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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 Michael Todd, Social Science Space editor | Published: February 18, 2014
What impact has the current wave of feminism’s figurehead really had and what will happen when she’s gone?
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 Social Science Bites | Published: July 1, 2013
Social epidemiologist Kate Pickett, co-author (with Richard Wilkinson) of The Spirit Level: Why Equality is Better for Everyone, argues that inequality has bad social effects. She...
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 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...
By American Academy of Political and Social Science | Published: May 5, 2013
Federal surveys have been getting more expensive to administer, in part because the number of people who actually respond to surveys has been progressively...