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Helen M. Gunter, Professor

Professor Emerita at University of Manchester

Helen M Gunter is Professor Emerita in the Manchester Institute of Education, University of Manchester, UK. She is a fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences, and recipient of the BELMAS Distinguished Service Award 2016. Her research focuses on the political sociology of knowledge production in the field of education policy. Her most recent book is A Political Sociology of Education Policy (2023, Policy Press).