Sociology in Schools & Why it Matters!
A recent article in Sociology reports on the findings of the largest survey ever undertaken of UK Sociology teachers. The results can be summarised by a striking paradox: sociology in schools is low status, given few resources, often taught by non-specialists and perceived as a soft option YET its teachers are highly committed and enthusiastic....Read latest post
Sociology in the Archives: Black and Asian activism by and for young people
This workshop aims to bring together scholars working on Black and Asian movements since the 1960s to examine both the history of ...View latest Events
BSA Annual Conference 2020
The theme for the 2020 Annual Conference is - Reimagining Social Bodies: Self, Institutions and Societies. The conference will take place at Aston University, Birmingham from 21–23 April 2020. Submission deadline: 15 October 2019 *EXTENDED* Participants can present on any sociological research topic.Find out more
What is food?
Edited by Ulla Gustafsson, Rebecca O'Connell, Alizon Draper and Andrea Tonner, this volume brings together contributions that provide a snapshot of current food research. What is food? acknowledges the many dimensions of food, including its social, cultural, symbolic and sensual qualities, while also being material in that it is fundamental to our survival.Read more
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Membership to the BSA is a must-have for those who wish to be involved and stay current with sociology in Britain. Join now and enjoy 15 months for the price of 12!Read more
Race, Ethnicity and Sociology Teaching Provision in British Universities Survey
We invite you to participate in a research study commissioned by the BSA exploring the place of presence of race and ethnicity wit...Take part