The ponderousness, and consequent unnecessary expense, of many legal processes was brought home to me yet again with my recent […]8 years ago
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The House of Commons Science and Technology Committee met with prominent UK social scientists last week to discuss the potential […]8 years ago
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With large impacts on dissemination of research and significant benefits in terms of individual reputations, David McKenzie and Berk Özler, […]8 years ago
In 2011 the Science and Technology Select Committee published the report Scientific advice and evidence in emergencies, examining the role […]8 years ago
SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY COMMITTEE Select Committee Announcement No. 98 (10-12): 9 November 2011 NEW INQUIRY ANNOUNCED The census and social […]8 years ago
Originally posted to the SAGE Connection blog Last week was the ESRC’s annual festival of social science. This is the […]8 years ago
With the Olympic and Paralympic Games piquing the public’s interest in sport, the publication of Making the Case for the […]8 years ago
In a recent Miller-McCune article, Tom Jacobs looks at research by psychologists that links people’s reluctance to protest against Wall […]8 years ago
During and following the Academy’s conference on the Riots of summer 2011, the speakers were all asked for their thoughts […]8 years ago
Social Policy Association (SPA) President and former Chief Government Social Researcher Sue Duncan has warned that the UK government risks […]9 years ago
An ‘alternative white paper’ has been published this week in the UK setting out an alternative to the Government’s proposed […]9 years ago
A busy summer means the blog can be overtaken by events. I had intended to write on 11 July about […]9 years ago