Terry Wassall is Principal Teaching Fellow in Sociology at the University of Leeds. His staff page can be found here.
After a particularly inspiring session at the BSA Conference this year to celebrate the 50th anniversary of C. Wright Mills’ death, I have started to read The Sociological Imagination again. It was a standard introductory book for sociology students and… Read More ›
Slavoj Žižek famously said that it is easier to imagine the end of the world than the end of capitalism. Others claim we are now in a post-political era, in the sense that the neoliberal world view and agenda are… Read More ›
Round about the beginning of this academic year, September 2009, the University of Leeds, like nearly all the higher education institutions in the UK, was preparing to make the cuts imposed by the Government in response to the economic crisis…. Read More ›