1. What do pro researchers do?

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    March 21, 2017 by Kate Bowles

    Research methods training has been a staple of university undergraduate degrees in the humanities and social sciences. There’s an expectation …
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  2. The storied campus: an experiment

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    March 21, 2017 by Kate Bowles

    This blog has all sorts of followers, but this post is just for those of you who are current BCM212 …
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  3. Activating curiosity

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    March 6, 2017 by Kate Bowles

    As our investigation of research practice kicks off again, we’re once more looking at the history and value of curiosity to …
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  4. Innovation as social experiment

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    March 15, 2016 by Kate Bowles

    The social responsibility of university researchers investigating is typically governed by codes of conduct and processes of approval, to make …
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  5. Looking for astronauts

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    March 7, 2016 by Kate Bowles

    We’ve begun our investigation of research practices for (future) media and communication professionals looking at curiosity as a fundamental quality …
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  6. Can you trust academic research?

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    March 7, 2016 by Kate Bowles

    This blogpost, ‘Critical evaluation of information,’ by Australian researcher Mandy Lupton lays out in really helpful detail the issues and challenges involved …
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  7. What should researchers disclose?

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    March 6, 2016 by Kate Bowles

      Quite a bit of research that makes its way into public discussion is produced by professional research firms on …
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