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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:

  • Social Capital and Pierre Bourdieux: A Digest
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    Social Capital and Pierre Bourdieu: A Digest
    6th May 2014
    Social Capital, Sociology
    Pierre Bourdieu is a sociologist who’s interest focused on social class and stratification along...
  • rethinking-poverty
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    Impoverishment, Downsourcing and Buying Your Way Out: Action Research in Context by Alex Dunedin
    10th January 2018
    Education, Sociology
    In this essay I will be trying to drill down to the fine detail...
  • Bibliography
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    Experiences of Food Poverty: Contents and Bibliography by Samuel Lindskog
    18th August 2014
    Sociology
    Food poverty is the experience of not being able to acquire and eat a...
  • Poverty and Social Exclusion Gordon et al
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    Poverty and Social Exclusion in Britain: Research and Resources
    2nd September 2014
    Sociology
    The Poverty and Social Exclusion (PSE) Survey is the most comprehensive source of information...
  • Ivan Illich
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    Deinstitutionalising Society
    24th October 2012
    Sociology
    After being introduced to Ivan Illich as an educational thinker by two retired friends...
  • Young Carers
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    Binaries, Young Carers and The Barriers to Accessing Higher Education
    23rd April 2015
    Education, Sociology
    “I would like to send a message to staff, teachers and tutors – all...