The Campaign for Social Science was launched to raise the profile of social science in the public, media and Parliament

Our activities include lobbying government, organising events, promoting social sciences in the media and monitoring the health of academia in the UK.

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‘Glass half-full’ for social science, Campaign Annual Lecture hears

LSE Director Craig Calhoun told the Campaign for Social Science’s 2014 Annual Lecture that the ‘glass was half full’ for social science in the UK, as it had great influence on our society but also faced important challenges. Read more …

Dr Sarah Main with Professor James Wilsdon

Joint seminar held with the Campaign for Science and Engineering

In partnership with the Campaign for Science and Engineering (CaSE), the Campaign for Social Science hosted an expert seminar to inform its upcoming pre-election report. Read more …

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Have your say – online database of government consultations launched

The Campaign for Social Science has launched an online ‘Policy Monitor’ searchable index of official consultations on a wide range of issues of importance to our society. Read more …

High Emotional Intelligence linked with more delinquency among young women according to study - what do you think?

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  • Interview with Professor Craig Calhoun

An interview with Professor Craig Calhoun, Director of the LSE