School of Sociology and Social Policy

Welcome to the School of Sociology and Social Policy

We are a leading UK school for sociology, criminology, social policy and social work. Our courses offer you the opportunity to explore how societies work - and what can be done when they don't.

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Breaking Bread: A Community Cooking Project with Refugees

An online publication, called 'Breaking Bread: A community cooking project with refugees' was recently launched as part of the project "Aromas that nurture: Sharing sensory experiences with the refugee community'
26 July 2023

Shortlisting Success

Professor Alison Pilnick's book Reconsidering Patient Centred Care: Between Autonomy and Abandonment published by Emerald has been shortlisted for the prestigious Foundation for the Sociology of Health and Illness (FSHI) Book Prize.
05 July 2023

Upcoming events

One-day ICEMiC Symposium "Queer(y)ing Asylum"

08 November 2023 (09:00-17:00)
Organised by Diego Garcia Rodriguez and Alex Wainwright.

Making Science Public

From Omicron to Omega: What’s in a name?

The last few years have been years of planetary upheaval. We have all lived through a Covid-19 pandemic and are, in fact, still living with it, and we have all felt the effects of climate change. To deal with these planetary events, we had to invent and learn new concepts and new names. Quite recently, ...

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School of Sociology and Social Policy

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University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

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