Posts tagged with ‘Leverhulme Trust’

Language standards and linguistic inequality in Europe

With the Charter for Regional or Minority Language (Council of Europe, 1992) although Europe appears to be a leader in linguistic equality, why do many inequalities remain?

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Language as a human right: justice, fairness and equality

This year marks the centenary of the inclusion of language as a human right in international treaties. Has this been an effective approach to linguistic inequalities?

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What kinds of evidence do we need in a democracy?

The Leverhulme Trust Research Programme: Making Science Public presents ‘What kinds of evidence do we need in a democracy?’ – a conversation with Sheila Jasanoff (Harvard Kennedy School), Charlotte Watts (Chief Scientific Adviser at the UK Department for International Development), James Wilsdon (University of Sheffield) and Brian Wynne (Lancaster University).

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Scientists learn to better read our minds

A new technique which lets scientists ‘see’ our brain waves at work could revolutionise our understanding of the human body’s most complex organ and help transform the lives of people suffering from schizophrenia and ADHD.

Appears in Issue 51

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