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By Amiera Sawas | Published: August 27, 2014
Amiera Sawas writes here on her experiences with risks in the field and beyond, finding that institutional protocols are undoubtedly robust on a wide range...
By Michael Todd, Social Science Space editor | Published: August 19, 2014
A former U.S. surgeon general and four co-authors argue that the U.S. military's medically based ban on transgender troops fails on the facts and on...
By Seth Masket | Published: August 18, 2014
One black city council member is not nearly enough. In a study of city councils, only one place in America had a greater representational disparity...
By Social Science Space | Published: August 14, 2014
A study of the 100 top journals in education research found that there's still almost no effort made to replicate the findings they publish.
By Social Science Bites | Published: August 4, 2014
Around the world, populations are growing older. But is that because people are living longer? Or could it be that there are fewer younger people...
By Lorna McConville | Published: August 1, 2014
The following articles are drawn from SAGE Insight, which spotlights research published in SAGE’s more than 700 journals. The articles linked below are free to read for...
By Paul Jensen and Elizabeth Webster | Published: July 22, 2014
Australia allocates around A$9 billion a year of taxpayers’ money for research, but how do we know if that money is being spent wisely?
By Organizing Committee of the Future of the Statistical Sciences Workshop | Published: July 21, 2014
After Big Data, one of the most controversial topics in statistics workshop is the problem of reproducibility in scientific research.
By Organizing Committee of the Future of the Statistical Sciences Workshop | Published: July 18, 2014
In the first of a series of excerpts from a just released report summarizing 2013's International Year of Statistics' London conference, we look at one...
By SAGE | Published: July 18, 2014
“We can change the world and make it a better place. It is in your hands to make a difference.” – Nelson Mandela Five years...