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Social Sciences - 11.03.2020
What is school for?
What is school for?
In a new book, educationalists from the University of Jena put the system of schools to the test Whereas some countries 'simply' have compulsory educa­tion, other states such as Germany rely for the

Social Sciences - 12.02.2020
Use of Facial Recognition Technology Met with Different Acceptance Levels in China, Germany, the United Kingdom, and the United States
A team of researchers from Freie Universität Berlin and the University of St. Gallen surveyed 6,500 people from four countries No 032/2020 from Feb 12, 2020 According to a study by researchers

Event - Social Sciences - 29.01.2020

Social Sciences - Pedagogy - 16.01.2020
Attentiveness and trust are especially effective in combating juvenile crime
Attentiveness and trust are especially effective in combating juvenile crime
Although coming from a disadvantaged background, experiencing violence within the family, having a negative school environment or consuming violent media such as films and computer games have little or no direct influence on potential criminal behaviour among adolescents and young adults.

Social Sciences - 10.01.2020
Does COVID-19 Spell the End of Globalisation?
The year of social distancing, which has seen travel interrupted and the establishment of virtual forms of meeting, has fundamentally shaken confidence in practices and infrastructures of migration and transport that were believed to be safe.

Event - Social Sciences - 10.12.2019

Social Sciences - Health - 03.12.2019
"It’s normal to be different."
Prof. Elisabeth Wacker talks about her research on the sociology of diversity "It's normal to be different.

Social Sciences - 26.11.2019

Social Sciences - Economics / Business - 07.11.2019

Social Sciences - Event - 05.11.2019

Philosophy - Social Sciences - 28.10.2019

Social Sciences - 22.10.2019

Social Sciences - 24.09.2019

Environment - Social Sciences - 24.09.2019

Environment - Social Sciences - 19.09.2019

Event - Social Sciences - 08.09.2019

Social Sciences - 16.07.2019

Event - Social Sciences - 11.07.2019

History / Archeology - Social Sciences - 28.06.2019

Event - Social Sciences - 24.06.2019

Social Sciences - 28.05.2019
Is it all a question of intelligence?
Is it all a question of intelligence?
Researchers investigate the relation between individual characteristics and cooperative behaviour Dr Andis Sofianos of the Alfred Weber Institute for Economics has, together with fellow researchers, studied the manner in which certain traits affect cooperation across individuals.

Administration - Social Sciences - 24.05.2019
New Collaborative Research Centre at Münster University
New Collaborative Research Centre at Münster University
A great success for the University of Münster: the German Research Foundation (DFG) will fund for a new Collaborative Research Centre (CRC) at the University with nine million euros.

Social Sciences - 02.05.2019

Health - Social Sciences - 05.04.2019

Religions - Social Sciences - 02.04.2019
An Excellent Research Environment for International Scholars: On the Way to the Top
An Excellent Research Environment for International Scholars: On the Way to the Top
The number of female students is on the increase worldwide, yet in academia women rarely reach the top of the career ladder.

Event - Social Sciences - 01.04.2019

Social Sciences - 01.03.2019

Politics - Social Sciences - 10.02.2019
Lobbying: good for democracy?
Lobbying: good for democracy?
Lobbying is generally suspected of exerting an unfair influence on political decisions for the benefit of certain people in privileged positions - mostly from the business world.