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Dr Bethan Evans PhD

Senior Lecturer in Human Geography Geography and Planning

    Publications

    2016

    Friendship, curiosity and the city: Dementia friends and memory walks in Liverpool (Journal article)

    Phillips, R., & Evans, B. (n.d.). Friendship, curiosity and the city: Dementia friends and memory walks in Liverpool. Urban Studies. doi:10.1177/0042098016632699

    DOI: 10.1177/0042098016632699

    Reframing fatness: Critiquing 'obesity' (Chapter)

    Evans, B., & Cooper, C. (2016). Reframing fatness: Critiquing 'obesity'. In The Edinburgh Companion to the Critical Medical Humanities (pp. 225-241).

    2015

    'The medical' and 'health' in a critical medical humanities. (Journal article)

    Atkinson, S., Evans, B., Woods, A., & Kearns, R. (2015). 'The medical' and 'health' in a critical medical humanities.. The Journal of medical humanities, 36(1), 71-81. doi:10.1007/s10912-014-9314-4

    DOI: 10.1007/s10912-014-9314-4

    Curiosity, place and wellbeing: encouraging place-specific curiosity as a "way to wellbeing' (Journal article)

    Phillips, R., Evans, B., & Muirhead, S. (2015). Curiosity, place and wellbeing: encouraging place-specific curiosity as a "way to wellbeing'. ENVIRONMENT AND PLANNING A, 47(11), 2339-2354. doi:10.1177/0308518X15599290

    DOI: 10.1177/0308518X15599290

    2013

    (2011) 'Change4Life for your kids': Embodied Collectives and Public Health Pedagogy. (Chapter)

    Evans, B., Colls, R., & Horschelmann, K. (2013). (2011) 'Change4Life for your kids': Embodied Collectives and Public Health Pedagogy.. In J. Evans, & B. Davies (Eds.), New Directions in Social Theory, Education and Embodiment (pp. .). London: Routledge. Retrieved from http://bookshop.blackwell.co.uk/

    Making space for fat bodies?: A critical account of 'the obesogenic environment' (Journal article)

    Colls, R., & Evans, B. (2014). Making space for fat bodies?: A critical account of 'the obesogenic environment'. PROGRESS IN HUMAN GEOGRAPHY, 38(6), 733-753. doi:10.1177/0309132513500373

    DOI: 10.1177/0309132513500373

    Obesity discourse and fat politics: research, critique and interventions (Journal article)

    Monaghan, L. F., Colls, R., & Evans, B. (2013). Obesity discourse and fat politics: research, critique and interventions. Critical Public Health, 23(3), 249-262. doi:10.1080/09581596.2013.814312

    DOI: 10.1080/09581596.2013.814312

    ‘Must I seize every opportunity?’ Complicity, confrontation and the problem of researching (anti-) fatness (Journal article)

    Throsby, K., & Evans, B. (2013). ‘Must I seize every opportunity?’ Complicity, confrontation and the problem of researching (anti-) fatness. Critical Public Health, 23(3), 331-344. doi:10.1080/09581596.2013.802290

    DOI: 10.1080/09581596.2013.802290

    2012

    Moving beyond walkability: On the potential of health geography (Journal article)

    Andrews, G. J., Hall, E., Evans, B., & Colls, R. (2012). Moving beyond walkability: On the potential of health geography. Social Science & Medicine, 75(11), 1925-1932. doi:10.1016/j.socscimed.2012.08.013

    DOI: 10.1016/j.socscimed.2012.08.013

    Obesity/Fatness and the City: Critical Urban Geographies (Journal article)

    Evans, B., Crookes, L., & Coaffee, J. (2012). Obesity/Fatness and the City: Critical Urban Geographies. Geography Compass, 6(2), 100-110. doi:10.1111/j.1749-8198.2011.00469.x

    DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-8198.2011.00469.x

    The Energy Glut: The politics of fatness in an overheating world (Journal article)

    Evans, B. (2012). The Energy Glut: The politics of fatness in an overheating world. Unknown Journal, 21(2), 334-336.

    2011

    Brighter Futures, Greener Lives: Children and Young People in UK Sustainable Development policy (Chapter)

    Evans, B., & Honeyford, E. (2011). Brighter Futures, Greener Lives: Children and Young People in UK Sustainable Development policy. In P. Horton, J. Kraftl, & F. Tucker (Eds.), Critical Geographies of Childhood and Youth (pp. in press). London: Policy Press.

    Playing in industrial ruins: interrogating teleological understandings of play in spaces of material alterity and low surveillance (Chapter)

    Edensor, T., Evans, B., Holloway, J., Millington, S., & Binnie, J. (2011). Playing in industrial ruins: interrogating teleological understandings of play in spaces of material alterity and low surveillance. In A. Jorgensen, & R. Keenan (Eds.), Urban Wildscapes (pp. Chapter 4). London: Routledge.

    ‘Change4Life for your kids’: embodied collectives and public health pedagogy (Journal article)

    Evans, B., Colls, R., & Hörschelmann, K. (2011). ‘Change4Life for your kids’: embodied collectives and public health pedagogy. Sport, Education and Society, 16(3), 323-341. doi:10.1080/13573322.2011.565964

    DOI: 10.1080/13573322.2011.565964

    2010

    'Doing more good than harm'? The absent presence of children's bodies in (anti)obesity policy (Chapter)

    Evans, B., & Colls, R. (2010). 'Doing more good than harm'? The absent presence of children's bodies in (anti)obesity policy. In L. Monaghan, E. Rich, & L. Aphramor (Eds.), Debating Obesity: Critical Perspectives (pp. 115-138). Houndmills: Palgrave Macmillan.

