Disciplines concerned with the interrelationships of individuals in a social environment including social organizations and institutions. Includes Sociology and Anthropology.
The study of natural phenomena by observation, measurement, and experimentation.
Disciplines concerned with the study of human and animal behavior.
Any behavior caused by or affecting another individual, usually of the same species.
A social science dealing with group relationships, patterns of collective behavior, and social organization.
Support systems that provide assistance and encouragement to individuals with physical or emotional disabilities in order that they may better cope. Informal social support is usually provided by friends, relatives, or peers, while formal assistance is provided by churches, groups, etc.
All of the divisions of the natural sciences dealing with the various aspects of the phenomena of life and vital processes. The concept includes anatomy and physiology, biochemistry and biophysics, and the biology of animals, plants, and microorganisms. It should be differentiated from BIOLOGY, one of its subdivisions, concerned specifically with the origin and life processes of living organisms.
The sciences dealing with processes observable in nature.
A love or pursuit of wisdom. A search for the underlying causes and principles of reality. (Webster, 3d ed)
The interdisciplinary field concerned with the development and integration of behavioral and biomedical science, knowledge, and techniques relevant to health and illness and the application of this knowledge and these techniques to prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation.
The aggregate of social and cultural institutions, forms, patterns, and processes that influence the life of an individual or community.
The science devoted to the comparative study of man.
The separation of individuals or groups resulting in the lack of or minimizing of social contact and/or communication. This separation may be accomplished by physical separation, by social barriers and by psychological mechanisms. In the latter, there may be interaction but no real communication.
Research that involves the application of the behavioral and social sciences to the study of the actions or reactions of persons or animals in response to external or internal stimuli. (from American Heritage Dictionary, 4th ed)
Critical and exhaustive investigation or experimentation, having for its aim the discovery of new facts and their correct interpretation, the revision of accepted conclusions, theories, or laws in the light of newly discovered facts, or the practical application of such new or revised conclusions, theories, or laws. (Webster, 3d ed)
A psychologic theory, developed by John Broadus Watson, concerned with studying and measuring behaviors that are observable.
It is the study of social phenomena which characterize the learned, shared, and transmitted social activities of particular ethnic groups with focus on the causes, consequences, and complexities of human social and cultural variability.
The use of statistical methods in the analysis of a body of literature to reveal the historical development of subject fields and patterns of authorship, publication, and use. Formerly called statistical bibliography. (from The ALA Glossary of Library and Information Science, 1983)
Biological processes, properties, and characteristics of the whole organism in human, animal, microorganisms, and plants, and of the biosphere.
The study of the social determinants and social effects of health and disease, and of the social structure of medical institutions or professions.
The perceiving of attributes, characteristics, and behaviors of one's associates or social groups.
Research that involves the application of the natural sciences, especially biology and physiology, to medicine.
A stratum of people with similar position and prestige; includes social stratification. Social class is measured by criteria such as education, occupation, and income.
A course or method of action selected, usually by a government, from among alternatives to guide and determine present and future decisions.
A publication issued at stated, more or less regular, intervals.
Research into the cause, transmission, amelioration, elimination, or enhancement of inherited disorders and traits.
Adaptation of the person to the social environment. Adjustment may take place by adapting the self to the environment or by changing the environment. (From Campbell, Psychiatric Dictionary, 1996)
Discussion of documents issued by local, regional, or national governments or by their agencies or subdivisions.
Books designed by the arrangement and treatment of their subject matter to be consulted for definite terms of information rather than to be read consecutively. Reference books include DICTIONARIES; ENCYCLOPEDIAS; ATLASES; etc. (From the ALA Glossary of Library and Information Science, 1983)
Extensive collections, reputedly complete, of references and citations to books, articles, publications, etc., generally on a single subject or specialized subject area. Databases can operate through automated files, libraries, or computer disks. The concept should be differentiated from DATABASES, FACTUAL which is used for collections of data and facts apart from bibliographic references to them.
Social structure of a group as it relates to the relative social rank of dominance status of its members. (APA, Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms, 8th ed.)
Copies of a work or document distributed to the public by sale, rental, lease, or lending. (From ALA Glossary of Library and Information Science, 1983, p181)
A collective expression for all behavior patterns acquired and socially transmitted through symbols. Culture includes customs, traditions, and language.
Branch of medicine concerned with the prevention and control of disease and disability, and the promotion of physical and mental health of the population on the international, national, state, or municipal level.
Platforms that provide the ability and tools to create and publish information accessed via the INTERNET. Generally these platforms have three characteristics with content user generated, high degree of interaction between creator and viewer, and easily integrated with other sites.
Financial support of research activities.
The use of community resources, individual case work, or group work to promote the adaptive capacities of individuals in relation to their social and economic environments. It includes social service agencies.
Time period from 1901 through 2000 of the common era.
Social rank-order established by certain behavioral patterns.
Preparatory education meeting the requirements for admission to medical school.
An operating division of the US Department of Health and Human Services. It is concerned with the overall planning, promoting, and administering of programs pertaining to health and medical research. Until 1995, it was an agency of the United States PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICE.
The body of truths or facts accumulated in the course of time, the cumulated sum of information, its volume and nature, in any civilization, period, or country.
Social process whereby the values, attitudes, or institutions of society, such as education, family, religion, and industry become modified. It includes both the natural process and action programs initiated by members of the community.
Educational institutions providing facilities for teaching and research and authorized to grant academic degrees.
Predetermined sets of questions used to collect data - clinical data, social status, occupational group, etc. The term is often applied to a self-completed survey instrument.
Theoretical representations that simulate the behavior or activity of systems, processes, or phenomena. They include the use of mathematical equations, computers, and other electronic equipment.
Social and economic factors that characterize the individual or group within the social structure.
The degree of closeness or acceptance an individual or group feels toward another individual or group.
The purposes, missions, and goals of an individual organization or its units, established through administrative processes. It includes an organization's long-range plans and administrative philosophy.
A plan for collecting and utilizing data so that desired information can be obtained with sufficient precision or so that an hypothesis can be tested properly.
The integration of epidemiologic, sociological, economic, and other analytic sciences in the study of health services. Health services research is usually concerned with relationships between need, demand, supply, use, and outcome of health services. The aim of the research is evaluation, particularly in terms of structure, process, output, and outcome. (From Last, Dictionary of Epidemiology, 2d ed)
Field of medicine concerned with the determination of causes, incidence, and characteristic behavior of disease outbreaks affecting human populations. It includes the interrelationships of host, agent, and environment as related to the distribution and control of disease.
Activities performed to identify concepts and aspects of published information and research reports.
Abstract standards or empirical variables in social life which are believed to be important and/or desirable.
The observable response of a man or animal to a situation.
The state of society as it exists or in flux. While it usually refers to society as a whole in a specified geographical or political region, it is applicable also to restricted strata of a society.
The quality or state of relating to or affecting two or more nations. (After Merriam-Webster Collegiate Dictionary, 10th ed)
The interaction of two or more persons or organizations directed toward a common goal which is mutually beneficial. An act or instance of working or acting together for a common purpose or benefit, i.e., joint action. (From Random House Dictionary Unabridged, 2d ed)
A republic in western Africa, south of NIGER between BENIN and CAMEROON. Its capital is Abuja.
Knowledge, attitudes, and associated behaviors which pertain to health-related topics such as PATHOLOGIC PROCESSES or diseases, their prevention, and treatment. This term refers to non-health workers and health workers (HEALTH PERSONNEL).
Situations affecting a significant number of people, that are believed to be sources of difficulty or threaten the stability of the community, and that require programs of amelioration.
Theoretical representations that simulate psychological processes and/or social processes. These include the use of mathematical equations, computers, and other electronic equipment.
Study of the principles and practices of library administration and services.
Behaviors which are at variance with the expected social norm and which affect other individuals.
The branch of psychology concerned with the effects of group membership upon the behavior, attitudes, and beliefs of an individual.
Government sponsored social insurance programs.
Efforts and designs to reduce the incidence of unexpected undesirable events in various environments and situations.
Studies in which the presence or absence of disease or other health-related variables are determined in each member of the study population or in a representative sample at one particular time. This contrasts with LONGITUDINAL STUDIES which are followed over a period of time.
Those aspects or characteristics which identify a culture.
Decisions, usually developed by government policymakers, for determining present and future objectives pertaining to the health care system.
The process by which an aspect of self image is developed based on in-group preference or ethnocentrism and a perception of belonging to a social or cultural group. (From APA, Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms, 8th ed.)
A personality trait rendering the individual acceptable in social or interpersonal relations. It is related to social acceptance, social approval, popularity, social status, leadership qualities, or any quality making him a socially desirable companion.
Organized institutions which provide services to ameliorate conditions of need or social pathology in the community.
The concept concerned with all aspects of providing and distributing health services to a patient population.
The process of making a selective intellectual judgment when presented with several complex alternatives consisting of several variables, and usually defining a course of action or an idea.
An interactive process whereby members of a community are concerned for the equality and rights of all.
Involvement in community activities or programs.
The exchange or transmission of ideas, attitudes, or beliefs between individuals or groups.

Explicit guidelines for qualitative research: a step in the right direction, a defence of the 'soft' option, or a form of sociological imperialism? (1/130)

Within the context of health service research, qualitative research has sometimes been seen as a 'soft' approach, lacking scientific rigour. In order to promote the legitimacy of using qualitative methodology in this field, numerous social scientists have produced checklists, guidelines or manuals for researchers to follow when conducting and writing up qualitative work. However, those working in the health service should be aware that social scientists are not all in agreement about the way in which qualitative work should be conducted, and they should not be discouraged from conducting qualitative research simply because they do not possess certain technical skills or extensive training in sociology, anthropology or psychology. The proliferation of guidelines and checklists may be off-putting to people who want to undertake this sort of research, and they may also make it even more difficult for researchers to publish work in medical journals. Consequently, the very people who may be in a position to change medical practice may never read the results of important qualitative research.  (+info)

How can statistical mechanics contribute to social science? (2/130)

A model of interdependent decision making has been developed to understand group differences in socioeconomic behavior such as nonmarital fertility, school attendance, and drug use. The statistical mechanical structure of the model illustrates how the physical sciences contain useful tools for the study of socioeconomic phenomena.  (+info)

How will we know "good" qualitative research when we see it? Beginning the dialogue in health services research. (3/130)

OBJECTIVE: To lay the foundation for an explicit review and dialogue concerning the criteria that should be used to evaluate qualitative health services research. Clear criteria are critical for the discipline because they provide a benchmark against which research can be assessed. DATA SOURCES: Existing literature in the social sciences and health services research, particularly in primary care and medicine. PRINCIPAL FINDING: Traditional criteria for evaluating qualitative research are rooted in the philosophical perspective (positivism) most closely associated with quantitative research and methods. As a result, qualitative research and methods may not be used as frequently as they can be and research results generated from qualitative studies may not be disseminated as widely as possible. However, alternative criteria for evaluating qualitative research have been proposed that reflect a different philosophical perspective (post-positivism). Moreover, these criteria are tailored to the unique purposes for which qualitative research is used and the research designs traditionally employed. While criteria based on these two different philosophical perspectives have much in common, some important differences exist. CONCLUSION: The field of health services research must engage in a collective, "qualitative" process to determine which criteria to adopt (positivist or post-positivist), or whether some combination of the two is most appropriate. Greater clarity about the criteria used to evaluate qualitative research will strengthen the discipline by fostering a more appropriate and improved use of qualitative methods, a greater willingness to fund and publish "good" qualitative research, and the development of more informed consumers of qualitative research results.  (+info)

Understanding life-style and food use: contributions from the social sciences. (4/130)

The contribution of social sciences to the study of life-style and food use in Britain is illustrated by drawing on recent evidence of purchasing patterns, reports of the organisation of meals, snacks, eating out and images of the origins of food. Work discussed underlines a considerable degree of empirical complexity, demonstrates that the supply side as well as demand should be taken into account, and illustrates the manner in which even supposedly highly voluntaristic spheres of consumption activity may none the less be circumscribed. The article is prefaced by briefly contrasting the approach to 'life-style' adopted by market researchers, public health professionals and social theorists. It concludes with the proposal that in order to understand the complexity surrounding human food use, we may be advised to consider ensuring that the descriptive and conceptual tools being used can capture that complexity.  (+info)

Toward an informatics research agenda: key people and organizational issues. (5/130)

