Recent publications

  • Books

    • Esther Dermott and Caroline Gatrell (eds.) (2018) Fathers, families and relationships: researching everyday lives, Bristol: Policy Press
    • Esther Dermott with Main, G. (eds.) (2017) Poverty and Social Exclusion, Bristol : Policy Press
    • Tina Miller (2017), Making Sense of Parenthood: Caring, Gender and Family Lives, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press
    • Allan Westerling with Sparrman, A., Lind J. and Dannesboe K. (eds.) (2017), Doing Good Parenthood. Ideals and Practices of Parental Involvement: Palgrave Macmillan Studies in Family and Intimate Life, Palgrave Macmillan : Basingstoke
    • Giovanna Rossi with Scabini, E (eds.) (2016) , L’allungamento della vita. Una risorsa per la famiglia, un’opportunità per la società, n.28, Vita&Pensiero : Milan
    • Susan Milner (2015), Comparative employment relations, Palgrave

    Journal articles

    • Maria Letizia Bosoni and Sara Mazzucchelli (2019), Father Role Representations in the 1980s and the New Millennium, Genealogy, Volume 3, Number 2
    • Lars Plantin with Peterson, C. C. (2019) Breaking with Norms of Masculinity: Men Making Sense of Their Experience of Sexual Assault, Clinical Social Work Journal, published online
    • Maria Letizia Bosoni and Sara Mazzucchelli (2018), The invisible gap between public policy and company practices in supporting fatherhood: the Italian case, Community, Work and Family, Volume 21, Number 2, pp.193-208
    • Tina Miller (2018), 'Paternal and Maternal Gatekeeping? Choreographing Care',Sociologica. International Journal for Sociological Debate, Volume 12, Number 3, pp. 25-35
    • Lars Plantin with Afzelius, M, & Östman, M. (2018) Families living with parental mental illness and their experiences of family interventions, Journal of Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing, Volume 25, pp.69– 77
    • Allan Westerling and Maria Letizia Bosoni (2018), Fatherhood, gender equality and care practices in Italy and Denmark, Studi di Sociologia, Volume 1, pp. 57-70
    • Tina Miller with Smith, H. (2017), 'Establishing partnership with traditional birth attendants for improved maternal and newborn health: a review of factors influencing implementation', BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, Volume 17, Number 365
    • Esther Dermott with Boyer, K., James, A. and MacLeavy, J. (2016), Regendering care in the aftermath of recession?, Dialogues in Human Geography
    • Esther Dermott with Pomati, M. (2016), ‘Good' parenting practices: how important are poverty, education and time pressure?, Sociology, Volume 50, Number 1, pp.125-142
    • Caroline Gatrell with Cooper, C. (2016), A sense of entitlement? Fathers, mothers and organizational support for family and career, Community Work and Family, Volume 19, Number 2, pp. 134-147.
    • Esther Dermott (2016), Non-resident fathers in the UK: Living standards and social support, Journal of Poverty and Social Justice, Volume 24, Number 2, pp. 113-125.
    • Sara Mazzucchelli with Addabbo T., Cardinali V., Giovannini D (2016), Italy, Update of Country notes, in A. Koslowski, S. Blum, P. Moss (eds.), 12th International Review of Leave Policies and Related Research 2016, pp.120-202.
    • Sara Mazzucchelli and Maria Letizia Bosoni (2016), Is the family really an outdated institution in Italy as well in Europe? Findings from the European Values Study, Social Theory, Empirics, Policy and Practice, Number 13, pp. 24-40
    • Tina Miller with Nash, M. (2016), ‘I just think something like the “Bubs and Pubs” class is what men should be having’: Paternal subjectivities and preparing for first-time fatherhood in Australia and the United Kingdom, Journal of Sociology, DOI: 10.1177/1440783316667638 
    • Giovanna Rossi with Carrà, E. (2016), The Relational Approach and The Family, STEPP (Social, theory, empirics, policy and practice), Number 13, pp.7-23.
    • Giovanna Rossi with Bramanti, D. and Meda S.G. (2016), Intergenerational Exchanges and Social Networks of Italian Active Elders: A Quantitative Analysis, The International Journal of Aging and Society, Volume 6, Issue 4, pp.27-45.

    Book chapters

    • Caroline Gatrell with Hassan, M. F., and Downs, C. (2018), Muted Masculinities – ethical and personal challenges for male qualitative researchers interviewing women in C. Cassell, A. Cunliffe, G. Grandy (eds.), Sage Handbook of Qualitative Research.
    • Maria Letizia Bosoni (2018), La paternità oggi tra processi di rinnovamento e continuità. Una riflessione sull’Italia, in Crespi I. (ed.) Padri che conciliano, Quaderni FMV, Volume 1, Fondazione Marco Vigorelli, pp. 17 – 28
    • Caroline Gatrell with Stovell, C., Collinson, D. and Radcliffe, L., (2017), Re-thinking Work-life balance and Well-being from the Perspective of Fathers, in M. Leiter, C.L. Cooper (eds.), Routledge Companion to Wellbeing at Work
    • Sara Mazzucchelli, Giovanna Rossi and Maria Letizia Bosoni (2017), The importance of the family as an institution. Findings from an Italian survey, in V. Česnuitytė, D. Lück, E. Widmer (eds.), Family continuity and change, Palgrave Macmillan.
    • Allan Westerling (2017), Parenthood and We-ness in Everyday Life : Parenting Together Apart, in A. Sparrman, A. Westerling, J. Lind & K.I. Dannesboe (Eds.), Doing Good Parenthood. Ideals and Practices of Parental Involvement: Palgrave Macmillan Studies in Family and Intimate Life, Palgrave Macmillan : Basingstoke, pp. 127-136
    • Allan Westerling (2017), Familien og opdragelsen (The Family and Parenting), in P. Østergaard Andersen & T. Ellegaard (Eds.), Klassisk og moderne pædagogisk teori. (Klassic and Modern Pedagical Theories), 3rd Edition, Hans Reitzel : Copenhagen, pp. 503-521
    • Maria Letizia Bosoni with Crespi I. and Ruspini E. (2016), Between change and continuity: fathers and work-family balance in Italy, in I. Crespi, E. Ruspini (eds.) Balancing Work and Family in a Changing Society. The Fathers’ Perspective, Palgrave Macmillan
    • Esther Dermott (2016) Doing Good Parenthood: Reflexivity, practices and relationships in A. Sparrman, A. Westerling, J. Lind, K. Ida Dannesbo (eds.), Doing Good Parenthood: Ideals and Practices of Parental Involvement, Palgrave Macmillan
    • Giovanna Rossi with Bramanti, D. (2016), Gli scambi tra le generazioni: tre profili di anziani attivi a confronto, Rapporto sulla condizione anziana, in A.M. Melloni, M. Trabucchi (eds.), L’anziano attivo, 6° Rapporto sulla vita nelle età avanzate, Fondazione Leonardo, Maggioli Editore.
    • Allan Westerling with Nielsen, S. B. (2016),  Familieliv under forandring, in S. Baagøe Nielsen (Ed.), Køn, seksualitet og mangfoldighed, Samfundslitteratur.