Dr Ilana MountianHonorary Research Fellow

Research Interests

Critical theories, gender studies, philosophy and psychoanalysis

Professional Membership

Member of British Psychological Society

Research Outputs

Chapters

Kellock A., Lawthom R., Sixsmith J.A., Duggan K., Mountian I., Haworth J.T., Kagan C.M., Brown D.P., Griffiths J., Hawkins J., Worley C., Purcell C., Siddiquee A. 2011. "Using Technology and the Experience Sampling Method to Understand Real Life" in: S. Hesse-Biber (eds) The Handbook of Emergent Technologies in Social Research . Oxford University Press. pp.542-562
isbn: 978-0-195373-59-2

Mountian I., Lawthom R., Kellock A., Sixsmith J.A., Duggan K., Haworth J.T., Kagan C.M., Brown D.P., Griffiths J., Hawkins J., Worley C., Purcell C., Siddiquee A. 2009. "On Utilising a Visual Methodology: Shared Reflections and Tensions" in: P.Reavey (eds) Visual Psychologies: Using and Interpreting Images in Qualitative Research. Routledge, London.
isbn: 978-0-415483-48-3

Mountian I. 2007. "Women in Control (Mujeres bajo Control)" in: B. Biglia and C. San Martin (eds) Estado de Wonderbra. Entretejiendo narrativas de feministas sobre las violencias de genero. Lallevir, SL / editorial VIRUS, Barcelona.
isbn: 978-8-496044-88-3

Journal Articles

Coimbra J., Duckett P.S., Fryer D., Makkawi I., Menezes I., Mountian I., Seedat M., Walker C. 2009. "Community Critical Psychologies: Ideological Convergence Despite Geographical Dispersion" Journal of Critical Psychology, Counselling and Psychotherapy, vol.9,
issn: 1471-7646

Mountian I. 2009. "Some Questions around Social Imaginary and Discourse Analysis for Critical Research" Annual Review of Critical Psychology, vol. no.7, pp.205-222
issn: 1464-0538 url: http://www.discourseunit.com/arcp/7.htm

Fairhurst E., Mountian I., Sixsmith J.A. 2008. "Consideracoes Sobre Services de Advocacy Para Pessoas Idosas No Contexto de Revitalizacao Urbana. [Gateway for Empowerment: Advocacy and Elderly People]" Kairos, vol.11 no.1, pp.167-184
issn: 1516-2567

Fairhurst E., Mountian I., Sixsmith J.A. 2008. "Gateway for Empowerment: Advocacy and Elderly People" Kairos, Pontificia Universidade Catolica de Sao Paulo,
issn: 1516-2567

Debieux M., Mountian I. 2007. "Psychoanalytic Listening of Socially Excluded Young People" The Letter: Lacanian Perspectives on Psychoanalysis, vol.38,
issn: 0791-9875

Mountian I. 2007. "Book Review: Making Lesbians Visible in the Substance Use Field by Elizabeth Ettorre Binghamton: Harrington Park Press" Journal of Feminism and Psychology,
issn: 0959-3535

Mountian I. 2005. "Book Review: Understanding Experience: Psychotherapy and Postmodernism by Roger Frie 1-898059-69-1" Journal of Critical Psychology, Counselling and Psychotherapy, vol.5 no.1,

Mountian I. 2005. "Images of Women and Drugs" Feminisms and Activisms" Annual Review of Critical Psychology, vol.4, pp.81-95
issn: 1464-0538

Mountian I. 2004. "Questoes Eticas e Morais do Conceito de Drogadicao - Ethical and Moral Aspects of the Concept of Drug addiction" Portal da Psicologia,
url: http://www.psicologia.com.pt/areas/area.php?cod=d12

Conference Presentations

Mountian I. 2009. "Presentation to: City council of Suzano and Universidade Estadual Julio Mesquita de Sao Paulo (UNESP) City council of Suzano and Universidade Estadual Julio Mesquita de Sao Paulo (UNESP) " at: Seminar for public schools' directors on education, based on the movie Entre Lers Murs .

