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sociology

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:

  • capabilities approach
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    Development as Freedom: The Human Capabilities Approach
    10th May 2014
    About Ragged, Poverty, Project, Sociology
    Development can be seen as a process of expanding the freedoms that people enjoy....
  • Jacob Jordaens depiction of Odysseus escaping from the cave of Polyphemus (1635)
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    Action Research: Outputs, Outcomes and the Political Setting
    3rd December 2018
    Economics, Outcomes and Measures, Poverty
    What follows is the section of my action research project analysing the metrics and...
  • applied economics
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    Education, Training and Applied Economics: A Digest
    5th March 2014
    Economics, Poverty
    The relationship between education and economics is an area of wide scope and considerable...
  • Dr Diamond photographed the patients in his asylum
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    Inspector Rosenhan Visits The Asylum
    14th May 2015
    Eclectic Articles, Mad World, Poverty
    As part of the Mad World exhibition which examined missing voices from the story...
  • monopoly
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    The Energy Companies Wear No Clothes
    1st April 2014
    Citizen Journalism, Eclectic Articles, Poverty
    I have written these citizenship journalism articles as I have become increasingly interested in...
  • 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...