Alex Law

Professor of Sociology

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Education/Academic qualification

Social Sciences and Humanities, BA (Hons) First Class, The Open University

Sociology, PhD, University of Edinburgh

Social Sciences (Public Policy), MSc, University of Edinburgh

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Research Output 2001 2018

The trouble with sectarianism

Law, A., 22 Feb 2018, No problem here: understanding racism in Scotland. Davidson, N., Liinpaa, M., McBride, M. & Virdee, S. (eds.). Edinburgh: Luath Press, p. 90-112 22 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
environmental pollution

Post-truth and fake news

Law, A., 3 Jun 2017, In : Media Education Journal. 61, p. 3-6 4 p.

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expert knowledge
social media

Scotland's referendum and the media

Law, A., 20 Dec 2017, In : Media Education Journal. 62, p. 50-51 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

Open Access
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right-wing populism
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UKIP and the construction of immigration in the media:a comparison with the 1930s

Author: Hill, J., Jun 2016

Supervisor: Moir, J. (Supervisor) & Law, A. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Master's Thesis