Archive for June, 2014

Gender and Crime

Friday, June 27th, 2014

This new video, featuring Karen Evens and Steve Taylor, is now available to rent or buy On Demand:

This short film explores and explains some of the reasons for historical and cross-differences in male and female criminality.

Sociology: Gender and Crime from ShortCutstv on Vimeo.


Wednesday, June 11th, 2014


9 facts about marriage in the UK released today by Office for National Statistics.

New Media: The Rise of the Selfie

Friday, June 6th, 2014

With the greater emphasis on New Media in the new 2015 Sociology Specs, what better time to examine the rise of the Selfie?

Research Methods: Experiments

Tuesday, June 3rd, 2014

If you’re looking for contemporary examples of experiments with sociological applications, this recent study might be useful at both AS (Culture and Identity) and A2 (Differentiation) levels.