Faculty of Education, Social Sciences and Law

School of Politics and International Studies

PGR Conference 2015

10 June 2015 | 10:00-17:30 | Conference

14.33, Social Sciences Building

Programme

10.00 – 10.30
Registration and Refreshments

10.30 – 10.40
Welcome

10.40 – 12.20

Panel 1 – Security and Governance (Chair: Prof. Edward Newman)

  • Alex Waterman - Order Negotiation in Counterinsurgency
  • Chi Zhang - Terrorism, Radicalisation and Changing Identity: Implementation of Counter-terrorism Strategy in China
  • Sarah Dorr - The Reception of the Arab Spring in Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan: A Study of Political Change and Authoritarian Resilience
  • Ken Ohnishi - The Functions of Force in Peace Operations
  • Panuwat Panduprasert - Military, Democracy, and Civilian Control: The Case of Southeast Asia

12.20 – 13.00
Lunch

13.00 – 13.30

Keynote Address - Dr Nick Robinson

13.30 – 15.10

Panel 2 – Development and International Cooperation (Chair: Dr Emma-Louise Anderson)

  • Joshua Hobbs - Nudging Charitable Giving: The Ethics of Nudge in International Poverty Reduction
  • Arianna Mazzieri - Civil Society's New Role within the Global Partnership for Effective Development Cooperation: a Neogramscian approach
  • Michael Chasukwa - Citizen Voice Initiatives and Local Governance in Malawi: Opportunities and Challenges
  • Nadirah Mohd Azmi - Securitization in Southeast Asia: the case of securitizing the environmental decline
  • Chloe Gilgan – Lost in Translation? The Responsibility to Protect, the UK and Syrian Refugees

15.10 – 15.30
Refreshments

15.30 – 16.45

Panel 3 – Interdisciplinary Approaches to Politics and International Relations (Chair: Dr Stuart McAnulla)

  • Ryan O’Connor and Yuri Van Hoef – “Cripples, bastards, and broken things" The different friendships of Tyrion Lannister and what they can teach us about political alliances
  • Gisli Vogler - Power between Habitus and Reflexivity
  • Daniel Wand – A Constructivist Approach to International Criminal Justice

16.45 – 17.00
Closing Remarks

There is no requirement to book. All are welcome.

Location Details

14.33 Social Sciences Building
University of Leeds
Leeds
LS2 9JT

The Social Sciences Building is number 82 on the campus map.

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