Humanities

Religions - Jan 7
A visit by the Pope can renew sufficient religious observance among Italian women to withhold sex from their partners for more than a year afterwards, a new University of Sussex study shows. Papal visits to Italian provinces lead to a subsequent decrease in abortions of up to 20% with its impact felt for up to 14 months after, new research by economists Dr Vikram Pathania and Dr Egidio Farina has revealed.
History - Dec 19, 2019
History

Scientists from the University of Bristol and the British Museum, in collaboration with Oxford Archaeology East and Canterbury Archaeological Trust, have, for the first time, identified the use of

Music - Oct 30, 2019

The human brain can recognise a familiar song within 100 to 300 milliseconds, highlighting the deep hold favourite tunes have on our memory, a UCL study finds. Anecdotally the ability to recall popular songs is exemplified in game shows such as 'Name That Tune', where contestants can often identify a piece of music in just a few seconds.

Law - Nov 5, 2019

Nearly half (45%) of in-house lawyers have been asked to advise on an action with debatable ethics, according to research by UCL. The research, published in a new report ' Which way is the wind blowing? Understanding the moral compass of in-house legal counsel' also found that 39% of in-house lawyers had been asked to advise on something which was potentially illegal.

Music - Oct 23, 2019

A study of the genetic make-up of zebrafish has provided brand new insights into the cause of congenital hearing disorders in humans. A team including scientists from Cardiff University has identified how specific genes can dictate the patterns of the tiny cells - so-called hair cells - within our ears that allow us to hear and process sounds.

Currently 49 jobs in fields Law, Linguistics/Literature, History/Archeology, Media, Art and Design, Philosophy, Religions, Music.
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Philosophy - 17.01
Associate Professorship or Professorship in Philosophy University of Oxford
History/Archeology - 17.01
Associate Professor of Cognitive Archaeology University of Oxford
Law - 19.12.2019
Professor of Law University of Southampton
Law - 19.12.2019
Associate Professor in Law University of Southampton
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