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Recent Book Publications

Beckett and the Cognitive Method : mind, models, and exploratory narratives(2022) by Marco Bernini

Dr Marco Bernini (Associate Professor, English Studies, Durham University)  integrates frameworks from contemporary narrative theory, cognitive sciences, phenomenology, and philosophy of mind to make a case for Beckett’s modelling practice. 

The Cognitive Method from OUP

Plato’s Essentialism: reinterpreting the theory of forms (2021) by Vasilis Politis

Vasilis Politis argues that Plato's Forms are essences, not merely things that have an essence.
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Transformations: the IAS termly newsletter

Catch up with the IAS termly newsletter detailing news from IAS Fellows, Associate Fellows, Projects and much more.

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Noted below is a small selection of publications relating to recent Fellows, IAS supported research projects and IAS  themes. For a full and detailed overview of all publications please go the the IAS's dedicated pages


2021/22 Fellowship and project publications

Brown, C., Groß Ophoff, J., Chadwick, K. and Parkinson, S. (2022)  'Achieving the ‘ideas-informed’ Society: results from a  structural equation model using survey data from England', Emerald Open Research, 4(4).

Brown, C. & Ion, G. (2022) 'Research Informed Educational Practice: how to help educators engage with research for the common good', Revista de Educación, 397-10.

Hodgson, R., Cristea, A., Shi, L. and Graham, J., (2021), ‘Wide-scale Automatic Analysis of 20 years of ITS Research’, International Conference on Intelligent Tutoring Systems (pp. 8-21).

Pereira, F.D., Fonseca, S.C., Oliveira, E.H.T., Cristea, A.I., Bellhäuser, H., Rodrigues, L., Oliveira, D.B.F., Isotani, S., and Carvalho, L.S.G. (2021) 'Explaining Individual and Collective Programming Students’ Behavior by Interpreting a Black-Box Predictive Model', IEEE Access, 9, p.p: 117097-117119. 

Ridgway, Jim., and Ridgway, Rosie. (2022) ‘Civic Statistics in Context: mapping the Global evidence ecosystem’ in J. Ridgway (ed.) Statistics for Empowerment and Social Engagement: teaching civic statistics to develop informed citizens. Springer.

Sutton, J., O'Brien, G. (2022) 'Distributed Traces and the Causal Theory of Constructive Memory' in  Sant' Anna. A., McCarroll. C.J., Michaelian, K (eds.),  Current Controversies in Philosophy of Memory, New York and London: Routledge.

2020/21 Fellowship and project publications

Park, S (2020) ‘Strolling in a Peach Orchard’, The Polyphony.


2019/20 Fellowship and project publications

Bateman, J., Robertson, L., Marsh, L., Cameron, C., Hoek, J. (2020) ‘An Analysis of E-cigarette Marketing in New Zealand Tobacco Retail Outlets Prior to Legislative Change’, Nicotine & Tobacco Research, 22(7), pp. 1221–1224.

Bateman, J., Robertson, L., Thornley, L., Marsh, L., Hoek, J (2020). ‘New Zealand Tobacco Retailers’ Understandings of and Attitudes Towards Selling Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems: a qualitative exploration’, Tobacco Control, 29(e1).

Blank, M.L., Hoek, J (2020) ‘Roll-your-own Smokers’ Reactions to Cessation-efficacy Messaging Integrated into Tobacco Packaging Design: a sequential mixed-methods study’, Tobacco Control, doi:10.1136/ tobaccocontrol-2019-055284.

Blank, M.L., Hoek, J (2020), ‘Roll-your-own Loose Tobacco Packaging Warning Labels: a qualitative study using a novel elicitation method’, Tobacco Control, 29(6), pp. 672-678.

Bryant, Lia, Jamie, Kimberly & Sharples, Gary (2022) 'Reading Clay: the temporal and transformative potential of clay in contemporary scientific practice', Journal of Material Culture.

Bryant, L., and Williams, C. (2020) ‘Place and Space in Social Work’, Qualitative Social Work, 19(3), pp. 321-336.

Bryant, L (2020) 'Farming, Gender, and Mental Health', in Sachs, C et al. (eds.) Routledge Handbook of Gender and Agriculture, Routledge, UK, ch. 33, pp. 421-434.

Centanni, T.M., Halpern, A.R., Seisler, A.R., & Wenger, M.J. (2020) ‘Context-dependent Neural Responses to Minor Notes in Frontal and Temporal Regions Distinguish Musicians from Nonmusicians’, Cognitive, Affective, and Behavioral Neuroscience, 20(3), pp. 551-564.

