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Research Output 1987 2020

2019

Ben Ali: the Tunisian autocrat who laid the foundations for his demise

Abbott, P., 7 Oct 2019, In : The Conversation.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Tunisia
popular uprising
Saudi Arabia
exile
Middle East
1 Citation (Scopus)

Beyond elections: perceptions of democracy in four Arab countries

Teti, A., Abbott, P. & Cavatorta, F., 2019, In : Democratization. 26, 4, p. 645-665 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Arab countries
election
democracy
political right
Tunisia
1 Citation (Scopus)
7 Downloads (Pure)

Corruption, Trust, Inclusion and Cohesion in North Africa and the Middle East

Sapsford, R., Tsourapas, G., Abbott, P. A. & Teti, A., Mar 2019, In : Applied Research in Quality of Life. 14, 1, p. 1-21 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
North Africa
group cohesion
Middle East
corruption
inclusion

Democratisation against Democracy: How the EU Fails the Middle East

Teti, A., Abbott, P. A., Talbot, V. & Maggiolini, P., 9 Sep 2019, (Accepted/In press) Palgrave Macmillan. (The European Union in International Affairs)

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Middle East
democratization
EU
democracy
EU policy

Marginalization

Abbott, P. & Sapsford, R., 13 Sep 2019, (Accepted/In press) Encyclopedia of Gerontology and Population Aging. Gu, D. & Dupre, M. E. (eds.). Springer

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary

Tunisians head for the polls amid dimming faith in democracy

Abbott, P., Teti, A. & Sapsford, R., 3 Sep 2019, In : The Conversation.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Polls
Democracy
Faith
Government
Uprising
2018

#OURTIMENOW: Improving Women's Lives in Rwanda Through Education

Abbott, P., 5 Mar 2018, London : The Fawcett Society.

Research output: Other contribution

Open Access

Al-Sisi set for empty victory in Egypt as signs of unrest grow across the region

Abbott, P., 26 Mar 2018, In : The Conversation.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2 Citations (Scopus)
18 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
small-scale farming
apiculture
Kenya
case studies
beekeepers
4 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
policy of recognition
health
learning
income

Critical Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) Challenges in Rwanda

Tsinda, A. & Abbott, P., 25 Oct 2018, SSRN, 11 p.

Research output: Working paper

Open Access
hygiene
sanitation
water
sustainable development
urban area
1 Citation (Scopus)

Improving sanitation in informal settlements of East African cities: hybrid of market and state-led approaches

Tsinda, A., Abbott, P., Chenoweth, J., Pedley, S. & Kwizera, M., Feb 2018, In : International Journal of Water Resources Development . 34, 2, p. 229-244 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

informal settlement
sanitation
market
qualitative research
resident
Open Access
Gabon
Central Africa
Democratic Republic of the Congo
biodiversity
legislation
Open Access
Botswana
Southern Africa
biodiversity
legislation
management

The Arab Uprisings in Egypt, Jordan and Tunisia: Social, Political and Economic Transformations

Teti, A., Abbott, P. A. & Cavatorta, F., 2018, 1st ed. London : Palgrave Macmillan. 142 p. (Reform and Transition in the Mediterranean)

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Tunisia
Jordan
Egypt
regime
economics

The Decent Society Index Mark 2: (1) Constructing the Index

Sapsford, R., Abbott, P. & Wallace, C., 22 Feb 2018, SSRN, 28 p. (SSRN Research Paper Series).

