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POSTPONED: GHSM Seminar Wednesday 6 December with Prof. Nikolas Rose and Prof. Tony Bennett: “Habit, the (in)attentive body and the governance of conduct”

*Unfortunately, due to unforeseen circumstances, this seminar has been postponed.* When: Wednesday 6th December from 13:00-15.00 Where:Room K0.20, King’s Building, Strand Campus, King’s College London This seminar engages with the increasing attention to the notion of ‘habit’ in the social science literature (see below) and … Continue reading

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New book edited by Tara Mahfoud, Sam McLean and Nikolas Rose “Vital Models”: The Making and Use of Models in the Brain Sciences

The use of models has been important to the historical and contemporary study of the human brain, yet very little study by social scientists and humanities scholars has been dedicated to how the brain sciences develop and use models to … Continue reading

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Hear Professor Nik Rose discussing how urbanisation is affecting our mental health on new ‘Policy Forum Pod’

Do you live in a city? If so, you share something in common with over the half the world’s population. In fact, the United Nations predicts that two-thirds of the world will live in cities by 2050. Policymakers have begun … Continue reading

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For all prospective Master’s students who hold an offer for any Postgraduate programme at SSHM for 2015/16: please mark your diary for a Postgraduate Open Evening on March 25th, 2015. Programme: 17:00-17:30: Registration and Tour of Strand Campus with students’ ambassadors.. … Continue reading

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Tribute to Ulrich Beck on February 24, 2015: What Future for world society?

This event will mark the life of one of Europe’s most inspirational sociologists, Professor Ulrich Beck (15 May 1944 – 1 January 2015), who had a long and profitable engagement with the Department of Sociology at the LSE where he taught legions of … Continue reading

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