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Contact Details

Room:  MB 735b
Phone: 0121 204 3807
Email:p.k.lowe@aston.ac.uk 
Fax:  0121 204 3766

Biography

 

Pam Lowe teaches and researches sociology and policy, with a focus  around women’s reproductive and sexual health, with a particular interest in pregnancy, abortion and early parenting. Recently she has worked on a number of projects including on the sexual health of online sex workers and young people and sexual consent. Her current research includes a long term ethnographic study of anti-abortion activism in the UK, and a British Academy funded project examining the identification and support for reproductive coercion in reproductive healthcare settings.

Research Interests

  • Sociology of Health and Illness, particularly women’s reproductive and sexual health
  • Parenting cultures
  • Sexualities
  • Feminist Theory
  • Qualitative methodology

Teaching Activity

 

Pam usually teaches on the following modules

  • Pregnancy and politics
  • Kith and Kin
  • CSI: Crime, Subversion and Injustice

Qualifications

BA (Hons)/ MA/ PhD, Warwick

Administrative Roles

Sociology and Policy Senior Tutor

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 5 - Gender Equality
  • SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions

Keywords

  • HM Sociology
  • women's reproductive health
  • domestic and sexual violence
  • parenting cultures
  • Feminist Theories

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