Department of Sociology

We aim to build a global reputation for offering a distinct brand of policy-oriented sociology, criminology, and media and communication, driven by world-leading methodological innovation. Our work will combat inequalities and champion diversity.


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At the end of last year, @DrRanjanaDas published her book Early Motherhood in Digital Societies, a work whose relev…
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Last year @DrVickiHarman published her excellent book The Sexual Politics of Ballroom Dancing - available until Aug…
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