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New Book Published, 27 May 2014

Grant success, 15 May 2014

Research Trip to Canada, 6 March 2014

New MA/LLM Diplomacy and International Law course, 5 March 2014

New distance learning postgraduate modules in Quaker Studies, 6 February 2014

New philosophy journal attracts key thinkers, 5 December 2013

PPR.440 Postgraduate Certificate of Achievement in Political Theology for Peace, 25 November 2013

New Undergraduate degree schemes, 1 October 2013

Linda Woodhead appointed as new council member of the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC), 9 July 2013

PPR's Professor Stephen Wilkinson is quoted in the Independent and on BBC Radio 4's Today programme, 8 July 2013

PPR's Dr Simon Mabon was interviewed live on BBC1 TV news, about the political crisis in Egypt, 4 July 2013

Work in Utopia workshop, 4 June 2013

Several members of PPR have been nominated for the LU Student Led Teaching Award, 3 June 2013

Department to host EPOP 2013 Conference, 19 February 2013

PPR Scholarships 2012 now awarded, 15 February 2013

NEW - MA in Diplomacy and International Relations (Distance Learning), 15 January 2013

MBE for Linda Woodhead, 14 January 2013

Opinion piece - 'Regulating food companies: restricting or empowering?', 5 December 2012

Dr Basil Germond spoke to the European Parliament Sub-Committee on Security and Defence, 27 November 2012

Huffington Post review of the Culture, Politics and Eschatology Symposium at Lancaster University, 19 November 2012

Dr Thomas Mills discusses Cuban missile crisis on BBC radio, 23 October 2012

Dr Mark Garnett appears in BBC documentary, 22 October 2012

Does the Family Play a Key Role in Helping "Tweens" Maintain a Healthy Weight?, 18 October 2012

Does the Family Play a Key Role in Helping "Tweens" Maintain a Healthy Weight?, 18 October 2012

'New press release for the EU-funded I.Family study on children, diet and health'., 21 August 2012

Neil Manson to give evidence at Leveson Inquiry, 10 July 2012

Professor Kim Knott awarded RCUK GULF Fellowship, 28 May 2012

The Department has been successful in bidding for Faculty Postgraduate Bursaries., 8 May 2012

Linda Woodhead in Guardian on the "de-reformation" of religion, 7 May 2012

Charles Clarke on *Today* talking about Faith Debates, 4 May 2012

Westminster Faith Debates - religion and welfare podcasts, 28 March 2012

PPR Scholarships 2012, 12 March 2012

What have we learned about radicalisation? Video and Podasts of Faith Debate, 12 March 2012

Prof Charles Clarke - interview in Telegraph discussing faith debates, 29 February 2012

Religion in schools - faith debate video, 29 February 2012

Linda Woodhead on Richard Dawkins in The Guardian, 15 February 2012

Dr Basil Germond interviewed by Italian newspaper, 13 February 2012

Religious Identity in Superdiverse Societies: podcasts and video, 12 February 2012

Linda Woodhead - Restoring Religion to the Public Square - article in The Tablet, 30 January 2012

Charles Clarke interview: religion and public life, 30 January 2012

Series of high profile public debates in Westminster, 10 January 2012

PPR are running a series of Westminster Debates on Religion and Public Life, 8 February - 2 May 2012

PPR Question Time - Video, 4 January 2012

Viva success, 8 December 2011

Northern Political Theory Association, 10 November 2011

Corti Fellowship, 1 March-April 2013

Warren Todd successfully defends his PhD thesis, 14 October 2011

Major Investment and New Hires in PPR., 17 August 2011

Philosophy Summer School in Chongqing, China, 25 July - 14 August 2011

Examining the Shared Life, 7-8 July 2011

Election to Honorary Treasureship of the Society of Applied Philosophy, 2 July 2011

Perinatal Medicine, 16 June 2011

PPR Lecturer wins Lancaster University award in the category of 'above and beyond', 13 June 2011

Encountering Children - University of Zurich, 8 June 2011

Lancaster University in the top 5 for UK graduate employability, 7 June 2011

Implementing the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child, 1-2 June 2011

Master of Advanced Studies in Children's Rights, 23 May 2011

PPR Academics Contribute Lectures To Multi-Media Project, 18 May 2011

Alison Stone on radio show discussion of Matricide, 13 May 2011

Edinburgh International Science Festival, 20 April 2011

Piece published on, 15 April 2011

Talk: 'Pleasure as Self-Discovery', Institute of Education, London, 27 April 2011

Discussion of the Gita, In Our Time with Melvyn Bragg, 31 March 2011

Lecture on equality to Christians in Clitheroe, 26 March 2011

Researcher awarded grant for study of Islamic Studies courses, 23 March 2011

BBC Newsnight political editor visits PPR, 17 March 2011

Phil Soc: talk on comradeship, individuality, and soldiers' autobiographies, 22 March 2011

J.L. Austin Centenary Conference - April 5-7, 2011, 3 March 2011

Charles Clarke, Inaugural Lecture March 23rd: Politics and Faith, 2 March 2011

Charles Clarke departmental visit and lectures, 2 March 2011

CRS conference to be held at the Richardson Institute, 21 February 2011

Prof. Ram-Prasad and the Archbishop of Canterbury reflect on Hindu-Christian Dialogue, 16 February 2011

AHRC Advisory Group, 15 February 2011

Philosophy and Public Policy: Making an Impact, 15 February 2011

PEALS 12th Annual Symposium, 15 February 2011

Seminar on parental consent and newborn bloodspot screening, 14 February 2011

PPR at, 2 February 2011

David Archard and Neil Manson - Policy Seminar on Gamete and Embryo Donation Jan 28th, 28 January 2011

New Lecturer Awarded the European Foreign Affairs Review 2010 Prize, 5 January 2011

Former Home Secretary Charles Clarke appointed visiting professor in PPR, 12 November 2010

Professor Chakravarthi Ram-Prasad chairs meeting of religious leaders in Bangalore, 28 October 2010

Richardson Institute hosting leading international scholars on refugees and asylum seekers, 1 October 2010

RI to Host Two International Scholars in Michaelmas 2010, 23 September 2010

Centre for Gender and Women's Studies Seminar Series 2010-2011: 'Publics and Counter-Publics', 1 October 2010 - 30 June 2011

Talk at consent workshop - Essex, 26 November 2010

Diaspora Consultancy, 24 September 2010

European Union Consultancy, 24 September 2010

International Research Collaboration on Global Migration, 24 September 2010

RI appointment to International State Crime Initiative, 24 September 2010

Middle East and Islamic Studies Network, 24 September 2010

RI Research Rated as 'Outstanding' by the ESRC, 24 September 2010

RI collaboration with the Crisis Management Initiative, 24 September 2010

ESRC project graded 'outstanding', 17 August 2010


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