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Dr Chris Grover

Senior Lecturer

  1. 2019
  2. Published

    Violent proletarianisation: social murder, the reserve army of labour and social security ‘austerity’ in Britain

    Grover, C. G., 1/08/2019, In : Critical Social Policy. 39, 3, p. 335-355 21 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  3. 2018
  4. Published

    Developments in loaning social assistance: support for mortgage interest in Britain

    Grover, C. G., 10/2018, In : Journal of Poverty and Social Justice. 26, 3, p. 401-415 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  5. 2017
  6. Published

    Ending reassessment for Employment and Support Allowance for some disabled people in the UK

    Grover, C. G., 08/2017, In : Disability and Society. 32, 8, p. 1269-1274 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  7. Published

    A very capitalist condition a history and politics of disability

    Grover, C. G., 05/2017, In : Disability and Society. 32, 4, p. 605-606 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

  8. Published

    Social Security and Localism

    Grover, C. G., 2017, In : Journal of Social Security Law. 24, 3, p. 119-134 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  9. Published

    Wage supplements: in-work poverty and themes in social security policy for low pay

    Grover, C. G., 2017, In : Journal of Social Security Law. 24, 1, p. 16-30 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  10. 2016
  11. Published

    From wage supplements to a ‘living wage’? a commentary on the problems of predistribution in Britain’s summer budget of 2015

    Grover, C. G., 11/2016, In : Critical Social Policy. 36, 4, p. 693-703 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  12. Published

    Social security and wage poverty: historical and policy aspects of supplementing wages in Britain and beyond

    Grover, C. G., 2016, Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan. 304 p.

    Research output: Book/Report/ProceedingsBook

  13. 2015
  14. Published

    Employment and support allowance, the ‘summer budget’ and less eligible disabled people

    Grover, C., 12/2015, In : Disability and Society. 30, 10, p. 1573-1576 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  15. Published

    Disabled people, work and welfare: Is employment really the answer?

    Grover, C. & Piggott, L., 1/07/2015, Bristol: Policy Press. 293 p.

    Research output: Book/Report/ProceedingsBook

  16. Published

    A right not to work and disabled people

    Grover, C. & Piggott, L., 2015, Disabled people, work and welfare: Is employment really the answer?. Grover, C. & Piggott, L. (eds.). Bristol, p. 239-258 20 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter

  17. Published

    Commodification, disabled people, and wage work in Britain

    Grover, C., 2015, In : Canadian Journal of Disability Studies. 4, 2

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  18. Published

    Disabled people, work and welfare

    Grover, C. & Piggott, L., 2015, Disabled people, work and welfare: Is employment really the answer?. Grover, C. & Piggott, L. (eds.). Bristol: Policy Press, p. 1-21 21 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter

  19. Published

    Social security policy and low wages in austere times

    Grover, C., 2015, Social policy review 27: Analysis and debate in social policy, 2015. Irving, Z., Fenger, M. & Hudson, J. (eds.). Policy Press, p. 33-54 22 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter

  20. Published

    Themes in disabled people, work and welfare

    Grover, C. & Piggott, L., 2015, Disabled people, work and welfare: Is employment really the answer. Grover, C. & Piggott, L. (eds.). Bristol: Policy Press, p. 277-283 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter

  21. Published
  22. 2014
  23. Published

    From the social fund to local welfare assistance: central-local government relations and 'special expenses'

    Grover, C., 1/10/2014, In : Public Policy and Administration. 29, 4, p. 313-330 18 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  24. Published

    Atos Healthcare withdraws from the Work Capability Assessment: a comment

    Grover, C., 2014, In : Disability and Society. 29, 8, p. 1324-1328 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  25. Published

    Temporalities and spaces of disability social (in)security: Australia and the UK compared

    Grover, C. & Soldatic, K., 2014, Disability, spaces and places of policy exclusion. Morgan, H., Roulstone, A. & Soldatic, K. (eds.). London: Routledge, p. 80-96 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter

  26. 2013
  27. Published

    The Allen Report: class, gender and disadvantage

    Grover, C. & Mason, C., 11/2013, In : Families, Relationships and Societies. 2, 3, p. 355-369 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  28. Published

    A commentary on resistance to the UK's Work Experience programme: capitalism, exploitation and wage work

    Grover, C. & Piggott, L., 08/2013, In : Critical Social Policy. 33, 3, p. 554-563 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  29. Published

    Disability and social (in)security: emotions, contradictions of ‘inclusion’ and employment and support allowance

    Grover, C. & Piggott, L., 07/2013, In : Social Policy and Society. 12, 3, p. 369-380 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  30. Published

    A right not to work and disabled people

    Grover, C. & Piggott, L., 2013, In : Social and Public Policy Review. 7, 1, p. 25-39 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  31. Published

