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Durham University

Department of Sociology


The Department of Sociology at Durham researches across a wide range of areas and focuses in particular on four main reseach themes: Communities and Social Justice; Higher Education and Social Equality; Violence and Abuse; and Health and Social Theory. We encompass a breadth of activities, with our main focus on the application of social science methods and concepts to social and policy issues.