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British Social Attitudes
The 24th Report

24th Edition
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408 pages | SAGE Publications Ltd
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.

This, the 24th report, describes the results of the most recent nation-wide survey, including analysis of the following areas:

  • National identity
  • Attitudes to 'new' types of family formations
  • Attitudes to cohabitation and the rights of cohabitees
  • Social welfare
  • Gender roles

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

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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

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

Mark C Johnson

Elizabeth Clery

Elizabeth Clery is Senior Researcher at NatCen and Co-Director of the British Social Attitudes survey series More About Author

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