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Professor Nicola Ansell

Professor Nicola Ansell
Professor - Human Geography

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Ansell, N. and Dungey, C. (2020) '‘Not all of us can be nurses’: proposing and resisting entrepreneurship education in rural Lesotho'. Sociological Research Online: an electronic journal, in press. pp. 1 - 20. ISSN: 1360-7804 Open Access Link

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Ansell, N. and Dungey, C. (2020) '‘I go to school to survive’: Facing physical, moral and economic uncertainties in rural Lesotho'. Children's Geographies. pp. 1 - 15. ISSN: 1473-3277 Open Access Link

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Ansell, N., Hajdu, F., van Blerk, L. and Robson, E. (2017) '‘My happiest time’ or ‘my saddest time’? The spatial and generational construction of marriage among youth in rural Malawi and Lesotho'. Transactions of the Institute of British Geographers, 43 (2). pp. 184 - 199. ISSN: 1475-5661 Open Access Link

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Ansell, N., Hajdu, F., van Blerk, L. and Robson, E. (2017) 'Fears for the Future: The Incommensurability of Securitisation and In/securities among Southern African Youth'. Social and Cultural Geography, 20 (4). pp. 507 - 533. ISSN: 1464-9365 Open Access Link

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Ansell, N., Hajdu, F., van Blerk, L. and Robson, E. (2016) 'AIDS-affected young people’s access to livelihood assets: Exploring ‘new variant famine’ in rural southern Africa'. Journal of Rural Studies, 46. pp. 23 - 34. ISSN: 0743-0167 Open Access Link

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Ansell, N. (2016) 'From objects to subjects? Children and youth in development', inThe Palgrave Handbook of International Development. Palgrave Macmillan UK. pp. 487 - 511. ISBN 13: 9781137427236.

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Ansell, N. (2015) 'Shaping global education: International agendas and governmental power'. International Development Planning Review, 37 (1). pp. 7 - 16. ISSN: 1474-6743 Open Access Link

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Wainwright, E. (2014) 'Geographers out of place: Institutions, (inter)disciplinarity and identity'. Area, 46 (4). pp. 410 - 417. ISSN: 0004-0894 Open Access Link

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Imoh, ATD. and Ansell, N. (2014) 'Children’s lives in an era of children’s rights: The progress of the convention on the rights of the child in Africa'. Routledge. ISSN 13: 9780203594926

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Ansell, N. (2014) 'Generationing development'. European Journal of Development Research, 26 (2). pp. 283 - 291. ISSN: 0957-8811 Open Access Link

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Ansell, N. (2014) 'Challenging empowerment: AIDS-affected South African children and the need for a multi-level relational approach'. Journal of Health Psychology, 19 (1). pp. 22 - 33. ISSN: 1461-7277 Open Access Link

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Ansell, N. (2014) 'The convention on the rights of the child: Advancing social justice for African children?', inChildren's Lives in an Era of Children's Rights the Progress of the Convention on the Rights of the Child in Africa. pp. 228 - 247. ISBN 13: 9780203594926.

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Ansell, N. (2014) 'Dimensions of global food systems: addressing food security on a world stage'. Geopolitics, 19 (2). pp. 454 - 460. ISSN: 1557-3028 Open Access Link

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Ansell, N., Tsoeu, S. and Hajdu, F. (2014) 'Women's changing domestic responsibilities in neoliberal Africa: a relational time-space analysis of Lesotho's garment industry'. Gender, Place and Culture, 22 (3). pp. 363 - 382. ISSN: 0966-369X Open Access Link

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Van Blerk, L. and Ansell, N. (2013) 'Participatory feedback and dissemination with and for children: Reflections from research with young migrants in Southern Africa', inDoing Children's Geographies: Methodological Issues in Research with Young People. pp. 146 - 157. ISBN 13: 9780415448208.

