This list provides a forum for discussion emerging from the ESRC seminar series, Activism, Volunteering and Citizenship.
This list has been retained 21/07/2016 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list- contact firstname.lastname@example.org for all enquiries regarding this list Bringing together researchers, scholars, citizens, journalists, politicians, civil servants working in/on Afghanistan
This list has been retained 28/04/2016. No one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list. contact email@example.com for all enquiries regarding this list One of several internet forums associated with CEPMLP specifically focusing on AFRICA in matters of energy, natural resources, oil and gas and mining and in their more general role in international economic law, policy and economics.
To provide a forum for academics and activists to discuss African social movements. To circulate information about upcoming events and mobilise support. To provide linkages between activists and academics in Africa and the UK.
This list has been retained 01/03/2017 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list- contact firstname.lastname@example.org for all enquiries regarding this list This list is CLOSED. For the Association for Heterodox Economics, please subscribe to HETECON.
This list has been retained 29/09/2015 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list contact email@example.com for all enquiries regarding this list The AOAlist group was created at the end of 2002 by a group of researchers interested in the actor-oriented approach. This approach has been developed and worked by Norman Long and colleagues in the Agricultural University of Wageningen, in the Netherlands. Originally applied in the field of rural development, an important number of researches has extended its application to many areas of the analysis of processes of social change and development interventions. The list purpose is to facilitate the opinion's interchange among the participants, and the organization of 'virtual seminars' through it.
This is the mailing list of the Art and Politics Specialist Group of the UK Political Studies Association and British International Studies Association.
Assessing Accession - Central & Eastern Europe in the EU is a new Research Forum that aims to bring together researchers, academics, students and practitioners with a specific interest in developing a broader understanding of how the EU's political institutions and policy-making structures have impacted on, and been impacted by, the EU's new Central and East European member states.
This is a discussion list for anyone involved in attitudes research whether it is methodological, theoretical or applied.
BACES aim is to promote the subject area of European Studies in Higher Education in Britain, on behalf of UK institutions.
Announcements and discussion list for the Korean Studies community in the United Kingdom.
A research network devoted to developing research and knowledge exchange on conflict, terrorism and related issues.
This list is for those who are working on or who are interested in any aspect of BBC history, to keep members in touch with each other,with current work and to publicise events.
The list aims to circulate information on seminars, events and opportunities among behavioural and experimental researchers in the (broadly defined) London area. It also aims to promote the organisation of joint events to share ideas and build collaborative networks in the area of behavioural and experimental social sciences.
Official mailing list of the British International Studies Association's International Political Economy working group
The BISA Working Group on the International Studies of the Mediterranean, Middle East and Asia (ISMMEA) aims to provide an interdisciplinary forum in which to bring a diverse range of scholars and practitioners together
The BISA Postgraduate Network (BISAPGN) is here to provide postgraduate members of the British International Studies Association with a more fulfilling membership experience through academic/professional development and networking opportunities. The list will help facilitate postgraduate discussions about international studies by linking students from all universities from across the UK and further afield, and will help organise postgraduate oriented workshops and conferences. <HTML> = </HTML>
This is the mailing list for the members of the British International Studies Association (BISA) working group International Relations as a Social Science
This list will be used by and for members of the Britain Nepal Academic Council, and associated academic colleagues, for sharing information on conferences, workshops and #other events in relation to Nepal studies
British Government@LSE is an new initiative currently based in the Government Department to promote and develop research on British Government being conducted at the LSE. We hold public events and produce research publications. British Government@LSE will be a focus for scholars in the Government Department and around the School who are analyzing and commenting on these developments. It will also host high profile public lectures, seminars, symposia and visiting speaker programmes addressing scholars, civil and public servants and students of British politics and it #will support the British Politics and Policy Blog.
Encourage discussion and application of Bourdieuian social theory within sociology Connect Bourdieuian researchers to generate and consolidate theoretical knowledge To facilitate networking and discussion through organised activities To support postgraduate students who are engaging with Bourdieu
To foster a network of scholars, practitioners and students interested in Citizenship Studies. Encourage collaboration and support to sociologists working in the area of Citizenship Studies by increasing the visibility of the discipline. To provide a space to allow for the critical engagement and elaboration of Citizenship Studies.
This list is used by the Race & Ethnicity Study Group (British Sociological Association), to make announcements of forthcoming events and programmes.
It is a forum for presentation of theory and research in the sociology of violence. It will address all forms of violence â& 128; interpersonal, collective, nonstate and state. Though based in the BSA it aims to be international and interdisciplinary in focus. We organize events to promote debate on violence and organize the theory stream at the BSA conference.
This is the email list for members of the British Sociological Association's Digital Sociology group.
