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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
- 'The End of the University', by Roger Scruton
British philosopher and writer Roger Scruton considers the social and moral purpose of the university in this article for 'First Things'. Scruton has participated in four Experts Meetings organized by STI.may 18, '15
- A Timeless Theory of Decision-making Now Available to English-speaking Readers
STI Expert Nuria Chinchilla has written an informative forward to the just-published English translation of a business management classic: 'Foundations of Management'.may 12, '15
- Allison Pugh: "Job Insecurity Creates Individual Sorrow Out of Collective Abandonment"
Associate Professor of Sociology at the University of Virginia, Dr. Pugh has recently published "The Tumbleweed Society" (Oxford University Press, 2015). She participated in STI's "Being Human in a Consumer Society" Experts Meeting.abr 28, '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.