As we have advanced in medical informatics and created many impressive innovations, we also have learned that technologic developments are not sufficient to bring the value of computer and information technologies to health care systems. This paper proposes a model for improving how we develop and deploy information technology. The authors focus on trends in people, organizational, and social issues (POI/OSI), which are becoming more complex as both health care institutions and information technologies are changing rapidly. They outline key issues and suggest high-priority research areas. One dimension of the model concerns different organizational levels at which informatics applications are used. The other dimension draws on social science disciplines for their approaches to studying implications of POI/OSI in informatics. By drawing on a wide variety of research approaches and asking questions based in social science disciplines, the authors propose a research agenda for high-priority issues, so that the challenges they see ahead for informatics may be met better.  (+info)

The utility of social capital in research on health determinants. (6/130)

Social capital has become a popular subject in the literature on determinants of health. The concept of social capital has been used in the sociological, political science, and economic development literatures, as well as in the health inequalities literature. Analysis of its use in the health inequalities literature suggests that each theoretical tradition has conceptualized social capital differently. Health researchers have employed a wide range of social capital measures, borrowing from several theoretical traditions. Given the wide variation in these measures and an apparent lack of consistent theoretical or empirical justification for their use, conclusions about the likely role of "social capital" on population health may be overstated or even misleading. Elements of a research agenda are proposed to further elucidate the potential role of factors currently subsumed under the rubric of "social capital."  (+info)

Occupational health and social resources. (7/130)

There is a relationship between the changes in work-related diseases and the following factors: the transformation of the organization of work, organizational development, as well as human and social changes in the work environment. These factors also influence the maintenance of industrial health and safety standards at work. Safety technology will continue to be important, but will be reduced in significance compared to the so-called soft factors, that is, all dimensions and parameters affecting people's health and social environment at the work place. It seems that in the future the relationship between the social resource development and work protection will become more relevant. Social resource development influences the quality of work performance and motivation, the quality of work and work protection, the likelihood of accidents and breakdowns, and the level of self-control and capacity of change. The consequences of work protection research will be discussed in this article with a focus on the contribution of social sciences.  (+info)

Attitudes of Hungarian students and nurses to physician assisted suicide. (8/130)

In Hungary, which has one of the highest rates of suicide in the world, physician assisted suicide (PAS) and euthanasia are punishable criminal acts. Attitudes towards self destruction and assisted suicide are, however, very controversial. We investigated the attitudes of medical students, nurses and social science students in Hungary towards PAS, using a twelve item scale: the total number of participants was 242. Our results indicate a particular and controversial relationship between attitudes towards assisted suicide in Hungary and experience with terminally ill people. The social science students, who had the fewest personal experiences with terminally ill patients, are characterised by the most permissive attitudes towards assisted suicide. Nurses, who had everyday contact and experience with these patients, were the most conservative, being least supportive of assisted suicide. The attitudes of medical students, the would be physicians, are somewhere between those of nurses and social science students.  (+info)

