Political Sociology (Course 220 for PPE and History and Politics)

 

The reading list is here.

 

MT 2014 Lectures Fridays 12-1pm, Exam Schools,

 

by Stephen Fisher

1. Introduction and methodology

2. Class

3. Religion

4. Ethnicity

5. The extreme-right

6. Social attitudes (including post materialism)

7. Political Culture and Social Capital

8. Electoral turnout

 

HT 2015 Lectures Fridays 12-1pm, Exam Schools,

 

by Michael Biggs

1. Elites

2. Welfare

 

by James Tilley

3. Gender

4. Nationalism

5. Media

6. Participation

7. Social Movements

8. Civil Wars and Revolutions

 

 

Slides from previous lecture series:

 

2013/14:

Elites (Michael Biggs) http://users.ox.ac.uk/~sfos0060/PoliticalSociology.shtml

Welfare (Michael Biggs) http://users.ox.ac.uk/~sfos0060/PoliticalSociology.shtml

 

MT 2012

Introduction and methodology

Political Culture and Social Capital

Voter Turnout

Citizen participation

Social movements 

Revolutions, civil wars and state failure

Ethnicity

Political elites

 

HT 2013

Extreme Right

Nationalism

Religion

Gender 

Class

Welfare regimes 

Social Attitudes

Media

 

 

Stephen Fisher

Department of Sociology

Manor Road

Oxford OX1 3UQ

stephen.fisher@sociology.ox.ac.uk