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Ragged University as a project is aiming to develop a holistic understanding on the environments we populate and problems we encounter. Here are some of the aspects of sociology which have been raised as important:

  • cafe culture
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    Informal Public Life And The Urban Agenda
    13th April 2014
    Sociology
    A tremendous advantage enjoyed by societies with a well developed informal public life is...
  • scene of a crime
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    Twas The Rant Before Christmas... What Makes The COOCs Initiative Succeed Where Others Fail by Alex Dunedin
    20th December 2017
    Eclectic Articles, Education, Sociology
    The language of failure is a tricky one to use without creating unhelpful tensions...
  • who cares scotland
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    Methodologies of Participation: Shared Anthropology, Corporate Parenting and Care Experience by John Morrison Part Two
    19th June 2018
    Education, Ragged Podcasts, Sociology
    This continues the presentation given by John Morrison exploring 'Methodologies of Participation: Shared Anthropology,...
  • Poverty in the UK
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    Experiences of Food Poverty: Results and Discussion by Samuel Lindskog
    13th August 2014
    Poverty, Sociology
    Eight out of nine participants interviewed were unable to “acquire or eat an adequate...
  • Ragged University
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    Information Inequalities and Cultural Life: University of Manchester Policy Week Nov 2014
    26th November 2014
    About Ragged, Sociology
    This piece of writing came about through being asked by Dr Drew Whitworth to...
  • Development as Freedom
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    Education, Welfare and Economics: A Human Capabilities View
    31st August 2014
    Economics, Poverty
    In terms of welfare, the human capabilities approach was developed as a means of...