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Class and eating: Family meals in Britain by Ewa Jarosz
28 Jun 2017

Ewa Jarosz, Research Officer at the Centre for Time Use Research, discusses social differentiation in eating patterns in Britain in her new paper in Appetite, Vol 116.

Congratulations to Ridhi Kashyap on her successful completion of the DPhil in Sociology
27 Jun 2017

Ridhi Kashyap successfully completed her DPhil, titled ‘The Dynamics of Prenatal Sex Selection and Excess Female Child Mortality in Contexts with Son Preference’.

Speed Data: Why the Remain vote swung sharply—while Leave voters stayed put
26 Jun 2017

8th June defied expectations—and unfolded in very different ways in different kinds of seats – Steve Fisher explains in Prospect magazine.

Divorce falls to lowest levels for 45 years
22 Jun 2017

Professor Christiaan Monden speaks to the Financial Times about changes in the patterns of marriage and divorce.

Congratulations to Jun Han on his successful completion of the DPhil in Sociology
20 Jun 2017

Jun Han successfully completed his DPhil, titled 'Social Marketisation and Policy Change in China', under the supervision of Professor Takehiko Kariya.

Professor Jonathan Gershuny awarded CBE
19 Jun 2017

Professor Jonathan Gershuny, FBA, Professor of Economic Sociology, Co-Director of the Centre for Time Use Research in the Department of Sociology and Senior Research Fellow of Nuffield College, is appointed CBE for services to the social sciences and sociology in the Queen's Birthday Honours 2017.

European Sociological Review ranked in top 15% of Sociology journals
16 Jun 2017

Congratulations to everyone working on the European Sociological Review (ESR), including the Department’s own Melinda Mills (Editor in Chief), Patrick Präg (Deputy Editor) and Christiaan Monden (Associate Editor).

Dr Stephen Fisher discusses Conservative deal with DUP
14 Jun 2017

On Tuesday 13 June, Dr Steve Fisher spoke on BBC Radio Oxford’s Kat Orman Show, discussing the prospect of a Conservative deal with the DUP and how that would affect Northern Ireland.

How Theresa May lost her majority and how Scots have kept the Tories in government
09 Jun 2017

Dr Stephen Fisher comments on last night's General Election results.

Oxford Sociology Top in Europe
08 Jun 2017

Oxford is top Sociology department in Europe for the third consecutive year.


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