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Maria Stuttaford: Publications


Stuttaford, M., Harrington, J. and Lewando Hundt, G. (2012) Guest Editors of Part Special Issue, Sites for Health Rights: Local, National, Regional and Global, Social Science and Medicine, 74, 1. (IF 2.699)

Harrington, J. and Stuttaford, M. (eds.) (2010) Global Health and Human Rights: Legal and Philosophical Perspectives, Routledge: Oxford.

Allison, M. and Harpham, T. (2002) Guest Editors Special Issue, Southern African Perspectives on the Geography of Health, Health and Place, 8,4. (IF 2.669)


Stuttaford, M. (2009) Methods in health and human rights research: towards a spiral of co-learning. In Coomans, F., Kamminga, M. and Grunfeld, F. Methods of Human Rights Research, Antwerpen: Intersentia. p. 135-57.

Stuttaford, M. (2007) Vulnerable children’s rights to services. In P. Vostanis (ed) Mental Health Interventions and Services for Vulnerable Children and Young People, London: Jessica Kingsley, 32-41.

Stuttaford, M. and Coe, C. (2007) Participatory learning. In S. Kindon, R. Pain and M. Kesby (eds) Connecting People, Participation and Place: Participatory Action Research Approaches and Methods, London: Routledge. 188-195.

Hartley, J. and Allison, M. (2002) The role of leadership in modernisation and improvement of public services, in Henderson, J. and Atkinson, D. (eds) Managing Care in Context, The Open University: Milton Keynes.

Harpham, T. and Allison M. (2000) Health, governance and the environment, in C.Pugh (ed), Sustainable Cities in Developing Countries, Earthscan: London, 115-34.

le Sueur,D., Ngxongo, S., Stuttaford, M., Sharp, B., Maharaj, R., Martin, C. and Brown, D. (1995) Towards a rural information system. In de Savigny, D. and Wijeyaratne, P. (eds) GIS for Health and the Environment, International Development Research Centre (IDRC): Ottawa, Canada.


Strecker, M., Stuttaford, M. and London, L. (2012) Health rights pamphlets: critical literacy and inclusive citizenship, South Africa, Health Promotion International.

Stuttaford, M., London, L. and Glatstein-Young, G., (2012) Dialogue, Review and Reflect: A Spiral of Co-learning and Co-research to Surface Knowledge on the Right to Health, Gateways International Journal of Community Research and Engagement, 5, 115-34.

Jessiman, W. and Stuttaford, M. (2012) Supervisors of Midwives as Human Rights Defenders, British Journal of Midwifery, 20, 6: 428-431.

London, L., Fick, N., Tram, K.H. and Stuttaford, M. (2012) Filling the gap: a learning network for health and human rights in the Western Cape, South Africa, Health and Human Rights, 14:1.

Stuttaford, M., Hundt, G. and Vostanis, P. (2009) Sites for health rights: the experience of homeless families in England, Journal of Human Rights Practice, doi: 10.1093/jhuman/hup004

Coe, C., Gibson, A., Spencer, N. and Stuttaford, M. (2008) Sure Start: Voices of the ‘hard-to-reach’ Child: Care, Health and Development 34 (4) 447-453.

Taylor H., Stuttaford M. and Vostanis P. (2007) Short-term outcome of young homeless people in contact with a designated mental health service. The European Journal of Psychiatry, 21, 4, 268-78.

Stuttaford, M. and Coe, C. (2007) The ‘learning’ component of participatory learning and action in health research: reflections from a local Sure Start evaluation. Qualitative Health Research, 17, 10, 1351-60.

Taylor H., Stuttaford M. and Vostanis P. (2007) Listening to Service Users: Young Homeless People’s Experiences of Mental Health and Evaluation of a New Mental Health Service. Journal of Child Health Care, 11, 3, 221-30.

