Publications.

Books

  • Goodwin, J., Hughes, J. and Hughes, K. (eds) (forthcoming) Contemporary Approaches to Ethnographic Research, four volumes, Sage Benchmarks in Social Research Methods Series. London: Sage.

Journal articles

  • Hughes, K., Goodwin, J. and Hughes, J. (2016) 'Documenti e reperti umani come figurazioni'. CAMBIO: Rivista sulle trasformazioni socialiJournal of Social Transformations, 6(11): 123–138. http://dx.doi.org/10.13128/cambio-18788
  • Goodwin, J., Hughes, J. and O'Connor, H. (2016) 'Return to Winston Parva: Starting to Reconstruct The Established and the Outsiders ‘From the Margins’. Historical Social Research, 40(1): 8–18.
  • Hughes, J. and Goodwin, J. (2016) 'Established–Outsider Relations and Figurational Analysis'. Historical Social Research, 40(1): 7–17.
  • Hughes, J., Simpson, R., Slutskaya, N., Simpson, A. and Hughes, K. (2016) 'Beyond the Symbolic: A Relational Approach to Dirty Work through a Study of Refuse Collectors and Street Cleaners'. Work, Employment and Society, 31(1): 106–122.
  • Slutskaya, N., Simpson, R., Hughes, J., Simpson, A. and Uygur, S. (2016) 'Masculinity and class in the context of dirty work'. Gender, Work and Organisation, 23(2): 165–182.
  • Slutskaya, M., Hughes, J., Simpson, A. and Valseechi, R. (2015) 'Future avenues and challenges of exploring complex personhood'. Qualitative Research in Organisations and Management, 10(4): 314–319.
  • Hughes, J. (2015) 'Looking elsewhere: Howard S. Becker as organizational sociologist'. Organization, 22(6): 769–787.
  • Hughes, J. (2014) 'A füst számüzése a dohányzásból: e-cigaretták, önszabályozás, társdalmi szabályozás és civilizációs folyamatok' (The erasure of smoke from smoking: e-cigarettes, self-regulation, social regulation and civilising processes'). Erdélyi Társadalom, 12(2): 123–142.
  • Goodwin, J., Hadas, M., Hughes, J., Plugor, R. (2014) 'Bevezetés: Norbert Elias és a folyamatszociológia' (Introduction: Norbert Elias and Process Sociology). Erdélyi Társadalom, 12(2): 9–18.
  • Hughes, J. (2014) 'E-cigarettes and the "civilising" of smoking'. Cambio, 4(7): 169–181.
  • Simpson, A., Slutskaya, N., Hughes, J. and Simpson, R. (2014) 'The use of ethnography to explore meanings that refuse collectors attach to their work'. Qualitative Research in Organizations and Management, 9(3): 183–200.
  • Jugureanu, A., Hughes, J. and Hughes, K. (2014) 'Towards a developmental sociology of happiness', Sociological Research Online, 19(2) 2. http://www.socresonline.org.uk/19/2/2.html
  • Simpson, R., Hughes, J., Slutskaya, N. and Balta, M. (2014) 'Sacrifice and distinction in dirty work: men’s construction of meaning in the butcher trade'. Work, Employment and Society, 28(5): 754–770.
  • Hughes, J. (2013) 'Norbert Elias and the habits of good sociology', Human Figurations, 2(1). [Click on this link for online access via publisher]
  • Hughes, J. and Goodwin, J. (2013) 'Drawing Elias – sketches from four interviews', Human Figurations, 2(2). [Click on this link for online access via publisher]
  • Slutskaya, N., Hughes, J. and Simpson, A. (2012) 'Lessons from photoelicitation: encouraging working men to speak', Qualitative Research in Organizations and Management, 7(1): 16–33. [Click on this link for online access via publisher]
  • Hughes, J., Rohloff, A., David, M. and Petley, J. (2011) 'Foreword: moral panics in the contemporary world', Crime, Media, Culture, 7(3): 211–214. [Click on this link for online access via publisher]
  • David, M., Rohloff, A., Petley, J. and Hughes, J. (2011) 'The idea of moral panic – ten dimensions of dispute', Crime, Media, Culture, 7(3): 215–228. [Click on this link for online access via publisher]
  • Goodwin, J. and Hughes, J. (2011) 'Ilya Neustadt, Norbert Elias and the Leicester department: personal correspondence and the history of sociology in Britain', British Journal of Sociology, 62(4): 677–695. [Click on this link for online access via publisher]
  • Simpson, R., Slutskaya, N. and Hughes, J. (2011) 'Emotional dimensions of dirty work: men's encounter with taint in the butcher trade', International Journal of Work Organisation and Emotion, 4(2): 195–212. [Click on this link for online access via publisher]
  • Hughes, J. (2010) 'Emotional intelligence: Elias, Foucault and the reflexive emotional self', Foucault Studies, Number 8: 28–52. [Click on this link for online access via publisher]
  • Hughes, J. (2005) 'Bringing emotion to work: emotional intelligence, resistance and the reinvention of Character', Work, Employment and Society, 19(3): 603–635. [Click on this link for online access via publisher]
  • Seow, C. and Hughes, J. (2005) 'Guest editorial', The Journal of Workplace Learning, 17(5/6): 273–275.
  • Hughes, J. (2001) 'The learning organisation: what is it? Does it constitute a useful set of ideas for the HRD practitioner?', International Journal of Applied Human Resource Management, 2(2): 109–122.
  • Hughes, J. (2001) 'Getting Emotional: The Learning Organisation and Emotional Intelligence', International Journal of Applied Human Resource Management, 2(3): 12–29.

