Professor Jo Little
Professor in Gender and Geography

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Key publications



Little JK, Pain R, Panelli R, Kindon S (In Press). Moments in everyday/distant geopolitics: Young people’s fears and hopes. Geoforum, 41, 972-982. DOI.
Little JK (In Press). Nature, Well-being and the Transformational Self. Geographical Journal Abstract.
Little JK, Ilbery B, Watts D, Gilg A, Simpson S (In Press). Regionalisation and the rescaling of agro-food governance: case study evidence from two English regions. Political Geography Abstract.  Full text.
Little JK (In Press). Transformational Tourism, Nature and Well-being: new perspectives on fitness and the body. Sociologia Ruralis, 52, 257-271. Full text.
Little J (2012). ‘Pampering, Well-Being and Women’s Bodies in the Therapeutic Spaces of the Spa’. Social and Cultural Geography Full text.

Publications by category


Books

Pini B, Brandth B, Little J (2014). Feminisms and Ruralities., Lexington Books. Abstract.
Little JK (eds)(2005). Critical studies in rural gender issues. Aldershot, Ashgate. Abstract.
Little JK (2002). Gender and Rural Geography: identity, sexuality and power in the countryside., Prentice Hall.

Journal articles

Little JK, Pain R, Panelli R, Kindon S (In Press). Moments in everyday/distant geopolitics: Young people’s fears and hopes. Geoforum, 41, 972-982. DOI.
Little JK (In Press). Nature, Well-being and the Transformational Self. Geographical Journal Abstract.
Little JK, Ilbery B, Watts D, Gilg A, Simpson S (In Press). Regionalisation and the rescaling of agro-food governance: case study evidence from two English regions. Political Geography Abstract.  Full text.
Little JK (In Press). Transformational Tourism, Nature and Well-being: new perspectives on fitness and the body. Sociologia Ruralis, 52, 257-271. Full text.
Little JK (In Press). Understanding Domestic Violence in Rural Spaces: a Research Agenda. Progress in Human Geography Abstract.  Full text.
Little J (2017). Running, health and the disciplining of women's bodies: the influence of technology and nature. Health Place, 46, 322-327. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Little J (2013). Pampering, well-being and women's bodies in the therapeutic spaces of the spa. Social and Cultural Geography, 14(1), 41-58. Abstract. DOI.
Little J (2013). Rural. Key Ideas in Geography. PROGRESS IN HUMAN GEOGRAPHY, 37(2), 321-323. Author URL. DOI.
Little J (2012). ‘Pampering, Well-Being and Women’s Bodies in the Therapeutic Spaces of the Spa’. Social and Cultural Geography Full text.
Ilbery B, Watts D, Little J, Gilg A, Simpson S (2010). Attitudes of food entrepreneurs towards two grant schemes under the first England Rural development Programme, 2000-2006. Land Use Policy, 27(3), 683-689. Abstract.
Little J, Ilbery B, Watts D (2009). Gender, consumption and the relocalisation of food: a research agenda. Sociologia Ruralis, 49(3), 201-217. Abstract. DOI.
Little J, Panelli R (2007). 'Outback' romance? a reading of nature and heterosexuality in rural Australia. Sociologia Ruralis, 47(3), 173-188. Abstract. DOI.
Little JK (2007). Constructing nature in the performance of rural heterosexualities. Environment and Planning D Society and Space, 25(5), 851-866. DOI.
Little J (2007). Gender and geography in the United Kingdom, 1980-2006. Documents d'Analisi Geografica(49), 57-72. Abstract.
Little J (2007). Gender and geography: Developments in the United Kingdom 1980-2006. BELGEO(3), 335-348. Abstract. DOI.
Ilbery B, Watts D, Simpson S, Gilg A, Little J (2006). Mapping local foods: Evidence from two English regions. British Food Journal, 108(3), 213-225. Abstract. DOI.
Ilbery B, Watts D, Simpson S, Gilg A, Little J (2006). Mapping local foods: evidence from two English regions. BRITISH FOOD JOURNAL, 108(2-3), 213-225. Author URL. DOI.
Little J (2006). Rural geography: Processes, responses and experiences in rural restructuring. EUROPEAN URBAN AND REGIONAL STUDIES, 13(2), 189-191. Author URL. DOI.
Little JK, Kraack A, Panelli R (2005). Womens fear of crime: a rural perspective. Journal of Rural Studies, 21(2), 151-163. DOI.
Panelli R, Little JK, Kraack A (2004). A community issue? rural women's feelings of safety and fear in New Zealand. Gender, Place and Culture, 11(3), 445-466. Abstract.
Panelli R, Kraak A, Little JK (2004). Claiming space and community: rural women's strategies for living with, and beyond, fear. Geoforum, 36(4), 495-508. Abstract.
Little J (2003). 'Riding the rural love train': Heterosexuality and the rural community. Sociologia Ruralis, 43(4), 401-417. Abstract. DOI.
Little JK, Leyshon M (2003). Embodied Rural Geographies: developing research agendas. Progress in Human Geography, 27(3), 257-272. Abstract. DOI.
Little JK, Panelli R (2003). Gender research in rural geography. Gender, Place and Culture, 10(3), 281-289. Abstract.
Little, J. (2003). Riding the Rural Love Train: heterosexuality and the rural community. Sociologia Ruralis, 43(4), 401-417.
Little J (2002). Rural geography: Rural gender identity and the performance of masculinity and femininity in the countryside. Progress in Human Geography, 26(5), 665-670. DOI.
Halliday J, Little J (2001). Amongst women: Exploring the reality of rural childcare. Sociologia Ruralis, 41(4), 423-437. DOI.
Little J (2001). Civility in an English village. SOCIOLOGY-THE JOURNAL OF THE BRITISH SOCIOLOGICAL ASSOCIATION, 35(4), 1005-1007. Author URL. DOI.
Little J (2001). New rural governance?. Progress in Human Geography, 25(1), 97-102. DOI.
Little J, Jones O (2000). Masculinity, gender, and rural policy. RURAL SOCIOLOGY, 65(4), 621-639. Author URL.
Little JK (1996). Tourism: a gender analysis - Kinnaird,V, Hall,D. ECONOMIC GEOGRAPHY, 72(1), 103-104. Author URL. DOI.

