Social Sciences and Psychology - Social Sciences

Health - Mar 27
A new research paper examining the 2014-15 Ebola outbreak in Africa could hold crucial insights for policymakers grappling with the novel coronavirus pandemic — namely, the importance of public engagement and trust during health crises.
Health - Mar 26

Dr Adam Cooper (UCL STEaPP) argues that the current response to Covid-19 coronavirus would be improved if the expertise of engineers was better utilised. The coronavirus outbreak has shone a bright light on the use of experts and scientific advice.

Social Sciences - Mar 23

Bullying can make life miserable in the short term for teens, but its impact can also linger into young adulthood, says a University of Michigan researcher. Much is known about the negative effects of bullying, ranging from depression to poor performance in school, but a new study indicates that bullied teens can suffer long-term mental health problems that last into early adulthood.

Social Sciences - Mar 20

With the onset of the COVID-19 outbreak, there is a race against the clock to implement science-based measures to protect society's most vulnerable populations. Public engagement with data has never been more urgent, and as EPFL professor Robert West explains, digital humanities research has a key role to play.

Social Sciences - Mar 24

The “impulsive and risk-taking” lifestyles of repeat offenders means they are likely to be at higher risk of catching - and spreading - coronavirus, a leading criminologist suggests. Working with criminologists at Cambridge University, Professor Jonathan Shepherd, a surgeon and Cardiff University criminologist, found clear links between anti-social lifestyles and poor health.

Social Sciences - Mar 23

While intense and frequent concern about crime is rare, a survey of nearly 3000 people from across the state reveals online harassment is the chief source of this kind of angst. New figures have revealed the types of crime many Victorians are most worried about and how social activities - like talking with neighbours or joining a community group - can make people feel significantly safer.

Social Sciences - Mar 18
Social Sciences

Social media platforms, such as Facebook and Twitter, provide people with a lot of information, but it's getting harder and harder to tell what's real and what's not.

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Social Sciences - 04.03
Wissenschaftliche/r Referent/in (m/w/d) bei der Stiftung Grundeinkommen in München Stiftung Grundeinkommen, München
Social Sciences - 27.03
PhD Fellowship in human rights University of Oslo
Social Sciences - 27.03
Postdoctoral Research Assistant Queen Mary University of London
Media - 27.03
Wissenschaftliche/r Mitarbeiter/in (m/w/d) [31324] Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule Aachen
Media - 27.03
Wissenschaftliche/r Mitarbeiter/in (m/w/d) [31323] Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule Aachen
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Editeur (H/F) CNRS, Paris
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