Publications and conference presentations


The Publications and Conference Presentations are presented in alphabetical order and sorted by type and language.

Articles in peer-reviewed journals (in English) 

Ahlberg, B.M., Hamed, S., Thapar-Björkert, S., Bradby, H‘Invisibility of Racism in the Global Neoliberal Era: Implications for Researching Racism in Healthcare’Frontiers in Sociology. 4(61) doi: 10.3389/fsoc.2019.00061 (Health & social care, Critical studies)

Björktomta, S-B. (2019). Honor-based Violence in Sweden:Norms of Honor and chastity Journal of family Violence, ISSN 0885-7482, E-ISSN 1573-2851, Vol. 34, nr 5, s. 449-460 (Health & social care)

Bradby, H., Phillimore, J.,  Padilla B. & Brand T. (2019). ‘Making Gendered Healthcare Work Visible: Over-Looked Labour in Four Diverse European Settings’Social Inclusion 7 (2) 33-43 (Health & social care)

Bradby, H., Björkert, S.T., Hamed, S. & Ahlberg, B.M. (2019). ‘Undoing the unspeakable: researching racism in Swedish healthcare using a participatory process’BMC Health Research Policy and Systems 17 (43) (Health & social care, Critical studies)

Eriksson, L. (2019). ‘Intersections between Biopolitics and Religion: Cases of Politicisation of Religion in Finland and Norway’. Nordic Journal of Religion and Society 32 (1), 40-54. (Health & social care, Critical studies)

Iversen, C. (2019). ‘Beyond accessing information: Claiming to understand in social welfare interviews’. British Journal of Social Psychology, 58 (3), 550–568. (Health & social care)

Marcusson, J., Nord, M. Johansson, M. M., Alwin, J., Levin, L. Å., Dannapfel, P., Olaison, A & Cedersund, E. (2019). Proactive healthcare for frail elderly persons: study protocol for a prospective controlled primary care intervention in Sweden. BMJ open9(5), e027847. (Health & social care)

Nilsson, E & Olaison, A (2019). What is yet to come?: Couples living with dementia orienting themselves towards an uncertain future. Qualitative Social Work, 18(3): 475-492 (Health & social care)

Phillimore, J., Brand, T., Bradby, H. & Padilla, B. ‘Healthcare bricolage in Europe’s superdiverse neighbourhoods: a mixed methods study’BMC Public Health. 19, 1325. (Health & social care)

Phillimore, J., Bradby, H.& Brand, T. (2019). ‘Superdiversity, population health and health care: opportunities and challenges in a changing world’    Public Health, Special issue on Migration, Ethnicity, Race and Health 172, 93–98. (Health & social care, Inequality)

Torres, S. & Glicksman, A. (2019). Introduction: Expanding the gerontological imagination through the study of migrants.  Journal of Aging Studies, 50 (September 2019); (Critical studies)

Torres, S. & Serrat, R. (2019). Older migrants’ civic participation: a topic in need of attention. Journal of Aging Studies, 50 (September 2019);  (Inequality, Critical studies)

Torres, S. (2019). Social exclusion in old age: domain-specific contributions to the debate. Int’l. Journal of Aging and Later Life, 12(2): 7-24; (Inequality, Critical studies)

Waldschmidt, A. and Sépulchre, M. 2019. “Citizenship: Reflections on a Relevant but Ambivalent Concept for Persons with Disabilities” Disability & Society, 34(3): 421-448, (Inequality, Critical studies)

Willander, EBradby, H.; Torres, S. & Jonsson, P. (2019). Conditions for religious pluralism in Swedish hospital chaplaincy: A research note. Journal of Health Care Chaplaincy, 25(3): 99-109;

Articles in peer-reviewed journals (in Swedish)

Ågård, PTorres, S. & Milberg, A. (2019). Vårdpersonalens föreställningar om döende patienter med invandrarbakgrund. Socialmedicinsk tidskrift, 96(6): 840-850. Health & social care

