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Festival of Social Sciences 2011

The aim of the Festival is to showcase the varied and innovative social sciences research taking place at Warwick, involving staff and students from all departments and centres in the Faculty of Social Science, and many from other areas of the University. The theme for 2011 is "Public Engagement, Communication and Impact". The Festival will feature a range of workshops, lectures, seminars and other events focusing on this theme. This includes the Academy of Social Sciences Roadshow "Campaign for Social Science", and the launch of the Warwick Economic and Social Research Council Doctoral Training Centre (ESRC DTC). Speakers for the Festival include the business entrepreneur Ram Gidoomal CBE, and former Warwick Registrar Mike Shattock.

Mike Shattock - Comparing Cuts in Public Expenditure

12:06 Tue 13 Dec 2011

Michael Shattock presents 'Comparing Cuts in Public Expenditure 1981-2011: The Implications of Higher Education' at the Festival of Social Sciences 2011.

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Jon Baldwin - What Makes a Successful University?

12:05 Tue 13 Dec 2011

Jon Baldwin, registrar, presents 'What Makes a Successful University? Defining Success in Higher Education' at the Festival of Social Sciences 2011.

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Prof Robin Naylor - Higher Education: Evidence of Student Incomes

12:03 Tue 13 Dec 2011

Prof Robin Naylor, Economics Department, presents 'Higher Education: Evidence of Student Incomes' at the Festival of Social Sciences 2011.

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Ram Gidoomal - Sustaining Dialogue, Multicultural Societies Under Pressure

10:03 Fri 16 Dec 2011

Ram Gidoomal CBE presents his talk 'Sustaining Dialogue: Multicultural Societies Under Pressure' for the Festival of Social Sciences 2011.

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The Campaign for Social Science Roadshow 2011

11:49 Tue 13 Dec 2011

The University of Warwick hosts The Campaign for Social Science Roadshow 2011, featuring presentations from Professor Michael Harloe, Professor Tony Crook and Stephen Anderson.

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Pressure Groups - Dr Justin Greaves

11:35 Tue 13 Dec 2011

Dr Justin Greaves, Department of Politics and International Studies, explains more about his module Introduction to Research Methods. This lecture is the final of a series of three on Pressure Groups and their wider impact.

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Festival of Social Sciences 2011 - David Webber

11:14 Tue 13 Dec 2011

David Webber talks to Annette Rubery of the Knowledge Centre about his area of research as part of the Festival of Social Sciences.

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Festival of Social Sciences 2011 - Ben Richardson

11:13 Tue 13 Dec 2011

Ben Richardson talks to Annette Rubery of the Knowledge Centre about his area of research as part of the Festival of Social Sciences.

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Festival of Social Sciences 2011 - Clara Rübner Joergensen

11:10 Tue 13 Dec 2011

Clara Rübner Joergensen talks to Annette Rubery of the Knowledge Centre about her area of research as part of the Festival of Social Sciences.

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Festival of Social Sciences 2011 - Ben Jacoby

11:08 Tue 13 Dec 2011

Ben Jacoby talks to Annette Rubery of the Knowledge Centre about his area of research as part of the Festival of Social Sciences.

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Festival of Social Sciences 2011 - Daria Luchinksaya

11:06 Tue 13 Dec 2011

Daria Luchinksaya talks to Annette Rubery of the Knowledge Centre about her area of research as part of the Festival of Social Sciences.

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