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Anthropology Case Studies

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Mother-infant proximity in the postnatal period

Our findings led to changes in recommended best practice in postnatal care, affecting 630,000 mothers and babies annually in the UK.
baby with mother looking over them

Introducing survivor-led guidelines for recording testimonies of sexual violence during conflict

Survivor-led guidelines are now being nationally and internationally used to follow ethical practices when recording testimonies of sexual violence.
Sexual violence conflict

Changing approaches to Infant Sleep Safety

Our research has underpinned a rethink of official infant sleep safety guidance in the UK and was awarded the Queen’s Anniversary Prize in 2018.
Parent and sleeping baby


Exploring Mandrill society with Professor Jo Setchell
Female mandrill grooming male mandrill



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