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Charlotte Bates

Dr Charlotte Bates

Senior Lecturer

School of Social Sciences

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Available for postgraduate supervision

Overview

Both in the water and on dry land, my work explores the entanglements and connections between the body, everyday life and place, with a particular focus on belonging, wellbeing and our relationships with the natural world.

Publication

2023

2022

2021

2020

2019

2018

2017

2016

2015

2013

Articles

Audio

Book sections

  • Bates, C. and Moles, K. 2023. Submerging bodies in cold waters. In: Bates, C. and Moles, K. eds. Living with water. Everyday encounters and liquid connections. Manchester University Press
  • Moles, K. and Bates, C. 2023. Living with water. In: Bates, C. and Moles, K. eds. Living with water. Everyday encounters and liquid connections. Manchester University Press
  • Bates, C. 2020. Video diaries. In: Vannini, P. ed. The Routledge International Handbook of Ethnographic Film and Video. London and New York: Routledge, pp. 135-154.
  • Bates, C. 2017. Desire lines: walking in Woolwich. In: Bates, C. and Rhys-Taylor, A. eds. Walking Through Social Research. London: Routledge
  • Bates, C. and Rhys-Taylor, A. 2017. Finding our feet. In: Bates, C. and Rhys-Taylor, A. eds. Walking Through Social Research. Routledge
  • Bates, C., Imrie, R. and Kullman, K. 2016. Configuring the caring city: ownership, healing, openness. In: Bates, C., Imrie, R. and Kullman, K. eds. Care and Design: Bodies, Buildings, Cities. Chichester: Wiley, pp. 95-114.
  • Bates, C. and Kullman, K. 2016. Caring urban futures. In: Bates, C., Imrie, R. and Kullman, K. eds. Care and Design: Bodies, Buildings, Cities. Chichester: Wiley, pp. 236-240.
  • Bates, C. 2015. Intimate encounters: making video diaries about embodied everyday life. In: Bates, C. ed. Video Methods: Social Science Research in Motion. Routledge Advances in Research Methods Abingdon and New York: Routledge, pp. 10-26.
  • Bates, C. 2015. Introduction: Putting things in motion. In: Bates, C. ed. Video Methods: Social Science Research in Motion. Routledge Advances in Research Methods Abingdon: Routledge, pp. 1-9.

Books

Videos

Websites

Teaching

In 2022-23 I am teaching Ethnography and Everyday Life (Year 2), Sociology on the Move (Year 3), and Multisensory Methods (Masters).

Biography

Before coming to Cardiff in 2017, I was a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the University of Oxford, and then a Postdoctoral Research Associate at Goldsmiths, where I also studied for my PhD in Visual Sociology.