Faculty of Education, Social Sciences and Law

Sociology and Social Policy

Events Archive - 2018

  • Regressive ‘Public’ Welfare: Implications for Intersecting Inequalities

    14 June 2018, 12:30 - 17:30 | Workshop | School of Sociology and Social Policy, University of Leeds
    Supported by the UK Social Policy Association, this is the first workshop in a series that aims to explore the lasting and changing significance of Richard Titmuss’s work for understanding social divisions of welfare, social interdependency and intersectional inequality.

  • Fundamentally Insecure: Surveillance, Encryption, and the Problem of Anonymity

    23 May 2018, 12:00 - 13:30 | Seminar | Social Sciences Building, Room 12.21 and 12.25
    Robert Thornton-Lee (PhD student, School of Sociology and Social Policy) will be presenting ‘Fundamentally Insecure: Surveillance, Encryption, and the Problem of Anonymity’ as part of the SSP lunchtime seminar series.

  • Changing practices: lessons from a re-study of eating out in England

    2 May 2018, 12:00 - 13:30 | Seminar | Social Sciences Building, Room 12.21 and 12.25
    We are delighted to welcome Professor Alan Warde (University of Manchester) who will be presenting ‘Changing practices: lessons from a re-study of eating out in England’.

  • Why are people paying attention to Basic Income?

    25 April 2018, 12:00 - 13:30 | Seminar | Social Sciences Building, Room 12.21 and 12.25
    Paul Luke (SSP PhD student) will be presenting ‘Why are people paying attention to Basic Income?’ as part of the Sociology and Social Policy (SSP) lunchtime seminar series.

  • A workshop on measuring inequalities

    18 April 2018, 13:00 - 14:00 | Seminar | Social Sciences Building, Room 12.21 and 12.25
    A workshop on measuring inequalities – part of the Researching Inequalities: interdisciplinary perspectives IRN/SSP Workshop Series.

  • A workshop on health, wellbeing, marginalisation and intervention

    28 February 2018, 13:00 - 14:00 | Seminar | Social Sciences Building, Room 12.21 and 12.25
    A workshop on health, wellbeing, marginalisation and intervention – part of the Researching Inequalities: interdisciplinary perspectives IRN/SSP Workshop Series

  • Open Day - BA Social Science (extended degree programme)

    24 February 2018, 10:00 - 15:00 | Open Day | Room 12.21/12.25 Social Sciences Building, University of Leeds
    On Saturday 24 February we are hosting an open day for our BA Social Science programme, our extended degree programme for those who don't meet the traditional entry requirements for our courses.

  • A workshop on home, dispossession and international migration

    14 February 2018, 13:00 - 14:00 | Seminar | Social Sciences Building, Room 12.21 and 12.25
    A workshop on home, dispossession and international migration – part of the Researching Inequalities: interdisciplinary perspectives IRN/SSP Workshop Series.

  • Health inequality and disabled people in South Korea: Barriers to healthcare utilisation

    7 February 2018, 12:00 - 13:30 | Seminar | Social Sciences Building, Room 12.21 and 12.25
    Hanna Lee (PhD student, School of Sociology and Social Policy) will be presenting ‘Health inequality and disabled people in South Korea: Barriers to healthcare utilisation’ as part of the SSP lunchtime seminar series.

  • Researching educational inequalities through classroom talk

    31 January 2018, 13:00 - 14:00 | Seminar | Social Sciences Building, Room 12.21 and 12.25
    Dr. Julia Snell ( School of English, University of Leeds) will be presenting ‘Researching educational inequalities through classroom talk’ - part of the ‘Researching Inequalities: Interdisciplinary Perspectives’ IRN/SSP workshop series.

  • Financialised Internationalisation and Structural Hierarchies

    24 January 2018, 12:00 - 13:30 | Seminar | Social Sciences Building, Rooms 12.21 and 12.25
    Part of the School of Sociology and Social Policy's regular lunchtime seminar series, this seminar will be led by Dr Annina Kaltenbrunner - Economics Division, University of Leeds Business School.

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