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Congratulations Class of 2017

Posted on Wednesday 19 July 2017

Celebrating with our new graduates in the Department of Sociology


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Events and Conferences

Thu
21
Sep

International Conference on 'Digital Media, Political Polarization and Challenges to Democracy'

International symposium on Digital Media, Political Polarization and Challenges to Democracy. It will be held on 21-22 September 2017 in Vienna

Fri
22
Sep

Thresholds - A pop up symposium

CFP: Thresholds is intended to bring together diverse disciplines including sociology, politics, history, anthropology, women’s studies, critical management, human geography, social policy. The format will be a short papers (10mins) followed discussion.

Tue
28
Nov

CA Skills Training Courses: Turn-Taking

This course is one of two – on turn-taking and on sequence organisation - designed to provide core foundational training in conversation analysis (CA)

Tue
12
Dec

CA Skills Training Courses: Sequence Organisation

This course is one of two – on sequence organisation and on turn-taking - designed to provide core foundational training in conversation analysis (CA)

Tue
27
Mar

Imagining the History of the Future: Unsettling Scientific Stories (3 Days)

The future just isn’t what it used to be… not least because people keep changing it. Recent years have seen a significant growth of academic and public interest in the role of the sciences in creating and sustaining both imagined and enacted futures.

Tue
17
Apr

CA Skills Training Courses: Repair

This course is one of two – on repair and on word selection – designed to provide further core training in conversation analysis (CA)

Prospective students

Sociology @ York Video

Criminology @ York Video

In 2012, York celebrated 800 years of being a self-governing city. Watch the video to see how York has developed into a vibrant, exciting place to live, work and study

Current Students