When the United States Congress created the Office of Behavioral and Social Sciences Research (OBSSR) at the National Institutes of Health, it mandated that the Office develop a standard definition of the field to assess and monitor funding in this area. This definition of health-related behavioral and social sciences research was developed in 1996 in consultation with behavioral and social scientists and science organizations, and benefited from the leadership of OBSSRs founding director,Dr. Norman B. Anderson. This definition divides behavioral and social sciences research into two sections: Core Areas of Research, and Adjunct Areas of Research. The core areas of research are further divided into basic or fundamental research and applied research. Adjunct areas of behavioral and social sciences research include many types of neurological research and some research on pharmacological interventions--areas that have implications for, and are often influenced by, behavioral research. | Bounded
Introduction: The Tools of Social Science Research: 10.4018/978-1-4666-8116-3.ch001: In this chapter, students are presented with the concept of empiricism, which serves as the basis for all social science research. Quantitative, deductive
Obstacles to the Use of Social Science Analysis in Water Decision-Making, or Wheres the Demand for Social Science Input?. The paper identifies characteristics of both the public decisionmaking process and the methods of social science research that result in social science inputs having little influence on policy decisions. There are cognitive obstacles to the use of social science inputs; decisionmakers have trouble dealing with compound uncertainties that are left from engineering and social analyses; the adversarial climate reduces the receptivity to objective social science inputs. On the other hand, some of the weakness of the demand for social science input is due to the practices and behavior of social scientists themselves. At the cross-disciplinary level are opportunities in reducing adversarial decision processes, devising alternative institutional arrangements, interactive decision support technologies, and others.
As part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Office of Behavioral and Social Sciences Research (OBSSR) strategic planning process to update its 2007 strategic plan for fiscal years (FY) 2016-2020, the Office plans to reconsider NIHs definition of behavioral and social sciences (BSSR). In his recent OBSSR Connector blog post, OBSSR Director William Riley explained that the office is Congressionally mandated to define behavioral and social sciences research to assess and monitor NIH funding. As a consequence, the current definition resulted in a high level taxonomy of BSSR and delineates basic versus applied behavioral and social sciences research with a range of examples for each. Riley noted that in order to revise the current definition, NIH must acknowledge that there is no single discipline of Behavioral and Social Sciences Research; instead the field is a multidisciplinary set of sciences. The definition of these sciences are evidence that behavioral and social sciences cover ...
The ICSSR Data Service is culmination of signing of Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between Indian Council of Social Science Research (ICSSR) and Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation (MoSPI). The MoU provides for setting-up of ICSSR Data Service: Social Science Data Repository and host NSS and ASI datasets generated by MoSPI. Under the initiative, social science research institutes, NGOs, individuals and others dealing with social science research are also being approached to deposit / provide their research datasets for hosting into the repository of ICSSR Data Service. The ICSSR Data Service includes social science and statistical datasets of various national-level surveys on debt & investment, domestic tourism, enterprise survey, employment and unemployment, housing condition, household consumer expenditure, health care, etc., into its repository. ICSSR Data Service aims to facilitate data sharing, preservation, accessibility and reuse of social science research data ...
Ballou, Janice and David DesRoches. Kauffman Firm Survey (KFS): Baseline Annotated Questionnaire. Social Science Research Network, April 6, 2009.. Ballou, Janice, Tom Barton, David DesRoches, Frank Potter, E.J. Reedy, Alicia Robb, Scott Shane, and Zhanyun Zhao. The Kauffman Firm Survey: Results from the Baseline and First Follow-Up Surveys. Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, March 2008.. Ballou, Janice, Tom Barton, David DesRoches, Frank Potter, Betsy Santos, Jaceey Sebastian, and Zhanyun Zhao. Kauffman Firm Survey (KFS) Baseline Methodology Report. Social Science Research Network, January 2007.. Barton, Tom and David DesRoches. Kauffman Firm Survey (KFS): First Follow-Up Annotated Questionnaire. Social Science Research Network, April 6, 2009.. ---. Kauffman Firm Survey (KFS): Second Follow-Up Annotated Questionnaire. Social Science Research Network, April 6, 2009.. Bates, Timothy and Alicia M. Robb. Impacts of Expanding Small Business Presence in Minority Communities. Social Science ...
Eric A. Booth :: Social Science Research, Teaching Resources, Stata, & OSX Programming :: Public Policy Research Institute at Texas A&M University [email protected] [email protected]
NIH Funding Opportunities and Notices in the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts: Behavioral and Social Science Research on Understanding and Reducing Health Disparities (R21) PAR-07-380. OBSSR
intergovernmental institutions. Professor Olukoshi was a member of the African Union Assessment Panel and Chair of the Board of several think tanks, including the European Centre for Development Policy Management and the West African Civil Society Institute. He also previously served as Director of the UN African Institute for Economic Development and Planning (IDEP), Executive Director of the Africa Governance Institute, Executive Secretary of the Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa (CODESRIA), Director of Research at the Nigerian Institute of International Affairs, Senior Research Fellow/Research Programme, Coordinator of the Nordic Africa Institute (NAI) in Uppsala, and Senior Programme Staff at the South Centre in Geneva. He has published extensively on the politics of economic relations, governance, and development, as well as on African higher education and development. Prof. Olukoshis report The Elusive Prince of Denmark: Structural Adjustment and the Crisis ...
The Business Enterprise as a Subject for Research: Social Science Research Council, No. 11 by Howard Rothmann Bowen available in Trade Paperback on Powells.com, also read synopsis and reviews.
Assessment and recording the baseline Civil Identity for Social Scientists. Key Words: Unequally yoked, equally yoked, egalitarianistic, introduction to social-psychology, sociology, violation of social mores, social science, deviancy, deviancies, aberrant, perversions, abnormal psychology, psychopathology, equallyoked, equallyokedtarian, equallyokedtariaism, dyadic psychology, marriage, family, and child psychology, sociocultural anthropology, human ecology. – A free PowerPoint PPT presentation (displayed as a Flash slide show) on PowerShow.com - id: 81b283-MjU3M
Former Yosemite social scientist Bret Meldrum started Resource Management and Science Divisions newest branch, Visitor Use and Social Sciences, in 2007. Before working at Yosemite National Park, Meldrum worked with NPS data as a research assistant in his graduate work. He has now moved on to other National Park Service endeavors. (3 minutes 3 seconds). ...
In the 2000s aspects of social science were taught in all of New Zealands universities, with many of the individual disciplines incorporated into wider schools of social science. The universities all taught psychology, but this generally remained in separate departments. Criminology was taught at Victoria, Canterbury and Auckland universities and Auckland University of Technology (AUT). Some academics expressed concern that combined schools of social science had less emphasis on teaching the theoretical basis of core subjects such as sociology.. The introduction of the Performance Based Research Fund (PBRF) in 2003 encouraged academics to publish more journal articles. Some critics argued this was largely aimed at overseas publication, adding little to greater understanding of New Zealand society and social change. In 2003 the government funded the BRCSS network (Building Research Capability in the Social Sciences), enhancing the social science research capability across the universities. ...
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The National Institutes of Healths Rapid Acceleration of Diagnostics (RADx) initiative has awarded a $1.18 million grant to Andrew Plunk, PhD, MPH, Associate Professor of Pediatrics and social scientist in the Community Health and Research division of EVMS Pediatrics; and Ethlyn McQueen-Gibson, DNP, Associate Professor with Hampton Universitys School of Nursing.. The grant will fund Addressing Low-Income Housing Resident Mistrust In COVID-19 Guidance, a study for which Dr. Plunk and Dr. McQueen-Gibson are Co-Principal Investigators.. On behalf of our President William Harvey, PhD, and the entire faculty of Hampton University, I am honored and excited to be part of this exciting opportunity to address the impact of COVID-19 in underserved and vulnerable communities, Dr. McQueen-Gibson says. Hampton University stands as one of the oldest historically Black colleges and universities supporting research and preparing students to become researchers to address issues impacting health ...
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Dakar, 11 June 2015 - The Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) and the Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa (CODESRIA) reaffirmed a history of shared ideals and collaboration with the launch of a bi-annual journal titled Journal of African Transformation in Dakar today, 11 June 2015.. The inter-disciplinary journal, a joint effort by Africas premier social science research organization, the Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa (CODESRIA) and ECA, which aspires to become the leading think tank in Africa, will feature material by researchers and practitioners working in organizations and universities on the transformation of African societies.. Published in French and English, the Journal of African Transformation seeks to bridge the gap between research and practice and gives socio-economic practice on the continent a firm basis in research. The journal is our contribution to the greater intellectual debate on transformative processes and ...
Social Science Quotations has been prepared to meet an evident, unmet need in the literature of the social sciences. Writings on the lives and theories of individual social scientists abound, but there has been no fully documented collection of memorable quotations from the social sciences as a whole. The frequent use of quotations in scientific as well as literary writings that are mere summaries or paraphrases typically fail to capture the full force of formulations that have made quotations memorable. This book of quotations invites the further reading or rereading of the original texts, beyond the quotations themselves. Sills and Merton draw extensively upon the writings that constitute the historical core of the social sciences and social thought; those works with staying power often described as the "classical texts." Many quotations have been drawn from these classical texts because the quotations contain memorable ideas memorably expressed. Both consequential and memorable, these
Social Science Quotations has been prepared to meet an evident, unmet need in the literature of the social sciences. Writings on the lives and theories of individual social scientists abound, but there has been no fully documented collection of memorable quotations from the social sciences as a whole. The frequent use of quotations in scientific as well as literary writings that are mere summaries or paraphrases typically fail to capture the full force of formulations that have made quotations memorable. This book of quotations invites the further reading or rereading of the original texts, beyond the quotations themselves. Sills and Merton draw extensively upon the writings that constitute the historical core of the social sciences and social thought; those works with staying power often described as the "classical texts." Many quotations have been drawn from these classical texts because the quotations contain memorable ideas memorably expressed. Both consequential and memorable, these
We have been organizing the thirteenth annual working conference on topics in philosophy of the social sciences. The 2011 Roundtable will continue a tradition of meetings that brings together philosophers and social scientists to discuss a wide range of philosophical issues raised in and by social research. Abstracts on any topic in philosophy of the social sciences or in the philosophy of social phenomena have been welcomed. We have especially welcomed papers that tackle philosophical issues as they arise in, and are consequential for, practicing social scientists. The result is a three-day program of papers to be presented in workshop format so that intensive discussion can be the focus of the meeting. We have particularly welcomed contributions from junior colleagues and colleagues new to the area ...
Hometown: Silicon Valley, specifically Sunnyvale, CA. --- Why did you decide to come to UCI and pursue majors in social policy and public service and education science?. I decided to come to UCI because one of my high school teachers mentioned how everyone at UCI is always smiling and that he thought I would be a good fit here. Also, the proximity to LA, the beach, Disneyland and SD were very helpful too. My AP government class required us to watch the West Wing as summer homework and it made me interested in government. Im also interested in education because of how education policies affect me as a student and the relevancy of education to my life now. When do you plan to finish your degree and what do you plan to do after? I plan to finish my degree in June 2022. Afterwards, I hope to conduct research with Fulbright or as part of the Carnegie Junior Fellows Program. I plan to attend law school and eventually run for office. Ultimately, I hope to be elected President of the United States. ...
Established in August 2004, the ESRC Genomics Policy and Research Forum was a novel initiative in the field of social science research. As part of the ESRC Genomics Network, the Forum acted to integrate the diverse strands of social science research within and beyond the Network; to develop links between social scientists and scientists working across the entire range of genomic science and technology; and to connect research in this area to policy makers, business, the media and civil society in the UK and abroad.. A key part of the Forums work was to exploit synergies across the ESRC Genomics Network, and to ensure the visibility and use of the Network and its output. These functions were no longer needed when the Network ceased operations and so the Forum closed in June 2013.. This archive website preserves the output of the Genomics Forum, including details of its research and publications.. ...
This book argues that we are currently witnessing not merely a decline in the quality of social science research, but a proliferation of meaningless research of no value to society and modest value to its authors-apart from securing employment and promotion. The explosion of published outputs, at least in social science, creates a noisy, cluttered environment which makes meaningful research difficult, as different voices compete to capture the limelight even briefly. Older, but more impressive contributions are easily neglected as the premium is to write and publish, not read and learn. The result is a widespread cynicism among academics on the value of academic research, sometimes including their own. Publishing comes to be seen as a game of hits and misses, devoid of intrinsic meaning and value and of no wider social uses whatsoever. This is what the book views as the rise of nonsense in academic research, which represents a serious social problem. It undermines the very point of social science. This
Research in the areas of health, behavioral, and social sciences at UNH focuses on exploring the human condition - physical, psychological, and social - as individuals, as families, and as communities. Health research helps people live full, healthy lives. Discovering the cellular basis for diseases, defining and promoting active, healthy lifestyles, developing assistive technology, and delivering innovative therapeutic services are all parts of the equation.
Beatrice Rammstedt is professor of Psychological Assessment, Survey Design and Methodology at the University of Mannheim as well as vice president and scientific director of the department Survey, Design and Methodology at GESIS - Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences. Her research interests include issues from questionnaire design and validation to assessing non-cognitive skills (special focus on Big Five personality dimensions) to the methodology of cultural comparative large-scale studies. Prof. Rammstedt is a member of several advisory boards, such as the OECD expert panel on the measurement of personality traits and non-cognitive skills in PIAAC, the advisory group „Framework Programme Educational Research and the scientific advisory board of the Decade for Literacy - both launched by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research, Germany (BMBF). She has authored or co-authored more than 100 papers which are highly perceived by the research community (,4500 citations).. ...
SOCS 3305 Introduction to Social Statistics (3 semester hours) This course introduces students to the basic tools of statistics and shows how they are used in the analysis of social science data. A fundamental understanding of these tools is a critical foundation for social science research in many fields. The course covers descriptive statistics, inference from samples, hypothesis testing, and the basics of regression analysis. NOTE: This course is required of all social science majors and is a prerequisite for a required course in social science research methods within each discipline (for example CJS 3304, ECO 3304, GEOG 3304, PA 3304, or SOC 3304). Prerequisite: College Algebra (MATH 1314 or equivalent). Corequisite: SOCS 3105. Must be taken with SOCS 3105. (3-0) ...
In order to keep in touch with the latest developments and to develop specialised skills in accessing social science information short term training workshops / seminars / interactive secessions and lectures are organised on regular basis. These training courses are constantly improved using feedback received from the participants and the resources persons.. ...
