BARKER, Paul. British, b. 1935. Genres: Sociology. Career: Worked as staff journalist for periodicals and newspapers in England, 1959-64; New Society, London, deputy editor, 1965-68, editor, 1968-86; independent writer and broadcaster, London, 1986-. Institute of Community Studies, London, senior research fellow, 2000-. Publications: A Sociological Portrait, 1972; One for Sorrow, Two for Joy, 1972; The Social Sciences Today, 1975; Arts in Society, 1977; The Other Britain, 1982; Founders of the Welfare State, 1985; Gulliver and Beyond, 1996; (ed.) Living as Equals, 1996. Contributor to books, magazines, newspapers, and BBC. Address: 15 Dartmouth Park Ave, London NW5 1JL, England.