Book chapters

  • Hughes, J. (2017) 'Norbert Elias and Process Sociology', in Stones, R. (ed.) Key Sociological Thinkers, third edition (London: Macmillan).
  • Hughes, J. (2014) 'E-cigarettes and the "civilising" of smoking'. Chapter 7, pp. 93–110 of A. Ohira (ed.) Norbert Elias as Social Theorist: Figurational Sociology and its Applications. Tokyo: DTP Publishing.
  • Hughes, J. and Goodwin, J. (2014) 'Human Documents as Figurations', in Hughes, Jason and Goodwin, John (eds) Documentary and Archival Research, four volumes, Sage Benchmarks in Social Research Methods Series (London: Sage).
  • Rohloff, A., Hughes, J., Petley, J. and Cricher, C. (2013) 'Moral Panics in the Contemporary World: Enduring Controversies and Future Directions', in Critcher, Chas, Hughes, Jason, Petley, Julian and Rohloff, Amanda (eds) Moral Panics in the Contemporary World (London: Bloomsbury Academic), pp. 1–32.
  • Malcolm, D., Mansfield, L. and Hughes, Jason (2013) 'Norbert Elias', in Blackshaw, Tony (ed.) Routledge Handbook of Leisure Studies (London: Routledge).
  • Hughes, J. (2012) 'Editor's introduction: Visual Methods', in Hughes, Jason (ed.) Visual Methods, four volumes, Sage Benchmarks in Social Research Methods Series (London: Sage). pp. xxi–xlv.
  • Hughes, J. (2012) 'Editor’s introduction: Internet Research Methods', in Hughes, Jason (ed.) Internet Research Methods, four volumes, Sage Benchmarks in Social Research Methods Series (London: Sage), pp. xxi–xli.
  • Simpson, R. Slutskaya, N. and Hughes, J. (2012) 'Gendering and Embodying Dirty Work: Men Managing Taint in the Context of Nursing Care', in Simpson, Ruth, Slutskaya, Natasha and Hopfl, H. (eds) Dirty Work: Concepts and Identities (London: Palgrave), pp. 165–181.
  • Hughes, J. (2010) 'Os Hábitos da Boa Sociologia' [The Habits of Good Sociology], in de Souza, E. F., Simões, J. L. and Figueiredo Lucena, R. (eds) Escritos a Partir de Norbert Elias, volume 2 (Recife-PE: Editoria Da UFPE).
  • Hughes, J. (2009) '"Corações Inteligentes": Intelligencia Emocional, Trabalho Emocional e Informalização' ['"Intelligent Hearts": Emotional Intelligence, Emotional Labour and Informalisation’], in Gebara, A. and Wouters, C. (eds) O Controle Das Emoções (Paraíba: UFBP), pp. 135–163.
  • Hughes, J. (2007) 'Norbert Elias and Process Sociology', in Stones, R. (ed.) Key Sociological Thinkers, second edition (London: Macmillan).
  • Hughes, J., Jewson, N. and Unwin, L. (2007) ‘Communities of Practice: An Idea Whose Time Has Come?' in Hughes, J., Jewson, N. and Unwin, L. (eds.) Communities of Practice: Critical Perspectives (London: Routledge).
  • Hughes, J. (2007) 'Lost in Translation: Communities of Practice — The Journey from Academic Model to Practitioner Tool', in Hughes, J., Jewson, N. and Unwin, L. (eds) Communities of Practice: Critical Perspectives (London: Routledge).
  • Jewson, N., Hughes, J. and Unwin, L. (2007) 'The Future for Communities of Practice', in Hughes, Jason, Jewson, N. and Unwin, L. (eds) Communities of Practice: Critical Perspectives (London: Routledge).
  • Hughes, J. (2006) 'Smoking', in Ritzer, George (ed.) The Blackwell Encyclopedia of Sociology (London: Blackwell).
  • Hughes, J. (2005) 'Tobacco: Social and Cultural Uses', in Goodman, J., Norton, M. and Parascandola, M. (eds) Tobacco in History and Culture: An Encyclopaedia (Detroit, MI: Charles Scribner's Sons), pp. 551–568.
  • Hughes, J. (2005) 'Snuff', in Goodman, J., Norton, M. and Parascandola, M. (eds) Tobacco in History and Culture: An Encyclopaedia (Detroit, MI: Charles Scribner's Sons), pp. 547-551.
  • Hughes, J. (2005) 'Elias', in Harrington, A., Marshall, B. and Müller, H. P. (eds) Routledge Encyclopaedia of Social Science (London: Routledge).
  • Hughes, J. (2005) 'Figuration', in Harrington, A., Marshall, B. and Müller, H. P. (eds) Routledge Encyclopaedia of Social Science (London: Routledge).
  • Hughes, J. (2005) 'Civilisation', in Harrington, A., Marshall, B. and Müller, H. P. (eds) Routledge Encyclopaedia of Social Science (London: Routledge).
  • Hughes, J. (2004) 'Tobacco Use as a Civilizing Process', in Wada, S. (ed.) Collected Works on Cultural and Sociological Conceptualizations of ‘Rationality’ (Tokyo: Waseda University).
  • Hughes, J. (2003) 'From Panacea to Pandemic: Tobacco Use in the West', in Dunning, Eric and Mennell, S. (eds) Norbert Elias (London: Sage).
  • Hughes, J. (2001) ‘La Consommation de Tabac dans le Processus de Civilisation' ['Tobacco Use in the Civilising Process'], in Becker, H. S. (ed.) Qu’est-ce Qu’une Drogue? [What is a Drug?] (Paris: Atlantica Press).

