Jenny Jeger Prize 2017

Claire Sewell

Prize for longer writing Winner | Our Shared Responsibility, by Jessica Toale Runner-up | Civic Socialism, by Ed Wallis The panel traditionally regard the General Secretary as ineligible for a prize, but that we thought For Us All by Andrew Harrop would otherwise have been an obvious prizewinner   Prize for shorter writing Winner | Childcare,…


Tackling social inequality

Nat Defriend

We read with interest Jon Lawrence’s critique of Family & Kinship in East London – the oft-cited seminal ethnographic study of working class life in Bethnal Green authored by our founder Michael Young and Peter Willmott. Family and Kinship…Revisited challenges us to reflect on how, and indeed if, the central tenets of this text continue…