A creative, holistic approach to developing social intelligence. Some episodes will be more artistic (for example, exploring social issues through the eyes of fictional characters). Other episodes will be more scientific (for example, reviewing literature on a particular topic in social psychology)
The Other Half is an exploration of the the other half of bunch of things. First, Anna and Annie want to take you on a tour of the other half of math — the fun half you might be missing when you learn math in school, the half that helps you makes sense of your own life. Undoubtedly you’ve struggled with math at some point and asked yourself, “what would I ever use this for?” They hope to give you some compelling and unexpected answers to that question.
And on the flip side of that equation, ...
Understanding Chinese Society traces the social
changes that have affected all sections of the Chinese society, with particular
attention paid to the Chinese peasantry and urban dwellers.
You should use iBooks app to view this course. Supported devices include iPhone, iPod touch and iPad.
Sociology provides you with a comprehensive understanding of the rapidly changing nature of contemporary society. With a core theme studied at Plymouth of inequalities, difference and diversity, students gain a critical perspective on a variety of social issues.
In Finding The Words, sociologist Keith McIntosh interviews creative thinkers to better understand the most vexing problems of the day. In a world with infinite facts but little common sense, Keith tries to sort out what to believe. Join in as he attempts to find the words through fascinating and ranging conversation.
Nobel prize winning economist and philosopher, Professor Amartya Sen is widely regarded as one of the most influential public thinkers of our time, his interest and impact ranging across the key questions facing all societies: how can we promote economic well being, fairness and justice and how do we tackle deprivation and injustice. In this album, he talks about economics, welfare and his most recent book 'The Idea of Justice'. The ideas in this album can be studied further in The Open Unive...
Podcasts from the Oxford Study of Children's Communications Impairments particularly focusing on Professor Dorothy Bishop's research. The primary aim of it is to increase our understanding of why some children have specific language impairment (SLI), a condition diagnosed when the child has unusual difficulty in language acquisition, despite normal development in other areas.
"The approach taken in this programme is to obtain convergent evidence using a range of methods and populations. The ...
This podcast pursues paths marked out by the book 'Against Capitalist Education', published by Zero Books. The podcast explores themes of a spiritual science, art, mathematics, economics, politics and society. Depending on the guest the topics may roam more freely than the book. There is no explicit theoretical orientation, no philosophical affiliation or religious perspective that dominates. Here are some quotes from the book which help set the context of discussion:
- Schooling indoctrinat...
Fresh off the acclaimed 3-part documentary series for the BBC - 'The Silk Road', Sam Willis takes us behind the scenes, interviewing the people that make the TV programmes and gives us an insight into the life of a TV historian. Dr Sam Willis is an archaeologist and broadcaster. He is one of the world's leading authorities on maritime and naval history, he also plays the guitar rather well. Follow Sam on Twitter: @DrSamWillis
Producer: Dan Morelle
Most of us have a very vague and narrow concept of what autism is, based mainly on such stereotypes as Dustin Hoffman's character in the film Rain Man. In this unit you will discover that there is a wide spectrum of disorders associated with autism, and an equally wide range of approaches to diagnosis and treatment. This study unit is just one of many that can be found on LearningSpace, part of OpenLearn, a collection of open educational resources from The Open University. Published in ePub 2...
Stephen Carter was senior strategist to Naheed Nenshi and Alison Redford. Corey Hogan was senior strategist to a bunch of people who never reached notoriety. Today, both make their living providing strategic counsel.
They're here to talk politics. Zain Velji sets the questions and keeps them in line.
Weekly shows that talk social/life issues, effective distractions in consumable media and the other challenges found when trying to be a good father. Black men, speaking intelligently, about things that matter.
Caring for aging parents or other loved ones while working, raising children, and trying to live your own life? Wondering how to find the time for your personal health & happiness?
Welcome to the Happy Healthy Caregiver podcast. The show where real family caregivers share how to be happy and healthy while caring for others.
Host and Certified Caregiving Consultant, Elizabeth Miller shares her stories and content and also talks with others who are either current or former family caregiv...
The study of populations and demographics is explained in detail in this introductory series by Professor David Coleman, Professor of Demography. Using statistics gathered from censuses, parish records and other sources, Professor Coleman looks at the ways in which populations rise and fall through history. This series is at an introductory level and individuals need no prior knowledge of analyzing statistics or mathematics.
The show’s mission is simple: To help you become the best version of yourself possible and in doing so make the world a better place.
Whoever you are, wherever you’re from, and whatever you do, this is the show that is going to help you become the best version of yourself. Each episode you will hear from some of the most amazing, talented, and successful people on the planet who followed their passions and strive to help others. Join our movement to get a million people each and every day to...
The podcast where we untangle the new masculinity and femininity.
These are exciting times; we’re re-defining gender roles, but let’s be honest, we’re pretty confused about it all too. So let’s untangle it all together!
