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Peer-reviewed publications

  • Velho, Raquel, Catherine Holloway, Andrew Symonds and Brian Balmer. “The Effect of Transport Accessibility on the Social Inclusion of Wheelchair Users: A Mixed Method Analysis”. Social Inclusion 4, no.3 (2016): pp. 24-35. Available here.
  • Velho, Raquel. Review of Risco, ambiente e saúde: um debate sobre comunicação e governança do risco em áreas contaminadas by Gabriela di Giulio. Critical Reviews on Latin American Research 5, no. 1 (2016): pp. 32-34. Available here.
  • Kostkova, Patty; Brewer, Helen; de Lusignan, Simon; Fottrell, Edward; Goldacre, Ben; Hart, Graham; Koczan, Phil; Knight, Peter; Marsolier, Corinne; McKendry, Rachel; Ross, Emma; Sasse, Angela; Sullivan, Ralph; Chaytor, Sarah; Velho, Raquel; Stevenson, Olivia; Tooke, John. "Who Owns The Data? Open Data for health care." Frontiers in Public Health 4 (2016). Available here.
  • Velho, Raquel. “Gerar (e gerir) expectativas: novas áreas de pesquisa nos estudos sociais da ciência.” Liinc em Revista 10, no.2 (2014): 665-73. Available here.

Other publications

  • Velho, Raquel. ‘“E isso te isola, porque o mundo fica cada vez menor…”: Acessibilidade em transporte público e inclusão social.’ Com Ciência 175 (2016). Available here.
  • Kostkova, Patty; Stevenson, Olivia; Velho, Raquel. "Who owns the data? Open data for healthcare." UCL Policy Briefing, UCL Public Policy (December, 2015). Available here.
  • Velho, Raquel. “Activism and Academia.” In SPSAS Proceedings: São Paulo School of Advanced Sciences in Biotechnology, Biosocialities, and the Governance of Life Sciences, held in Unicamp, Brazil, August 2014: pp. 44-5. Available here.
  • Velho, Raquel. "Let's Talk About Accessibility." In Measuring Accessibility by Mapping Mobility Proceedings, held at UCL, UK, (December 2013): pp. 7-8. Available here.

Edited volumes

  • Velho, Raquel and Laura Kemmer (eds.). “Science, Technology, Society – and the Americas?” Critical Reviews on Latin American Research 5, no. 1 (2016). Available here.
  • Velho, Raquel (organiser). SPSAS Proceedings: São Paulo School of Advanced Sciences in Biotechnology, Biosocialities, and the Governance of Life Sciences, held in Unicamp, Brazil, August 2014, 44-5. Available here.

  • For abstract, summary and full versions of my doctoral thesis, see menu to the left titled "Doctoral project". I aim to ensure that my research is publicly accessible. If you have problems downloading any documents, please contact me and I'll provide you with a copy.

Doctoral thesis


  • For a summary of my Master's dissertation, please click here.
  • For the entire dissertation, please click here

Master's thesis