• 3 EAST 3.27

Accepting PhD Students

20062020
If you made any changes in Pure these will be visible here soon.

Research Output 2006 2019

Filter
Article
2019

'From Cradle to Grave?': Policy Responses to Death

Foster, L., Woodthorpe, K. & Walker, A., 2019, In : Mortality. 24, 1, p. 1-16 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

death
Public Policy
studies (academic)
Social Sciences
Policy Making
10 Downloads (Pure)

"We don't want to go and be idle ducks": family practices at the end of life

Borgstrom, E., Ellis, J. & Woodthorpe, K., 24 Apr 2019, In : Sociology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
2018

From Prince Charles and his mother down, why Britain finds it hard to talk about death

Woodthorpe, K., 26 Nov 2018, The Conversation.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

Open Access
Bereavement
Students
Workplace
Compassion
Education
2017
1 Citation (Scopus)
120 Downloads (Pure)

Family and funerals: taking a relational perspective

Woodthorpe, K., 2017, In : Death Studies. 41, 9, p. 592-601 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Finches
Funeral

The dead and dying have been ignored by politicians for too long

Woodthorpe, K., 2017, The Conversation.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

Open Access
2016
3 Citations (Scopus)
21 Downloads (Pure)

Funerals and families: locating death as a relational issue

Woodthorpe, K. & Rumble, H., 10 Jun 2016, In : British Journal of Sociology. 67, 2, p. 242-259 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
funeral
death
Political Norms
sociology of the family
organization
2014
11 Citations (Scopus)
179 Downloads (Pure)

Disposal or dispersal? Environmentalism and final treatment of the British dead

Rumble, H., Troyer, J., Walter, T. & Woodthorpe, K., 28 May 2014, In : Mortality. 19, 3, p. 243-260 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Burial
Cremation
funeral
Planets
Gift Giving
7 Citations (Scopus)
45 Downloads (Pure)

From the cradle to the grave: Funeral welfare from an international perspective

Valentine, C. & Woodthorpe, K., Oct 2014, In : Social Policy and Administration. 48, 5, p. 515-536 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
funeral
welfare
cost
welfare provision
income
2013
3 Citations (Scopus)

A missing link? The role of mortuary staff in hospital based bereavement care services

Woodthorpe, K. & Komaromy, C., Dec 2013, In : Bereavement Care. 32, 3, p. 124-130 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hospice Care
pathology
Pathology
staff
death
1 Citation (Scopus)

Opportunities and barriers to forming a professional identity: Communities of practice within UK funeral directing

Valentine, C., Woodthorpe, K. & Easthope, L., 2013, In : Mortality. 18, 4, p. 358-375 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

funeral
Industry
industry
community
director
10 Citations (Scopus)
73 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
social policy
funeral
cost
stakeholder
death rate
5 Citations (Scopus)
61 Downloads (Pure)

What cost the price of a good send off? The challenges for British state funeral policy

Foster, L. & Woodthorpe, K., Feb 2013, In : Journal of Poverty and Social Justice. 21, 1, p. 77-89 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
funeral
costs
death rate
low income
funding
2012
5 Citations (Scopus)
49 Downloads (Pure)

A golden silence? Acts of remembrance and commemoration at UK football games

Foster, L. & Woodthorpe, K., Feb 2012, In : Journal of Sport and Social Issues. 36, 1, p. 50-67 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
spontaneity
soccer
fan
club
group cohesion
2011
56 Citations (Scopus)
56 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
anonymity
examination
knowledge transfer
qualitative research
stakeholder
15 Citations (Scopus)
66 Downloads (Pure)
File
death
management
subject of study
cemetery
social science
26 Citations (Scopus)

Sustaining the contemporary cemetery: implementing policy alongside conflicting perspectives and purpose

Woodthorpe, K., Aug 2011, In : Mortality. 16, 3, p. 259-276 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cemeteries
cemetery
Grief
Emotions
emotion
13 Citations (Scopus)
66 Downloads (Pure)

Using bereavement theory to understand memorialising behaviour

Woodthorpe, K., 2011, In : Bereavement Care. 30, 2, p. 29-32 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

File
Choice Behavior
Bereavement
Grief
grief
memorial
2010

Public dying: Death in the media and Jade Goody

Woodthorpe, K., 5 May 2010, In : Sociology Compass. 4, 5, p. 283-294 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

dying
death
popular culture
sociologist
magazine
2009
25 Citations (Scopus)
63 Downloads (Pure)

Reflecting on death: The emotionality of the research encounter

Woodthorpe, K., 1 Feb 2009, In : Mortality. 14, 1, p. 70-86 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

File
emotionality
cemetery
research process
Cemeteries
death
2008
19 Citations (Scopus)

Exploring the impact of group work and mentoring for multiple heritage children's self-esteem, well-being and behaviour

Phillips, D., Hagan, T., Bodfield, E., Woodthorpe, K. & Grimsley, M., Mar 2008, In : Health & Social Care in the Community. 16, 3, p. 310-321 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

group work
mentoring
Self Concept
self-esteem
well-being
14 Citations (Scopus)

The material presence of absence: A dialogue between museums and cemeteries

Meyer, M. & Woodthorpe, K., Sep 2008, In : Sociological Research Online. 13, 5

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

cemetery
museum
dialogue
research project
death
2007
death
emotionality
cemetery
research process
social research
2006

Funeraire 2005, Report on the Salon Professionnel International de l'Art Funeraire, Paris, Le Bourget

Hockey, J. & Woodthorpe, K., Nov 2006, In : Mortality. 11, 4, p. 382-383 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle