Latest Social sciences Stories

2011-11-18 03:09:50

Transsexual individuals who identify themselves as such in the workplace are more likely to have greater satisfaction and commitment to their job than transsexuals who do not.

2011-11-14 23:35:08

It turns out nice guys can finish first, and David Rand has the evidence to prove it.

Taking Steps To Prevent Workplace Violence
2011-10-14 07:22:40

Workplace violence continues to be a topic of great importance to many companies, as tales of extreme cases hit the media.

2011-09-02 16:45:03

Taking land-use models out of the lab for a test drive with the people who live the models gives scientists a new way to develop possible future scenarios.

2011-08-29 07:00:00

Speakers respond in down market by taking advantage to expand in multiple regions and disciplines to promote their services. Washington, DC (PRWEB) August 29,

2011-08-24 17:16:05

In the second in a series of articles addressing the current challenges and opportunities for the development of Health Policy and Systems Research (HPSR), Lucy Gilson of the University of Cape Town, South Africa, and colleagues argue that insights from the social sciences are vital for advancing the science of HPSR.

2011-08-17 14:00:00

MINNEAPOLIS, Aug. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- To meet the continually evolving needs in the field of psychology, Walden University's School of Psychology is adding new specializations in its online M.S. in Psychology and Ph.D.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.