Conference Papers

  • Hughes, J. (2016) ‘Fields, Worlds and Figurations: Conceptual Imagery and Political Investments in the work of Bourdieu, Becker and Elias’. Keynote address to the sixteenth International Civilising Processes Symposium, Federal University of Espírito Santo (UFES) Vitoria, Brazil. 21st–25th November, 2016.
  • Carter, B. and Hughes, J. (2015) ‘Can Sociology Do Digital? The Case of DWTs’. Keynote paper presented to the Social Science and Digital Worlds conference, Leicester. October 21st.
  • Goodwin, J. and Hughes, J. (2015) Return to Winston Parva: A Reassessment of the Original Scotson Thesis. The Norbert Elias Foundation, Amsterdam, January 9th 2015. Invited Speakers.
  • Hughes, J. (2014) ‘‘The Habits of Good Sociology’. Elias and the Transgression of Sociological Etiquette. Keynote presentation to Nationhood in the Carpathian Region Hungarians and their Neighbours – Sociological Perspectives. Joint Conference of the Hungarian Sociological Association and the Department of Sociology and Social Work in Hungarian of Babeş-Bolyai University. November 27–29, 2014.
  • Hughes, J. (2013) ‘No Smoke Without Fire: Civilising Offensives, Moral Panics and the Long-Term Development of Tobacco use’. Paper presented to one day symposium on civilizing offensives, Sheffield Hallam University, 24th October, 2014.
  • Hughes, J. (2013) ‘HRD and Economic Empowerment – The High Performance Paradigm: Working Harder or Smarter’. Keynote presentation to the Human Resource Development Council, HRD Conference, 17th–18th October, 2013. Le Meridien Ile Maurice, Pointe Aux Piments, Mauritius.
  • Hughes, J. and Goodwin, J. (2013) ‘Norbert Elias, Ilya Neustadt and the Leicester School of sociology: other voices’. Paper presented to 45th Annual Meeting of Cheiron: The International Society for the History of Behavioral and Social Sciences. Dallas, Texas. 20th–23rd June, 2013.
  • Simpson, R., Slutskaya, N. and Hughes, J. (2012) ‘Class gender and dirt: men doing dirty work’. British Academy of Management Conference, Cardiff University. September 11th–13th 2012.
  • Simpson, R. and Hughes, J. (2012) ‘Gender, class and dirt: changing and maintaining hierarchies in dirty work’. European Group for Organisational Studies. Helsinki, July 5th–7th 2012.
  • Hughes, J. (2012) ‘Norbert Elias and the Habits of Good Sociology’, Reinventing Elias: For an Open Sociology. Invited and funded keynote presentation. University of Amsterdam, 22nd–23rd June, 2012.
  • Hughes, J. and Rojek, C. (2012) ‘The Status of Politics in Figurational Sociology’, Norbert Elias and Figurational Sociology: Prospects for the Future. University of Copenhagen, 2–4 April, 2012.
  • Jugureanu, A. and Hughes, J. (2010) ‘Lay theories and the cultural contingency of happiness’. ESA Research Network. Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1692187
  • Hughes, J. (2009) ‘On the concept of ‘advances’ in sociological knowledge’. Invited and funded paper presented to the Simpósio Internacional Processo Civilizador, 10th–13th November 2009, The Federal University of Pernambuco, Recife, Brazil.
  • Hughes, J. (2009) ‘The Habits of Good Sociology’. Invited and funded Seminar presented to Sociology Department, University College Dublin. 16th April 2009.
  • Hughes, J. (2008) ‘How/might sociological knowledge develop’. Invited and funded paper presented to the Sociology for the 21st Century, 5th–7th June 2008. University of Crete.
  • Hughes, J. (2008) ‘The rise of emotional reflexivity: emotional intelligence, informalisation, and the management of affect’. Invited and funded paper presented to Control or Care of the Self: The Sociology of the Subject in the 21st Century conference, University of Hamburg, 3–5th July 2008.
