HART welcomes new members

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We are delighted to welcome two new members of staff to HART this academic year.  Dr Nikolas Dickerson has joined the School of Sport & Exercise as Lecturer in the Sociology  of Sport, and has a range of research interests, Continue reading HART welcomes new members

European Society for Symbolic Interaction

Salford conference

HART researchers, Dr Jacquelyn Allen-Collinson and Dr John Hockey (University of Gloucestershire) presented a paper on identity challenges and identity work vis-à-vis sporting embodiment and disrupted identity at the 6th European Society for the Study of Symbolic Interaction Conference, on Continue reading European Society for Symbolic Interaction

New HART associates join the team

Holding hands

This month we welcome two new Associate members to the HART group. Dr. Anu Vaittinen is currently based at the University of Newcastle upon Tyne. Her doctoral thesis explored the development of different varieties of embodied knowing, through a phenomenological, Continue reading New HART associates join the team

New HART paper: Non-disabled secondary school children’s lived experiences of a wheelchair basketball programme delivered in the East of England.

HART Research

This week saw the publication of HART research related to Disability sport, which can be found here. The sociological study formed part of an MSc by research degree completed by Jonathan Bright and supervised by Adam Evans and Lindsay Brown Continue reading New HART paper: Non-disabled secondary school children’s lived experiences of a wheelchair basketball programme delivered in the East of England.

New Publications from the HART team

IRSS Journal Cover

This week sees two new publications from members of the HART team, both in the International Review for the Sociology of Sport. First, work by Adam Evans, along with co-author David Stead of Loughborough University, has been published online. This Continue reading New Publications from the HART team