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Maximising the developmental impact of philanthropy: from theory to practice.

Professor Roderick Stirrat | Development Studies | 01 March 2014

This project builds upon earlier research into the potential role of charity and philanthropy to support development using colombo as a case study. The earlier research indicated a considerable demand for assistance in defining more sustainable and e ...

Life study: phase 1

Professor Carol Dezateux | Demography (General) | 01 January 2014

The life study is designed to investigate influences operating in early life, which have implications for the health, well-being and development of children and the adults they will become. The life study will develop a rich resource of longitudinal ...

Faith-based conflict prevention and early warning scoping project

Professor Alpaslan Ozerdem | Peace Studies | 29 November 2013

The aim of the project is to answer three questions about the role of churches and other faith groups in helping to spot early signs of violence and stop it from happening. What is distinctive about faith-based approaches and what makes the ...

Administrative data research centre - scotland

Dr Christopher Dibben | 01 November 2013

The administrative data research centre (adrc) - scotland aims to make research and make available de-identified administrative data to the research community. The adrc will have a core service that will: provide state-of-the-art facilities for rese ...

Ess rounds 7 and 8

Mr Alun Humphrey | Sociology | 01 November 2013

The european social survey (ess) is designed to measure and explain the relationship between europe's changing institutions and the attitudes, values and behaviours of its population. The 2014 and 2016 surveys will be the 7th and 8th rounds in the se ...

Administrative data service

Ms Melanie Wright | 01 October 2013

Access to administrative data for research is a positive public good. The ability to use these records - collected in the course of business by governmental and other bodies - and to link them can greatly enhance the ability to do the research modern ...

The spectacular activism of uk uncut: direct action and the digi-politic

Ms Vita Peacock | Social Anthropology | 01 October 2013

This is an anthropological project about the british anti-austerity movement which calls itself uk uncut. Through participant observation and virtual archival research it explores uk uncut’s peculiarly twenty-first century approach towards acti ...

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