Welcome to Earlham Sociology Pages :   AS and Advanced Level Sociology  and AS and Advanced Level  Government and Politics

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Introducing Sociology

Families and Households

Sociology of Education

Differentiation and Stratification

Crime and Deviance and Theory and Methods

Power and Politics: Eduqas Option

AS and Year I Advanced Level Government and Politics

 Government and Politics: Political Ideologies

Here are some of the Sociology sites which I use on my own site. Please inform me of others which might be added to the list. I have also added some links to Twitter accounts and useful Facebook groups and, most recently , some links to Google drive collections . Also I have  added two  GCSE sites to the  list [ numbers 12 and  13 ] and hope to add more.




Website Addresses/Titles, Twitter and Facebook Accounts

Main Focus of Website and Twitter Account Content

  • Podcasts on Families and Households, Sociology of Development, Education and Crime and the Media
  • Very useful advice on answering A Level Sociology examination questions.
  • 45 short podcasts from the USA. Give it a try!
  • Very informative new site produced by Steve Chapman: resources on Culture and Identity, Families in Households, Education, Health, Methods in Context, Beliefs In Society,  Crime and Deviance, Theories and Methods
  • Families and Households , Education, Crime and Deviance and Sociological Theory
  • Sociological Perspectives and Methods, Mass Media , World Development and Power and Politics. Additional podcasts [10 so far] are gradually being added on Social Differentiation and Stratification . [Podcasts] Twitter@parksociology
  • Twitter Accounts geared to  AS and Advanced Level Sociology Units [Organised by Ken Browne]
  • Culture and Identity: #SOCCUID Understanding Social Inequality #SOCUSI
  • Education:#SOCED                           Families and Households:#SOCFAM
  • Work, Poverty and Welfare:#SOCWPW   Health:#SOCHTH
  • Globalisation and the Digital World  :#SOCGDW
  • Crime and Deviance: #SOCCD  Global Development ;#SOCGD                
  • Social Differentiation and Stratification:#SOCSD  Mass Media: #SOCM  
  • Beliefs in Society: #SOCBiS  Theory and Methods: #SOCTM


  • Crime and Deviance, Sociological Methods and Education [Podcasts]
  • PowerPoints [ undifferentiated and differentiated versions] on 25 classic sociological studies for the 2017 GCSE AQA Sociology Specification. These could also be useful for beginning A Level students  
  • Full Range of GCSE Sociology Topics [Podcasts]
  • Sociology and Sociological Perspectives
  • Sociological Methods, Mass Media, Sociology of Religion
  • Families and Households, Education, Crime and Deviance and more.
  • Resources for Socialisation and Culture, Youth Culture, Education, Research Methods, Crime and Deviance, Social Inequality [Eduqas WJEC Specification]
  • Resources for OCR Specification but also overlapping with other Specifications
  • Resources for AQA Specification but also overlapping with other Specifications
  • Resources for all Specifications
  • A Sociology Teachers' Twitter Discussion  Group NEWEST
  • @SocEdChat Discussions every first and third Monday of Month 8pm-9pm. Padlets also available
  • Resources on the Sociology of the Mass Media : teaching notes, video materials and links to important studies.  twitter@chasepsychsocio
  • Course of short lectures on Classical Sociological Theory: Comte, Marx, Durkheim,  Weber and others [Podcasts]
  • Wealth, Welfare Poverty, Education with Methods in Context, Global Development,  Crime and Deviance with Theory and Methods,
  • Crime and Deviance with Theory and Methods
  • Mainly Theory and Methods but also Education and Crime and Deviance .[Podcasts]
  • Crime and Deviance [and some Psychology] [Podcasts]
  • Hundreds of You Tube Clips on all aspects of Sociology [Podcasts]


  • Nature of Sociology, Sociological perspectives, Culture, Social stratification, Deviance [Podcasts]  Twitter@DrCVaccaro
  • All aspects of Sociology: articles and Podcasts


  • Education, Family, Culture and Identity, Methods, Religion, Crime and Deviance, Stratification /Differentiation [Power Points]


  • Introducing Sociology, Family, Education, Social Differentiation/Stratification , Power and Politics ,Crime and Deviance [External links only] [Also materials for A Level Govt. and Politics] Twitter@russellhaggar1


  • Several additional links on Crime and Deviance including two full revision packs for A2 [as was!] Crime and Deviance /Theory and Methods
  • Families and Households, Culture and Identity, Education, Mass media, Crime and Deviance, Work, Poverty and Welfare, Theory and Methods. [Podcasts and PowerPoints]Twitter@twynhamsociology


  • Families and Households, Education, Theory and Methods, Crime and Deviance, Globalisation and Global Development, Examination Support



  • Introducing Sociology, Families and Households, Education with research Methods, Beliefs in Society, Mass Media, Crime and Deviance with Research Methods




  • Beliefs in Society [Podcasts]


  • All Aspects of Sociology [Podcasts]


  • All Aspects of Sociology


  • All Aspects of Sociology


  • All Aspects of Sociology


  • Crime and Deviance, Theory and Methods and Global Development. [Podcasts]


  • Families and Households, Education with Methods in Context, Health, Beliefs in Society, Crime and Deviance, Theory and Methods [and A Level Government and Politics Resources] . You have to pay for these resources but they are of a high quality and very reasonably priced.