Delinquency, Gangs and Family Life
for most boys the key factor pulling out of gangs and settling back into family-based lives is getting a regular girlfriend
Male Employment and Family Life
Male employment: evidence shows that family men with partners and children are more likely to hold down jobs
Family and Kinship in East london
Vivid picture of family life in the East End of the 1950s, one of the great pioneering works of modern sociology.
Hephaistos and Hera
Hephaistos... disowned son of the gods or inventor of human society and technology?
Sociology of the family
Over the last 30 years or so, men have become increasingly written out of social policies relating to family life. But that may be about to change.
Trust a woman
The housewife has a more productive role than we suspect...
British Social Attitudes
...the annual British Social Attitudes survey carried out by the National Centre for Social Research
The progressive conscience
The feminist drive for equality in the workplace is not what many women want
Over the last three decades, boys in the UK have been falling ever further behind girls at school; in state schools especially.
This page of the website carries occasional commentaries on current events in Britain
Using families to heal broken Britain (15th August 2011)