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16 free articles for World Autism Awareness Week

By Eleanor Howell, Marketing Manager, SAGE Publishing At least 1 in 100 people in the UK have autism. World Autism Awareness Week (running from 27 March–2 April 2017) is an initiative set up by the National Autistic Society (NAS) in order to raise … Continue reading

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5 Reasons to visit the SAGE Booth at ACRL

It’s that time again, folks. ACRL’s annual meeting starts next week! With so much to do and see, it’s a good idea to plan out everything you want to experience. So, we’ve gathered the top 5 reasons for you make a stop … Continue reading

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Whose Work Most Influenced You? A Social Science Bites Retrospective, Part 2

The Communist Manifesto. Novelist Don DeLillo’s account of a big moment in baseball. Works by Wittgenstein and Foucault. And a famous –and shocking – behavioral experiment.  These are a few of the supremely inspiring works which have influenced some of … Continue reading

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Supporting PhD students in the social sciences: An interview with the South East Network for Social Sciences

An interview with Professor Shamit Saggar, Associate Pro-Vice-Chancellor Research at the University of Essex, by Mollie Broad, PR Executive SAGE Publishing  Late last year SAGE Publishing announced that it was to collaborate with the South East Network for Social Sciences (SeNSS) … Continue reading

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Learning the Real Reason for Chinese Censorship

In the past, explains political scientist Gary King, the way to study online censorship in China was to find someone who’s had their content taken down from the Web and talk to them about the experience. But China is a … Continue reading

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5 free articles from some “Library Journal’s Best Reference 2016” honorees

We’re thrilled to announce that three of our reference texts were named on Library Journal’s “Best Reference 2016” list! To celebrate, we’re sharing some articles from the honorees: The SAGE Encyclopedia of LGBTQ Studies edited by Abbie E. Goldberg, The … Continue reading

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What does the future hold for the UK’s oldest Sociology journal?

Earlier this year Britain’s oldest sociology journal, The Sociological Review, joined SAGE Publishing’s comprehensive social science portfolio. As one of the world’s foremost journals of sociological inquiry publishing for over 100 years, The Sociological Review is renowned for its high-quality … Continue reading

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International Relations best blogs revealed

At the 2017 Duckies Awards last night, held at the International Studies Association’s (ISA) annual conference, the best blogs in International Relations were revealed! More formally known as the Online Achievement In International Studies (OAIS) Awards, the awards revealed the … Continue reading

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Whose Work Most Influenced You? A Social Science Bites Retrospective

This post originally appeared on Social Science Space February 2017  Which piece of social science research has most inspired or most influenced you? This question has been posed to every interview in the Social Science Bites podcast series, but never … Continue reading

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7 types of data that experts would like to see in the future

While there is more data available at our fingertips today than ever before, the future promises to bring even more information into our reach. But what kind of data will it be, and what new doors will it open? As part of our Love Your Data Week 2017 celebration, … Continue reading

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Free Webinar: Learn how to increase the impact of your research with Kudos

Do you want to increase downloads and citations of your articles? To help our authors make the most of Kudos, a service designed specifically to help researchers maximize the visibility of their work, we are running a series of webinars next … Continue reading

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New Social Science Bites podcast: Michelle Baddeley on the Herd

Originally posted on Social Science Space, February 2017  Human beings are social animals, notes economist Michelle Baddeley, and as such the instinct to herd is hardwired into us. And so while this has changed from (in most cases) physically clumping … Continue reading

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Celebrating 40 years of Little Green Books

To celebrate 40 years of Little Green Books, we recently held our QASS 40th Anniversary Contest where we asked you to submit photos answering the question What have the little green books meant to you? We are thrilled to announce ours … Continue reading

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8 posts on academic books

Kicking off Academic Book Week 2017, we’ve delved into SAGE Connection’s archives to take you on a journey of how the academic text has changed since we started SAGE Connection eight years ago. And what changes there have been, from challenging … Continue reading

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What are the political ramifications of globalization? 

How has globalization developed over the past 30 years? What are its political implications? In this year’s University of Essex Government Regius lecture, “The Politics of Globalization: The World Economy and Domestic Politics,” Helen Milner, the B. C. Forbes Professor … Continue reading

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