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S3E07: In Defense of Researcher Degrees of Freedom

Quantitude - October 19, 2021 03:00 - 58 minutes ★★★★★ - 133 ratings
In this episode, Greg and Patrick discuss the many places where researchers make decisions throughout the research process, and they weigh the pros and cons of those researchers having such decision-making freedom. Along the way, they also mention Lucky Charms, frozen waffles for dinner, the fif...

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Episode 9 - Marco (5olid5nake)

Psyched To Be With You - October 18, 2021 23:00 - 1 hour
The seventh episode of "Psyched to be with you" the Talkshow part of Blind Psyche. I spoke all things software engineering, football (LFC), the importance of video games – Metal Gear Solid and what it’s like to be a mod in an active Twitch Community PLUS much more! With this episode’s special g...

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October 18, 2021 - Jane McAlevey | Brian Concannon | Cas Mudde

Background Briefing with Ian Masters - October 18, 2021 21:53 ★★★★★ - 443 ratings
Labor Fights Back Against Inequality With 176 Strikes Launched So Far This Year | As Haiti Collapses, Kidnapping and Extortion Now Claims U.S. Missionaries | Inside the Far-Right International Network Ted Cruz and Tucker Carlson Are Embracing

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28: Factor in the Coopetition

Pants in the Boot - October 18, 2021 20:01 - 21 minutes ★★★★ - 4 ratings
Now for the most exciting of all topics: real-estate ownership! Americans try to explain condos and coops, Scots tell us about mysterious “factors” and trying to talk your neighbo(u)rs into things like spending huge sums to repair holes in the floor, and our New Zealand correspondent brings up…BO...

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Where AI Teases the Business Games Concept | Business Games Trailer

Business Games - October 18, 2021 17:00 - 4 minutes
A trailer for Business Games: an educational podcast + newsletter series where we apply game theory to business, to help you make better decisions under uncertainty. Plus, nice music and a smile 😊 And yes, all decisions are made under uncertainty. All the interesting ones, anyway. Less so for che...

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#016 - Aggression with Dr. Brad Bushman

Why Do We Do That? - October 18, 2021 16:50 - 57 minutes
In this episode of the podcast, Dr. Ryan Moyer speaks with aggression expert, Dr. Brad Bushman about which types of people are prone to aggression, how violent media and the presence of guns can influence aggressive behavior, why purging your anger is a bad idea, and some helpful ways to manage ...

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S2-E11 Theories of Mostly Dead Men

Complexity Unpacked - October 18, 2021 15:57 - 50 minutes
Part 11 of the Ethics Unpacked Series. In this episode I provide a broad overview of the first half of the Ethics Unpacked course. It is based on the topic handouts and my classroom lectures. It is not meant to be comprehensive but rather a sweeping overview to highlight the key points.

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S2-E10 Social Contract Theory

Complexity Unpacked - October 18, 2021 15:50 - 25 minutes
Part 10 of the Ethics Unpacked Series. In this episode we will briefly unpack Social Contract Theory as presented by Thomas Hobbes, John Locke, Jean-Jacques Rousseau and John Rawls.

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Witch, Please

BSP: Believer Skeptic Podcast - October 18, 2021 13:00 - 52 minutes ★★★★★ - 96 ratings
In this Halloween episode, Cody and Chris go all OG and dive into witches, and it’s super fascinating. First, Cody talks about Mother Shipton, the female Nostradamus who could cause chamber pots to empty on men’s heads. Then, Chris shares a story (from an old book he loved) about a man who takes ...

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Personality Hacker Podcast - October 18, 2021 12:00 ★★★★★ - 1.6K ratings
In this episode, Joel and Antonia talk about the Persona masks that we all wear and how it relates to our ego, shadow, Self, and personality type.  

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No More Games

Pure Blood Rising - October 18, 2021 10:07 - 38 minutes
Opening with a sound sample from Skillet - Surviving The Game. Great song! We go over some updates on Australian issues concerning Digital ID implantation and chains social credit score. As always thanks for listening and I hope nothing but the best for you and yours! Stay strong PUREBLOODS!

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Research Methods: Research Models - A Double Mediation Model

Management Research - October 18, 2021 08:54 - 4 minutes
The double mediation model is a more complex version of the simple mediation model. In this model, you ask yourself the question "why?" twice. The double mediation model gives deeper into the nature of the hypothesised relationship. Yet, it requires also a deeper theoretical analysis as well as ...

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Our Unconscious Implicit Biases

Your Brain Uncovered with Aya Tarabeine - October 18, 2021 08:00 - 11 minutes
A bias is a preference for or against an individual or a group of people. Implicit biases specifically are sneaky and hard to spot. The bright side is that these unconscious assumptions and attitudes can be dealt with, as doing the right internal work will undoubtedly enable us to spark change f...

