18 September 2014
New blog on Policy-relevance and the responsibility of nuclear scholars written by Dr Benoit Pelopidas.
16 September 2014
Dr Benoit Pelopidas participates in a roundtable on "New International Nuclear History, International Organizations and the IAEA" in Vienna with Professor David Holloway (Stanford University), Professor Matthew Jones (London School of Economics) and Professor Sonja Schmid (Virginia Tech) on September 19, 2014.
15 September 2014
Drawing on the rapid rise of Private and Military Security Companies (PMSC) in recent years, this lecture focuses on the masculinity-security nexus in the case of private security contractors. In particular it considers the salience of identity work to contractors from the U.S and the UK, where security performance is theorised in terms of a dichotomised heuristic; low profile security work in the case of the British, and high profile in the case of the U.S.
10 September 2014
Professor Jeffrey Henderson was interviewed today (September 9th) on BBC Radio Sheffield. He spoke about the implications of the Scottish referendum for the North and other English regions.
9 September 2014
The Feminist & Women's Studies Association (FWSA) 2014 Conference: Rethinking Sisterhood - The Affective Politics of Women’s Relationships,co-organised by Dr Maud Perrier, will take place on Saturday 13th September 2014
8 September 2014
Dr Michael Naughton, Reader in Sociology and Law, has been quoted in an article by Paul Peachey in The Independent entitled "Legal eagles fighting wrongful convictions in the US are coming here."