The Centre provides a more integrative perspective on existing scholarship in criminal justice, socio-legal studies, poverty and social exclusion
Our members come from a wide range of disciplines with expertise in a number of policy areas inlcuding data analysis and social statistics.
The Townsend Centre for International Poverty Research is housed in the CentreFind out more
Publications from the Centre for the Study of Poverty and Social JusticeFind out more
Many members of the Centre have also been involved in the Poverty and Social Exclusion Survey.
We have an extensive programme of research and consultancy with funding from a wide range of bodies. These include government departments, the European Union, UNICEF, the Economic and Social Research Council, as well as voluntary and community bodies.