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Using AI techniques to improve effectiveness and equity of police service delivery

A new short research video from the UI team to demonstrate some of the key findings from their research. This video is designed for a range of audiences and can be used as a short introduction to…

From  Elisabeth Barlow on July 29th, 2021 0 likes 8 plays 0  

Decentralisation of poverty and its unequal effect on different populations

A new short research video from the UI team to demonstrate some of the key findings from their research. This video is designed for a range of audiences and can be used as a short introduction to the…

From  Elisabeth Barlow on July 29th, 2021 0 likes 6 plays 0  

The impact of childhood inequalities on later life outcomes and chances

A new short research video from the UI team to demonstrate some of the key findings from their research. This video is designed for a range of audiences and can be used as a short introduction to…

From  Elisabeth Barlow on July 29th, 2021 0 likes 7 plays 0  

Unequal risks of offending and justice system contact amongst young people

A new short research video from the UI team to demonstrate some of the key findings from their research. This video is designed for a range of audiences and can be used as a short introduction to the…

From  Elisabeth Barlow on July 29th, 2021 0 likes 9 plays 0  

Racial Equity Work in the University and Beyond: The Race Equality Charter in Context

3rd June 2021 Exploring perspectives on racial inequalities in higher education, this RACE.ED event will invite local and broader reflections on the Race Equality Charter, locating it within the…

From  Clare de Mowbray on June 15th, 2021 0 likes 31 plays 0  

Jennifer Prah Ruger - Global Health Justice and Governance

Presentation from the Summer Lunch 2014 co-hosted by the Mason Institute and the Global Health Academy. Prof Jennifer Prah Ruger's (University of Pennsylvania) presentation discussed…

From  Elisabeth Barlow on May 12th, 2021 0 likes 7 plays 0  

Partial Differential Equations, Lecture 8a: Monotone Methods for Conservation Laws

In this lecture we look at schemes which are not prone to producing the spurious "Gibbs" oscillations we saw in the last lecture. We start b talking about TVD schemes

From  David Ingram on February 15th, 2021 0 likes 41 plays 0  

Drawdown In Practice

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From  Calum Macphail on February 11th, 2021 0 likes 4 plays 0  

Culture Is Bad For You: Inequality in the Cultural and Creative Industries

This talk introduces themes from the book, Culture Is Bad for You: Inequality in the Cultural and Creative Industries. The book analyses the connection between culture and social inequality,…

From  Roisin O'Brien on October 21st, 2020 0 likes 89 plays 0  

Currents: Understanding and addressing global challenges

An Edinburgh Futures Institute (EFI) Undergraduate 1st Semester, 1st Year On-Line Elective Course. Focusing on the current COVID-19 pandemic from a multidisciplinary perspective. Suitable for all…

From  Elizabeth Grant on August 26th, 2020 0 likes 59 plays 0  

Divinity - Social Christianity in Britain, Germany and the United States, 1848-1930

This course (ECHS08009) investigates the complex movement known as “social Christianity” or the “social gospel”, in which Christians struggled to revive the idea of the…

From  Rory Dunlop on August 25th, 2020 0 likes 8 plays 0  

What is Health: Society, Culture and Health 1 Course Option Overview (NUST08020)

This first year course in the Division of Nursing Studies is open to anyone at the university to take as a course option. It is offered through the School of Health in Social Science. Path link:…

From  Steven Maxwell on August 18th, 2020 0 likes 20 plays 0  

Addressing Spatial Inequality in the 21st Century

What are the implications of spatial inequalities for life outcomes, across health, housing and the labour market? How can we address these issues? Professor George Galster (Wayne State University),…

From  Elisabeth Barlow on July 15th, 2020 0 likes 10 plays 0