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Neighbourhood ethnic mix and the formation of mixed-ethnic unions in Britain : a longitudinal analysis
(2014-02-28) - Journal article,
Although developed societies are becoming increasingly ethnically diverse, relatively little research has been conducted on geographies of mixed-ethnic unions (married or cohabiting). There is some recent evidence from the ...
Neil Smith, 1954–2012 : "the future is indeed radically open"
(2013) - Journal article,
Spatiotemporal variation in diabetes mortality in China : multilevel evidence from 2006 and 2012
(2015-07-10) - Journal article,
Background: Despite previous studies reporting spatial in equality in diabetes prevalence across China, potential geographic variations in diabetes mortality have not been explored. Methods: Age and gender stratified annual ...
Post-trafficking bordering practices : perverse co-production, marking and stretching borders
(2015-09) - Journal article,
This paper highlights the significance of post-trafficking scenarios for understanding bordering practices in political geography. In so doing, it addresses two significant research gaps: the lack of attention to trafficking ...
Thinking about post-transitional demographic regimes : a reflection
(2013-06-27) - Journal article,
BACKGROUND: For the last 70 years the concept of the demographic transition has provided a basis for understanding and predicting population trends in the developing world. However, a majority of the developing world's ...
Do social interactions explain ethnic differences in psychological distress and the protective effect of local ethnic density? A cross-sectional study of 226 487 adults in Australia
(2013-05-02) - Journal article,
Background: A frequently proposed, but under-researched hypothesis is that ethnic density benefits mental health through increasing social interactions. We examined this hypothesis in 226 487 adults from 19 ethnic groups ...
Transfusing our lifeblood: reframing research impact through inter-disciplinary collaboration between health geography and nurse education
(2016-11) - Journal article,
Geographers have long grappled with how their research can positively impact individuals, communities and society. Demonstrating research impact is an increasingly important aspect of academic life internationally. In this ...
Propensity score weighting for addressing under-reporting in mortality surveillance : a proof-of-concept study using the nationally representative mortality data in China
(2015-07-09) - Journal article,
Background: National mortality data are obtained routinely by the Disease Surveillance Points system (DSPs) in China and under-reporting is a big challenge in mortality surveillance. Methods: We carried out an under-reporting ...
At home in the city : everyday practices and distinction in international student mobility
(2017-05-10) - Journal article,
International students have been overlooked in geographies of ‘home’, yet this paper demonstrates how international student mobility offers unique insights that can advance our understanding of ‘home’ and belonging in the ...
The Parallel Roads of Glen Roy, Scotland : geoconservation history and challenges
(2017-02) - Journal article,
Glen Roy is a classic geosite for ice-dammed lake shorelines, the Parallel Roads, and associated features formed during the Loch Lomond (Younger Dryas) Stade (12.9–11.7 ka). The area played a key part in the development ...