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British MA Programme in Warsaw

MA in Economy and Society

MA in Culture, Media and Society
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MA in Economy and Society

The MA in Economy and Society track was designed to help students develop an understanding of how social preconditions may both limit and stimulate change from non-market to various types of market economy. The seminars focus on the interdependence between the economic and social systems at the time of a deep transformation. Thanks to courses like Political Economy of Policy Reform, Economy and Society (I and II), , Seminar on Corruption, Organized Crime and Human Trafficking, and Sociology of Institutional Change, students are able to observe theories “in action”, as instruments for achieving a better understanding of the socio-economic world.

Recent dissertation topics have included for example:

Sexual market value: economic metaphor in “pickup artist” handbooks

Career trajectories of USSR born certified interpreters in Poland in the light of Bourdieu’s notion of capital.

Women’s involvement in STEM education: Society’s perspectives on culture and gender equality lessons; consequences and areas of improvement in Zimbabwe

Contact

Phone: (+48) 22 828 80 09

Fax: (+48) 22 826 48 21

gssr@gssr.edu.pl

The Graduate School
for Social Research,
IFiS PAN,

Staszic Palace,
Nowy Świat 72,
00-330 Warsaw,
Poland