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Dr Shashi Tharoor - Looking Back at the British Raj in India

Dr Shashi Tharoor - Looking Back at the British Raj in India

From  Lesley Middlemass on April 9th, 2019 1 likes 29 plays 0  

MSc Social Justice and Community Action alumni Alanna shares her favourite moments

At her graduation in November, Alanna Barrett shares what she enjoyed most about the MSc Social Justice and Community Action and how the degree is influencing her career in the film industry. The…

From  Aiko Greig on March 20th, 2019 0 likes 74 plays 0  

Social Media analysis of Brext - Dr Clare Llewellyn - Data Controversies 2019

Dr Clare Llewellyn, #Brexit: Analysing the Social Media Conversation on the UK-EU ReferendumIn this talk I will focus on an analysis of the Twitter conversation on the UK-EU referendum (Brexit).…

From  James Stewart on March 16th, 2019 0 likes 10 plays 0  

Political microtargeting Dr Isabel Kusche Data Controversies 2019

Dr Isabel Kusche, Microtargeting and the relationship between politicians and votersThe Facebook/Cambridge Analytica scandal has introduced a larger public to the possibilities of targeted…

From  James Stewart on March 16th, 2019 0 likes 11 plays 0  

Machine Behaviouralism Dr Jeremy Knox Data Controversies 2019

Dr Jeremy Knox Machine Behaviourism: 21st century ‘learning’ across humans and machines Data Controversies 2019 The idea of “learning” is changing in the data society:…

From  James Stewart on March 13th, 2019 0 likes 19 plays 0  

MSc Social Justice and Community Action

Programme Director, Dr Callum McGregor, introduces the online Masters in Social Justice and Community Action, a part-time degree designed to equip you with the knowledge and practical skills to help…

From  Aiko Greig on November 29th, 2018 0 likes 303 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 93 plays 0  

Working the System: A Political Ethnography of the New Angola - Jon Schubert

Centre of African Studies seminar Dr Jon Schubert (University of Geneva) Working the System offers key insights into the politics of the everyday in twenty-first-century dominant party and…

From  Pete Kingsley on January 26th, 2018 0 likes 14 plays 0  

The Referendum in Context

This project was created by the School of Social and Political Science, University of Edinburgh

From  Lucy Kendra on November 20th, 2017 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Well structured political data for the whole world: impossible utopia, or Wikidata at its best? - Lucy Chambers & Tony Bowden (MySociety)

Well structured political data for the whole world: impossible utopia, or Wikidata at its best? - Lucy Chambers & Tony Bowden (MySociety) Recorded by Chaos Computer Club on Saturday 28 October…

From  Ewan McAndrew on November 7th, 2017 0 likes 7 plays 0  

Street Fight: Toponymy and Multiracialism in Urban Post-Apartheid South Africa - Wale Adebanwi

Street Fight: Toponymy and Multiracialism in Urban Post-Apartheid South Africa Professor Wale Adebanwi (University of Oxford) 4th Oct 2017 As South Africans continue to struggle with the legacies…

From  Pete Kingsley on October 5th, 2017 0 likes 45 plays 0  

The UK's 2015 General Election - In conversation with Prof. Ailsa Henderson

This project was created by the School of Social and Political Science, University of Edinburgh.

From  Lucy Kendra on August 3rd, 2017 0 likes 10 plays

The UK's 2015 General Election - Reaction from Prof. Ailsa Henderson

This project was created by the School of Social and Political Science, University of Edinburgh.

From  Lucy Kendra on August 3rd, 2017 0 likes 13 plays