Moneymaking and nation-building

What has moneymaking to do with nationalism? We typically think of nation-building as a process of cultural representation. We realize that, at a practical level, national movements need money but we typically assume that people give money when they identify with the nation. From this perspective monetary transfers are secondary … Read More

The Persistence of Health Inequalities in the UK

 Much of Contemporary Health Studies is written from a social determinants of health perspective, and the book also affords time to the ways in which inequalities in health are a significant and enduring problem within the UK, and indeed more globally. Debates about equality and social divisions continue to emerge … Read More