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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:

  • Emile Durkheim
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    Great Educator: Emile Durkheim 1858 to 1917
    9th August 2014
    History, Sociology
    Emile Durkheim founded the subject of Sociology on a lifetime of study and review...
  • Sand castle
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    Knowledge, Opportunities and False Promises
    1st February 2015
    Education, Poverty
    In the 1800’s Samuel Smiles was well known as a Scottish author and government...
  • David Seagrave at Remade in Edinburgh
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    A Vigorous Renaissance of Social Value by David Seagrave
    14th February 2014
    Eclectic Articles, Poverty
    Paul Kingsnorth, who emulated William Cobbett on journeys around Britain has described the erosion...
  • foodbank
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    Experiences of Food Poverty in Brighton and Hove by Samuel Lindskog
    13th July 2014
    Poverty, Sociology
    This research project was undertaken to understand the experience of being in food poverty...
  • Intellectual property
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    Intellectual Property: History, Public Domain and Ideas by Alex Dunedin
    14th September 2015
    Economics, Poverty
    The World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) refers to the 'products of the mind: inventions,...