Sociologist Sandrine Malarde has devoted her master’s studies to the phenomenon of Hasidic Jews leaving their community. She has just published a new French-language book, La vie secrète des hassidim.
As part of his PhD, Vincent Denault explores why witnesses lie in court.
A group of international researchers has set up a website where soccer fans can vote for their favourite player. The goal: to learn more about how various voting processes work around the world.
A favourite mode of urban transit in Vietnam's capital, independently owned "moto-taxis" are now getting a run for their money from Uber and other foreign companies.
A new study suggests that children exposed to secondhand smoke at home are more likely to be antiscocial, aggressive, have trouble at school and, in some cases, will eventually drop out.
This major event will bring together some 600 decision-makers from international governmental, university, college and business organizations.
Tomás Dorta, a professor at the School of Design, studied the reactions of research subjects immersed in two types of virtual environments.
The more a man adheres to rape culture, the more he is likely to use coercive measures to have sex with a woman, whether or not he has consumed alcohol.
Young children who watch too much television are at risk of victimization, social isolation and adopting violent and antisocial behaviour toward other students at age 13.
Impulsive children raised in caring families drink less during adolescence.