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Lancaster University part of major research consortium on violence, health and society

Lancaster University part of major research consortium on violence, health and society

Led by City, University of London, the ‘Violence, Health and Society’ project is funded by the UK Prevention Research Partnership (UKPRP) and involves a number of academic partners including Lancaster University.

Virtual contact in pandemic prompts over 60s’ misery

Virtual contact in pandemic prompts over 60s’ misery

Sociologists including Dr Yang Hu of Lancaster University have found over 60s living in the UK and the US who had more virtual contact during the pandemic actually experienced a greater increase in loneliness.

New book flags up a watershed moment for post-Covid UK social policy

New book flags up a watershed moment for post-Covid UK social policy

The pandemic has the potential to be a watershed moment for social policy, but this is not a foregone conclusion, say Essex and Lancaster University researchers who are authors of a new book launched on July 20.

British Council commendation for Educational Research Master’s student

British Council commendation for Educational Research Master’s student

Educational Research Master’s student Amanda Hawthorne has received a British Council commendation for her dissertation analysing the visual representation of black people in teaching materials.

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