Congratulations to Dr Emma Alleyne, who has been awarded £3,449 by the Faculty Research Committee for a project entitled “Adulthood animal abuse: What do we know and where do we go from here?”.
Dominic Abrams and Melanie Killen published their edition of the Journal of Social Issues drawing together a collection of ten cutting edge papers examining how when and why children engage in or resist excluding one another from social groups. The papers are drawn from all over the world and report evidence about exclusion based on gender, ethnicity, nationality and disability. For more details see:
Congratulations to Dr Sarah Hotham and Dr Kate Hamilton-West (Centre for Health Services Studies, University of Kent) and Dr Dinkar Sharma (Co-I), who have been awarded £3,493 by the Social Science Faculty Research Fund for a project entitled “The effect of a mindful eating intervention on dieters’ susceptibility to food cues and weight loss”.
Congratulations to Dr Lindsey Cameron who has been awarded £1,400 by the ESRC, as part of the ESRC Festival of Social Science for an event entitled “The Social Science of Cyberbullying”.