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Social Seaside

March 8, 2010


I have started a new blog and a new twitter account to record the progress of my PhD research into the cultural regeneration of seaside towns in the UK.  I’ll be posting fairly regular updates on my research, which is now into its last 12 months, and also using them as a forum for discussion […]

Symbolic capital in practice

July 13, 2009


Much of the discussion about symbolic capital focuses on the cultural and social capital that individuals or groups don’t have, and how this can explain behaviour, attitudes and achievement.  Because of this we often fall into the trap of defining symbolic capital in negative terms, or explaining it by setting out the consequences of it’s […]

ATLAS 2008

July 5, 2008


This is a slideshare version of the presentation I gave last Thursday at the ATLAS 2008 conference in Brighton, UK.