Institute of Applied Social Studies (IASS)

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The Institute of Applied Social Studies, which is based within the School of Social Policy, has developed a reputation for delivering high quality teaching and learning which enables students to develop into reflective and research-informed professionals.

Understanding Islamophobia: From Pavement to Parliament
Description
Over the two days of this exhibition, the School of Social Policy's Chris Allen will be highlighting how his research into Islamophobia since 2001 has helped to raise awareness of the experiences of those who become victims of street-level anti-Muslim late, and helped influence political thinking about how best to tackle this unwanted contemporary discrimination.
Date:
Tuesday 9th September 2014
Chris Allen appears on Radio WM Breakfast Show
Description
Listen to the recording of Chris Allen's appearance on BBC Radio WM's Breakfast Show hosted by Pete Morgan where he discussed the ongoing shadow cast by the allegations made as part of Operation Trojan Horse.
Date:
Monday 8th September 2014
IRiS to host workshop on poverty among refugees and migrants
Description
All are welcome at a workshop hosted by the Institute for Research into Superdiversity (IRiS) on causes, experiences and responses to poverty among migrants and refugees.
Date:
Monday 8th September 2014