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New publication: Commonplace Diversity: Social relations in a superdiverse context

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Dr Susanne Wessendorf, Marie Curie Research Fellow at the Institute for Research into Superdiversity (IRiS), has a new book published entitled 'Commonplace Diversity: Social relations in a superdiverse context'.
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29/10/2014
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Dr Sandra Cooke debates moral values on BBC 4's live radio programme, the 'Moral Maze'

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Dr Sandra Cooke, is a 'witness' on the BBC 4's live radio programme, the Moral Maze.
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31/10/2014
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Blog: Preaching to the choir: reflections on key leadership skills for local authority chief executives – part 2: charm

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Written by Catherine Staite. Charm is shorthand for a sophisticated set of skills which enable you to make new connections and solve old problems. Charm is about much more than being nice in a superficial way – otherwise known as 'smarm'. If you don't have real charm then just be gruff and honest. Everyone will understand. Smarm, on the other hand, will simply breed distrust.
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28/10/2014
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