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Ustinov College Seminar: Crime & Punishment

(28 February 2013)

On Saturday 2nd March at 10.30am Ustinov College will be holding a seminar on crime and punishment at Fisher House. Ustinov seminars are both social and academic gatherings, intended to strengthen the postgraduate research community in Durham, and to provide an informal opportunity for debate and cross-fertilisation between disciplines.

Full programme:

10.30am Going Beyond Bars - Dr Hilary Christie (Elphinstone Institute, University of Aberdeen)

11am Social Justice and the International Crime Drop - Professor Nick Tilley (Department of Security and Crime Science, UCL)

11.30am Truth and Justice: A research proposal - Frances Cresswell (SASS)

12pm Coffee break

12.15pm Crime and Eschatological Punishment: The Question of Commensurability - Professor Ilaria Ramelli (IAS COFUND Fellow)

12.45pm Secular and Ecclesiastical Approaches to the Crime of Bloodshed in Early Medieval History - David Burke (History)

1.15pm Lunch

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