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Unipolarity and the 1995 NPT Extension

Unipolarity and the 1995 NPT Extension

Posted on 28 May 2020 by Claire Thurlow

This week for the ISRU Work in Progress online session we welcomed Professor Campbell Craig (Cardiff University) and Professor Jan Ruzicka (Aberystwyth University) in discussion of their paper on the […]

The Practical Fit of Concepts: Ecosystem services and the value of nature

The Practical Fit of Concepts: Ecosystem services and the value of nature

Posted on 13 May 2020 by Claire Thurlow

We had a bumper turnout for the third of our ISRU online Work In Progress sessions. Dr Jen Allan (Cardiff University) joined us in discussion of her paper exploring the […]

“We Can’t Wait for the Bugs to Spread”: Rhetorics of Time, Space and Biosecurity in Global Health Law

“We Can’t Wait for the Bugs to Spread”: Rhetorics of Time, Space and Biosecurity in Global Health Law

Posted on 27 April 2020 by Claire Thurlow

Our second ISRU online Work-In-Progress Session holds particular resonance at this time. We welcomed John Harrington, Professor of Global Health Law at Cardiff University, in discussion of his chapter '“We Can’t Wait […]

Stalin and the Origins of the Cold War

Stalin and the Origins of the Cold War

Posted on 14 April 2020 by Claire Thurlow

Welcome to the first in the series of ISRU online Work-in-Progress sessions! We welcomed Professor Sergey Radchenko (Cardiff University) in discussion of a proposed chapter from his upcoming book. Prof. […]

ISRU Online Seminar Series

Posted on 8 April 2020 by Claire Thurlow

In light of the current situation we all find ourselves in, the International Studies Research Unit (ISRU) has moved online. We will be holding virtual bi-weekly Work-in-Progress seminars via Zoom […]

ISRU Seminar/Lecture Series 2020

ISRU Seminar/Lecture Series 2020

Posted on 14 January 2020 by Rosa Maryon

The International Studies Research Unit (ISRU) is a forum that focusses on the advancement of research and practice in the field of international studies. It is based in the Cardiff […]

‘Turkish Opening to Africa: Challenges and Opportunities for the African Students in the Turkish Capital’ ISRU Work-In-Progress Seminar with Dr Engin Akcay 30.10.2019

‘Turkish Opening to Africa: Challenges and Opportunities for the African Students in the Turkish Capital’ ISRU Work-In-Progress Seminar with Dr Engin Akcay 30.10.2019

Posted on 26 November 2019 by Rosa Maryon

Turkish Opening to Africa: Challenges and Opportunities for the African Students in the Turkish Capital Dr Engin Akcay 30.10.2019 On the 30th of October, Dr Engin Akcay presented his draft […]

Celebrating publications from ISRU members that resulted from Work-In-Progress Seminar Series paper presentations

Celebrating publications from ISRU members that resulted from Work-In-Progress Seminar Series paper presentations

Posted on 22 May 2019 by Rosa Maryon

ISRU’s goals are to create a vibrant intellectual environment at Cardiff, support the production of world-class research, and build Cardiff’s reputation for research excellence in the area of International Studies. […]

Complex diffusion: the Rise and Fall of the Ecosystem Services Norm in the Regime Complex for Biodiversity. ISRU Work-In-Progress Seminar with Dr​. Jennifer Allan 03.04.2019

Complex diffusion: the Rise and Fall of the Ecosystem Services Norm in the Regime Complex for Biodiversity. ISRU Work-In-Progress Seminar with Dr​. Jennifer Allan 03.04.2019

Posted on 6 May 2019 by Rosa Maryon

On the 3rd of April 2019, the ISRU met to discuss Dr Jennifer Allan’s paper entitled ‘Complex Diffusion: The Rise and Fall of Ecosystems Services Norm in the Regime Complex […]

‘Security Governance Through Everyday Insecurity Practitioners: Stop Street-Harassment campaigns and authoritarian neoliberalism in Cairo’ ISRU WIP Seminar with Dr Elisa Wynne-Hughes 20.03.2019

‘Security Governance Through Everyday Insecurity Practitioners: Stop Street-Harassment campaigns and authoritarian neoliberalism in Cairo’ ISRU WIP Seminar with Dr Elisa Wynne-Hughes 20.03.2019

Posted on 5 April 2019 by Rosa Maryon

On the 20th of March 2019, the ISRU welcomed Dr Elisa Wynne-Hughes as part of the Work-In-Progress Seminar Series. Dr Wynne-Hughes is a lecturer in International Relations in the School […]