Suggestion: Why not select a few items to work on as a starting point to further your knowledge of sociology. Our library also has an excellent stock of resources and journals to further your interest.
Haralambos Sociology: Themes and Perspectives Collins
This book is extremely detailed and used mainly for A2 and graduate level – there are some copies in the library.
2. Journals: Philip Allan Sociology Review available quarterly – these can be found in our Library on the ground floor section and cover the entire course as well as contemporary issues that you may be interested in.
3. Specialist text books:
Jones, O The Establishment: And how they get away with it; Penguin
Marx, K Capital: Volumes One and Two; Classics of World Literature
Other very useful websites with links to topics studied at A Level….. BBC www.bbc.co.uk The Daily Telegraph www.telegraph.co.uk The Government (for details of social policies, etc) www.open.gov.uk The Guardian www.guardian.co.uk Market and Opinion Research International (MORI) www.mori.com The Observer www.guardian.co.uk Office for National Statistics www.statistics.gov.uk Social Science Information Gateway (Sociology) www.sosig.ac.uk/sociology Sunday Times www.sunday-times.co.uk The Times www.thetimes.co.uk
5. AQA: The examination board which we are currently following also provides an extensive list of articles/journals which you may be interested in: