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Dr Carolyn Downs

Senior Lecturer

  1. 2004
  2. Published

    The Business Letters of Daniel Eccleston of Lancaster (1745–1821): Trade, Commerce, and Marine Insurance in Late-Eighteenth-Century Liverpool, Lancaster, and Whitehaven

    Downs, C., 1/03/2004, In: Northern History. 41, 1, p. 129-148 20 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  3. 2006
  4. Published

    Daniel Eccleston of Lancaster 1745-1821: a man not afraid to stand on the shoulders of giants

    Downs, C., 1/03/2006, In: Quaker Studies. 10, 2, p. 203-242 30 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  5. 2008
  6. Published

    The changing face of gambling: the Gambling Act (2005) and working class gambling cultures

    Downs, C., 2008, Relocating the leisure society: media, consumption and spaces . Caudwell, J., Redhead, S. & Tomlinson, A. (eds.). Eastbourne: Leisure Studies Association, Vol. 101. p. 97-121 25 p.

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

  7. 2009
  8. Published

    A social, economic and cultural history of bingo (1906-2005): the role of gambling in the lives of working women

    Downs, C., 2009, Saarbrücken: VDM Verlag. 349 p.

    Research output: Book/Report/ProceedingsBook

  9. Published

    Gambling and debt pathfinder study

    Downs, C. M. & Woolrych, R., 10/2009, Manchester: Manchester Metropolitan University RIHSC. 124 p.

    Research output: Book/Report/ProceedingsCommissioned report

  10. 2010
  11. Published

    Mass gambling: the Mass Observation Archive and popular leisure

    Downs, C., 2010, Recording leisure lives: sports, games and pastimes in 20th century Britain . Snape, R. & Pusard, H. (eds.). Eastbourne: Leisure Studies Association, Vol. 107. p. 117-138 22 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNConference contribution/Paperpeer-review

  12. Published

    Two fat ladies at the seaside: the place of gambling in working-class holidays

    Downs, C., 2010, Recording leisure lives: holidays and tourism in 20th century Britain. Snape, R. & Smith, D. (eds.). Eastbourne: Leisure Studies Association, Vol. 112. p. 51-73 23 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNConference contribution/Paperpeer-review

  13. Published

    Young people playing with risk: social networking and the normalisation of gambling behaviours

    Downs, C., 2010, Leisure experiences: space, place and performance. Stuart-Hoyle, M. & Lovell, J. (eds.). Eastbourne: Leisure Studies Association, Vol. 109. p. 25-47 22 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNConference contribution/Paperpeer-review

  14. Published

    Gambling and debt: the hidden impacts on family and work life

    Downs, C. & Woolrych, R., 1/08/2010, In: Community, Work and Family. 13, 3, p. 311-328 18 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  15. Published

    Gambling and social responsibility

    Downs, C., 30/08/2010, In: Community, Work and Family. 13, 3, p. 253-255 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorialpeer-review

  16. Published

    Mecca and the birth of commercial bingo 1958–70: a case study

    Downs, C., 12/2010, In: Business History. 52, 7, p. 1086-1106 21 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  17. 2011
  18. Published

    Pirates, death and disaster: maintaining an Atlantic trade network in late-eighteenth century England

    Downs, C., 2011, Cosmopolitan Networks in Commerce and Society. Gestrich, A. & Schulte-Beerbuhl, M. (eds.). London: German Historical Institute London, p. 343-377 35 p.

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

  19. Published

    Playing in a Virtual Bedroom: youth leisure in the Facebook generation

    Downs, C., 07/2011, Children, youth and lesiure. Jeanes, R. & Magee, J. (eds.). Leisure Studies Association, p. 15-31 17 p. (LSA Publication; no. 113).

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

  20. 2014
  21. Published

    Eliemental: identifying the socio-cultural barriers to entrepreneurship

    Downs, C. & Lazuras, L., 2014, Lancaster University. 25 p.

    Research output: Book/Report/ProceedingsOther report

  22. Published

    Working class gambling entrepreneurs

    Downs, C., 1/03/2014, Work and society: places, spaces and identities. Taylor, P. & Wagg, P. (eds.). Issues in the Social Sciences ed. Chester: University of Chester, Vol. 9.