Research output: Working paper

Open Access
USSR
profit
welfare
Society
resident
1 Citation (Scopus)
tide
politics
political right
revolt
dictatorship

Women, Land and Empowerment in Rwanda

Abbott, P., Mugisha, R. & Sapsford, R., Aug 2018, In : Journal of International Development. 30, 6, p. 1006-1022 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rwanda
empowerment
domestic partnership
proportion of women
constitutional state
2017

Arab Publics Continue to See Women as Second-Class Citizens

Teti, A. & Abbott, P. A., 29 May 2017

Research output: Non-textual formWebsite, Blog, Social Media

citizen
12 Downloads (Pure)

Arab Transformations Survey Data

Abbott, P. A., Teti, A. & Sapsford, R., 1 Apr 2017

Research output: Non-textual formDatabase

File

Case Study: Empowerment approaches to Food Poverty in North East Scotland

D'Ambruoso, L., Abbott, P. A., Douglas, F., Macpherson, E. & Okpo, E., 26 Aug 2017, The Shaping Health programme on Learning from international experience on approaches to community power, participation and decision-making in health. D’Ambruoso, L., Abbott, P., Douglas, F., McPherson, E. & Okpo, E. (eds.). Aberdeen University Press, p. 1-52 52 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingOther contribution

Open Access
Open Access
5 Downloads (Pure)

Corruption, Cohesion and the Rule of Law

Sapsford, R., Tsourapas, G. & Abbott, P. A., 28 May 2017, Aberdeen: Elsevier, p. 1-18, 18 p. (Arab Transformations Working Paper; no. 15).

Research output: Working paper

Open Access
File
constitutional state
group cohesion
corruption
anger
social cohesion
Open Access
empowerment
equality
Tunisia
gender
Morocco

Iraq after ISIS: Continued conflict or rebuilding beyond ethno-sectarian identities?

Teti, A., Abbott, P. & Dagher, M., 12 Aug 2017, openDemocracy.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

Open Access
Iraq
13 Citations (Scopus)

Learning from Success: How Rwanda Achieved the Millennium Development Goals for Health

Abbott, P. A., Sapsford, R. & Binagwaho, A., Apr 2017, In : World Development . 92, p. 103-116 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rwanda
learning
health
community health worker
genocide

Perceptions of EU Foreign Policy in the MENA Region

Teti, A. & Abbott, P. A., 12 Aug 2017, Open Democracy.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

Open Access
2 Citations (Scopus)
6 Downloads (Pure)

Socially Inclusive Development: The Foundations for Decent Societies in East and Southern Africa

Abbott, P. A., Wallace, C. & Sapsford, R., Dec 2017, In : Applied Research in Quality of Life. 12, 4, p. 813-839 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
East Africa
Southern Africa
society
social process
World Bank

What Do People in Arab Countries Want? Conceptions of Democracy

Teti, A. & Abbott, P. A., 12 Aug 2017, Open Democracy.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

Open Access

What do people in the Arab countries want? Conceptions of democracy

Teti, A. & Abbott, P., 12 Aug 2017, openDemocracy.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

Open Access
conception of democracy
Arab countries
political right
civil rights
Arab
2016
14 Downloads (Pure)

Arab Transformations Longitudinal Data base

Abbott, P. A., Teti, A., Sapsford, R. & Lomazzi, V., 1 Sep 2016

Research output: Non-textual formDatabase

Open Access
File

Biodiversity informatics in Eastern Africa: Status, drivers and barriers

Tsinda, A., Mugisha, R., Mutesi, L., Bizoza, A., Keyitesi, E. & Abbott, P. A., Jul 2016, In : Journal for Nature Conservation . 32, p. 67-80 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

32 Citations (Scopus)

Impact of nonoptimal intakes of saturated, polyunsaturated, and trans fat on global burdens of coronary heart disease

