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Department of Social Sciences

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    Department of Social Sciences

  • About the department

    The Department of Social Sciences is an environment of critical enquiry and rigorous research. Our innovative and influential research has received international recognition; changing attitudes and informing policy across areas as diverse as the conservation of primates, gendered practices in family and work lives, and Eastern European politics.

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      • 25Jan

        Populism 2.0

        A symposium organised by the Centre for Global Politics Economy and Society (GPES) and the Modern Political and International History Group

      • 28Feb

        Postgraduate open evening

        Graduate Your Career - A postgraduate qualification can help you to develop your career, deepen your learning, pursue a passion, or build the knowledge and skills to get you back into the workplace. Find out more about the postgraduate and professional development opportunities we offer at our open evening.