New Directions 2008
- New Directions 2008
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- Date and Time
- 14th May 2008 - 15th May 2008
Our annual postgraduate 'work in progress' conference was held on the 26th and 27th May 2008.
The conference will be held in the David Hume Tower, Faculty Room South.
This year the conference showcases the work of our current postgraduate students at various stages in their research. Conference themes include power and money, the self and the body in research, research on children and families, social movements, rituals, symbols and identities and narrative and textual research.
The conference programme is available here.
The conference abstracts are available here.
The conference poster is available here.
Roberts Prizewinners 2008
We are pleased to announce that the winners of the Roberts Prize for Best Presentation and Paper 2008 are:
Suryakant Waghmore: Politics of Caste and Civil Society in India: A view from below.
Powerpoint slides from the conference are now available:
Steven MacLennan: Calculating Practices
Edgar Zavala-Pelayo: Power and Networks in the University Research Environment
Sveta Milyaeva: Changing the Law: Putting Forward Regulation
Gregor Schnuer: The Spaces between 'introspection' and 'just reading books'
Heather Blenkinsop: The timing of myth: Exploring the contradiction
- program (PDF File)
- amy_chandler.pdf (PDF File)
- edgar.pdf (PDF File)
- eric_chen.pdf (PDF File)
- gregor.pdf (PDF File)
- heather.pdf (PDF File)
- jennifer.pdf (PDF File)
- lucy_nicholas.pdf (PDF File)
- ruth.pdf (PDF File)
- steven.pdf (PDF File)
- sveta.pdf (PDF File)
- fraser.pdf (PDF File)
- carl.pdf (PDF File)
- amy.pdf (PDF File)
- carrie.pdf (PDF File)