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My research programme focuses on understanding how social and economic issues influence health across the life course. I am interested in the ways that inequalities throughout the lifespan accumulate in later life and prevent older people from ageing well.
My research programme focuses on understanding how social and economic issues influence health across the life course. I am particularly interested in examining the ways that unequal access to resources influence the social, community and economic lives of older people. I have experience in a range of qualitative methodologies including discourse analysis, narrative analysis, and rhetorical analysis.
Health and Well-being
Field of research codes
Health, Clinical and Counselling Psychology (170106): Psychological Methodology, Design and Analysis (170110): Psychology (170100): Psychology And Cognitive Sciences (170000): Social and Community Psychology (170113):
Studies In Human Society (160000)
Qualitative research; Older people; Economic inequalitites
Project Title: Developing an Economic Living Standards Index for Elders
Date Range: 2009 - 2012
Funding Body: Foundation for Research, Science & Technology