Dr Ann Taylor
|Work Phone||(02) 4921 6834|
|Fax||(02) 4921 6902|
School of Humanities and Social Science
The University of Newcastle, Australia
|Office||W353, Behavioural Sciences|
- PhD (Sociology), University of Newcastle, 2004
- Bachelor of Arts (Honours), University of Cambridge - UK
- Combined methods
- Qualitative methods
- Sociology of childbirth
- Sociology of midwifery
The sociology of reproduction especially childbirth, the sociology of professionalisation, especially with respect to midwifery. Development of qualitative research methods.
Fields of Research
|160899||Sociology Not Elsewhere Classified||50|
Centres and Groups
Body relevant to professional practice.
- The Australian Sociological Association
Untested, Unnatural, Unfair: three critiques of medicalised childbirth.
Australian Academy of the Social Sciences , Australia (Invited participant)
- Gender Studies
- Health Sociology
- Qualitative research methods