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Monday, July 3, 2017 - 15:13

Special Issue on Eldercare: Call for Proposals
Journal of Business and Psychology
Proposals due August 31, 2017

Friday, June 30, 2017 - 17:31

Call for Abstracts: Social Work & Society Special Issue
Early Education and Child Care: Policy, Practice, and Scholarship

Editors: Corey Shdaimah (University of Maryland), Linda Houser (Widener University), and Jessica M. Kahn (Lehman College/City University of New York)

Thursday, June 29, 2017 - 12:15

The 8th edition of The Economics of Women, Men, and Work (Oxford University Press) by Francine D. Blau and Anne E. Winkler is coming out in July 2017.   

Thursday, June 29, 2017 - 10:16

Father’s Day may have come and gone, but the question of working fathers remains as intractable as ever. This once invisible group (“working father” was pretty much redundant 50 years ago) is now the stuff of cute commercials and rom-coms, but there remains a tremendous disconnect between what we say, as a society, and what we do.

Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - 14:09

Our next generation of brilliant researchers is facing a challenge that their institutions are ill equipped to address–parenthood.

Tuesday, June 27, 2017 - 15:53

For today’s workers, there is hope that a disruption in workday hours may be on the horizon. According to research, the average worker is productive for almost three hours when committed to an 8-hour day. A wide variety of unproductive activities disrupt workers’ concentration levels. These include smoking breaks, visiting social media sites, making food at work, eating, reading news websites, searching for jobs and more.

Tuesday, June 27, 2017 - 15:08

According to Global Health Advances in Health and Medicine, integrative medicine is a care approach that puts the patient at the center and addresses the full range of physical, emotional, mental, social, spiritual and environmental influences that affect a person’s health.

Tuesday, June 27, 2017 - 13:36
Monday, June 26, 2017 - 17:30

The number of cyber attacks targeting critical infrastructures increased from 245 episodes in 2014 to 295 episodes in 2015, or 20 percent year over year, according to a 2015 report by the Industrial Control Systems Cyber Emergency Response Team (ICS-CERT).

Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 18:31

Pay-for-success (PFS) contracts, also called social impact bonds, have shown a significant impact on how consumers enjoy human services. PFS is an innovative type of financing model that many private investors find attractive and is now gaining wider acceptance among specialists in the counseling industry.