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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 »

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 »

Sir Keir Starmer: Centre for Criminal Justice Studies Annual Public Lecture

When: April 28, 2017 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Where: School of Law, Moot Court Room, The Liberty Building, Leeds LS2 9JT, UK

2017 marks the 30th anniversary of the Centre for Criminal Justice Studies. This public lecture delivered by Sir Keir Starmer, KCB, QC is one of a series of exciting events organised to commemorate the Centre’s anniversary. The Centre was established in[…] Read more »

The Global Sustainable Development Goals Challenge seminar

When: March 29, 2017 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Where: Baines Wing (2.10)

Abstract In 2015, the UN adopted a new set of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), also called Global Goals, to eradicate poverty, establish socioeconomic inclusion and protect the environment. Critical voices such as the International Council for Science (ICSU), however, have[…] Read more »

Inequalities Research Network: Lunchtime café

When: March 29, 2017 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Where: Marjorie and Arnold Ziff Building Room MR (12.22)

Bring your lunch and join us for another Inequalities Research Network Lunchtime Café. The cafés offer a working group environment where members discuss and learn from each other about inequalities research from a range of perspectives including theory, methodology, fieldwork[…] Read more »

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