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Hundred-year sentences ignore both logic and evidence

Hundred-year sentences ignore both logic and evidence
Description
Dr Siddhartha Bandyopadhyay discusses proposals to impose incredibly long sentences (100 years or so) for some murders as a way to circumvent the EU court's ban on life sentences without parole.
Date:
09/01/2014
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

College of Social Sciences Doctoral Researcher yearbook

Description
The inaugural College of Social Sciences Doctoral Researcher Yearbook showcases the innovative and cutting edge work of the Doctoral Researchers in Birmingham Business School, as well as the other schools within the College.
Date:
18/12/2013
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

Business School finalists present their PhD research in the 2013 Birmingham Three Minute Thesis competition

Description
The 2013 University of Birmingham Three Minute Thesis (3MT®) competition featured two finalists from Birmingham Business School.
Date:
18/12/2013
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences, Students

Professor Simon Collinson shortlisted in Management Book of the Year competition

Description
Dean of Birmingham Business School's book has been shortlisted in the category of 'Practical Manager' in the Management Book of the Year competition.
Date:
04/12/2013
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

ESRC scholarships for Postgraduate training and Doctoral Research

Description
Applications for Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) funding beginning in October 2014 are now being accepted.
Date:
06/11/2013
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences, Students

Birmingham announced as University of the Year

Description
The University of Birmingham has been named University of the Year 2014 in The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide.
Date:
20/09/2013
Categories:
International, Research, Social Sciences, Students, Teaching, Vice Chancellor

Birmingham Business School hosts meeting of top business minds

Birmingham Business School hosts meeting of top business minds
Description
The 15th annual conference of the European Trade Study Group (ETSG) will be hosted by Birmingham Business School from 12 to 14 September 2013, bringing together more than 300 participants from Europe, USA, Japan, China, India and beyond.
Date:
12/09/2013
Categories:
Corporate Services, International, Research, Social Sciences

Global ranking reinforces Birmingham's position as a world-class university

Description
The University of Birmingham has made an impressive 15 place rise to 62nd in this year's QS World University Rankings, cementing its position in the top 100 universities globally and placing it 10th in the UK.
Date:
11/09/2013
Categories:
International, Research, Students, Teaching
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