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Research Profile

Dr Nick Jewson 


Publications

Books

Felstead A, Fuller A, JEWSON N & Unwin L (2009), Improving Work for Learning, London Routledge.

Hughes J, JEWSON N & Unwin L (eds) (2008) Communities of Practice: Critical Perspectives, London: Palgrave Macmillan.

Felstead A, JEWSON N & Walters S (2005) Changing Places of Work, London: Palgrave Macmillan.

Felstead A & JEWSON N (2000) In Work, At Home: Towards an Understanding of Homeworking, London: Routledge.

Felstead A & JEWSON N (eds) (1999) Global Trends in Flexible Labour, Basingstoke & London: Macmillan.

JEWSON N & MacGregor S (eds) (1997) Transforming Cities: Contested Goverance and New Spatial Divisions, London: Routledge.

 

Articles in Refereed Journals

Bishop, D, Felstead, A, Fuller, A, JEWSON, N, Unwin, L and Kakavelakis, K (2009) ‘Constructing learning: adversarial and collaborative working in the British construction industry', Journal of Education and Work, 22(4).

Fuller, A, Kakavelakis, K, Felstead, A, JEWSON, N and Unwin, L (2009) ‘Learning, knowing and controlling the stock: the nature of employee discretion in a supermarket chain’, Journal of Education and Work, 22(2):105-120.

Felstead A, Fuller A, JEWSON, N, Unwin, L, Bishop D & Kakavelakis, K, (2007), ‘Mind the gap: personal and collective identities at work’, Studies in the Education of Adults, 41(1), 6-20

Kakavelakis, K, Felstead, A, Fuller, A, Jewson, N and Unwin, L (2008) ‘Making a sales advisor: the limits of “instrumental empathy”’,Journal of Vocational Education and Training, 60(3): 209-221.

Unwin L, Felstead A, Fuller, A, Bishop, D, Lee T, JEWSON N & Butler D, (2007), ‘Looking inside the Russian doll: the interconnections between context, learning and pedagogy in the workplace’, Pedagogy, Culture and Society, 15 (3): 333-348

Felstead A, Fuller A, JEWSON, N, Kakavelakis, K & Unwin, L (2007), ‘Grooving to the same tunes?  Learning, training and productive systems in the aerobics studio’, Work, Employment and Society, 21(2), 189-208

Fuller, A, Unwin, L, Felstead, A, JEWSON N & Kakavelakis K (2007) ' Creating and using knowledge: an analysis of the differentiated nature of the workplace learning enviroments', British Educational Research Journal, 33 (5): 743-759.

Unwin L, Felstead A, Fuller A, Bishop D, Lee T, JEWSON N & Butler P (2006), ‘Looking inside the Russian doll: the interconnections between context, learning and pedagogy in the workplace’, Pedagogy, Culture and Society, 15 (3): 333-348

Felstead A., JEWSON N., & Walters S (2005), ‘The shifting locations of work: new statistical evidence on the spaces and places of employment’, Work, Employment & Society, 19 (2): 415-431

Felstead A, JEWSON N, Walters S (2003) ‘Managerial control of employees working at home’, British Journal of Industrial Relations, 41 (2): 241-264

Felstead A, JEWSON N, Phizacklea A, & Walters S (2002) ‘Opportunities to work at home in the context of work-life balance’ Human Resource Management Journal, 12 (1): 54-76

Felstead A, JEWSON N, Phizacklea A, & Walters S (2002) ‘The option to work at home: another privilege for the favoured few?' New Technology, Work & Employment, 17 (3): 188-207

Felstead A, JEWSON N, Phizacklea A, & Walters S (2001) ‘Working at home: statistical evidence for seven key hypotheses’ Work, Employment & Society 15 (2): 215-231

Felstead A & JEWSON N (1997) ‘Researching a problematic concept: homeworkers in Britain, Work, Employment & Society, 11 (2): 327-346

Felstead A & JEWSON N (1995) 'Working at Home: Estimates from the 1991 Census', Employment Gazette, pp95-99

JEWSON N & Mason D (1994) ''Race', employment and equal opportunities: towards a political economy and an agenda for the 1990s', Sociological Review, November: 591-617.

JEWSON N & Andrews A (1993) 'Ethnicity and infant deaths: the implications of recent statistical evidence for materialist explanations', Sociology of Health and Illness, 15 (2): 137-56

JEWSON N, Mason D, Bourke H, Bracebridge C, Brosnan F & Milton K (1993), 'Changes in Ethnic Minority Membership of Health Authorities, 1989-92' British Medical Journal, Vol. 307, 4th September: 604-5.

