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  1. Week 1: Introduction 13 items
    1. Week 1: Core reading 2 items
      1. Social research methods - Alan Bryman 2016

        Book Essential reading Read chapter 1: The nature and process of social research, (pages 3-17)

    2. Week 1: Recommended reading 11 items
      1. Conceptualising Social life - G. Cooper

        Document Recommended reading

      2. Researching social life 2016

        Book Recommended reading Read chapter 2, Research, theory and method.

      3. Decolonising methodologies: research and indigenous peoples - Linda Tuhiwai Smith 1998

        Book Recommended reading

      4. Social research: issues, methods and process - Tim May, Dawsonera 2011 (electronic resource)

        Book Recommended reading Read chapter 1: Perspectives on social scientific research, (pages 7-25)

      5. Social research: issues, methods and process - Tim May 2011

        Book Recommended reading Read chapter 1: Perspectives on social scientific research, (pages 7-25)

      6. Southern theory: the global dynamics of knowledge in social science - Raewyn Connell 2007

        Book Recommended reading

      7. Sociology: An Introduction - Ken Roberts, Ebook Central 2012 (ebook)

        Book Recommended reading Chapters 7 and 8

      8. Cultural sociology: an introduction - Les Back, Andy Bennett, Laura Desfor Edles, Margaret Gibson 2012

        Book Recommended reading

      9. Sociology: a global introduction - John J. Macionis, Kenneth Plummer 2012

        Book Recommended reading

      10. Theory and methods in sociology: an introduction to sociological thinking and practice - J. A. Hughes, W. W. Sharrock 2007

        Book Recommended reading

      11. Sociology: the basics - Kenneth Plummer, MyiLibrary 2010 (electronic resource)

        Book Recommended reading

  2. Week 2: Being There: Self Presentation and the Ethics of Ethnographic Research 4 items
    1. Week 2: Core Reading 1 item
    2. Week 2: Recommended Reading 3 items
      1. Social research methods - Alan Bryman c2012

        Book Recommended reading Chapters 17 and 19

      2. The ethics of ethnography - Elizabeth Murphy, Robert Dingwall 2001 (electronic resource)

        Chapter Recommended reading

      3. Ethnography and the study of deviance - Dick Hobbs 2001 (electronic resource)

        Chapter Recommended reading

  3. Week 3: The gender pay gap (quantitative methodology) 3 items
    1. Week 3: Core reading 1 item
      1. The Gender Pay Gap in the UK 1995-2007: Part 1 – Research Report - Wendy Olsen, H. Heuvelman, V. Gash, L. Vandecasteele 2010

        Document Essential reading

    2. Week 3: Additional reading 2 items
      1. How to close the gender pay gap in Europe: towards the gender mainstreaming of pay policy - Jill Rubery, Damian Grimshaw, Hugo Figueiredo 05/2005

        Article Recommended reading

      2. Social research methods - Alan Bryman c2012

        Book Recommended reading Chapters 17 and 19

  4. Week 4: Chicken and chips and walls of crisps: Research from the Centre for Food Policy 6 items
    1. Week 4: Core reading 1 item
    2. Week 4: Recommended reading 5 items
      1. Food and Health Policy - Martin Caraher

        Chapter Recommended reading

      2. The “School Foodshed”: schools and fast-food outlets in a London borough - M. Caraher, S. Lloyd, T. Madelin 25/02/2014

        Article Recommended reading

      3. The planning system and fast food outlets in London: lessons for health promotion practice - Martin Caraher, Eileen O’Keefe, Sue Lloyd, Tim Madelin 01/2013

        Article Recommended reading

      4. Why food poverty persists - Martin Caraher 2017

        Audio-visual document Recommended reading

      5. The ethics of ethnography - Elizabeth Murphy, Robert Dingwall 2001 (electronic resource)

        Chapter Recommended reading

  5. Week 5: Writing Critical Summaries / Asking Personal Questions 9 items
    1. Week 5: Core Reading 1 item
    2. Week 5: Recommended Reading 8 items
      1. Dis/ability studies: theorising disablism and ableism - Dan Goodley, Taylor & Francis 2014 (electronic resource)

        Book Recommended reading

      2. Handbook of disability studies - Gary L. Albrecht, Katherine D. Seelman, Michael Bury c2001 (electronic resource)

        Book Recommended reading Chapters 2, 5, 6, 10

      3. Handbook of disability studies - Gary L. Albrecht, Katherine D. Seelman, Michael Bury c2001 (electronic resource)

        Book Recommended reading

  6. Week 6: Reading week 0 items
    No lecture - please use this week to catch up (or even get ahead!) with your reading
  7. Week 7: The trouble with troubled families 6 items
    1. Week 7: Core Reading 1 item
    2. Week 7: Recommended Reading 5 items
      1. Oral evidence: troubled families (HC711) - House of Commons 2016

        Webpage Recommended reading See in particular the discussion of the 120,000 troubled families number, questions (pages 57-62)

      2. Parliamentlive.tv - Public Accounts Committee

        Webpage Recommended reading Recording of the Public Account Committee meeting on the Troubled families enquiry

      3. Dispatches: Living With Nightmare Neighbours Wednesday, 19 Oct 2016

        Audio-visual document Recommended reading

  8. Week 8: What happens post deportation? 2 items
    1. Week 8: Core Reading 1 item
      1. What happens post-deportation? The experience of deported Afghans - Liza Schuster, Nassim Majidi 01/07/2013

        Article Essential reading

    2. Week 8: Recommended Reading 1 item
  9. Week 9: Crime and policing in disadvantaged areas 5 items
    1. Week 9: Core reading 1 item
    2. Week 9: Additional reading 4 items
      1. Ethnography: principles in practice - Martyn Hammersley, Paul Atkinson, Dawsonera 2007 (electronic resource)

        Book Recommended reading Read chapter 1, pages 1-19

      2. Ethnography: principles in practice - Martyn Hammersley, Paul Atkinson 2007

        Book Recommended reading Read chapter 1, pages 1-19

      3. Street social capital in the liquid city - Jonathan Ilan 03/2013

        Article Recommended reading

  10. Week 10: Pokemon Go and Urban Praxis 6 items
    1. Week 10: Core Reading 1 item
    2. Week 10: Recommended Reading 5 items
      1. Location-based social media: space, time and identity - Leighton Evans, Michael Saker, Ebook Central 2017

        Book 

  11. Week 11: Armed Robbery 4 items
    1. Week 11: Core Reading 1 item
    2. Week 11: Recommended Reading 3 items
      1. Seductions of crime: moral and sensual attractions in doing evil - Jack Katz 1988

        Book Recommended reading Chapter titled "Stick Up Men"

      2. Commercial Robbery - Emmeline Taylor

        Chapter Recommended reading

      3. Armed robbery - Roger Matthews 2002 (electronic resource)

        Book Recommended reading

  12. Study Skills, Personal and Professional Development 3 items
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