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Dr Karen Lane

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Senior Lecturer In Sociology

Faculty

Faculty of Arts and Education

Department

SHSS Arts & Ed

Campus

Melbourne Burwood Campus

Contact

karen.lane@deakin.edu.au
+61 3 924 43977

Publications

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2016

The return of the traditional birth attendant

Dr Karen Lane, Ms Jayne Garrod

(2016), Vol. 6, pp. 1-5, Journal of global health, Edinburgh, U.K., C1

journal
2015

Pluralist risk cultures: the sociology of childbirth

Dr Karen Lane

(2015), Vol. 17, pp. 349-367, Health risk and society, London, Eng, C1

journal
2014

Health cosmopolitanism: melding universality and difference – the case of childbirth in post-conflict Timor Leste

Dr Karen Lane

(2014), pp. 1-14, Refereed Conference Proceedings, The Australian Sociological Association Conference, Hawthorn, Vic, E1

conference
2013

Regime change in Australian maternity hospitals

Dr Karen Lane, Dr Kerreen Reiger

(2013), Vol. 11, pp. 407-427, Social Theory & Health, Hants, UK, C1

journal

'How can we go on caring when nobody here cares about us?' Australian public maternity units as contested care sites

Dr Kerreen Reiger, Dr Karen Lane

(2013), Vol. 26, pp. 133-137, Women and birth, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal
2012

First, create goodwill : The ten commandments of social change - the case of maternity services

Dr Karen Lane

(2012), pp. -, TASA 2012 : Proceedings of the Australian sociological Association conference 2012, Brisbane, Qld., E1

conference

Difficult birth for power sharing

Dr Karen Lane

(2012), Vol. 2012, pp. 24-25, Nursing review, Sydney, N.S.W., C1

journal

Dreaming the impossible dream : ordering risks in Australian maternity care policies

Dr Karen Lane

(2012), Vol. 21, pp. 23-35, Health sociology review, Sydney, N.S.W., C1

journal
2011

When is collaboration not collaboration? When it's militarized

Dr Karen Lane

(2011), Vol. 25, pp. 29-38, Women and birth, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal
2010

Understanding world views of midwifery

Dr Karen Lane

(2010), pp. 52-68, Midwifery : preparation for practice, Chatswood, N.S.W., B1

chapter
2009

Working together : collaboration between midwives and doctors in public hospitals

Dr Kerreen Reiger, Dr Karen Lane

(2009), Vol. 33, pp. 315-324, Australian health review, Strawberry Hills, N.S.W., C1

journal
2008

Creating ambiguity, creating social change

Dr Karen Lane

(2008), pp. 1-19, TASA 2008 : Re-imagining sociology : the annual conference of the Australian Sociological Association 2008, 2-5 December 2008, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Vic., E1

conference

The complexity of social practice : understanding inertia and change in maternity care organizations

Dr Kerreen Reiger, Dr Karen Lane, Toni Schofield, Stephanie Short

(2008), pp. 1-12, TASA 2008 : Re-imagining sociology : the annual conference of the Australian Sociological Association 2008, 2-5 December 2008, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Vic., E1

conference

'Latent' and 'realised' risk cultures : woman-centred midwifery and CAM

Dr Karen Lane

(2008), pp. 137-157, Complementary and alternative medicine in nursing and midwifery ; towards a critical social science, London, England, B1

chapter

The medical model of the body as site of risk : a case study of childbirth

Dr Karen Lane

(2008), pp. 157-164, Sociology of the body : a reader, Don Mills, Ont., B1-1

chapter
2006

Understanding world views for midwifery

Dr Karen Lane

(2006), pp. 48-59, Midwifery: Preparation for Practice, Marrickville, N.S.W., B1

chapter

The plasticity of professional boundaries: a case study of collaborative care in maternity services

