Dr. Helen Lomax

Helen Lomax is Senior Lecturer in Health and Social Care at the Open University. Her research interests encompass the sociology of childhood and social inequality and the insights that participatory visual methods and the analysis of visual culture can bring to understanding these. She is on the editorial board of Visual Methodologies. Recent publications include:

Lomax, H. (2012) ‘Contested voices? Methodological tensions in creative visual research with children’, International Journal of Social Research Methodology, 15 (2):103-115.

Lomax, H.; Fink, J.; Singh, N and High, C. (2011) ‘The politics of performance: methodological challenges of researching children's experiences of childhood through the lens of participatory video’, International Journal of Social Research Methodology 14 (3): 231 – 243.


Faculty of Health and Social Care,
The Open University
Milton Keynes, MK7 6AA.

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