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Peer-reviewed articles and book chapters


Jerak-Zuiderent, Sonja and Teun Zuiderent-Jerak (invited to submit). Generative Collectives in Argentinian Care Trans*Formations: An Exercise in Traveling to Chivilcoy and Back. Tapuya: Latin American Science, Technology and Society.

Jerak-Zuiderent, Sonja (2015). Keeping Open by Re-imagining Laughter and Fear. The Sociological Review 63 (4): 897-921.

Jerak-Zuiderent, Sonja (2015). Accountability from Somewhere and for Someone: Relating with Care. Science as Culture 24 (4): 412-435.

Jerak-Zuiderent, Sonja (2012). Certain Uncertainties: Modes of Patient Safety in Healthcare. Social Studies of Science 42(5): 732-752.

Jerak-Zuiderent, Sonja and Roland Bal (2011). ‘Locating the Worths of Performance Indicators: Performing Transparencies and Accountabilities in Health Care’, in: Ann Sætnan & Heidi Lomell & Svein Hammer (eds.), By the Very Act of Counting – The Mutual Construction of Statistics and Society (London/New York: Routledge):  224-242.

Pollitt, Christopher, Stephen Harrison, George Dowswell, Sonja Jerak-Zuiderent, Roland Bal (2010). Performance Regimes in Health Care: Institutions, Critical Junctures and the Logic of Escalation in England and the Netherlands. Evaluation 16(1): 13-39.


Professional Publications
Jerak-Zuiderent, Sonja (2012). Narratieve vormen van verantwoording in de ouderenzorg - zorgen voor het onverantwoordbare? Rapport for Actiz. Rotterdam: iBMG.

Zuiderent-Jerak, Teun, Sonja Jerak-Zuiderent, Hester van Bovenkamp, Siok Swan Tan, S., Leona Hakkart-van Rooijen, Werner Brouwer en Roland Bal (2011). Variatie in Richtlijnen. Wat is het probleem? Rotterdam: iBMG.

Zuiderent-Jerak, Teun, Sonja Jerak-Zuiderent en Roland Bal (2010). Veiligheidsnormen in Richtlijnen: Kansen en valkuilen voor het besturen van kwaliteit. Rotterdam: iBMG.

De Bont, Antoinette, Sonja Jerak-Zuiderent, Teun Zuiderent-Jerak, Roland Bal and Pauline Meurs (2010). Governance of Patient Safety. A Background Study for Dutch Inspectorate of Health Care. Rotterdam: iBMG.

De Bont, Antoinette, Sonja Jerak-Zuiderent, Teun Zuiderent-Jerak en Bal, R. (2009). Veiligheid in de zorg: Achtergrondstudie bij de Staat van de Gezondheidszorg. Rotterdam: iBMG.

De Bont, Antoinette, Sonja Jerak-Zuiderent, Marleen de Mul and Dorien Zwart (2009). Questions about Safety. A Report for the Dutch Ministry of Health. Rotterdam: iBMG.

Duin, van Trudie, Sonja Jerak-Zuiderent and Roland Bal (2009). Meer tijd voor triage. Medisch Contact 64(16), 705 – 708.

Stolk, Elly, De Bont, Antoinette, Poley, M., Jerak-Zuiderent, Sonja, Stroet, M., Rutten, Frans F.H. (2008). International Comparison of Systems to Determine Entitlements to Medical Specialist Care: Performance and Organizational issues  (eds.), Institute for Medical Technology Assessment / Institute of Health Policy and Management. Gezondheidszorg: Rotterdam, ISBN: 08.104

Jerak-Zuiderent, Sonja (2007). ‘Germany’, in: Chris Ham (ed.), Enhancing Engagement in Medical Leadership: A Rapid Survey of International Experience. Birmingham, UK: Health Services Management Centre, University of Birmingham and NHS Institute for Innovation and Improvement.

Jerak-Zuiderent, Sonja (2006). Common Challenges – Different Solutions? Pragmatic and Feasible Piecemealing Embedded in Flexible Long-term Visions. Overview Paper Prepared for the International Quality Improvement Exchange Conference, Duin & Kruidberg, The Netherlands, 7-9 December.



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