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Coppock, V., Haydon, D. and Richter, I. (1995) The Illusions of 'Post-Feminism': New Women, Old Myths, Taylor and Francis

Haydon, D. (1997) ' 'Crisis' in the Classroom?' in Scraton, P. (ed) 'Childhood' in 'Crisis'?, UCL Press, pp101-123

Haydon, D. and Scraton, P. (2000) ' “Condemn a Little More, Understand a Little Less”: the political context and rights implications of the domestic and European rulings in the Venables -Thompson Case', Journal of Law and Society, Vol. 27, No. 3, pp416-448

Haydon, D. (2002) 'Children's Rights to Sex and Sexuality Education' in Franklin, B. (ed) The New Handbook of Children's Rights. Comparative Policy and Practice, Routledge, pp182-195

Haydon, D. and Scraton, P. (2002) 'Sex Education As Regulation' in Goldson, B., Lavalette, M. and McKenzie, J. (eds) Children, Welfare and the State, Sage, pp152-168

Scraton, P. and Haydon, D. (2002) 'Challenging the Criminalization of Children and Young People: securing a rights-based agenda' in Muncie, J., Hughes, G. and McLaughlin, E. (eds) Youth Justice. Critical Readings, Sage/Open University, pp311-328

Haydon, D. (2003) 'The State Regulation of Parenting' in 'Tough on Crime'… Tough on Freedoms? From Community to Global Interventions,, pp133-149

Haydon, D. and Scraton, P. (2008) 'Conflict, Regulation and Marginalisation in the North of Ireland: The Experiences of Children and Young People', Current Issues in Criminal Justice, Vol. 20, No. 1, pp59-78

Haydon, D. (2008) 'Do your promises and tell the truth. Treat us with respect': Realising the rights of children and young people in Northern Ireland' in Journal of the History of Childhood and Youth, Vol 1, No 3, pp414-442

Convery, U., Haydon, D., Moore, L. and Scraton, P. (2008) 'Children, Rights and Justice in Northern Ireland: Community and Custody', Youth Justice, Vol. 8, No. 3, pp245-263

Haydon, D. and Corteen, K. (1998) “Just Not A Priority”: Sex Education Policy and Practice in Primary Schools Final Report, Centre for Studies in Crime and Social Justice, Edge Hill University College

Haydon, D., Wright, P. and Stephens, J. (2002) Youth Justice Board Parenting Programme Final Report: Blackpool Parenting Matters, Barnardo's

Elliott, C. and Haydon, D. (2004) Wider Horizons Halton: Developing Inclusive Play and Leisure Activities for Disabled Children and Young People, Barnardo's

Davis, H., Haydon, D., Read, J., Scraton, P. and Wright, P. (2005) Preventing Crime and Poor Health by Early Intervention/ Positive Action: an independent research and evaluation report, Wigan Invest to Save Project 2002-2004, Institute of Criminology and Criminal Justice, Queen's University Belfast

Haydon, D. (2006) Independent Review of the Legislation of the Northern Ireland Commissioner for Children and Young People, Putting Children First Alliance

Haydon, D. (2007) United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child. Consultation with Children and Young People, Office of the First Minister and Deputy First Minister

Haydon, D. and Boyce, S. (2007) Child Rights Indicators Guidance and Framework, Save the Children UK

Haydon, D. (2008) Northern Ireland NGO Alternative Report. Submission to the United Nations Committee on the Rights of the Child for consideration during the Committee's scrutiny of the UK Government Report, March 2008, Save the Children and Children's Law Centre

Haydon, D. (2008) Developing a Manifesto for Youth Justice in Northern Ireland. Background Paper, Include Youth

Resources for children/young people and practitioners
Haydon, D., King, P. and Moorcroft, C. (2000) Citizenship and Personal, Social and Health Education scheme for Key Stage 2: Pupil Books 1-4; Teacher Resource Books 1-4, Folens

Haydon, D. and King, P. (2002) Dealing With Issues PSHE Activity Bank for secondary schools, Folens

Wright, P. and Haydon, D. (2002) 'Taking Part Toolkit': promoting the 'real' participation of children and young people, North West Children's Taskforce

Haydon, D. (2003) Teenage Pregnancy and Looked After Children/Care Leavers: Resource for Teenage Pregnancy Co-ordinators and Examples of Innovative Practice, Teenage Pregnancy Unit

Haydon, D. (2005) Children's Rights in Northern Ireland: what children and the adults who work with them had to say about children's lives Report for Children, NICCY: Northern Ireland Commissioner for Children and Young People

Haydon, D. (2007) Consultation with Children and Young People, Northern Ireland Report for UK Government Report to the United Nations Committee on the Rights of the Child: Children and Young People's Report, OFMDFM


Children's Rights in Northern Ireland Paper presented to 5 Colleges Seminar on Childhood and Adolescence, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, USA (3.5.07)

The Need for Child Rights Indicators: how to measure whether government is effectively delivering on its children's rights obligations Workshop presented to the 'Child Indicators: Diverse Approaches to a Shared Goal' Conference, International Society for Child Indicators, Chicago, USA (27.6.07)

Voices of the Disempowered: children's rights in the North of Ireland Plenary presented at the 'Exploring Relations of Power' Conference, European Group for the Study of Deviance and Social Control, Utrecht, Netherlands (2.9.07)
Parenting Orders: The Evidence Plenary presented at the '… Thicker Than Water. Supporting Families to Improve Outcomes' Conference, Include Youth, Limavady, Northern Ireland (26.10.07)

 'I wear a hood, I am a hood': The experiences of young people in conflict with the law in Northern Ireland Paper presented at the 'Youth Justice 2008: Measuring Compliance with International Standards' Conference, Cork, Republic of Ireland (3.4.08)
'You have to be seen to be heard!': the meaning of participation for 'hard to reach' children and young people Paper presented at the 'Participation' Seminar, Research Forum for the Child, Queens University, Belfast, Northern Ireland (13.6.08)