EVENT: Methodological Innovation in Mental Health and Wellbeing Research

Posted on September 29, 2014 by Martin Weinel

16 October 2014, 12.30pm – 5pm, Glamorgan Building, Cardiff The event is free but please register! With funding provided by Cardiff’s University Graduate College, this half-day event will present methodological developments on the cutting edge of Mental Health and Wellbeing research. Mental Health and Wellbeing research encompasses a large and varied body of research. It Read moreabout EVENT: Methodological Innovation in Mental Health and Wellbeing Research

4S Conference (Buenos Aires)

Posted on September 18, 2014 by Robert Evans

A brief and belated report on the multi-lingual 4S conference in Buenos Aires. The conference was a great success that revealed both the diversity of views within STS and the common themes that unite it. Rob Evans, Martin Weinel and Nicky Priaulx presented their papers in an eclectic but well-attended session that also included papers Read moreabout 4S Conference (Buenos Aires)

New Paper on Moral Expertise published

Posted on August 11, 2014 by Martin Weinel

An article co-authored by Nicky Priaulx (Cardiff Law School, Cardiff University), Anthony Wrigley (Centre for Law, Ethics and Society, Keele University) and Martin Weinel (Centre for Knowledge Expertise Science, Cardiff University) has been published in Health Care Analysis. You can access the article here Abstract We argue that the way in which the concept of Read moreabout New Paper on Moral Expertise published

ESRC Methods Festival

Posted on July 11, 2014 by Robert Evans

On Wed 9 July, the IMGAME project was at the NCRM Research Methods Festival. We had a session devoted to Imitation Game research, which included: a introduction to the Imitation Game method by Harry Collins a live demonstration of the Imitation Game in which we completed two rounds of questions and were able to show Read moreabout ESRC Methods Festival


Posted on July 10, 2014 by Robert Evans

This year’s SEESHOP was held in Waterloo, Ontario from 9 to 12 June. Like SEESHOP 7, it was co-located with the annual meetings of SRPoiSE and the STIR Project. A full programme is available from the Communities of Integration website. The SEESHOP programme was one of the best we have had and contained a wide Read moreabout SEESHOP8

The Imitation Game Demonstration Video

Posted on June 3, 2014 by Jennifer Lyttleton-Smith

A basic introduction to the process behind The Imitation Game – please note that it is incomplete and a more comprehensive video with more detail is being produced.

Budapest Fieldwork and LO Workshop

Posted on May 30, 2014 by Robert Evans

Budapest Fieldwork and LO Workshop Earlier this month, the IMGAME team spent a very pleasant, if rather hectic, week in Budapest. Over the course of six days, we managed to run two Step One sessions and also collected data from nearly 800 Step Two participants. We also had a very successful LO workshop and gave Read moreabout Budapest Fieldwork and LO Workshop

Experimental Social Science Workshop

Posted on May 9, 2014 by Robert Evans

On Monday 28 April Rob Evans and Martin Weinel were in Helsinki at the Experimental Social Science workshop organised by Professor Petri Ylikoski of Helsinki University. The workshop explored the different ways in which experimental approaches are being used within the social sciences. This diversity was nicely illustrated by the three presentations that made up Read moreabout Experimental Social Science Workshop

New Imitation Game Paper

Posted on May 2, 2014 by Robert Evans

Rik Wehrens, one of the local organisers on the IMGAME project, has just had a paper published based on his own Imitation Game research. The paper examines the use of the Imitation Game to research patient-provider communication in the care of patients with chronic illness. The paper is published in Health Care Analysis and is Read moreabout New Imitation Game Paper