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By Mike Goldsmith | Published: April 3, 2014
There is a great need to understand the role of urbanisation in society and respond effectively, particularly given global economic and social insecurity, argues Mike...
By David Canter | Published: March 7, 2014
With one eye on Ukraine, David Canter comments on the social psychology of protest in an Age of Social Protest.
By Erinma Ochu | Published: February 28, 2014
Citizen social science calls on experts and the public to re-evaluate their roles in addressing social problems. Erinma Ochu, a social neuroscientist, elucidates the opportunities...
By Paul M. W. Hackett | Published: January 6, 2014
There they sit, giving the ‘thumbs-up’ to our lives, affirming that all is okay in our world. The ubiquitous “like” button, the “like” option or...
By David Canter | Published: December 16, 2013
David Canter considers the growing pressure on Social Scientists to ensure their work has an impact.
By Nuffield Foundation | Published: October 8, 2013
Fifteen universities across the UK will receive £19.5 million to overhaul their social science teaching over the next five...
By Ruth Garland | Published: June 26, 2013
An early-career researcher takes part in an old practice, and learns some very new ideas.
By Camille Gamboa | Published: June 17, 2013
A conversation with Kitty Kelly Epstein, winner of the 2013 Marilyn Gittell Activist Scholar Award and a university professor who took a four-year break from...
By Social Science Bites | Published: May 16, 2013
SAGE’s Global Publishing Director, Ziyad Marar talks with Nigel Warburton and David Edmonds about the one year anniversary of Social Science Bites.
By American Academy of Political and Social Science | Published: May 7, 2013
Survey researchers are increasingly unable to get people to respond to surveys. This is a real worry because nonresponse can lead to biased research and...