Lanoix, Monique. No Longer Home Alone? Home Care and the Canadian Health Act. Health Care Analysis. Published online before print, December 18, 2016. Doi: 10.1007/s10728-016-0336-0

Baines, Donna; van den Broek, Diane. Coercive Care: Control and Coercion in the Restructured Care Workplace. British Journal of Social Work. Published online before print, pp 1–18. Doi: 10.1093/bjsw/bcw013

Jacobsen, Frode; Mekki, Tone Elin; Øye, Christine. Do Organizational constraints explain the use of restraint? A comparative ethnographic study from three nursing homes in Norway. Journal of Clinical Nursing. Published online before print, August 9, 2016. Doi: 10.1111/jocn.13504


Adams, Annmarie. Home and/or Hospital: The Architectures of End-of-Life Care. Change Over Time. Volume 6, Issue 2, pp 248-263.

Ågotnes, Gudmund; Jacobsen, Frode; Harrington, Charlene; Petersen, Karin Anna. A Critical Review of Research on Hospitalization from Nursing Homes; What is Missing? Ageing International.  Volume 41, pp 3–16.

Armstrong, Pat; Armstrong, Hugh; MacLeod, Krystal Kehoe. The Threats of Privatization to Security in Long-Term Residential Care. Ageing International. Volume 41, Issue 1, pp 99-116.

Armstrong, Pat and Braedley, Susan, eds. Physical Environments for Long-Term Care: Ideas Worth Sharing. Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives, 2016.

Baines, Donna and Armstrong, Pat, eds. Promising Practices in Long Term Care: Ideas Worth Sharing. Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives, 2015/16.

Chivers, Sally. The Show Must Go On: Aging, Care, and Musical Performance in Quartet. Modern Drama. Volume 59, Issue 2, pp 213-230.

Choiniere, Jacqueline; Doupe, Malcolm; Goldmann, Monika; Jacobsen, Frode; Lloyd, Liz; Rootham, Magali; Szebehely, Marta. Mapping Nursing Home Inspections & Audits in Six Countries. Ageing International. Volume 41, Issue 1, pp 40-61.

Daly, Tamara; Struthers, James; Müller, Beatrice; Taylor, Deanne; Goldmann, Monika; Doupe, Malcolm; Jacobsen, Frode F. Prescriptive or Interpretive Regulation at the Frontlines of Care Work in the “Three Worlds” of Canada, Germany, and Norway. Labour/Le Travail. Volume 77, pp 37-71.
Access a research summary for this article – Staffing regulation in residential long-term care in Canada, Norway and Germany: How does regulatory style impact frontline care?

Harrington, Charlene; Armstrong, Hugh; Halladay, Mark; Havig, Anders Kvale; Jacobsen, Frode; MacDonald, Martha; Panos, Justin; Pearsall, Kathy; Pollock, Allyson; Ross, Leslie. Comparison of Nursing Home Financial Transparency and Accountability in Four Locations. Ageing International. Volume 41, Issue1, pp 17-39.

Harrington, Charlene; Schnelle, John F.;  McGregor, Margaret;  Simmons, Sandra F. The Need for Higher Minimum Staffing Standards in U.S. Nursing Homes. Health Services Insights. Volume 9, pp 13-19.

Jacobsen, Frode; Mekki, Tone Elin; Førland, Oddvar; Øye, Christine; Tveit, Marie Eva; Testad, Ingelin. Modeling and evaluating evidence-based continuing education program in nursing home dementia care (MEDCED)—training of care home staff to reduce use of restraint in care home residents with dementia. A cluster randomized controlled trial. International Journal of geriatric psychiatry. Volume 31, Issue 1, pp 24-32

Jacobsen, Frode; Mekki, Tone Elin; Førland, Oddvar; Øye, Christine; Skaar, Randi; Dhal, Hellen. Evidence Molded by Contact with Staff Culture and Patient Milieu: an Analysis of the Social Process of Knowledge Utilization in Nursing Homes. Vocations and Learning, Volume 8, Issue 3, pp 319-334.

Laxer, Kate; Jacobsen, Frode; Lloyd, Liz; Goldmann, Monika; Day, Suzanne; Choiniere, Jackie; Rosenau, Pauline. Comparing Nursing Home Assistive Personnel in Five Countries. Ageing International.  Volume 41, Issue 1, pp 62-78.

Naess, Anders; Vabo, Mia; Fjaer, Eivind Grip. The assisted presentations of self in nursing home life. Social Science & Medicine, Volume 150, pp 153–159.

Øye, Christine; Mekki, Tone Elin; Jacobsen, Frode Fadnes; Førland, Oddvar. Facilitating change from a distance – a story of success? A discussion on leaders’ styles in facilitating change in four nursing homes in Norway. Journal of Nursing Management. Volume 24, Issue 6, pp 745-754.