Wang, Q., Afshin, A., Yakoob, M. Y., Singh, G. M., Rehm, C. D., Khatibzadeh, S., Micha, R., Shi, P., Mozaffarian, D., Ezzati, M., Fahimi, S., Wirojratana, P., Powles, J., Elmadfa, I., Rao, M., Alpert, W., Lim, S. S., Engell, R. E., Andrews, K. G., Abbott, P. A. & 96 others, Abdollahi, M., Abeyá Gilardon, E. O., Ahsan, H., Al Nsour, M. A. A., Al-Hooti, S. N., Arambepola, C., Fernando, D. N., Barennes, H., Barquera, S., Baylin, A., Becker, W., Bjerregaard, P., Bourne, L. T., Capanzana, M. V., Castetbon, K., Chang, H. Y., Chen, Y., Cowan, M. J., Riley, L. M., De Henauw, S., Ding, E. L., Duante, C. A., Duran, P., Barbieri, H. E., Farzadfar, F., Hadziomeragic, A. F., Fisberg, R. M., Forsyth, S., Garriguet, D., Gaspoz, J. M., Gauci, D., Calleja, N., Ginnela, B. N. V., Guessous, I., Gulliford, M. C., Hadden, W., Haerpfer, C., Hoffman, D. J., Houshiar-Rad, A., Huybrechts, I., Hwalla, N. C., Ibrahim, H. M., Inoue, M., Jackson, M. D., Johansson, L., Keinan-Boker, L., Kim, C. I., Koksal, E., Lee, H. J., Li, Y., Lipoeto, N. I., Ma, G., Mangialavori, G. L., Matsumura, Y., McGarvey, S. T., Fen, C. M., Monge-Rojas, R. A., Musaiger, A. O., Nagalla, B., Naska, A., Ocke, M. C., Oltarzewski, M., Szponar, L., Orfanos, P., Ovaskainen, M. L., Tapanainen, H., Pan, W. H., Panagiotakos, D. B., Pekcan, G. A., Petrova, S., Piaseu, N., Pitsavos, C., Posada, L. G., Sánchez-Romero, L. M., Selamat, R. B. T., Sharma, S., Sibai, A. M., Sichieri, R., Simmala, C., Steingrimsdottir, L., Swan, G., Sygnowska, E. H., Templeton, R., Thanopoulou, A., Thorgeirsdóttir, H., Thorsdottir, I., Trichopoulou, A., Tsugane, S., Turrini, A., Vaask, S., van Oosterhout, C., Veerman, J. L., Verena, N., Waskiewicz, A., Zaghloul, S. & Zajkás, G., 2016, In : Journal of the American Heart Association. 5, 1, e002891.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Coronary Disease
Fats
Uncertainty
Mortality
Oils
4 Citations (Scopus)

The Decent Society. Planning for Social Quality

Abbott, P. A., Wallace, C. & Sapsford, R., May 2016, Routledge Taylor & Francis Group. 174 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

The Promise and the Reality: Women's Rights in Rwanda

Abbott, P. A. & Malunda, D., 30 Nov 2016, In : African Journal of International and Comparative Law. 24, 4, p. 561-581 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rwanda
women's rights
genocide
empowerment
equality
8 Citations (Scopus)
9 Downloads (Pure)

The Quality of Society and Life Satisfaction in China

Abbott, P. A., Wallace, C., Lin, K. & Haerpfer, C., Jun 2016, In : Social Indicators Research. 127, 2, p. 653-670 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
China
Quality of Life
Social Change
empowerment
Economics
2015
7 Citations (Scopus)

Access to improved sanitation facilities in low-income informal settlements of East African cities

Okurut, K., Kulabako, R., Abbott, P. A., Adogo, J., Chenoweth, J., Pedley, S., Tsinda, A. & Charles, K., 2015, In : Journal of Water, Sanitation and Hygiene for Development. 5, 1, p. 89-99 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

informal settlement
sanitation
income
city
urban area
sanitation
informal settlement
capital city
water
train
1 Citation (Scopus)

A critical evaluation of rwanda’s potential to achieve the millennium development goals for clean water and sanitation

Abbott, P., Tsinda, A., Sapsford, R. & Rwirahira, J., Mar 2015, In : Journal of Water Sanitation and Hygiene for Development. 5, 1, p. 136-142 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rwanda
Sanitation
sanitation
water
Water
15 Citations (Scopus)

'Education at our school is not free': the hidden costs of fee-free schooling in Rwanda

