• 2 Citations
  • 1 h-Index
20172019
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Personal profile

Biography

Chris Hughes is a member of the team within the Department of Sport and Physical Activity that provides undergraduate degrees in sports development, management and coaching.

Chris joined Edge Hill University in 2012 before achieving a PhD from Leeds Beckett University in 2016.

Research interests

Chris’ research takes sport, leisure and the outdoors as examples to think about philosophical questions pertaining to the philosophy of perception, the senses, phenomenology and aesthetics.

His PhD thesis that draws upon phenomenology and the philosophy of the senses is providing the basis for current writing concerning aesthetics and the haptic senses. Meanwhile, developing areas of research inquiry include the philosophy of Ludwig Wittgenstein and the philosophical questions surrounding virtual reality.

Teaching

Chris teaches a range of undergraduate and postgraduate modules concerning critical thinking, research methods skills and dissertation writing. Chris also teaches on the MSc Sport, Physical Activity and Mental Health.

Education/Academic qualification

PhD, Leeds Beckett University

… → 2016

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics where CHRIS HUGHES is active. These topic labels come from the works of this person. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

song Earth & Environmental Sciences
esthetics Earth & Environmental Sciences
lake Earth & Environmental Sciences
acoustics Earth & Environmental Sciences
ecology Earth & Environmental Sciences
travel Earth & Environmental Sciences
Philosophy Arts & Humanities
Phenomenology Arts & Humanities

Research Output 2017 2019

  • 2 Citations
  • 1 h-Index
  • 2 Article
2 Citations (Scopus)
7 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
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song
esthetics
aesthetics
travel
district
nostalgia
Sports
language
social construction
heuristics

Activities 2018 2018

  • 1 Publication Peer-review

Leisure Studies (Journal)

CHRIS HUGHES (Reviewer)
2018 → …

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPublication Peer-review