Swancon 2016 @ Pan Pacific Hotel,

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Using theory to create imagined communities

From Saturday 10:30 until Saturday 11:00 (30 Minutes)

Participants: Cathy Cupitt

Tags: Does Not Need Moderator, presentation, Academic

In the academic world, theory and practice often seem to be two separate things. However, theory can inform practice by raising new possibilities that might otherwise not be considered. How can theoretical models can be used to explain and predict human behaviour in the context of student equity, and how could they be used to create similar models of behaviour for fictional civilizations? Full abstract is online at https://2016.swancon.com.au/content/article/60

South Ballroom (Large Panel Room)