Sep 27, 2017
Climate change and other environmental problems are complex and difficult to address. So how are policymakers tackling these issues? One way is through systems modeling.
In this episode, we chat with Todd BenDor, an environmental planner and professor who applies systems thinking in his work.
Sep 13, 2017
Researchers tend to emphasize nuance and subtleties. Duke University sociology professor Kieran Healy worries about this emphasis. In this episode, Dr. Healy shares why seeking nuances often serves as a trap and can hinder theory development, and what it means for social research.