This list is for all those interested in historical and comparative sociology. It is a list connected to the BSA Historical and Comparative Study Group but you do not need to be a member of the BSA to subscribe
The Burundi Research Network is a group for all researchers working on and/or in Burundi. This mailing list would enable researchers to share information and know about new projects, publications, conferences calls, etc.
This list has been retained 22/04/2015. No one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list. contact firstname.lastname@example.org for all enquiries regarding this list This list is used by the Centre for learning and teaching sociology, anthropology and politics -C-SAP- for announcements and discussion.
This list has been retained 21/04/2015. No one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list. contact email@example.com for all enquiries regarding this list This list is used for discussion and support purposes for postgraduate run projects supported by C-SAP, part of the HE Academy
The list will complement the journal 'Capital and Class' (ISSN 0 309 8786) The intention is to have a forum for open discussion of research and teaching issues around marxist political economy.
The list caters primarily the communication needs of the collaborative research network "Centrifugal Europe: State, Sovereignty and the future of European integration", wider community of scholars of European Studies and scholars working on aspects of societal, national and European integration processes across the EU member-states. The mailing list will be used to facilitate exchange, communicate news and updates of research activities of the network.
This list has been retained 25/11/2013 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list contact firstname.lastname@example.org for all enquiries regarding this list The list comprises academics mainly UK from various disciplines with interests in research and teaching on hazardous child labour and health.
This Network provides a space for critical learning, dialogue and exchange between practitioners, academics, policy makers and children and young people to innovate thinking and practice concerning children's participation
cii Mail Group will keep interested parties informed of its events, projects and publications. The Group will also allow members to post relevant information to the list.
This list has been retained 01/08/2013 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list contact email@example.com for all enquiries regarding this list This list accompanies the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) funded Seminar Series on 'Citizenship and the Environment'. It will be used to provide announcements about the seminar series and will also provide a forum for 'between seminars discussion'.
Academic discussion of the relationship between urban change and religion. Key themes: geographies of secularisation and the 'post-secular'; Significance of 'faith-based organisations' in urban planning and policy; Significance of religion for urban politics and urban social cohesion.
This list has been retained 29/11/2013 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list contact firstname.lastname@example.org for all enquiries regarding this list Issues concerning all aspects of civil society and its interplay with government/impact on governance. Keywords: civil society/state/government/ governance/politics/democracy/non-governmental organisations/ democratisation.
This is a list for academics, students, faith organisations and activists working in the field of migration, refugees and the politics of belonging.
Practitioner,academic, community member research and knowledge exchange network
The list provides a forum for discussion and debate between academics studying forms of community asset and land ownership. This is a growing area of public policy and the list is aimed at academics engaged with community ownership and control of public services, housing, community facilities and cooperatives.
The Comparative European Politics PSA Specialist group brings together country experts and comparativists who are interested in European politics. We seek to apply and further the theory and methods of comparative analysis, and to contribute to empirical knowledge about European politics. Our research includes a wide range of topics including security or development policy, the welfare state and party politics, regional comparisons such as Central and East European politics, as well as European influences on the politics, policies and polities of European states.
Complicity is a longstanding feature of everyday moral experience, this list focuses on practical and theoretical examinations of complicity, including discussion, CFP and research news.
This list has been retained 01/06/2012 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list contact email@example.com for all enquiries regarding this list Reitavas Conference delegate listings
CPD is a newly set up working group within the British International Studies Association. Its remit is to study the "colonial question" in international relations.
This network adopts a post- structural philosophy that explores issues of race and ethnicity within research and practice. It draws on the critical perspectives of 'Post'colonialism, critical race theory, post-structuralism, and feminism. The network is interdepartmental, interdisciplinary and cross- institutional which creates an open and critical platform for both qualitative and quantitative post graduate researchers to share their work and create collaborations.
To discuss key features of work and employment from a radical and labour focused perspective
This list is used to make announcements relating to the annual Critical Legal Conference, hosted by various institutions from year to year.
RESEARCHING HOW EUROPEAN INTEGRATION SHAPES THE WAY WE LIVE The Centre for Research on the European Matrix (CRonEM) is a new multidisciplinary research centre housed in the School of Politics at the University of Surrey. At CRonEM, we research European integration as a matrix of overlapping layers of governance, institutions and processes that shape how people of this continent live their lives and are governed, as well as how Europe engages the rest of the world. Our Mail Group will keep interested parties informed of our events and will also allow members to exchange information with each other. CRONEM was previously known as the Centre for Research on Nationalism, Ethnicity and Multiculturalism. A legacy page which hosts information about CRONEMs previous work and events (2004-12) will be available soon at www.surrey.ac.uk/cronem Please see below an archive of previous postings (September 2005 - August 2012).
