Peer Reviewed Articles

Peer Reviewed Articles:    

Reframing Bioethics Education: Lessons from Education, Cognitive Anthropology and Social Theory. The New Bioethics. Forthcoming.

Bourdieu’s Collective Enterprise of Inculcation: The Moral Socialisation and Ethical Enculturation of Medical Students. In Press, British Journal of Sociology of Education. 

Elective Ventilation and the Politics of Organ Death. Journal of Medical Ethics. Online First: Copy available on request. 

Well-founded social fictions: a defence of the concepts of institutional and familial habitus. British Journal of Sociology of Education. Forthcoming (with Ciaran Thomas Burke and Nicola Ingram). Pre-Publication copy available on request. 

For an Ethnomethodology of Healthcare Ethics. Health Care Analysis. Online First:

Whatever happened to Medical Politics? Journal of Medical Ethics. 2011; 37(10): 631-636.  Penultimate Draft [.pdf]. I was interviewed about this article by the US based MD Magazine here.

Anti-Theory in Action? Planning for Pandemics, Triage and ICU Or: How not to bite the bullet. Medicine, Healthcare and Philosophy. 2011. 14(1): 91-100. Awarded the Young Scholar Essay Prize (2010) from the European Society for Philosophy of Medicine and Healthcare.   Penultimate Draft [.pdf]

Literature, History and the Humanisation of Bioethics. Bioethics. 2011 25(1):112-118. This essay was selected for inclusion in the 25th anniversary issue of Bioethics. Penultimate Draft [.pdf]

Research Ethics Committees: The Business of Medicine and Society. Research Ethics Review. 2009 (5)4:154-156. [.pdf].

On the Ethics Committee: The Expert Member, the Lay Member and the Absentee Ethicist. Research Ethics Review. 2009 (5)1. 9-13. [.pdf]. Dr Parker wrote a response to here, my reply is above.