Philip Cowley, Reader in the University’s School of Politics and International Relations, was recently nominated for the Times Higher young researcher of the year award. In this podcast, Philip discusses his research into back bench rebellions within the British parliament. Philip describes his research as practical politics, linking academic research to the real world of political debate. Since the British Labour party’s re-election with a reduced majority of 66 MPs in May 2005, some back b
Introducing Regional Integration
This course is designed as a general introduction to regional integration, and is particularly aimed at non-specialists. It reviews some of the main definitions of what constitutes a region, and identifies the basic concepts and approaches to integration. The course portrays both the diversity and the hierarchical nature of regionalism, and calls attention to the motivations that lead groups of states and regions to elect for one particular form of regional cooperation over another. The course
Werkwoordspelling Deze app bevat verschillende onderdelen, zoals onderwerp en de persoonsvorm (nodig om een werkwoord correct te kunnen spellen), de tegenwoordige tijd, de verleden tijd en voltooid deelwoord. Elk onderdeel start met wat uitleg en wordt …
Deze app bevat verschillende onderdelen, zoals onderwerp en de persoonsvorm (nodig om een werkwoord correct te kunnen spellen), de tegenwoordige tijd, de verleden tijd en voltooid deelwoord.
Elk onderdeel start met wat uitleg en wordt …
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2013 General Jimmy Doolittle Award Dinner
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EU parliament president visits flood stricken Croatia
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Novel heterostructure metal-semiconductor-metal (HMSM) photodetectors with resonant cavity for fiber
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Green still big at auto show
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