JEWSON N & Mason D (1992) ‘'Race', equal opportunities and employment practice: reflections on the 1980s, prospects for the 1990s', New Community, 19 (1):  99-112

JEWSON N & Mason D (1992) 'Making ethnicity count: some strategic issues in ethnic monitoring', Employment Gazette, October: 507-512

JEWSON N, Mason D, Bown R, Mulvaney K & Parmar S (1991) 'Universities and ethnic minorities: the public face', New Community, 17 (2): 183-199

JEWSON N (1991) 'The development of cities in capitalist societies', Sociology Review, 1 (2): 6-9

JEWSON N (1990) 'Urban riots: economic deprivation, ethnicity and citizenship,' Social Studies Review, 5 (5): 170-175.

JEWSON N (1989) 'No place like home: sociological perspectives on housing', Social Studies Review, 4 (4): 128-131.

JEWSON N & Mason D (1986) 'Modes of discrimination in the recruitment process: formalisation, fairness and efficiency', Sociology, 20 (1): 43-63

JEWSON N & Mason D (1986) 'The theory and practice of equal opportunities policies: liberal and radical approaches', Sociological Review, 34 (2): 307-334

JEWSON N & Mason D (1986) 'Equal opportunities at the workplace: a rejoinder to Shaw', New Community, XIII (1): 141-143

JEWSON N, Holloway S & Mason D (1986) '"Reprofessionalisation" or "occupational imperialism"?  Some preliminary reflections on pharmacy in Britain', Social Science and Medicine, 23 (3): 323-332

JEWSON N & Mason D (1984-5) 'Equal opportunities policies at the workplace and the concept of monitoring', New Community, XII (1): 124-136

JEWSON N (1976) 'The disappearance of the sickman from medical cosmology', Sociology, 10 (2): 225-244.

JEWSON N (1974) 'Medical knowledge and the patronage system in 18th Century England', Sociology, 8 (3): 369-385.

 

Chapters in Books

Felstead, A, JEWSON, N, Fuller, A, Kakavelakis, K and Unwin, L (2009) ‘Establishing rapport: using quantitative and qualitative methods in tandem’, in Townsend, K and Burgess, J (eds) Method in the Madness: Research Stories You Won’t Find in a Textbook, Oxford: Chandos Publishing.

Unwin, L, Felstead, A, Fuller, A, JEWSON, N, and Kakavelakis, K (2009) ‘The workplace as a mediator of learning’, in Edwards, R, Giesta, B and Thorpe, M (eds) Rethinking Contexts for Learning and Teaching, London: RoutledgeFalmer.

Felstead, A, Bishop, D, Fuller, A, JEWSON, N, Unwin, L, Kakavelakis, K (2009) ‘Working as belonging: the management of personal and collective identities’, in Ecclestone, K, Biesta, G and Hughes, M (eds) Lost in Transition?  Change and Becoming Through Education and the Lifecourse, London: RoutledgeFalmer.

Unwin, L, Felstead, A, Fuller, A, JEWSON, N, and Kakavelakis, K (2008) ‘Worlds within worlds: the relationship between context and pedagogy in the workplace’, in Nijhof WJ & Nieuwenhuis (eds) The Learning Potential of the Workplace, Rotterdam: Sense Publishers

JEWSON N. (2007), ‘Cultivating Network Analysis: Rethinking ‘Community’ within Communities of Practice’, in Hughes J, JEWSON N., & Unwin L (eds) Communities of Practice: Critical Perspectives, London: Routledge

JEWSON N. (2007), ‘Putting Virtual Communities of Practice in their Place: Changes in the Spatial Location of Work’, in Hughes J, JEWSON N., & Unwin L. (eds) Communities of Practice: Critical Perspectives, London: Routledge

Hughes J, JEWSON N. and Unwin L. (2007), ‘Communities of Practice — A Contested Concept in Flux?’, in Hughes J, JEWSON N., & Unwin L (eds) Communities of Practice: Critical Perspectives, London: Routledge

Felstead A & JEWSON N (1999) ‘Non-standard employment and flexible labour: an agenda of issues’ in Felstead A & JEWSON N (eds) Global Trends in Flexible Labour London: Macmillan, 1999.

JEWSON N & MacGregor S (1997) ‘Social exclusion and the reinvention of partnership’ JEWSON N & MacGregor S (eds) Transforming Cities: Contested Goverance and New Spatial Divisions, London: Routledge

JEWSON N (1997) 'Inequalities and Differences in Health', in Taylor, S and Field, D. (eds), Sociology of Health and Health Care, Oxford: Blackwell Science, 2nd edition, pp66-89.

JEWSON N (1997) 'Family Relationships, Health Status and Health Care', in Taylor, S and Field, D. (eds), Sociology of Health and Health Care, Oxford: Blackwell Science, 2nd edition, pp195-213.