This list has been retained 21/04/2015. No one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list. contact firstname.lastname@example.org for all enquiries regarding this list A discussion list for students based in UK HEIs funded through C-SAP
The Trans-Pennine Working Group is an international, democratic membership organisation committed to developing a materialist critique of capitalism, unconstrained by conventional academic divisions between subjects.
The members of this list share information on and discuss issues related to international cultural relations across disciplines. Keywords include (but are not limited to): cultural relations/dialogue, arts/cultural policy, diplomacy, foreign policy, national identity, cultural/linguistic diversity, globalization, power, hegemony.
The Cyber-Society-Live mailing list is a moderated discussion list for those who are interested in the interdisciplinary and academic study of Cyber Society in all its manifestations.
A critical approach to the sociology of disability is timely given the challenges facing disabled people under the current coalition government in the UK. This Study Group aims to reclaim the alost sociology of disability
Drama Theory generalises game theory by applying the metaphor of drama to human interaction. Analysis focuses on how characters frame, resolve and are transformed by interactions. It embraces irrationality and emotions. Applications in peace studies, politics, psychology, economics and HCI.
This list is for the discussion of issues relating to the European Cultural Policy and Practice and the related subject pedagogy of universities and independent organisations. Cross disciplinary approaches including Museums, Heritage, Galleries, Performing/Visual Arts, Festivals, etc are encouraged.
This list is for circulating information to members of the Standing Group on Third World Politics of the European Consortium for Political Research.
The list seeks to enable and support debates and information exchanges amongst social scientists interested in Latin American politics within the ECPR. It aims to encourage research, as well as the regular gatherings of researchers working on that field, and the organisation of related workshops at the ECPR Joint Sessions and other ECPR events.
This is the official list of the ECPR Standing Group Participation and Mobilisation. It serves as one of the main communication channels of the Standing Group members. The list will be used to communicate activities organised by the Standing Group or the ECPR, as well as a means of communications among members in relation to research activities, publications or other pieces of information of general interest to the research community interested in topics relating to participation and mobilization. The Standing Group and this list is open to academics in any region of the world.
The European Health Policy Group is organised by a Steering Committee made up of John Appleby, Anna Dixon, Zeynep Or and Jan Kees Helderman. The objective of the group is to provide a forum for health policy analysts, political scientists, economists and policy makers to discuss the structure of, and changes to, health care systems. The EHPG also meets twice a year in autumn and spring at which research papers are discussed from a comparative and multi disciplinary perspective. Autumn meetings are held in London and are now hosted by The King's Fund. Spring meetings are held in another European location and hosted by a national organisation.
JISCMAIL for CES' European Integration and Global Political Economy Network
This list has been retained 28/05/2015. No one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list. contact email@example.com for all enquiries regarding this list This list is used by the European Network for the Analysis of Political Text (ENAPT) for networking and coordination purposes.
Environmental-Labour-Research@jiscmail.ac.uk is a multidisciplinary mailing list for researchers who are interested in the relationship between labour, trade unions, production, sustainable development and globalisation/North-South relations.
The European Research Group on Political Attitudes and Mentalities (EPAM) has been founded in 2012 as a Research Group. The founding members are faculties and researchers from all over Europe interested in political attitudes modeling and simulation. Political Attitudes represent a complex issue of research not only for political and social scientists, but also for computer scientists, historians of political culture and religion. EPAM Research Group is trying to aggregate both Eastern and Western European experts in an interdisciplinary research framework focused on the analysis and prediction of political attitudes. This interdisciplinary research framework includes a peer-review journal and annual workshop and conference. The EPAM Research Group organizes the annual International Workshop on the Simulation of Political Attitudes and Mentalities, SIMPAM, the annual European Conference on Political Attitudes and Mentalities, ECPAM. EPAM has created an online peer-review research journal, European Quarterly of Political Attitudes and Mentalities, EQPAM.
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To encourage scholarly research and exchange between academics on issues related to ethnic minorities, minority rights, and the origin, development and settlement of ethnic conflicts Keywords: ethnic minorities; minority rights; origin, development and settlement of ethnic conflicts.
This list is established to announce events including workshops, publications, and projects related to the EU's role as international mediator.
The list aims to provide a channel of communication and information for members about activities and events in the field of EU environmental politics.
List to support a British Academy International Networks Project.
This list is used to make announcements relevant to the study of evidence-based policy in health, development, economics and more. Suitable announcements include calls for papers, relevant conferences/other events, programs and publications. The list will be publicly archived at the JISCMAIL site.
This list will be oriented around the Free Movement of Labour campaign #started by myself and Lucia Pradella. We will email about related events #and activities to defend free movement of labour.
A group concerned that academic inquiry should help humanity acquire more wisdom by rational means. Wisdom is taken to be the capacity to realize what is of value in life, for oneself and others. It includes knowledge, understanding and technological know-how, and much else besides.
