Research in Sociology at Keele is clustered around four main areas:

  • family, community and domestic life
  • consumerism, everyday life and contemporary culture
  • globalisation, risk and anxiety
  • urban spaces and cultures

Other important areas of research are in social theory, migration, health, ageing, gender and sexualities.

Our research clusters:

Some of our researchers are also associated with the Keele Institute for Social Inclusion.

Keele Institute for Social Inclusion

Keele Institute for Social Inclusion aims to draw together a vibrant community of partners across sectors to tackle the issues of inequality on a local, national and global scale.  The Institute promotes and supports a wide range of interdisciplinary research, co-created with external partners, that seeks to identify, explain and overcome social, economic, political and cultural obstacles to egalitarian respect and social inclusion.

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