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The desk: a symbol of bureaucratic rule?

The desk: a symbol of bureaucratic rule?

Posted by hi29 at May 08, 2014 01:15 PM |

What does the desk mean to you? And what has it meant through history? Professor Gibson Burrell from the School of Management argues that the desk is much more than a work surface, and in fact signifies changes in power relations from the past to our contemporary world.

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The payslip: effects of the minimum wage?

The payslip: effects of the minimum wage?

Posted by arj13 at Sep 10, 2013 11:55 AM |

Dr Sara Lemos from the Department of Economics discusses the impact of a minimum wage on developing countries.

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The Social Worlds project ran from March 2014 to November 2015. This site is no longer being updated but provides an archive of all the articles which were created as part of the project.

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