Professor Andrew Sayer

Professor

Current Teaching

Graduate: SOCL 921 Contemporary Debates in Sociology: Critique and Value, plus contributions to Introduction to Philosophy of Social Science, and Sociology 101 (undergraduate).

NB. As I'm part-time I do less teaching than colleagues.

Viewpoint: The rich: the elephant in the sociology room
Sayer, A. 1/12/2014
Other contribution

Why we can't afford the rich
Sayer, A. 25/11/2014 Bristol : The Policy Press. 433 p. ISBN: 9781447320791.
Book

Macht, kausalität und normativität
Sayer, A. 1/11/2014 In: Zeitschrift für kritische Sozialtheorie und Philosophie. 1, 2, p. 1-25. 25 p.
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Contributive justice, class divisions and the capabililities approach
Sayer, A. 2014 In: Critical social policy and the capability approach. Opladen : Verlag Barbara Budrich p. 179-189. 11 p. ISBN: 9783847406112.
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Elite mobilities and critique
Sayer, A. 28/08/2013 In: Elite mobilities. London : Routledge p. 251-262. 12 p. ISBN: 9780415655804.
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Power, sustainability and well-being: an outsider’s view
Sayer, A. 12/03/2013 In: Sustainable practices. London : Routledge p. 292-317. 26 p. ISBN: 9780415540650.
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Looking forward to new realist debates
Sayer, A. 2013 In: Dialogues in Human Geography. 3, 1, p. 1-4. 4 p.
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Facing the challenge of the return of the rich
Sayer, A. 11/2012 In: Class inequality in austerity Britain. Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan p. 163-179. 17 p. ISBN: 9781137016379. Electronic ISBN: 978113701637X.
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Wurde am arbeitsplatz [Dignity at Work]
Sayer, A. 09/2012 In: Deutsche Zeitschrift für Philosophie. 60, 4, p. 557-572. 16 p.
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Capabilities, contributive injustice and unequal divisions of labour
Sayer, A. 2012 In: Journal of Human Development and Capabilities. 13, 4, p. 580-596. 17 p.
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Power, causality and normativity: a critical realist critique of Foucault
Sayer, A. 2012 In: Journal of Political Power. 5, 2, p. 179-194. 16 p.
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Habitus, work and contributive justice
Sayer, A. 02/2011 In: Sociology. 45, 1, p. 7-21. 15 p.
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Misrecognition: the unequal division of labour and contributive justice
Sayer, A. 2011 In: The politics of misrecognition. Farnham : Ashgate p. 87-100. 24 p. ISBN: 978-1-4094-0169-8.
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Why Things Matter to People: Social Science, Values and Ethical Life
Sayer, A. 2011 Cambridge : Cambridge University Press. 296 p. ISBN: 978-0-521-17164-9, 978-1-10700-114-5. Electronic ISBN: 9786613016027.
Book

Reductionism in social science
Sayer, A. 10/2010 In: Questioning nineteenth century assumptions about knowledge, II. Albany, NY : State University of New York Press p. 5-39. 35 p. ISBN: 9781438434414.
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Bourdieu, ethics and practice
Sayer, A. 2010 In: Cultural analysis and Bourdieu's legacy. London : Routledge p. 87-101. 15 p. ISBN: 9780415495356.
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Class and morality
Sayer, A. 2010 In: Handbook of the sociology of morality. New York : Springer p. 163-178. 17 p. ISBN: 9781441968944. Electronic ISBN: 9781441968968.
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Reflexivity and the habitus
Sayer, A. 16/12/2009 In: Conversations about reflexivity. London : Routledge p. 108-122. 15 p. ISBN: 9780415558525.
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The injustice of unequal work
Sayer, A. 12/2009 In: Soundings: A Journal of Politics and Culture. 43, p. 102-113. 12 p.
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Who's afraid of critical social science?
Sayer, A. 11/2009 In: Current Sociology. 57, 6, p. 767-786. 20 p.
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Geography and global warming: can capitalism be greened?
Sayer, A. 09/2009 In: Area. 41, 3, p. 350-353. 4 p.
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Contributive justice and meaningful work
Sayer, A. 02/2009 In: Res Publica. 15, 1, p. 1-16. 16 p.
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Radical geography and its critical standpoints: embracing the normative
Olson, E., Sayer, A. 01/2009 In: Antipode. 41, 1, p. 180-198. 19 p.
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Understanding lay normativity
Sayer, A. 2009 In: Nature, social relations and human needs. Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan p. 128-145. 18 p. ISBN: 9780230201156.
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Moral economic regulation in organizations: a university example
Sayer, A. 03/2008 In: Organization. 15, 2, p. 147-164. 18 p.
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Case studies and a single, differentiated reality: a reply to Sue Llewellyn
Sayer, A. 2008 In: Qualitative Research in Accounting and Management. 5, 1, p. 11-14. 4 p.
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Dignity at work: broadening the agenda.
Sayer, A. 1/07/2007 In: Organization. 14, 4, p. 565-581. 17 p.
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Class, moral worth and recognition
Sayer, A. 2007 In: (Mis)recognition, social inequality and social justice. London : Routledge p. 88-102. 15 p. ISBN: 9780415404662.
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Moral economy as critique
Sayer, A. 2007 In: New Political Economy. 12, 2, p. 261-270. 10 p.
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Language and significance - or the importance of import: implications for critical discourse analysis.
Sayer, R.A. 1/12/2006 In: Journal of Language and Politics. 5, 3, p. 449-471. 23 p.
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Instrumentalism and after: or: the good, the bad and the instrumental
Sayer, A. 2006 In: Institutions, production and working life. Oxford : Oxford University Press p. 203-216. 14 p. ISBN: 9780199291779.
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Realism as a basis for knowing the world.
Sayer, A. 2006 In: Philosophies, people and practices.. London : Sage p. 98-106. 9 p.
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Approaching moral economy.
Sayer, A. 2005 In: The moralisation of the markets. New Brunswick, New Jersey : Transaction Books p. 77-97. 21 p.
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Class, Moral Worth and Recognition.
Sayer, A. 2005 In: Sociology. 39, 5, p. 947-963. 17 p.
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The Moral Significance of Class.
Sayer, R. 2005 Cambridge University Press. 247 p. ISBN: 0521616409.
Book

Critical realism and semiosis (revised version).
Fairclough, N., Jessop, R.D., Sayer, A. 2004 In: Realism, discourse and deconstruction. London : Routledge p. 23-42. 20 p.
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Realisms through thick and thin.
Sayer, A. 2004 In: Environment and Planning A. 36, 10, p. 1777-1789. 13 p.
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Restoring the moral dimension in social scientific accounts: a qualified ethical naturalist approach.
Sayer, A. 2004 In: Defending objectivity : essays in honour of Andrew Collier. London : Routledge 268 p. ISBN: 0415338239.
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Seeking the geographies of power.
Sayer, A. 2004 In: Economy and Society. 33, 2, p. 255-270. 16 p.
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Why critical realism?
Sayer, A. 2004 In: Critical realist applications in organisation and management studies. London : Routledge p. 6-20. 15 p. ISBN: 0415345103.
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(De-)Commodification, consumer culture and moral economy
Sayer, R.A. 1/05/2003 In: Environment and Planning D: Society and Space. 21, 3, p. 341-357. 17 p.
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Critical Realism and Semiosis.
Fairclough, N., Jessop, B., Sayer, A. 05/2002 In: Journal of Critical Realism. 5, 1, p. 2-10. 9 p.
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For a critical cultural political economy
Sayer, A. 09/2001 In: Antipode. 33, 4, p. 687-708. 22 p.
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Reply to Holmwood
Sayer, A. 2001 In: Sociology. 35, 4, p. 967-984. 18 p.
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System, Lifeworld and Gender: Associational Versus Counterfactual Thinking.
Sayer, A. 11/2000 In: Sociology. 34, 4, p. 707-725. 19 p.
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Caracteristicas chave do realismo critico.
Sayer, A. 2000 In: Estudios Sociologicos. 6, 2, p. 7-32. 26 p.
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Contemporary British Society.
Abercrombie, N., Warde, A., Deem, R., Penna, S., Sayer, A., Soothill, K.L., Urry, J., Walby, S. 2000 Cambridge : Polity Press. 602 p.
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Critical and Uncritical Cultural Turns.
Sayer, A. 2000 In: Cultural turns/geographical turns : perspectives on cultural geography. Harlow ; New York : Prentice Hall p. 166-181. 16 p. ISBN: 0582368871.
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For postdisciplinary studies: sociology and the curse of disciplinary parochialism and imperialism.
Sayer, A. 2000 In: For sociology : legacies and prospects. Durham : Sociologypress p. 83-91. 9 p. ISBN: 1903457017.
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Method in social science.
Sayer, A. 2000 Unknown Publisher.
Book

Moral Economy and Political Economy.
Sayer, A. 2000 In: Studies in Political Economy. 61, Sp, p. 79-104. 26 p.
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Realism and social science.
Sayer, A. 2000 London : Sage. 211 p. ISBN: 9780761961246.
Book

Bourdieu, Smith and disinterested judgement.
Sayer, A. 1999 In: Sociology Review. 47, 3, p. 403-431. 29 p.
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