School of Sociology and Social Policy

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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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Brigitte Nerlich edited a special issue of the journal Metaphor and Symbol

Description
Brigitte Nerlich (Institute for Science and Society, University of Nottingham) and Martin Döring (Institute of Geography, University of Hamburg, Germany) have edited a special issue of the journal Metaphor and Symbol (volume 37, 2022) on covid and metaphors.
Date:
23 August 2022

ISS researchers in the media

Description
Researchers in ISS at the university have been engaging with the media. Professor Pru Hobson-West, Dr Alistair Anderson and Dr Tom Douglass are working on the EU funded VAX TRUST project.
Date:
09 August 2022

Upcoming events

Re-visiting Brexit: conceptual, methodological and ethical implications for migration research

Date
21 September 2022 (16:00-18:00)
Location:
Online
Description
In this online symposium, we bring together four recently published papers that seek to advance the field of migration studies by developing new conceptual and analytical insights into Brexit and its impacts.

Testalepre Retreat 2022 - Ecological Reparation and the Politics of Just Transitions

Date
23 (16:00) - 24 September 2022 (18:00)
Location:
Agriturismo Testalepre, Greve in Chianti (FI), Italy
 

 

School of Sociology and Social Policy

Law and Social Sciences building
University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

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