Search for tag: "labor"

Inequity and Inequalities - what COVID-19 reveals about systemic inequity - Expert Coversations 1 - The Helping Hand Foundation and Covid-19 in India

In this video, Mr Askari talks about the situation in India during the pandemic and the focuses of the foundation's work. During the Covid pandemic the Helping Hand Foundation have been…

From  Mate Varadi on November 6th, 2020 0 likes 44 plays 0  

ELRN 2020 Annual Lecture - Prof Ambreena Manji

Professor Ambreena Manji from Cardiff University speaks on 'Searching for Care Labour in African Social History'. This is the Annual Lecture delivered on the 16th of October 2020.

From  Iain Mcgee on October 20th, 2020 0 likes 4 plays 0  

Regulating the Platform Economy in Italy and the UK - Dr Alessio Bertolini (Glasgow, School of Law)

https://www.wiki.ed.ac.uk/display/CIDS/2020+Week+2%3A+Labour+and+workers+rights+in+the+data-driven+e...In the past few years, the platform economy has emerged as one of the most disrupting phenomena…

From  James Stewart on March 31st, 2020 0 likes 10 plays 0  

Emancipating Gig Workers from Algorithmic Control: A Multi-disciplinary Inquiry into Data Rights, Data Flows and Data-based Worker Science - Karen Gregory

Controversies in the Data Society 2020https://www.wiki.ed.ac.uk/display/CIDS/2020+Week+2%3A+Labour+and+workers+rights+in+the+data-driven+e...On-demand labour platforms have been digitally…

From  James Stewart on March 31st, 2020 0 likes 15 plays 0  

M&M Podcast Episode 5: Jeremy Knox: data, justice and impacts on automation

In the fifth episode of the M&M (Michael and Myles) podcast we are joined by Dr Jeremy Knox, the co-director of the Centre for Research in Digital Education (Data Society) and a Lecturer in…

From  Myles Blaney on November 4th, 2019 1 likes 42 plays 0  

AccSoc2 - LV14.2 Valorisation Resistance Mechanisation

Access social sciences lecture video

From  Brian McGrail on April 26th, 2019 0 likes 71 plays 0  

Go Abroad - Benefits of International Opportunities - Thomas Ozers

There's a lot of benefit to taking the opportunity to Go Abroad during your studies.Thomas Ozers tells us all about why taking the chance is good for our ongoing development.

From  Colin McLean on March 28th, 2019 0 likes 77 plays 0  

Adult Returners - Developing Additional Skill Base - Neil Speirs

Dr Neil Speirs discusses the value of getting involved in extra curricular activities for adult returner students. March 2019

From  Colin McLean on March 28th, 2019 0 likes 22 plays 0  

Episode 2 - Climate optimism or fatalism: Teaching climate change in today's university

This podcast complements the University’s Teaching Matters blog, and invites students and staff to engage in topical conversations. The first three episodes accompany the Teaching Matters…

From  Sarah Thomas on March 15th, 2019 0 likes 15 plays 0  

Professor Rowena Arshad OBE Inaugural Lecture - Scotland: The challenge of realising inclusive education when it comes to 'race'

Scotland: The challenge of realising inclusive education when it comes to 'race' Professor Rowena Arshad OBEChair in Multicultural and Anti-Racist Education and Head of The Moray House…

From  Ileana Iacobescu on September 22nd, 2018 0 likes 244 plays 0  

Professor Lindsay Paterson | Scottish Education Policy : why statistics matter

Professor Lindsay Paterson is from the School of Social and Political Science | University Of Edinburgh - He presents research data on large scale historical and contemporary statistical surveys of…

From  Ileana Iacobescu on March 27th, 2018 0 likes 152 plays 0  

Crowdsourced labour

Crowdsourced labour

From  James Stewart on April 17th, 2017 0 likes 8 plays 0  

Economic Democracy Block3 v7

Welcome to Economic Democracy: The Cooperative Alternative, our MOOC about worker-owned and worker-controlled firms. We often hear that political democracy is the best available form of…

From  Nuria Fraile-Diaz on November 9th, 2016 0 likes 13 plays 0  

Economic Democracy Block3 v5

Welcome to Economic Democracy: The Cooperative Alternative, our MOOC about worker-owned and worker-controlled firms. We often hear that political democracy is the best available form of…

From  Nuria Fraile-Diaz on November 9th, 2016 0 likes 18 plays 0