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Graeme Nixon, Dr

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  • 15 Citations
20062019
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Research Output 2006 2019

2019

Mindful Heroes: Stories of Journeys that Have Changed Lives

Barrett, T. (ed.), Harris, V. (ed.) & Nixon, G. (ed.), 11 Jul 2019, 1 ed. Aberdeen: Inspired by Learning. 310 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

community work
love
Sports
art
health

Mindfulness and Liminality - watching thoughts become thinking

Nixon, G., 12 Jun 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceOther

Buddhism
secularization
identity formation
individualism
consciousness

The Demographics of RE teachers in England and Scotland in 2017: An Empirical Study

Smith, D. R., Pearce, J. & Nixon, G., 9 May 2019, (Unpublished).

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

2018

Are you READY? Diversity and Religious Education across Europe

Schreiner, P., von Bromson, K., Fischer, M., Ivkovits, H., Kliemann, P., Leganger-Krogstad, H., Miedema, S., Niemi, K., Nixon, G., Olschewski, J., Panjwani, F., Pearce, J., Savill, J., Schreiner, P., Schilling, C., Smith, D. R. & Stones, A., 30 Sep 2018, 1 ed. Munster/New York: Waxmann. 144 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

1 Citation (Scopus)
8 Downloads (Pure)

Bad Religion as False Religion: An Empirical Study of UK Religious Education Teachers’ Essentialist Religious Discourse

Smith, D. R., Nixon, G. & Pearce, J., 15 Nov 2018, In : Religions. 9, 11, 19 p., 361.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
religious education
Religion
discourse
teacher
Empirical Study
3 Citations (Scopus)
religious education
withdrawal
primary school
secondary school
school

Good and bad religion: resisting essentialist discourse

Nixon, G., Smith, D. R. & Pearce, J., 7 Mar 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Essentialist
Discourse
Religion
Religious Education
Conceptualization

How RE teachers see religion - and why it can be bad for pupils

Smith, D. R., Nixon, G. & Pearce, J., 14 Dec 2018, In : The Conversation.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mindfulness - The Full Catastrophe

Nixon, G., 12 Jul 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Mindfulness
Catastrophe
Criticism
Religion
Temper
2017

Religious Education and Diversity (the READY project)

Nixon, G., 25 Apr 2017.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

religious education
teacher
educational institution
educational policy
multicultural society

Schools and the Sanitising of Religion: Bad Religion as False Religion

Smith, D. R., Nixon, G. & Pearce, J., 5 Aug 2017.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Religion
Islam
Buddhism
Religious Education
Christianity

Secular Mindfulness?

Nixon, G., 18 Jun 2017.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Mindfulness
Wisdom

Secular Mindfulness and the possibility of naturalistic spirituality

Nixon, G., 25 Feb 2017.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Spirituality
Mindfulness
Religion
Criticism
Aberdeen
2016

Mindfulness

Nixon, G. & McMurtry, D. C., 1 Jun 2016, Mental Health and Well-Being in the Learning and Teaching Environment . Martin, C., Fleming, M. & Smith, H. (eds.). Auctermuchty: Swan and Horn, p. 289-301 13 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1 Citation (Scopus)

Studies in mindfulness: widening the field for all involved in pastoral care

Nixon, G., McMurtry, D., Craig, L., Nevejan, A. & Regan-Addis, H., 2016, In : Pastoral Care in Education. 34, 3, p. 167-183 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pastoral Care
Mindfulness
Students
Education
student
2015

Mindfulness and Empowerment

Nixon, G., 7 Oct 2015.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

empowerment
2013

Mindfulness, self-compassion and the anatomy of love

Nixon, G., 23 Aug 2013.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Mindfulness
Religious Education
Compassion

Religious and Moral Education (Primary)

Nixon, G., 2013, Scottish Education: Fourth Edition: Referendum. Bryce, T., Humes, W., Gillies, D. & Kennedy, A. (eds.). Fourth ed. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, p. 492-496 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Religious and Moral Education (Secondary)

Nixon, G., Aug 2013, Scottish Education: Fourth Edition: Referendum. Bryce, T., Humes, W., Gillies, D. & Kennedy, A. (eds.). Fourth ed. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, p. 640-645 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Religious Education
Philosophy
Education
Educational Change
Reflective
2012

Key Note 3: Mindfulness

Nixon, G., 23 Jun 2012.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

meditation
school
education

Mindfulness as a Thinking Skill for a Distracted Generation

Nixon, G., 21 Feb 2012.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

self-regulation
empathy
Sports
medicine
business management

The emergence of philosophy in Scottish secondary school Religious Education

Nixon, G., 6 Nov 2012, In : Koers- Bulletin for Christian Scholarship. 77, 1, p. 1-13 13 p., 26.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

religious education
secondary school
secularization
paradigm
philosophy
2011

The Emergence of Philosophy in Scottish Secondary School Religious Education

Nixon, G., 2 Jun 2011.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

religious education
secondary school
secularization
paradigm
philosophy
2010
4 Citations (Scopus)

The move to faculty middle management structures in Scottish secondary schools: a case study

Anderson, C. & Nixon, G., 2010, In : School Leadership & Management. 30, 3, p. 249-263 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

secondary school
management
probationer
teacher
grouping
2009
religious education
education
moral education
secularization
education curriculum
6 Citations (Scopus)
8 Downloads (Pure)

Scallops, schools and scholars: reflections on the emergence of a research-oriented learning project

Gray, D. S., Graham, A., Dewhurst, Y., Kirkpatrick, G., MacDougall, L., Nicol, S. & Nixon, G., Nov 2009, In : Journal of Education for Teaching. 35, 4, p. 425-440 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
small group research
hermeneutics
research process
school
learning
2008

From RE to RMPS: The case for the Philosophication of Religious Education in Scotland

Nixon, G., 2008, In : Education in the North. 16, 1, p. 1-17 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Religious Education
Philosophy
Scotland
Moral Education
Documentary

Religious and Moral Education

Nixon, G., 1 Aug 2008, Scottish Education : Beyond Devolution. Bryce, T. & Humes, W. (eds.). 3rd ed. Edinburgh, United Kingdom: Edinburgh University Press, p. 557-561 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

moral education
religious education
secondary school

The impact of Postmodernity on teaching within the context of Religious Education.

Nixon, G., 28 Aug 2008.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Postmodernity
Teaching
Religious Education
Scotland
Education
probationer
religious education
secondary school
teacher
management
2007
actor-network-theory
small group research
teacher
hermeneutics
research process
2006

The Emergence of Philosophy for Children

Nixon, G., 7 Nov 2006.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Philosophy for children
Philosophy
Intentions
Field Research
Teaching philosophy