European Group for the Study of Deviance and Social Control's annual conference. If I can get access to the web I will post some updates on the conference.
Earlier in the year I went to a interdisciplinary conference in Bristol entitled Writing the Empire: Scribblings from Below. It was a really enjoyable few days with some excellent papers. These are now available to listen to on the website of the wonderfully named Backdoor Broadcasting Corporation. I strongly recommend a listen.
Cuts to health and social care will affect women the most - The disproportionate effects of austerity on women have a very real impact on their health, writes Monica Karpinski
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