My professor got back from teaching a course in Portugal and now I’m writing like mad (pun intended)! We’re working on putting together an article for the ADA edition of Disability Studies Quarterly. 230 more words
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I do statistical physics … and work on stochastic phenomena … and population cycles and population dynamics in general … are stochastic phenomena!
Moreover: the variuos types of species coexistence are studied by spatial structured (lattice or networks) models. 25 more words
I will be presenting a keynote in YTP2014 (Yhdistetyt tietojenkäsittelyn päivät / The Federated Computer Science Event of Finland) in Tuesday, 3 June 2014. My talk is titled “The Multidisciplinary Study of Games: An Academic Discipline, or A Research Field without an Identity?” and I will be discussing some of the findings from my earlier, sociology of knowledge style work, as well as touching upon some of the interesting themes discussed in the Critical Evaluation of Game Studies seminar in April. 9 more words
Claire Jowitt and John McAleer introduce their new book series Maritime Humanities 1400‒1800: Cultures of the Sea
‘… whosoever commands the trade of the world commands the riches of the world .’ (Sir Walter Ralegh)
So wrote Ralegh, probably from his quarters in the Tower of London during his admittedly luxurious incarceration there after spectacularly falling out of royal favour (he was condemned for treason in 1603, but reprieved from execution and lived, legally dead, in the Bloody Tower for many years).678 more words