About Us

Discover Society is published by Social Research Publications, a not-for-profit collaboration between sociology and social policy academics and publishers at Policy Press to promote the publication of social research, commentary and policy analysis. The articles it publishes express the opinions of the authors and not those of Discover Society.

The Directors of Social Research Publications are: John Holmwood (University of Nottingham); Sue Scott (University of York); Gurminder K. Bhambra (University of Warwick); and Alison Shaw (Policy Press at the University of Bristol).

Editorial Assistant: Wing Chan. Technical Advisers: Pat Lockley and Mark Carrigan.

All articles published by Discover Society are covered by a Creative Commons licence, allowing share alike for non-commercial purposes, with attribution to author and link to the Discover Society web-page for the article, CC BY-NC-ND 3.0

Discover Society is a registered trade mark under the Trade Marks Act 1994 of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.