Knowledge exchange

Selected relevant publications from members of Sussex Centre for Research on Kindness

Banerjee, R., McLaughlin, C., Cotney, J., Roberts, L., & Peereboom, C. (2016). Promoting emotional health, well-being, and resilience in primary schools. Cardiff, UK: Public Policy Institute of Wales. 

Boddy, J., Phoenix, A., Walker, C., Vennam, U.Austerberry, H., & Latha, M. (2016). Telling 'moral tales'? Family narratives of responsible privilege and environmental concern in India and the UK. Families, Relationships and Societies, 5(3), 357-374. 

Caputi, M., Lecce, S., Pagnin, A., & Banerjee, R. (2012).  Longitudinal effects of theory of mind on later peer relations:  The role of prosocial behaviour.  Developmental Psychology, 48, 257-270.

Cotney, J. L., & Banerjee, R. (2019) Adolescents’ conceptualisations of kindness and its links with well-being: A focus group study. Journal of Social and Personal Relationships, 36(2), 599-617. 

Cutler, J., & Campbell-Meiklejohn, D. (2019). A comparative fMRI meta-analysis of altruistic and strategic decisions to give. NeuroImage, 184, 227-241. 

Farsides, T., Sparks, P. & Jessop, D. (2018).Self-reported reasons for moral decisions.Thinking and Reasoning, 24(1), 1-20. 

Fechter, A-M. (2012).‘Living well’ while ‘doing good’? (Missing) debates on altruism and professionalism in aid work. Third World Quarterly, 33(8)1475-1491. 

Fechter, A-M. (2014).The ‘good’ child: anthropological perspectives on morality and childhood.Journal of Moral Education, 43(2)143-155. 

Fechter, A-M. (2016).Aid work as moral labour.Critique of Anthropology, 36(3), 228-243. 

Fechter, A-M. (2017). An excess of goodness? Volunteering among Aid professionals in Cambodia.South East Asia Research, 25 (3), 268-283. 

Fechter, Anne-Meike and Schwittay, Anke (2019) [Introduction] Citizen Aid: grassroots interventions in development and humanitarianism. Third World Quarterly.

Fechter, Anne-Meike (2019) Development and the search for connection. Third World Quarterly. ISSN 0143-6597

Fechter, Anne-Meike (2019) Brokering transnational flows of care: the case of citizen aid. Ethnos. ISSN 0014-1844

Gu, Jenny, Cavanagh, Kate, Strauss, Clara and Baer, Ruth (2017) An empirical examination of the factor structure of compassion.PLoS ONE, 12(2), e0172471. 

Lefevre, M. (2018). Communicating and Engaging with Children and Young People: Making a Difference. Bristol: The Policy Press, 2nd Edition. 

Lefevre, M., Hickle, K., Luckock, B. & Ruch, G. (2017). Building trust with children and young people at risk of Child Sexual Exploitation: the professional challenge. British Journal of Social Work47(8), 2456-2473. 

Stell, AJ., & Farsides, T. (2015).Brief loving-kindness meditation reduces racial bias, mediated by positive other-regarding emotions.Motivation and Emotion, 40(1), 140-147. 

Strauss, C., Lever B.T., Gu, J., Kuyken, W., Baer, R., Jones, F., & Cavanagh, K. (2016) What is compassion and how can we measure it? A review of definitions and measures.Clinical Psychology Review, 47, 15-27.