Monthly Archive: March 2016

Mar 08

Upcoming ICJR Seminar

ICJR Seminar, Wed. March 16, 4-6pm, Bld. 2 Rm. 3043 Incarceration Nation: How the United States Became the Most Punitive Democracy in the World. The United States has the highest incarceration rate in the world. How did this come to be? In contrast to conventional wisdom, Peter K. Enns argues that the rise of mass …

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Mar 04

New research output

Alix Kelso has published a new article in Space Policy examining UK space policy in the context of British astronaut Major Tim Peake’s mission to the International Space Station (ISS). Click on the DOI below to read it: Kelso, Alix (2016, ahead-of-print). ‘UK space policy and the politics of parliamentary debate’, Space Policy. DOI: 10.1016/j.spacepol.2016.02.005.

Mar 04

Call for Papers: Workshop on Ethnographies of Parliament

Ethnographies of Parliament Research Workshop September 2017 Utrecht University, Netherlands. Workshop Directors Dr Alexandra Kelso (University of Southampton) Professor Rod Rhodes (University of Southampton and Utrech University) Ethnography offers remarkably rich opportunities to explore parliaments in terms of the norms, beliefs and practices of those who operate inside them, and to advance our understanding of …

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