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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:

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    A Personal Account of Poverty in the United Kingdom: Entrenched Difficulty and Tenacious Myths by Alex Dunedin
    28th December 2016
    Sociology
    I live in Edinburgh, capital city of Scotland, and a place of inequalities.  Walking...
  • capabilities approach
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    Development as Freedom: The Human Capabilities Approach
    10th May 2014
    About Ragged, Project, Sociology
    Development can be seen as a process of expanding the freedoms that people enjoy....
  • 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...
  • Continuing Cooperative Development A Discourse Framework for Individuals as Colleagues by Julian Edge
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    The Cooperative Development of Julian Edge: A Digest, Notes and Reflections by Alex Dunedin
    20th June 2016
    Education, Sociology
    Finding effective ways to communicate and work with each other is a perenial task. ...
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    Social Justice Issues and the Valuation of People as Knowledgeable
    1st January 2015
    About Ragged, Education, Sociology
    In this article I am going to try and identify certain social justice issues...
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    Collaboration and Distinguishing the Selfish from Self Interest
    13th July 2014
    About Ragged, Project, Sociology
    Something which seems to be a repeating query over time is the question of...