Book Launch with the Urban Institute
30th January - 17:00 - 19:00
ICOSS, The University of Sheffield
Professor Tim May is Director of Research in the Sheffield Methods Institute (SMI) and Professor Beth Perry is a Professorial Fellow in the Urban Institute (UI). They will introduce the contents of the books and special edition and the launch will also be an opportunity to learn more about the SMI and UI:
- Tim May will speak about the changing nature of social scientific research in respect to role of the university in society, working with partners and the expectations placed upon knowledge.
- Beth Perry will speak about how we move beyond critique, with practical examples to take forward the books’ central ideas in the hope of more progressive urban futures.
The book launch is free to attend and refreshments will be served upon arrival, including a drinks reception and an opportunity for informal networking.
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