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PhD candidate Sindy Joyce’s research making an impact

The research of Sindy Joyce, a PhD student with the Department of Sociology at the University of Limerick has made an important impact for young Travellers in the city of Galway. Galway City Museum recently notified Sindy that her dissertation for the taught MA in Sociology (Youth, Community and Social Regeneration) has inspired the organization to… Continue reading PhD candidate Sindy Joyce’s research making an impact

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New AHSS research on young people with asthma

Dr Lee Monaghan recently published an article with Jonathan Gabe (Royal Holloway) in Social Science & Medicine. The article, entitled 'Embodying health identities: A study of young people with asthma' has free access until July 4th and can be read at this link. Questions posed in the article include: how important is the body in our understandings/experiences of health? How are everyday definitions… Continue reading New AHSS research on young people with asthma