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Upcoming seminars

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Book Launch 'Peru: Elite Power and Political Culture'

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Book Launch 'Peru: Elite Power and Political Culture'

17 May 2017

Dr John Crabtree and Dr Francisco Durand present their latest book on 'state capture'.

Past seminars

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

27 February 2017

"The Blurring of CPA and CSR - Legitimate and Coerced Complementarity? Exploring corporate political strategies through the lived practices of MNCs operating in Ukraine" with speaker Dr Peter Rodgers, University of Sheffield

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

20 February 2017

"Liquid Crystals - Poetics and Purchase" with speaker Professor Esther Leslie, Birkbeck University

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

13 February 2017

"Antisemitism and the left - the return of the Jewish Question" with speakers Dr Philip Spencer, University of Kingston, and Dr Robert Fine, Warwick University

European Politics and Society Research Group

European Politics and Society Research Group

08 December 2016

Who do you think EU are? EU citizenship, political mobilisation, and Brit expatriates in post-Brexit Spain and France with speakers Jeremy MacClancey and Fiona Ferbrache

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

28 November 2016

“Why status anxiety is not enough: Du Bois, blackness and the new hierarchies debate in International Relations” with speaker Dr Meera Sabaratnam, SOAS

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

21 November 2016

“Conservatism and liberalism revisited: the idea of environmental stewardship in the modern period” with speaker Dr Dominic Wellburn, Oxford Brookes University

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

14 November 2016

“Foucault, sexuality and Gary Becker’s neoliberal biopolitics” with speaker Dr Jemima Repo, Newcastle University

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

07 November 2016

“The political economy of ‘excess mortality’ in contemporary Glasgow and Scotland” with speaker Prof Chik Collins, University of the West Scotland

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

31 October 2016

“Neoliberalism and authoritarianism: always intertwined, contemporary manifestations” with speaker Dr Ian Bruff, University of Sussex

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

26 October 2016

"The concept of human nature in Chinese colonial discourse" with speaker Dr Leigh Jenco, London School of Economics

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

17 October 2016

"European migration crisis? Spaces of transit, migration management and migrant agency” with speaker Dr Leonie Ansems de Vries, King’s College London

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Book Launch 'How Change Happens'

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Book Launch 'How Change Happens'

10 October 2016

Dr Duncan Green, Brookes alumni and Senior Strategic Adviser at Oxfam GB presents his latest book on global problems 'How Change Happens'.

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

25 April 2016

The Matter of Murals in Post-Soviet Bishkek with speaker Professor Sally Nikoline Cummings, University of St Andrews

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

18 April 2016

Experimental Environmentalism: Building Anti-capitalist Alternatives with speaker Professor Jenny Pickerill, University of Sheffield

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

11 April 2016

'There Is No Future in Humanitarianism: Crisis, Ethics and Temporality in Forced Migration' with speaker Dr Cathrine Brun, Oxford Brookes

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

21 March 2016

CANCELLED: We Good Subalterns: Gramsci's Theory of Political Modernity with speaker Dr Peter Thomas, Brunel University

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

14 March 2016

Arguing for a Better Politics: Happiness, Health and Housing with speaker Professor Danny Dorling, University of Oxford

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

07 March 2016

Where the Right Gets In: Rawls and Habermas on Morality and Legitimacy with speaker Dr Gordon Finlayson, University of Sussex

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

29 February 2016

Political Geology of Area with speaker Professor Andrew Barry, UCL

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

22 February 2016

Constructing Islam in a Global City-Building High Profile Mosques in London and Multiple Identities with speaker Professor John Eade, University of Roehampton

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

15 February 2016

Rupaul's Drag Race: Global Queer Activism or Complicit Homonormativity? with speaker Dr Daniel Conway, University of Westminster

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

23 November 2015

Getting Behind the Numbers: The Unseen Power, Privilege and Coercion Underpinning Ricardo’s Theory of Comparative Advantage with speaker Prof Matthew Watson, University of Warwick

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

16 November 2015

The United Nations' Women, Peace and Security Agenda: Assessing Gains, Obstacles and Remaining Challenges at the 15th anniversary of UNSCR1325 with speaker Dr Claire Duncanson, University of Edinburgh

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

09 November 2015

Metaphysics, Existentialism and Political Categories in Beauvoir’s The Second Sex with speaker Prof Stella Sandford, Kingston University London

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

26 October 2015

Hydropolitics in Central Asia: Power and Hegemony in the Aral Sea Basin with speaker Dr Filippo Menga, University of Manchester

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

19 October 2015

Mechanisms of Ethnic Filtering in Spanish Immigration Policy with speaker Dr Francisco Javier Ullán de la Rosa, University of Alicante, Visiting Fellow at Oxford Brookes University)

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

12 October 2015

Democracy as Foreign Policy: Temporality and Othering in International Relations with speaker Dr Cathy Elliot, University College London

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

05 October 2015

Rights, Solidarity and Ethical Violence with speaker Dr Lara Montesinos Coleman, University of Sussex

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

20 April 2015

The Temporal Structure of Sovereignty with speaker Professor Nathan Widder, Royal Holloway, University of London.

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

23 March 2015

The Meanings of ‘Progressive’ Politics: Libs, Labs and Others in Mid-Twentieth-Century Britain with speaker Dr Emily Robinson, University of Sussex.

