Judith Ennew – Designing and implementing research on violence and children in three Asian contexts

Event Date: Thursday 13 October 2011, 9.30am – 5pm Birkbeck Main Building Birkbeck, University of London Malet Street London WC1E 7HX   Childhood and violence: international and comparative perspectives Seminar 6: The ethics of researching violence and childhood  Drawing on the themes of the five earlier seminars, this session discusses the ethics and politics of researching violence against and by …

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Childhood and violence: international and comparative perspectives – Seminar 6: The ethics of researching violence and childhood

Event Date: Thursday 13 October 2011, 9.30am – 5pm Birkbeck Main Building Birkbeck, University of London Malet Street London WC1E 7HX   Childhood and violence: international and comparative perspectives Seminar 6: The ethics of researching violence and childhood   Drawing on the themes of the five earlier seminars, this session discusses the ethics and politics of researching violence against and …

Marie Mcginn – On the Idea of Non-Inferential Knowledge

  Event Date 10 October 2011 The Chancellor’s Hall
Senate House – University of London 
Malet Street
London WC1E 7HU THE ARISTOTELIAN SOCIETY Presents THE 2011 PRESIDENTIAL ADDRESS By Professor Marie Mcginn (UEA): On the Idea of Non-Inferential Knowledge Abstract In investigating non-inferential knowledge, I’m concerned with statements which, in appropriate circumstances, for example, in response to some relevant enquiry, I am …

Fighting Together for a Better Past: the Story of Cable Street

Event Date: 10 October 2011 19:00 The Jewish Museum 129 – 131 Albert Street, London NW1 7NB   Pears Institute for the study of Antisemitism in partnership with the Jewish Museum and Wiener Library presents: Fighting Together for a Better Past: the Story of Cable Street 75 years after the event, the Battle of Cable Street maintains its mythical status. …

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Howard Caygill – Also Sprach Zapata: Philosophy and Resistance

  Event Date 6 Oct 2011 Clattern Lecture Theatre Kingston University Penrhyn Road Kingston KT1 2EE Centre for Research in Modern European Philosophy 
   The Vice-Chancellor and governors of Kingston University request the pleasure of your company at the Inaugural Lecture ———————————————————- Introduction by Professor Penny Sparke (Pro-Vice Chancellor Research and Enterprise) . ——————————— Lecture: Professor Howard Caygill Also Sprach …

Nicholas Draper – Compensation for slave-owners: individual, state and nation in British Emancipation

Event Date: 4 October 2011 McCrea 219 17:30 Royal Holloway University of London     Royal Holloway University of London Department of History Departmental Research seminars 2011/2012   Dr Nicholas Draper (UCL) Compensation for slave-owners: individual, state and nation in British Emancipation The paper will discuss the relevance or otherwise of the historic process of compensating slave-owners to current debates about reparations and restitution. Based on a …

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Graeme Were – On the Materials of Mats: thinking through design in a Pacific society


Event Date: 3 October 2011 Stevenson Lecture Theatre
Clore Education Centre, British Museum 
Great Russell Street, London WC1B 3DG       Royal Anthropological Institute , London THE CURL LECTURE 2011 Dr Graeme Were (Lecturer in Museum Studies, University of Queensland) “On the Materials of Mats: thinking through design in a Pacific society”
 

 This paper examines the selective use of plant materials …