Rob_Clucas

Faculty and Department

  • Faculty of Business, Law and Politics
  • School of Law and Politics

Summary

Rob Clucas is a lecturer in law at the University of Hull whose research and teaching interests are in the field of sexuality, gender and the law. He is particularly interested in systemic microaggressions in the Church and legal system, conservative backlash against sexual and gender equality claims in the US and UK, and the recognition of established and emerging gender identities. Rob has published articles and book chapters on jurisprudence (philosophy of law), conjoined twins, human rights, and children's rights and welfare, and, with G Johnstone and T Ward, he co-edited the Nomos collection Torture: Moral Absolutes and Ambiguities.

Postgraduate

Rob welcomes applications in the field of the law and sexuality and gender, particularly its intersection with Christianity/religion. Completed PhDs - David Jarvis, Immigration, Asylum, and Cycles of European Exclusion, University of Hull (2016)

Book Chapter

Nonbinary People and the Law

Clucas, R. (2018). Nonbinary People and the Law. Clucas, R., Whittle, S., 2017. Nonbinary People and the Law, in: Richards, C., Bouman, W., Barker, M.J. (Eds.), Genderqueer and Non-Binary Genders. Palgrave Macmillan, Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire, pp. 73-99.: Palgrave Macmillan. doi:10.1057/978-1-137-51053-2

Journal Article

Trans people and the Church of England: disadvantage and microaggressions

Clucas, R. (2017). Trans people and the Church of England: disadvantage and microaggressions. Modern believing, 58(4), 321-342. doi:10.3828/mb.2017.22

Sexual orientation change efforts, conservative christianity and resistance to sexual justice

Clucas, R. (2017). Sexual orientation change efforts, conservative christianity and resistance to sexual justice. Social Sciences, 6(2), 54. https://doi.org/10.3390/socsci6020054

Other

Book Review. 'Going to Strasbourg: An Oral History of Sexual Orientation Discrimination and the European Convention on Human Rights' By Paul Johnson

Clucas, R. (2018). Book Review. 'Going to Strasbourg: An Oral History of Sexual Orientation Discrimination and the European Convention on Human Rights' By Paul Johnson. American Journal of Sociology

The Church of England: welcoming transgender people?

Clucas, R. (2018). The Church of England: welcoming transgender people?. https://modernchurch.org.uk/downloads/send/32-articles/893-cofe-welcome-trans