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Killing animals: sociology, species relations and institutionalized violence
Influential voices have argued for a sociology which acknowledges the way we are co-constituted with a range of non-human species as part of the condition of life on this planet. Despite this, sociology has generally ...
Time to apply a social determinants of health lens to addressing sickle cell disorders in Sub-Saharan Africa
(British Medical Journal, 2020-07-28)
Is Lex Talionis 'Caput' in a modern CJS?: the religio-cultural context of punishment.
(Palgrave Macmillan, 2016-05-29)
The effect of religion on crime and deviancy: hellfire in the twenty-first century.
The Emancipatory Project of Posthumanism
Competing ethics in a pilot strategy to implement parasitology training and research in post-Ebola Sierra Leone.
(International Health, 2020-08-27)
Much of the focus of public health research post-Ebola in Sierra Leone has been on rebuilding the health care system. However, very little attention has focused on capacity building in knowledge necessary for (bio)medical ...
Applied Barcoding: The Practicalities of DNA Testing for Herbals
DNA barcoding is a widely accepted technique for the identification of plant materials, and its application to the authentication of commercial medicinal plants has attracted significant attention. The incorporation ...
Próximos pasos para fortalecer los Sistemas de Salud y Atención Social del Reino Unido a partir de las debilidades reveladas por la pandemia de coronavirus
The article sets out key steps for rebuilding and reforming health and social care, weaknesses in which have compromised the effectiveness of the UK's pandemic responses.
Why taxation matters to social policy
(Social Policy and Society, 2020-07-13)
The blog sets out a case for bringing taxation into mainstream social policy scholarship since it speaks to questions of resource allocation, redistribution, need and inequality.
Covid-19 and changes to Leicester’s hospitals
(Leicester Mercury Patients' Panel, 2020-10-12)
This briefing paper sets out concerns and welcomes discussion regarding the extent to which the plans underpinning proposals for reconfiguring acute hospitals in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland take into consideration ...