Staff Profiles

Angus Bancroft

Angus Bancroft
Name
Dr Angus Bancroft
Title
co-Director for Research Programmes, Graduate School of Social and Political Science
SociologySchool of Social and Political ScienceUniversity of Edinburgh
Address
6.23 Chrystal Macmillan Building 15a George Square Edinburgh UK EH8 9LD
Telephone
+44 (0)131 650 6642
Email
URL
http://www.sps.ed.ac.uk/staff/sociology/bancroft_angus

Guidance and feedback: Wednesday 11am-1pm. Just email to arrange to meet me outside of that.

Current research

I am currently researching policies to reduce demand in human trafficking; views of users of online drug marketplaces; views of cannabis growers.

Selected Publications

Angus Bancroft, Mariah Jade Zimpfer, Orla Murray and Martina Karels (2014) 'Working at Pleasure in Young Women's Alcohol Consumption: A Participatory Visual Ethnography', Sociological Research Online, 16, 2, 20, http://www.socresonline.org.uk/19/3/20.html.

Angus Bancroft (2012) 'Drinking With and Without Fun: Female students' accounts of pre-drinking and club-drinking', Sociological Research Online, 17 (4). http://www.socresonline.org.uk/17/4/7.html

Ralph Fevre and Angus Bancroft (2010) Dead White Men and Other Important People: Sociology's Big Ideas, Basingstoke: Palgrave.

Angus Bancroft (2009) Drugs, Intoxication and Society, Cambridge: Polity PressBuy at Amazon UK.

Angus Bancroft (2005) Roma and Gypsy-Travellers in Europe: Modernity, Race, Space and Exclusion, Avebury: Ashgate Press.

 

Topics interested in supervising

I am keen to supervise PhD students in the fields of: health; illicit drug use; alcohol use; human trafficking.

If you are interested in being supervised by Angus Bancroft, please see the links below for more information:

PhD in Sociology