Mountian I. 2009. "Symposium: Ethics in Psychology" at: Universidade Sao Marcos, Sao Paulo, Faculty of Psychology.

Mountian I. 2009. "Psychoanalysis and Society: social imaginary of gender and drugs" at: Universidade Paulista (UNIP), Department of Psychology.

Duckett P.S., Mountian I. 2009. "Critical questions on community psychology and immigration" at: International Society of Theoretical Psychology, Nanjing, China.

Mountian I., Duckett P.S. 2009. "Questions around intersections between community and immigration" at: Discourse, Power and Resistance, Manchester.

Mountian I. 2009. "Feminist readings of racial quotas in the universities" at: Invited paper - Feminist Research and Reading Group, Manchester.

Mountian I., Lawthom R., Sixsmith J.A., Sheldon M., Baines S. 2008. "Roundtable: Evidence into policy and practice" at: Annual Research Institute of Health and Social Change, MMU, Manchester.

Duckett P.S., Mountian I. 2008. "Critical Perspectives on Community Psychology" at: Community Psychology International Conference, Lisbon.

Kellock A., Lawthom R., Mountian I. 2008. "Voice and Visual Methodology: methods for community psychology" at: Community Psychology International Conference, Lisbon.

Mountian I. 2008. "Imaginary Constructions of the Other in British Contexts" at: Critical Psychology Conference, Cardiff.

Mountian I. 2008. "Globalization and north south dialogue: accessing health experiences of Somali and Iraqi asylum seeker and refugees in the UK" at: Community Psychology International Conference, Lisbon.

Mountian I. 2008. "Some questions around the Otherness of Asylum Seekers in the UK" at: Psychotherapy and Liberation May '68 Anniversary Conference, London.

Mountian I. 2008. "Asylum Seekers and Refugees: pathologised presence and Normalised absence in health care services in the UK" at: Discourse, Power and Resistance, MMU, Manchester.

Mountian I. 2007. "Violencia Urbana, Imaginario Social and Production of Subjectivity" at: XIV Encontro Nacional ABRAPSO (Associacao Brasileira de Psicologia Social), Rio de Janeiro.

Mountian I. 2007. "Mujeres bajo control" at: IX Congreso Espanol de Sociologia. Poder, Cultura y Civilizacion, Barcelona.

Mountian I. 2007. "A critical evaluation of research on asylum seekers and refugees in the UK" at: International Seminar on Integrating New Migrants in the New Europe: A challenge for community psychology, Seville, Spain.

Mountian I. 2007. "Poster - Voicing Health Concerns: The Case of Asylum Seekers and Refugees in the UK" at: 8th Annual Advances in Qualitative Methods Conference, Banff Alberta Canada 8TH Annual Advances in Qualitative Methods Conference, Banff Alberta Canada 8TH Annual Advances in Qualitative Methods Conference, Banff Alberta Canada .

Mountian I. 2007. "Poster - Asylum Seekers and Refugees' Access to Health Services" at: Health and Social Change: challenges and controversies, RIHSC, MMU, Manchester.
url: http://www.rihsc.mmu.ac.uk/research07/Conference%20abstract%20book.pdf

Mountian I., Sixsmith J.A., Fairhurst E. 2007. "Gateways to Empowerment: Older People, Advocacy and Urban Regeneration" at: 7th Regeneration Management Network, Manchester University.

Mountian I. 2007. "Asylum seekers and refugees: A critical evaluation of Research" at: Bolton Research Forum in Health and Social Care, 4th Annual Conference, Bolton .

Mountian I. 2006. "Social Imaginary for Critical Research" at: Annual CRESC conference on Media Change and Social Theory, Oxford Centre for Research on Socio-Cultural Change (CRESC).

Mountian I., Fairhurst E., Sixsmith J.A. 2006. "What's in a name: Older People, Advocacy and Regeneration" at: Contemporary Issues on Marketing, Manchester Metropolitan University.

Mountian I. 2006. "Women in Control" at: 29th Political Psychology Conference, Barcelona.Sponsored by Manchester Metropolitan University.