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

16 March 2015

Resisting Biopolitics: Writing, Emotions and Bodies with speaker Dr Cristina Masters, University of Manchester.

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

09 March 2015

British Muslims and Super-Diversity with speaker Dr Parveen Akhtar, University of Bradford.

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

02 March 2015

Kant and the Political Theology of Perpetual Peace with speaker Dr Seán Molloy, University of Kent.

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

23 February 2015

Embedding Experimental and Transformational Pathways for Post-Carbon Cities. Lessons from the Lilac Cohousing Co-operative Project with speaker Dr Paul Chatterton, University of Leeds.

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

16 February 2015

State of Exception, Spaces of Terror: The Concentrationary Gothic and Whiteness as Spectral Terrorist with speaker Dr Madeline-Sophie Abbas, Oxford Brookes University.

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

09 February 2015

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

09 February 2015

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

24 November 2014

The relationship between Liberalism, Socialism (and Conservatism) with speaker Dr Ed Rooksby, Ruskin College

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

17 November 2014

Myanmar's transition: a critique of the evolving international ODA regime with speaker Dr Patrick Strefford, Kyoto Sangyo University and Oxford Brookes University

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

10 November 2014

Agonism and Militant Cosmopolitanism with speaker Dr Mark Wenman, University of Nottingham

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

03 November 2014

Telling Geopolitical Tales: Temporality, Rationality, and the Childish in the Ongoing War for the Falklands-Malvinas Islands with speaker Dr Victoria Basham, University of Exeter

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

27 October 2014

Historicising Contemporary “Africa Rising” Narratives with speaker Dr Clive Gabay, Queen Mary, University of London

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

20 October 2014

The Politics of Identity and Inclusion: Equality, Representation and Hegemony with speaker Dr Lasse Thomassen, Queen Mary, University of London

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

13 October 2014

The Economic Policy Impact of Populist Radical-Right Parties with speaker Dr Alexandre Afonso, King’s College London

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

24 March 2014

‘An Uneasy Coexistence: The Ukrainian Extreme Right and the Euromaidan’ with speaker Dr Anton Shekhovtsov, University College London

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

17 March 2014

‘Mapping the Social Space of International Relations’ with speaker Dr Edward Keene, University of Oxford

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

10 March 2014

‘Green States and International Relations: Assessing the Transition to Environmentally Sustainable Development in Africa’ with speaker Dr Carl Death, University of Manchester

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

03 March 2014

‘Statistical Science, Scientists, and Policy Thinking: State-Created Categories for Race-Ethnic Groups’ with speaker Professor Dvora Yanow, Wageningen University

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

24 February 2014

‘What is the Theoretical Purchase of ‘the Global’ in Global Sociology?’ with speaker Professor Gurminder Bhambra, University of Warwick

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

10 February 2014

‘What’s Wrong with Globalization and Empire? Why Geopolitical Economy?’ with speaker Professor Radhika Desai, University of Manitoba

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

03 February 2014

‘Discursive Governance through Metaphors: Evolution of the Pro-birth Regime in Turkey’ with speaker Dr Umut Korkut, Glasgow Caledonian University

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

25 November 2013

Does PMQs Matter? An Interdisciplinary Analysis of Prime Minister’s Questions, 1961-2015 with speaker Dr Stephen Bates, University of Birmingham

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

18 November 2013

Coercion, Freedom and Behaviour Modification in Pursuit of a Sustainable Population with speaker Professor Diana Coole, Birkbeck, University of London

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

11 November 2013

Re-reading Hannah Arendt's On Revolution: from political theory to phenomenology with speaker Professor Robert Fine, University of Warwick

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

04 November 2013

"Statistical Science, Scientists, and Policy Thinking: State-Created Categories for Race-Ethnic Groups" with speaker Dr Dvora Yanow, Wageningen University

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

28 October 2013

Parliamentary Security Politics with speaker Dr Andrew Neal, University of Edinburgh

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

24 October 2013

The Geopolitics of Capitalism with speaker Dr Gonzalo Pozo-Martin, King’s College London

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

14 October 2013

The Puzzling Exception: Swedish Established Parties and Immigration Policies with speaker Professor Jonas Hinnfors, University of Gothenburg

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

07 October 2013

The Euro Crisis and Contradictions of Neoliberalism in Europe with speaker Prof Engelbert Stockhammer, Kingston University

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series - RESCHEDULED

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series - RESCHEDULED

03 December 2012

Challenging the Swedish Alternative: Crisis-tendencies in the New Swedish Model with speaker Dr Claes Belfragem, University of Liverpool

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

26 November 2012

Title to be confirmed with speaker Dr William Brown, Open University

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

19 November 2012

The missing masses of humanitarianism and the history of disaster technology with speaker Tom Scott-Smith, University of Oxford

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

12 November 2012

The international origins of the far-right with speaker Dr Rick Saull, Queen Mary, University of London

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

05 November 2012

Changing Environmental Behaviour: Fiscal Incentives, 'Nudge', and Environmental Citizenship with speaker Professor Andrew Dobson, Keele University

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

Centre for Global Politics, Economy and Society Seminar Series

29 October 2012

America's Freedom Agenda for the Middle East: Democracy and Domination with speaker Dr Oz Hassan, University of Warwick