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The "Dravidian model": egalitarianism and healthcare reform.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Indian journal of medical ethics [Indian J Med Ethics] 2023 Jan-Mar; Vol. VIII (1), pp. 42-45.

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Abstract: Throughout the post-independence period, the state of Tamil Nadu has consistently performed better than most other states in several major healthcare indicators, including infant mortality rate and total fertility rate. At the same time, it has receive...

Quality and constructed knowledge: Truth, paradigms, and the state of the science.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Medical education [Med Educ] 2023 Jan; Vol. 57 (1), pp. 23-30. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Jul 25.

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Abstract: Context and Truth: Education is a social science. Social science knowledge is related to its context of origin. The concept of global 'truth' in education is therefore of limited use when truth is tempered by context. The wider applicability of our kno...

Advances in transparency and reproducibility in the social sciences.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Social science research [Soc Sci Res] 2022 Sep; Vol. 107, pp. 102770. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Jul 12.

Abstract: Worries about a "credibility crisis" besieging science have ignited interest in research transparency and reproducibility as ways of restoring trust in published research. For quantitative social science, advances in transparency and reproducibility ca...

Connection is key when there's no planet B: The need to innovate environmental science communication with transdisciplinary approaches.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): The Science of the total environment [Sci Total Environ] 2022 Dec 20; Vol. 853, pp. 158435. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Aug 31.

Abstract: As anthropogenic damage to the environment continues worldwide, effective science communication has never been more important. Despite this there are numerous barriers between traditional science communication (e.g. journal articles to news media) and ...

A discipline-wide investigation of the replicability of Psychology papers over the past two decades.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America [Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A] 2023 Feb 07; Vol. 120 (6), pp. e2208863120. Date of Electronic Publication: 2023 Jan 30.

Abstract: Conjecture about the weak replicability in social sciences has made scholars eager to quantify the scale and scope of replication failure for a discipline. Yet small-scale manual replication methods alone are ill-suited to deal with this big data probl...

Biological embedding vs. embodiment of social experiences: How these two concepts form distinct thought styles around the social production of health inequalities.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Social science & medicine (1982) [Soc Sci Med] 2022 Dec; Vol. 314, pp. 115470. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Oct 21.

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Abstract: Objectives: This article compares research on biological embedding and the embodiment of social experiences, two concepts proposed in the 1990s to introduce a new perspective on the social production of health inequalities. We draw on Ludwig Fleck's co...

Evidence required for ethical social science.

Publication Type: Editorial & Opinion

Source(s): Science (New York, N.Y.) [Science] 2023 Jan 20; Vol. 379 (6629), pp. 247. Date of Electronic Publication: 2023 Jan 19.

The apparent prevalence of outcome variation from hidden "dark methods" is a challenge for social science.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America [Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A] 2022 Dec 27; Vol. 119 (52), pp. e2216020119. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Dec 20.

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Interdisciplinary Cooperation in Technical, Medical, and Social Sciences: A Focus on Creating Accessibility.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International journal of environmental research and public health [Int J Environ Res Public Health] 2022 Dec 12; Vol. 19 (24). Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Dec 12.

Abstract: Accessibility and Universal Design (UD) is an area of professional interest for architects and occupational therapists, but college curricula rarely include both broader and collaborative education in this area. This article presents the experience of ...

The social science of epilepsy: A tribute to Dr. Steven Schachter.

Publication Type: Editorial & Opinion

Source(s): Epilepsy & behavior : E&B [Epilepsy Behav] 2022 Dec; Vol. 137 (Pt B), pp. 108722. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Nov 30.

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Abstract: Competing Interests: Declaration of Competing Interest The authors declare that they have no known competing financial interests or personal relationships that could have appeared to influence the work reported in this paper.

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