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Durham University

School of Government & International Affairs



Welcome to new colleagues

We are very pleased to announce the appointment of two new colleagues in International Politics, Dr Kavi Abraham and Dr Anne Flaspöler.
Both Anne and Kavi will be joining us 1 August and we are delighted to welcome them to the SGIA team. 

(21 May 2020) » More about Welcome to new colleagues

May issue of Global Policy Journal published

The May 2020 issue of Global Policy has a special section on 'Enhancing Europe's Global Power' edited by Helmut Anheier, Christoph Abels, Iain Begg and Kevin Featherstone. Among other topics, the issue's research articles focus on the human extinction, the UN and urbanization, a global citizens' assembly, terrorism and China's role in development financing. There are also policy insights on a global biodiversity framework, trade, fiscal stability and investments.

(20 May 2020) » More about GP May Issue

Rethinking Positive and Negative Liberty

Maria Dimova-Cookson's new book Rethinking Positive and Negative Liberty (Routledge, 2019) offers an analysis of the distinction between positive and negative freedom building on the work of Constant, Green and Berlin.

(15 May 2020) » More about Rethinking Positive and Negative Liberty

The Great Labour Unrest: Rank-and-file movements and political change in the Durham coalfield

We are delighted to announce the publiction of Lewis Mates' book on the Durham coalfield. The book is available in paperback from Manchester University Press.

(7 May 2020)

Global Policy: Next Generation first issue published

Global Policy: Next Generation is a new annual issue from Global Policy. An initiative of Global Policy North, this multi-disiciplinary, peer-reviewed publication provides a platform for graduates and early career researchers to publish research on par with the most rigorous academic journals.

(20 Apr 2020) » More about GPNG published

Out now - The al-Sabah Insight No. 30

New publication: The al-Sabah Insight No. 30 "Transformation of Egypt’s Authoritarian Welfare Regime: From the Arab Socialist Model to the Neoliberal Model?" by Dr. Yusuke Kawamura, Kobe University-Japan

(16 Jan 2020)

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