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Using Climate Data in Financial Decision Making

Matthew Brander and Atreya Dey (both University of Edinburgh) present two papers discussing the use of climate data in financial decision making.First Broadcast on 27 October, 2021Chaired by Dr…

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Postgraduate Virtual Open Day for 2022 entry - an Introduction to the MSc in The Globalised Muslim World

Join Professor Frédéric Volpi for a virtual introduction to the MSc in The Globalised Muslim World at the University of Edinburgh. This short video is for students hoping to start our…

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Analysing Climate Change Narratives, Past and Present

Amy Coombs, Robert Suits (both University of Chicago), and Jo Guldi (Southern Methodist University) give three presentations interrogating sociocultural narratives around climate change, from…

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Computation at the Service of Social Sciences

First broadcast on Tuesday 28th September, 2021. This talk will discuss ways in which digital data and advanced computational methods can be used not to master social research but to serve it.…

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Your Computer is On Fire: A Discussion with Authors Mar Hicks and Kavita Philip

First broadcast on Wednesday 22 September, 2021.This event was hosted by the Centre for Data, Culture & Society’s Digital Social Science research cluster.'Your Computer Is on…

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MSc The Globalised Muslim World at the University of Edinburgh

This exciting taught master's programme explores the inherent diversity of the world's Muslim societies whilst encouraging students to critically analyse some of the major global,…

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The Promise of Access: Technology, Inequality, & the Political Economy of Hope

This event was organised by the Digital Social Science research cluster. In conversation with Dr Kate Miltner, co-lead of the Digital Social Science research cluster, Dan Greene discusses his new…

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Networking Jacobites: Media, Cultural Memory and the 'Lyon in Mourning' Manuscript

Leith Davis (Centre for Scottish Studies at Simon Fraser University) discusses 'The Lyon in Mourning' manuscript.September, 1745, Episcopalian minister Robert Forbes was arrested and…

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Workshop: Disinformation - Mapping the Lifecycle of Media Maniuplation

In this session, Dr. Joan Donovan demonstrates a case study approach to mapping the life cycle of media manipulation campaigns. This method seeks to analyze the order, scale and scope of manipulation…

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CAHSS Recognition Awards 2021

The CAHSS Recognition Awards form a wider suite of recognition initiatives in the College.They recognise the positive behaviours that make this College a great place to work:the team that thrives on…

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CDCS Digital Cultural Heritage

Dr Jen Ross introduces the CDCS Digital Cultural Heritage Research Cluster.

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CDCS Digital Social Science Cluster

Research Cluster leads Karen Gregory, Morgan Currie and Kate Miltner discuss what the Cluster has been working on in the past year and its plans for the future.

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The Digital Archive & The Politics of Digitisation

This talk deals with a question that is becoming increasingly important for historians who work with digitised cultural heritage: what are the politics of digitisation and what are its implications…

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Archiving Gaps: Reading Zimbabwe and The Internet

Tinashe Mushakavanhu (Digital Scholarship Postdoctoral Fellow at IASH) discusses critical meditations on archiving gaps.Despite the ubiquity and easy access the internet promises, it has also been…

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Recovering Late-Victorian Scottish Women Writers and Their Child Readers

Recovering Late-Victorian Scottish Women Writers and Their Child Readers: Edinburgh-based Collections and Data Visualisations Dr Lois Burke (IASH) presents this CDCS Seminar on late-Victorian…

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CAHSS Recognition Awards 2021 - the nominations have been counted!

CAHSS Recognition Awards 2021 - the journey so far...

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