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A special issue of the Journal draws on multi-disciplinary research from across the humanities and social sciences to explore aspects of climate activism.
Leaders in UK business and industry will discuss the role of corporate purpose in the future of business at a virtual event marking the launch of “Policy and Practice for Purposeful Business”, a new report by the British Academy.
The British Academy Book Prize, and international award worth £25,000, rewards and celebrates the best works of non-fiction that have contributed to public understanding of world cultures.
Policy specialists and academics in the humanities and social sciences highlight the role played by frequently overlooked forms of peace agreements in international peacebuilding.
The British Academy awards a selection of prizes and medals today for notable contributions to fields within the humanities and social sciences including Linguistics, Cultural History and Biblical Studies.
The British Academy has awarded funding to six new humanities and social sciences research projects examining issues related to “Ethical futures: realities, responsibilities and resourcefulness”
Responding to this year’s A level data, the new President of the British Academy, Julia Black, has welcomed the rising take-up of many SHAPE subjects but cautioned more work needs to be done to reverse the overall downwards trend seen in other subjects
The latest data on EU staff and students in Higher Education in the UK highlight the "unprecedented challenge" ahead if we are to continue to attract and retain such numbers in future as a non-EU member state, finds a new briefing by the British Academy
The British Academy has awarded Postdoctoral Fellowships to 45 outstanding early career academics at universities across the UK
The British Academy has elected 84 new Fellows in recognition of their outstanding contributions to the SHAPE subjects – the social sciences, humanities and the arts.
Professor Julia Black is today confirmed as the 30th President of the British Academy.
The British Academy welcomes the British Council’s annual Languages Trends report.
The British Academy, jointly with the University Council of Modern Languages, will next week convene a new Strategic Committee for Languages in Higher Education.
Knowledge exchange in the SHAPE disciplines – Social Sciences, Humanities & the Arts – brings significant social and economic benefits, which universities can capture through the Knowledge Exchange Framework (KEF), the British Academy says today in a new report
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