Inclusive Society

2,300 deprived areas missing out on jobs due to skills shortage

Overcoming deprivation and disconnection in UK cities

Justice. Equality. Difference. Our academics are leading debates & answering the big questions facing modern society.

Perceived diversity in neighbourhoods is related to more prejudice, study finds

Dr Aneta Piekut and Professor Gill Valentine have found that people who think they live in diverse neighbourhoods are less likely to be accepting of minority ethnic groups

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In the spotlight: SIID

Understanding global development challenges is important in our interconnected world. The Sheffield Institute for International Development promotes a vision of international development as a struggle for social justice and a space for activism and engagement.

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Crime and justice

Paper of the month: Desistance from crime and restorative justice

Professor Joanna Shapland examines the capacity of restorative justice interventions to impact positively on an offenders’ likelihood of stopping committing criminal offences.

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