Ronald, Lisa A.; McGregor, Margaret J.; Harrington, Charlene; Pollock, Allyson; Lexchin, Joel. Observational Evidence of For-Profit Delivery and Inferior Nursing Home Care: When Is There Enough Evidence for Policy Change? PLOS Medicine. Volume 13, Issue 4.

Stranz, Anneli; Sörensdotter, Renita. Interpretations of person-centered dementia care: Same rhetoric, different practices? A  comparative study of nursing homes in England and Sweden Journal of Aging Studies, Volume 28, August 2016, pp 70-80.


Armstrong, Pat; Armstrong Hugh; Choiniere, Jacqueline. Before it’s too Late: A National Plan For Safe Seniors’ Care.The Canadian Federation of Nurses Unions.

Baines, Donna. Neoliberalism and the convergence of nonprofit care work in Canada. Competition & Change. Volume 19, Issue 3, pp 194-209.

Baines, Donna and Daly, Tamara. Resisting Regulatory Rigidities: Lessons from Front-Line Care Work. Studies in Political Economy 95, Regulating Care, pp 137-160.

Banerjee, Albert and Armstrong, Pat . Centring Care: Explaining Regulatory Tensions in Residential Care for Older Persons. Studies in Political Economy 95, Regulating Care, pp 7-28.

Banerjee, Albert; Armstrong, Pat; Daly, Tamara; Armstrong, Hugh and Braedley, Susan. ‘”Careworkers Don’t Have a Voice:”Epistemological Violence in Residential Care for Older People. Journal of Aging Studies. Volume 33, pp 28-36.

Braedley, Susan and Martel, Gillian. Dreaming of Home:Long-Term Residential Care and (IN) Equities by Design. Studies in Political Economy 95, Regulating Care, pp 59-81.

Chivers, Sally and Adams, Annmarie. Architecture and Aging: The Depiction of Home in Sarah Polley’s Away From Her. Age, Culture, Humanities. Issue 2.

Daly, Tamara. Dancing the Two-step in Ontario’s Long-Term Care Sector: Deterrence Regulation=Consolidation (1940 – 2013). Studies in Political Economy 95, Regulating Care, pp 29-58.

Daly, Tamara;  Armstrong, Pat and Lowndes, Ruth. Liminality in Ontario’s long-term care facilities:Private companions’ care work in the space ‘betwixt and between.’ Competition & Change. Volume 19, Issue 3, pp 246–263.
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Doupe, Malcolm; McGregor, Margaret and Sivananthan, Saskia. Exploring the Ecology of Publicly Funded Residential Long-term Care Bed Supply in Canada. Canadian Journal on Aging. Volume 34, Issue 1, pp 60-74.

Jacobsen, Frode. Understanding public elderly care policy in Norway: A narrative analysis of governmental White papers, Journal of Aging Studies. Volume 34, pp 199-205.

Lowndes, Ruth; Armstrong, Pat and Daly, Tamara. The Meaning of “Dining”: The Social Organization of Food in Long-term Care. Food Studies Interdisciplinary Journal. Volume 4, Issue 1, pp 19-34.

MacDonald, Martha. Regulating Individual Charges for Long-Term Residential Care in Canada. Studies in Political Economy 95, Regulating Care, pp 83-114.


Armstrong, Pat. Abuse of Health Care Workers. In: Jennings, B., Ed. Bioethics, 4th Edition, Vol 1, pp 74-77, Gale Cengage Learning.

Jacobsen, Frode. Continuity and Change in Norwegian Nursing Homes, in the Context of Norwegian Welfare State Ambitions. Ageing International. Volume 40, Issue 3, pp 219-228.

Lloyd, Liz; Banerjee, Albert; Harrington, Charlene; Jacobsen, Frode F. and Szebehely, Marta. “It is a scandal!: Comparing the causes and consequences of nursing home media scandals in five countries.” International Journal of Sociology and Social Policy, Volume 34 Issue1/2, pp 2 -18.It is a scandal!
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Adams, Annmarie and Chivers, Sally. Home Pages: Domesticity and Duplicity in Images of Architecture for Aging. Seachange Art/Communication Technology.

Armstrong, Pat. Puzzling Skills: Feminist Political Economy Approaches. Canadian Review of Sociology – 50th Anniversary Special Issue.

Armstrong, Pat. Time, race, gender, and care: Communicative and Strategic Action in Ancillary Care Commentary on Carol Levine’s “Caring for Money.” International Journal of Feminist Approaches to Bioethics. Volume 6, Issue 2.

Armstrong, Pat and Armstrong, Hugh. Julia Johnson, Sheena Rolph and Randall Smith, “Residential Care Transformed: Revisiting ‘The Last Refuge’ – Book review. Canadian Journal of Sociology, Volume 36, Issue 2, pp 229-232.

