Dr Rodanthi Tzanelli, Associate Professor of Cultural Sociology, has presented her research 'Dark Leisure: On Gendered and Racialised Atmospheres of Terror in Contemporary Capitalism.'
The Bauman Institute at the School of Sociology and Social Policy has launched a project to assess crowdfunding as a method of alternative financing for public sector bodies.
Third year Social Policy and Sociology student Fiona Powell was one of 12 inspiring students to share their stories of community engagement at Leeds.
Parents of disabled children provide the equivalent of three full-time jobs in hours of caregiving per week
A recent study conducted by Dr Lisa Buckner shows that parents of disabled children are routinely providing over 100 hours of care per week - the equivalent of working three full-time jobs.
Dr Julia Bahner was a keynote speaker at the 5th Hungarian Disability Studies Conference in Budapest on the 28th of November.