Stories

These short pieces are based on information held in the Archive and aim to demonstrate that there is no such thing as ‘out-of-date research’. However long ago the work was originally commissioned, these data are available to add insight for those eager to explore the dynamics of change. We hope you enjoy browsing through our stories – and please check back from time to time as we regularly add new material here. Our most recent stories are listed first.

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The Ways We Were

The Ways We Were

There is a massive number of old survey results from the last 50+ years which are included and...

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Tests and challenges

Tests and challenges

An Ashes series between England and Australia is for many cricket fans as good as it gets. But the...

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The effects of 9/11

The effects of 9/11

This month marks the 20th anniversary of the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center and other...

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It’s good to talk

It’s good to talk

For many people the telephone has been a great source of support during lockdown. Not only has it...

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