Dr Victoria Brooks

Lecturer

DepartmentWestminster Law School
Research groupWestminster Law and Theory Lab
Centre for Law Gender Sexuality

Research outputs

Ethical awareness and socio-legal research in the UK
Brooks, V. 2019. Ethical awareness and socio-legal research in the UK. in: Mason, M., Creutzfeldt, N. and McConnachie, K (ed.) Routledge Handbook of Socio-Legal Theory and Methods Routledge.

Fucking Law: the search for her sexual ethics
Brooks, V. Fucking Law: the search for her sexual ethics. Zero Books.

Dude Looks Like a Lady: Gender Deception, Consent and Ethics
Brooks, V. and Clayton Thompson, J. 2019. Dude Looks Like a Lady: Gender Deception, Consent and Ethics. Journal of Criminal Law. Advanced online publication. doi:10.1177/0022018319834373

Fucking (with) Academia: Ethics, Epistemology, Method
Brooks, V. 2018. Fucking (with) Academia: Ethics, Epistemology, Method . Ways of Knowing: Epistemology and Law. University of Westminster 31 May 2018

Samantha's Suffering: why sex machines should have rights too
Brooks, V. Samantha's Suffering: why sex machines should have rights too. The Conversation.

Under the fucking skin: a whore and her hotel room door
Brooks, V. 2018. Under the fucking skin: a whore and her hotel room door. Lo Squaderno - Explorations in Space and Society . 48, pp. 59-62.

Fucking Law (A New Methodological Movement)
Brooks, V. 2018. Fucking Law (A New Methodological Movement). Journal of Organizational Ethnography. 7 (1), pp. 31-43. doi:10.1108/JOE-09-2017-0043

Let’s talk about sex: deception, ethics and consent
Clayton Thompson, J. and Brooks, V. 2018. Let’s talk about sex: deception, ethics and consent. Socio-Legal Studies Association 2018. University of Bristol, UK 27 - 29 Mar 2018

Research Methods in Environmental Law: A Handbook
Brooks, V. and Philippopoulos-Mihalopoulos, Andreas (ed.) 2017. Research Methods in Environmental Law: A Handbook. Gloucester, UK; Northampton, USA Edward Elgar.

Fucking Law: A Female Autoethnographer's Sex Research
Brooks, V. 2017. Fucking Law: A Female Autoethnographer's Sex Research . 4th European Geographies of Sexualities Conference. Barcelona 13 - 15 Sep 2017

Fucking Law (A New Methodological Movement)
Brooks, V. 2017. Fucking Law (A New Methodological Movement). 12th Annual Ethnography Symposium . University of Manchester 30 Aug - 01 Sep 2017

F#cking research ethics through radical method: autoethnography and the field of environmental law
Brooks, V. 2017. F#cking research ethics through radical method: autoethnography and the field of environmental law . in: Brooks, V. and Philippopoulos-Mihalopoulos, Andreas (ed.) Research Methods in Environmental Law: A Handbook Gloucester, UK; Northampton, USA Edward Elgar. pp. 534-555

Critical Environmental Law as Method in the Anthropocene
Philippopoulos-Mihalopoulos, Andreas 2017. Critical Environmental Law as Method in the Anthropocene. in: Philippopoulos-Mihalopoulos, Andreas and Brooks, V. (ed.) Research Methods in Environmental Law: A Handbook Edward Elgar. pp. 131-158

Ethics beyond immanence: rupturing law’s method through sex research
Brooks, V. 2016. Ethics beyond immanence: rupturing law’s method through sex research. PhD thesis University of Westminster Law

Listening to the World: Sounding Out the Surrounding of Environmental Law with Michel Serres
Mandic, D. 2017. Listening to the World: Sounding Out the Surrounding of Environmental Law with Michel Serres. in: Philippopoulos-Mihalopoulos, A. and Brooks, V. (ed.) Research Methods in Environmental Law: a handbook Edward Elgar. pp. 509-533

Transgender Freedom and the Law: A Liberal-Poststructural Discussion on McNally
Clayton Thompson, J. and Brooks, V. 2014. Transgender Freedom and the Law: A Liberal-Poststructural Discussion on McNally. Critical Legal Conference. University of Sussex 06 Sep 2014

Sun, sea, sand and sex: the coastal sexuality of materially open legal subjects
Brooks, V. 2014. Sun, sea, sand and sex: the coastal sexuality of materially open legal subjects. 4th International Emotional Geographies Conference. University of Groningen, Netherlands 03 Jul 2013

Sex, law & posthuman encounters: an examination of sexual deviance at the coast
Brooks, V. 2014. Sex, law & posthuman encounters: an examination of sexual deviance at the coast. Democracy, rights and reason(s). University of Westminster 13 Feb 2014

No room for law in the folds of the soul: entangling and unraveling law and sexuality
Brooks, V. 2014. No room for law in the folds of the soul: entangling and unraveling law and sexuality. Creative Constraints. UCL 03 Nov 2014

Interrupting the courtroom organism: screaming bodies, material affects and the theatre of cruelty
Brooks, V. 2019. Interrupting the courtroom organism: screaming bodies, material affects and the theatre of cruelty. Law, Culture and the Humanities. 15 (2), pp. 332-351. doi:10.1177/1743872114543767

Confronting law affectively: encounters of a Patpong sex tourist
Brooks, V. 2014. Confronting law affectively: encounters of a Patpong sex tourist. Law and Critique. 25 (3), pp. 289-309. doi:10.1007/s10978-014-9137-5