College of Social Sciences

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Generating new knowledge about society and transforming this in ways that improve wellbeing, is central to all work in this research-led College of Social Sciences. Striving to champion new policies and practices, generate considerable investment and maintain relevance to the current world.

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News from Business School

Ice bucket good, neknomination bad? It's all just self-promotion

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This article appears as part of a larger article, "Ice bucket good, neknomination bad? It's all just self-promotion" on 'The Conversation'; an independent source of news and views, sourced from the academic and research community and delivered direct to the public.
Date:
27/08/2014
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News from School of Social Policy

Celebrating social work at Birmingham

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Few people know that the University of Birmingham runs the oldest social work programme in the country, having been training social workers ever since 1908. Find out more.
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12/08/2014
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News from School of Education

Speaking only English is as much of a disadvantage as speaking no English

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A multilingual research team will conduct detailed linguistic ethnographic investigations in super-diverse neighbourhoods in the four cities, working with speakers of Chinese languages in Birmingham, Arabic speakers in Cardiff; Polish speakers in London; and Czech, Slovak, and Romani speakers in Leeds.
Date:
24/07/2014
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News from School of Government and Society

The Conversation: Douglas Carswell by-election is a rare and honourable event

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Written by Chris Game. The least surprising part of Douglas Carswell's defection to UKIP was surely his decision to resign his Clacton seat and seek re-election in a by-election.
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29/08/2014
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