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Social science approaches to infodemiology: understanding the social, political, and economic context of information.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Global health promotion [Glob Health Promot] 2022 Sep; Vol. 29 (3), pp. 140-144. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Mar 11.

Abstract: Embedded within the COVID-19 pandemic is the spread of a new pandemic of information - some accurate, some not - that can challenge the public health response. This has been termed an 'infodemic' and infodemic management is now a major feature of the W...

Notes on the history of SocialScienceResearch: In celebration of its 50 th anniversary.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Social science research [Soc Sci Res] 2022 Nov; Vol. 108, pp. 102780. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Oct 26.

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Abstract: This paper reports a first look at the founding of Social Science Research, providing a few key signposts but keenly aware that a full history must await recovery of many additional documentary materials. The journal was founded by James S. Coleman and...

Environmental Malthusianism and demography.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Social studies of science [Soc Stud Sci] 2022 Aug; Vol. 52 (4), pp. 536-560. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Jun 23.

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Abstract: As anthropogenic climate change threatens human existence on Earth, historians have begun to explore the scientific antecedents of environmental Malthusianism, the idea that human population growth is a major driver of ecosystem degradation and that en...

A Community of Practice Approach to Improving Gender Equality in Research

A Community of Practice Approach to Improving Gender Equality in Research

Publication Type: eBook

Abstract: Bringing together the latest research among various communities of practice (disciplinary and place based as well as thematically organised), this volume reflects upon the knowledge, experience and practice gained through taking a unique community of p...

Minimalismus - Ein Reader

Minimalismus - Ein Reader

Publication Type: eBook

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Abstract: Minimalismus prägt den Alltag von immer mehr Menschen. Für jüngere Generationen erscheint Minimalismus als neues Phänomen, das - häufig vermischt mit einer ökologischen Lebensweise - die Kultur in Deutschland verändert. Dass diese Diskussion über Wohls...

Evidence Based Social Science in China Paper 4 : The quality of social science systematic reviews and meta-analysis published from 2000-2019.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of clinical epidemiology [J Clin Epidemiol] 2022 Jan; Vol. 141, pp. 132-140. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Oct 16.

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Abstract: Objectives: To examine the characteristics, methodological and reporting quality of systematic reviews and meta-analyses in social science journals in China.Study Design and Setting: The Chinese Social Sciences Citation Index (CSSCI) databases were sea...

Transforming Subjectivities : Studies in Human Malleability in Contemporary Times

Transforming Subjectivities : Studies in Human Malleability in Contemporary Times

Publication Type: eBook

Abstract: This volume examines the transformation of subjectivities following contemporary societal trends with regulatory and administrative authorities targeting human subjectivity with the aim to transform it. It addresses the malleability of human subjectivi...

Virtual Reality Methods : A Guide for Researchers in the Social Sciences and Humanities

Virtual Reality Methods : A Guide for Researchers in the Social Sciences and Humanities

Publication Type: eBook

Abstract: EPUB and EPDF available Open Access under CC-BY-NC-ND licence. Since the mid-2010s, virtual reality (VR) technology has advanced rapidly. This book explores the many opportunities that VR can offer for humanities and social sciences researchers. The bo...

Verdrängter Antisemitismus : Eine empirisch fundierte Entwicklung des Begriffs der Abwehr als soziale Handlung

Verdrängter Antisemitismus : Eine empirisch fundierte Entwicklung des Begriffs der Abwehr als soziale Handlung

Publication Type: eBook

Abstract: Nicht nur die Existenz von vergangenem, sondern auch von gegenwärtigem Antisemitismus wird oftmals verdrängt. Und hierbei handelt es sich nicht allein um ein psychisches, sondern auch um ein soziales Geschehen. Welche Funktionen erfüllen aber soziale V...

Invective Gaze - Das digitale Bild und die Kultur der Beschämung

Invective Gaze - Das digitale Bild und die Kultur der Beschämung

Publication Type: eBook

Abstract: Der schaulüsterne Blick: Bilder adressieren affektive Register, fördern somit voyeuristische Tendenzen wie Glotzen, Gaffen und den Drang, sich oder andere im Bild zu exponieren. Digitale Medien ermöglichen direkte Beteiligung und Bewertung, wodurch sic...

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