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Social science sites of the week

Here is our latest weekly update. This week the Paralympics opened. Get started with our free news and research resources. […]

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Weekly Overview of Social Science News

Major problems with the recent Gay-parenting study come to light, “predictive policing” aims to prevent crime, and social science insights helping to make sense of climate change. These and more in this Weekly Overview of Social Science News!

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Social science sites of the week

Olympic Games. Of course this week’s key story is the London 2012 Olympics. HM Government Olympic Communication newsroom. Acts as […]

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Robert Shiller on Behavioral Economics

In the past twenty years there has been a revolution in economics with the study not of how people would behave if they were perfectly rational, but of how they actually behave. At the vanguard of this movement is Robert Shiller of Yale University. He sits down with Nigel Warburton in this episode of the Social Science Bites podcast

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Weekly Overview of Social Science News

Social Scientists protest biased study targeting LGBT parents, Chinese girls outperforming boys and more in this Weekly Overview of Social Science News.

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Weekly Overview of Social Science News

Family stability more important than sexual orientation to children, the social science to social media, and more in this Weekly Overview of Social Science News.

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