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More Giant Pandas than Tory MPs!

More Giant Pandas than Tory MPs! Copyrighted image Credit: Gary Edwards New content
Updated 24 Apr 2014
With the 'Yes' campaign closing on the 'No' in the polls, Scottish independence may depend on how the country perceives its welfare future. Is the...

Annihilating annuities

Annihilating annuities Creative commons image Credit: Catherine Pain New content
Updated 16 Apr 2014
They look like a trap, but we may miss them when they‘re gone, writes Alan Shipman.

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Welfare, crime and society

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Intermediate Level Duration 1 hour 15 mins Updated 08 Mar 2010
If you feel that you are being watched, it may well be that you are. Surveillance is an ever growing feature of 21st century life in countries...

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Introducing the social sciences

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Introducing the social sciences Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University / Karen Parker
Introductory Level Duration 600 hours Updated 22 Mar 2013 Register by 05 Sep 2013
An ideal introduction to the disciplines that make up the social sciences - psychology, social policy, criminology, geography, environment,...

Introducing the social sciences - part one

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Introducing the social sciences - part one Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University / Karen Parker
Introductory Level Duration 300 hours Updated 22 Mar 2013 Register by 05 Sep 2013
Introduces the disciplines that make up the social sciences - psychology, social policy, criminology, geography, environment, politics,...

You and your money: personal finance in context

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You and your money: personal finance in context Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University / Karen Parker
Introductory Level Duration 300 hours Updated 10 Jan 2013 Register by 05 Sep 2013
This practical course builds your financial knowledge and skills, improves your understanding of personal finance and develops your awareness of...