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Unraveling the Cycling City

Obscured by its apparent simplicity, cycling is a complex phenomenon. Being an almost perfect human-...

Understanding Violence

We are so pleased to have you join us as we investigate this crucial topic. Violence is a leading ca...

The Social Context of Mental Health and Illness

Learn how social factors promote mental health, influence the onset and course of mental illness, an...

The Modern World, Part Two: Global History since 1910

This is a survey of modern history from a global perspective. Part Two begins early in the twentieth...

The Modern World, Part One: Global History from 1760 to 1910

This is a survey of modern history from a global perspective. Part One begins with the political and...

The Changing Global Order

How are international power relations changing and how can global peace and stability be maintained?...

Terrorism and Counterterrorism: Comparing Theory and Practice

Terrorism has arguably been one of the defining factors of our age. It frequently makes headlines, t...

Studying Cities: Social Science Methods for Urban Research

Welcome! Are you looking to learn more about how to conduct scientific research, specifically in an...

Sports and Society

Sports play a giant role in contemporary society worldwide. But few of us pause to think about the l...

Smart Cities – Management of Smart Urban Infrastructures

Learn about Smart Cities within the context of management of urban infrastructures. The introduction...

Security & Safety Challenges in a Globalized World

Security and safety challenges rank among the most pressing issues of modern times. Challenges such...

Refugees in the 21st Century

This MOOC provides insight into the refugee phenomenon as one of the most complex, compelling and (a...

Reducing Gun Violence in America: Evidence for Change

Reducing Gun Violence in America: Evidence for Change is designed to provide learners with the best...

Qualitative Research Methods

In this course you will be introduced to the basic ideas behind the qualitative research in social s...

Qualitative Comparative Analysis (QCA)

Welcome to this massive open online course (MOOC) about Qualitative Comparative Analysis (QCA). Plea...

New Approaches to Countering Terror: Countering Violent Extremism

The “New Approaches to Countering Terror: Countering Violent Extremism” course offered by the Nation...

Migrations internationales : un enjeu mondial

Description du cours Le monde bouge, mais les opinions et les gouvernements ne sont pas tous prêts à...

Media ethics & governance

Media Ethics and Governance About this course: This course explores some of the basic theories, mode...

Management of Urban Infrastructures – part 1

Sustainability, Resilience and Efficiency are fundamental considerations for city managers in managi...

La Philanthropie : Comprendre et Agir

Littéralement « amour de l’humanité », la philanthropie désigne aujourd’hui l'ensemble des dons libr...