MacKeogh, Dr. Carol
Department of Humanities
School / Functional Area:
School of Business and Humanities
Programme Coordinator for English, Media & Culture Studies
Contact Telephone Number:
+ 353 1 239 4929
Carol (dot) mackeogh (at) iadt (dot) ie
B.A. H.Dip in Ed. Ph.D.
Area of Expertise:
Sociology of the media, research methods, audience research.
Research methods, Censorship and the Media, Technology and Culture.
Young people and new media, Irish Documentary
Professional Practice Interests:
Member Sociological Association of Ireland.
EU Evaluator: MediaRelate (2 months) 2005 Development of Multi-media teaching materials for Relationship course.
EU evaluator on the 5th Framework – (1 week) 1997 Improving the Socio-Economic Knowledge Base.
O’Connor, B & MacKeogh, C. (2007) New media communities: performing identity in an online women's magazine in Irish Journal of Sociology. Special Issue on Communities edited by Mary P. Corcoran and Maurice Devlin, Vol. 16, No. 2. pp. 5-10
(2005). Report for the Crisis Pregnancy Agency, Teenagers and the Media:A Media Analysis of Sexual Content on Television (content analysis and focus group research)
(2005) Report for the Irish Film Censor’s Office Adolescents and Film: Attitudes to Film Classification. Department of Justice Equality and Law Reform. (National survey and focus group research) http://www.ifco.ie
Preston, P and MacKeogh, C. (2005) Women and Work in the ICT sector Gender ‘Inclusion Strategies’ and Information Society in Collins, G & Boucher, G (eds) The New World of Work: Labour Markets in Contemporary Ireland: Liffey Press
MacKeogh, C. & Preston, P. (2004) Strategies of Inclusion: A Case Study from Ireland. Gender, Technology and Development vol. 8, no 2 May-August, pp 231-255. Sage Publication
MacKeogh, C & Preston, P. (2003) Irish National Report, in Sorensen, K (ed) Strategies of Inclusion: Gender and the Information Society. Trondheim: NTNU Publication
MacKeogh, C & B. O’Connor, (2002) ‘On The Boards: Performing Identity in a Women’s Online Magazine in Nelly Oudshoorn, Els Rommes, Irma van Slooten (eds.) Qualitative Interview Studies of Female User Experiences. Trondheim:NTNU Publication
MacKeogh, C. (2002) Participant Observation: A team study of young people and television. Irish Sociological Research Monograph
MacKeogh, C (2001) ‘The Micro-Politics of Family Viewing – Generational Strategies’ Sociological Research On Line, Vol 6, No. 1 http://www.socresonline.org.uk/
Tormey, R., A. Good & C. MacKeogh. (eds.) (1994) Post Methodologies – New Directions for Research Methodologies in The Social Sciences. Dublin:Trinity Publication.