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Jana Bacevic

Jana Bacevic is Assistant Professor of Sociology at Durham University and author of a number of articles on the politics of knowledge, prediction, and the social sciences.

Articles

Despite debates about scientific certainty, we do not need 100 percent consensus on a scientific claim to accept it as true. 

Jana Bacevic, Peter Vickers

Forum Responses

Why do we fail to predict—and even more importantly, prevent—social and political crises?
Jana Bacevic

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