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  • New Research Fellow post – Now closed.

    We are seeking to appoint a Research Fellow to work with Professor Virginia Berridge on a project on sex, drugs and HIV/AIDS in prison since the 1980s as part of Professor Hilary Marland and Dr Catherine Cox’s Wellcome Trust Medical Humanities Investigator Award on Prisoners Medical Care and Entitlement to Health in England and Ireland,1860 ... Read more

  • Late Night Woman’s Hour: Intoxication

    Listen to Virginia Berridge speaking on intoxication on Late Night Woman’s Hour: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b06708zc Read more

  • International and Interdisciplinary Insights into Evidence and Policy

    The latest issue of the Academy’s journal Contemporary Social Science is now available. This is a themed issue on the topic of ‘International and Interdisciplinary Insights into Evidence and Policy’, guest edited by Professor Linda Hantrais FAcSS, Professor Susanne MacGregor FAcSS and Dr Ashley Thomas Lenihan. For publicity material including a summary of content, podcast ... Read more