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School of Health and Society

Caroline Jones

Lecturer in Social Policy


I have been a part time lecturer since 2010, mainly in Social Policy and Sociology.


  • Gender Issues (module leader)
  • Social Policy and Differentiation (module leader)
  • Bodies: Biology to Blushing
  • Welfare and Citizenship
  • Introduction to Sociology

Teaching interests:

  • Feminism,
  • intersectionality,
  • sexuality,
  • embodiment.

Research Interests

I am currently working on an analysis of user comments posted on online articles relating to the 2011 riots, an analysis of Facebook comments following the Manchester Arena bombing, and a library project in Tameside.

Qualifications and Memberships

HEA Fellow


Jones, C & Cox, K (2017) 'FORTHCOMING: 'Since the schism': "The developing nature of the tattoo in Lemony Snicket¿s A series of unfortunate events" ', in: Cox, K & Watson, K (eds.), Tattoos in crime and detective narratives, University of Manchester Press, Manchester, United Kingdom.

Jones, C (2015) 'Mapping Edinburgh', in: Boundless Scotland: Space in Contemporary Scottish Fiction, between.pomiêdry, Gdañsk, Poland.

Jones, C (2015) 'Capital Crime: Ian Rankin's Inspector Rebus and the many faces of Edinburgh', in: Reitemeier, F & Sandrock, K (eds.), Crimelights: Scottish Crime Fiction Then and Now, Wissenschaftlicher Verlag Trier, Trier, Germany.

Coen, S & Jones, C 2013, 'A Matter of Law & Order: reporting the Salford riots in Local News Webpages.', Contemporary Social Science, 8(3).

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