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Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Social Sciences and Humanities D-index 42 Citations 12,282 143 World Ranking 2026 National Ranking 364

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Awards & Achievements

Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences, United Kingdom University of London

Overview

What is she best known for?

The fields of study she is best known for:

  • Law
  • World War II
  • Social science

Gender studies, Criminology, Domestic violence, Gender relations and Gender mainstreaming are her primary areas of study. Her work in Gender studies tackles topics such as Politics which are related to areas like Critical realism and Constitution. She interconnects Law, Legal practice, Conviction and Newspaper in the investigation of issues within Criminology.

Her Gender relations study also includes fields such as

  • Patriarchy which is related to area like Feminist theory, Positive economics, Unemployment and Citizenship,
  • Economic growth together with Political economy. Her Gender mainstreaming research incorporates elements of Mainstream and Feminism. Her studies deal with areas such as Intersectionality and Democracy as well as Social research.

Her most cited work include:

  • Gender Mainstreaming: Productive Tensions in Theory and Practice (459 citations)
  • Domestic violence, sexual assault and stalking: Findings from the British Crime Survey (421 citations)
  • Intersectionality: Multiple Inequalities in Social Theory: (305 citations)

What are the main themes of her work throughout her whole career to date?

Sylvia Walby mainly investigates Gender studies, Social science, Political economy, Criminology and Domestic violence. Her research in Patriarchy, Intersectionality, Gender relations, Feminist philosophy and Feminism are components of Gender studies. Her Social science study combines topics in areas such as Positive economics and Gender equality.

The Political economy study combines topics in areas such as Globalization, Restructuring and Politics. Her biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Modernity and Economic system. In her research, Sylvia Walby undertakes multidisciplinary study on Domestic violence and Social psychology.

She most often published in these fields:

  • Gender studies (24.12%)
  • Social science (21.61%)
  • Political economy (10.55%)

What were the highlights of her more recent work (between 2013-2021)?

  • Criminology (9.55%)
  • Domestic violence (9.05%)
  • Public relations (8.04%)

In recent papers she was focusing on the following fields of study:

Her primary areas of investigation include Criminology, Domestic violence, Public relations, Political economy and Social theory. Her research integrates issues of Terrorism, Commission and Seriousness in her study of Criminology. Her Femicide study, which is part of a larger body of work in Domestic violence, is frequently linked to Violent crime, Sexual violence, Official statistics and Social psychology, bridging the gap between disciplines.

She has researched Official statistics in several fields, including Crime reporting, Social work, Gender studies and Social constructionism. Her work deals with themes such as Corporate governance, Boundary, Democracy and Gender equality, which intersect with Political economy. In Social theory, Sylvia Walby works on issues like Social democracy, which are connected to Meaning and Epistemology.

Between 2013 and 2021, her most popular works were:

  • Is Violent Crime Increasing or Decreasing? a New Methodology to Measure Repeat Attacks Making Visible the Significance of Gender and Domestic Relations (69 citations)
  • Mainstreaming domestic and gender‐based violence into sociology and the criminology of violence (44 citations)
  • Untangling the concept of coercive control: Theorizing domestic violent crime: (40 citations)

In her most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Law
  • World War II
  • Social science

Her main research concerns Domestic violence, Criminology, Gender equality, Official statistics and Violent crime. Domestic violence combines with fields such as Context, Seriousness, Coercion, Repetition and Situational ethics in her investigation. Her research combines Operationalization and Criminology.

Her Gender equality research includes elements of Opposition, Resistance, Development economics and Austerity. Her Official statistics research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Social work, Gender studies, Social constructionism and Social theory. Her studies examine the connections between Violent crime and genetics, as well as such issues in Crime reporting, with regards to Social psychology.

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Best Publications

Domestic violence, sexual assault and stalking: Findings from the British Crime Survey

Sylvia Walby;Jonathan Allen.
(2004)

1136 Citations

Gender Mainstreaming: Productive Tensions in Theory and Practice

Sylvia Walby.
Social Politics: International Studies in Gender, State & Society (2005)

1056 Citations

Globalization and Inequalities: Complexity and Contested Modernities

Sylvia Walby.
(2009)

782 Citations

Intersectionality: Multiple Inequalities in Social Theory:

Sylvia Walby;Jo Armstrong;Sofia Strid.
Sociology (2012)

707 Citations

Complexity Theory, Systems Theory, and Multiple Intersecting Social Inequalities:

Sylvia Walby.
Philosophy of the Social Sciences (2007)

681 Citations

The European Union and Gender Equality: Emergent Varieties of Gender Regime

Sylvia Walby.
Social Politics: International Studies in Gender, State & Society (2004)

614 Citations

The Future of Feminism

Sylvia Walby.
(2011)

582 Citations

Sex crime in the news

Keith Soothill;Sylvia Walby.
(1991)

497 Citations

The Cost of Domestic Violence

Sylvia Walby.
(2004)

414 Citations

Contemporary British Society

Nicholas Abercrombie;A. Warde;R. Deem;Sue Penna.
(2000)

402 Citations

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