A group concerned to discuss issues arising in connection with the view that academic inquiry should help humanity acquire more wisdom by rational means. Wisdom is taken to be the capacity to realize what is of value in life, for oneself and others. It includes knowledge, understanding and technological know-how, and much else besides.
This list supports the Fuel Poverty Postgraduate Network and provides a virtual forum for postgraduate researchers to share ongoing research on fuel poverty, seek out potential collaborations, and develop an understanding of how findings can be effectively disseminated.
This list connects a multi disciplinary and international community of researchers investigating the growth of private urban governance. The list-owner co-founded this community in 1999, which meets F2F every two years.
The Global Circle consists of philosophers sympathetic to the idea that philosophy should tackle, and promote awareness of, global problems - global intellectually, and global in the sense of concerning the planet and the future of humanity.
This is a general discussion list, electronic noticeboard and networking facility for academics working on environmental politics. It is a forum for requests, debate, announcements and information (news, research projects, conferences, new books and courses) on any matters which fall within the broad range of the discipline.
This list is designed to create an online forum for postgraduate and early career members of the Global Studies Association. The forum will allow networking, exchange, information on events, funding and discussion on issues relevant to researchers conducting multi-disciplinary research.
A forum for researchers and policy experts in the field of Global Social Policy to share information and discuss about publications, research projects, policy initiatives, and upcoming events. Of interest to individuals working in the areas of Social Policy, Sociology, Politics, Economics, Development Studies and International Relations.
This list is for academics and practitioners engaged or interested in the field of health policy futures research.
This list is to encourage academic discourse on the impact of the International Declaration of Human Rights 50 years on. Open to researchers and students, this list seeks to explore current issues and questions of the future relevance of the declaration & to be a general information resource.
This list is for scholars researching religion and gender and linked to the International Association for the study of Religion & Gender
This list is used by the International and Comparative Social Policy Group of the Social Policy Association to support its wider activities and to promote and facilitate discussion and networks between researchers and teachers in the fields of international and comparative Social Policy
This list is for an interdisciplinary research network on International Law and Policy in Africa. The network is made up of a group of scholars and practitioners in this area. The list provides opportunities to share information, knowledge and research, debate issues, make announcements, arrange workshops, and enhance research collaboration.
This list has been retained 17/02/2016. No one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list. contact firstname.lastname@example.org for all enquiries regarding this list Imperial Atlantic supports research and discussion concerning the impact, support mechanisms, and legacies of Atlantic slavery, raciologies, the 'black' Atlantic, and their diasporas. The focus being on the peoples of Africa, the Caribbean, North America, Latin America, and South America.
International boundaries, both on land and at sea, are often a major source of stress between states. This list provides a forum for the exchange of information and ideas relating to the management of international borders, particularly the peaceful resolution of boundary-related conflict.
This list aims to connect individuals and groups involved in or interested in interdisciplinary research on institutions or institutional thought. Members can use the list to post announcements about events, publications, calls for papers, job postings, etc. Please note that the list is moderated to ensure that only relevant announcements are circulated.
The list serves members of the European Consortium for Political Research's Standing Group on International Political Theory
This is a mailing list of the members of the "International Politics of Migration, Refugees, and Diasporas" Working Group at the British International Studies Association
This is an info-list for people interested in being kept up-to-date with the Jam & Justice project
This group is aimed at joining individuals and organisations within HE, the cultural heritage sector and public service broadcasting, in order to join up ways in which each area plans to digitally commemorate the events of the First World war. This join-up will deliver content from across the public sector in order to increase education and research on WW1
This group aims to bring together the UK based academics studying the issues related to the Kurds and Kurdistan. It aims to provide a forum for networking, exchange of ideas, informing about the ongoing and/or future research, seminars, conference and discussions on the above mentioned subjects
To build and strengthen links among students, academics and policy-makers interested in the social policy of Latin American countries.
This network focuses on the theme of social movements, mobilization and contestation in the MENA.
The Labour and Society Research Group (LSRG) was established in 2009 by academics from Newcastle University and Northumbria University. <HTML> http://www.northumbria.ac.uk/sd/academic/sass/about/humanities/history/groups/lsrg </HTML>
This list has been retained 07/08/2014 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list - contact email@example.com for all enquiries regarding this list The list supports researchers who are developing techniques to map political party policy preferences based on official political party documents (primarily, but not exclusively, party manifestos). This field has been developing in political science since the inception of the Manifesto Research Group within the European Consortium of Political Research in 1979.
This Network intends to share information about events and recent publications and to facilitate the discussion on maritime security studies and maritime security sector reform.
