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Social Sciences: Topical web resources

Subject guide for social science courses: criminology / sociology

This page includes a by no means exhaustive list of sources that you might find relevant to your studies. They are grouped thematically and will hopefully get you thinking about these topics. They are to be used in conjunction with the books and journals guidance provided earlier in this guide, and sources included on your reading lists.

Aid  |  Anthropology  |  Asylum  |  Children  |  Communities  |  Criminology  |  Culture  |  Disabilities  |  Equality of rights / suffrage  |  Ethics  |  Employment  |  Finance  |  Globalisation  |  Gender  |  Health  |  Homelessness  |  Human rights  |  Legal information  |  Philosophy  |  Policing |  Politics |  Poverty  |  Prisons  |  Research ethics  |  Research methods  |  Slavery / Trafficking  |  Social theory  |  Society  |  Sociology  |  Terrorism  |  War 

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Anthropology

Writing field notes

Equaity of rights / suffrage

Road to equality (Celebrating the stories behind 100 years of women's rights in the UK)

She got the vote: suffrage in Buckinghamshire

Health

Homelessness

Shelter (charity)

Legal information

BU law resource list

EurLex (Access to EU law)

The jurudicial and Law (blog)

Legislation (UK)

Tales from the Jungle - Margaret Mead

Tales from the Jungle, Margaret Mead, 00:00 29/11/2007, BBC4, 60 mins. https://learningonscreen.ac.uk/ondemand/index.php/prog/005EFEE1?bcast=27962861 (Accessed 31 Jul 2019)

Politics

BBC politics

Centre for Policy Studies (UK think tank)

ElectionGuide (International Foundation for Electoral Systems)

Ideology - study guide

Institute of Economic Affairs (UK think tank)

IPPR (UK think tank)

Poverty

The Townsend Centre for International Poverty Research (University of Bristol)

The Trussell Trust (food banks - charity)

Research ethics

Social theory

Marxist internet archive

Topical web resources

Aid  |  Anthropology  |  Asylum  |  Children  |  Communities  |  Criminology  |  Culture  |  Disabilities  |  Equality of rights / suffrage  |  Ethics  |  Employment  |  Finance  |  Globalisation  |  Gender  |  Health  |  Homelessness  |  Human rights  |  Legal information  |  Philosophy  |  Policing Politics |  Poverty  |  Prisons  |  Research ethics  |  Research methods  |  Slavery / Trafficking  |  Social theory  |  Society  |  Sociology  |  Terrorism  |  War