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Social Sciences - Careers / Employment - 22.06.2018
Nottingham expert wins award for revealing true number of modern slaves
An expert from the Rights Lab at the University of Nottingham, who applied a new technique for estimating the real extent of modern slavery, has been recognised with a prestigious award.

Law / Forensics - Social Sciences - 21.06.2018

Social Sciences - Administration / Government - 21.06.2018
Mayor of London adopts Cardiff Model
The Cardiff Model to tackle violence is now being used across London's 29 Accident and Emergency Departments, the Mayor of London has confirmed.

Social Sciences - Administration / Government - 21.06.2018

Social Sciences - 21.06.2018
Scotland Will Struggle to Compete for Migrant Workers
‌ New research conducted by the universities of Edinburgh and Glasgow suggests that a post-Brexit Scotland is likely to find itself losing out on much-needed low-skilled migrant labour from the E

Law / Forensics - Social Sciences - 15.06.2018

Social Sciences - Computer Science / Telecom - 14.06.2018
Fake Facebook account reveals how we fall for fake news
A fictitious Facebook account set up by a team of researchers at the University of Nottingham to mirror the sort of news feed users might encounter on their own Facebook pages has highlighted the diff

Social Sciences - Life Sciences - 08.06.2018

Social Sciences - Politics - 05.06.2018
Report sheds light on prison system in Wales
Cardiff University's Wales Governance Centre has today (Tuesday 5 June) published 'Imprisonment in Wales: A Factfile', a set of Wales-specific data examining the prison system.

Social Sciences - Literature / Linguistics - 31.05.2018
Tate Modern’s Tate Exchange: Warwick academics question Truth, Justice and History through public art engagement
The University of Warwick is a Tate Exchange Associate Researchers from the University of Warwick are exploring their research findings through artistic practice with the public at Tate Modern's Tate Exchange programme next month (June 12-17).

Careers / Employment - Social Sciences - 29.05.2018

Social Sciences - Medicine / Pharmacology - 29.05.2018
Ground-breaking research to examine suicide risk in men
Suicide is the leading cause of death in young and middle-aged men in most Western countries including the UK.

Physics / Materials Science - Social Sciences - 23.05.2018

Social Sciences - History / Archeology - 23.05.2018
UCL Press hits one million book downloads milestone
UCL Press hits one million book downloads milestone
UCL Press, the UK's first fully Open Access University Press, has announced that one million copies of its books have been downloaded around the world.

Social Sciences - Religions - 08.05.2018
"Misleading Fantasy" that Scotland has no problem with racism
The belief that Scotland is immune to racism and ‘culturally different' to England is a ‘misleading fantasy', MSPs on the Cross-Party Group on Tackling Islamophobia will be told.

Sport Sciences - Social Sciences - 03.05.2018
Be a sport: From volleyball beginner to cup winner
Be a sport: From volleyball beginner to cup winner
Be a sport: From volleyball beginner to cup winner Life at university is all about new experiences and taking up opportunities for the first time.

Sport Sciences - Social Sciences - 02.05.2018
Be a sport: From rugby rookie to cup winner
Be a sport: From rugby rookie to cup winner
Be a sport: From rugby rookie to cup winner Life at university is all about new experiences and taking up opportunities for the first time.

Social Sciences - 30.04.2018
Daily photography improves wellbeing
Daily photography improves wellbeing
Taking a photo each day and posting it online has complex benefits say researchers who say it supports improved wellbeing.

Social Sciences - 25.04.2018
Serious violence figures for 2017
Despite the recent spate of knife violence and homicide in London, the national picture of serious violence for 2017 remains largely the same as the previous year, according to a national report published by Cardiff University. The study, which examines data by age and sex, is produced from a scientific sample of 94 emergency departments (EDs), minor injury units and walk-in centres in England and Wales.