Guest edited special issues for peer-reviewed journals

Bradby, H., Pulignano, V., Woodward, K., Jasso, G., Outhwaite, W, Wossick, K. & Cheung, S.Y. (2019). Inequalities, Frontiers in Sociology  (Inequality)

Torres, S. & Glicksman, A. (2019). Special Section on the intersection of population aging and international migration. Journal of Aging Studies, 50 (September 2019) (Critical studies)

Torres, S. (Ed.) (2019). Special Issue on old-age exclusion: theoretical, conceptual and critical policy contributions. Int’l. Journal of Aging and Later Life, 12(2): 1-157.  (Inequality, Critical studies)

Book chapters in peer-reviewed books (in English)

Bradby, H. (2019). ‘Refugee and migrant health: A perspective from Sweden.’ Chapter 17, pp 185-193 in Refugee Migration and Health Challenges for Germany and Europe (eds) Alexander Krämer and Florian Fischer. Springer International. (Health & social care, Inequality)

Bradby, H. (2019).  ‘International medical migration. Global movements of doctors and nurses’ pp 737-750 in The Sociology of Health and Illness. Critical Perspectives 10th edition (eds) Peter Conrad and Valerie Leiter. Thousand Oaks: Sage. ISBN: 9781544326245 (Health & social care, Inequality)

Olaison, A; Torres, S. & Forssell, E. (2019). Professional discretion and length of work experience: what findings from focus groups with care managers in elder care suggest. In Taylor, B., & Whittaker, A. (Eds.) Professional Judgement and Decision Making in Social Work: Current Issues. London: Routledge REPRINT OF JOURNAL ARTICLE WITH THE SAME NAME PUBLISHED IN 2018 BY THE JOURNAL OF SOCIAL WORK PRACTICE (Health & social care)

Torres, S. (2019). Ethnicity, race and care: what can the social justice framework offer? In Westwood, S. (Ed.). Ageing, Diversity and Inequality: Social Justice Perspectives. Routledge. (Inequality, Critical Studies)

PhD theses

Sépulchre, M. 2019. This is not citizenship. Analysing the claims of disability activists in SwedenUppsala: Uppsala University (PhD thesis) (Inequality, Critical Studies)

Organization of symposiums at conferences (international):

Torres, S. (2019). Co-chair – together with Alistair Hunter – two symposiums entitled Racialization, Racism and Later Life: The Production of Inequalities I & II at the 16th IMISCOE Conference, June 26-28, 2019 in Malmö, Sweden.

Torres, S. (2019). Co-chair – together with Otto Gerdina – a symposium entitled Media Representations of Aging & Old Age: The Lens that Social Exclusion and Ageism Offer at the European Region Congress of the International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics (IAGG-ER), May 23-25, 2019 in Gothenburg, Sweden.

Torres, S. (2019). Co-chair – together with Anna Olaison – for Symposium entitled Decision Making in Gerontological Social Work at the 9th European Conference of Social Work Research, April 10-12, 2019 in Leuven, Belgium.

Invited conference presentations (international):

Sépulchre, M. (2019) Ensuring citizenship for disabled people: A matter of rights or a matter of costs? (keynote at the 8th Annual conference of Alter – European Society for Disability Research, September 5-6 in Cologne, Germany)

Torres, S. (2019). Successful and healthy aging in the context of migration. (Lecture given at the Workshop on Ethics and Concepts of Aging Well, November 29-30 in Tubingen, Germany).

Torres, S. (2019). Ethnicity, race and old age: why we need the Latin American perspective. (Keynote lecture given at the 7th Congreso Internacional de Gerontologia, July 18-19 in San Jose, Costa Rica).

Torres, S. (2019). Old age social exclusion: research, policy and practice. (Keynote lecture given at the 7th Congreso Internacional de Gerontologia, July 18-19 in San Jose, Costa Rica).

