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By Social Science Works | Published: April 13, 2017
Social Science Works, a new German-based international think tank, launches a product to assist decision makers in evaluating the quality of social science research.
By Social Science Bites | Published: March 15, 2017
During the recording of every Social Science Bites podcast, the guest has been asked the following: Which piece of social science research has most inspired...
By Elizabeth N. Saunders | Published: March 14, 2017
Elizabeth N. Saunders, an assistant professor of political science and international affairs at George Washington University, wrote the following post which appeared The Washington Post’s...
By Social Science Bites | Published: February 15, 2017
In this first of three of montages from past Social Science Bites podcasts, 15 renowned social scientists reveal their pick for "Which piece of social...
By David Varel | Published: February 13, 2017
This Black History Month, remember the trailblazing work of an American anthropologist, Allison Davis, who both studied and was a victim of the nation's entrenched...
By Social Science Space | Published: February 8, 2017
Hans Rosling, a epidemiologist whose gained global attention with twin messages of the power of stats and of hope, has died.
By Co-Pierre Georg and Michael E. Rose | Published: January 17, 2017
Co-Pierre Georg and Michael E. Rose report on their recent study confirming that seeking out feedback and constructive criticism improves academic research and increases its...
By Social Science Space | Published: January 13, 2017
Anthony King, a political scientist whose career ranged from the most serious of scholarship to popular explanation on the BBC, has died at 82.
By Andrew Gunn and Michael Mintrom | Published: January 13, 2017
An Australian directive to measure the engagement with and impact of academic research can itself by improved by applying new research.
By Social Science Space | Published: January 10, 2017
Zygmunt Bauman, a Polish-born sociologist and social theorist whose influential work examined the intertwined themes of globalization, consumerism and modernity, has died at age...
By Social Science Space | Published: December 20, 2016
The U.S. National Institutes of Health debuted its NIH Behavioral and Social Sciences Research Festival on December 2, an event which focused on research underway...