Research in Social, Historical and Political Studies

History, Politics and War StudiesStaff in the School of Social, Historical and Political Studies are active researchers in their fields.


History research is organised within the Centre for Historical Research, which incorporates:

Find out more about the Centre for Historical Research.

Sociology, Social Policy, Deaf Studies and Interpreting

The Centre for Applied Social Research (CASR) is a broad interdisciplinary research cluster that has a focus on a range of topics relating to how services are delivered within society as well as the barriers and needs faced by people in contemporary society.  The cluster includes those within Social Policy, Sociology, Deaf Studies and Interpreting, though it is a flexible group that is open to a range of research interests.