Join in our conversation! While you can comment on any of our articles without registering, create an account now to be able to connect with other members, discuss new topics in our forums, and to get regular email alerts with the latest news.Members Login
By Social Science Space | Published: October 30, 2014
Canada's premiere government-sponsored awards for outstanding work in HSS fields will be announced in Ottawa next week.
By Social Science Space | Published: October 22, 2014
The National Science Foundation is calling for some shovel-ready social science research to help combat the current crises circling around the Ebola explosion. Social science...
By Will Davies | Published: October 14, 2014
Will Davies responds to the calls for a social science shake-up by questioning the status of the social sciences in 2014 as something other than...
By Arild Foss | Published: September 23, 2014
In honor of its 50th anniversary next year, Britain's social science research council wants you to help it identify 50 signal achievements made possible by...
By Michael Todd, Social Science Space editor | Published: September 22, 2014
Social Science Space talks to Margaret Levi about her goals for re-imagining the Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences.
By Anne-Wil Harzing and Wilfred Mijnhardt | Published: September 18, 2014
Publishing in a high-impact journal carries the implicit promise that somehow an individual article also will be highly cited. But the proof of this logic...
By Daniel Nehring | Published: August 20, 2014
Why does it matter whether you study or work at the sociology department that comes first, 12th or 89th in a ranking? Why does it...
By Social Science Space | Published: August 19, 2014
Parsing federal education statistics, it turns out that prospective social scientists are the most avid consumers of humanities courses as undergrads (not counting humanities majors...
By Michael Todd, Social Science Space editor | Published: August 13, 2014
UPDATING: A presentation on social, behavioral and economic sciences funded by the National Science Foundation pressed one overriding message: we matter.