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Egg donation imaginaries: embodiment, ethics, and future family formation
This paper considers the sociological utility of the ‘imaginary’ for understanding how a growing number of women who seek to conceive using donated eggs might make sense of their future desires, hopes and ambivalences. By ...
Conducting dyadic, relational research about endometriosis: A reflexive account of methods, ethics and data analysis
Despite a growing literature on the value of relational data in studies of social phenomena, individuals still commonly constitute the basic unit of analysis in qualitative research. Methodological aspects of interviewing ...
A structural equation model to predict pre-exposure prophylaxis acceptability in men who have sex with men in Leicester, UK
(John Wiley & Sons Ltd, 2018-08-30)
Objectives Pre‐exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) is an effective HIV prevention tool for high‐risk men who have sex with men (MSM). However, acceptability and uptake have been variable. This study explored the factors that ...
From employability to ‘complexability’: Creatour – a construct for preparing students for creative work and life
Abstract Higher Education (HE) students and employers within the creative industries dismiss prevailing ‘employability’ skills as inadequate. The author discovers the ‘bottom up’ reality that entry into the creative ...
Identity management strategies among HIV-positive Colombian gay men in London
(Taylor and Francis, 2017-05-02)
This study set out to explore the social-psychological aspects of living with HIV among a group of HIV-positive Colombian gay men in London, and the strategies that they deployed to manage ensuing threats to their identities. ...
The Influence of Culture on Attitudes Towards Humorous Advertising
(Frontiers in Psychology, 2019-05-08)
The Influence of Encoding and Testing Directions on Retrieval of Spatial Information in Explored and Described Environments
(Taylor & Francis, 2019)
The verbal descriptions of an environment elicit a spatial mental model, in which the linear disposition of the described objects might be related to the properties of the description. In particular the direction from which ...
Effectiveness of Lifestyle Health Promotion Interventions for Nurses: A Systematic Review
Background: Prior research has investigated various strategies to improve health, wellbeing and the job-related outcomes of nurses. However, the scope of this evidence is not clear and the types of intervention most likely ...
Nurses' experiences of undertaking fertility-related discussions with Teenagers and Young Adults with cancer: an interpretive phenomenological analysis
Aims: To explore and interpret nurses’ experiences, feelings and associated meanings attached to undertaking fertility-related discussions with teenagers and young adults with cancer. To advance an understanding of factors ...
Activating semantic knowledge during spoken words and environmental sounds: Evidence from the visual world paradigm
Two visual world experiments investigated the activation of semantically related concepts during the processing of environmental sounds and spoken words. Participants heard environmental sounds such as barking or spoken ...