JEWSON N (1994) 'Housing and the family', in Allan P, Benyon J & McCormick B (eds) Focus on Britain 1994, Deddington: Philip Allan Publishers, pp201-209

JEWSON N (1993) 'The disappearance of the sickman from medical cosmology', in Beattie A, Goot M, Jones L & Sidell M (eds), Health & Well-being, Macmillan/Open University, London, pp44-54.

JEWSON N (1993) 'The development of cities in capitalist societies', in Lawson T, Scott J, Westergaard H & Williams J (eds), Sociology Reviewed, Collins Educational, London, pp98-105.

JEWSON N (1993) 'Differences in Health', in Taylor, S and Field, D. (eds), Sociological Perspectives on Health and Health Care, Oxford: Blackwell Scientific Publications, First edition, pp57-76.

JEWSON N (1993) 'Family, Community and Health', in Taylor, S and Field, D. (eds), Sociological Perspectives on Health and Health Care, Oxford: Blackwell Scientific Publications, First edition, pp173-188.

JEWSON N & Mason D (1992) 'The theory and practice of equal opportunities policies; liberal and radical approaches'; reprinted in Braham P et al (eds), Racism and Anti-Racism: Inequalities, Opportunities and Policies, Open University/Sage, London, pp218-233.

JEWSON N & Mason D (1991) 'Economic change and employment practice: consequences for ethnic minorities', in Cross M & Payne G Work and the Enterprise Culture, London: The Falmer Press, pp 173-187.

JEWSON N & Mason D (1989) & (1997), 'Monitoring and equal opportunities policies: principles and practice', in R. Jenkins and J. Solomos (eds), Racism and Equal Opportunities in the 1980s, Cambridge University Press, 1st & 2nd editions

JEWSON N (1986) 'Health', in G.E. Hurd et al (eds), Human Societies, 2nd edition, Routledge & Kegan Paul,  pp235-254.

JEWSON N (1986) 'Urbanisation', in G.E. Hurd et al (eds), Human Societies, 2nd edition, Routledge & Kegan Paul, pp50-64.

 

Research Monographs

Waters J, JEWSON N, Quinn M and Sharma N (2007), Adults with Prader-Willi Syndrome and their Parents/Carers: Report of a Survey of Members of PWSA (UK), Prader-Willi Syndrome Association (UK) 316pp

JEWSON N, Jeffers S & Kalra V (2003) and (2001) ‘In our blood’: Respite Services, Family Care & Asian Communities in Leicester – Full Report, Leicester: Ethnicity Research Centre, University of Leicester.: First Edition and Second Edition, 234pp

Felstead A, JEWSON N, Phizacklea A & Walters S (2001) Blurring the Home/Work Boundaries: Profiling Employers Who Allow Working at Home, A Statistical portrait of Working at Home: Evidence from the UK Labour Force Survey, Economic & Social Research Council Research Programme on the Future of Work, Working Paper No 15, ESRC, 46pp,

Felstead A, JEWSON N, Phizacklea A & Walters S (2000) A Statistical portrait of Working at Home: Evidence from the UK Labour Force Survey, Economic & Social Research Council Research Programme on the Future of Work, Working Paper No 4, ESRC, 55pp

JEWSON N, Jeffers S & Kalra V (2000) Older People from Asian Communities in Leicestershire: A Research Report to Leicestershire Social Services, Leicestershire Social Services & Ethnicity Research Centre, University of Leicester, 44p

Felstead A & JEWSON N (1996), Homeworkers in Britain, HMSO, Department of Trade & Industry/Department for Education & Employment Research Series, 99pp.

JEWSON N, Mason D, Drewett A & Rossiter W (1995) Formal Equal Opportunities Policies & Employment Best Practice, Department for Education & Employment Research Series, No 69, 85pp.

Felstead A & JEWSON N (1995) Homeworkers in Britain, Report to the Employment Department, from the Centre for Labour Market Studies, University of Leicester, 150pp.

Felstead A & JEWSON N (1994)Homeworkers in Britain: An Analysis of Large Data Sets, Report to the Employment Department, from the Centre for Labour Market Studies, University of Leicester, 188pp.

JEWSON N, Mason D, Drewett A & Rossiter W (1994) Formal Equal Opportunities Policies & Employment Best Practice, Report to the Employment Department, from the Ethnicity Research Centre, University of Leicester, 157pp.

JEWSON N, Mason D, Lambkin C & Taylor F (1992), Ethnic Monitoring Policy and Practice: A Study of Employers' Experiences, Employment Department Research Paper Series No. 89, Employment Department, London, 150pp.

