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Servicing super-diversity

This is my latest COMPAS blog post. You can read the original here. The photos are by me.

In the 1890s, philanthropist Charles Booth… 1,164 more words


Field Lane and larceny, then and now

Field lane was once a narrow alley that led to Saffron Hill (once fields and gardens belonging to Ely Place and filled with actual saffron), and formed part of a tangle of the narrow lanes and courts that contained some of London’s most desperate poverty. 818 more words


Searching for underlying structures and social patterns

The first guideline, for creating the sociological imagination.

Ken Plummer defines social structures as “patterns of predictable human actions which cluster around key problems in living”. 237 more words

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