Among the fundamental questions we address are: how can we conceptualise the objects of enquiry? How do we know them? and what does it mean to know them? These questions – of description, explanation and analysis – matter across disciplines, and provide a focus for interdisciplinary collaboration.
Diversity and Performance: Networks of Cognition in Markets and Teams
Brazil-UK collaboration on leveraging crowdsourced and sensor data to support decision-making towards urban resilience
Performances of Value
What’s valuable? This question – whether at the personal, organizational, or societal level – is increasingly being answered through various forms of competition. The international network we propose will examine such questions in a series of workshops and public debates.Find out more...
Order and Continuity
This ESRC project asks, what trust we can place in the use of practices of sorting, naming, numbering, and calculating as they are brought together by commercial, government and other agencies in ‘method assemblages'.Find out more...
Creative temporal costings
This project investigates the value(s) of creative collaborative exchange through creative collaborative exchange. Put another way, it takes collaborative exchange as both the means and object of study.Find out more...
Issue Mapping Online
A framework and online repository for Species Distribution Modelling that enables research to be more accessible, modifiable, extensible, repeatable, reproducible, reusable and shareable.Find out more...
Interrogating the Dashboard
The project runs from September 2014 to March 2016 and is set to explore the role played by dashboards in allowing individuals and institutions to interact with and act upon Big Data in organisational and everyday contexts.Find out more...
Charting The Digital
Complexity and Method in the Social Sciences
This ESRC funded seminar series is a collaboration between the University of Warwick (U.K.), Durham University (U.K.) and Kent State University (U.S.) aimed at building and extending collaborations to create an interdisciplinary, international network of scholars to work on the methodological challenges of applying complexity to social science research problems.Find out more...