The list arises from a series of workshops on marketization that is defined as the introduction and intensification of price-based competition. The list aims to bring together researchers from various areas and disciplines and other interested public, who focus on structural and subjective effects of marketization on societies in Europe. It provides a space for sharing information and stimulating the discussions on changing markets and subjectivities within Europe and the ways we approach these issues theoretically, methodologically and in practice.
The aim of the MeCCSA (Media, Communication and Cultural Studies Association) Policy Network is to exchange ideas and research findings, but also to join with civil society in their debates with the regulators, the broadcasters and the Government.
This list has been retained 10/12/2013 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list - contact firstname.lastname@example.org for all enquiries regarding this list a list devoted to issues concerning the experience of PhD students in communication, culture and media studies in the UK. Topics discussed will concern: publications and career opportunities and issues teaching and research as a PhD student in ccm departments/degrees social aspects of the PhD experience (issues of gender, race, age, family etc) philosophical and academic issues related to the PhD experience and status
This list has been retained 05/09/2014 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list - contact email@example.com for all enquiries regarding this list This mailing list aims at creating online a collective space for reflection on alternatives, through art, to the established political system.
This list is used Mixed Migration Hub to make announcements to policy makers, journalists and the Higher education and research community about issues of mixed migration in North Africa.
This list is an activity of the Migration and Law Network. It is open to those whose research or teaching interests include UK immigration and asylum law.
The LSE Migration Studies Unit MSU was founded in 2007. It promotes the cross-disciplinary study of migration and is open to academics, students and policy-makers.
This list has been retained 07/08/2014 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list - contact firstname.lastname@example.org for all enquiries regarding this list This list if for the Neoliberal education working group of the Public Interest Research Network.
For all those interested in discussing newsfilm, as well as sharing and advocating its use in research and teaching.
The NGO Working Group aims to promote the study of non-governmental organisations in world politics. It provides a forum to facilitate networking and collaboration between scholars and practitioners of similar interests. The activities of the group can be found at: bisa-ngo-workinggroup.org <HTML> BISA NGO Working Group <HTML> The NGO Working Group aims to promote the study of non-governmental organisations in world politics. It provides a forum to facilitate networking and collaboration between scholars and practitioners of similar interests. The Group's website is: <a href="http://bisa-ngo-workinggroup.org"> bisa-ngo-workinggroup.org</a> The list is maintained by <a href="http://http://bisa-ngo-workinggroup.org/home- 2/home/"> Erla Thrandardottir and Angela Crack</a> </HTML> </HTML>
This list is to provide an electronic discussion forum for students and staff on the University of Nottingham's Masters in Public Administration and Masters in Public Policy programmes on issues relating to public administration, public management and public policy. The list will also include Staff/Practitioners/Policy-makers from other institutions
This list is used by the Non-religion and Secularity Research Network (NSRN) to make announcements regarding the academic study of non-religion and secularity. The NSRN-DISCUSS list is available for enquiries and discussion.
This list is used by the Non-religion and Secularity Research Network NSRN to make enquiries and hold discussion related to study of non-religion and secularity. The NSRN-ANNOUNCE list is available for more formal announcements.
The OceanLaw Mailing List is an un-moderated academic and professional e-mail list for the discussion of issues and the exchange of information relating to the international law of fisheries and related law of the sea and international law subjects, such as the protection of the marine environment or maritime boundary claims.
This list has been retained 29/09/2015 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list contact email@example.com for all enquiries regarding this list This mailing list emerged from the workshop on performance and political subjectivity held as part of the Oecumene Symposium "Opening the Boundaries of Citizenship" at the Open University (Feb 6-11th, 2012). It is meant to allow participants to further conversations started in the workshop.
The list is to help establish an international network of those (academics, crime and justice practitioners) interested in organised crime and extortion racket systems. It is linked to GLODERS (the Global Dynamics of Extortion Racket Systems), a European Commission funded research project, www.gloders.eu. Announcements of conferences, jobs, and projects welcome.
A list for research on Organised Persuasive Communication, including propaganda, public relations, information warfare, psyops, marketing, lobbying and other promotional activities.
Padzahr is a social enterprise. We want to democratise data, giving communities, organisations and individuals a platform from which to make decisions and influence policy. Big data has long been the domain of multinational companies and governments. With all the knowledge comes all the power. Affecting change is a challenge without hard facts to back up arguments. Our aim is to level the playing field
This list is intended to accompany the AHRC funded research network - Partitions: What are they good for? This is an international research network comprising cutting-edge, interdisciplinary and comparative research on political partitions across a wide historical and geographical span.
This list is for people researching paid domestic work and au pairing. The purpose is to share announcements and news.
A forum for discussion of how and where literature segues with environmental issues. A zone of literary activism and advocacy for the environment. For poets, writers, and academics.
