Book (re)launch: The Reason of States

With an introductory talk by Prof James Mayall on the "Ambiguous Legacy of Liberal Empire", chaired by Prof Mervyn Frost. Wednesday 24 February 2016, 5-7pm, War Studies Meeting Room (K6.07), Department of War Studies, King's College London In 1974, before there was any such thing as 'the English School', Michael Donelan convened the International Political Theory… Continue reading Book (re)launch: The Reason of States

SOURCE and DTC Special Workshop on Creating and Managing Data

Methods workshop, 6 May, 10am-3pm, 2.21 Waterloo Bridge Wing, Waterloo Campus For students who are interested in building a database, this special session will present an online, open-access and user-friendly environment to design, create, structure and manage rich datasets. For students who have followed the DTC-course on Visualising Security, this special session will tackle the… Continue reading SOURCE and DTC Special Workshop on Creating and Managing Data

Bodies of Violence: Theorizing Embodied Subjects in International Relations

Friday 6 march, 12-2pm, Pyramid Room, Strand Campus, King’s College London. All welcome. For further information please email rcir@kcl.ac.uk The International Development Institute and the Research Centre in International Relations at KCL present the book Bodies of Violence by Lauren Wilcox, of the University of Cambridge's Centre for Gender Studies. According to conventional International Relations… Continue reading Bodies of Violence: Theorizing Embodied Subjects in International Relations

RCIR Debate on Theory and Methods in IR

The RCIR is hosting a debate on the 'methods turn' and its implications for theorising 'the international'. The first piece is provided by Professor Anna Leander of the Copenhagen Business School, and emerges from a Roundtable held in the Department of War Studies, King's College London, and including Claudia Aradau, Didier Bigo, Vivienne Jabri, Anna… Continue reading RCIR Debate on Theory and Methods in IR

SOURCE Workshop: Mapping the Professionals of ‘Societal Security’ in Europe

17-18th November 2014, War studies meeting room, Department of War Studies, King's Building, King's College London The Research Centre of International Relations will hold its 1st SOURCE roundtable on the 17th and 18 th November 2014 in the War Studies Meeting Room. SOURCE is a EC-funded project dealing with societal security in Europe. Within this framework,… Continue reading SOURCE Workshop: Mapping the Professionals of ‘Societal Security’ in Europe