Recently, I happened upon a rather evocative paper written by Arizona State University professor Rose Weitz. The piece, included among others in a Medical Sociology textbook, described a patient-physician relationship between a mostly unconscious burn victim and his physician care team. 535 more words
Research about research? We are reblogging Facebook's official (and self-serving) statement in defense of its non-consensual and possibly unlawful research methods. Among other things, Facebook states that "our own research ... indicat[es] that people respond positively to positive posts from their friends." Duh? Aren't these research results trivial or obvious?