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Reports show weapons use among Georgia Regents University Department of Public Safety's officers

...based on differential behavior on the part of those groups or police bias. It could be some combination. But, as a social scientist, I can tell you it's very difficult to parse the potential causes of disparity out."
Author probes consumer mystique

...with every other demand on consumer time and money." Mr. Underhill knows whereof he speaks. His training as a social scientist and disciple of William H. Whyte (the "scientist of the street" who wrote The Organization Man, among other...
Women use but don't develop technology

...of computer science students - most of them women. Combining Fisher's expertise with Margolis' background as a social scientist at the Graduate School of Education and Information Systems at the University of California at Los Angeles, the...
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Gordon Blackwell, former president at Florida State and Furman, dies at 92

...legislators and others who thought we might be moving too fast. He was as tough as he needed to be." Trained as a social scientist, Blackwell received a master's degree from the University of North Carolina and a doctorate from Harvard University...
Beijing newspaper tackles summer problem - topless men

...Tuesday, Xinhua's English-language service ran an article about shirtlessness, slipping in boilerplate from a social scientist about "the importance of image-building for Beijing as the city prepared to host the 2008 Olympic Games." Beijing...
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'Biopiracy' clash puts end to Mexico research project authorities in ethnobotany, the study of how people make use of plants. He is the only University of Georgia social scientist with membership in the prestigious national Academy of Sciences. The Berlins, who have been working in Chiapas...
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Kent: Ga. legislature notes; a parking question

...decide whether "bias or prejudice" was a motive for a crime -- which would mean extra penalties. Distinguished social scientist Dr. James Q. Wilson puts this in perspective with a useful bit of cloning. He has taken Buford Furrow Jr., the...
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From 'Man from Hope' to medicine

...Agenda, a nonpartisan, nonprofit public opinion research and education organization based in New York and founded by social scientist Daniel Yankelovich and former secretary of state Cyrus Vance. Tuchman's limited experience was enough to get him...
Parents need to overcome Internet fears

...thinking about these kids and the world they will inherit. "This is radical stuff," says Tapscott, a Canadian social scientist who is also a corporate consultant on information systems. This is his third book predicting how technology will...
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