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Sociable (social) science – crafting new relationships between research and government

Hepworth, Ben (2021) Sociable (social) science – crafting new relationships between research and government. Impact of Social Sciences Blog (23 Aug 2021). Blog Entry.

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The civil service represents a significant community of analysts and researchers, but their work can at times seem independent from that taking place within academia. Ben Hepworth describes how the UK’s Ministry of Justice has worked to reframe its relationship with external academics and how a more collaborative and co-productive approach has enabled the department to approach emerging challenges in innovative ways.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
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Additional Information: © 2021 The Author
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HM Sociology
H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
Date Deposited: 11 Oct 2021 13:00
Last Modified: 11 Oct 2021 13:00

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