15 December 2011
The first textbook focussed on global justice, the book provides 'a very clear, learned, and comprehensive discussion of different approaches to global distributive justice and ... their implications for pressing policy issues such as trade, immigration, and climate change' (Christian Barry, Australian National University).
1 December 2011
We were honoured to have former University of Southampton Politics student and outstanding political journalist Jon Sopel give us his time to speak to colleagues and students about his experiences.
9 November 2011
The Politics and International Relations division has recently established a variety of links with the academic world in Iceland.
8 November 2011
David Owen, Professor of Social and Political Philosophy, is currently working on issues surrounding migration.
19 October 2011
PAIR (Politics and International Relations) are now running weekly tutorials for undergraduate students in their first semester of study at Southampton.
23 August 2011
Institutionalising Environmental Norms for Large Dams: the Case of the Mekong River Commission
19 July 2011
BBC news reporter Jon Sopel will join this year’s graduates and three other leading figures at ceremonies at the University’s Highfield campus.
13 July 2011
Dr Alexandra Kelso, along with co-author Dr Peter Dorey (University of Cardiff) have published a new book entitled "House of Lords Reform Since 1911: Must The Lords Go?"
27 June 2011
Applications are invited for a Teaching Fellow position in the Politics & International Relations division of Social Sciences.
15 June 2011
Politic's research fellow, Rebecca Edwards, gave the key note speech to the AGM of the Bourne Spring Trust.
17 May 2011
Recycling is central to good green housekeeping and knowledge is no exception.
13 April 2011
On March 17th, PhD students Anjelica Finnegan and Emily Rainsford together with staff and undergraduate students from Social Sciences, put on a public engagement event for pupils in three local schools.
22 March 2011
The University of Southampton's Centre for Citizenship, Globalisation and Governance (C2G2) hosted a conference entitled 'New Directions in Polanyian Scholarship' on March 12th and 13th, 2011 at Sarum College in Salisbury.
27 February 2011
One of the highlights of our academic life in Politics & International Relations is our postgraduate weekend conference at Cumberland Lodge in Windsor Great Park.
14 February 2011
The University of Southampton has been accredited by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) as a Social Science Doctoral Training Centre (DTC). This accreditation is for five years from October 2011.
18 January 2011
Starting in the 2011/12 academic year, the Politics and International Relations Division is due to be introducing two new postgraduate courses in International Political Economy (IPE), reflecting the department’s new expertise in the field.
17 January 2011
The Centre for Citizenship, Globalisation and Governance (C2G2) will be hosting a workshop on Polanyian scholarship in the Twenty-first Century.
16 January 2011
The Centre for Citizenship, Globalisation and Governance (C2G2) will be co-hosting with the Morrell Centre for Toleration (York).