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Words matter in public health

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Friday 7 august 2009 giving people a sense of being in control is an important element in health messages, according to researchers at nottingham and de montfort universities. The research, which was funded by the economic and social research counc ...

Why we hate politics

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Monday 9 march 2009 the blame for the rise of an anti-political culture in britain rests with politicians not voters, two leading experts will argue at a debate at the forthcoming economic and social research council's festival of social science (6 ...

Launch of esrc's new web portal

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Thursday 27 january 2011 straight to the point, easy navigation, dynamic research content on the most important topics facing society today are just some of the new features of the economic and social research council’s (esrc) web portal, launched ...

Business getting the most from research

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10 november 2010 management and business performance, rather than technological innovation, is the main focus for companies collaborating with universities, according to major survey of businesses conducted by the centre for business research at th ...

Britain in 2011: the state of the nation

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19 november 2010 published on friday 19 november 2010, britain in 2011: the state of the nation demonstrates the fast pace of change in society from the recent global recession, the new coalition government, reforms in public services and increa ...

'black africans' in britain: integration or segregation?

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24 november 2010 a new study shows that the ability of ‘black africans’ settling in the uk to integrate with society varies according to their national and ethnic background. The study, by dr lavinia mitton and mr peter aspinall of the university o ...

Software improves understanding of mobility problems

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16 december 2010 mobility challenges facing older people can now be better understood by clinicians, healthcare practitioners and design professionals, thanks to a new innovative software tool. Initial research findings from a research collaboratio ...

Better spaces for older people

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17 december 2010 urban planning needs to consider how older people use walking routes as well as public areas, concludes a research council uk-funded research project from the new dynamics of ageing programme. Planning should include a smooth trans ...

Professor malcom grant reappointed to the esrc

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24 january 2011 david willetts, the minister for universities and science, has reappointed professor malcolm grant to the economic and social research council (esrc). Professor malcolm grant is a barrister, an environmental lawyer, academic and pub ...

Joint ahrc, ba and esrc statement on early and mid-career support

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4 january 2011 on the basis of data from the 2008 research assessment exercise, the arts and humanities research council (ahrc), the british academy (ba) and the economic and social research council (esrc) represent half of the active researchers a ...

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