Armstrong, Pat and Braedley, Susan, eds. Troubling Care: Critical Perspectives on Research and Practices. Canadian Scholars’ Press, August, 2013.

Chivers, Sally. ‘Seeing the Apricot: A disability perspective on Alzheimer’s in Lee Chang-dong’s Poetry. In Different Bodies: Essays on Disability in Film and Television.

Harrington, Charlene(participating author). What Factors Contribute to Successful Appeals of Nursing Homes’ Deficiencies in the Informal Dispute Resolution Process? Journal of the American Medical Directors Association, Volume 14, Issue 2, pp 101-104.

Harrington, Charlene, Vaillancourt Rosenau,  Pauline et al. Improving the Financial Accountability of Nursing Facilities. Report for the Kaiser Commission on Medicaid and the Uninsured.

Harrington, Charlene and Wells, Janet. Implementation of Affordable Care Act Provisions to Improve Nursing Home Transparency, Care Quality, and Abuse Prevention.
Report prepared for Kaiser Commission on Medicaid and the Uninsured.

Lanoix, Monique. Caring for money: Communicative and strategic action in ancillary care. International Journal of Feminist Approaches to Bioethics. Volume  6, Issue. 2.

Lanoix, Monique. Labour as Embodied Practice: The Lessons of Care Work. Hypatia 2013, 28, No 1, pp. 85-100.

Marta Szebehely (participating author). Family rediscovered? Working carers of older people in Finland and Sweden. In: Kröger T & Yeandle S, Eds. Combining paid work and family care: Policies and experiences in international perspective.

Marta Szebehely (participating author). Informal eldercare and care for disabled children in the Nordic countries: prevalence and relation to employment. Nordic Journal of Social Research, Volume 4, Issue 1.

Storm, Palle. Care work in a Swedish nursing home: Gendered norms and expectations. In Hujala, A. Rissanen, S. & Vihma, S. (Eds.), Designing Wellbeing in Elderly Care Homes.

Struthers, James. Framing Aging Through the State: Canada’s Two Senate Committees on Aging, 1963-1966 and 2006-2009. Canadian Review of Social Policy: Special Issue on Aging, Volume 68-69, pp 1-9.

Szebehely, Marta and Meagher, Gabrielle. Care in Sweden: Trends, Actors, and Consequences. In Ranci, C and Pavolini, E (Eds.), Reforms in Long-Term Care Policies in Europe: Investigating Institutional Change and Social Impacts (pp. 55–78), New York: Springer.

Szebehely, Marta (ed). With contributions from Storm, Palle, Jacobsen, Frode, Banerjee, Albert, Armstrong, Pat and Harrington, Charlene. Marketisation in Nordic eldercare: a research report on legislation, oversight, extent and consequences. Normacare.


Armstrong, Pat; Armstrong, Hugh and Daly, Tamara. The Thin Blue Line: Long Term Care as an Indicator of Equity in Welfare States. Canadian Woman Studies, Volume 29, Issue 3, pp 49-60.

Banerjee, Albert; Daly, Tamara; Armstrong, Pat; Armstrong, Hugh; Szebehely, Marta et al. Structural violence in long-term, residential care for older people: Comparing Canada and Scandinavia. Social Science & Medicine, Volume 74, Issue 3, pp 390-398.

Chivers, Sally. Reimagining care: images of aging and creativity in House Calls and Year at Sherbrooke. International Journal of Ageing and Later Life, Volume 7, Issue 2, pp 53-71.

Daly, Tamara and Szebehely, Marta. Unheard Voices, unmapped terrain: care work in long-term residential care for older people in Canada and Sweden. International Journal of Social Welfare, Volume 21, Issue 2, pp. 139-148.
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Doupe, Malcolm and Day, Suzanne (participating authors). Frequent Users of Emergency Departments: Developing Standard Definitions and Defining Prominent Risk Factors. Annals of Emergency Medicine, Volume 60, Issue 1, pp 24-32.

Harrington, Charlene (participating author). Emergency Department Use by Nursing Home Residents: Effect of Severity of Cognitive Impairment. The Gerontologist, Volume 52, Issue 3, pp. 383-393.

Harrington, Charlene (participating author). Observing How RNs Use Clinical Time in a Nursing Home: A Pilot Study. Geriatric Nursing, Volume 33, Issue 4, 256-263.

Harrington, Charlene (participating author). Nursing Homes Appeals of Deficiencies: The Informal Dispute Resolution Process. Journal of the American Medical Directors Association, Volume 13, Issue 6, pp 512-516.

Harrington, Charlene;  Choiniere, Jacqueline; Goldmann, Monika; Jacobsen, Frode; Lloyd, Liz;  McGregor, Margaret; Stamatopoulos, Vivian; Szebehely, Marta . Nursing Home Staffing Standards and Staffing Levels in Six Countries. Journal of Nursing Scholarship, Volume 44, Issue 1, pp 88-98.