US digital content provider, Proquest, claims its social sciences database, Publicaciones y Revistas Sociales y Humanisticas (Prisma), now holds more than 100 full text journals. ...
The Consortium of Social Science Associations (COSSA) is a nonprofit advocacy organization working to promote sustainable federal funding for social and behavioral science research and federal policies that positively impact the conduct of research. COSSA serves as a united voice for a broad, diverse network of organizations, institutions, communities, and stakeholders who care about a successful and vibrant social science research enterprise. The COSSA membership includes professional and disciplinary associations, scientific societies, research centers and institutes, and U.S. colleges and universities.. ...
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The digital revolution and the resulting datafication of society have changed empirical social science research fundamentally. Enormous amounts of data can now be easily stored, managed and analyzed. Furthermore, the digital innovations of recent years allow the collection of data in various formats that were previously difficult to collect (e.g., georeferenced data, tracking or process data, intensive longitudinal data, social media text data). Finally, the increase in computational power as well as the maturation of software environments promoted the development of algorithmic solutions for complex statistical problems and prepared the way for the nascent field of computational social sciences at the intersection of social science research (sociology, economics, psychology, political science, criminology, communication studies etc.), statistics and informatics.Against this backdrop, the future viability of empirical sociology will depend on its ability to adapt to the conditions associated with the
Onondaga students cannot major in any one of the disciplines listed above. Most students interested in these fields however, would choose the Humanities + Social Sciences A.A degree for their major. The Humanities & Social Sciences degree is a solid transfer degree in the Liberal Arts. If you are unsure of what you d like to major in, this degree offers a good, general survey of courses across many disciplines and it will help you focus on your future preferred field.. The faculty in the Social Sciences & Philosophy Department also hosts several minors, which usually entail 12-13 credit hours in an area of focused interest. These minors can fit within the degree requirements of most Onondaga programs of study. Faculty in the Social Sciences & Philosophy Department at Onondaga are advisors for a few student clubs, and involved in several committees on campus which occasionally sponsor events. Courses Contact Us ...
Some Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences units of study originally intended to run in Semester 2, 2020 are no longer available.. A full and up-to-date list of units of study available in semester 2, 2020 from the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, can be found here.. The Arts and Social Sciences faculty offers you a suite of postgraduate courses and research areas developed in consultation with leaders in their field.. Studying with the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences will give you access to a vibrant, academically rigorous community including the schools and departments School of Economics, School of Languages and Cultures, School of Literature, Art and Media, School of Philosophical and Historical Inquiry, School of Social and Political Sciences, The University of Sydney School of Education and Social Work and the United States Studies Centre.. The handbook provides you with the rules and requirements of your degree and its components - core and elective units, specialisations, and ...
Jon Elster (b. 1940) is a philosopher. He studied in Oslo and Paris. He var a crucial organizer of the Pax publishing company in Oslo in the 1960s and 1970s, putting out several influential edited volumes and translations. At that time, he published extensively in Norwegian on questions of philosophy, history, social science, and economics. Since the mid 1970s he has published numerous articles and twelve books on the same matters in English. He became professor of political science at the University of Chicago, and later moved to become a professor of social science at Columbia University, New York.. Jon Elster has been a pioneer of rational choice theory, promoting this approach as the best general theory for all the social sciences. But he has also been concerned with the limits to rational choice theory, and in his latest writings he has been preoccupied with the specificities of explanations by mechanisms (as opposed to explanation by laws), and with the study of feelings. Through his ...
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van Deth, Jan W. (2011): Political Sociology as a Field of Study. Pp. 2022-2039 in: Bertrand Badie, Dirk Berg-Schlosser, Leonardo Morlino (Eds.) International Encyclopedia of Political Science. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage. more ...
The MSc in Applied Social Science provides you with transferable social science research skills and specific expertise across a range of disciplines.
Nikolov, N., Sing, D., Gibson, N., Evans, T., Barstow, J. K., Kataria, T. & Wilson, P. A., 21 Oct 2016, p. #202.04.. Research output: Contribution to conference › Abstract ...
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This project proposes that the age composition of neighborhoods is a key contributor to health and well-being in mid- and later life. This hypothesis is suggested in part by the increasing popularity of age-restricted retirement communities, which pose an interesting puzzle for the predictions of classic social scientific theories. Sociological theorists such as Matilda White Riley suggested that age segregation is detrimental to older persons productivity and social integration.
Understanding and Using the Head Start CARES Data. Join us for a webinar on Dec 17, 2015 at 1:30 PM EST.. The Head Start CARES (Classroom-based Approaches and Resources for Emotion and Social skill promotion) demonstration tests three distinct approaches to enhancing childrens social-emotional development on a large scale within the Head Start system - the largest federally funded early-childhood education program in the US. The three evidence-based social-emotional interventions selected for the Head Start CARES evaluation included: The Incredible Years Teacher Training Program (IY), Preschool PATHS (PATHS), and a one-year version of Tools of the Mind-Play (Tools- Play). Conceived and sponsored by the Office of Head Start and the Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation in the Administration for Children and Families within the United States Department of Health and Human Services, the Head Start CARES demonstration was conducted by MDRC, a nonprofit, nonpartisan education and social policy ...
NSF Grant: Jon Krosnick, principal investigator. Development of a Computer Network for Experimental and Non-Experimental Data Collection via the Internet from a Nationally Representative Sample of American Households. In recent years, we have seen two remarkable trends: (1) a sharp increase across the social sciences in the use of survey data to address a wide range of important theoretical issues involving the nature of contemporary social life and the workings of the human mind, and (2) a sharp increase in the fiscal costs of conducting high-quality surveys, coupled with a precipitous decline in the response rates of such surveys. The social sciences therefore need quick innovation in survey methodology to permit costeffective collection of accurate data from highly representative samples. This proposal seeks funds to build a tool for data collection for social scientists that would bring a new standard of accuracy to the data, broader accessibility for social scientists at reduced cost, ...
Frédéric Gachon received his PhD in 2001 from the University of Montpellier (France). Between 2001 and 2006, he performed his post-doctoral training with Prof. Ueli Schibler at the department of Molecular Biology of the University of Geneva (Switzerland), where he started to work on the regulation of physiology by the circadian clock. In 2006, he worked at the Institute of Human Genetic in Montpellier (France) as a junior group leader before continued his career in Switzerland as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Pharmacology of the University of Lausanne (2009-2012) and as a group leader at the Nestlé Institute of Health Sciences, Lausanne (2012-2018). He finally joined the Institute of Molecular Bioscience of the University of Queensland as an Associate Professor in 2019. During all these years, research of the Gachon group focussed on the understanding of the role of feeding and circadian rhythms on mouse and human physiology, contributing to the fundamental basis for ...
Tatiana Carayannis is director of the SSRCs Understanding Violent Conflict (UVC) program and director of the Conflict Prevention and Peace Forum (CPPF). She also leads the Councils China-Africa Knowledge Project and has a visiting appointment at the London School of Economics and Political Sciences Africa Centre and Department of International Development, where she also serves as a research director for the Centre for Public Authority and International Development (CPAID). Until recently, she convened the DRC Affinity Group, a small brain trust of leading Congo scholars and analysts, and served as the Congo research director of the Conflict Research Programme, an international research collaboration. A scholar of UN peace operations in the Democratic Republic of Congo and in Central Africa more generally, her current research focuses on war networks and the shaping of public authority in Central Africa, and the impact of interventions for justice and security on local communities, including ...
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Applications are open for the Social Science Research Council (SSRC) Doctoral Dissertation Thematic Priorities. Read about the topic. It deals with some of the common questions, concerns and practical issues that undergraduate students come across when completing their social science-based dissertation or final year project. The relationship between sustained and divided attentional abilities and Autistic Spectrum Disorder traits Summary The dissertation is an independent piece of research where you take a great deal of responsibility for your own learning. Whether you are writing a literature review for your term paper, research article, or thesis/dissertation, you will find some helpful tips for completing the task Qualitative Social Science: Participant Observation, Recorded Interviews, Archival Research, Analysis of Musical Performance Practice: Ethnomusicology: Phil Tiemeyer. Social sciences cover a wide range of issues and factors. Social Science Dissertation Topics if you have a more ...
Cold War Social Science: Knowledge Production, Liberal Democracy, and Human Nature. Mark Solovey and Hamilton Cravens, eds.. Palgrave Macmillan, 2012. From World War II to the early 1970s, American social science research expanded in dramatic and unprecedented fashion. This volume offers fascinating perspectives on the rise of U.S. practitioners as global leaders in the field, exploring how, why, and with what consequences this rapid and yet contested expansion depended on the entanglement of the social sciences with Cold War politics. Utilizing the controversial but useful concept of Cold War social science, the histories gathered here reveal how scholars from established disciplines and new interdisciplinary fields of study made important contributions to long-standing debates about knowledge production, liberal democracy, and human nature.. ...
No systematic assessment exists that justifies the extension of ethics regulations to non-experimental social science research. Instead, three studies-by MILGRAM, HUMPHREYS, and ZIMBARDO-are repeatedly cited to support such regulation, based on their use of deception and/or covertness. Challenging such regulation requires these studies detailed re-examination. In this article we offer a critique of deception and covert research as understood solely within the context of experimentation: that framing of those research activities has narrowed their consideration in ways that do a disservice to social science research (as comparison with studies by ROSENHAN and LEO further clarifies). We show that, controversial as they may have been, these projects met a key ethics principle: beneficence, something ignored by most of the critics assessing their work. Theorizing deception and covertness, we establish distinctions between them and argue for the importance of their use in studies of powerful ...
Health Behavior Courses (HB) HB 600. Social and Behavioral Science Core. This Masters level course fulfills the social and behavioral sciences core requirement for MPH students. It is designed to provide an overview of the social and behavioral sciences in public health to non-Health Behavior masters level students in UABs School of Public Health. Social and behavioral science theories and strategies in public health will be discussed in relation to preventing disease and promoting health over the life course. The course is comprised of two major sections: (1) overview of fundamentals of social and behavioral sciences in public health and (2) social and behavioral science research and strategies and application of social and behavioral sciences in public health practice and policy. This course is intended to provide students with the most current knowledge and analysis of issues influencing peoples health and well-being from a social and behavioral science perspective. Theoretical frameworks ...
Position Opening. Department: International Health. Title: Associate Professor or Professor. Program(s): Social and Behavioral Interventions Program Field: Social scientist (Psychology, sociology, economics or anthropology) with applied focus, or public health researcher with training on application of social science methods and theories (e.g. qualitative and formative research, mixed methods research, health behavior change, communication, social and economic determinants of health). Rationale: We are looking for an experienced applied social scientist to join the Social and Behavioral Sciences faculty in the Department of International Health, the largest and most renowned department of its kind.. The Department of International Health has a large portfolio of international research and teaching that draws on applied social science methodologies and theories. This portfolio comprises work related to the Departments traditional focus on preventing and controlling infectious diseases and ...
University of Bristol - group - Epigenetics and Social Science Network - The Epigenetics and Social Science Network is an ESRC and BBSRC initiative. The Research Councils provided £3M of funding through grants to eight new projects, which together have formed a collaborative network. This is an innovative collaboration between biological and social scientists from many disciplines to study the impact of early life experiences on health outcomes throughout our lives. The aim is to facilitate collaboration and communication within the epigenetics community. The research will look at the complex interactions between social phenomena, human biology and behaviour and has significant potential implications for both life-long health and social policy. Two of the eight projects are led by Bristol researchers Professor Caroline Relton and Dr Laura Howe: Epigenetics: Environment, Embodiment and Equality (E4) Interpreting epigenetic signatures in studies of early life adversity (Interstela)
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This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA), the Fogarty International Research Collaboration Behavioral and Social Sciences (FIRCA-BSS) Research Award facilitates collaborative behavioral and social sciences research between scientists supported by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and investigators in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs). Special consideration will be given to proposed research that addresses significant global health problems, particularly those of high relevance to a LMIC or region, and that includes research capacity building as a major aim of the proposed project. is a goverment program.
Linguistics & Language Behavior Abstracts (LLBA) abstracts and indexes the international literature in linguistics and related disciplines in the language sciences. The database covers all aspects of the study of language including phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax and semantics. Complete coverage is given to various fields of linguistics including descriptive, historical, comparative, theoretical and geographical linguistics. The database provides abstracts of journal articles and citations to book reviews drawn from over 1,500 serials publications, and also provides abstracts of books, book chapters, and dissertations ...
Mississippi State University is an equal opportunity institution. Discrimination in university employment, programs or activities based on race, color, ethnicity, sex, pregnancy, religion, national origin, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, status as a U.S. veteran, or any other status protected by applicable law is prohibited. Questions about equal opportunity programs or compliance should be directed to the Office of Compliance and Integrity, 56 Morgan Street, P.O. 6044, Mississippi State, MS 39762, (662) 325-5839.. ...
Sales Handle This high-yield, rapid-fire Q&A book is written by students for students to help first and second year medical students review behavioral science for their course exams as well as prepare for the USMLE Step 1. About the Book The Deja Review series helps you Remember what you already know; the flashcard format helps medical students recall the most important, must-know facts and concepts covered in their course work for behavioral science. This rapid-fire question & answer review book allows students to quickly navigate through the information needed for their course exams and USMLE Step 1. Active recall questions reinforce correct answers to enhance learning - not just passive memorization. Behavioral Science is often a required course in many medical schools, and Psychiatric conditions are heavily covered on USMLE Step 1. Mnemonics and keywords sprinkled throughout the text facilitate focus on core facts, while clinical vignettes at the end of each chapter allow students to ...