Hosted by Nas, aka Nastaran Tavakoli-Far, aka @ntavakolifar
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In this original audio, led by interviewer Juan “Chico" Dimas, 17 years old, who was challenged with his own disability of not being able to speak until he was six years old—he leads five persons to share their personal feelings and thoughts about their special needs and how they would like the world to see them as real persons first.
Juan “Chico" Dimas leads his interviewees and audience into the disability world, beginning by telling an old folk tale he has chosen, "The Turtle and the Har...
Learn from experts, storytellers, and thought leaders about courage, purpose and perseverance. Better understand yourself, those around you, and create real and meaningful change by discovering the environments in which achievement, creativity, personal development, and work-life balance thrive.
This is The Spann Report, a podcast that features the random musings of "Mr. Spann" former "Shout Out Man" of The Haterazzi Radio show. Listen along as Spann gives his opinion on life, politics, sports, music, pop culture, and everything in between. If honest discussion and insightful commentary is what you're looking for, then look no further than #TSRP!
The news keeps getting darker. The world seems to keep getting bleaker. But Solomon wrote, “the sun also ariseth.” The Sun Also Rises transmits the true, the bright and the beautiful, glints of light in a world going black. Each week, host Jeremiah Jacques brings you stories of refreshing accomplishment, intriguing science and inspiring lives—glimmers of hope that hint at a better world to come.
This show is for survivors, by survivors. Each week I'm joined by an inspiring individual who has overcome a traumatic childhood to go on to not only survive, but thrive. Sharing their story to help inspire you to overcome the lasting effects of your childhood trauma. You will find that you are not alone in what you are going through, and that no matter how difficult things are now, there is always hope that you can transcend your past and live the life you were meant to live.
The Exchanges Podcast is an outlet dedicated to fostering conversation between everyday people about the issues of our time. The majority of our time is spent making this beacon as bright as possible in the media sphere, in order to attract unique voices from all walks of life in any space on the globe. Once contacted, we gather those voices in a physical (or virtual) space and talk about what it means to be human. Philosophy, sociology, politics, current events, entertainment, arts, culture,...
The Scholars’ Circle seeks to connect the public to scholars and expose general audiences to the greater knowledge than they might obtain otherwise. It hopes that a high level of dialogue might deepen the public’s understanding about the issues facing us and hopes to counteract polarization that occurs on other outlets. The program offers voices, information and contexts that together are infrequently offered in most programs.
We think of Moral Exemplars as ordinary people who have the moral will to “do the right thing” to improve the lives of others.
They often do this by using their creativity, wisdom and judgement to challenge rules and accepted practices.
Each podcast episode will provide you with insights into the motivations, sacrifices and rewards that these amazing people experience.
We also hope to plant a seed in your own mind and heart to perhaps consider, one day, and in your own way – following the ...
The BestTribe Podcast is all about building the best network of relationships that you can. From personal to professional, BestTribe explores happiness through human interaction. Hosted by Brooks Mitchell, army veteran and communication expert.
Want to learn more about Sustainable Living in the Suburbs? Search no more because this is the podcast for you. From backyard chickens to renewable energy and everything in between! Regular interviews with ordinary people who endeavour to live more sustainable/simple lives.
Radio Lacan presenta la serie de sesiones destinada a la discusión de los Papers elaborados por los colegas de la NEL, en referencia al XI Congreso de la AMP que tendrá lugar en Barcelona, entre los días 2 y 6 de abril de 2018.
Serán siete encuentros, transmitidos a la comunidad de la NEL vía Webex, y el primero de ellos estuvo dedicado al Paper Nº1, para estudiar en profundidad los 7 trabajos correspondientes a éste. Contó con la participación de Gladys Martinez (Cali, Colombia), Jaime Cast...
This is a dharma talk I gave at Marin Sangha on November 5, 2017 on Bodhicitta: the dedicated, heart-felt desire to fully awaken for the benefit of all other beings. Bodhicitta reminds us that every moment is an invitation to awaken all beings by motivating ourselves to engage in other-regarding behaviors. This is how we take on the responsibility of decreasing the mass of human suffering by seeding the world with at least one more quiescent, wise and compassionate person who moves through th...
Carl Jung said, "People don't have ideas. Ideas have people." I'm a psychologist interested in the stories that have us. On this podcast, I try to get to the story of artists, scientists, entrepreneurs, and maybe even my mom will come on. I think certain stories heal, and my story is to scientifically study these kinds of stories. This podcast is me documenting my exploring. Welcome to the tribe.
The MindSide Podcast is a weekly production hosted by clinical and sports psychologist, Dr. Bhrett McCabe, and is focused on examining the secrets, challenges, and foundations of human performance as experienced through the lives of some of the world’s best. Each week, Dr. McCabe interviews a guest that has experienced performance success or displayed amazing resiliency in their life, a world-renowned content expert that listeners can learn from on issues relevant to their lives, or personall...