Social Sciences - Careers / Employment - 19.04.2018

Administration / Government - Social Sciences - 18.04.2018

Administration / Government - Social Sciences - 18.04.2018
CREST to receive further £2.88m in funding
CREST to receive further £2.88m in funding
The Centre for Research and Evidence on Security Threats (CREST) has been awarded £2.88m, in a grant administered by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC), to continue existing and d

Social Sciences - Law / Forensics - 17.04.2018

Social Sciences - Business / Economics - 11.04.2018

Innovation / Technology - Social Sciences - 10.04.2018

Social Sciences - Law / Forensics - 10.04.2018
World-leading expert in slavery perpetrators joins Nottingham
PA 58/18 The Rights Lab at the University of Nottingham has welcomed a world-leading expert on modern slavery perpetrators as its latest recruit.

Business / Economics - Social Sciences - 05.04.2018
University of Sussex worth £343 million to regional economy
University of Sussex worth £343 million to regional economy
University of Sussex worth ¬£343 million to regional economy The University of Sussex adds £343 million a year to the economies of Brighton & Hove, East Sussex and West Sussex, says a new independent report.

Social Sciences - Administration / Government - 16.03.2018

Social Sciences - History / Archeology - 15.03.2018

Law / Forensics - Social Sciences - 12.03.2018

Social Sciences - 09.03.2018
Latest analysis of in-work poverty
One quarter of people living in workless households continue to live in poverty even if they gain a worker, according to analysis by Cardiff University academics.

Social Sciences - Chemistry - 08.03.2018
UCL celebrates exceptional women with 'Female Firsts' art project
UCL celebrates exceptional women with ’Female Firsts’ art project
Britain's first female doctor, the first female President of the Royal College of Surgeons and the first black woman to play for England Women's cricket team are among 12 exceptional women to be celebrated in a new UCL art project called 'Female Firsts'.

Social Sciences - 08.03.2018

Social Sciences - 08.03.2018

Social Sciences - 06.03.2018

Academic Rankings - Social Sciences - 28.02.2018

Social Sciences - Administration / Government - 27.02.2018
Behind this wall - seclusion is not the answer
Behind this wall - seclusion is not the answer
Placing women with learning disabilities in ‘seclusion' to control their behaviour while they are incarcerated in secure inpatient units, is counter-therapeutic says new research from Lancaster University. ‘Behind This Wall - experiences of seclusion on locked wards for women' published this month in the Scandinavian Journal of Disability Research strongly recommends other options should be explored.

Social Sciences - Art and Design - 23.02.2018

Social Sciences - Medicine / Pharmacology - 19.02.2018

Social Sciences - Psychology - 16.02.2018
Better tools needed to diagnose depression in people with autism
Autistic adults are not being effectively diagnosed with depression due to a lack of asessment tools, a new study has found.

Innovation / Technology - Social Sciences - 06.02.2018

Administration / Government - Social Sciences - 06.02.2018

Social Sciences - Medicine / Pharmacology - 06.02.2018
How people's social encounters influence the growth of epidemics
How people’s social encounters influence the growth of epidemics
The first ever long-term study of patterns of social contact in Hong Kong will improve our knowledge of the growth of epidemics say researchers.

Social Sciences - Pedagogy / Education Science - 05.02.2018
Premature babies make fewer friends – but not for long
Premature babies make fewer friends and spend less time socialising in early childhood - but this improves when they get to school - according to new University of Warwick research At the age of 6, very preterm children reported 4 friends, compared with children born full-term who had 5 friends Very preterm children see their friends 15% less than those born full-term Interventions should be available to encourage social interaction skills in pr

Social Sciences - Politics - 31.01.2018

Art and Design - Social Sciences - 25.01.2018
UCL turns clock back to Jane Fonda's Barbarella as part of research celebration of 1960s films
UCL turns clock back to Jane Fonda’s Barbarella as part of research celebration of 1960s films
The clock was turned back to 1968† at a London cinema this week as part of the culmination of a three-year project by UCL academics to record, analyse, archive† and publicise the memories of almost a thousand people across the UK about what it was like to go to the cinema in the 1960s.
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