Mountian I. 2006. "Gender: Image, Media and Technology and Gender and Violence" at: International meeting on feminisms and activisms (Femact), Barcelona.

Mountian I. 2006. "Othering processes of Asylum Seekers - Some Considerations on Gender and Culture" at: Psychology of Women Section - Manchester Metropolitan University.

Mountian I. 2006. "Analysis of images of women and drugs" at: CISA (Centre of Information about Health and Alcohol), Sao Paulo, Brazil.

Mountian I. 2005. "(In)visibility of women's drug use" at: Critical Psychology International Conference, Durban, South Africa. Symposium Gender and Violence. Manchester Metropolitan University and University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban

Mountian I. 2005. "Social Imaginary as the basis for psychoanalytical insights into Research for symposium 'Why is there psychoanalysis?" at: International Society for Theoretical Psychology Conference, Cape Town, South Africa. Manchester Metropolitan University and University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban.

Mountian I. 2004. "Images of Women and Drugs" at: Feminist Research and Reading Group, MMU.

Mountian I. 2004. "Drugs and Gender" at: PsyPag Conference - Manchester Metropolitan University.

Mountian I. 2004. "Identifying the Enemy: Drugs and their Intersection with Gender" at: Perspectives on Evil and Human Wickedness- Fifth Global Conference, Prague, Czech Republic.
url: http://www.interdisciplinary.net/publishing/idp/eBooks/Range%20v1.5.pdf

Mountian I. 2003. "Addiction and Moralities" at: Discourse Unit - Manchester Metropolitan University.

Mountian I. 2002. at: III Congresso Latino Americano de Psicanalise - Buenos Aires.

Mountian I. 2002. "Gender and Drugs" at: Feminist research and reading group - Manchester Metropolitan University.

Mountian I. 2002. "Discourses on Drugs" at: Discourse Unit - Manchester Metropolitan University.

Mountian I. 1997. "Workshop: AIDS and Citizenship: Working with health and citizenship notions to review actions and attitudes" at: XXVI Congresso Interamericano de Psicologia, Sao Paulo.

Internet Publications

Mountian I. 2006. "Identifying the Enemy: Deconstructing Drugs and Addiction" The Ranges of Evil: Multidisciplinary Studies in Human Wickedness. url: http://www.inter-disciplinary.net/publishing/idp/eBooks/roeindex.html
doi:

Research Reports

Sixsmith J.A., Lawthom R., Whittle S.T., Mountian I. 2008. "Health Experiences and Access to Health Services: Understanding the Case of Interim Report: Manchester's Asylum Seekers and Refugees" for Manchester PCT.

Haworth J.T., Lawthom R., Mountian I., Sixsmith J.A. 2007. "Well-being and Sustainable Living" for RIHSC: MMU.
issn: 1750-1571

Sixsmith J.A., Corizzo A., Mountian I. 2007. "The STT evaluation Interim Report" for Manchester PCT.

Sixsmith J.A., Fairhurst E., Mountian I. 2006. "Final Report: Going Against the Grain: Future Strategies" for The Generation Project.

Sixsmith J.A., Fairhurst E., Mountian I. 2006. "Final Report: Gateway to Empowerment: Older People and Advocacy" for The Generation Project.

Santos A., Mountian I. 2002. "Guide for parents for drug preventive education. Metodista High School - Sao Paulo, Brazil" for Metodista press: Sao Paulo.

Other Types of Output

Mountian I., Kagan C.M. 2008. "Quality Indicators for Health: An overview of existing Frameworks"

Mountian I. 2003. "Interview: Empresas lucram com 'cogumelos magicos' na Gra-Bretanha" (BBC also broadcasted by Radio Eldorado, Brazil).
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/portuguese/cultura/story/2003/12/031219_cogumelosrc.shtml

Mountian I. 2002. "Drug addiction and ethics - psychoanalytical insights (Questoes Eticas e Morais do Conceito de Drogadicao)" Estados Gerais da Psicanalise.
url: http://www.estadosgerais.org/terceiro_encontro/mountian-etica.shtml