Chapters

Little J, Garland FS (2016). Children, Domestic Violence and Prevention: What do Family Intervention Workers Have to Offer?. In  (Ed) 'Domestic Violence. Interdisciplinary perspectives on protection, prevention and intervention', Palgrave MacMillan.
Little JK (2015). The development of feminist perspectives in rural gender studies. In  (Ed) Feminisms and Ruralities, Lanham: Lexington Books, 107-118.  Abstract.  Full text.
Little J (2012). Healthy rural bodies? Embodied approaches to the study of rural women’s health. In  (Ed) Rural Women's Health, 367-384.
Little J (2012). The new therapeutic spaces of the Spa. In  (Ed) Wellbeing and Place, 217-230.
Pain R, Smith S (2008). Nature, fear and rurality. In  (Ed) Fear: Critical Geopolitics of Everyday Life, Guildford: Ashgate. Abstract.
Little JK (2006). Embodiment and rural masculinity. In Bell, M M, Campbell, H, Finney, M (Eds.) Country Boys: masculinity and rural life, Pennsylvania: Penn State Univesity Press, 183-203.
Little JK (2006). Gender and Sexuality. In Cloke, P, Marsden, T, Mooney, P (Eds.) Handbook of Rural Studies, London: Sage, 365-378.
Little J (2006). Gender and sexuality in rural communities. In  (Ed) Handbook of Rural Studies, 365-378. DOI.
Morris C, Little JK (2005). Rural Work: an overview of women's experiences. In Little JK, Morris C (Eds.) Critical Studies in Rural Gender Issues, Aldershot: Ashgate, 9-26.
Little JK, Panelli R (2005). Women and crime: a rural perspective. In Little J, Morris C (Eds.) Critical studies in rural gender issues, Aldershot: Ashgate, 141-158.

