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FIFA, not the biggest surprise: junctures in sport governance

FIFA, not the biggest surprise: junctures in sport governance
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FIFA, not the biggest surprise: junctures in sport governance. A review of the recent FIFA scandal and ramifications for other sports governing bodies.
Date:
23/06/2015

Social care micro-enterprises more effective than larger providers, says report

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'Smaller is better' when it comes to providing social care, according to a new study from the University of Birmingham.
Date:
23/06/2015

University of Birmingham Celebrates Partnerships with Business

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In recognition of the positive impact of University of Birmingham's partnerships with business, Professor Sir David Eastwood, Vice-Chancellor and Principal, hosted an evening reception at his private residence to celebrate the University of Birmingham's successful business partnerships and emphasise the University's crucial role in supporting business growth in the region.
Date:
22/06/2015

Jocelyne Cesari at the Carnegie Council

Jocelyne Cesari at the Carnegie Council
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Video of Professor of Religion and Politics Jocelyne Cesari was recently interviewed for the Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs on the challenges facing European Muslims.
Date:
22/06/2015

The globalisation of beauty workshop - call for papers

The globalisation of beauty workshop - call for papers
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Call for papers for the thrid workshop in the BeautyDemands series.
Date:
22/06/2015

Syria's opposition is trapped in a life-threatening fuel crisis

Syria's opposition is trapped in a life-threatening fuel crisis
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Written by Professor Scott Lucas. With both Islamic State and Assad cutting off its fuel supplies, the Syrian opposition is struggling to survive.
Date:
22/06/2015

Why beauty matters? Beauty, ethics and justice

Why beauty matters? Beauty, ethics and justice
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Video of the talk given by Professor Heather Widdows at the Global Gender Justice: New Directions 2015 conference at the University of Birmingham.
Date:
19/06/2015

New Research Fellow: Anneli Jefferson

New Research Fellow: Anneli Jefferson
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New Research Fellow for Costs and Benefits of Optimism project.
Date:
19/06/2015

Bitcoin Ownership and its Impact on Fungibility

Bitcoin Ownership and its Impact on Fungibility
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Birmingham Law School's Tatiana Cutts, who recently organised our successful conference on 'Controlling Crypto-currencies,' writes for the Coindesk blog.
Date:
19/06/2015

Jean McHale on Advertisements for Cosmetic Surgery and Beauty Practices

Jean McHale on Advertisements for Cosmetic Surgery and Beauty Practices
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Centre for Health Law, Science and Policy director and Professor of Health Care Law at Birmingham Law School writes for the 'Beauty Demands' blog.
Date:
19/06/2015
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