Social Sciences Podcasts
The Psychology In Seattle Podcast has been producing weekly podcasts about psychology and psychotherapy since 2008. We have around 40,000 dedicated, weekly listeners. The host, Dr. Kirk Honda, is a licensed therapist, a professor, and Chair of the Couple and Family Therapy Program at Antioch University Seattle. Co-host Humberto provides the layperson's voice. The podcasts are an entertaining mix of seriousness and silliness. The podcast is available on iTunes, YouTube, and PsychologyInSeattle.com.
By Psychology in Seattle
Die Gesellschaft ist gespalten, der politische Hass wächst, die Gewalt eskaliert. Können wir gar nichts tun? Doch, können wir! Dieser Podcast erzählt von Lösungen, die anderswo schon funktionieren.
By Bastian Berbner, Ole Pflüger, Alexandra Rojkov
Evidence Squared explores the science of science communication, the evidence into talking about evidence. Co-hosts are John Cook, a cognitive scientist at the Center for Climate Change Communication and Peter Jacobs, a PhD student studying climate and its impacts at George Mason University.
By John Cook, Peter Jacobs
Crime Bites is a weekly podcast created and hosted by criminologist Dr Elizabeth Yardley. Crime Bites draws on ideas from criminology to shed new light on crime cases and issues. Each week we either cover a crime case study, talk to a criminologist about their work or discuss a crime television programme.
By Crime Bites
Why are some countries rich and others poor? This is a fundamental question of economics that has life and death implications for those involved. Taught by prominent economists Tyler Cowen and Alex Tabarrok of Marginal Revolution and George Mason University, this course will cover the theory and empirics and history for the economic growth of developing nations. The course is divided up into "bite-size" chunks (average 5 minutes) that you can listen to at your leisure. Ask questions, chat with the professors and earn a certificate at http://mruniversity.com.
By Tyler Cowen and Alex Tabarrok
<p>Obscura: A True Crime Podcast is a podcast about shining a spotlight on the darker things in life. It's a podcast that takes a narrative approach to covering true stories. We cover murders, mysteries, missing persons, and more. We cover terrible acts in unflinching detail. Listener discretion is advised.</p>