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Craig Morris

Craig Morris

Craig Morris

Senior Lecturer, Sociology

Department of History, Politics and Social Sciences

Faculty of Architecture, Computing & Humanities

Biography

Dr Craig Morris has research interests around language/discourse analysis and social aspects of illicit drug use, including media representations of drugs and users and the medicinal use of cannabis by chronically ill and disabled people.

Journal articles

Morris, C. (2015) A reflection on the opportunities and challenges associated with teaching the sociology of employability, Compass, Vol. 7, No. 11.

Coomber, R., Oliver, M., and Morris, C. (2003) Using cannabis therapeutically in the UK: a qualitative analysis of how using an illicit drug therapeutically affects the life of users and their relationships with significant others, health care providers and the criminal justice system. Journal of Drug Issues, 33(2).

Coomber, R., Morris, C., and Dunn, L. (2000) How the media do drugs: quality control and the reporting of drug issues. International Journal of Drug Policy, 11, pp. 217–25.

Book chapters

Morris, C. (2004) Is all use abuse? In: Peet, P. (ed.) Under the Influence: The disinformation guide to drugs. New York: The Disinformation Company Ltd.

Reports

Postance, B., MacFarlane, A., and Morris, C. (1998) An Evaluation of Intermediate Care in Greenwich, Bexley and Greenwich Health Authority. Report for Bexley and Greenwich Health Authority.

Postance, B., MacFarlane, A., and Morris, C. (1998) An Evaluation of a Community Rehabilitation Team. Report for Bexley and Greenwich Health Authority.

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Morris, C. "You can't stand on a corner and talk about it …": Medicinal cannabis use, impression management and the analytical status of interviews. In: Sociological Imaginations Applied Sociology Research Group. UK: Greenwich, 22 July 2017.

Morris, C. 2015. A reflection on the opportunities and challenges associated with teaching the sociology of employability. In: Brighter Futures Symposium. UK: Greenwich, 9 July 2015.

Morris, C. 2010. Medicinal cannabis users' discourses: articulations of the 'natural' in a clash of discourses. In: Discourse, Power, Resistance. UK: Greenwich, 31 March 2010.

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