8 April 2014
A new grant will enable an interdisciplinary University team from Geography and Politics make a significant contribution to understanding and addressing what is a major concern in contemporary British society.
12 February 2014
With a UK general election just 14 months away political observers at the Universities of Southampton, Manchester and Simon Fraser in Canada are producing an online monthly report to measure the overall popularity of the country’s leading parties.
23 January 2014
Professor Jane Falkingham has been appointed as the new Dean of the Faculty of Social and Human Sciences at the University of Southampton.
22 November 2013
Today marks the 50th anniversary of the assassination of John F Kennedy
15 November 2013
Students of social sciences at Southampton look set for successful careers after university, according to a new report on employment prospects.
25 October 2013
Students from local schools seized their chance to find out more about issues that matter to them at the Southampton Youth Debate organised by postgraduate researchers in Politics, Education and Geography.
23 October 2013
Dr Pia Riggirozzi is to start a new funded research project funded by ESRC-DFID Poverty Alleviation 2013.
3 May 2013
One of this government's innovations has been the creation of the behavioural insights team, otherwise known as the “nudge unit”' - its goal is to apply psychology to policy and to find ways of persuading people.
29 April 2013
Social Sciences students and academics recently took part in a debate on immigration for Channel 4 news.
22 April 2013
Academics and policy-makers from around the world gathered at the University of Southampton at a special workshop focusing on the social policy and development in relation to regional governance.