    Employment and Support Allowance:capability, personalisation and disabled people in the UK

    Grover, C. & Piggott, L., 2013, In : Scandinavian Journal of Disability Research. 15, 2, p. 170-184 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  32. Published

    Neoliberal restructuring, disabled people and social (in)security in Australia and Britain

    Grover, C. & Soldatic, K., 2013, In : Scandinavian Journal of Disability Research. 15, 3, p. 216-232 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  33. 2012
  34. Published

    Personalised conditionality: observations on active proletarianisation in late modern Britain

    Grover, C., 06/2012, In : Capital and Class. 36, 2, p. 283-301 19 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  35. Published

    Abolishing the discretionary Social Fund: continuity and change in relieving ‘special expenses’

    Grover, C., 2012, In : Journal of Social Security Law. 19, 1, p. 12-28 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  36. Published

    Localism and poverty in the United Kingdom: the case of Local Welfare Assistance

    Grover, C., 2012, In : Policy Studies. 33, 4, p. 349-365 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  37. 2011
  38. Published

    Social Protest in 2011: Material and Cultural Aspects of Economic Inequalities

    Grover, C., 30/11/2011, In : Sociological Research Online. 16, 4

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  39. Published

    Cutting social security and tax credit spending

    Grover, C., 2011, In : Journal of Poverty and Social Justice. 19, 3, p. 235-248 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  40. Published

    The social fund 20 years on: historical and policy aspects of loaning social security

    Grover, C., 2011, Aldershot: Ashgate. 295 p.

    Research output: Book/Report/ProceedingsBook

  41. 2010
  42. Published

    Abolishing the 10p tax band: some observations

    Grover, C., 2010, In : Journal of Poverty and Social Justice. 18, 1, p. 69-79 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  43. Published

    Crime and social policy

    Grover, C., 2010, International Handbook of Criminology. Shoham, S. G., Knepper, P. & Kett, M. (eds.). Boca Raton: CRC Press/Taylor & Francis, Ltd., p. 425-454 30 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter

  44. Published

    From incapacity benefit to employment and support allowance: social sorting, sickness and impairment and social security

    Grover, C. & Piggott, L., 2010, In : Policy Studies. 31, 2, p. 265-282 18 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  45. Published

    No one written off? welfare, work and problem drug use

    Grover, C. & Paylor, I., 2010, In : Drugs: Education, Prevention, and Policy . 17, 4, p. 315-332 18 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  46. Published

    Social security policy and vindictiveness

    Grover, C., 2010, In : Sociological Research Online. 15, 2

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  47. 2009
  48. Published

    Privatizing employment services in Britain

    Grover, C., 08/2009, In : Critical Social Policy. 29, 3, p. 487-509 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  49. Published

    Retrenching Incapacity Benefit : Employment Support Allowance and paid work.

    Piggott, L. A. & Grover, C., 04/2009, In : Social Policy and Society. 8, 2, p. 159-170 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  50. Published

    Conclusion: Safeguarding children?

    Broadhurst, K., Grover, C. & Jamieson, J., 2009, Critical Perspectives on Safeguarding Children. Broadhurst, K., Grover, C. & Jamieson, J. (eds.). Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 296 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter

  51. Published

    Critical Perspectives on Safeguarding Children

    Broadhurst, K. (ed.), Grover, C. (ed.) & Jamieson, J. (ed.), 2009, Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell. 296 p.

    Research output: Book/Report/ProceedingsBook

  52. Published

    Introduction: Safeguarding children?

    Broadhurst, K., Grover, C. & Jamieson, J., 2009, Critical Perspectives on Safeguarding Children. Broadhurst, K., Grover, C. & Jamieson, J. (eds.). Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 296 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter

  53. Published

    Loaning poor relief

    Grover, C., 2009, In : Social and Public Policy Review. 3, 2, p. 30-53 24 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  54. Published

    The third way: a compromise of the Left? New Labour, the Independent Labour Party and making work pay

    Grover, C., 2009, In : Policy and Politics. 37, 1, p. 3-18 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  55. 2008
  56. Published

    A living wage for London?

    Grover, C., 2008, In : Benefits. 16, 1, p. 71-79 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  57. Published

    Crime and inequality

    Grover, C., 2008, Cullompton: Willan. 272 p.

    Research output: Book/Report/ProceedingsBook

  58. Published

    Loaning supplementary benefit and the introduction of the social fund

    Grover, C., 2008, In : Social Policy and Administration. 42, 5, p. 470-486 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  59. 2007
  60. Published

    Sure Start and the reauthorisation of s.47 child protection practices.

