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2008/09 Events

Forthcoming Events:


Revisiting 'Governing the Family': Lessons from History for the Present
Lecture by Prof Nigel Parton. Details.

First Meeting of the Social Work History Network in Northern Ireland. Details.

16/04/2009: British Sociological Association Annual Conference 2009

The British Sociological Association is holding it's 2009 annual conference in Cardiff City Hall, on Thursday 16th - Saturday 18th April. Patricia Hill Collins of the University of Maryland, USA and Boaventura de Sousa Santos from the University of Coimbra, Portugal and University of Madison-Wisconsin, USA have been confirmed as plenary speakers. They will speak on topics relating to the 2009 conference theme 'The Challenge of Global Social Inquiry'. Further information is available from the BSA website or email

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05/02/2009: Annual 'A' Level Sociology Conference

The School will be holding it's Annual 'A' Level Sociology Conference on Thursday 5th February 2009 in the Whitla Hall. This year's theme is "Doing Sociological Research: Methods in Context" and the speakers include Dr Matt Wood, Dr Andrew Percy, Dr Sarah Moore and Robb Webb from the AQA Board of Examiners. For more information about the topics consult the . must faxed to 028 9097 3943 by Friday 9th January 2009.

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