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

  23. 2015
  24. Published

    Gambling on debt: problem gamblers strategies for concealing deviant identities

    Downs, C., 2015. 22 p.

    Research output: Contribution to conference - Without ISBN/ISSN Conference paperpeer-review

  25. Unpublished

    Inclusive entrepreneurship: learning from the Eliemental Project

    Downs, C., 2015, (Unpublished).

    Research output: Contribution to conference - Without ISBN/ISSN Conference paper

  26. Published
  27. Published

    Mind the skills gap: the role of enterprise education in developing enterprise amongst socially marginalised groups

    Downs, C., 18/06/2015.

    Research output: Contribution to conference - Without ISBN/ISSN Conference paperpeer-review

  28. Published

    Selling hope: gambling entrepreneurs in Britain 1906–1960

    Downs, C., 10/2015, In: Journal of Business Research. 68, 10, p. 2207-2213 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  29. 2017
  30. Published

    Networks, trust and risk mitigation during the American revolutionary war: a case study

    Downs, C. M., 05/2017, In: Economic History Review. 70, 2, p. 509-528 20 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  31. 2018
  32. Published

    Muted Masculinities – ethical and personal challenges for male qualitative researchers interviewing women

    Downs, C. M., Hassan, M. F. & Gatrell, C., 2018, The SAGE Handbook of Qualitative Business and Management Research Methods. Cassell, C., Cunliffe, A. & Grandy, G. (eds.). London: Sage

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

  33. Unpublished

    Perform or perish: Understanding the link between performance management systems and ethical behaviours

    D'souza, S., Zhang, H. & Downs, C. M., 2018, (Unpublished).

    Research output: Contribution to conference - Without ISBN/ISSN Conference paperpeer-review

  34. Published

    Seeing Workplace As A Learning Space: A Call For Developing Critical Work-Based Learning (WBL) Pedagogy

    Downs, C. M., Mughal, F. & Shah, S. U., 2018.

    Research output: Contribution to conference - Without ISBN/ISSN Conference paperpeer-review

  35. 2019
  36. Published

    The Paradox of Work-Placement Identity: Exploring the Challenges of Role Transition from Students to Interns in the Workplace

    Mughal, F., Shah, U. & Downs, C., 11/06/2019.

    Research output: Contribution to conference - Without ISBN/ISSN Conference paperpeer-review

  37. 2020
  38. Published

    A survey on the training needs of caregivers in five European countries

    Pavlidis, G., Downs, C., Kalinowski, B., Zwiatek-Barylska, I., Lazuras, L., Ypsilanti, A. & Tsatali, M., 27/02/2020, In: Journal of Nursing Management. 28, 2, p. 385-398 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  39. Published

    Improving Sustainability and Encouraging Innovation in Traditional Craft Sectors: the Case of Sri Lankan Handloom Industry

    Wanniarachchi, T., Dissanayake, K. & Downs, C., 1/06/2020, In: Research Journal of Textile and Apparel. 24, 2, p. 111-130 20 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  40. Published

    Open letter from UK based academic scientists to the secretaries of state for digital, culture, media and sport and for health and social care regarding the need for independent funding for the prevention and treatment of gambling harms

    Wardle, H., Banks, J., Bebbington, P., Blank, L., Bowden Jones Obe, H., Bramley, S., Bunn, C., Casey, E., Cassidy, R., Chamberlain, S. R., Close, J., Critchlow, N., Dobbie, F., Downs, C., Dymond, S., Fino, E., Goyder, E., Gray, C., Griffiths, M., Grindrod, P. & 28 others, Hogan, L., Hoon, A., Hunt, K., James, R., John, B., Manthorpe, J., McCambridge, J., McDaid, D., McKee, M., McManus, S., Moss, A., Norrie, C., Nutt, D. J., Orford, J., Pryce, R., Purves, R., Reith, G., Roberts, A., Roberts, E., Roderique-Davies, G., Rogers, J., Rogers, R. D., Sharman, S., Strang, J., Tunney, R., Turner, J., West, R. & Zendle, D., 1/07/2020, In: BMJ. 370, 2 p., m2613.

    Research output: Contribution to journalLetterpeer-review

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