Harrington, Charlene et al. Nurse Staffing and Deficiencies in the Largest For-Profit Nursing Home Chains and Chains Owned by Private Equity Companies. Health Services Research, Volume 37, Issue 1 pt1, pp 106-128.

Harrington, Charlene (participating author). The Effect of State Regulatory Stringency on Nursing Home Quality. Health Services Research, Volume 47, Issue 5, pp 1791-1813.

Harrington, Charlene (participating author). The Relationship of California’s Medicaid Reimbursement System to Nurse Staffing Levels. Medical Care, Volume 50, Issue 10, pp 836-842.

Harrington, Charlene (participating author). Unintended consequences of steps to cut readmissions and reform payment may threaten care of vulnerable older adults. Health Affairs, Volume 31, Issue 7, pp. 1623-1632.

Seeley, Morgan. Women, Aging, and Residential Long-Term Care. In Thinking Women and Health Care Reform in Canada, Toronto: Canadian Scholars’ Press.

Szebehely, Marta(participating author). Äldreomsorgens utveckling och betydelse för medelålders barns förvärvsarbete. [The price of retrenchment: The consequences of changing eldercare services on middle aged children’s employment]. Report for Kommunal, the Municipal Workers’ Union.

Szebehely, Marta and Vabo, Mia. A Caring State for all Older People? In Anttonen, A,  Häikiö, L & Stefánsson, K (Eds.), Welfare State, Universalism and Diversity, Cheltenham: Edward Elgar.

Szebehely, Marta (participating author). Changing Policies, Changing Patterns of Care; Danish and Swedish Home Care at the Crossroads. European Journal of Ageing, Volume 9, Issue 2, pp 101-109.

Szebehely, Marta (participating author). Home care for older people in Sweden: a universal model in transition. Health and Social Care in the Community, Volume 20, Issue 3, pp 300-309.

Szebehely, Marta et al. The marketisation of care: Rationales and consequences in Nordic and liberal care regimes. Journal of European Social Policy, Volume 22, Issue 4, pp 377-391.

Szebehely, Marta. Universell eller skiktad äldreomsorg – vem vinner och vem förlorar? [Universal or stratified eldercare services – winners and loosers]. In: Andersson L & Öberg P, eds. Jämlik ålderdom? I samtiden och framtiden [Equal ageing? Today and in the future]. Malmö.


Armstrong, Pat; Armstrong, Hugh; Banerjee, Albert; Daly, Tamara and Szebehely, Marta. Structural Violence in Long-Term Residential Care. Women’s Health and Urban Life: An International & Interdisciplinary Journal, Volume 10,  Issue 1, pp 111-129.

Baines, Donna. Using comparative perspective rapid ethnography in international case studies: Strengths and challenges. Qualitative Social Work, pp 1-16.

Choiniere, Jacqueline. Accounting for Care: Exploring Tensions and Contradictions. Advances in Nursing Science, Volume 34, Issue 4, pp 330-344.

Daly, Tamara; Banerjee, Albert; Armstrong, Pat; Armstrong, Hugh and Szebehely, Marta. Lifting the Violence Veil: Examining Working Conditions in Long-term Care Facilities using Iterative Mixed Methods. Canadian Journal on Aging, Volume 30, Issue 2, pp 271-284.

Harrington, Charlene (participating author). Does State Regulation of Quality Impose Costs on Nursing Homes? Medical Care, Volume 49, Issue 6, pp 529-534.

Harrington, Charlene, Vaillancourt Rosenau, Pauline  et al. Ownership, Financing and Management Strategies of the Ten Largest For-Profit Nursing Home Chains in the United States. International Journal of Health Services, Volume 41, Issue 4, pp 725-746.

Jacobsen, Frode. Health and the Changing Welfare State in Norway: A Focus on Municipal Health Care for Elderly Sick. Ageing International, Volume. 37 Issue 2, p. 125.

Lanoix, Monique. Assembly Line Care: Paid Ancillary Care in post-Fordist Economies. Work: A Journal of Prevention, Assessment and Rehabilitation, Volume 40,  Issue 1, pp 41-50.

McGregor, Margaret (participating author). A Survey of Nursing Home Organizational Characteristics Associated with Potentially Avoidable Hospital Transfers and Care Quality in One Large British Columbia Health Region. Canadian Journal on Aging / La Revue canadienne du vieillissement, Volume 30, Issue 4, 551-561.

McGregor, Margaret, Stocks-Rankin, Catherine-Rose et al. Complaints in for-profit, non-profit and public nursing homes in two Canadian provinces. Open Medicine, Volume 5, Issue 4, pp 183-192.

McGregor, Margaret. Finding a Model That Supports Quality. Healthcare Papers, Volume 10, Issue 4, pp 30-35.