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Seen and Heard - October 18, 2021 08:00 - 38 minutes
Shrounda Selivanoff takes us on a journey from childhood to motherhood, including a head-on collision with the child welfare system. Hear from Shrounda on how being seen and acknowledged for who she was changed her life forever. Shrounda is a passionate mother, kinship caregiver, and parent ally...

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Kemi Adeyemi et al., "Queer Nightlife" (U Michigan Press, 2021)

New Books in Sex, Sexuality, and Sex Work - October 18, 2021 08:00 - 53 minutes ★★★★★ - 1 rating
The mass shooting at a queer Latin Night in Orlando in July 2016 sparked a public conversation about access to pleasure and selfhood within conditions of colonization, violence, and negation. Queer Nightlife (U Michigan Press, 2021) joins this conversation by centering queer and trans people of c...

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How to Write a Better Book: The Minority-Serving Institution Virtual Book Workshop Project

New Books in Education - October 18, 2021 08:00 - 26 minutes ★★★★★ - 11 ratings
Book workshops produce great books, but too few scholars have access to the resources needed to organize and execute one, especially scholars at Historically Black Colleges and Universities, Hispanic Serving Institutions, Asian American and Pacific Islander Serving Institutions, and Tribal Colleg...

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Psychogenic Illness w/ Suzanne O'Sullivan

Talk Nerdy with Cara Santa Maria - October 18, 2021 07:36 - 1 hour ★★★★★ - 863 ratings
Cara Santa Maria is a science communicator, television host, producer, and journalist. She is excited to present "Talk Nerdy," a place for conversations with interesting people about interesting topics.

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Minority Stress

POD Rainbow Science - October 18, 2021 07:00 - 21 minutes
PRS#9: Minority Stress Members of the rainbow community experience mental and physical adversities significantly more often compared to their straight counterparts. In this episode, I’m talking about minority stress – the conceptual framework that helps to explain discrepancy in mental health b...

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S2-E9 - Deontology

Complexity Unpacked - October 18, 2021 06:56 - 8 minutes
Part 9 of my Ethics Unpacked Series. In this episode we very briefly unpack the deontological theory of Immanuel Kant.

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S2-E8 - Consequentialist Theory

Complexity Unpacked - October 18, 2021 06:53 - 11 minutes
Part 8 of my Ethics Unpacked Series. In this episode we briefly unpack the most enduring of the consequentialist theories, Utilitarianism as posited by Jeremy Bentham and John Stuart Mills.

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S2-E7 - Virtue Based Ethics

Complexity Unpacked - October 18, 2021 06:49 - 11 minutes
Part 7 of my Ethics Unpacked Series. In this episode we unpack two views on Virtue Based Ethics, one by Aristotle and the other by Confucius.

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S2-E6 - Divine Command Theory & Natural Law

Complexity Unpacked - October 18, 2021 06:46 - 4 minutes
Part 6 of my Ethics Unpacked Series. In this episode we briefly unpack Divine Command Theory and Natural Law as posited by Thomas Aquinas.

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S2-E5 - Moral Development & Neutralization

Complexity Unpacked - October 18, 2021 06:42 - 17 minutes
Part 5 of my Ethics Unpacked Series. In this episode we briefly unpack Kohlberg’s Theory of Moral Development. We also preview Sykes and Matza’s Drift Theory known more commonly as the Techniques of Neutralization.

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S2-E4 - Good and Evil & Subcultures

Complexity Unpacked - October 18, 2021 06:38 - 16 minutes
Part 4 of my Ethics Unpacked Series

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S2-E3 - Barriers to Ethical Thinking

Complexity Unpacked - October 18, 2021 06:36 - 6 minutes
Part 3 of my Ethics Unpacked Series

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S2-E2 - Laws and Morality

Complexity Unpacked - October 18, 2021 06:30 - 11 minutes
Part 2 of my Ethics Unpacked Series

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S2-E1 - Introduction to Ethics

Complexity Unpacked - October 18, 2021 06:27 - 13 minutes
Part 1 of my Ethics Unpacked Series.

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Drinking Issues

Vet with a Mic - October 18, 2021 04:00 - 15 minutes
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Episode 200

Sword and Scale - October 18, 2021 03:00 - 54 minutes ★★★★ - 57.8K ratings
Raised in Pittsburgh, home of the Steelers, Andrea Curry Demus should have had a great life in a city rated “most livable;” but Andrea didn’t have a lot of money and she wasn’t very smart. All she wanted was a family and children, but she was now in her late thirties and time was almost...