27 May 2015News
Spring Meeting: Social Inequality, Cohesion and Solidarity
Het From May 28-30, the Department of Sociology at TSB is proud to host the Spring Meeting of the Research Committee on Social Stratification and Mobility of the International Sociological Association (ISA).
20 May 2015News
Social Sciences and Humanities stijgen op CWTS Leiden Ranking
Op de CWTS Leiden Ranking 2015, die op woensdag 20 mei is gepubliceerd op www.leidenranking.com, is Tilburg University in de ranking voor Social Sciences and Humanities gestegen naar de 125e positie. Deze categorie is nieuw in de editie van 2015. In de ranking van 2014 behaalde de universiteit nog een 200e plaats in de categorie Social Sciences.
08 May 2015Direct link
Low blood pressure responses to mental stress increase risk of mortality in heart failure patients
Mental stress among heart failure patients led to a significant increase in heart rate and diastolic and systolic blood pressure in a study of patients who prepared and gave a speech about their personal strengths and weaknesses. Read more
13 Apr 2015News
Under Observation: Conference on data technology in healthcare
e-Health and digital surveillance is this year's topic of the bi-annual multidisciplinary conference TILTing Perspectives on Technology Regulation, organized by the Tilburg Institute for Law, Technology, and Society (TILT). This conference aims to inspire cross-fertilization and bring new insights into the legal, ethical and social meanings of being ‘under observation’. Read more
07 Apr 2015News
Marco Tamietto to spend six months at Oxford University
Marco Tamietto will spend six months at the University of Oxford, Department of Experimental Psychology, to investigate the neural correlates of non-conscious emotion perception in patients with cortical blindness and "blindsight". Read more