Funded Research Projects
We have received major research awards from bodies such as the British Academy, the Leverhulme Trust, the ESRC, the AHRC, the BBC and the Broadcasting Standards Commission as well as collaborating with bodies such as Oxfam and Amnesty International.
Please select an award area to view those projects:
- Journalism Studies
- Mediatized Conflict
- Race, Representation and Cultural Politics
- Risk, Science, Health and Media
Vegetative and minimally conscious states: Creating a web resource for families of severely brain injured patients. Increasing numbers of people are now surviving after severe brain injuries which leave them with chronic disorders of consciousness, i.e. in ‘vegetative’ or ‘minimally conscious’ states. Their families face many challenges including: complex diagnostic and prognostic information, uncertainty about the future, difficult treatment decisions, and profound moral and emotional dilemmas