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Is Anthropology of Religion Racist? article icon

History & The Arts

Is Anthropology of Religion Racist?

Were early studies in anthropology structured by white supremacy and what does the anthropology of religion look like today? Dr Paul-François Tremlett explores...

Article
10 mins
What is Indigenous Psychology? article icon

Education & Development

What is Indigenous Psychology?

Ecology and psychology are closely related. Dr Manfusa Shams explains the link in this article...

Article
10 mins
Tessy Mbofung on cultural values and expectations and the need for more awareness of race video icon

Education & Development

Tessy Mbofung on cultural values and expectations and the need for more awareness of race

Tessy Mbofung explains the challenges of her strong African cultural values and holding on to them in another culture in this short video collection

Video
20 mins
Dr Eric Addae Kyeremeh on his experience at The Open University video icon

Education & Development

Dr Eric Addae Kyeremeh on his experience at The Open University

Dr Eric Addae Kyeremeh explains here the staffing changes he has noticed over the past ten years, working at the OU, and his highlights.

Video
15 mins
Dr Anthony Gunter on representing modern Britain, the silent majority and change video icon

Education & Development

Dr Anthony Gunter on representing modern Britain, the silent majority and change

In this short video Anthony observes that the OU has some way to go to be in a position to represent modern Britain and suggests changes that could be made.

Video
10 mins
How do we move towards racial equality? video icon

Education & Development

How do we move towards racial equality?

Open University colleagues discuss their experiences of working at the OU as well as the changes they would like to see to move towards racial equality in this collection of videos.

Video
30 mins
Census stories: bringing statistics to life in Milton Keynes free course icon level 1: introductory icon

History & The Arts

Census stories: bringing statistics to life in Milton Keynes

This free course brings national census data to life by highlighting the vibrant stories of the diverse residents of Milton Keynes. This ‘new town’ with an increasingly mixed population, serves as a rich case study for understanding demographic changes in ethnicity and religion across the UK. The approach can be applied in any local context. It ...

Free course
2 hrs
Charles Dickens, Race and Colonialism article icon

History & The Arts

Charles Dickens, Race and Colonialism

What can the works of Charles Dickens tell us about race and colonialism in the Victorian era? Dr Alex Tickell, a Senior Lecturer in English, explores…

Article
10 mins
English Literature, Racism and Rehabilitation article icon

History & The Arts

English Literature, Racism and Rehabilitation

Does English literature have the power to change the perspective of someone with violent racist views and rehabilitate them? Dr Alex Tickell explores in this article.

Article
10 mins
Diversity in Education: Challenging the Norm in Academic Recruitment article icon

Education & Development

Diversity in Education: Challenging the Norm in Academic Recruitment

How diverse is the tutor population at The Open University? This article explores ...

Article
15 mins
From Pakistan to Britain: Identity and Belonging article icon

Society, Politics & Law

From Pakistan to Britain: Identity and Belonging

Anila Mirza gives us a personal account or her experiences as a migrant from Pakistan who has now lived in Britain for over twenty years…

Article
10 mins
The impact of COVID-19 on Black children and young people living in London article icon

Education & Development

The impact of COVID-19 on Black children and young people living in London

How have the lives of Black children and young people been affected by COVID-19 and the associated lockdowns? A new research study at The Open University aims to find out…

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10 mins