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housing Social Sciences
urban design Earth & Environmental Sciences
Sri Lanka Social Sciences
sustainability Earth & Environmental Sciences
infrastructure Social Sciences
India Social Sciences
road Social Sciences
water management Earth & Environmental Sciences

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Research Output 2004 2019

Ageing-in-Place for Low-Income Seniors: Living at the Intersection of Multiple Identities, Positionalities, and Oppressions

Sixsmith, J., Fang, M. L., Woolrych, R., Canham, S. L., Battersby, L., Ren, T. H. & Sixsmith, A., 2019, The Palgrave Handbook of Intersectionality in Public Policy. Hankivsky, O. & Jordan-Zachery, J. S. (eds.). Palgrave Macmillan, p. 641-664 24 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

low income
cultural capital

DeStress: Soundscapes, quiet areas and restorative environments

Payne, S. R. & Bruce, N., 13 May 2019, Proceedings of the Institute of Acoustics 2019. Institute of Acoustics, p. 39-46 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Dominant Language Acquisition in destination countries: Structure, Agency and Reflexivity

Netto, G., Hudson, M., Kamenou-Aigbekaen, N. & Sosenko, F., 21 Feb 2019, In : Sociology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
language acquisition
qualitative interview


Best paper presentation award and gold medal

Deborah Menezes (Recipient), 6 May 2017

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Sri Lanka
everyday experience
women's studies


Mark Stephens (Recipient), 2008

Prize: Election to learned society


Mark Stephens (Recipient), 2011

Prize: Election to learned society

Activities 2001 2019

Soundscape in Practice: Overcoming traditional acoustic challenges to urban planning and development

Sarah R. Payne (Invited speaker)
25 Jun 2019

Activity: Talk or presentationInvited talk

Acoustics 2019

Sarah R. Payne (Speaker)
13 May 201914 May 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

Urban Sound Symposium

Sarah R. Payne (Keynote/plenary speaker)
Apr 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

Press / Media

Conference on ‘age-friendly cities’ ends

Deborah Menezes


1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Research

Discussing Roads in the Northern Province, Sri Lanka

Deborah Menezes & Ahilan Kadirgamar


1 media contribution

Press/Media: Research