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2019 / 2020

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18 May 2020 1:00pm - 2:00pm Seminar: State Matters: Theorizing the state and its experts through the Iraqi experience
Speaker: Nida Alahmad # University of Edinburgh
Room 2.15, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15A George Square, Edinburgh, EH8 9LD
11 May 2020 1:00pm - 2:00pm Seminar: PATH-AI Research Project: Laying the foundations for international dialogue to regulate and govern Artificial Intelligence.
Speaker: Charles Raab # University of Edinburgh
Room 2.15, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15A George Square, Edinburgh, EH8 9LD
27 Apr 2020 1:00pm - 2:00pm Seminar: *Cancelled due to COVID-19* Victory and the Politics of American Wartime
Speaker: Andy Hom # University of Edinburgh
Room 2.15, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15A George Square, Edinburgh, EH8 9LD
9 Mar 2020 1:00pm - 2:00pm Seminar: Explaining Divergent Trends in Coups and Mutinies: The End of the Cold War and the Role of Military Agency.
Speaker: Maggie Dwyer # University of Edinburgh
Room 2.15, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15A George Square, Edinburgh, EH8 9LD
2 Mar 2020 1:00pm - 2:00pm Seminar: Xenophobic Violence as Indirect Rule in South Africa
Speaker: Loren Landau # University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg/ University of Oxford
Room 2.15, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15A George Square, Edinburgh, EH8 9LD.
24 Feb 2020 1:00pm - 2:00pm Seminar: Defending Investor Rights: Barriers to reforming investment rules in Australia and Peru
Speaker: Julia Calvert # University of Edinburgh
Room 2.15, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15A George Square, Edinburgh, EH8 9LD
10 Feb 2020 1:00pm - 2:00pm Seminar: The Problems of Genocide: Race and security in International Relations
Speaker: Dirk Moses # Lichtenberg-Kolleg at the University of Göttingen; University of Sydney
Room 2.15, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15A George Square, Edinburgh, EH8 9LD.
3 Feb 2020 1:00pm - 2:00pm Seminar: Theorising International Order in the Mirror of Medieval Theology
Speaker: William Bain # National University of Singapore
Seminar Room 1, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15A George Square, Edinburgh, EH8 9LD
27 Jan 2020 1:00pm - 2:00pm Seminar: 'Corporate-state' and digital capitalism in Kenya
Speaker: Kevin Donovan # University of Edinburgh
Room 2.15, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15A George Square, Edinburgh, EH8 9LD
20 Jan 2020 1:00pm - 2:00pm Seminar: Manufacturing Constraint: The Unintended Consequences of Hand-Tying in Britain’s Negotiations with the European Union 2015-19
Speaker: Benjamin Martill # University of Edinburgh
Room 2.15, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15A George Square, Edinburgh, EH8 9LD
9 Dec 2019 1:00pm - 2:00pm Seminar: Framing Contests Between Same-Sect Parties: Hezbollah and Amal as a case study
Speaker: Wassim Mroue # University of Edinburgh
Room 2.15, CMB
2 Dec 2019 1:00pm - 2:00pm Seminar: Defending Investor Rights: Barriers to reforming investment rules in Australia and Peru
Speaker: Ewan Stein # University of Edinburgh
Room 2.15, CMB
25 Nov 2019 1:00pm - 2:00pm Seminar: Victory and Politics of American Wartime
Speaker: Andy Hom # University of Edinburgh
Room 2.15, CMB
18 Nov 2019 1:00pm - 2:00pm Seminar: The Syrian War Economy: A critique of the concept
Speaker: Jamie Allinson # University of Edinburgh
Room 2.15, CMB
11 Nov 2019 1:00pm - 2:00pm Seminar: Gender, Peacebuilding and Natural resources project
Speaker: Claire Duncanson # University of Edinburgh
Room 2.15, CMB
4 Nov 2019 1:00pm - 2:00pm Seminar: The Social Uses of Theory in IR and the Discipline’s Quest for Scientific Credibility
Speaker: Kasia Kaczmarska # University of Edinburgh
Room 2.15, CMB
28 Oct 2019 1:00pm - 2:00pm Seminar: The Rise of National Security Strategies
Speaker: Andrew Neal # University of Edinburgh
Room 2.15, CMB
21 Oct 2019 1:00pm - 2:00pm Seminar: Artificial Intelligence and State Economic Security
Speaker: Murat Uzun # Sakarya University
Room 2.15, CMB
18 Oct 2019 1:30pm - 3:00pm Seminar: Dialogue with Joost Hiltermann on conducting fieldwork in conflict zones, and careers outside academia
Speaker: Joost Hiltermann # International Crisis Group
Room 2.15, Chrystal Macmillan Building
14 Oct 2019 1:00pm - 2:00pm Seminar: Arbitrary governance in modern authoritarian regimes: Informal security and social control in Uganda
Speaker: Rebecca Tapscott # Graduate Institute, Geneva
Teaching Room 7, Old College, University of Edinburgh
7 Oct 2019 1:00pm - 2:00pm Seminar: Ex-combatant Participation in Sierra Leone’s TRC: Advancing an empirical framework of institutional engagement
Speaker: Sayra Van Den Berg Bhagwandas # University of Edinburgh
Room 2.15, Chrystal Macmillan Building
30 Sep 2019 1:00pm - 2:00pm Seminar: The Global and Local Politics of Everyday Life in 1950s Famagusta
Speaker: Alexandria Innes # University of East Anglia
Room 2.15, Chrystal Macmillan Building
23 Sep 2019 1:00pm - 2:00pm Seminar: Praetorian Peacekeepers: Impact of UN peacekeeping on civil-military relations
Speaker: Monalisa Adhikari # University of Edinburgh
Room 2.15, Chrystal Macmillan Building