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Birmingham Law School Academics Co-ordinate 'Human Rights in Collaboration'

Birmingham Law School Academics Co-ordinate 'Human Rights in Collaboration'
Description
BLS academics on organising committee for nationwide programme of human rights events leading up to International Human Rights Day on 10 December 2015.
Date:
19/10/2015

Call for Papers: More or Less Europe, 2016

Call for Papers: More or Less Europe, 2016
Description
5th Conference on European Law and Policy in Context, 23 – 24 June 2016.
Date:
12/10/2015

IGS podcast: Echoes and Aftermath: Legacies and Memories of the Past from the Twentieth Century Onwards

IGS podcast: Echoes and Aftermath: Legacies and Memories of the Past from the Twentieth Century Onwards
Description
A discussion of Aftermath: Legacies and Memories of War in Europe, 1918-1945-1989 and Echoes of Empires: Memory, Identity and Colonial Legacies
Date:
01/10/2015

Contemporary Issues in Criminal Justice Lecture Series

Contemporary Issues in Criminal Justice Lecture Series
Description
Birmingham Law School and the Institute of Judicial Administration announce new lecture series for 2015-16
Date:
30/09/2015

2015 CEPLER National Student Essay Competition launched

Description
The winner receives as iPad, and their essay will be published in the prestigious CEPLER Working Paper Series
Date:
30/09/2015

New report argues for whole prison approach to reduce violence

New report argues for whole prison approach to reduce violence
Description
Prison Bullying and Victimisation report published.
Date:
28/09/2015

Explainer: what is Wahhabism in Saudi Arabia?

Explainer: what is Wahhabism in Saudi Arabia?
Description
Written by Dr Galina Yemelianova. The death of Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah has stirred debate about the future direction of the world's richest Arab state. That direction will be significantly coloured by how his brother and successor, King Salman, approaches Wahhabism – the religious sect that is at once an intrinsic part of the state and its biggest threat.
Date:
18/09/2015

Corbyn could save Labour from electoral wipeout

Corbyn could save Labour from electoral wipeout
Description
Written by Chris Game, Honorary Senior Lecturer, INLOGOV. If Labour can turn its fiasco of a leadership election into a voter registration drive, it can push back against a rigged system.
Date:
14/09/2015

Mission impossible: Juncker calls for a more political EU

Mission impossible: Juncker calls for a more political EU
Description
Written by George Kyris. The European Commission president believes more integration and cooperation is the solution to Europe's many problems. But it's hard to see this happening.
Date:
14/09/2015

Jean McHale on children, cosmetic surgery and perfectionism

Jean McHale on children, cosmetic surgery and perfectionism
Description
Birmingham Professor of Health Law writes for the BeautyDemands research network blog
Date:
11/08/2015
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