Faculty of Education, Social Sciences and Law

School of Education

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Professor Pia Christensen's Publications


  • Christensen P, Foreword ([n.pub.], 2011)

  • Christensen P, James A, Introduction: Researching children and childhood cultures of communication ([n.pub.], 2008), 1-9
    DOI: 10.4324/9780203964576

  • Christensen P, James A, Research with children: Perspectives and practices: Second edition ([n.pub.], 2008), 1-295
    DOI: 10.4324/9780203964576

  • Christensen PH, Research with Children: Perspectives and Practices, ed. by Christensen P and James A (RoutledgeFalmer, 2008)

  • Investigacao com Criancas: Perspectivas e Práticas, ed. by Christensen P and James A (Porto: Escola Superior de Educacáo de Paula Frassinetti, 2005)

  • Children in the City: home, neighbourhood and community, ed. by Christensen P and O'Brien M (London: RoutledgeFalmer, 2003)

  • Children in the City: home, neighbourhood and community, ed. by Christensen P and O'Brien M (London: RoutledgeFalmer, 2003)

  • Christensen PH, Research with Children: Perspectives and Practices ([n.pub.], [n.d.])

Journal Articles

  • Cortes-Morales S, Christensen P, ‘Unfolding the pushchair. Children's Mobilities and Everyday Technologies’, Research on Education and Media, 6.2 (2014), 9-18
    Repository URL: http://eprints.whiterose.ac.uk/106773/

  • Christensen PH, Mikkelsen MR, Nielsen TAS, Harder H, ‘Children’s everyday mobilities: Combining ethnography, GPS and mobile phone technologies in research’, Educacao e Sociedade, 35.128 (2014), 699-716

  • Horton J, Christensen P, Kraftl P, Hadfield-Hill S, ‘Walking... just walking': how children and young people's everyday pedestrian practices matter’, Social and Cultural Geography, 15.1 (2014), 94-115
    DOI: 10.1080/14649365.2013.864782, Repository URL: http://eprints.whiterose.ac.uk/106133/

  • Kraftl P, Christensen P, Horton J, Hadfield-Hill S, ‘Living on a building site: Young people's experiences of emerging 'Sustainable Communities' in England’, Geoforum, 50 (2013), 191-199
    DOI: 10.1016/j.geoforum.2013.08.009, Repository URL: http://eprints.whiterose.ac.uk/106136/

  • Lykke K, Christensen P, Reventlow S, ‘GPs' strategies in exploring the preschool child's wellbeing in the paediatric consultation’, BMC Family Practice, 14 (2013)
    DOI: 10.1186/1471-2296-14-177, Repository URL: http://eprints.whiterose.ac.uk/104858/

  • Christensen P, Mikkelsen MR, ‘There is Nothing Here for Us..!' How Girls Create Meaningful Places of Their Own Through Movement’, Children and Society, 27.3 (2013), 197-207
    DOI: 10.1111/j.1099-0860.2011.00413.x, Repository URL: http://eprints.whiterose.ac.uk/106139/

  • Horton J, Hadfield-Hill S, Christensen P, Kraftl P, ‘Children, young people and sustainability: Introduction to special issue’, Local Environment, 18.3 (2013), 249-254
    DOI: 10.1080/13549839.2012.760766

  • Lykke K, Christensen P, Reventlow S, ‘The consultation as an interpretive dialogue about the child's health needs’, Family Practice, 28.4 (2011), 430-436
    DOI: 10.1093/fampra/cmq111

  • Christensen P, Mikkelsen MR, Nielsen TAS, Harder H, ‘Children, mobility, and space: Using gps and mobile phone technologies in ethnographic research’, Journal of Mixed Methods Research, 5.3 (2011), 227-246
    DOI: 10.1177/1558689811406121

  • Mikkelsen MR, Christensen P, ‘Is children's independent mobility really independent? A study of children's mobility combining ethnography and GPS/mobile phone technologies’, Mobilities, 4.1 (2009), 37-58
    DOI: 10.1080/17450100802657954

  • Lykke K, Christensen P, Reventlow S, ‘This is not normal..." - Signs that make the GP question the child's well-being’, Family Practice, 25.3 (2008), 146-153
    DOI: 10.1093/fampra/cmn021

  • Christensen P, Mikkelsen MR, ‘Jumping off and being careful: children's strategies of risk management in everyday life’, Sociol Health Illn, 30.1 (2008), 112-130
    DOI: 10.1111/j.1467-9566.2007.01046.x

  • Jørgensen MH, Curtis T, Christensen PH, Grønbæk MN, ‘Ethnographic research on strategies of harm minimization employed by teenage drinkers’, Ugeskrift for Laeger, 169.41 (2007), 3495-3497

  • Nørgård MH, Brunsø K, Christensen PH, Mikkelsen MR, ‘Children’s influence on and participation in the family decision-making process during food buying’, Young Consumers, 8.3 (2007), 197-218

  • Christensen PH, ‘The Health Promoting Family - a conceptual framework for future research’, Social Science and Medicine, 59.2 (2004), 377-387

  • Christensen PH, ‘Children's Participation in Ethnographic Research: issues of power and representation’, Children and Society: the international journal of childhood and children's services, 18 (2004), 165-176

  • Christensen PH, Prout A, ‘Working with Ethical Symmetry in Social Research with Children’, Childhood: a global journal of child research, 9.4 (2002), 477-497

  • Christensen PH, ‘Why more ‘Quality Time’ is not on the top of Children’s lists’, Children and Society, 16 (2002), 1-16


  • Christensen PH, Cortes-Morales S, ‘Children's Mobilities: Methodologies, Theories, and Scales’, in Movement, Mobilities, and Journeys, ed. by Ni Laoire C, White A and Skelton T, Geographies of Children and Young People (Springer Singapore, 2016), 6, 1-32
    DOI: 10.1007/978-981-4585-93-4_17-2, Repository URL: http://eprints.whiterose.ac.uk/106135/

  • Davies H, Christensen PH, ‘Sharing Spaces: Children and Young People negotiating Intimate Relationships and Privacy in the Family Home’, in Families, Intergenerationality and Peer Group Relations, ed. by Punch S, Vanderbeck R and Skelton T, Geographies of Children and Young People, 1 (Springer Meteor, 2016), 5, 1-23
    DOI: 10.1007/978-981-4585-92-7_28-1, Repository URL: http://eprints.whiterose.ac.uk/106791/

  • Christensen P, James A, ‘Childhood diversity and commonality: Some methodological insights’, in Research with Children: Perspectives and Practices: Second Edition ([n.pub.], 2008), 156-172
    DOI: 10.4324/9780203964576

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