Prof. Lempert is particularly concerned with the problem of applying social science research to legal issues. This is reflected in much of his work, particularly his work on juries, capital punishment, and the use of statistical and social science evidence by courts, as well as in his service as an original panelist in the National Science Foundations Law and Social Science Program and with the National Research Councils Committee on Law Enforcement and the Administration of Justice, which he chaired from 1987-1989. He is the author (with Joseph Sanders) of An Invitation to Law and Social Science and co-editor (with Jacques Normand and Charles OBrien) of Under the Influence? Drugs and the American Work Force. From 1982-85, he edited the Law & Society Review. He is a recipient of the Law Society Associations Harry Kalven Jr. Prize for outstanding socio-legal scholarship and has held visiting fellowships at the Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences and at the Russell Sage ...
Author(s): Olsen, Lauren Dana | Advisor(s): Evans, John H | Abstract: Drawing upon 90 in-depth interviews with medical educators and students from humanities, social sciences, and biomedical backgrounds at 37 medical schools, curricular and institutional data from an exhaustive set of all 137 MD-granting institutions, and observational data from national pedagogical meetings on medical education, I present findings on four different strategies that educators employ for incorporating the humanities and social sciences. I call the first strategy of incorporation the foundational curriculum, where educators require all medical students to learn how the critical and interpretive concepts, theories, and methods that the humanities and social sciences offer are fundamental for their future clinical practice. In contrast, the second strategy of incorporation is what I call the therapeutic curriculum, where educators give students the option of taking a humanities elective or extracurricular enrichment activity
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Calenda is an online and open access calendar for the humanities and social sciences, available in several languages. Launched in 2000, it aims to offer research staff in the humanities and social sciences with a means to stay informed about academic events that are likely to be of interest to them. Thanks to its stable URLs, it offers an archive of academic life in the humanities and social sciences. All the published announcements are filed and remained accessible at the same address. Calenda depends on its community of users to suggest upcoming scientific events, via an online form.. Calenda is developed by the OpenEdition Center (USR 2004, formerly the Centre for Open Electronic Publishing, Cléo-UMS 3287).. It is supported by Aix-Marseille University, the CNRS, the EHESS, and Avignon University.. ...
Webinar - Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences (HASS). Faculties: Arts, Education, Law. Interested in a career in Humanites, Arts and Social Sciences (HASS)? Get all your questions answered at our information evening webinar.. During this informative webinar focused in HASS (Humanities, Arts & Social Sciences), hear from a range of faculties and learn about what its like to study at Monash.. Find out about different opportunities including HASS courses, career opportunities, industry placement and engagement, student life and so much more!. ...
Notre Dame Academy (NDA) science research students had an outstanding performance at the Science and Engineering Fair of Northern Kentucky (SEFNK) on Saturday, February 27. NDA sophomore Natalie Janzaruk won the Best of Fair award and an opportunity to attend the Regeneron International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF) in May. Under the direction of Mr. Bill Stamm, all of NDAs Science Research students competing at SEFNK did an excellent job and will advance to the Kentucky Science & Engineering Fair (KY-SEF) March 26-27. At Notre Dame Academy, Science Research is an elective course that focuses on individual science research projects in the areas of mathematics, natural science, engineering, computer science and behavioral science. NDAs Science Research students prepare a formal research proposal and complete and present original research. Students from every grade level can apply for NDAs Science Research course and must complete a minimum of 144 hours of original research each year ...
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Disclaimer: The views and opinions expressed in the articles contained in the Academy News are those of the identified authors and do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of the Academy.. AAFS President Weedns theme for this coming year is Transformation: Embracing Change. This is particularly relevant for psychiatry and behavioral science and presents a challenge that is, perhaps, unique to the behavioral sciences when compared to some of the other hard sciences involved in the AAFS. To borrow from the terminology of Dr. Henry Nasrallah, a neurobiology and schizophrenia researcher, psychiatry has moved over the years from Bedlam to biomarkers. What was once considered demonic possession or bad bile is now understood to be the result of neurocircuitry and molecular neurobiology.. However, the complex nature of human emotions, decision-making, and behaviors is still far from easy categorization. Much of our modern understanding is just now coming to light. Diagnostic and ...
While in a class on econometrics at the University of Toronto, he had to find some new book that included econometrics and review it. In the library, Shubik picked up John von Neumann and Oskar Morgensterns The Theory of Games and Economic Behavior, and the rest is history, as he told Sobel.. From Toronto he attended Princeton University - Morgenstern was his adviser - and earned a masters in economics in 1951 and doctorate in 1953. He served as a research assistant at Princeton alongside seminal figures such as Nash and Shapley until 1955, where became a member of the second class of fellows at the Center for Advanced Study in Behavioral Sciences located at Stanford University. Despite his deep grounding in mathematics, Shubik - as the New York Times wrote in his obituary considered himself a social scientist and a micro-microeconomist, … disdained purely theoretical analysis and was nothing if not practical.. An encomium at the Santa Fe Institute noted that in 2005, Shubik and fellow ...
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The Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences offers a wealth of opportunities for students and faculty for clinical and research applications in all aspects of psychiatry and behavioral sciences.. Faculty members engage in a wide variety of research programs, including inquiries into the causes and cures of major psychiatric disorders; quality of care; medical education; child and adolescent psychiatry; forensic psychiatry; the nature and process of psychotherapy; and ways in which telemedicine networks can be used to extend psychiatric care to rural communities.. ...
The field of psychiatry and behavioral science faces an exceptionally important challenge. Mental disorders represent the leading cause of years of life lost due to disability and premature mortality in economically-established countries, and they are the second-leading cause throughout the world. In light of its overall impact on human health, mental disorders historically have received insufficient scientific attention. And indeed, decades of research attempting to elucidate biologically valid brain disease constructs based on a descriptive clinical taxonomy have been unsuccessful. It is now broadly recognized that a major research paradigm shift is required and is, in fact, underway in Stanfords Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences. This paradigm shift emphasizes the identification of typical and atypical mental states (and the dynamic shift between these states) based on the collection and simultaneous analysis of multi-dimensional data: genomic, imaging, epigenetic, biomarker, ...
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The Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC) is the federal research funding agency that promotes and supports postsecondary-based research and research training in the humanities and social sciences. / Le Conseil de recherches en sciences humaines (CRSH) du Canada est lorganisme subventionnaire fédéral qui encourage et appuie la recherche et la formation en recherche en sciences humaines au niveau postsecondaire.
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Heres the question, How shall I live my life?. There is no more important question, and the answer can be found here, in the College of Humanities, Education and Social Sciences. A liberal arts education develops essential skills in reasoning logically, communication, both in the spoken and written word across various media, and critical thinking. It is the foundation for a life of learning, decision-making, and service. In the College of Humanities, Education and Social Science, youll find: ...
With the rising cost of tuition and shrinking state resources, the cost of higher education becomes an overwhelming obstacle to many of our students and their families, and gifts from alumni and friends are vital to creating opportunities for our students by allowing us to continue our tradition of teaching the humanities and social sciences. Additionally, your generosity will create extraordinary possibilities for teaching and research. Your designated gift to the College of Humanities and Social Sciences provides welcome support for:. ...
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We are in an emergency situation in the Anthropocene epoch in which the disruption of the Earth system, particularly the climate, is threatening the planet as a place of human habitation. However, our political-economic system, capitalism, is geared primarily to the accumulation of capital, which prevents us from addressing this enormous challenge and accelerates the destruction. Natural scientists have done an excellent and courageous job of sounding the alarm on the enormous dangers of the continuation of business as usual with respect to carbon emissions and other planetary boundaries. But mainstream social science as it exists today has almost completely internalized capitalist ideology; so much so that conventional social scientists are completely unable to address the problem on the scale and in the historical terms that are necessary. They are accustomed to the view that society long ago conquered nature and that social science concerns only people-people relations, never people-nature ...
The Bachelor of Education (Secondary: Humanities and Social Sciences) and Bachelor of Arts degrees offer students a qualification teaching in secondary schools. Students can study a range of disciplines and subject areas with the added opportunity to complete a second teaching area, including TESOL (Teaching English To Speakers of Other Languages) and Aboriginal studies. This five-year degree covers professional teaching, special education, international education, and information and communications technology. School observations and practice teaching are integral components of the professional experiences in this degree ...
There are a number of important lessons we can take away from such a story. For instance, a researcher might work 15 years on a problem before a practical application is discovered. A network that connects researchers, practitioners, and users may be far better equipped to track the impacts of research than any one researcher is able to. But even when such a system produces great impact data, it might still not be possible to attribute those impacts back to an individual.. This story is one of four semi-hypothetical case studies we composed for our report to illustrate the many different forms that impact assessment can take in the humanities and social sciences. The characters in the stories are fictional, but the scenarios are all inspired by real activities taking place in Canadas research community. While each of these stories helps to illustrate various useful lessons for assessing impacts, the message they send as a whole is perhaps the most important: they show just how diverse the world ...
The notion of natural kinds has been central to contemporary discussions of metaphysics and philosophy of science. Although explicitly articulated by nineteenth-century philosophers like Mill, Whewell and Venn, it has a much older history dating back to Plato and Aristotle. In recent years, essentialism has been the dominant account of natural kinds among philosophers, but the essentialist view has encountered resistance, especially among naturalist metaphysicians and philosophers of science. Informed by detailed examination of classification in the natural and social sciences, this book argues against essentialism and for a naturalist account of natural kinds. By looking at case studies drawn from diverse scientific disciplines, from fluid mechanics to virology and polymer science to psychiatry, the author argues that natural kinds are nodes in causal networks. On the basis of this account, he maintains that there can be natural kinds in the social sciences as well as the natural sciences ...
Image:Terrorismcitations.jpeg,right,thumb,400px,Citations of articles on Terrorism from ISI Web of Knowledge]] [[Image:Terrorismarticles-2007.jpeg,right,thumb,400px,Articles on Terrorism from 1970-2007 from ISI Web of Knowledge]],br clear=left> Below are two lists of experts from the Social Science Citation Index between 1970 and 2007 based on a search for terrorism.,ref>Details of the search are as follows: TS=(Terrorism) DocType=All document types; Language=All languages; Database=SSCI; Timespan=1970-2007 Results found: 4,511 Sum of the Times Cited information : 8,171 Average Citations per Item information : 1.81 h-index information : 30. search conducted December 2007,/ref> The search reveals a massive increase in academic writing on terrorism following the 11 September attacks in the US. The increase in citations of such work is even more marked with a notable increase in 2007 when the total number of articles in the Social Science Citation Index decreased slightly. The list of Most ...
Mathematical models are a well established tool in most natural sciences. Although models have been neglected by the philosophy of science for a long time, their epistemological status as a link between theory and reality is now fairly well understood. However, regarding the epistemological status of mathematical models in the social sciences, there still exists a considerable unclarity. In my paper I argue that this results from specific challenges that mathematical models and especially computer simulations face in the social sciences. The most important difference between the social sciences and the natural sciences with respect to modeling is that in the social sciences powerful and well confirmed background theories (like Newtonian mechanics, quantum mechanics or the theory of relativity in physics) do not exist in the social sciences. Therefore, an epistemology of models that is formed on the role model of physics may not be appropriate for the social sciences. I discuss the challenges ...
Review Graduate Program details of Social Science in Denver Colorado United States from University of Colorado Denver. |p|The Master of Humanities and Master of Social Science (MHMSS) Program offers two unique interdisciplinary master degrees for students whose interests transcend the restrictions...
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Heartland Community College (HCC) has named Dr. Lynda Sinkiewich as the Colleges new Dean of Liberal Arts & Social Sciences (LASS). In her new role, Dr. Sinkiewich will oversee comprehensive curriculum developments in Heartlands Liberal Arts and Social Sciences sectors that prepares students and graduates for academic and professional success. Responsibilities will include ensuring the effectiveness of LASS instruction and the advancement of diversity throughout Heartlands LASS courses, with the ultimate goal of connecting Heartland students with opportunities in discovery and positioning them for a seamless transition into a four-year university or entry into the workforce. I am eager to call Heartland Community College home for the second half of my academic career, said Dr. Lynda Sinkiewich. Ive always had a passion for teaching first-generation and working-class students and its a skill and dedication that I see in the work of community college faculty. Dr. Sinkiewich brings to ...
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The Economic and Demographic Consequences of Immigration to the United States: Quantitative Historical Perspectives, with Susan B. Carter. National Academy of Sciences, Panel on Demographic and Economic Impacts of Immigration into the United States, United States Commission on Immigration Reform, Washington, DC, September 27, 1996. Also presented to the Social Science History Association Annual Meeting, New Orleans, Louisiana, October 1996. Accepted for Publication by the Social Science Research Council. Under review for publication by the National Academy of Sciences Press. ...
People make choices. Often, the outcome depends on choices other people make. What mental steps do people go through when making such choices? Game theory, the most influential model of choice in economics and the social sciences, offers an answer, one based on games of strategy like chess and checkers: the chooser considers the choices that others will make and makes a choice that will lead to a better outcome for the chooser, given all those choices by other people. It is universally established in the social sciences that classical game theory (even when heavily modified) is bad at predicting behavior. But instead of abandoning classical game theory, various social scientists have mounted an ambitious and energetic rescue operation under the name of behavioral game theory. Its main tool is to propose systematic deviations from the predictions of game theory, such as deviations that arise from character type. Other deviations purportedly come from cognitive overload or limitations. The ...
As a mother of social sciences Sociology has close and intimate relationship with all other social science. The result is that African social sciences are of questionable relevance to local conditions. Social science as a field of study is separate from the natural sciences, which cover topics such as physics, biology, and chemistry. To browse Academia.edu and the wider internet faster and more securely, please take a few seconds to upgrade your browser. This neglect of the social sciences is part of a larger challenge: that of producing research that addresses development priorities such as food, health and energy security, rather than simply meeting academic objectives such as conference presentations and publication in peer-reviewed journals. In fact, anthro-pologist Kroeber pointed out that the two sciences are twin sisters. Science, Technology & Environment: Crisis in Civilization In Statistics & Development, Edited by A. Majumdar, M. Pal, B. Ghosh & others from ISI Kolkata & Delhi- ...
