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Dissecting a giant: The commodification of rural China
2-November-2016

Rapid growth is causing unprecedented transformations in the social fabric and market structure of rural China, according to investigations conducted by researchers at the Singapore Management University (SMU).

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Contact: Office of Research Institution: Singapore Management University
 
It’s not always about the money
2-November-2016

In defamation cases, a researcher from Singapore Management University believes that a declaration of falsity should be one way for plaintiffs to clear their name.

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Contact: Office of Research Institution: Singapore Management University
 
Deconstructing chit chat
2-November-2016

Using mobile sensing technology, a researcher at the Singapore Management University (SMU) is studying how people communicate with each other.

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Contact: Office of Research Institution: Singapore Management University
 
Agents of Change
26-September-2016

People are influenced by their family, friends, colleagues and even strangers. This social sway can be measured by science, say researchers from Singapore Management University.

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Contact: Office of Research Institution: Singapore Management University
 
How the media portrayed the Taliban’s attack on Malala
24-September-2016

After the Taliban attempted to assassinate Malala Yousafzai, Pakistani newspapers used common language to describe the attack, which suggests the media has influence in changing social perceptions of the group, according to research published in the Pertanika Journal of Social Sciences and Humanities (JSSH).

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Contact: Dr Nayan KANWAL, FRSA, ABIM, AMIS, Ph.D. Institution: Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM)
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