A new report by WISeR focuses on the key role of the humanities, arts and social sciences in tackling major social and economic challenges that face Australia. The report was prepared for the Department of Further Education, Employment, Science and Technology and calls for a collaborative approach across all disciplines to tackle complex problems in an innovative way.
The report, Connecting Ideas: Collaborative Innovation for a Complex World, is available from South Australian Policy Online.
Download an article about the report in The Advertiser, 'Helping People Embrace Change', by Lucy Hood, 22 June 2010.
Read an article about the new report by Associate Professor John Spoehr - Bridging Disciplinary Divides to Solve Complex Problems. The article was written for the Council for the Humanities, Art and Social Sciences.