A list for those developing and using computational models in the governance policy cycle
This list has been retained 01/06/2012 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list - contact firstname.lastname@example.org for all enquiries regarding this list This list aims to encourage collaboration between scholars who are active in researching the interface between politics and business, in order to develop, promote and advance theoretical, comparative and empirical understanding of the study field.
The list provides a forum for communication between members of the Policing Network of the British Society of Criminology. Anyone interested in joining the Network can do so by contacting the list owner.
Mailing list for announcements and academic exchange in the field of political discourse analysis
Official mailinglist of the Critical Political Economy Research Network of the European Sociological Association. http://criticalpoliticaleconomy.net/
The list is open to anyone with an interest in the topic, but it originated in a workshop on Political Community: Authority in the Name of Community hosted by the Centre for Citizenship, Civil Society and Rule of Law (CISRUL) at the University of Aberdeen in June 2014. You can access the full topic description at http://wp.me/PASsb-45. We confirmed in a previous workshop that the term political community was appropriate for identifying a core set of issues that interest us at CISRUL, even though it was evident that no term will ever carry all the right connotations and none of the wrong ones. Though we each have our own preferred approach, reflecting the wide range of perspectives in CISRUL, several of us are using the term political community for one whose members feel somehow represented within its structures of authority, and thus somehow obliged to their fellow-members to follow its norms and accept its decisions. We prefer, on the whole, to reserve the term political community for those that claim a degree of self-sufficiency and we distinguish political communities from political collectives such as trade unions or churches which see themselves as players in a broader political community. In a political community, (more or less) ultimate authority is claimed in the name of some kind of (more or less) encompassing community of members.
The Political Settlements Research Group The term political settlements can be understood in different ways. However, a useful working definition of a political settlement is: the forging of a common understanding usually between political elites that their best interests or beliefs are served through acquiescence to a framework for administering political power (di John & Putzel 2009:4). This mailing list is for the use of researchers, policy-makers, academics and other interested individuals to engage others working on political settlements research, a forum to air ideas, debate, and share resources. This list is open to any interested individual or organisation. It is administered by PSRP at the Global Justice Academy at Edinburgh Law School.
To analyse the political and legal aspects of the BBC's longest running drama series "Doctor Who"
The Working Group on Citizen Participation includes researchers and practitioners working in a range of policy fields in Scotland, and is open to anyone interested in related issues. It aims to foster dialogue and knowledge exchange; build a network that cuts across disciplinary boundaries and policy silos; create a platform for practice-led collaborative research.
A Mailing List for the FDTL5 PREPOL Project.
Research network designed to look at emerging issues in egalitarian political philosophy and public policy.
This list provides a forum through which researchers interested in the professions and concepts of professionalism can share insights, debate current topics, and announce events and projects of interest to list members.
This list was inspired by the successful symposium Protests as Events / Events as Protests. The conceptualisation of protests as events and vice versa involves consideration of the temporalities of protests as well as the mobilities that are enacted to bring together an assemblage that may be on the move or fixed at a still point. The symposium involved conversations between activists and non-activists, as well as academics as activists in order to explore the complex construction of protests as events / events as protests. The event was held at Leeds Metropolitan University in June 2013 (http://protestsandevents.wordpress.com) and covered the following topics: -Conceptualisations of protests as events -The academic/activist interface -Timings and rhythms of protests -Discursive constructions of protests -Protest and political tourism -Mobile assemblages and protests -Embodiments of protest events -Sustaining protests in the face of cultural changes -Protests and sports events -Critical hospitality and protests -Governance and the governmentalities of protest events
PSA Global Justice and Human Rights Specialist Group
This list has been retained 07/08/2014 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list - contact email@example.com for all enquiries regarding this list For UK graduate students studying politics; run by the Graduate Network of the PSA (Political Studies Association)
This is the list of the Political Methodology Specialist Group of the Political Studies Association.
Political Studies Association (PSA) Quantitative Methods Network is for those interested in quant methods research or teaching for political science
Electronic discussion and announcement list for South Asian politics
This is the official e-list of the PSA women and politics group. It is open to members of the PSA women and politics group. The PSA women and politics group exists for women in the profession and for those researching sex, gender and politics (broadly defined). The list will faciliate discussion amongst members and encourage the exhchange of research and conference announcements.
This email services a network concerned with developments in surveillance and its multifaceted impacts.
This list is used by members of the Network at the IGRS to discuss issues related to psychoanalysis and politics
The list is for Corporate and Public Affairs academics and practitioners interested in International Research. ie Campaigns, Lobbying and Regulation
A group convened through the British and Irish Association for Practical Theology (www.biapt.org.uk), which brings together academics, research students and researching professionals in the field of pastoral care, practical theology and Christian social ethics. This group aims to facilitate networking amongst BIAPT members interested in developing issues in public theology, or the interaction between faith traditions and social policy, political economy and civil society.
