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

 

The reading list is here.

 

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

 

by Stephen Fisher

1. Introduction

2. Class

3. Gender (by James Tilley)

4. Religion

5. Ethnicity

6. Attitudes to ethnic minorities and immigrants, and the Extreme Right

7. Change in Social Attitudes (including Postmaterialism)

8. Political Culture and Social Capital

 

HT 2016 Lectures Fridays 12-1pm, Exam Schools,

 

by Stephen Fisher

1. Voter turnout

2. Welfare Regimes

 

by James Tilley

3. Nationalism

4. Media

5. Political Participation

6. Social Movements

7. Civil Wars and Revolutions

8. Elites

 

Slides from previous lecture series not yet updated above:

 

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

Citizen participation

Social movements 

Revolutions, civil wars and state failure

Political elites

 

HT 2013

Nationalism

Gender 

Welfare regimes 

Media

 

 

Stephen Fisher

Department of Sociology

Manor Road

Oxford OX1 3UQ

stephen.fisher@sociology.ox.ac.uk