Institute of Social Research

Institute of Social Research

A think tank that investigates the effect of the economy on individual consumers. Aspects of research include poverty, political and sexual behavior and even cognition. It was established in the 1940s and is based at the University of Michigan.
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Department of Anthropology at Rajshahi University (RU) and Institute of Social Research and Applied Anthropology ((ISRAA) jointly organised the seminar in association with ARTC.
Apart from the Qatar Statistical Authority, SESRI is the only organisation conducting household surveys in Qatar, and was established in 2008 in close association with the University of Michigan's Institute of Social Research.
The party has had to moderate its rhetoric about the Islamification of Norway, because it resembled too closely Breivik's views, says Johannes Berg from the Institute of Social Research in Oslo.
Angela Daly, Swinburn Institute of Social Research and Department of Law, European University Institute
rests uneasily on the shoulders of two giants: Martin Jay's groundbreaking first study on the Frankfurt Institute of Social Research, The Dialectical Imagination (1973), and Rolf Wiggershaus' comprehensive tome, The Frankfurt School (1986).
Working with unpublished wartime research reports written by the Institute of Social Research (a.
Adorno and Marcuse, who were members of the famous Frankfurt Institute of Social Research, moved to New York when the Institute was relocated there.
Gugler, previously director of sociological research at the Makerere Institute of Social Research in Uganda, now heads the Center for Contemporary African Studies at the University of Connecticut.
Unlike centres of expertise in methods, such as the University of Michigan's Institute of Social Research or the Centre for Survey Research and Methodology (ZUMA) at the University of Mannheim, the Research Methods Programme is primarily composed of a series of projects, each addressing specific methodological issues, dispersed between different universities.
Source: Institute of Social Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, 734/764-8354; http://www.
Accordingly, the society has sought wherever possible to further develop its activities through networking and synergies with a range of kindred organisations, including Pluto Press, the Labour History Society, the New International Bookshop Co-operative, Overland Publications, Arena Publications and the Swinburne University Institute of Social Research.
Sandra Hofferth of the Institute of Social Research at the University of Michigan conducted a survey of 2,394 households, including about 3,600 children, to see what activities children ages 3 to 11 spend their time on.
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