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Can quotas make gender equality happen in politics? Lessons from business

Can quotas make gender equality happen in politics? Lessons from business
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Scott Taylor in the Conversation: Are quotas the best way to challenge sexism and discrimination in politics and workplaces?
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27/09/2016

Trump stumped in first debate with Clinton – will it cost him?

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Written by Dr Adam Quinn. Given the chance to redefine both himself and his opponent, Donald Trump turned in a catastrophic performance – and Hillary Clinton handled him just right.
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27/09/2016

Measuring quality in community nursing

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HSMC's Yvonne Sawbridge has been appointed as a member of the advisory committee for an NIHR funded project 'Measuring quality in community nursing: a mixed methods study (QuICN)' – led by Sue Horrocks and Katherine Pollard at the University of West England.
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27/09/2016

Resident led change: Two new films

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Two new films are now available about resident led change in Big Local areas. This is part of the national, multi-media evaluation of Big Local.
Date:
27/09/2016

Why Theresa May's Britain will be no haven for refugees

Why Theresa May's Britain will be no haven for refugees
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If her speechat the UN is any indication, Theresa May prioritizes nationalist concerns over humanitarian ones, says IRiS's Nando Sigona in an article in 'Newsweek.
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27/09/2016

UPWEB Working Papers

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Read all the latest Working Papers from IRiS/UPWEB.
Date:
27/09/2016

IRiS Practitioner Research Programme (PRP)

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The Institute for Research into Superdiversity are holding an information event where you can hear more about this year's Practitioner Research Programme (PRP).
Date:
26/09/2016

Economics and Culture Reading Group

Economics and Culture Reading Group
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A new reading group to discuss recent significant scholarship at the intersection of economics and cultural studies, convened by Mo Moulton for BRIHC.
Date:
23/09/2016

Hinkley C power project offers a lesson in how not to deal with China

Hinkley C power project offers a lesson in how not to deal with China
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Written by Adrian Campbell. The decision to review Hinkley Point C was carried out in a way that quite unnecessarily put Britain's future relations with China in jeopardy.
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21/09/2016

Anthropoid: new blockbuster interrogates how you justify collateral damage in war

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Written by Dr Christopher J. Finlay. Can a Czech soldier justify assassinating a Nazi leader when he knows that it could lead to thousands of innocent citizens being murdered in revenge? If so, how?
Date:
21/09/2016
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