Stephanie Jones, Nickie Charles and Charlotte Aull Davies
Stephanie Jones is Senior Research Officer in the School of the Environment and Society at Swansea University. Her research interests include gender; domestic abuse; social exclusion; post-industrial communities; disability; participatory methods in social research. Among her publications, she has edited and contributed to Welsh Communities: New Ethnographic Perspectives (University of Wales Press, 2003).
Nickie Charles is Professor and Director of the Centre for the Study of Women and Gender in the Sociology Department at the University of Warwick. She has published widely on many aspects of gender including feminist social movements, the gendered division of paid and unpaid work and the refuge movement. She is currently researching gender and political processes in the context of devolution in collaboration with colleagues at Swansea University. Her most recent book is Families in Transition (with Charlotte Aull Davies and Chris Harris), The Policy Press, 2008. Other books include Gender in Modern Britain, Oxford University Press, 2002, Feminism, the state and social policy (Macmillan, 2000), Gender divisions and social change (Harvester Wheatsheaf, 1993) and (with Marion Kerr) Women, food and families (Manchester University Press, 1988).
Centre for the Study of Women and Gender
Department of Sociology
University of Warwick
Charlotte Aull Davies
Charlotte Aull Davies is Senior Lecturer in Sociology and Anthropology, School of the Environment and Society at Swansea University. Her research interests include policy and political processes; nationalism & national identity; family & social change; Welsh language; disability; education; community. She is the author of Reflexive Ethnography (Routledge, 2008) and co-author of Families in Transition (Policy Press, 2008).