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News and events

News

Congratulations Class of 2017

Posted on Wednesday 19 July 2017

Celebrating with our new graduates in the Department of Sociology


AHRC research grant for investigation into antimicrobial resistance

Posted on Friday 7 July 2017

Pathways, Practices and Architectures will compare the way cystic fibrosis clinics attempt to stop infections from spreading.


Project: Overcoming the barriers: Including people with profound intellectual and multiple disabilities in research

Posted on Thursday 19 December 2013

There is a fully funded WRDTC studentship available.


Vice President Ellen Annandale!

Posted on Thursday 28 November 2013

Ellen Annandale has been appointed as a Vice President of the European Sociological Association (ESA).


New MA Culture, Society and Globalization

Posted on Tuesday 5 November 2013

A new MA Culture, Society and Globalization degree has gained approval for October 2014


More news

Forthcoming Events

Wed
4
Oct

Autumn Unpolished Papers

Challenges and Superpowers

Wed
25
Oct

Autumn Unpolished Papers

Is There a Cancer Habitus?

Wed
8
Nov

Dilemmas of patient choice: findings from a conversation analytic study of neurology outpatient consultations

Recent, widely-publicized Royal College of Surgeons’ (RCS, 2016) guidelines on consent specify that “the aim of the discussion about consent is to give the patient the information they need to make a decision about what treatment or procedure (if any) they want

Wed
15
Nov

CURB Seminar: Thinking Sociologically About Kindness: Puncturing the Blasé in the Ordinary City

We recently made the case for a sociological engagement with kindness (Brownlie and Anderson, 2016).

Wed
22
Nov

Housekeeping Against Accumulation: Lifestyle Minimalism, De-Growth and the Present Post-Ecological Condition

The post-2008 financial crisis era has seen an upsurge in cultural initiatives that implicitly reject key principles of capitalist productivity

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)

Tue
22
May

CA Skills Training Courses: Word Selection

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

Past events