Forlano, L. (2020) ‘The Danger of Intimate Algorithms’, Public Books.

Glendall, P., Hoek, J (2020) ‘Role of Flavours in Vaping Uptake and Cessation among New Zealand Smokers and Non-smokers: a cross-sectional study’, Tobacco Control, tobaccocontrol-2019-055469.

Greenspon, E. B., Pfordresher, P. Q., & Halpern, A. R (2020) ‘The Role of Long-Term Memory in Mental Transformations of Pitch’, Auditory Perception and Cognition, 3, pp. 76-93.

Gurram, N., Thomson, G., Wilson, N., Hoek, J (2019) ‘Electronic Cigarette Marketing by New Zealand Vendors’, New Zealand Medical Journal, 133(1506), pp. 20-33.

Haggart, K., Robertson, L., Blank, M-L., Popova, L., Hoek, J. ‘It’s Just Steam: a Qualitative Analysis of New Zealand ENDS Users Perceptions of Secondhand Aerosol’, Tobacco Control, Epub ahead of print, pp. 1-6.

Halpern, A.R (2020) ‘Processing of Musical Pitch, Time, and Emotion in Older Adults’ in Cuddy, L.L., Belleville, S. & Moussard, A (eds.) Music and the Aging Brain. San Diego: Academic Press.

Hoek, J., Glendall, P., Eckert, C., Louviere, J., Ling, P., Popova, L (2021) ‘Analysis of On-pack Messages for e-liquids: a discrete choice study’, Tobacco Control, doi. org/10.1136/tobaccocontrol-2020-056033).

Jamie, K., Sharples, G (2020) ‘The Social and Material Life of Antimicrobial Clay: exploring antimicrobial resistance, medicines’ materiality and medicines optimization’, Frontiers in Sociology. doi: 10.3389/fsoc.2020.00026.

Lockton, D., Forlano, L., Fass, J., Brawley, L. (2020) ‘Thinking with Things: landscapes, connections and rerformances as modes of building shared Understanding’, IEEE Computer Graphics & Applications, 40(6), pp.38-50.

Neil, B. (2022) ‘Forging the Faith: pseudo-epistolography in Christian late antiquity’ in Lennartz, K. & Martínez, J (eds.) Tenue est mendacium: Rethinking Fakes and Authorship in Classical, Late Antique, & Early Christian Works. Eelde: Barkhuis Publishing.

Neil, B (2021) Dreams and Divination from Byzantium to Baghdad (400-1000 CE). Oxford Studies in the Abrahamic Religions. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Nie, J.B., Xie, G., Chen, H., & Cong, Y (2020) ‘Conflict of Interest in Scientific Research in China: a socio-ethical analysis of He Jiankui’s human genome-editing experiment’, Journal of Bioethical Inquiry, 17(2), pp. 191-201.

Nie, J.B. (2020) ‘The Summit of a Moral Pilgrimage: confucianism on healthy ageing and social eldercare’, Nursing Ethics

Padilla, Nelson D., Magaña, Juan., Sureda, Joaquín ., Araya, Ignacio J (2021) ‘Power spectrum of density fluctuations, halo abundances, and clustering with primordial black holes’, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 504(3), pp. 3139–3155.

Petit, C. (2020) ‘Les manuscrits grecs du traité des Simples de Galien’, Archives Internationales d’Histoire des Sciences, 70 (184-185), pp. 76-113.

Petit, C., Swain, S., Fischer, K.D (2021) Pseude-Galenica:the formation of the Galenic corpus from antiquity to the renaissance. Chicago: Chicago University Press.

Strickett, E., Robertson, L., Waa, A., Blank, M-L., Erick, S., Hoek, J. (2020) ‘A Qualitative Analysis of Maori and Pacific People’s Experiences of Using Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS)’, Nicotine & Tobacco Research.

Sutton, D.E. (2021) Bigger Fish to Fry: a theory of cooking as risk, with Greek Example. Oxford, New York: Berghahn Press.

Thomson, G.W, Hoek, J., Marsh, L (2020) ‘The Long-term Supply of Tobacco and Nicotine: some goals, principles and policy implications, Tobacco Control, 29(6).


2018/19 Fellowship and project publications

Bartlett, R.J. (2020) ‘Adventures in DFT by a wavefunction Theorist’, The Journal of Chemical Physics, 151(16), 160901.