JEWSON N, Mason D, Lambkin C & Taylor F (1991) Ethnic Monitoring: Policy, Practice and Benefits: A Report to the Employment Department, A Report to the Employment Department by the Ethnic Minority Employment Research Centre, University of Leicester, 284pp.

JEWSON N, Mason D, Waters S & Harvey J (1990) Ethnic Minorities and Employment Practice: A Study of Six Organisations, Department of Employment Research Paper No. 76, Department of Employment, London, 199pp.

Ashton D, JEWSON N, Maguire M, Mason D, Heinz W, Matthijssen M, de Goode M, Jehoel-Gijsbers G & Kops Y (1989) Young Adults in the European Labour Market, A Report to the European Commission, 127pp.

JEWSON N, Mason D, Waters S & Harvey J (1988) Ethnic Minority Employment in Six Organisations, A Report to the Department of Employment by the Ethnic Minority Employment Research Group, University of Leicester, 328pp.

 

Selected Other Output

Kakavelakis K, Felstead A, Fuller A, JEWSON N and Unwin L (2007), “I am quite a genuine person”: sales training and the limits of moulding instrumentality, Learning as Work Research Paper, No 11, Cardiff University

JEWSON N, Felstead A, Fuller A, Kakavelakis K and Unwin L (2007), Transforming knowledge and skills: reconfiguring the productive system of a local authority, Learning as Work Research Paper, No 10, Cardiff University

Felstead A, Bishop D, Fuller A, JEWSON N, Unwin L and Kakavelakis K (2007), Performing Identities at Work: Evidence from Contrasting Sectors, Learning as Work Research Paper, No 9, Cardiff University.

Lee T, JEWSON N, Bishop D, Felstead A, Fuller A, Kakavelakis K and Unwin L (2007), “There’s a lot more to it than just cutting hair, you know”: managerial controls, work practices and identity narratives among hair stylists, Learning as Work Research Paper, No 8, Cardiff University.

Fuller A, Unwin L, Bishop D, Felstead A, JEWSON N, Kakavelakis K and Lee T, (2006), Continuity and change: the role of learning and knowing in different productive systems, Learning as Work Research Paper, No 7, Cardiff University.

Felstead A, Bishop D, Fuller A, JEWSON N, Lee T, JEWSON N and Unwin L (2006), Moving to the music: learning processes, training and productive systems – the case of exercise to music instruction, Learning as Work Research Paper, No 6, Cardiff University.

Bishop D, Felstead A, Fuller A, JEWSON N, Lee T and Unwin L (2006), Connecting culture and learning in organizations: a review of current themes, Learning as Work Research Paper, No 5, Cardiff University.

Felstead A, JEWSON N, & Walters S (2003) The ‘new office’: the St Lukes’s experience – DVD/Video, Centre for Labour Market studies, University of Leicester.

Felstead A, JEWSON N, & Walters S (2003) The ‘new office’: the St Lukes’s experience – Exhibition Brochure, Centre for Labour Market studies, University of Leicester.

Felstead A, JEWSON N, & Walters S (2003) The ‘new office’: the St Lukes’s experience of innovative ways of working – Photo-text, Centre for Labour Market studies, University of Leicester.

Felstead A & JEWSON N (1996) Researching a problematic concept: Homeworking in Britain, (with Alan Felstead), Discussion Papers in Sociology, Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Leicester, 28pp.

JEWSON N & Huam Chak Khoon (1995),  'Changing hearts and minds: training programmes for 'mid-career' workers in Singapore', Working Papers, Centre for Labour Market Studies, University of Leicester, No 7, pp35

JEWSON N & Devlin BG (1995),  'The Development of Public Vocational Education and Training in the State of Qatar', Working Papers, Centre for Labour Market Studies, University of Leicester, No 8, pp30.

JEWSON N & Mason D (1994), 'Ethnic monitoring policy and practice: a study of employers' experiences', Employment Department Research Brief, No 6, 4pp.

JEWSON N & Mason D (1993) Equal Employment Opportunities in the 1990s: A policy principle come of age?, Discussion Papers in Sociology, Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Leicester, 48pp.

JEWSON N , Mason D, Broadbent J, Jenkins S & Thandi H (1993) Polytechnics and Ethnic Minorities: the Public Face, Discussion Papers in Sociology, Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Leicester.

JEWSON N, Mason D, Bourke H, Bracebridge C, Brosnan F & Milton K (1993), Health Authority Membership and the Representation of Community Interests: The Case of Ethnicity, Discussion Papers in Sociology, Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Leicester, 20pp.

JEWSON N & Mason D (1992) 'A concept come of Age?  Equal opportunities in the 1990s', in Employment and Unemployment in its Context, Employment Services, Sheffield.