Hosted by Erin Brown sovereign explores cultural notions that uphold legacy over community, collective wellness and autonomy. Seeking to eradicate our selves and our thinking from hierarchies to collective liberation. Through self examination and interviewing community leaders, sovereign seeks to be hopeful as well as honest about where we are at and where we can go.
Why Science is a podcast about behavioral and emotional health research at Virginia Commonwealth University. During each episode we welcome a new guest from VCU to discuss their work ranging from substance use to stress, mindfulness to empathy and everything in between.
The Ego Exposed podcast dives head first into the human experience. From meditation to UFOs, psychedelics to religion, physics to spirit, no part of human consciousness is left unturned. These conversations between friends and strangers nurture an environment where we attempt to explore the human condition in all its facets. Hopefully leaving the listener with a spark to seek a greater understanding of who they are and why they are here.
A light-hearted and scotch-fuelled conversation/interview podcast where we talk with guests about Science, Technology, Philosophy, Pop Culture, Lost Civilizations, the Paranormal, Aliens & UFOs, Ancient History & Whatever else we feel like! We don't BS here. We aren't into the pro-wrestling-like, fear-based, BS shovelling conspiracy-nut-swinging like other shows. We are rational, logical, centrists. We don't deal with fanatical views - we call it like we see it. We swear a lot and don...
The Counselling Service @ Student Services provides free confidential, voluntary counseling for students. They offer understanding, support and new perspectives on personal, relationship, academic or work related problems.
A seminar series gathering leading scholars and practitioners to reflect on the influence of new communication technologies on development processes. Organised by the Oxford Internet Institute (OII), the Programme in Comparative Media Law and Policy (PCMLP), the Department of International Development (ODID) and the Technology & Management for Development Centre (TMD) at the University of Oxford.
Intercultural Communication Intelligence (iCom IQ) is a the podcast dedicated to making the connection between theory and practice for intercultural encounters. It provides information about exploring, researching, and adapting within and across a variety of cultural settings. Advice from scholars, practitioners, and people with unique discoveries can all be found right here at iCom IQ, the home of intercultural communication intelligence.
Criminal Musings is a podcast where JV aka Myxter Hyde goes over a true crime case, week to week, focusing on specific groups, and explaining the social context and psychological factors involved. Come on in and let's begin, shall we?
Dr. Brian MacDonald and Dr. Giuseppe Spezzano talk about the trials and tribulations of parenting and relationships. Psychologists who are also parents, they take listeners behind the curtain to discuss how they deal with their own kids while bringing in cutting-edge research findings about development and mental health.
These ten videos introduce descriptive statistics, then sampling, confidence intervals, and meta-analysis. They explain why estimation and meta-analysis ('The New Statistics') are much better than traditional null hypothesis significance testing (NHST). Enjoy the 'Dance of the p values', which highlights just how unreliable p values are. Confidence intervals are much more informative. There is currently a shift occurring from NHST to The New Statistics. This is a great development, which will...
A revolution of mind, unifying science and the mystery of consciousness. As Albert Einstein is quoted, "The intuitive mind is a sacred gift and the rational mind is a faithful servant. We have created a society that honors the servant and has forgotten the gift."
This podcast is here to help society remember the gift.
If you have ever been confused by how to be creative or how to get your team to be more innovative, listen up.
In this weekly podcast, Amy Climer explains research, demystifies the creative process, and gives practical advice and strategies to help you build an innovative team.
Learn about leading creative teams, deliberate innovation, and the creative problem solving process. Move past the myths and get real about innovation and creativity.
Subscribe to get a brand new episode each Th...
The Critical Lede is a gender and sexuality studies podcast focused on interviews with authors of new and innovative works. Originally a qualitative communication studies show, The Critical Lede now serves as a platform for authors to discuss new works that bring critical perspectives on gender and sexuality. Although we are open to roundtable discussions and other formats, we focus on recently released books (primarily monographs) with special attention to feminist studies, queer studies, ...
My Pocket Psych is all about the psychology of the workplace. Each episode, we'll examine the world of work and explore a topic through the lens of psychology. We'll aim to give listeners tips to help improve their experience of work - moving from surviving to thriving! My Pocket Psych is brought to you by WorkLifePsych Ltd and hosted by Dr. Richard MacKinnon and Pilar Orti.
In the Outsmart Your Instincts Podcast, host Adam Hansen explores what’s going on—under the radar—with non-conscious instincts (aka Cognitive Biases) that trip up innovation, and points towards some effective ways around them. He talks to some of the best and brightest in the world of innovation to explore how Cognitive Biases affect our work, and how we can all learn a new way to think.