    Anticipating fatness: childhood, affect and the pre-emptive ‘war on obesity’ (Journal article)

    Evans, B. (2010). Anticipating fatness: childhood, affect and the pre-emptive ‘war on obesity’. Transactions of the Institute of British Geographers, 35(1), 21-38. doi:10.1111/j.1475-5661.2009.00363.x

    DOI: 10.1111/j.1475-5661.2009.00363.x

    Challenging Assumptions: Re-thinking the obesity 'problem' (Journal article)

    Colls, R., & Evans, B. (2010). Challenging Assumptions: Re-thinking the obesity 'problem'. Geography, 95, 99-105.

    2009

    Measuring Fatness, Governing Bodies: The Spatialities of the Body Mass Index (BMI) in Anti-Obesity Politics (Journal article)

    Evans, B., & Colls, R. (2009). Measuring Fatness, Governing Bodies: The Spatialities of the Body Mass Index (BMI) in Anti-Obesity Politics. Antipode, 41(5), 1051-1083. doi:10.1111/j.1467-8330.2009.00706.x

    DOI: 10.1111/j.1467-8330.2009.00706.x

    Questioning obesity politics: Introduction to a special issue on critical geographies of fat/bigness/corpulence (Journal article)

    Colls, R., & Evans, B. (2009). Questioning obesity politics: Introduction to a special issue on critical geographies of fat/bigness/corpulence. Antipode, 41(5), 1011-1020.

    Review of: Jeffery, C and Dyson, J (eds) 2008 "Telling Young Lives: Portraits of Global Youth" (Journal article)

    Evans, B. (2009). Review of: Jeffery, C and Dyson, J (eds) 2008 "Telling Young Lives: Portraits of Global Youth". Unknown Journal, 6(16), 770-773.

    2008

    Embodying Responsibility: Children's Health and Supermarket Initiatives (Journal article)

    Colls, R., & Evans, B. (2008). Embodying Responsibility: Children's Health and Supermarket Initiatives. Environment and Planning A, 40(3), 615-631. doi:10.1068/a3935

    DOI: 10.1068/a3935

    Geographies of Youth/Young People (Journal article)

    Evans, B. (2008). Geographies of Youth/Young People. Geography Compass, 2(5), 1659-1680.

    2007

    More than Just Worksheets?: A Study of the Confidence of Newly Qualified Teachers of English in Teaching Personal, Social and Health Education in Secondary Schools (Journal article)

    Evans, C., & Evans, B. (2007). More than Just Worksheets?: A Study of the Confidence of Newly Qualified Teachers of English in Teaching Personal, Social and Health Education in Secondary Schools. Journal of Pastoral Care in Education, 25(4), 42-50.

    2006

    'Gluttony or sloth': critical geographies of bodies and morality in (anti)obesity policy (Journal article)

    Evans, B. (2006). 'Gluttony or sloth': critical geographies of bodies and morality in (anti)obesity policy. Area, 38(3), 259-267. doi:10.1111/j.1475-4762.2006.00692.x

    DOI: 10.1111/j.1475-4762.2006.00692.x

    ‘I'd Feel Ashamed’: Girls' Bodies and Sports Participation (Journal article)

    Evans, B. (2006). ‘I'd Feel Ashamed’: Girls' Bodies and Sports Participation. Gender, Place & Culture, 13(5), 547-561. doi:10.1080/09663690600858952

    DOI: 10.1080/09663690600858952

    2004

    'Be Fit Not Fat': Broadening the Childhood Obesity debate beyond dualisms' (Journal article)

    Evans, B. (2004). 'Be Fit Not Fat': Broadening the Childhood Obesity debate beyond dualisms'. Children's Geographies, 2(2), 288-291.

    2003

    ‘The only Problem is, children will like their chips’: education and the discursive production of ill-health (Journal article)

    Evans, J., Evans, B., & Rich, E. (2003). ‘The only Problem is, children will like their chips’: education and the discursive production of ill-health. Pedagogy, Culture & Society, 11(2), 215-240. doi:10.1080/14681360300200168

    DOI: 10.1080/14681360300200168

    2002

    'Bodily Knowledge: Learning about Equity and Justice with Adolescent Girls' (Journal article)

    Evans, B. (2002). 'Bodily Knowledge: Learning about Equity and Justice with Adolescent Girls'. Unknown Journal, 7(1), 97-99.

    'Constructing body-space: Gender, Sport and Body Image in Adolescence' (Thesis / Dissertation)

    Evans, B. (2002). 'Constructing body-space: Gender, Sport and Body Image in Adolescence'. (PhD Thesis, The University of Liverpool).

    'Eating Disorders and Comprehensive Ideals' (Journal article)

    Evans, J., Evans, B., & Rich, E. (2002). 'Eating Disorders and Comprehensive Ideals'. FORUM for promoting 3-19 comprehensive education, 44(2), 59-65.