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By Daniel Nehring | Published: December 7, 2013
In academia, elitism seems to be taking root, and privilege seems to matter more and more. Daniel Nehring discusses the consequences.
By Grace Conyers | Published: October 29, 2013
Author’s note: I did this interview and originally published it in the American Association for the Advancement of Sciences Member Central blog. The National Science...
By SAGE | Published: October 28, 2013
We are thrilled to introduce to you a new blogger to the Social Science Space blogging team, Grace Conyers. We found Grace after she had...
By Ziyad Marar | Published: September 19, 2013
Social science may be faring better politically in UK than US, says Ziyad Marar, but let's avoid complacency at all costs
By Robert Dingwall | Published: July 26, 2013
A recent Ipsos-Mori survey reveals the crucial role that social science has to play in modern democracy, a role which is frequently sabotaged.
By LSE Impact | Published: July 22, 2013
Recent events in Congress suggest the attacks on funding will not only continue but will intensify. It is also worth remembering that these attacks are...
By Academy of Social Sciences | Published: June 13, 2013
Studying ourselves is something the British do exceptionally well: specialists flock here from all over the world seeking answers to fundamental questions from our unique...
By Daniel Nehring | Published: May 27, 2013
As an academic, you are a brand not only as a matter of choice, but, increasingly, due to powerful institutional imperatives that are becoming harder...
By Robert Dingwall | Published: May 26, 2013
I was still wearing my belt and triggered the detection gate. What followed was the most intrusive search that I have experienced at any UK...