Two school majors culminating in a bachelor of arts degree are offered by the School of Sciences, one in Natural Sciences and the other in Social Sciences.These majors afford students an opportunity to explore a wide breadth of areas in the natural or social sciences or arrange a course of study in fields that are not represented by current majors offered by departments in the School of Sciences.. Although a degree in Natural or Social Sciences may be appropriate for entry-level employment, students should be aware that the schoolmajor is not intended to provide sufficient depth of preparation for admission to a graduate program in a specific natural or social science. Students who wish to earn a the natural or social sciences degree are strongly encouraged to meet with the Dean of the School of Sciences in the fall semester of the sophomore year to evaluate the appropriateness of the degree for their long-term career goals.. The school major is intended for students who are not seeking a ...
Offered by 캘리포니아 대학교 데이비스 캠퍼스. Big data and artificial intelligence get most of the press about computational social science, but maybe the most complex aspect of it refers to using computational tools to explore and develop social science theory. This course shows how computer simulations are being used to explore the realm of what is theoretically possible. Computer simulations allow us to study why societies are the way they are, and to dream about the world we would like to live in. This can be as intuitive as playing a video game. Much like the well-known video game SimCity is used to build and manage an artificial city, we use agent-based models to grow and study artificial societies. Without hurting anyone in the real world, computer simulations allow us explore how to make the world a better place. We play hands-on with several practical computer simulation models and explore how we can combine hypothetical models with real world data. Finally, you will program a
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  • Topics include, but are not limited to social networks and media, dynamics of opinions, cultures and conflicts, socio-technical co-evolution and social psychology. (springer.com)
  • Behavioral Economics - Focuses on research that incorporates insights of psychology and other social sciences into the study of economic behavior. (constantcontact.com)
  • Now, history lags behind both economics and political science, barely edging out psychology. (yaledailynews.com)
  • And while it's true that economics or political science or psychology have frequently brought us to incorrect or incomplete conclusions, it's also worth noting that all three are, in their modern form, relatively new fields. (yaledailynews.com)
  • The Social Psychology Program at NSF supports research and research infrastructure to advance basic knowledge in social psychology. (nsf.gov)
  • Proposals considered by the Social Psychology Program must communicate both the intellectual merit of the science and its broader societal impacts. (nsf.gov)
  • In assessing intellectual merit, the Social Psychology Program places highest priority on research that is theoretically grounded, based on empirical observation and validation, and with designs appropriate to the questions asked. (nsf.gov)
  • In assessing broader impacts, the Social Psychology Program places highest priority on proposals that offer strong potential to benefit society, strengthen our national security interests, improve the quality of life, broaden participation in science, enhance infrastructure for research and education, and include a plan for sharing the results with a wide variety of audiences. (nsf.gov)
  • The Social Psychology Program expects the methods, measures and data that result from NSF support to be openly shared with other researchers and the public. (nsf.gov)
  • The Social Psychology Program accepts regular research proposals, including Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) proposals, proposals for research in undergraduate institutions (RUI), rapid response research proposals (RAPID), and early-concept grants for exploratory research (EAGER). (nsf.gov)
  • The Social Psychology Program does not accept proposals for doctoral dissertation improvement awards. (nsf.gov)
  • The Social Psychology Program at NSF supports basic research on human social behavior, including cultural differences and development over the life span. (nsf.gov)
  • Our standing as one of the leading social science publishers is reinforced by a portfolio of some of the most globally used and highly cited journals across disciplines such as psychology, sociology, business management, health science, environment and education and includes the prestigious, Baywood, Symposium, Vathek and Pion journals acquired by SAGE since 2014. (sagepub.com)
  • The School of Psychology is built upon the integration of psychology, culture, and social justice. (idealist.org)
  • Social Psychology (X. Chryssochoou). (elsevier.com)
  • Students choosing to pursue the study of social sciences at BGSU, including political science, psychology and sociology, will have the chance to work with nationally recognized faculty in the classroom and through research projects. (bgsu.edu)
  • They offer essentially the same set of academic departments and disciplines that they have for nearly 100 years: sociology, economics, anthropology, psychology and political science. (nytimes.com)
  • So social scientists should devote a small palace guard to settled subjects and redeploy most of their forces to new fields like social neuroscience, behavioral economics, evolutionary psychology and social epigenetics, most of which, not coincidentally, lie at the intersection of the natural and social sciences. (nytimes.com)
  • This non-transfer interdisciplinary degree offers a range of coursework to prepare students who want to explore the social and behavioral sciences as a foundation of lifelong learning, or as an introduction to the related fields of Sociology, Psychology, Anthropology, Economics, History, Social Sciences and Political Science. (msjc.edu)
  • The Department of Psychology offers major and minor programs, honours, and a bachelor of science in behavioural neuroscience jointly offered with the Department of Biomedical Physiology and Kinesiology. (sfu.ca)
  • An active psychology student union organizes a variety of events throughout the year on topics such as applying to graduate school, entering the workforce, as well as social events to connect with other psychology students. (sfu.ca)
  • The psychology undergraduate program offers a broad range of courses in history, quantitative and theoretical psychology, cognitive and neural science, developmental psychology, social psychology, forensic psychology, and clinical science. (sfu.ca)
  • Springer Social Sciences includes a comprehensive range of authoritative books, journals and reference works covering topics across eight key areas Anthropology & Archaeology, Applied Ethics & Social Responsibility, Criminology & Criminal Justice, Political Science, Population Studies, Religious Studies, Sociology and Well-Being. (springer.com)
  • The term was formerly used to refer to the field of sociology , the original "science of society", established in the 19th century. (wikipedia.org)
  • Framing is a key component of sociology, the study of social interaction among humans. (wikipedia.org)
  • Community Organizing will be essential reading for advanced undergraduates and graduate students of sociology, social movements and social work. (wiley.com)
  • and offer research opportunities for postgraduate study in sociology, social policy, criminology, science and technology studies, social work and education (see full list below). (cardiff.ac.uk)
  • This has been further developed particularly within the field of new economic sociology , which has investigated the linkages and interdependencies of economic phenomena and organizations and other social structures. (britannica.com)
  • It's no surprise that Amy August, a new associate professor in the Department of Sociology and Interdisciplinary Social Sciences, has focused her scholarship on sports and education. (sjsu.edu)
  • Completion of this program is also appropriate preparation for graduate work in human services, social work, counseling, criminal justice, sociology, human resources and law. (waynesburg.edu)
  • Such topics as the American family, urban sociology, criminology and religion in America are examined in depth in the classroom, while co-curricular opportunities for service help to deepen your understanding of social realities, challenges and opportunities. (waynesburg.edu)
  • As a human services major with an option in social science, you will complete required courses in biology, accounting, management, finance, human resources management, professional speaking and writing, grants writing and research, a number of sociology classes and more, as well as an internship. (waynesburg.edu)
  • The prize is named after Professor Ella Ritchie OBE, who is a former Deputy Vice Chancellor of Newcastle University and who for many years was at the forefront of training PhD students, including developing the Doctoral Training Programme in Humanities and Social Sciences, when she was Dean of Postgraduate Studies. (ncl.ac.uk)
  • Research within the Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences at the University of Limerick - welcome! (ul.ie)
  • Welcome to the Research website for the Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences at the University of Limerick. (ul.ie)
  • The Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences is a dynamic and ambitious faculty, with a wide range of research strengths and globally-connected expertise. (ul.ie)
  • Researchers within the Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences also work closely with our colleagues across the three other faculties at the University of Limerick, and we are dedicated to supporting translational and interdisciplinary research excellence. (ul.ie)
  • We also have a number of Postgraduate Open Days and you can find the Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences at the major career and postgraduate options fairs throughout Ireland and internationally. (ul.ie)
  • Research within the Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences can access research supports, resources and infrastructure. (ul.ie)
  • The Graduate School's Small Grant Program serves to support research expenses for arts, humanities, and social sciences master's and doctoral students in their final year of study. (k-state.edu)
  • Only students in arts, humanities, and social sciences master's or doctoral graduate degree programs are eligible to apply and project must be an art, humanities or social science focused project. (k-state.edu)
  • CSSH is a hub for innovative research in the humanities and social sciences. (northeastern.edu)
  • Receive email alerts on new books, offers and news in Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences. (cambridge.org)
  • The fourth route taken, based in economics, was developed and furthered economic knowledge as a hard science . (wikipedia.org)
  • Mathematical Social Sciences is a peer-reviewed mathematics journal in the field of social science, in particular economics. (wikipedia.org)
  • Undergraduates also have the opportunity to choose interdisciplinary studies in Economics and Data Science, or double majors such as Economics and Media Analytics, Economics & Public Policy and Global Affairs. (ntu.edu.sg)
  • We are a large and vibrant community of academics and students working in eight departments and institutes: the Departments of Anthropology, Economics, Geography, History, History of Art and Political Science, and the Institutes of the Americas, Archaeology and Advanced Studies. (ucl.ac.uk)
  • The interdisciplinary and cross-disciplinary nature of scientific inquiry into human behaviour, social and environmental factors affecting it, made many of the natural sciences interested in some aspects of social science methodology. (wikipedia.org)
  • The School of Social Sciences has an exceptionally strong and interdisciplinary research culture, and offers expert supervision across a wide range of research topics. (cardiff.ac.uk)
  • The School of Social Sciences is home to a large, flourishing and interdisciplinary postgraduate community of over 100 research students. (cardiff.ac.uk)
  • Funds will be used to support interdisciplinary social science research projects based on innovative experimental or observational designs that make use of sophisticated quantitative methods. (constantcontact.com)
  • This interdisciplinary programme will provide you with training in fundamental aspects of applied data science, computation and programming, and quantitative methods. (lse.ac.uk)
  • train students in political science as part of an interdisciplinary major in social science. (waynesburg.edu)
  • Develop a critical and focused mind through the interdisciplinary study of crime as both an individual and social phenomenon. (sfu.ca)
  • You'll be prepared to meet the global demand for social scientists who can understand and help solve the biggest problems facing our modern, high-tech societies. (edu.au)
  • Positivist social scientists use methods resembling those of the natural sciences as tools for understanding society, and so define science in its stricter modern sense . (wikipedia.org)
  • Interpretivist social scientists, by contrast, may use social critique or symbolic interpretation rather than constructing empirically falsifiable theories, and thus treat science in its broader sense. (wikipedia.org)
  • Assist social scientists in laboratory, survey, and other social science research. (bls.gov)
  • Accordingly, the relatively small number of CDC behavioral and social scientists were initially concentrated in these three centers. (cdc.gov)
  • In 1995, to raise awareness of behavioral and social sciences at CDC and to integrate these fields into CDC-conducted and -supported research and practice activities, the agency's behavioral and social scientists established the Behavioral and Social Sciences Working Group (BSSWG). (cdc.gov)
  • Armed with their unique frameworks, scientists from these fields can use qualitative, quantitative, or multiple methods to explore the effects of behavioral, social, and cultural factors on public health problems. (cdc.gov)
  • In addition, social and behavioral scientists have evaluated many of these interventions---those developed not only for reduction of HIV infection ( 2 ) but also for other areas of public health significance, such as violence prevention ( 3 ) and occupational safety and health ( 4 ). (cdc.gov)
  • The contributions of behavioral and social scientists to the CDC mission span the breadth and depth of public health research and study. (cdc.gov)
  • the group has strongly discouraged its membership from joining the Human Terrain program, which embeds social scientists in combat units. (wired.com)
  • The Marines are using social scientists to advise them on how to interact with local people as part of the U.S. counterinsurgency strategy. (npr.org)
  • The practice is highly debated among scientists at home, who say there are serious ethical problems with using social science techniques to further military objectives. (npr.org)
  • But not everyone agrees that civilian social scientists can or should be providing that kind of information to the military. (npr.org)
  • Masses of experimental results lie unpublished in social scientists' file drawers, potentially skewing the reliability of those that do get into print. (scientificamerican.com)
  • His team investigated the fate of 221 sociological studies conducted between 2002 and 2012, which were recorded by Time-sharing Experiments for the Social Sciences (TESS) , a US project that helps social scientists to carry out large-scale surveys of people's views. (scientificamerican.com)
  • But social scientists often underestimate the magnitude of the bias, or blame journal editors and peer reviewers for rejecting null studies, he says. (scientificamerican.com)
  • Some social scientists are worried that sticking to a registered-study plan might prevent them from making serendipitous discoveries from unexpected correlations in the data, for example. (scientificamerican.com)
  • One reason citizens, politicians and university donors sometimes lack confidence in the social sciences is that social scientists too often miss the chance to declare victory and move on to new frontiers. (nytimes.com)
  • I'm not suggesting that social scientists stop teaching and investigating classic topics like monopoly power, racial profiling and health inequality. (nytimes.com)
  • It is telling that the word 'creativity' only appeared about one hundred years ago (Whitehead, 1978 ) and for the most part stayed in the realm of artistic production, despite the close relationship of art and science noted by many contemporary scientists (Root-Bernstein et al. (nature.com)
  • Human communities don't obey simple mathematical laws, though they sometimes come tantalizingly close in certain narrow ways - close enough, anyway, to provide the intermittent reinforcement necessary to keep social scientists thinking that the real answer is just around the next corner . (motherjones.com)
  • Based on this overview, I discuss four areas in which empirical social science helps clarify intuitive but sometimes faulty assumptions about the social-level mechanisms of science communication and outline an agenda for bench and social scientists-driven by current social-scientific research in the field of science communication-to guide more effective communication efforts at the societal level in the future. (pnas.org)
  • Costas Panagopoulos, professor of political science, along with Daniel Medwed, a professor of law and criminology, speak on the latest developments of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election. (northeastern.edu)
  • Riley Dolan '19 never intended to go into political science in college. (plu.edu)
  • She ended up studying Political Science and History, submitting her post-doctoral dissertation and in 2017 she became a Professor of Global Social Policy at the University of Bremen. (uni-bremen.de)
  • Political Science (H.D. Clarke, M.C. Stewart). (elsevier.com)
  • Because they deal with systems that are highly complex, adaptive and not rigorously rule-bound, the social sciences are among the most difficult of disciplines, both methodologically and intellectually….So, what has political science ever done for us? (motherjones.com)
  • In part, this just restates the fact that political science is difficult. (motherjones.com)
