Sociological interpretation of COVID-19, food for thought on modern societies

Translated by Margot Daniele, proofread by Célia Courteix During the COVID-19 crisis, which is described as exceptional, expertise abounds. There are doctors, infectious disease specialists, epidemiologists, politicians, etc… But there are no, or little, human and social sciences on the horizon. Yet, this global pandemic provides a rich basis to reflect upon our modern societies. […]

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Criminology: nascent science of crimes and criminals

Translated by Natacha Perrin, proofread by Niki SO and Guéric Cardet Delinquency is a dominating concern in modern societies. Government policies face it with more or less assertiveness. Criminology is a discipline relatively new that might enlighten decision-makers in the political and professional spheres about facing issues such as delinquency and criminality. According to sociologist […]

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