Archive for September, 2006

The Microstructure of Relationships

Friday, September 29th, 2006 at 12:02

I went to my local hospital, the Homerton in Hackney, for a consultation about my heart. (Essentially, it’s OK but when I had my appendix removed in Iceland two years ago, the exam found a regurgitating valve.) The reason for this morning’s visit was to determine if my echocardiogram suggested further tests. Being a sociologist […]

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Open House Weekend

Monday, September 18th, 2006 at 11:09

“650!” “How many did you say?” “650! That’s how many people came through my house yesterday. I now understand what the phrase ‘shock and awe’ means.” “We were meant to be open to the public from 10am to 5pm, and when I peeked out the front door at 9.30 they were already queuing down the […]

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What It Means To Be a Sociolegal Researcher

Friday, September 1st, 2006 at 10:04

I received an email from Hazel Genn, who is professor of socio-legal studies at University College London. She is writing a report for the Nuffield Foundation about empirical research in law. How are you? Sorry to bother you in August but am writing in the hope that you might have a summer moment to help […]

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