Taylor, H., Stuttaford, M. and Vostanis, P. (2007) Organisational issues facing a voluntary sector mental health service for homeless young people, Journal of Integrated Care. 15, 1: 37-46.

Doherty J. and Stuttaford M. (2007) Preventing homelessness among substance users in Europe and Scotland, Journal of Primary Prevention, special issue on Homelessness and Mental Illness, 28: 245-263.

Taylor, H., Stuttaford, M., Broad, B. and Vostanis P. (2006) Why a ‘Roof’ is not Enough: The Mental Health Characteristics of Young Homeless People Referred to a Designated Mental Health Service in England, Journal of Mental Health, 15, 4, 491-501.

Stuttaford, M., Lewando Hundt, G., Byranston, C. (2006) The use of applied theatre in data validation and dissemination, Health, 10, 1, 31 – 45.

Anderson, L., Stuttaford, M. and Vostanis, P. (2006) A family support service for homeless children and parents: user and staff perspectives, Child and Family Social Work, 11, 119-127.

Stuttaford, M. (2004) Balancing Collective and Individual Rights to Health and Health Care, Law, Social Justice & Global Development Journal, 2004, 1.

The SASPI Team (Gillian Lewando Hundt, Maria Stuttaford Bulelwa Ngoma) (2004) The Social Diagnostics of Stroke-Like Symptoms: Healers, Doctors and Prophets in Agincourt, Limpopo Province, South Africa, Journal of Biosocial Sciences, special issue on Mental Health and Complex Emergencies, 36, 433-443.

Allison, M. (2002) Balancing responsibility for sanitation, Social Science and Medicine, 55, 9, 1539-51.

Allison, M. (2002) Environmental health and sanitation explored through a framework of governance: a case study of informal settlements in South Africa, Urban Forum, 13, 4 169-86.

Hartley, J. and Allison, M. (2002) Good, better, best? Inter-organisational learning in a network of local authorities, Public Management Review, 4, 1, 111-118.

Allison, M. and Harpham, T. (2000) The relevance of a governance framework to environmental health policy, The South African Geographical Journal, 82, 2, 98-106.

Hartley, J. and Allison, M. (2000) The role of leadership in modernisation and improvement of public services, Public Money and Management, 20, 2, 35-40.

Selected Conference Presentations

Methods in Health and Human Rights Research: Towards a Spiral of Co-Learning, Methods of Human Rights Research, Maastricht, 23-24 November 2007.

Sites for Health Rights: Mental Health Services for Young Homeless People in England, Public Health and Human Rights, Prato, Italy, 7th-9th June 2007.

Rights to Health in Transitory Spaces of Care, Public Health at Brunel Seminar Series, Brunel University, London, 15 January 2007.

Sites for Health Rights, Royal Geographical Society with IBG: Global Social Justice and Environmental Sustainability, London, 31 August 2006.

Panelist, Royal Geographical Society with IBG: Flows and Spaces in a Globalised World, Participatory Geography Working Group, Participatory geographies, London, 2 September 2005.

Health Rights and Homeless Families: Preliminary Findings, Centre for Social Justice Annual Conference: Building Social Justice, Coventry, 27 April 2005, (Kelly L, Stuttaford M, Hundt G and Vostanis P).

Possibilities For and Of Emancipatory Research, Social Aspects of Ethnicity and Health: Research and Service Provision, 16 June 2004, University of Warwick, Coventry.

Impacts of Livelihood Inequities on Public Health International, Society for Equity in Health (ISEqH) 2004: Pathways to Equity in Health: Using research for policy and advocacy, 10 – 12 June 2004, Durban, South Africa (with Gillian Lewando Hundt, Bulelwa Ngoma, Regina Mathumbu, Patrick Rikhotso).

The Use of Applied Theatre in Data Validation and Dissemination, Centre for Social Justice Annual Conference: Getting the Message Across: Social Justice in the Real World, 28 April 2004, Coventry (with the SASPI Team).