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Ansell, N., Hajdu, F., van Blerk, L. and Robson, E. (2013) 'Reconceptualising temporality in young lives: Exploring young people's current and future livelihoods in AIDS-affected southern Africa'. Transactions of the Institute of British Geographers, 39 (3). pp. 387 - 401. ISSN: 0020-2754 Open Access Link

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Hajdu, F., Ansell, N., Robson, E. and Van Blerk, L. (2013) 'Rural young people's opportunities for employment and entrepreneurship in globalised southern Africa: The limitations of targeting policies'. International Development Planning Review, 35 (2). pp. 155 - 174. ISSN: 1474-6743 Open Access Link

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Ansell, N., Robson, E., Hajdu, F. and van Blerk, L. (2012) 'Learning from young people about their lives: Using participatory methods to research the impacts of AIDS in southern Africa'. Children's Geographies, 10 (2). pp. 169 - 186. ISSN: 1473-3285 Open Access Link

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Ansell, N., Hajdu, F., Robson, E., van Blerk, L. and Marandet, E. (2012) 'Youth policy, neoliberalism and transnational governmentality: a case study of Lesotho and Malawi', in Kraftl, P., Horton, J. and Tucker, F. (eds.) Critical Geographies of Childhood and Youth. Policy Pr. pp. 43 - 60. ISBN 10: 1847428460. ISBN 13: 9781847428462.

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Ansell, N., van Blerk, L., Robson, E. and Hajdu, F. (2012) 'The spatial construction of young people's livelihoods in rural southern Africa'. Geography, 97 (3). pp. 135 - 140. ISSN: 0016-7487 Open Access Link

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Ansell, N. (2012) 'Children, education and sustainable development in Lesotho', inSustainable Development: National Aspirations, Local Implementation. pp. 115 - 135. ISBN 13: 9780754646051.

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Hajdu, F., Ansell, N., Robson, E., Van Blerk, L. and Chipeta, L. (2011) 'Income-generating activities for young people in southern Africa: Exploring AIDS and other constraints'. Geographical Journal, 177 (3). pp. 251 - 263. ISSN: 0016-7398 Open Access Link

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Ansell, N. (2011) 'Developments: child, image, nation'. Children's Geographies, 9 (2). pp. 273 - 275. ISSN: 1473-3285

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Ansell, N., Robson, E., van Blerk, L. and Hajdu, F. (2011) 'Spaces, times, and critical moments: A relational time - space analysis of the impacts of AIDS on rural youth in Malawi and Lesotho'. Environment and Planning A, 43 (3). pp. 525 - 544. ISSN: 0308-518X Open Access Link

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Ansell, N. and van Blerk, L. (2010) 'Joining the conspiracy? Negotiating ethics and emotions in researching (around) AIDS in southern Africa'. Ethics, Place and Environment: a journal of philosophy and geography, 8 (1). pp. 61 - 82. ISSN: 1366-879X

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Ansell, N. (2010) 'The discursive construction of childhood and youth in AIDS interventions in Lesotho’s education sector: Beyond global-local dichotomies'. Environment and Planning D – Society and Space, 28 (5). pp. 791 - 810. ISSN: 0263-7758 Open Access Link

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Ansell, N. and Smith, F. (2009) 'Young people, care and social wellbeing', in Smith, S., Pain, R., Marston, S. and Jones III, JP. (eds.) The SAGE Handbook of Social Geographies. Sage Publications Ltd. pp. 351 - 367. ISBN 10: 1412935598. ISBN 13: 978-1412935593.

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van Blerk, L. and Ansell, N. (2009) 'Alloparenting in the context of AIDS in southern Africa: complex strategies for care', in Bentley, G. and Mace, R. (eds.) Substitute Parents: Biological and Social Perspectives on Alloparenting Across Human Societies. Oxford : Berghahn Books. pp. 241 - 265. ISBN 10: 1845451066. ISBN 13: 978-1845451066.

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Smith, F. and Ansell, N. (2009) 'Children/Childhood', in Kitchen, R. and Thrift, N. (eds.) International Encyclopaedia of Human Geography. Elsevier. pp. 58 - 64. ISBN 10: 0-08-044911-5. ISBN 13: 978-0-08-044910-4.

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Ansell, N. (2009) 'Producing interventions for AIDS-affected young people in Lesotho's schools: Scalar relations and power differentials'. Geoforum, 40 (4). pp. 675 - 685. ISSN: 0016-7185 Open Access Link

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Ansell, N., Robson, E., Hajdu, F., van Blerk, L. and Chipeta, L. (2009) 'The new variant famine hypothesis: moving beyond the household in exploring links between AIDS and food insecurity in southern Africa'. Progress in Development Studies, 9 (3). pp. 187 - 207. ISSN: 1464-9934 Open Access Link

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Ansell, N. (2009) 'Childhood and the politics of scale: descaling children's geographies?'. Progress in Human Geography, 33 (2). pp. 190 - 209. ISSN: 0309-1325 Open Access Link

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Ansell, N. (2009) 'Embodied learning: responding to AIDS in Lesotho’s education sector'. Children's Geographies, 7 (1). pp. 21 - 36. ISSN: 1473-3285 Open Access Link

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Smith, F. and Ansell, N. (2009) 'Children/childhood', in Kitchen, R. and Thrift, N. (eds.) International Encyclopaedia of Human Geography. Elsevier. pp. 58 - 64. ISBN 13: 9780080449111.

