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ALT C - The Wicked Findings of a Witchfinder General

'The Wicked Findings of a Witchfinder General' – using linked open data to put accused witches on the map. Emma Carroll – Data and Visualisation Intern Ewan McAndrew –…

From  Stewart Cromar on October 1st, 2019 0 likes 9 plays 0  

OpenRefine Beginners Tutorial - how to process and reconcile datasets by Emma Carroll

A tutorial on using OpenRefine an open source software used to edit spreadsheets and upload data easily to Wikidata. This tutorial will cover the basics of using OpenRefine. Contents include:…

From  Ewan McAndrew on September 13th, 2019 0 likes 3 plays 0  

The Wicked Findings of the Witchfinder General - Putting Scotland's accused witches on the map using linked open data

The Wicked Findings of the Witchfinder General: Using linked open data to put accused witches on the map. Seminar event hosted by the Edinburgh Centre for Data, Culture and Society on 11 September…

From  Ewan McAndrew on September 12th, 2019 0 likes 33 plays 0  

An introduction to MSc Scottish History

This short video gives you an introduction to our MSc Scottish History programme from Dr Angela Bartie

From  Michael O'Reilly on July 25th, 2019 0 likes 13 plays 0  

Professor Ewen Cameron Inaugural Lecture - 'The Political Histories of Modern Scotland'

Professor Ewen A Cameron, Sir William Fraser Professor of Scottish History and Palaeography delivered his inaugural lecture entitled "The Political Histories of Modern Scotland". …

From  Muireann Crowley on April 30th, 2019 0 likes 19 plays

Promoting fairer access to Scottish universities: how can this be achieved?

This is the second annual memorial lecture in honour of the late Professor David Raffe. Professor Vikki Bolover of Durhan University drew on her recent research in Scotland to consider how we can…

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From  Ileana Iacobescu on April 10th, 2019 0 likes 42 plays 0  

Dr Niki Vermeulen, Dr Bill Jenkins and team - Curious Edinburgh

Dr Niki Vermeulen, Dr Bill Jenkins and team - Curious Edinburgh

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From  Lesley Middlemass on April 9th, 2019 0 likes 23 plays 0  

Prof. Agustin Fuentes - Who are we_ Belief, evolution, and our place in the world

Prof. Agustin Fuentes - Who are we_ Belief, evolution, and our place in the world

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

Welcome - Dr Jeremy Crang

A warm welcome from the Dean of Students in the College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences, Dr Jeremy Crang. March 2019.

From  Colin McLean on March 28th, 2019 0 likes 507 plays 0  

Scottish Feminist Judgments Project Exhibition - Scottish Parliament

The Scottish Feminist Judgments Project is an interdisciplinary project rewriting key legal judgments from a feminist perspective. In September 2018, they brought their project to the Scottish…

From  Elisabeth Barlow on March 22nd, 2019 0 likes 17 plays 0  

Scottish Feminist Judgments Project

The Scottish Feminist Judgments Project is part of a global series that aims to imagine how important legal cases might have been decided differently if the judge had adopted a feminist perspective.…

From  Elisabeth Barlow on March 22nd, 2019 0 likes 25 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 92 plays 0  

#OER18 Welcome and Lorna Campbell Keynote - The Long View: Changing perspectives on OER

OER18 - Welcome and keynote by Lorna Campbell. OER18: Open to All9th annual conference for Open Education research, practice and policy18 – 19 April 2018, Bristol, UKView ProgrammeOER18 …

From  Ewan McAndrew on April 30th, 2018 0 likes 26 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…

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From  Ileana Iacobescu on March 27th, 2018 0 likes 98 plays 0  

Cloth Waulking in South Uist - School of Scottish Studies, 1970

The School of Scottish Studies established a short programme of film fieldwork during the 1970s and this included setting up and filming a reconstruction of waulking in South Uist. Waulking was done…

From  Dace Karklina on November 29th, 2017 0 likes 190 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