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By Robert Dingwall | Published: March 29, 2015
About 25 years ago, the late Phil Strong and I analysed the history of British sociology as a struggle between romantics and stoics. Responding to...
By Social Science Space | Published: March 24, 2015
Pleased with its debut team of social and behavioral scientists working to make federal policy better, the White House is seeking more members for its...
By Matthew Nisbet | Published: January 29, 2015
Grappling with climate change going forward won't be so much grappling with climate as it will be grappling with human reactions to the forces already...
By Cameron Neylon | Published: January 16, 2015
'I am whoever I want to be,' insistsCameron Neylon. 'You don’t get to define my value. The real question is whether the filters you apply are good...
By Michael Todd, Social Science Space editor | Published: November 20, 2014
A transdisciplinary investigation into 'The City' sponsored offered hard truths and rays of hope for the urban future most of us will face.
By Gigi Foster | Published: October 27, 2014
Business and finance are important, but they're not the same thing as economics. One academic's suggestions for making that distinction clear as early as secondary...
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 Sierra Williams | Published: October 13, 2014
With one foot firmly planted in natural science and one in social science, Yale's Nicholas A. Christakis looks at the landscape of the latter and wonders...
By Michael Todd, Social Science Space editor | Published: October 7, 2014
A just-published lecture on international relations as a social science suggests that no discipline is an island.
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.