Social sciences

Social Sciences - Jul 19
The more strongly someone agrees with the ideas of revolutionary left-wing groups, the more likely they are to sympathise with violent extremism, finds a first of-its-kind study. The new report , by academics at the University of Bristol, Goldsmiths and King's College London, used an innovative survey to measure sympathy for violent extremism and alignment with values similar to those promoted by revolutionary left-wing groups.
Health - Social Sciences - Jul 8
Health - Social Sciences

A programme to support and encourage more clinical staff to undertake research is entering its tenth year with twelve new fellows.

Health - Social Sciences - Jun 28

Gail Davey, Professor of Global Health Epidemiology at Brighton and Sussex Medical School (BSMS), and Melanie Newport, Professor of Infectious Diseases and Global Health at BSMS, have discussed their efforts to eliminate podoconiosis (podo), the little known but devastating, neglected tropical disease, in a new podcast.

Social Sciences - Environment - Jun 26

Academics from Cardiff University are visiting Somaliland to develop research collaborations on some of the country's most pressing issues. The Cardiff-Somaliland Working Group was set up to forge closer links between members of the Somaliland community in the city, academic staff and the Government of Somaliland.

Health - Social Sciences - Jul 1

Some young adults who were bullied as a child could have a greater risk of ongoing depression due to a mix of genetic and environmental factors according to a new study from the University of Bristol.

Social Sciences - Politics - Jun 27

A unique new project led by the University of Bristol has received a 960,000 boost to improve integration across Bristol by exploring how its citizens and communities share spaces and move around the city.

Social Sciences - Jun 25

A report aiming to improve safeguarding in international development research has been produced by Sussex academics after they were commissioned by the UK Collaborative on Development Research (UKCDR).


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Social Sciences - 03.07
Assistant Professor University of Nottingham