Conferences

Panelli R, Kraack A, Little J (2005). Claiming space and community: rural women's strategies for living with, and beyond, fear.  Author URL. DOI.

Reports

Winter DM, Lobley M, Johnson G, Reed M, Little J (2004). Rural Stress Review. RSIN, Rural Solution.

Publications by year



In Press

Little JK, Pain R, Panelli R, Kindon S (In Press). Moments in everyday/distant geopolitics: Young people’s fears and hopes. Geoforum, 41, 972-982. DOI.
Little JK (In Press). Nature, Well-being and the Transformational Self. Geographical Journal Abstract.
Little JK, Ilbery B, Watts D, Gilg A, Simpson S (In Press). Regionalisation and the rescaling of agro-food governance: case study evidence from two English regions. Political Geography Abstract.  Full text.
Little JK (In Press). Transformational Tourism, Nature and Well-being: new perspectives on fitness and the body. Sociologia Ruralis, 52, 257-271. Full text.
Little JK (In Press). Understanding Domestic Violence in Rural Spaces: a Research Agenda. Progress in Human Geography Abstract.  Full text.

2017

Little J (2017). Running, health and the disciplining of women's bodies: the influence of technology and nature. Health Place, 46, 322-327. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.

2016

Little J, Garland FS (2016). Children, Domestic Violence and Prevention: What do Family Intervention Workers Have to Offer?. In  (Ed) 'Domestic Violence. Interdisciplinary perspectives on protection, prevention and intervention', Palgrave MacMillan.

2015

Little JK (2015). The development of feminist perspectives in rural gender studies. In  (Ed) Feminisms and Ruralities, Lanham: Lexington Books, 107-118.  Abstract.  Full text.

2014

Pini B, Brandth B, Little J (2014). Feminisms and Ruralities., Lexington Books. Abstract.

2013

Little J (2013). Pampering, well-being and women's bodies in the therapeutic spaces of the spa. Social and Cultural Geography, 14(1), 41-58. Abstract. DOI.
Little J (2013). Rural. Key Ideas in Geography. PROGRESS IN HUMAN GEOGRAPHY, 37(2), 321-323. Author URL. DOI.

2012

Little J (2012). Healthy rural bodies? Embodied approaches to the study of rural women’s health. In  (Ed) Rural Women's Health, 367-384.
Little J (2012). The new therapeutic spaces of the Spa. In  (Ed) Wellbeing and Place, 217-230.
Little J (2012). ‘Pampering, Well-Being and Women’s Bodies in the Therapeutic Spaces of the Spa’. Social and Cultural Geography Full text.

2010

Ilbery B, Watts D, Little J, Gilg A, Simpson S (2010). Attitudes of food entrepreneurs towards two grant schemes under the first England Rural development Programme, 2000-2006. Land Use Policy, 27(3), 683-689. Abstract.

2009

Little J, Ilbery B, Watts D (2009). Gender, consumption and the relocalisation of food: a research agenda. Sociologia Ruralis, 49(3), 201-217. Abstract. DOI.

2008

Pain R, Smith S (2008). Nature, fear and rurality. In  (Ed) Fear: Critical Geopolitics of Everyday Life, Guildford: Ashgate. Abstract.

2007

Little J, Panelli R (2007). 'Outback' romance? a reading of nature and heterosexuality in rural Australia. Sociologia Ruralis, 47(3), 173-188. Abstract. DOI.
Little JK (2007). Constructing nature in the performance of rural heterosexualities. Environment and Planning D Society and Space, 25(5), 851-866. DOI.
Little J (2007). Gender and geography in the United Kingdom, 1980-2006. Documents d'Analisi Geografica(49), 57-72. Abstract.
Little J (2007). Gender and geography: Developments in the United Kingdom 1980-2006. BELGEO(3), 335-348. Abstract. DOI.

