In this section of the website you will find downloadable PDFs of almost all the research the BSA has published since 1989.

These research documents are all available free of charge. All research is the sole property of the BSA (unless otherwise indicated).

Printed copies of the most recent research reports may be available.
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    What Not to Swear: The Acceptability of Words      Matters of Opinion, 2011 PDF325.05 KB
           in Broadcasting 2013 PDF325.78 KB              

     Ranking of offensive words 2013 PDF66.88 KB 

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Research Written by Danny Nimmo 1998