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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Whether or not they were political largely depends not only on which of Mungai's Janus-face one sees, but also how one feels about the long history of involvement in politics by Kenya's security apparatus, most markedly in the well-documented disputed 2007 Presidential election.The writer is a graduate student, Makerere Institute of Social Research
Department of Anthropology at Rajshahi University (RU) and Institute of Social Research and Applied Anthropology ((ISRAA) jointly organised the seminar in association with ARTC.
The Dialectical Imagination: A History of the Frankfurt School and the Institute of Social Research, 1923-1950, Berkeley: University of California Press.
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
Because it omits Horkheimer and Adorno's formative decade in Southern California, Wheatland's book should have been titled, more accurately, The Institute of Social Research in New York.
Working with unpublished wartime research reports written by the Institute of Social Research (a.k.a.
Other South African initiatives and organizations supported by Ford include the Federal Missionary Council, which coordinated the race relations activities of domestic religious organizations; the Natal University Institute of Social Research; a major conference in 1956 on "Problems Arising from the Structure and Functioning of a Multi-Racial Society"; and the ongoing U.S.-South Africa Leadership Exchange Program.
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.
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