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Society Now issue 32

Autumn issue of Society Now, the Economic and Social Research Council’s (ESRC) regular magazine which showcases the impact of the social science research we fund.



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This issue looks at how the Green Great Britain Week promotes the new clean growth strategy and celebrates the opportunities available. Engineer turned social scientist Professor Nigel Gilbert explains how social sciences contribute to our understanding of engineering and manufacturing. Features examine how employers can improve the wellbeing of their employees, and how practices and policies need to change to ensure all children have a positive start to school.

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