Talk It Up! is about linguistics, the science of language. Linguist Daniel Midgley discusses the ins and outs of language with his friends Ben Ainslie and Kylie Sturgess. Everything about language is on the table, including the peculiarities of English, how language changes, and how language interacts with society and culture.
Ben Ainslie teaches media studies to this generation of secondary school students. Kylie Sturgess is a former philosophy teacher who is studying radio broadcasting.
Timely discussions regarding Chinese politics, economics, law, and society with faculty, visitors, and guest speakers at the University of Pennsylvania's Center for the Study of Contemporary China. Hosted by CSCC Research Scholar Neysun Mahboubi. For more information on the Center, visit https://cscc.sas.upenn.edu
Stay up-to-date on a bi-weekly audio series and podcast service, hosted by Committee on Conscience Project Director Bridget Conley-Zilkic, that brings you the voices of human rights defenders, experts, advocates, and government officials. Vital voices addressing one of humanity's most vital issues. The opinions expressed in these interviews do not necessarily represent those of the Museum.
The following songs and stories come with a very bright flashing neon trigger warning. This series is not safe listening for children or for anyone sensitive to topics dealing with abuse or severe, traumatic mental health related issues. Honestly, if you’re someone who can’t read a Stephen King book due to overwhelming fear, or if you are deeply upset by or opposed to watching things like the show American Horror Story or Bates Motel, please know that this podcast will likely be very upsettin...
The Rights Track podcast gets the hard facts about the human rights challenges facing the world today and aims to get our thinking about human rights on the right track. The podcast is hosted by Professor Todd Landman, a human rights scholar and champion for the advancement of human rights understanding. In Series 1, funded by the Nuffield Foundation, Todd interviews leading analysts at the forefront of the latest critical thinking on human rights. Each episode is an insightful, compelling an...
Are you looking for financial freedom or more choices in life? You're in the right place. Each week Michael Yardney shares smart property investment strategies as well as the success and personal finance secrets of the rich, in 20 minutes or less.
While Michael is best known as a property expert, he is also Australia's leading experts in the psychology of success and wealth creation and a #1 best selling author of 8 books. He frequently challenges traditional finance advice with innovative id...
In the 19th century museums used to lock away everything which they deemed "unsuitable" for the public in secret cabinets. This podcast focuses on the parts of history you would not find in your school textbooks - for good reason. (Explicit Content)
Chcemy wspierać takie przemiany przywództwa w Polsce by służyło ono innowacjom, wyławianiu i wspieraniu talentów, realizacji twórczych przemian od zastosowania nowych technologii przez nowatorskie rozwiązania organizacyjne po inspirujące relacje.
The teaching of law at Glasgow dates back to the foundation of the University in 1451. Today, our School of Law continues a long-held reputation for excellence. The 2008 Research Assessment Exercise rated 90% of our research as being of international quality in terms of originality, significance and rigor.
This album tackles the complex relationships social workers experience in the wide spectrum of their work, from those with families affected by social deprivation to those with judges, lawyers and other members of the legal system. The tracks analyse the role of the family in Scottish life in relation to the many voluntary bodies that exist to assist and inform them, and the legal obligations of social workers. Participants from single mothers to solicitors presented their perspectives in a ...
It\'s very simple we start talking, we keep talking, sometimes we are propper sometimes we are profane, sometimes we have deep conversations, sometimes we talk about poop. Sometimes it\'s intriguing and sometimes its boring. We may offend or we may delight. One thing that\'s for sure though...it is what it is, nothing less and nothing more.
Anthropologists study human culture and society. They ask “what it is to be human?”. Anthropologists answer this question by analysing diverse societies to find out what all humans have in common. To undertake this study, anthropologists have a ‘kit’ full of conceptual tools. Join the Audible Anthropologist (aka La Trobe University’s Nicholas Herriman) as we describe some of these tools and put them to use.
D'Humanities, ongeféier gläichbedeitend mat "sciences humaines" oder "Geisteswissenschaften", si vun den Unversitéiten net ewechzedenken, well se eis nei Erkenntnesser iwwert eis selwer bréngen: iwwert den Impakt vu Facebook op d'Sprooch, d'Geschicht vum Fussball, d'Verännerungen, déi d'Télé an eisen Alldag bruecht huet, d'gesellschaftlech Roll vun der chinesescher Oper, den Afloss vum Hitchcock op de moderne Krimi oder de Stellewäert vun der portugisescher Immigratioun an eise Geschichtsbich...
As parents, we have many questions and just about everywhere we turn - someone's got the answer! But how do you tease out what really matters? The MINIMUM VIABLE PARENTING framework is your guide to parenting essentials.
This framework is based on simple principles of child development and incorporates deep personal values we hold as parents. This is a podcast about the most essential skills parents need in order to raise children with confidence and intention, rather than based on random a...
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