Segregation based on country of origin and social disadvantage is often automatically seen as problematic, even though many households seek out a degree of homogeneity in their living environment. In his valedictory ...
22 Oct 2019
Alexis de Tocqueville, A Critical Appraisal by Jan Breman
Alexis de Tocqueville (1805-1859) was a French diplomat, political scientist and historian. He is best known for his works Democracy in America and The Old Regime and the Revolution.
25 Oct 2019
Truth in Science
In his valedictory lecture, Michiel van der Klis will explore why we find it so hard to face the truth as humans, and how science helps us to overcome this. He will focus on the counter-intuitive reality that the ...
19 Nov 2019
Perceiving and Interacting with Algorithms and Bots: Psychological Mechanisms that Predict User Experience of Human-AI Interaction (HAII)
This keynote lecture in the RPA Communication Lecture Series is being given by Professor S. Shyam Sundar, the James P. Jimirro Professor of Media Effects and founding director of the Media Effects Research Laboratory ...