Category Archives: Social sciences

The Internet as Quantitative Social Science Platform

With the large-scale penetration of the internet, for the first time, humanity has become linked by a single, open, communications platform. Harnessing this fact, we report insights arising from a unified internet activity and location dataset of an unparalleled scope … Continue reading

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Addressing Technological Change: The Challenge to Social Theory

In their ‘millennial’ reflections on the end of the 20th century and the beginning of the 21st, many sociologists see technology as the impetus for the most fundamental of social trends and transformations. Indeed, understanding the role of technologies in … Continue reading

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Synergies – Canada’s Social Sciences and Humanities Research Infrastructure

Synergies : Canada’s SSH Research Infrastructure – A not-for-profit platform for the publication and the dissemination of research results in social sciences and humanities published in Canada. The Synergies is a national network for the production, storage, and access to … Continue reading

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H-Net: Humanities and Social Sciences Online

Read H-Net is an international interdisciplinary organization of scholars and teachers dedicated to developing the enormous educational potential of the Internet and the World Wide Web. Our edited lists and web sites publish peer reviewed essays, multimedia materials, and discussion … Continue reading

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