The Public and Political Leadership network provides a bridge between (European) academics conducting research on leadership in the public domain. The aim of the list is to further international collaboration between leadership researchers by providing a forum to post, for instance, research/methodology questions, queries to submit conference panels, notifications of new publications and conferences, and ideas for submitting grant proposals.
Protest is a hallowed right within constitutional democracy allowing for political expression outside the electoral process and public sphere. Can and are more radical (and especially illegal) means of protest ever be considered legitimate within constitutional democracy, and if so, on what grounds? The list will address this and related questions stemming from a 2016 workshop.
Radix - Radical Interpretations of Disasters and Radical Solutions
List for announcements relating to statistics about society, and their political context and impact. Moderated by Radical Statistics Group Troika.
A discussion list dedicated to discussions of the place, use and function of all aspects of classical antiquity, its philosophy, history, literature and reception, in the work of contemporary French philosopher Jacques Ranciere
Its purpose is to link researchers interested in the topic of religion and politics in various national and international contexts.
To discuss implications of the Re-Use of Public Sector Regulations and consequent implications for Research Institutions
This list has been retained 06/03/2015 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list - contact firstname.lastname@example.org for all enquiries regarding this list This list is used as an exchange platform for the University Association for Contemporary European Studies (UACES) supported Collaborative Research Network (CRN) "Romanis in Europe". The CRN already counts around 60 members, around the half of whom are UK based. The specific interest of the network lies with the evaluative research with the focus on policies targeting Romani communities, allowing their geographic mobility and determining their relationship with the European and national institutions.
This list has been retained 08/08/2014 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list - contact email@example.com for all enquiries regarding this list Regional Studies Association Student Members discussion forum.
This list welcomes participation from researchers and others interested in contemporary and historical aspects of civil-military relations in Russia. Key words and phrases: civil-military relations society-military relations civilian control legitimacy and the armed forces military in politics
To discuss the concept of alternative tertiary education, with the suggested manifestation being an independent school of environmental poetics and creativity (though quasi connected to other tertiary educational institutions). Internationalist, but with a strong uk presence. The list will enable discussion between academics and practitioners re the possible creation of such a school - the issues surrounding independent teaching, relationships with universities, artists etc.
This list is for researchers interested in the communication of science and the strategic use of science by interests in society. It is a working group of the Public Interest Research Network
This list is used by an international group of academics and practitioners dedicated to analysing and producing material on Scotland, in a variety of disciplines (i.e. history, literature, language, politics, etc.). It will be used primarily for the announcement of relevant events, and as a discussion forum.
This list is intended to support the development of a community of scholars interested in the specificities of Scottish Cultural Policy and Management. It will make announcements about research, publications, projects and events.
This list has been retained 09/08/2016 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list- contact firstname.lastname@example.org for all enquiries regarding this list This list is devoted to exploring the impact of sectarianism on economic, political and cultural life in Scotland. It is run by the Sectarianism in Scotland working group of the Public Interest Research Network
This list has been retained 10/11/2014 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list - contact email@example.com for all enquiries regarding this list This is the mailing list of the ECPR Standing Group on Security Issues.The list deals with security issues broadly defined and is open to members and non-members of the Standing Group.
The purpose of this list is to develop a network for sharing and support relating to the service learning activities in HE and the community.
Jiscmail for the International Network for Sexual Ethics and Politics
this is an academic mailing list focused on sexuality and gender in central and eastern europe.
On May 17th 2012, the research event, Sound::Gender::Feminism::Activism took place at CRiSAP (Creative Research into Sound Arts Practice), London College of Communication, University of the Arts London. This was a postgraduate event focused on the role of gender in the sonic arts with the aim to stimulate dialogue around discourses related to feminism and sound, and to establish a network of researchers and practitioners working in these areas. This list is established as a means to extend the networking capabilities for researchers and practitioners working within these areas, to further dialogue and to make announcements to the research community about programs, events, publications and projects of interest.
This list is for announcements of relevance to postgraduate students in Slavonic and East European studies at UK universities, or postgraduate members of the British Association for Slavonic and East European Studies.
This is the official email list for the Scottish Media and Communication Association.
The list will facilitate discussion of social network analysis amongst interested UK academics, and will facilitate organisation of off-line meetings.
This list focuses on the key research issues of Social Economy in the UK and across Europe. This includes discussions, potential collaboration between researchers, and dissemination of outputs on topics related to social enterprise, social value, mutual exchange networks, and alternative social economies. The list will also promote projects carried out by the different Social Economy stakeholders and practitioners. We are looking for a way to facilitate European collaboration in the broad field of Social Economy between researchers and practitioners. The sharing of knowledge in the field and building potential partnerships in research and/or practice would be outcomes to be encouraged between list members.
