, P., May, M. & Wright, S. (eds.). Chichester: Wiley, p. 160-165 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

3 Citations (Scopus)

Re-positioning poverty: Mics, measures and methods: Introduction to jid 2011 conference volume

Wood, G. & Tiwari, M., 2012, In : Journal of International Development. 24, 6, p. 667-672 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)
social welfare
public service
Religion
open society
welfare

Social Policy in Middle Eastern Societies

Jawad, R., Feb 2012, The Student’s Companion to Social Policy Companion, 4th ed. Alcock, P., May, M. & Wright, S. (eds.). Chichester: Wiley, p. 477-454 24 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

57 Citations (Scopus)

Socioeconomic patterning of childhood overweight status in Europe

Knai, C., Lobstein, T., Darmon, N., Rutter, H. & McKee, M., 16 Apr 2012, In : International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 9, 4, p. 1472-1489 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Social Responsibility
Feeding Behavior
Population
Life Style
Economics

Standard Evaluation Framework for Dietary Interventions

Roberts, K., Cavill, N. & Rutter, H., 2012, Oxford, U. K.: National Obesity Observatory.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report