A free resource covering social theory through a global perspective lens.

Resources required:

  • If creating web domain to host – skills for web design and technical support.
  • If linking to or reusing content – limited or no resource required.

Available evidence of impact:

  • Growing list of contributors and topics since creation in 2015.
  • Visits listed (2019) as 200,000, between 200 and 300 page views per day.
  • References at universities across UK and further afield as a teaching resource by academics.

Links to available resources:

Implementation and potential challenges:

  • As an OER it’s free for universities to use and share the information with attribution (CC BY-NC-ND 3.0).
  • Reticence to adopt/introduce GST thinkers, concepts or topics, consider linking to decolonization, racial exclusion and racialized hierarchies as agendas within universities.

How to Use:


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