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Hadju, F., Ansell, N., Robson, E., van Blerk, L. and Chipeta, L. (2009) 'Socio-economic causes of food insecurity in Malawi'. Society of Malawi Journal, 62 (2). pp. 6 - 18.Open Access Link

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Ansell, N. (2008) 'Substituting for families? Schools and social reproduction in AIDS-affected Lesotho'. Antipode, 40 (5). pp. 802 - 824. ISSN: 0066-4812 Open Access Link

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van Blerk, L., Barker, J., Ansell, N., Smith, F. and Kesby, M. (2008) 'Researching children’s geographies', in van Blerk, L. and Kesby, M. (eds.) Doing children’s geographies: Methodological issues in research with young people. Routledge. pp. 1 - 8. ISBN 13: 978-0-415-44820-8.

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Kesby, M., Ansell, N., van Blerk, L., Barker, J. and Smith, F. (2008) 'Moving forward: Contributions to methodological innovation', in van Blerk, L. and Kesby, M. (eds.) Doing children’s geographies: Methodological issues in research with young people. Routledge. pp. 213 - 222. ISBN 13: 978-0-415-44820-8.

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van Blerk, L., Ansell, N., Robson, E., Hadju, F. and Chipeta, L. (2008) 'Youth, AIDS and rural livelihoods in southern Africa'. Geography Compass, 2 (3). pp. 709 - 727. ISSN: 1749-8198 Open Access Link

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Wainwright, E. and Ansell, N. (2008) 'Geographies of sports development: The role of space and place', in Girginov, V. (ed.) Management of Sports Development. London : Elsevier. pp. 183 - 200. ISBN 10: 075068562X. ISBN 13: 9780750685627. Open Access Link

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Wainwright, E. and Ansell, N. (2008) 'Geographies of sports development: the role of space and place', in Girginov, V. (ed.) Management of Sports Development. Elsevier. pp. 183 - 200. ISBN 10: 0-7506-8562-X. ISBN 13: 978-0-7506-8562-7. Open Access Link

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Ansell, N. (2008) 'Third World gap year projects: youth transitions and the mediation of risk'. Environment and Planning D: Society and Space, 26 (2). pp. 218 - 240. ISSN: 0263-7758 Open Access Link

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van Blerk, L. and Ansell, N. (2007) 'Alternative care giving in the context of aids in Southern Africa: Complex strategies for care'. Journal of International Development, 19 (7). pp. 865 - 884. ISSN: 0954-1748

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Bushin, N., Ansell, N., Adriansen, HK., Lähteenmaa, J. and Panelli, R. (2007) 'Reflecting on contexts and identities for young rural lives', inGlobal Perspectives on Rural Childhood and Youth: Young Rural Lives. pp. 69 - 80. ISBN 10: 0203942221. ISBN 13: 9780203942222.

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Bushin, N., Ansell, N., Adriansen, H., Lähteenmaa, J. and Panelli, R. (2007) 'Further conceptualising context and identity in young rural lives', in Panelli, R., Punch, S. and Robson, E. (eds.) Global Perspectives on Rural Childhood and Youth: young rural lives. London : Routledge. pp. 69 - 80.

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Ansell, N. and Smith, F. (2007) 'Guest Editorial: Emerging Issues in Children’s Geographies'. Children's Geographies: advancing interdisciplinary understanding of younger people's lives, 4 (3). pp. 255 - 257.

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van Blerk, L. and Ansell, N. (2007) 'Participatory feedback and dissemination with and for children: reflections from research with young migrants in Southern Africa'. Children’s Geographies, 5 (3). pp. 313 - 324. ISSN: 1473-3285 Open Access Link

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Ansell, N. and van Blerk, L. (2007) 'Doing and belonging: toward a more-than-representational account of young migrant identities in Lesotho and Malawi', in Panelli, R., Punch, S. and Robson, E. (eds.) Global Perspectives on Rural Childhood and Youth: young rural lives. London : Routledge. pp. 17 - 28. ISBN 10: 0203942221. ISBN 13: 9780203942222.

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