Social stratification and power, property ownership and business organisation; theory and its history in sociology, early British sociology; social network analysis, research methodology, the use of documents in social research.
About this Fellow
Urban inequality and the social structure of contemporary cities, including the study of neighbourhood effects; stability and change in crime over the life course
- Henry Ford II Professor of the Social Sciences, Harvard University
Gender and ageing, including care-giving, older men, pensions; health inequalities, including women's health, social capital, cross-national comparisons; sociology of sleep, research on women, couples and ageing
Statistical theory, modelling, methods and computation; applications in health and social research
Social policy and sociology; poverty; citizenship, in particular from the perspectives of women, children and young people; gender and welfare; social security