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2017

Introduction to Social Research Methods Course

Explore research methods, the contexts in which they are used, and the benefits, drawbacks and ethical implications involved, as you learn how researchers try to find out about people, societies, and cultures. [19 Sep 2017]

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MSc in Digital Society

We are proud to welcome the first cohort of students on the MSc in Digital Society. [19 Sep 2017]

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Lisa McCormick on Radio 4

McCormick’s research included in Rev Kate Bottley’s investigation of funeral music in Britain [31 Aug 2017]

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Canadian PM Justin Trudeau receives honorary degree

The Prime Minister of Canada, The Rt Hon Justin Trudeau, has been awarded an honorary degree at the University [13 Jul 2017]

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Local Authorities and Energy Investments: Challenging Research?

Jan Webb, Dave Hawkey and Mags Tingey presented research findings at the Energy Systems Catapult [29 Jun 2017]

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Announcing publication of 'The Racialising Process'

by Prof Liz Stanley, principal on the Whites Writing Whiteness Project [02 Jun 2017]

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Heat and the City team responds

to Scottish Government Consultation on Heat & Energy Efficiency Strategies, and Regulation of District Heating [27 Apr 2017]

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Local Authority Engagement in UK Energy Systems Report Published

The report highlights key early findings [27 Apr 2017]

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Professor to give UN talk

A leading researcher in race equality been invited to make an address to the UN General Assembly [10 Apr 2017]

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Announcing 21st Century Standpoints

A New BSA Book Series [10 Apr 2017]

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Prof Nasar Meer Conferred as an Academy of Social Sciences Fellow

The Academy of Social Sciences (AcSS) has announced that it has conferred the award of Fellow on 47 leading social scientists. [10 Apr 2017]

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Prof Janette Webb Appointed to Scottish Government Expert Panel

The panel will review the definition of ‘Fuel Poverty’ [05 Apr 2017]

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The New Sociology of Scotland Now Published

Authored by Professor David McCrone [03 Apr 2017]

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Chloe MacLean Wins Young Researcher prize

The prize is awarded by the European Association for the Sociology of Sport [27 Mar 2017]

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Announcing new European Network on Digital Labour

Dr. Karen Gregory helped establish a new European Network on Digital Labour in February, 2017. [23 Mar 2017]

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Undergraduate Project to be Presented at PSA Conference

Congratulations, Maria Pabolaza Lacambra, on your paper acceptance! [07 Mar 2017]

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The Sage Handbook of Drug and Alcohol Studies now Published

Contributing author Angus Bancroft participates in London launch event [03 Mar 2017]

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Renewable Energy in the News

Prof Jan Webb discusses with BBC Scotland [18 Jan 2017]

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South Indian Political Change in the News

New pieces by Gorringe & Karthikeyan [04 Jan 2017]

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