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Sociology

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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:

  • Scene from the film Metropolis
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    Action Research: The Outcomes Star and Developing Novel Methodologies
    19th November 2018
    Drugs and Recovery, Outcomes and Measures, Poverty
    What follows is the start of my action research project deconstructing of the Outcomes...
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    Britain's Living Legacy of Racism and Prejudice: A Narrative and Review of Policy Recommendations
    26th October 2020
    Racism, Sociology, Xenophobia
    This article is responding in depth to the cultural questioning which has emerged through...
  • 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...
  • Manchester Medical Mission
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    Manchester Medical Mission Affiliates to Charter Street Ragged School by Simon Ward
    5th September 2015
    Eclectic Articles, History, Poverty
    Here are my notes from when I went back to the archive to look...
  • R D Laing
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    A Word For The Social Model of Madness: Psychiatry and The Family by Alex Dunedin
    12th October 2015
    Mad World, Poverty
    When Shakespeare writes about how family and friends drive us mad, and treat us...
  • Disaster Capitalism
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    Disaster Capitalism and War on Drugs: An Interview With Antony Loewenstein and Q+A Session at Recovering Justice
    16th April 2018
    Citizen Journalism, Drugs and Recovery, Poverty, Ragged Podcasts
    A key aim of Antony Loewenstein's book and film 'Disaster Capitalism' is to examine...