Callow, T.J., Lathiotakis, N.N. & Gidopoulos, N.I (2020) ‘Density-inversion method for the Kohn-Sham potential: role of the screening density’, The Journal of Chemical Physics, 152(16), 164114.

Carteret, C (2018) ‘Exchange between carbonate anion intercalated within layered double hydroxides and atmospheric CO2’, Quaesitum, 2018.

Di Iorio, D., Verheijden, M.L., van der Vries, E., Jonkheijm, P., Huskens, J. (2019) ‘Weak Multivalent Binding of Influenza Hemagglutinin Nanoparticles at a SialoglycanFunctionalized Supported Lipid Bilayer’, ACSNano.

Hansen, P.H (2022) ‘Commercialization and Mount Everest in the Twentieth Century’ in Armiero, M., Biasillo, R., & Morosini, S (eds.) Rethinking Geographical Explorations in Extreme Environments: from the Arctic to the mountaintops. Routledge. 

Hernández, G.l. (2019) ‘Effectiveness’ in d’Aspremont, J., and Singh, S (eds.) Fundamental Concepts in International Law. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd, pp. 237-250.

Jobe, A (2020) ’Telling the Right Story at the Right Time: women seeking asylum with stories of trafficking into the sex industry’, Sociology, 54(5): 936-952. 

Lowrie, M. (2020) ‘Care and Security in Vergil’s Aeneid: an analysis of the political empire’ in Tomkins, L. (ed.) Paradox and Power in Caring Leadership: Critical and Philosophical Reflections. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd, pp. 121-130.

Miskell, G., Alberti, K., Feenstra, B., Henshaw, G.S., Papapostolou, V., Patel, H., Polidori, A., Salmond, J.A., Weisser, L.Williams, D.E (2019) ‘Reliable data from low cost ozone sensors in a hierarchical network’, Atmospheric Environment214.

Scott, D.T. (2019) ‘The Art of Boxing’, The Cambridge Quarterly, 48(4), pp. 303-23.

Scott D.T. (2020) ‘The Boxing Gym as Masculine Space’, Sport in History.

Snopok, B., Laroussi, A., Cafolla, C., Voïtchovsky, K., Snopok, T., Mirsky, V.M  (2021) ‘Gold Surface Cleaning by Etching Polishing: optimization of polycrystalline film topography and surface functionality for biosensing’, Surfaces and Interfaces, 22(100818), pp.2468-0230. 468-0230.

Van der Wilt, G.J., Alric, R., Trowman, R (2019) ‘Scientific Development of HTA – A Proposal by the Health Technology Assessment International Scientific Development and Capacity Building Committee’, International Journal of Technology Assessment in Health Care35(4), pp. 263-265.

Vijselaar, W., Kunturu, P.P., Moehl, T., Tilley, S.D, Huskens, J (2019) ‘Tandem Cuprous Oxide/Silicon Microwire Hydrogen-Evolving Photocathode with Photovoltage Exceeding 1.3 V’, ACS Energy Letters, 4(9), pp. 2287-2294.

Wissert, L., Alberti, K., Miles, E., Miskell, G., Feenstra, B., Henshaw, G.S., Papapostolou, V., Patel, H., Polidori, A., Salmond, A.S., Williams, D.E., (2020) ‘Low-Cost Sensor Networks and Land-Use Regression: Interpolating Nitrogen Dioxide Concentration at high Temporal and Spatial Resolution in Southern California’, Atmospheric Environment, 223.

Weisser, L., Miles, E., Miskell, G., Alberti, K., Feenstra, B., Henshaw., G.S., Papapostolou, V., Patel, H., Polidori, A., Salmond, J.A., Williams, D.E (2020) ‘Hierarchical network design for nitrogen dioxide measurement in urban environments’, Atmospheric Environment, 229, 117428.


2017/18 Fellowship Publications

de Rogatis, T., Milkova, S., & Wehling-Giorgi, K (2021) ‘Elena Ferrante in a Global Context’, Modern Language Notes, 136 (1).

Sutton, D (2022) 'Tacit and Embedded as Forms: a tropological approach to neoliberalism', Anthropological Theory.

J. W. Williams, Huntley, B., Seddon, A.W.R (2021) ‘Climate Sensitivity and Ecoclimate Sensitivity: Theory, Usage, and Past Implications for the Future Biospheric Responses’, Current Climate Change Reports,