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Latest Report from the Public Spirit Project

9 October 2014

Building the Bridge: Muslim community engagement in Bristol

Dr Benoit Pelopidas and the Centre for International Security and Cooperation

7 October 2014

Dr Benoit Pelopidas, lecturer in International Relations in SPAIS has been reappointed as an affiliate of the Center for International Security and Cooperation (CISAC) at Stanford University.

GIC Director Prof Tim Edmunds interviewed by Radio France Internationale on the future of NATO

3 October 2014

Professor Tim Edmunds was interviewed on French radio to give his views on the future of NATO.

From Unimaginable Horrors to Unimaginable Future

29 September 2014

Hyppolite Ntigurirwa begins a Masters in Sociology next week. Read about his unbelievable journey from surviving the Rwandan genocide 20 years ago to studying in Bristol

SPAIS to host IAS visiting professor Joseph P. Masco for project on ‘Planetary Security’

25 September 2014

The School of Sociology, Politics and International Studies is delighted to host the visit of Joseph P. Masco, Professor of Anthropology and the Social Sciences, University of Chicago, for the period of October 6th – 17th 2014. Professor Masco will be visiting as a University of Bristol Institute for Advanced Studies (IAS) Benjamin Meaker professor to promote and develop his current research project ‘Towards a Planetary Security: Considering Nuclear and Climate Dangers’.

Dr Jeremy Green has new article published

24 September 2014

Taylor and Francis have published Dr Green's article entitled 'Towards a New Political Economy of the Crisis: Getting What Went Wrong Right'

Dr Michael Naughton has been invited to give a presentation at the West Cork Bar Association Conference 2014

22 September 2014

Dr Michael Naughton, Reader in Sociology and Law, ​will give an invited presentation at the West Cork Bar Association Conference 2014, Inchydoney Island Lodge & Spa, 26th and 27th September 2014. Dr Naughton's paper is entitled: "Can defence lawyers do more to prevent wrongful convictions?"

Dr Michael Naughton and the Innocence Network UK

22 September 2014

INUK​ Dr Michael Naughton and Innocence Network UK cited in article by ​John van der Luit-Drummond ​in the Solicitors Journal about innocence projects and pro bono initiatives in the UK generally.

Times Higher Education Review Aleks Lewicki's Latest Book

19 September 2014

Aleksandra Lewicki's new book 'Social Justice through Citizenship?' has been reviewed in the Times Higher Education

Dr Benoit Pelopidas writes new blog for Policy Bristol

18 September 2014

New blog on Policy-relevance and the responsibility of nuclear scholars written by Dr Benoit Pelopidas.