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LSSI Workshop – Researching Lives through Time: Qualitative Approaches

When: June 15, 2017 @ 9:45 am – June 16, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
Where: Liberty Building, Moorland Rd, Leeds, UK

Professor Bren Neale, School of Sociology and Social Policy, University of Leeds will lead this two day methodology course which will provide a detailed introduction to Qualitative Longitudinal (QL) research methods. The course will establish the significance and value of dynamic[…] Read more »

Public perceptions of inequality in changing times: Implications for politics and society

When: June 12, 2017 @ 1:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Where: School of Sociology and Social Policy, Social Sciences Building, Room 12.21/25, Leeds LS2 9JT, UK

In recent years, there have been marked changes in the ordering of inequalities and social difference. Despite this, there is continued ambivalence in what the general public think about inequality and public policy responses to it. To temper inequalities of[…] Read more »

LSSI Public Event: Reimagining the Future of Urban Public Space

When: June 5, 2017 all-day
Where: The Great Hall, Leeds LS2 9JT, UK

This one day event will bring together academics (from diverse disciplines) and practitioners to explore the current challenges facing, and ways of reinvigorating, urban public space. It will explore both a number of contemporary themes and the manner in which[…] Read more »

Inequalities Research Lunchtime Café

When: May 31, 2017 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Where: Marjorie and Arnold Ziff Building Room MR (12.22)

Bring your lunch and join us for the final Inequalities Research Lunchtime Café of the term! The cafés offer a working group environment where members discuss and learn from each other about inequalities research from a range of perspectives including[…] Read more »

Open Research Area (ORA) for the Social Sciences, 2017 Call: Information session

When: May 23, 2017 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Where: Social Sciences Building (Room 14.33)

For researchers interested in applying to the recently posted Open Research Area (ORA) for the Social Sciences, 2017 Call (deadline outline proposals, 5 July 2017) which includes funding from the ESRC, RIS in collaboration with LSSI will be running an[…] Read more »

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