Frontiers of Mobility: Migration and Control in an Age of Securitisation

Dr Ruben Andersson, London School of Economics  Tuesday 15 March 2016, 3pm, War Studies Meeting Room (K6.07) Amid the political panic over the migration or refugee ‘crisis’, the capability to control cross- border movement has emerged as a holy grail for anxious politicians in Europe and elsewhere – just at a time when the capability… Continue reading Frontiers of Mobility: Migration and Control in an Age of Securitisation

Sovereignty in Jerusalem: from Concept to Conflict

Dr. Roee Kibrik, chaired by Dr. Leonie Ansems de Vries, discussant: Dr. Filippo Costa-Buranelli Tuesday 22 March 2016, 5pm, War Studies Meeting Room (K. 6.07) Embracing the notion that concepts are a foundation of political behavior and that politics is at the base of conceptualization processes, researchers have focused on the political and social processes… Continue reading Sovereignty in Jerusalem: from Concept to Conflict

The field of Eurocracy

Conference with Prof. Didier Georgakakis 6 May, 3:30 – 5:30pm, K2.31 Nash Lecture Theatre, 2nd Floor King’s Building, Strand Campus The Research Centre for International Relations (RCIR) is delighted to host Prof. Georgakakis (Université Paris - la Sorbonne) who will deliver a talk on the field of Eurocracy. This event is organised in the framework… Continue reading The field of Eurocracy