Invited conference presentations (national):

Bradby, H. (2019). ‘Healthcare chaplaincy: mediating cultures and meaning-making’ at Minisymposium om institutionssjälavård – möte mellan praktiker och forskare, Kyrkans Hus, Uppsala, 26th November.

Bradby, H., Ahlberg, B., Hamed, S. & Hatch, S. (2019). ‘Racism in healthcare’ at Mänsliga rättighetsdagarna: Rätten till hälsa, Linköping, 14-16 November

Bradby, H. (2019). ‘Pioneering and conservative traditions of religion and culture in healthcare settings’ Religion-Values-Society Doctoral school, Religious Literacy? Critical assessment and Applications. Theology Department, Uppsala University, 4 April.

Bradby, H. (2019). ‘Universal healthcare access in an era of migration and new forms of population diversity’  Stockholm Public Health lecture series, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institute and Center for Epidemiology and Community Medicine, Stockholm County Council, 13 Feb.

Iversen, C. (2019). ‘Att balansera stöd och utforskande: Bemötande av män som ringer till en självmordshjälplinje’, Forskardag suicid, suicidprevention och maskulinitet, University of Karlstad and the Region of Värmland, 14 November .

Iversen, C. (2019). Att etablera gemensam förståelse: Bemötande på en hjälplinje med fokus på självmord, Forskningsseminarium psykiatri, Psykiatrins hus 27 September .

Iversen C. (2019). Att utforska ett annat perspektiv: Bemötande av stödsökande som uttrycker hopplöshet. Presentation på Mind Malmö, 10 December.

Sépulchre, M. (2019). Att säkerställa medborgarskap för personer med funktionsnedsättning: en fråga om rättigheter eller kostnader? [Ensuring citizenship for persons with disabilities: a question of rights or costs?] (lecture delivered at PSFunk-day, a conference organised in collaboration with the Swedish Television (SVT), the Swedish Radio (SR), the Swedish Educational Broadcasting Company (UR) and the Swedish Disability Rights Federation (Funktionsrätt), November 7, Stockholm, Sweden)

Sépulchre, M. (2019). Detta är inte medborgarskap. En analys av funktionshinderaktivisternas krav i Sverige [This is not citizenship. Analysing the claims of disability activists in Sweden] (presentation delivered at a seminar organised by the association Förbundet FÖR delaktighet och jämlikhet [the association for participation and equality] and Arbetarnas Bildningsförbund (ABF) [worker’s educational association], October 25, Stockholm, Sweden)

Sépulchre, M. (2019). Kan nya idéer komma från en gammal folkrörelse? [Can new ideas come from an old civil movement?] (presentation delivered at the ‘Frukostseminar’ [Breakfast seminar] organised by the Region of Uppsala, October 16, Uppsala, Sweden)

Sépulchre, M. (2019). Can ’disability’ be considered as a social division like gender, ethnicity and class? (lecture delivered at the Thursday seminars organised by the Centre for Gender Research at Uppsala University, October 3, Uppsala, Sweden)

Sépulchre, M. (2019). Vad vill funktionshinderaktivister egentligen? En studie av påståenden från funktionshinderaktivister i Sverige (lecture delivered as part of the CFF public lectures at the University Hall, organised by the Centre for Disability research [Centrum for forskning om funktionshinder], Uppsala University, September 17, Uppsala)

Torres, S. (2019). Ethnicity, race and migrancy: why is interdisciplinarity needed to expand the gerontological imagination. (Keynote lecture at the Annual Conference organized by Swedish National Graduate School for Competitive Science in Aging and Health, October 22-23 in Lund, Sweden).

Submitted conference presentations (international):

Björktomta, S-B., (2019). A need to go beyond the concept of honor-related violence. (paper presented at the 3rd European Conference on Domestic Violence, (ECDV) Oslo, 1-4 September)

Bradby, H., Ozcurumez, S. & Akyuz, S.  (2019). ‘Services for refugees subject to sexual and gender-based violence (SGBV) in Turkey and Sweden’ poster at European Public Health Conference, Marseille, 20-23 November

Bradby, H. and MigHealthcare consortium (2019). ‘Policy makers’, NGO and healthcare workers’ accounts of migrants’ and refugees’ healthcare access across Europe – human rights and citizenship based claims’ at Unpacking the challenges and possibilities for migration governance - Respond conference, Newnham College, Cambridge University, 17-19 October.