2006

Little JK (2006). Embodiment and rural masculinity. In Bell, M M, Campbell, H, Finney, M (Eds.) Country Boys: masculinity and rural life, Pennsylvania: Penn State Univesity Press, 183-203.
Little JK (2006). Gender and Sexuality. In Cloke, P, Marsden, T, Mooney, P (Eds.) Handbook of Rural Studies, London: Sage, 365-378.
Little J (2006). Gender and sexuality in rural communities. In  (Ed) Handbook of Rural Studies, 365-378. DOI.
Ilbery B, Watts D, Simpson S, Gilg A, Little J (2006). Mapping local foods: Evidence from two English regions. British Food Journal, 108(3), 213-225. Abstract. DOI.
Ilbery B, Watts D, Simpson S, Gilg A, Little J (2006). Mapping local foods: evidence from two English regions. BRITISH FOOD JOURNAL, 108(2-3), 213-225. Author URL. DOI.
Little J (2006). Rural geography: Processes, responses and experiences in rural restructuring. EUROPEAN URBAN AND REGIONAL STUDIES, 13(2), 189-191. Author URL. DOI.

2005

Panelli R, Kraack A, Little J (2005). Claiming space and community: rural women's strategies for living with, and beyond, fear.  Author URL. DOI.
Little JK (eds)(2005). Critical studies in rural gender issues. Aldershot, Ashgate. Abstract.
Morris C, Little JK (2005). Rural Work: an overview of women's experiences. In Little JK, Morris C (Eds.) Critical Studies in Rural Gender Issues, Aldershot: Ashgate, 9-26.
Little JK, Panelli R (2005). Women and crime: a rural perspective. In Little J, Morris C (Eds.) Critical studies in rural gender issues, Aldershot: Ashgate, 141-158.
Little JK, Kraack A, Panelli R (2005). Womens fear of crime: a rural perspective. Journal of Rural Studies, 21(2), 151-163. DOI.

2004

Panelli R, Little JK, Kraack A (2004). A community issue? rural women's feelings of safety and fear in New Zealand. Gender, Place and Culture, 11(3), 445-466. Abstract.
Panelli R, Kraak A, Little JK (2004). Claiming space and community: rural women's strategies for living with, and beyond, fear. Geoforum, 36(4), 495-508. Abstract.
Winter DM, Lobley M, Johnson G, Reed M, Little J (2004). Rural Stress Review. RSIN, Rural Solution.

2003

Little J (2003). 'Riding the rural love train': Heterosexuality and the rural community. Sociologia Ruralis, 43(4), 401-417. Abstract. DOI.
Little JK, Leyshon M (2003). Embodied Rural Geographies: developing research agendas. Progress in Human Geography, 27(3), 257-272. Abstract. DOI.
Little JK, Panelli R (2003). Gender research in rural geography. Gender, Place and Culture, 10(3), 281-289. Abstract.
Little, J. (2003). Riding the Rural Love Train: heterosexuality and the rural community. Sociologia Ruralis, 43(4), 401-417.

2002

Little JK (2002). Gender and Rural Geography: identity, sexuality and power in the countryside., Prentice Hall.
Little J (2002). Rural geography: Rural gender identity and the performance of masculinity and femininity in the countryside. Progress in Human Geography, 26(5), 665-670. DOI.

2001

Halliday J, Little J (2001). Amongst women: Exploring the reality of rural childcare. Sociologia Ruralis, 41(4), 423-437. DOI.
Little J (2001). Civility in an English village. SOCIOLOGY-THE JOURNAL OF THE BRITISH SOCIOLOGICAL ASSOCIATION, 35(4), 1005-1007. Author URL. DOI.
Little J (2001). New rural governance?. Progress in Human Geography, 25(1), 97-102. DOI.

2000

Little J, Jones O (2000). Masculinity, gender, and rural policy. RURAL SOCIOLOGY, 65(4), 621-639. Author URL.

1996

Little JK (1996). Tourism: a gender analysis - Kinnaird,V, Hall,D. ECONOMIC GEOGRAPHY, 72(1), 103-104. Author URL. DOI.