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Innovative thinking about social agency and structure in a global world
Innovative thinking about social agency and structure in a global world

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Designing and managing large technologies
What is involved in designing, implementing, coordinating, and managing the deployment of a large new technology system in a real social, political, and organizational environment? Here I am thinking of projects like the development of the SAGE early warnin...

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Ideologies, policies, and social complexity
The approach to social and historical research that I favor is one that pays attention to the heterogeneity and contingency of social processes. It advises that social and historical researchers should disaggregate the large patterns they start with and try...

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SSHA 2017 Call for Papers
SSHA CALL FOR PAPERS Macrohistorical
Dynamics Network 42nd Annual Meeting of the Social
Science History Association Montréal , Québec Canada
   2-5 November 2017 Submission Deadline: 3 March 2017 " Changing Social Connections in Time and Space " Please cons...

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Trumpism
What kind of political movement does Donald Trump represent? How did we get here? And what will be needed to defeat this divisive and anti-democratic political agenda? There is a tendency to see Trump as a bolt out of the blue, an anomaly -- an extraordinar...

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