  • Lane's statement falls for the very myth it wants to attack: that political science is ruled, like physics, by precise, unique, universal rules. (motherjones.com)
  • C. Political Science: Choose two upper division 4-credit POLS courses. (csbsju.edu)
  • Since new science content is discovered in real-time, the delay between original publication and appearance at ScienceIndex.com is no more than two days. (prweb.com)
  • To provide all customers with timely access to content, we are offering 50% off Science and Technology Print & eBook bundle options. (elsevier.com)
  • Second, the way new technologies or scientific breakthroughs are communicated in social settings is at least as important as the scientific content that is being conveyed when lay audiences interpret new technologies or make decisions about public funding for science. (pnas.org)
  • global social, health & economic statistics in graph & excel formats: click on the 'data' tab to search for categories. (bath.ac.uk)
  • The School of Social Sciences at Cardiff University is recognised nationally and internationally as a leading centre for theoretically informed empirical research, combining inter-disciplinary working, impact on policy and practice, and innovative methodological approaches, both qualitative and quantitative. (cardiff.ac.uk)
  • SOAN Professor, Director of the Centre for the Study of Social and Legal Responses to Violence and head of the Canadian Femicide Observatory for Justice and Accountability, Dr. Myrna Dawson, is leading a new research centre at the U of G, which is drawing attention to the number of Canadian women and girls who are killed on a regular basis. (uoguelph.ca)
  • At the Research Centre for Social Sciences we can support postgraduate students' studies in a number of ways. (york.ac.uk)
  • The Faculty has made a very significant contribution to the University's societal challenge theme programme , and led on the theme of social renewal for the University. (ncl.ac.uk)
  • According to 2021 QS World Rankings by Subject, NTU is presently ranked 17th for Social Sciences & Management while our social sciences subjects are consistently ranked top 100 in the world. (ntu.edu.sg)
  • Social & Historical Sciences at UCL is intellectually diverse and widely regarded as world leading, with the 2021 Times Higher World University Rankings placing our social sciences 14th in the world and our arts and humanities disciplines 5th. (ucl.ac.uk)
  • Luis A. Vivanco is Professor of Anthropology in the College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Vermont. (oxfordreference.com)
  • Apply evidence-based approaches in developing and evaluating social and behavioral science interventions. (cdc.gov)
  • Describe the merits of social and behavioral science interventions and policies. (cdc.gov)
  • Specify multiple targets and levels of intervention for social and behavioral science programs and policies. (cdc.gov)
  • You must have minimum GPA of 3.0, majoring in social science, behavioral science, child development, criminal justice, law, and humanities to be eligible for this award. (fastweb.com)
  • Of particular interest is the study of the co-evolution of modern communication technology and social behavior and norms, in connection with emerging issues such as trust, risk, security and privacy in novel socio-technical environments. (springer.com)
  • Proposed research should carry strong potential for creating transformative advances in the basic understanding of human social behavior. (nsf.gov)
  • Proposals that develop new theories or methods for understanding social behavior are highly encouraged. (nsf.gov)
  • Proposals involving non-human animals are considered only if the research offers clear and direct contributions to understanding human social behavior. (nsf.gov)
  • Among the many research topics supported are: attitude formation and change, social cognition, personality processes, interpersonal relations and group processes, the self, emotion, social comparison and social influence, and the psychophysiological and neurophysiological bases of social behavior. (nsf.gov)
  • 4) The proposed research must advance basic understanding of social behavior. (nsf.gov)
  • Successful proposals will be those that promise to advance understanding of the social, institutional and biological mechanisms shaping human beliefs and behavior. (constantcontact.com)
  • The social nature of crime is one of the most well documented features of criminal behavior. (sfu.ca)
  • Researchers at the Cohen Center for Modern Jewish Studies and Steinhardt Social Research Institute break down the places where Jewish voters could swing the election. (brandeis.edu)
  • Researchers who emphasize the utility of the concept of embeddedness tend to agree that various phenomena-be they individual preferences or organizational behaviour-may be better understood when analyzed in relation to their social, institutional, or cognitive environment. (britannica.com)
  • Researchers are expected to engage in open science practices, and deviations from that should be well-justified. (nsf.gov)
  • SAGE has developed a high-quality portfolio of journals across the social science disciplines, publishing the work of many leading authors, researchers and societies across the field, disseminating their research globally and nurturing emerging disciplines such as urban affairs and behavioural science. (sagepub.com)
  • From some of our earliest journals and books that focused on quantitative and qualitative research methods, to our interactive digital research resources launched just this year, SAGE has helped to train generations of social science students, researchers, and instructors in research methods. (sagepub.com)
  • This brochure aimed at the general public demonstates how UCLouvain social sciences researchers join forces with many civil society actors, and what impact their work is making on society. (uclouvain.be)
  • The college provides programming in a range of social science and applied human science disciplines and support to discipline-based and inter/multi-disciplinary researchers. (uoguelph.ca)
  • It is the work of civilian anthropologists and other social science researchers, who advise military commanders on how to win the hearts and minds of local people. (npr.org)
  • Researchers at Stanford University in California have now measured the extent of the problem, finding that most null results in a sample of social-science studies were never published. (scientificamerican.com)
  • If you are interested in doctoral studies in social work, please see the websites of the postgraduate studies of the School of Social Sciences and Humanitie s . (uta.fi)
  • The School of Social Sciences has the following research themes that represent the School's main areas of expertise. (cardiff.ac.uk)
  • The School of Social Sciences (SSS) is home to research and education in the social sciences. (ntu.edu.sg)
  • As one of the four Schools under the umbrella of the College of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences, the School of Social Sciences (SSS) offers study programmes in a range of social science subjects at both undergraduate and graduate levels, from a BSocSci (Hons) and MSc (by coursework) to MA and PhD (by research). (ntu.edu.sg)
  • The Bachelor of Social Science is a flexible, versatile and practical degree that can position graduates for many different career opportunities. (edu.au)
  • Numerous private sector and government agencies employ social science graduates, drawing on their skills in policy development, data analysis, communications, social research and advocacy. (edu.au)
  • Particularly aimed to future sociologists, social workers and graduates in Employment Relations and Human Resources, this Forum's main goal is to promote your employability in companies and organisations specialised in the field. (uv.es)
  • Whether serving locally or internationally, graduates of the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences are prepared to respond to the call of Christ through service-leadership in a rapidly globalizing world. (idealist.org)
  • For graduates aiming to make a difference in the world, or a professionals wishing to deepen their knowledge and critical thinking around global challenges of poverty, inequality, conflict, sustainability and social justice. (bath.ac.uk)
  • The School of Humanities & Social Sciences (HMS) is a market leader in producing thinking graduates, who are passionate, creative and enterprising professionals. (np.edu.sg)
  • English has shrunk from over 100 majors to just over 60, and the social sciences, with 457 majors last year, now claim far more undergraduates than either the humanities or the sciences. (yaledailynews.com)
  • An odd mix of Burkian conservatives, humanities majors and old-school political philosophy devotees oppose the social sciences in their modern incarnation. (yaledailynews.com)
  • Students who are interested in learning more about people, society, and relationships should explore majors included in the Social & Behavioral Sciences pathway. (uwm.edu)
  • Social science majors develop a diverse set of skills that are applicable in a wide range of careers. (uwm.edu)
  • View the potential majors that branch from the Social & Behavioral Sciences Pathway. (uwm.edu)
  • Most of the majors have affiliated student organizations that provide excellent speakers, trips and social functions for members, as well as networking and professional development opportunities. (bgsu.edu)
  • You will discover numerous opportunities for internships and research projects in social sciences, human services and program management majors, including the ability to work side by side with professionals in the field. (bgsu.edu)
  • Student organizations are available for many of the majors, providing you the chance to hear excellent speakers and participate in informational trips and social functions, as well as network and develop professional skills. (bgsu.edu)
  • For the integrated field of study intended to promote civic competence, see Social studies . (wikipedia.org)
  • Social science is the branch of science devoted to the study of societies and the relationships among individuals within those societies. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Social Sciences comprise those disciplines that are concerned with the study of human behaviour and the societies we form. (oxfordreference.com)
  • The behavioral and social sciences incorporate a number of disciplines, and each brings a variety of theoretical perspectives and methodologic approaches to its particular areas of study. (cdc.gov)
  • Development and testing of new interventions that are behaviorally and socially based or that include behavioral and social components have been active areas of study at CDC, especially with regard to the acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) epidemic. (cdc.gov)
  • Why Study the Social Sciences? (plu.edu)
  • While teaching online from her home in Minneapolis this semester, August will also serve as the assistant director of SJSU's Institute for the Study of Sport, Society, and Social Change. (sjsu.edu)
  • Students who earn a Bachelor of Science degree in human services study science courses including anatomy, physiology, microbiology, nutrition and more. (waynesburg.edu)
  • The study is funded by the National Science Foundation ($300,000). (clemson.edu)
  • Results from this study will be used to develop trainings for social service providers who work in the Louisville community and create a Parent Power Resources Guide for Black parents in Louisville. (clemson.edu)
  • Find out more about our master's courses from the Department of Social & Policy Science, and what it's like to study as an international student at Bath. (bath.ac.uk)
  • At Yale, the Jackson Institute for Global Affairs applies diverse social sciences to the study of international issues and offers a new major. (nytimes.com)
  • UNESCO/ISSC, Paris Research and Study Grant Award in Social & Human Sciences, 1988. (du.ac.in)
  • Study research on the origins and forms of crime, its consequences, and social and governmental reactions to crime. (sfu.ca)
  • Social Inequality - Focused on how rising economic inequality is related to social, political, and economic institutions in the U.S., and the extent to which increased inequality has affected equality of opportunity, social mobility, and the intergenerational transmission of advantage. (constantcontact.com)
  • Starting with Du Bois's 1935 text, Black Reconstruction, this course will trace the foundations of how racial inequality is tied to economic and social inequities. (umass.edu)
  • He researches inequality and social policy with his research group in the Faculty of Social Sciences and the SOCIUM Research Center. (uni-bremen.de)
  • A series of authored and edited monographs that utilize quantitative and computational methods to model, analyze and interpret large-scale social phenomena. (springer.com)
  • When students learn about social phenomena, why don't they go to the lab to examine them - how markets reach equilibrium, how people cooperate, how social ties are formed? (nytimes.com)
  • Framing involves social construction of a social phenomenon - by mass media sources, political or social movements, political leaders, or other actors and organizations. (wikipedia.org)
  • Specific organizations and institutions, and ultimately the economy as a whole, need to be understood as parts of larger, historically derived, institutional, or social structures. (britannica.com)
  • In a letter to the Office of Management and Budget , the American Anthropological Association said that organizations like the National Science Foundation have 'decades of experience' managing peer-review grant proposals. (wired.com)
  • The Social Sciences Major is a multidisciplinary program which aims to provide students with a broad understanding and appreciation of the social sciences. (csusm.edu)
  • By following a major in which a number of social sciences disciplines are studied, students will learn the varied approaches and methodologies of these fields, as well as the interrelatedness of the social sciences disciplines. (csusm.edu)
  • Secondary Fields are chosen from these seven disciplines and other fields in the social sciences Students interested in the Social Sciences major are encouraged to discuss their education and career objectives with the Program Director. (csusm.edu)
  • There are some 30 active doctoral students in social work. (uta.fi)
  • If you are an admitted student looking to connect with someone from the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences, please visit the SBS admitted students page . (umass.edu)
  • Faculty and students work collaboratively within and across diverse disciplines to seek, build and apply empirically driven knowledge about human, social and institutional interaction. (plu.edu)
  • Through classroom learning and applied settings such as supervised internships and mentored research projects, students in the social sciences acquire an understanding of society while developing the analytical tools with which to provide solutions to a diverse range of social problems. (plu.edu)
  • The Faculty of Social Sciences ' Employment and Entrepreneurship Forum of the Universitat de València is a meeting place for our Undergraduate and Master's Degree students, and the companies and institutions interested in knowing future professionals in the field of Social Sciences. (uv.es)
  • The Social Science/Humanities Scholarship is available to students at De Anza College. (fastweb.com)
  • The Department of Social Sciences is based in Creative Edge, a state-of-the-art £17m building offering highly contemporary facilities for Social Sciences students. (edgehill.ac.uk)
  • In the social sciences, students frequently enter politics or government agencies or go on to graduate and professional schools. (bgsu.edu)
  • New social science departments could also help to better train students by engaging in new types of pedagogy. (nytimes.com)
  • This concentration is offered for students interested in teaching social science in the middle and secondary schools (grades 5-12). (csbsju.edu)
  • Students planning to complete the program for social science/secondary education should consult with the Social Science Education Advisor as soon as possible. (csbsju.edu)
  • Provides training and hosts events for doctoral students in social sciences as well as offering other postgraduate opportunities. (york.ac.uk)
  • But our Bachelor of Social Science taps your whole potential and unlocks both kinds of smarts, so you can really help shape the future. (edu.au)
  • RMIT's social science undergraduate, postgraduate and short courses cater for those at all career levels, from pre-service all the way up to career professionals. (edu.au)
  • The term " social research " has also acquired a degree of autonomy as practitioners from various disciplines share in its aims and methods. (wikipedia.org)
  • Social science is a major category of academic disciplines , concerned with society and the relationships among individuals within a society. (wikipedia.org)
  • A more detailed list of sub-disciplines within the social sciences can be found at Outline of social science . (wikipedia.org)
  • Oxford Reference provides over 175,000 concise definitions and in-depth, specialist encyclopedic entries on all of the diverse disciplines that fall under the umbrella of the social sciences. (oxfordreference.com)
  • Identify basic theories, concepts, and models from a range of social and behavioral disciplines that are used in public health research and practice. (cdc.gov)
  • The application of the behavioral and social science disciplines to public health attests to the success of the working group. (cdc.gov)
  • This program supports digitally based research projects in all disciplines of the humanities and related social sciences. (constantcontact.com)
  • The social science curriculum includes course work in a variety of disciplines. (csbsju.edu)
  • Palgrave Social Science is known for championing pioneering research in new or under-represented areas and publishing books and book series that come to define their research fields, both in traditional academic publishing models and through OA, and our Social Science Matters campaign is just one of the ways in which we show our commitment and passion for this lively, diverse and vital set of disciplines. (palgrave.com)
  • RG1 is placed in the Research Group on Care Policy ( CARPO ) of the Department of Social Sciences and Philosophy of the University of Jyväskylä. (jyu.fi)
  • RG2 is placed at the Faculty of Social Sciences and Gerontology Research Center (GEREC), University of Tampere. (jyu.fi)
  • RG4 is hosted by the Department of Social Sciences and Philosophy, the University of Jyväskylä. (jyu.fi)
  • In the midst of comparisons tying current University President Richard Levin to his successor, Provost Peter Salovey, one particular strand of continuity deserves our attention: each man earned his doctorate in a social science. (yaledailynews.com)
