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British Social Attitudes
The 21st Report

21st Edition
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368 pages | SAGE Publications Ltd
'...an authoritative survey of social attitudes' -

The Daily Telegraph

'The most comprehensive study of public opinion' -

Financial Times

`The Rolls Royce of opinion surveys' -

The Times

The British Social Attitudes survey series is carried out by Britain's largest independent social research institute, the National Centre for Social Research. It provides an indispensable guide to current political and social issues in contemporary Britain.

The most comprehensive review of changing British social values available, the British Social Attitudes survey report is an essential reading for anyone seeking a guide to the topical issues and debates of today or engaged in contemporary social and political research.

Peter Taylor-Gooby
The Work-Centred Welfare State
Alison Park
Has Modern Politics Disenchanted the Young?
Miranda Phillips
Teenagers on Family Values
Catherine Bromley
Can Britain Close the Digital Divide?
John Curtice and Pippa Norris
e-politics? The Impact of the Internet on Political Trust and Participation
Patrick Sturgis, Helen Cooper, Chris Fife-Schaw and Richard Shepherd
Genomic Science
Emerging Public Opinion

 
James Tilley, Sonia Exley and Anthony Heath
Dimensions of British Identity
Lauren McLaren and Mark Johnson
Understanding the Rising Tide of Anti-Immigrant Sentiment
John Curtice and Mark Sandford
Does England want Devolution Too?

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Alison Park

Alison joined NatCen in 1991, after completing an M.Phil. in Sociology at Nuffield College, Oxford. Her core areas of research are social, political and moral attitudes and values. ... More About Author

John Curtice

John Curtice is a Research Consultant at the Scottish Centre for Social Research, Deputy Director of CREST, and Professor of Politics at Strathclyde University. More About Author

Katarina Thomson

Katarina Thomson is a freelance editor and a former Research Director at NatCen More About Author

Catherine Bromley

Catherine is involved in a number of ScotCen's studies with a particular focus on surveys. She has been director of the 2008-11 Scottish Health Survey and is involved in all stages of the project from questionnaire design through to reporting. The wide range of topics and policy areas covered in this one study make it a fascinating project to work on: from child obesity to adult dental health and alcohol consumption. As Deputy Director of ScotCen Catherine is also very involved in the day to day management of the organization, but maintains a strong involvement with projects, meaning that her research skills are put to good use regularly. ... More About Author

Miranda Phillips

Miranda works on a number of different attitudinal surveys, including British Social Attitudes - NatCen's longest-running survey. Miranda particularly enjoys designing questions and meeting NatCen's interviewers to brief them on that year's survey. She is also an editor of the annual report for the survey, and regularly gives interviews to journalists to explain the survey's findings. Miranda's particular interests include attitudes towards relationships and the family; and attitudes about the welfare system. More About Author

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