Social scientists at Oxford are seeking answers to some of the world’s most important challenges. How can we tackle climate change? What needs to happen to resolve poverty? How should we respond to the economic crises? How should we fight for our human rights? Here we bring you the latest of our major discoveries in the social sciences at Oxford.
5 September 2017
The article “New Zealand’s fisheries quota management system: on an undeserved pedestal” has been published on The Conversation.
Oriental Studies and Interdisciplinary Area Studies celebrate a suite of newly integrated masters' degrees
15 December 2016
Colleagues from the Faculty of Oriental Studies and the School of Interdisciplinary Area Studies yesterday celebrated the completion of a two-year project to review and revise the University’s masters' degrees on China, Japan and South Asia (including India).
16 August 2016
The article 'How work can lead to suicide in a globalised economy' has been published on The Conversation. It was written by Sarah Waters, Senior Lecturer in French Studies at the University of Leeds and Jenny Chan, Lecturer in Sociology and China Studies at the University of Oxford.