  • Welcome to the College of Social and Applied Human Sciences (CSAHS), which traces its origins and traditions to the establishment of the Macdonald Institute, one of the University of Guelph's three founding colleges. (uoguelph.ca)
  • Our virtual open day pages offer the chance to discover everything that Edge Hill University has to offer and find out more about any subjects of interest, including social sciences, through a series of online activities. (edgehill.ac.uk)
  • Social Sciences at Waynesburg University provide you with the knowledge and the hands-on experience to prepare you for a promising vocational field. (waynesburg.edu)
  • The College of Social and Behavioral Sciences at Northwest University educates individuals to serve within the mental health and human services professions both locally and internationally. (idealist.org)
  • Do you work for Northwest University - College of Social and Behavioral Sciences? (idealist.org)
  • University and research libraries worldwide, especially those with collections in the social sciences. (elsevier.com)
  • But it's not just a social-science issue - it's also common in the biomedical sciences," says Hal Pashler, a psychologist at the University of California, San Diego, in La Jolla. (scientificamerican.com)
  • The Faculty of Social Sciences at the University of Bradford is recognised internationally for its research and teaching across the social sciences. (brad.ac.uk)
  • The College of Saint Benedict and Saint John's University offer a Teaching Major for Grades 5-12 in Social Science. (csbsju.edu)
  • His scholarship focuses on understanding the cultural and political dimensions of environmental change, environmental social movements, and sustainability discourse, mostly in Latin American research settings. (oxfordreference.com)
  • Since the 19th century we have been publishing not only across the core social sciences but also ensuring we are at the cutting edge of new or evolving subject areas such as sustainability, gender and queer studies or social implications of neuroscience and AI. (palgrave.com)
  • The 'Nifty Fifty (times 4)', a program of Science Spark, presented by InfoComm International, are a group of 200 noted science and engineering professionals who will fan out across the Washington, D.C. area in the 2014-2015 school year to speak about their work and careers at various middle and high schools. (scienceblogs.com)
  • If you're fascinated by human behaviour but don't want to be a psychologist, or are intrigued by science and how things work, but aren't interested in lab work, a career in social science could be for you. (edu.au)
  • For analyses on health, functioning and care it continues the work done in long-term projects TamELSA, Vitality 90+ and COCTEL, and also the project Social Inequalities in Aging (SIA), funded by the NordForsk. (jyu.fi)
  • Such critiques are compounded by the perceptions of several social science classes as "guts," requiring no originality and not even that much work. (yaledailynews.com)
  • By promoting its impact to the media, the public, and to policymakers, SAGE will continue to work with our partners to ensure that the value of social science and humanities research is recognized globally for years to come. (sagepub.com)
  • Instead, they want the work handed over to the National Science Foundation, an organization that, the academic group contends, would be better able to manage peer-reviewed research. (wired.com)
  • The School of Global Studies is designed to equip people from a wide variety of professions to work for social change and justice across cultural boundaries. (idealist.org)
  • BGSU offers a wide variety of career options within the human services industries, including gerontology, health care administration, social work and human development and family studies. (bgsu.edu)
  • Join a uniquely human field and discover fulfilling career options in politics and policy, languages, social and community work, and more. (edu.au)
  • Social science spans multiple fields, and gives you the opportunity to work with youths, provide psychological services, act as a translator, and so much more. (edu.au)
  • Rebecca Paterson studied a Master of Social Work at RMIT. (edu.au)
  • Rebecca Paterson [Master of Social Work]: Justice to me means people who are unable to speak for themselves are allowed or given a voice, and that things get changed. (edu.au)
  • It's built around a tailored employability framework, so you'll have the tools and experience to start building a successful and meaningful social science career, well before you graduate. (edu.au)
  • As a graduate, your expertise will be sought in many different settings, from the public service to community agencies, advocacy and lobbying organisations, social activism and international aid organisations. (edu.au)
  • TWENTY-FIVE years ago, when I was a graduate student, there were departments of natural science that no longer exist today. (nytimes.com)
  • We offer professional support from the York Graduate Research School and training opportunities with the White Rose Doctoral Training Partnership, a collaboration between multiple universities funded by the Economic and Social Research Council. (york.ac.uk)
  • The development of social science subfields became very quantitative in methodology . (wikipedia.org)
  • Mathematics and Computer Sciences Applications(P. Bonacich). (elsevier.com)
  • We are delighted to be part of the Wales Doctoral Training Partnership (Wales DTP), funded by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC). (cardiff.ac.uk)
  • Embeddedness , in social science , the dependence of a phenomenon-be it a sphere of activity such as the economy or the market, a set of relationships, an organization, or an individual-on its environment , which may be defined alternatively in institutional, social, cognitive , or cultural terms. (britannica.com)
  • Industries with the highest published employment and wages for Social Science Research Assistants are provided. (bls.gov)
  • For a list of all industries with employment in Social Science Research Assistants, see the Create Customized Tables function. (bls.gov)
  • Welcome to The GED Social Studies WebSite! (google.com)
  • Social Sciences at Edge Hill combines a supportive atmosphere with cutting-edge modules like Critical Autism Studies or Young People and Social Media. (edgehill.ac.uk)
  • Science and Technology Studies (M. Lynch). (elsevier.com)
  • One option is to log all social-science studies in a registry that tracks their outcome - a model that is already used to help ensure that null results from drug trials see the light of day. (scientificamerican.com)
  • This incisive book provides a critical history and analysis of community organizing, the tradition of bringing groups together to build power and forge grassroots leadership for social, economic, racial, and environmental justice. (wiley.com)
  • Such research can guide how we address economic, cultural, social, environmental and technological issues. (uoguelph.ca)
  • Our interests span the globe, as we seek to understand the social, political, economic, cultural and environmental processes that have shaped the world over time. (ucl.ac.uk)
  • Environmental and Ecological Sciences (M. Fischer-Kowalski, H. Rau, K. Zimmerer). (elsevier.com)
  • Titles within the series contain methods and practices that test and develop theories of complex social processes through bottom-up modeling of social interactions. (springer.com)
  • Another route undertaken was initiated by Émile Durkheim , studying "social facts", and Vilfredo Pareto , opening metatheoretical ideas and individual theories. (wikipedia.org)
  • Modern sociological social theories are Uwe Schimank's the speciality. (uni-bremen.de)
  • But while the makeup of the student body - and the person in Woodbridge Hall - signals an increased recognition of the role of social sciences in modern life, a large segment of the Yale community denigrates them as an academically inferior, largely contrived field of scholarship. (yaledailynews.com)
  • Computational Social Sciences is explicitly transdisciplinary: quantitative methods from fields such as dynamical systems, artificial intelligence, network theory, agent-based modeling, and statistical mechanics are invoked and combined with state-of-the-art mining and analysis of large data sets to help us understand social agents, their interactions on and offline, and the effect of these interactions at the macro level. (springer.com)
  • Social sciences can be easily ridiculed as reducing human interactions to simplified, quantitative models even as they fail to fulfill their predictive promises. (yaledailynews.com)
  • 2:1 degree or equivalent in social science, data science, statistics or a quantitative field. (lse.ac.uk)
  • Upper second class honours (2:1) degree or equivalent in social science, data science, statistics or a quantitative field. (lse.ac.uk)
  • For the social-political-economic theory first pioneered by Karl Marx, see Scientific socialism . (wikipedia.org)
  • UK social , economic & population statistics at national/local level. (bath.ac.uk)
  • UNSD Statistical Databases provide mostly free social and economic data. (bath.ac.uk)
  • The Russell Sage Foundation's Visiting Scholars Program provides a unique opportunity for select scholars in the social, economic and behavioral sciences to pursue their research and writing while in residence at the Foundation's New York headquarters. (constantcontact.com)
  • Research carried out by Visiting Scholars constitutes an important part of the Foundation's ongoing effort to analyze and understand the complex and shifting nature of social and economic life in the United States. (constantcontact.com)
  • The FCD Young Scholars Program (YSP) supports policy and practice-relevant research that is focused on the early learning and development needs of the nation's children who are growing up under conditions of economic insecurity and social exclusion. (constantcontact.com)
  • Cultural Contact - The program in Cultural Contact is focused on research that examines the effects of cultural difference on the ways in which different groups in the population understand and interact with one another, and with particular attention to the response of economic, social, and political institutions in the US to increasing diversity. (constantcontact.com)
  • Immigration - The program in Immigration focuses on research that examines social, economic, political, and community changes in the context of contemporary immigration and the role of race, nativity and legal status on the prospects for integration of immigrants and their children. (constantcontact.com)
  • These events shall include not only the contributions made by individual African-Americans in government and in the arts, humanities and sciences to the economic, cultural and political development of the United States and Africa, but also the socio-economic struggle which African-Americans experienced collectively in striving to achieve fair and equal treatment under the laws of this nation. (isbe.net)
  • Most prominently, the economic historian Karl Polanyi argued that the functioning of an economy could not be understood disassociated from the social world in which it was embedded. (britannica.com)
  • Polanyi argued that because individuals were always primarily social beings, rather than economic ones, embeddedness is a necessary and basic condition of the economy. (britannica.com)
  • Our mission is to provide a research informed education environment that embraces a commitment to excellence in teaching and an applied contribution to social and economic issues at local, regional, national and global levels. (brad.ac.uk)
  • By noting that former samurai from the defeated pro-Shogunate camp were overrepresented among the Western musicians of the first generation, the author points out the significance of the social and cultural factors: The ex-warriors who were alienated in the Meiji regime sought compensation for their social and economic deprivation in the newly introduced music. (osaka-u.ac.jp)
  • In the social sciences, framing comprises a set of concepts and theoretical perspectives on how individuals, groups, and societies organize, perceive, and communicate about reality. (wikipedia.org)
  • To make new collaborations happen in order to take up on more challenges, but also allow the general public to fully understand why social science research as it is conducted at UCLouvain is essential for our societies. (uclouvain.be)
  • Research and advancements in the social sciences and humanities is vital for expanding our understanding and knowledge of individuals, groups, societies and the world. (uoguelph.ca)
  • As a human services major with an option in education, you will complete required courses in early childhood development, atypical development, teaching as a profession, American national government, societies, social problems and exceptional individuals. (waynesburg.edu)
  • On-the-ground activists, people marching in the streets, sit-ins, occupations, have all shaped movements for social change, but so too have scholars like Du Bois. (umass.edu)
  • The FHBI provides seed grants to support transformative research in the social and behavioral sciences. (constantcontact.com)
  • Examining scientific creativity through the lens of artistic practice may allow identification of a path towards an institutional environment that explicitly values and promotes transformative creativity in science. (nature.com)
  • and media, communication and social change. (edu.au)
  • What are Russia's goals with disinformation on social media? (brandeis.edu)
  • Over the last decade, the growth of social media has gone hand in hand with the increasing use of those platforms for the coordinated dissemination of disinformation. (brandeis.edu)
  • @EPolcha ( @english_nu ) has consistently created inclusive classroom environments while emphasizing social justice & media literacy. (northeastern.edu)
  • You will find our newsletter, links to our blog and social media accounts, as well as researcher profiles and links to the constituent schools in the Faculty. (ul.ie)
  • Live Science is part of Future US Inc, an international media group and leading digital publisher. (livescience.com)
  • A superb comprehensive reading of the social, intellectual, and political history of community organizing in the U.S. The clear and engaging account of the central guiding ideas from Alinsky to Ganz, plus outlining possibilities for the future, makes for very worthwhile and enjoyable reading. (wiley.com)
  • Although the history of CDC spans 60 years, only during the last 2 decades of the 20th century did the agency come to recognize and better understand the importance of the behavioral and social sciences to its overall mission. (cdc.gov)
  • History of the Social and Behavioral Sciences (C. Fleck). (elsevier.com)
  • According to the Inside Higher Ed , a senior Pentagon official said the department is looking at arrangements that could include cooperation with the National Science Foundation. (wired.com)
  • The Education Department will take responsibility for assessing student performance for the Social Science Teaching Major for Grades 5-12. (csbsju.edu)
  • This volume presents theoretical developments, applications and computational methods for the analysis and modeling in behavioral and social sciences where data are usually complex to explore and investigate. (barnesandnoble.com)
  • The social sciences explore the relationship between individuals and society, from friends and family to global networks. (isbe.net)
  • We will explore how workers have alienated and disenfranchised, and degradation, the stigmatization of black men as criminals, and have instances of anti-black racism have supported a capitalist agenda that relies on and perpetuates, social inequalities. (umass.edu)
  • This project seeks to explore the experiences Black parents have with social service providers, including pediatricians, teachers, social workers, and mental health professionals. (clemson.edu)
  • Analysis of processes of social change, cultural development and cultural persistence using social science perspectives. (csudh.edu)
  • Analysis of cultural diversity and the processes of cultural interaction, inter-ethnic relations and social integration on the community, national and international levels. (csudh.edu)
  • A group of anthropologists is trying to prevent the Pentagon from funding an ambitious social science project. (wired.com)
  • If you are interested in engaging with the Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Science as a postdoctoral researcher or visiting researcher, please contact the member of faculty that you are interested in working with directly, or contact the Faculty office directly. (ul.ie)
  • Comte also referred to the field as social physics . (wikipedia.org)
  • But to a frighteningly large number of people the existence and nature of social science is a matter of dispute, or this branch of science simply is being ignored. (springer.com)
  • Alternatively, this branch of science can be used to improve the lives of people generally. (springer.com)
  • The ten human and social sciences research institutes of UCLouvain are presented into details into individual brochures, acting as their ID projecting their own interests, networks, major projects and interactions with society. (uclouvain.be)
  • Your desire to help people solve problems and live more satisfying lives has a place here at BGSU where our programs in social sciences, human services and program management lead to successful public service careers. (bgsu.edu)
  • For example, a better understanding of the structure and function of human social networks is helping us understand which individuals within social systems have an outsize impact when it comes to the spread of germs or the spread of ideas. (nytimes.com)
  • [3] The social sciences developed from the sciences ( experimental and applied ), or the systematic knowledge-bases or prescriptive practices, relating to the social improvement of a group of interacting entities . (wikipedia.org)
  • The Data Management Plan should articulate how the proposed research will engage with best practices of open science. (nsf.gov)
  • Our daily routines have been cancelled, our working practices radically transformed, our face-to-face social connections ruptured. (ucl.ac.uk)
  • The College of Behavioral, Social and Health Sciences provides a rich framework for the REYSE Collaboratory to address some of society's most pressing issues while simultaneously encouraging civic-minded discourse and the creation of wide-ranging policies and practices that can improve racial/ethnic youth's lives. (clemson.edu)
  • In, Maller C. andStrengers, Y. (Eds) Social Practices and Dynamic Non-Humans: Nature, Materials and Technologies. (edgehill.ac.uk)