This list is owned by the Executive Committee of the Indian Social Policy Association. It aims to bring together individuals and organisations in the UK and India (not exclusively) whose work centres on emerging social policy issues in India and South Asia.
This list has been established to facilitate ongoing discussion among participants at seminars in the ESRC Social Justice and Public Policy series.
This group is a mailing list for the BSA Sociology of Mental Health study group.
This list is used by social sciences librarians within the University of London's many Libraries to exchange information about research, information provision, resources etc.
An interdisciplinary forum of academics and others to facilitate exchange of knowledge and information referring to the region of SE Europe.
This is used by the members of the Association for the Study of Sport and the European Union, a research network of academics interested in the impact of European politics and policies on sport and vice-versa.
The list is created as a result of the workshop organised under the Researcher Links scheme offered within the Newton Fund, the British Council and Fund de Amparo Pesquisa do Estado de Paulo - FAPESP (2004/50504-8), in the city of Sao Paulo, Brazil on 10-13th March, 2015. # The aim of the list of to connect researchers, policy makers and activists interested in examining the complex range of sociocultural impacts that arise from the design, management and legacy planning for mega sport events. The impacts on local populations, spaces and community identities are deeply interconnected with processes of social and political transformation that occur via urban redevelopment and relocation, the promotion of sport development to enhance social cohesion, tourism development, and education, health and employment programs.
This list exists to promote the exchange of information and ideas related to social policy in Scotland.
This list is to support the network of current students and alums in the UCL Masters in Public Administration in Science, Technology, Engineering and Public Policy.
This list is relevant to all those who teach politics courses in Higher Education. Its purpose is to discuss any issues around the teaching and learning of politics.
This list has been retained 09/05/2014 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list - contact firstname.lastname@example.org for all enquiries regarding this list This list will be used by the tutors and students of the Postgraduate Diploma in Management Studies for the Public Sector to share information, ask questions relating to the course, share course materials via the file store etc. Members of the group are from UK HE, local council, NHS and other public sector groups. The focus of the list is postgraduate education in management.
The UACES members' email list for members to circulate information about events, jobs, etc. subject to the usage policy that can be viewed at www.uaces.org/email
A list for those interested in the work of the ERC project: Understanding Institutional Change: A Gender Perspective.
This list is for people involved in the Unionising the Future research project, which looks at understanding and supporting joint working between Trade Unions and Students' Unions from 1970 to the present day. It will be used to share ideas, resources and to communicate research outcomes, training materials and to promote events.
This list has been retained 10/12/2013 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list contact email@example.com for all enquiries regarding this list This list is intended as a forum of international exchange for academics working on problems of crime prevention and urban safety. Participatns are members of a collaborative research network set up under the auspices of the Law and Society Association and the international Sociological Association Research Committee on the Sociology of Law.
The Uruguay Research Network (URN) aims to bring together students, academics and researchers from a variety of academic disciplines united by a common interest in Uruguay. The network wishes to draw together people working on Uruguay that may otherwise not know each other; in this way, the network aims facilitate debate and discussion, exchange information on relevant conferences and news on Uruguay, organise events and establish a forum for continued interaction and communication among scholars on Uruguay. The network is open to students (both undergraduate and postgraduate), academic staff and researchers. It is a UK based network but anyone is welcome to join; we particularly welcome members from Uruguay itself. English and Spanish are the working languages of the network.
The User Involvement Research mailing list aims to bring together people with expertise in user involvement and public participation in the evaluation and delivery of public services. We seek to take forward theoretical, conceptual and practical thinking around different types and mechanisms of user involvement. We seek to promote engagement with researchers, providers, policy makers across the higher education, voluntary and public sectors.
This list facilitates collaboration across the UK social work community. Every voice needs to be heard so that together we can make a difference.
A mailing list for academics and researchers with a joint interest in quantitative research and data related to the voluntary sector.
This list has been retained 11/08/2014 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list - contact firstname.lastname@example.org for all enquiries regarding this list This is a group set up to observe changes to water governance especially in Scotland though also elsewhere in the world.
Based at the University of Glasgow, this list is part of Policy Scotland's Welfare Reform Network. We aim to share and develop ideas and evidence that can impact on decision-making and policy outcomes relating to welfare reform.
This list facilitates networking between participants of the 'White Spaces'conference stream at Gender Work and Organization 07 and others.
List is for members of the crime, public space and policing thematic group
List is for members of the econnomic development and regeneration thematic group
List is for members of the environment, tourism and leisure thematic group
List is for members of the housing group
List is for members of the transport thematic group