Expert Statement: The Social Sciences and the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Disciplines in Ireland13 December 2018
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This Expert Statement outlines the relationship between the STEM disciplines and the social sciences in Ireland through an analysis of the sites of collaboration, opportunities and challenges, and policy initiatives.
One of the conclusions in the document finds that the active collaboration and deep engagement of the social sciences and STEM results in technological solutions to complex problems that are innovative, responsible and responsive to citizens, culturally situated and appropriate. The social sciences, in partnership with STEM, are ideally placed to help us create such a future.
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