Jennie Bristow is an experienced journalist, editor, researcher and broadcaster. Over the past 10 years, Jennie has:
- Edited books and PhD theses, including:
Consuming Higher Education: Why Learning Can't be Bought. Joanna Williams (Continuum: in press)
Militant Lactivism? Infant Care and Maternal Identity Work in the UK and France. Charlotte Faircloth (Berghahn Books: in press)
The False Promise of Global Learning: Why Education Needs Boundaries. Alex Standish (Continuum 2012)
Panic on a Plate: How Society Developed an Eating Disorder. Rob Lyons (Imprint Academic 2011)
On Tolerance: A Defence of Moral Independence. Frank Furedi (Continuum 2011)
Venice in Environmental Peril? Myth and Reality. Dominic Standish (University Press of America 2011)
Contesting Human Remains in Museum Collections. Tiffany Jenkins (Routledge 2010)
Reclaiming Childhood. Helene Guldberg (Routledge 2009)
Wasted: Why Education Isn't Educating. Frank Furedi (Continuum 2009)
Abortion, Motherhood and Mental Health. Ellie Lee (Aldine de Gruyter 2003)
- Written for the print and online media, and broadcast frequently on national TV and radio. Jennie's book Standing Up To Supernanny was published in 2009. In recent years Jennie has specialised in parenting culture and reproductive health. See selected writings and broadcast appearances here.
Conducted academic research and published work based on original investigations, including the high-profile report Licensed to Hug
(Civitas 2008; re-published 2010).
Second-trimester abortions in England and Wales: Summary of Research. Centre for Sexual Health Research, University of Southampton (2007). Download (PDF).
Mothers’ experience of, and attitudes to, using infant formula in the early months: Key Findings. School of Social Policy, Sociology and Social Research, University of Kent (2005). Download (PDF).
- Worked closely with the communications department of the British Pregnancy Advisory Service (bpas) on press work, publication management and conference organisation. Recent conferences and publications produced by Jennie include:
The print and online publication Abortion Review.
The 2012 international conference 'Pills in Practice: Is abortion and contraception policy meeting women's needs?' Download (PDF).
Abortion in Practice: A guide for GPs. bpas 2009. Download (PDF).
A series of publications based on edited transcripts of conference presentations. Download an example (PDF).
Early Medical Abortion: A guide for practitioners. bpas 2007. Download (PDF).
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