Designed for various levels of faculty and students, these engaging webinars will help you learn more about our authors, textbooks, and initiatives. SAGE talks webinars offer you the opportunity to closely interact with authors as they explore some of today's top trends and discussions within the worlds of Social, Behavioral, and Health Sciences.
Text mining refers to digital social research methods that involve the collection and analysis of unstructured textual data, generally from internet-based sources such as social media and digital archives. In this webinar, Gabe Ignatow and Rada Mihalcea will discuss the fundamentals of text mining for social scientists, covering topics including research design, research ethics, Natural Language Processing, the intersection of text mining and text analysis, and tips on teaching text mining to social science students.
Date: Thursday, April 19, 2018
Time: 10am Pacific
Whether you’ve been teaching psychology for years or are nervous and new, you’re interested in ways to make students love it. Dr. Wind Goodfriend is an award-winning teacher and the author of an innovative new textbook that teaches social psychology from an engaging and applied perspective. Join her in discussing three specific ways that you can galvanize the strength of your own psychology classroom: a story-telling approach, tenacious research methods, and popular culture.
Date: Wednesday, May 2, 2018
Time: 12:00 pm -1:00 pm Pacific