Killick, L., Hall, H., Duff, A. & Deakin, M. (2016). The census as an information source in public policy-making. Journal of Information Science. 42(3), 386-395. doi:10.1177/0165551516628471. ISSN 0165-5515
This paper provides an assessment of the value of national population censuses as information sources with specific reference to
UK census data and its use in policy-making. M...
Killick, L., Duff, A., Hall, H. & Deakin, M. (2015). Power to the Population? The Population Census under Review.
Many regard the population census as the backbone of national statistics. It is also
regarded as a national institution; a data source held in high regard by the academic,
Killick, L., Duff, A., Deakin, M. & Hall, H. The role of the census in public policy-making: information practices of policy makers.. Paper presented at Information: interactions and impact (i3) 2015, Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen, Scotland. (Unpublished)
This paper considers the role of the census in public policy-making with reference to the information practices of policy makers. It draws on empirical work conducted for a re...
18 May 2016
The June 2016 issue of Journal of Information Science (volume 42, issue 3) has just been published. This is a special issue of the journal that comprises twelve articles devel...
25 May 2016
25 May 2016
Professor Alistair Duff gave a public lecture on privacy, Tuesday 24 May 2016, as part of Edinburgh Napier University's School of Arts and Creative Industries Degree Show Exhi...