Papers and Publications


Working on two papers to be sent in for publication from my finalised thesis at the moment.

Conference Papers

Wolferink, G. “It’s rubbish, isn’t it?” – Symbolic violence and job searching-related volunteering through the eyes of a work club volunteer. BSA Early Career Event. Welfare to Work Research, Leeds (January 2017)

Wolferink, G. “You’re not gonna tell the job centre, are you?” On the difficulties of doing participant observation in politically sensitive places. NCVO Annual Conference, Nottingham. (September 2016)

Wolferink, G., “I feel as powerless as they do”. On the importance of multi-source experiences in welfare policy research: interactions between volunteers and unemployed workers about the realities of unemployment. Annual Meeting of the AAG. San Francisco, USA. (March 2016)

Wolferink, G., Dealing with the realities of unemployment in a work-centric society: What role do and can volunteers play? Conference Paper. NCVO New Researchers Session, Leeds (September 2015)