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Fall 2019

Mondays 12:30 pm

SCANCOR (Ceras 123)


September 23

Introductions


September 30

Textbook working session


October 7

Valentina Goglio (presenter) and Paolo Parigi

Why should we get a Harvard professor to give a class in Greek philosophy? Resistance to MOOCs in the US Higher Education system


October 14

Christine Min Wotipka (presenter), Lisa Yiu, Joseph Svec, and Francisco Ramirez

The Status and Agency of Children in School Textbooks, 1970–2012: A Cross-National Analysis


October 21

Gabriela Gavrila, Lisa Overby and Francisco Ramirez

Performing Diversity: An Organizational Analysis


October 28

Seugah Lee (presenter) and Francisco Ramirez

Introduction to the new international dataset and preliminary hypotheses

 

Jared Furuta (presenter) and Francisco Ramirez

Updates on the founding dates of legal offices

 

Nadine Skinner and Francisco Ramirez (presenter)

Updates on the founding dates of development offices


November 4

Patricia Bromley (presenter) and Cristof Brandtner

Institutional change and the rise of win-win ideology in annual reports of US firms, 1960-2010


November 11

Dora Demszky (presenter), Lucy Li, Patricia Bromley and Dan Jurafsky

Content Analysis of Textbooks via Natural Language Processing: Novel Findings on Gender, Race, and Ethnicity in Texas US History Textbooks


November 18

Daniel Scott Smith

Cultural rationalization and the discursive expansion of the state in the long 19th century


November 25

No workshop

Thanksgiving


December 2

Nicole Philippczyck (presenter) and Simon Ortel

The adoption of mission statements in European universities


 

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