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Going Nuclear? The politics of nuclear energy in a ‘Green Recovery’

Going Nuclear? The politics of nuclear energy in a ‘Green Recovery’

Tue 1, Sep 2020

Dr Michal Onderco and Professor Darren McCauley share their thoughts on the politics of nuclear energy in a ‘Green Recovery’.

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Researching the Crime-Terror Nexus in Tripoli

Researching the Crime-Terror Nexus in Tripoli

Tue 18, Aug 2020

PaCCS Communications Officer Kate McNeil sat down with Dr Raphael Lefevre and Professor Caroline Rooney to discuss their work on the  ‘The Crime-Terror Nexus from Below: Criminal and Extremist Practices, Networks and Narratives in Deprived Neighbourhoods of Tripoli’.

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Exploring the Social and Legal Aspects of Online Privacy in Japan

Exploring the Social and Legal Aspects of Online Privacy in Japan

Tue 11, Aug 2020

In early August, PaCCS Communications Officer Kate McNeil sat down with Dr Andrew A Adams, a lecturer at Japan’s Meiji University, to discuss his work on human-computer interactions and the social and legal aspects of computing and online privacy.

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Safe Seas Q&A

Safe Seas Q&A

Tue 4, Aug 2020

In mid-June, Professor Christian Bueger, Dr Scott Edwards, and Professor Tim Edmunds sat down for a Q&A discussion to share their work on transnational organised crime at sea through the Safe Seas project. Safe Seas is an international network of scholars interested in maritime security in different regions of the world, whose work covers areas such as blue crime.

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The Morality of Private War: The Ethics of Using Private Military & Security Companies

The Morality of Private War: The Ethics of Using Private Military & Security Companies

Tue 21, Jul 2020

PaCCS Communications Officer Kate McNeil sat down with the University of Manchester’s Professor James Pattison to discuss his research into ethical questions in international politics and his book 'The Morality of Private War'.

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Social Media and the Military: An Interview with Professor David Denney

Social Media and the Military: An Interview with Professor David Denney

Tue 14, Jul 2020

Kate McNeil sat down with Professor David Denney, Emeritus Professor of Social and Public Policy at Royal Holloway University of London, to discuss his work on the current and future use of social media technologies by military personnel in their families.

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Exploring UK-China Cooperation in Non-Traditional Security

Exploring UK-China Cooperation in Non-Traditional Security

Tue 7, Jul 2020

Kate McNeil sat down with Dr. Mirwa Hirono, Associate Professor at the College of Global Liberal Arts at Ritsumeikan University, to discuss her work on UK-China Cooperation in Non-Traditional Security.

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Next Steps for Tackling Innovation Challenges in Cybersecurity

Next Steps for Tackling Innovation Challenges in Cybersecurity

Tue 30, Jun 2020

Following his participation in a CogX panel, Dr Tristram Riley-Smith shares his thoughts on the question: Do we have the industry we deserve, rather than the industry we want, when it comes to delivering Defence and Security solutions?

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The Internet, Political Science and Public Policy in the Digital Era

The Internet, Political Science and Public Policy in the Digital Era

Tue 23, Jun 2020

PaCCS Communications Coordinator Kate McNeil sat down with Professor Helen Margetts, Professor the Society and the Internet at the University of Oxford to discuss her work on The Internet, Political Science and Public Policy: Re-examining Collective Action, Governance and Citizen-Government Interactions in the Digital Era.

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