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social science sites of the week

In the news this week see the new classification of social class and our other related class resources. United Nations […]

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Social Science sites of the week

In the news this week. The budget. HM Treasury: Budget 2013 policy decisions See our recommended academic links See also […]

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Risk Management Approach Could Motivate Climate Change Action

Is it possible that modern society’s bitter political divisions over belief in anthropogenic climate change is distracting decision-makers from the far more practical matter of confronting the risk that it presents, directly or indirectly, to businesses and the economy?

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social science sites of the week

This week Italian elections. The Italian political science association provides free access to its English language journal Political science This […]

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Mid Staffordshire: A true test for accountability

Guest post from Roger Kline, Visiting Fellow at Middlesex University and co-director of Patients First, a whistleblowers network. The Mid Staffordshire NHS Foundation Trust public inquiry report could be a watershed moment for the NHS.

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How can textbooks further student engagement?

All criticism of the genre notwithstanding, textbooks do have a central role to play in turning sociology students into sociologists. Sometimes I do wonder, however, whether it is time to re-invent the textbook.

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