Expert opinions cover James Bond, sexual harassment in the media, kindness, science diplomacy and 'the beautiful game'

Posted by ap507 at Nov 13, 2017 02:56 PM |
The Conversation and Think: Leicester talking points: a range of topical issues recently tackled by academics 1 - 15 November

In an article for The Conversation, Professor Martin Parker from our School of Business has discussed how over the years James Bond has gradually become an employee who is critical of the means and ends of the organisation that he works for.

In an article for The Conversation, Dr Kaitlynn Mendes from our School of Media, Communication and Sociology outlines five ways sexual harassment has been minimised in popular culture over the past few weeks, with explanations about why they are not ok.

In an article for The Conversation, Eva Krockow, Andrew M Colman and Briony Pulford from our Department of Neuroscience, Psychology and Behaviour have outlined how acts of kindness not only improve overall societal welfare, but also make altruists feel good.

PhD student Emme Ledgerwood from our School of History, Politics and International Relations has written an article for the British Library on World Science Day for Peace and Development.

John Williams from our School of Media, Communications and Sociology, has written an article for Think: Leicester discussing tomorrow's (14 November) England V Brazil match and the waning attraction of international football.