    Broadhurst, K., Mason, C. S. & Grover, C., 11/2007, In : Critical Social Policy. 27, 4, p. 443-461 19 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  61. Published

    Social security, employment and disabled people: critical reflections on A new deal for welfare

    Grover, C. & Piggott, L., 2007, In : Disability and Society. 22, 7, p. 733-746 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  62. 2006
  63. Published

    Welfare reform, accumulation and social exclusion in the United Kingdom.

    Grover, C., 2006, In : Social Work and Society. 4, 1

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  64. 2005
  65. Published

    Disabled people, the reserve army of labour and welfare reform

    Grover, C. & Piggott, L. A., 12/2005, In : Disability and Society. 20, 7, p. 705-717 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  66. Published

    Advertising social security fraud

    Grover, C. G., 10/2005, In : Benefits. 13, 3, p. 199-205 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  67. Published

    The National Childcare Strategy: the social regulation of lone mothers as a gendered reserve army of labour.

    Grover, C. G., 1/03/2005, In : Capital and Class. Spring, 85, p. 63-90 28 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  68. Published

    Living wages and the 'making work pay' strategy.

    Grover, C. G., 1/02/2005, In : Critical Social Policy. 25, 1, p. 5-27 23 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  69. Published

    Crime and inequality

    Grover, C. G., 2005, Questioning crime and criminology. Peelo, M. & Soothill, K. L. (eds.). Cullompton: Willan, p. 53-68 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter

  70. 2004
  71. Published

    Transitions to adulthood: Some critical observations of the Children (Leaving Care) Act 2000.

    Grover, C. G., Stewart, J. M. & Broadhurst, K., 1/05/2004, In : Social Work and Social Sciences Review. 11, 1, p. 5-18 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  72. Published

    A History of Morecambe and Heysham Citizens Advice Bureau

    Grover, C., 2004, Morecambe: Morecambe & Heysham Citizens Advice Bureau.

    Research output: Book/Report/ProceedingsBook

  73. Published

    Care leavers,financial support and the 2000 Children (Leaving Care) Act

    Grover, C. & Stewart, J., 2004, In : Journal of Poverty and Social Justice. 12, 2, p. 107-111 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  74. 2003
  75. Published

    New Labour, welfare reform and the reserve army of labour.

    Grover, C. G., 03/2003, In : Capital and Class. 79, p. 17-23 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  76. Published

    New Labour and Welfare Reform.

    Grover, C., 2003, In : The Hobgoblin : a British Journal of Marxist-Humanism. 5, p. 19-21 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  77. 2002
  78. Published

    The Work Connection: the Role of Social Security in Regulating British Economic Life.

    Grover, C. G. & Stewart, J., 2002, Palgrave. 233 p.

    Research output: Book/Report/ProceedingsBook

  79. 2001
  80. Published

    Local nurseries for local communities.

    McCalla-Chen, D., Grover, C. & Pen, H., 2001, London: National Children's Bureau. 98 p.

    Research output: Book/Report/ProceedingsBook

  81. 2000
  82. Published

    Modernising social security? Labour and its welfare-to-work strategy.

    Grover, C. & Stewart, J., 09/2000, In : Social Policy and Administration. 34, 3, p. 235-252 18 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  83. 1999
  84. Published

    Bigamy : neither love nor marriage, but a threat to the nation?

    Grover, C. G. & Soothill, K. L., 05/1999, In : The Sociological Review. 47, 2, p. 332-344 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  85. Published

    British serial killing : towards a structural explanation.

    Grover, C. G. & Soothill, K. L., 03/1999, Selected papers from the 1997 British Criminology Conference, Belfast. Brogden, M. (ed.). British Society of Criminology, Vol. 2.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter

  86. Published

    Market workfare : social security, social regulation and competitiveness in the 1990s.

    Grover, C. & Stewart, J., 01/1999, In : Journal of Social Policy. 28, 1, p. 73-96 24 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  87. 1998
  88. Published

    The public portrayal of rape sentencing: what the public learns of rape sentencing from newspapers

    Soothill, K. & Grover, C., 1998, In : Criminal Law Review. 7, p. 455-464 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  89. 1997
  90. Published

    A note on computer searches of newspapers

    Soothill, K. & Grover, C., 08/1997, In : Sociology. 31, 3, p. 591-596 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  91. 1996
  92. Published

    A murderous ‘underclass’? press reporting of sexually motivated murder

    Grover, C. & Soothill, K., 1996, In : The Sociological Review. 44, 3, p. 398-415 18 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  93. Published

    Ethnicity, the search for rapists and the press

    Grover, C. & Soothill, K., 1996, In : Ethnic and Racial Studies. 19, 3, p. 568-584 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  94. 1994
  95. Published

    Marital rape in the news

    Soothill, K. & Grover, C., 1994, In : Journal of Forensic Psychiatry. 5, 3, p. 539-549 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

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