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Marriage and family life in contemporary societies
Ethical dimension of science and biotechnology
Contemporary cultural trends with an interdisciplinary perspective
The governance of the business corporation
10th Anniversary Memorandum
- Is Citizenship in Jeopardy? The Concept Must Evolve
David Thunder seeks to rehabilitate the ethical standpoint in political philosophy in his book 'Citizenship and the Pursuit of the Worthy Life' (Cambridge University Press, 2014). He discusses the work with STI.abr 14, '15
- Mark Griffiths: "People Can Become Addicted to Non-Chemical Behaviors.”
Dr. Griffiths is Professor of Gambling Studies at the International Gaming Research Unit of Nottingham Trent University. He participated in STI's "Communication Technologies and Lifestyles" Experts Meeting, held in Barcelona in May, 2013.mar 31, '15
- Carlos Cavallé: "Southeast Asian Countries Could Surely Benefit from Observing the EU"
STI President Carlos Cavallé spoke to a conference of international business-owners and executives at the Financial Club of Jakarta on “Experiences of the EU Project That Can Be of Interest to the Business Community and Governments of SEA Countries".mar 18, '15
Bringing together work from across disciplines by scholars around the globe to engage with questions concerning our globalized and globalizing world, where consumerism is a keystone for understanding our contemporary culture and its social structures, Being Human in a Consumer Society will appeal to scholars and students of sociology, social theory, and contemporary philosophy.
The World Family Map 2014: Mapa de los cambios en la familia y consecuencias en el bienestar infantil
Spanish version of the World Family Map 2014 Report, Mapping Family Change and Child Well-being Outcomes
STI is pleased to support important research into family trends around the globe.