Thursday, February 08, 2007

Links ...

  1. Kieran Healy's mental model of bloggers.
  2. Death of sociology? "Sociology is academia’s Desdemona. You keep suffocating her, but she won’t give up the ghost."
  3. Andrew Leonard on how the neuroeconomists tackle the irrational.
  4. Did you know that Yale didn't have a well-defined tenure track for its junior faculty? Not any more, if these reforms are implemented.
  5. Nikhil Swaminathan on androstadienone, that special ingredient in male sweat which increases "positive mood, total physiological arousal and sexual arousal" in women.
  6. Is India's economy overheated? The Economist investigates.
  7. Just how much water is there in a TMCFT?