These case studies profile specific projects using participatory creative research methods from a range of disciplinary backgrounds including art and design, communication and media, geography, sociology and management.

This resource is intended to be of use to researchers interested in using these methods in the future.

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visual | making | experiential | object-based | writing

View individual case studies:

And the Doctor Said….. Jackie Reynolds, Staffordshire University

Cultural intermediation: connecting communities in the creative urban economy Paul Long, Birmingham City University

Forest and Film Club / Wild Films Courageously (Re)Present Sharon Watson, Birmingham City University

LEGO Identity study David Gauntlett, University of Westminster

Lone mothers and work: everyday experiences of social reproduction and economic production in the London Borough of Barnet Rosemary Gillman, University Of Nottingham

Media, community and the creative citizen: personal media ecology timelines Jerome Turner and Dave Harte, Birmingham City University

Mobile nodes: Mobile and locative media, everyday life and sense of place Didem Ozkul, University of Westminster

Narrative walking in the Birmingham canal-scape Zoë Millman, Birmingham City University

Perceptions of policing: the management of change within the police service Annette Crisp, De Montfort University Leicester

The Campaign for Objects in Purgatory Julia Keyte, Sheffield Hallam University

The Knitting Circle Amy Twigger Holroyd, Birmingham City University

The Moveable Museum of Found Objects Katie Smith and Dave Briggs, Creative Communities

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