Tag Archives: Nikolas Rose

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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Mark your diaries: POSTGRADUATE OPEN EVENING FOR OFFER HOLDERS MARCH 25, 2015

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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Open Evening for Prospective Master’s Students: Wednesday November 26th, Strand Campus

The next Postgraduate Open Evening will take place at the Strand Campus on Wednesday November 26th, from 5 to 8 pm. The Postgraduate Open Evening is an excellent opportunity to find out more about the Master’s programmes offered at SSHM, to speak to … Continue reading

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