Month: February 2012

Leadership: Theory and Practice

Peter Northouse’s Leadership: Theory and Practice, Sixth Edition, is now available! Adopted at more than 1,000 colleges and universities worldwide, […]

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My Social Science Career: Interview with George Ritzer

As part of a series of occasional interviews with leading social scientists George Ritzer, Distinguished University Professor at the University of Maryland, spoke to socialsciencespace about his influences in the field.

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Much Ado about Conflict?

There is increasing agreement that the world is warming and that there is a significant man-made contribution. But uncertainty continues about many of the physical consequences of climate change and even more so about the social effects.

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Being Tough or Being Nice?

Joachim Hüffmeier, University of Münster, Philipp Alexander Freund, Leuphana University Lüneburg, Alfred Zerres, Klaus Backhaus and Guido Hertel, all of University […]

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Social science sites of the week

Gov.uk launched. Beta site opens for public testing. It is the intention that this will eventually replace Directgov as a […]

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Conclusion: The New Common Sense

The connection between money, degrees, employability, and the ‘real-world’ relevance of academic work has been hammered so relentlessly into our minds that is has become virtually possible to eschew.

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