Pam Lowe

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Pam Lowe joined Aston in September 2005. Most of her teaching and research is centred around women’s reproductive health, with a particular interest in pregnancy, contraception and parenting. Recently she has worked on a number of projects including examining the construction of foetal alcohol syndrome in British newspapers and the deployment of neuroscience in parenting policy. Currently she is undertaking a project with partners at Coventry University examining young people’s understanding of sexual consent.

Research interests

  • Sociology of Health and Illness, particularly women’s reproductive health
  • Parenting cultures
  • Sexualities
  • Feminist Theory
  • Qualitative methodology

Teaching Activity


  • Pregnancy and politics
  • Health Matters
  • CSI: Crime Subversion and Injustice


BA (Hons)/ MA/ PhD, Warwick

Administrative Roles

Head of Sociology and Policy

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Languages & Social Sciences

Organisational unit: School

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