  • Hughes, J. (2007) ‘Tobacco use as a civilising process’. Invited and funded paper presented to the Norbert Elias Foundation conference, 14th–16th September, Deutsches LiteraturArchiv, Marbach-am-Neckar.
  • Hughes, J. (2006) ‘Emotional Intelligence, Affect Control, and Informalisation’. Paper presented to the Elias into the 21st Century conference, Leicester, 9th–12th April 2006.
  • Hughes, J. (2005) ‘E-learning and virtual communities of practice’. Paper presented to the 4th Researching Work and Learning Conference, University of Technology, Sydney. 12–14th December 2005.
  • Hughes, J. (2005) ‘Tobacco Use and Self-Regulation’, invited and funded paper presented to Mason des Sciences de L’Homme Paris Nord, ‘Vers un auto-contrôle généralisé de la santé, du corps et du vivant? Dialogues autour de Norbert Elias’ (‘Towards widespread self-regulation of health, body and living? Dialogues in relation to Norbert Elias’), 9th June 2005.
  • Hughes, J. (2005) ‘Emotional intelligence and the new rules of work’, invited and funded seminar paper presented to the University of Leeds, Lifelong Learning Institute. 17th February 2005.
  • Hughes, J. (2004) ‘Reflexive rationality and the Civilising Process’, invited and funded paper presented to ‘Waseda conference on reflexive rationality’, 24th–26th March 2004, Waseda University, Tokyo, Japan.
  • Hughes, J. (2004) ‘From dispassionate exchange to name-calling: emotional intelligence and emotional labour in HE academia’, paper presented to European Conference of Educational Research, September 2004, University of Crete, Greece.
  • Hughes, J. (2002) ‘Figurational sociology: the new debates’, introduction to a stream I organised and ran at the BSA annual conference, University of Leicester, March 2002.
  • Hughes, J. (2002) ‘Intelligent hearts: emotional intelligence and the future of work’, paper presented on invitation to Addenbrookes NHS trust, Cambridge, 10th June 2002.
  • Hughes, J. (2001) ‘E-learning as a knowledge-supply strategy’ keynote paper (invited and funded) presented to E-Learning, Who Benefits? conference, Manchester 30th May 2001.
  • Hughes, J. (2001) ‘Emotional intelligence: affect management and organisational life’, paper presented to Work Employment Society annual conference, University of Nottingham, 11th–13th September, 2001.
  • Hughes, J. (2000) ‘Tobacco-use, addiction and civilisation’, invited and funded paper presented to the fifth Entretiens Franklin conference, 26th—27th April, 2000, Université De Paris Nanterre.
  • Hughes, J. (2000) ‘The learning organisation and emotional intelligence’, keynote (invited and funded) presentation to the Foundation of Human Resource Development Annual Conference, Malta, November, 2000.
  • Hughes, J. (1999) ‘Tobacco use in the civilising process’, European Sociological Association Conference, Amsterdam, August 1999.
  • Hughes, J. (1999) ‘The potential contribution of Strategic Human Resource Management to organisational change’, keynote (invited and funded) presentation to the Foundation of Human Resource Development Annual Conference, Malta, November, 1999.
  • Hughes, J. (1997) ‘Cigarettes as “Torches of Freedom”: Smoking and Women’s Emancipation in the 1920s’. Invited and funded staff seminar presented to the Sociology Department, University College Dublin. 16th October 1997.
  • Hughes, J. (1995) ‘Tobacco use and humoural bodies’, British Sociological Association Conference, Leicester, England, May 1995.
  • Hughes, J. (1994) ‘Process sociology and the philosophy of social science’, World Congress of Sociology, Bielefeld, Germany, July 1994.

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