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704. Adapting Social Science Methods to Humanities Research

Tuesday, 6 January, 10:15–11:30 a.m., Liberty C, Sheraton

A special session

Presiding: Monica Bulger, Univ. of Oxford; Raymond G. Siemens, Univ. of Victoria

Speakers: James Kelley, Mississippi State Univ.; Eric Meyer, Univ. of Oxford; Lynne Siemens, Univ. of Victoria; Dana Solomon, Univ. of California, Santa Barbara; Lindsay Thomas, Univ. of California, Santa Barbara

For abstracts, visit www.oii.ox.ac.uk/research/projects/?id=58 after 1 Nov.

Session Description:

This roundtable draws on the expertise of literary scholars and social scientists to explore strategies to support the adoption of social science methodology in literary studies and other humanities research. The panelists represent different career stages and different levels of experience with social science methods to provide insight into the challenges and rewards of extending disciplinary practice.


Subject:

  • The Profession – Research and Bibliography

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