Dr Karen Lane

(2006), Vol. 15, pp. 341-352, Health sociology review, Sydney, N.S.W., C1

journal
2005

Recognising other knowledge : the case of midwifery and obstetrics

Dr Karen Lane

(2005), pp. 86-104, Proceedings of the Politics of Recognition : Identity, Respect and Justice, Conference, Geelong, Victoria, E1

conference

Beyond the silo effect : the challenges of collaboration

Dr Karen Lane

(2005), pp. 1-6, Midwifery : pathways to healthy nations : Congress proceedings : 27th Congress of the International Confederation of Midwives, Brisbane, Australia, 24-28 July 2005, Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre, Brisbane, Qld., E1

conference

Still suffering from the `silo effect`: lingering cultural barriers to collaborative care

Dr Karen Lane

(2005), Vol. 4, pp. 8-16, Canadian journal of midwifery research and practice, Hamilton, Ont., C1

journal

Consumer participation and collaborative care and midwifery practice

Dr Karen Lane

(2005), pp. 185-222, Trends in midwifery research, Hauppauge, N.Y., B1

chapter
2002

Midwifery: a profession in transition

Dr Karen Lane

(2002), Vol. 15, pp. 26-31, Australian journal of midwifery, Adelaide, S. Aust., C1

journal
2001

Multiple visions or multiple aversions? Consumer representation, consultation and participation in maternity issues

Dr Karen Lane

(2001), Vol. 10, pp. 43-52, Annual review of health social sciences, Maleny, Qld., C1

journal

Fear of litigation: the tail that wags the dog

Dr Karen Lane

(2001), pp. 1-11, TASA 2001 conference : 13-15 December 2001, the University of Sydney, Sydney, N.S.W., E1

conference

Grants

No grants found

Supervisions

Principal Supervisor
2015

Luke Bearup

Thesis entitled: Trafficking and Protection: Theorising Reintegration and Defining Success

Doctor of Philosophy, School of Humanities and Social Sciences

2012

Pamela Bjork-Billings

Thesis entitled: Cultural Barriers for Female Jockeys - The Biggest Hurdle

Doctor of Philosophy, School of Humanities and Social Sciences

Shelley Cowden

Thesis entitled: Transnational Yoga and Western Identities: Culture, Health & Sprituality

Doctor of Philosophy, School of Communication & Creative Arts

2006

Mel Irenyi

Thesis entitled: Lesbian Mothers: (Re)creating Family through Discourse and Identity

Doctor of Philosophy, School of History, Heritage and Society

2002

Maureen Ryan

Thesis entitled: Donor Conception and Disclosure: An Anthropological Study

Doctor of Philosophy, School of Social & International Studies

2001

Sheralyn McGuinness

Thesis entitled: Changing Bodies, Changing Discourses: Women's Experiences of Early Menopause

Doctor of Philosophy, School of Social Inquiry

Associate Supervisor
2013

Jane Wiesner

Thesis entitled: Freedom and Conditionality: Analysing Mental and Yogic Models of Freedom

Doctor of Philosophy, School of Humanities and Social Sciences

Janet Watson

Thesis entitled: Re-Visioning Bisexuality: Rhizomatic Cartographies of Sex, Gender and Sexuality

Doctor of Philosophy, School of Humanities and Social Sciences

2005

Katrina Oakham

Thesis entitled: Was there much blood?: Cadet journalists in Australian media

Doctor of Philosophy, School of Communication & Creative Arts

2003

Kerry Peart

Thesis entitled: Duly Delivered: Women's Experiences of Birth Planning

Doctor of Philosophy, School of Social & International Studies

Jehan Loza

Thesis entitled: A Hyphenated Australia: Putting Intercultural Identity on the Conceptual Map

Doctor of Philosophy, School of Social & International Studies

2002

Arlene Chattakar-Aitkins

Thesis entitled: Trapped in White Space: The Allegations and Denials of Organ Trafficking

Doctor of Philosophy, School of Social & International Studies