Williams, T. P., Abbott, P. A. & Mupenzi, A., 2015, In : Compare: A Journal of International and Comparative Education . 45, 6, p. 931-952 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rwanda
fee
costs
teachers' association
school
115 Citations (Scopus)
5 Downloads (Pure)

Global, regional, and national consumption of sugar-sweetened beverages, fruit juices, and milk: A systematic assessment of beverage intake in 187 countries

Singh, G. M., Micha, R., Khatibzadeh, S., Shi, P., Lim, S., Andrews, K. G., Engell, R. E., Ezzati, M., Mozaffarian, D., Fahimi, S., Powles, J., Elmadfa, I., Rao, M., Wirojratana, P., Abbott, P. A., Abdollahi, M., Gilardon, E. A., Ahsan, H., Al Nsour, M. A. A., Al-Hooti, S. N. & 31 others, Arambepola, C., Arennes, H., Arquera, S., Aylin, A., Becker, W., Bjerregaard, P., Bourne, L. T., Calleja, N., Capanzana, M. V., Castetbon, K., Chang, H. Y., Chen, Y., Cowan, M. J., De Henauw, S., Ding, E. L., Duante, C. A., Duran, P., Arbieri, H. E., Farzadfar, F., Fernando, D. N., Hadziomeragic, A. F., Fisberg, R. M., Forsyth, S., Garriguet, D., Gaspoz, J. M., Gauci, D., Ginnela, B. N. V., Guessous, I., Gulliford, M. C., Haerpfer, C. & Global Burden of Diseases Nutrition and Chronic Diseases Expert Group (NutriCoDE), 5 Aug 2015, In : PloS ONE. 10, 8, e0124845.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Fruit juices
Beverages
fruit juices
Sugars
beverages
4 Citations (Scopus)

Overcoming poverty and inequality: Rwanda's progress towards the MDGs

Abbott, P. A., Sapsford, R. & Rwirahira, J., 2015, In : Development in Practice . 25, 7, p. 921-934 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rwanda
poverty
hunger
genocide
farm
3 Citations (Scopus)

Rwanda's Potential to Achieve the MDG's for Health

Abbott, P. A., Sapsford, R. & Rwirahira, J., Jun 2015, In : World Medical and Health Policy . 7, 2, p. 101-120 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rwanda
Genocide
Growth Disorders
Anti-HIV Agents
Food
12 Citations (Scopus)

Rwanda's potential to achieve the millennium development goals for education

Abbott, P. A., Sapsford, R. & Rwirahira, J., Jan 2015, In : International Journal of Educational Development . 40, p. 117-125 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rwanda
primary school
education
school attendance
literacy
9 Citations (Scopus)

Sanitation Markets in Urban Informal Settlements of East Africa

Tsinda, A., Abbott, P. A. & Chenoweth, J., Oct 2015, In : Habitat International. 40, p. 21-29 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)
1 Downloads (Pure)

Trust in Post-Soviet Countries, Ten Years On

Sapsford, R., Abbott, P. A., Haerpfer, C. & Wallace, C., 2015, In : European Politics and Society. 16, 4, p. 523-539 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

USSR
Moldova
Kyrgyzstan
Armenia
new building
33 Downloads (Pure)

Two-Speed Britain: rural Internet Use

Farrington, J., Philip, L. J., Cottrill, C. D., Abbott, P. A., Blank, G. & Dutton, W., Aug 2015, Aberdeen University Press. 56 p.

Research output: Book/ReportScholarly Edition

Open Access
File
Internet
rural area
digital divide
urban area
evidence

What is a Decent Society?

Abbott, P. A., Wallace, C. & Sapsford, R., 2015, Measuring and Reporting on Europeans' Wellbeing: Findings from the European Social Survey. ESS, ERIC, p. 10-11 2 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
2014
14 Citations (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
European Union
prosperity
Economics
economics
economic factors