Bradby, H., Ozcurumez, S. & Akyuz, S.  (2019). ‘Blurred Boundaries of Gendered Nature of Domestic Violence:  Local-National-International Intervention Strategies in Forced Migration’ 3rd European Conference on Domestic Violence, Oslo Metropolitan University, Oslo, 1 – 4 September.

Bradby, H. (2019). ‘Conceptualising Sexual and Gender-based Violence Against Refugees: policy makers, non-government and international organisations and service providers in Turkey and Sweden’ 14th European Sociological Association, Manchester Metropolitan University, Manchester, 20 – 23 August.

Eriksson, L. (2019). ‘Bioethical Evaluation of Changing Kinship Norms: a Comparison of Surrogacy and Uterus Transplantation’ the 35th ISSR conference The Politics of Religion and Spirituality, Barcelona, Spain, 9–12 July  

Hamed, S., Ahlberg, B., Bradby, H. & Thapar-Björket, S.  (2019). ‘Racism in Swedish healthcare’ poster at European Public Health Conference, Marseille, 20-23 November

Gerdina, O. & Torres, S. (2019). Media representations of old age in Slovenia: What the old-age exclusion lens offers. (Paper presented by O. Gerdina at the 14th Conference of the European Sociological Association, August 20-23 in Manchester, UK.)

Iversen, C. & Evaldsson, A-C. (2019). ‘Limited understanding as a resource in collaborative problem description’. (Paper presented by Iversen at Conversation as a Tool For Professional Practice, April 5th in University of South-Eastern Norway).

Olaison, A; Torres, S. & Forssell, E. (2019). Decision making in social work files: the role that background, gender and age can play in the clientization of older people. (Paper presented by A. Olaison at the 9th European Conference on Social Work Research, April 10-12 in Leuven, Belgium).

Sépulchre, M. (2019) How do disability activists claim inclusion in contemporary Sweden? (Paper presented at the 15th Interdisciplinary conference in disability research of the Nordic Network of Disability Research (NNDR), May 8-10 in Copenhagen, Denmark)

Torres, S. (2019). Ethnicity, race, health and social care: studying inequalities in an injustice-oblivious way. Paper presented at 71st Annual Meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, November 13-17 in Austin, USA.

Torres, S. & Hunter, A. (2019). Racism and racialization as theorizing tools for older migrant research. (Paper presented at the 16th IMISCOE Conference, June 26-28, 2019 in Malmö, Sweden.)

Torres, S. & Lindblom, J. (2019). Media representations on elder care: what the socio-cultural exclusion and caring democracy lens suggest. (Paper presented at the European Region Congress of the International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics (IAGG-ER), May 23-25, 2019 in Gothenburg, Sweden).

Torres, S. & Serrat, R. (2019). Older migrants as a theoretically profuse source of information about civic participation. (Paper presented at the European Region Congress of the International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics (IAGG-ER), May 23-25, 2019 in Gothenburg, Sweden).

Torres, S. (2019). Ethnicity, race and old age: studying inequalities in an injustice-oblivious way. (Paper presented at the 9th European Conference on Social Work Research, April 10-12 in Leuven, Belgium).

Submitted conference presentations (national):

Bradby, H.  (2019). ‘Subjectivity, Experience and Evidence: Death Like Milk on the Doorstep’ at  Existential Medical Humanities, Centre for Studies in Practical Knowledge, Södertörn University, 7th November

Iversen, C. (2019). ‘Att erbjuda ett annat perspektiv: Bemötande på en telefonlinje med fokus på självmord’. 12e Nationella konferensen i suicidprevention. Norrköping. 3 oktober. 

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