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Annual IPR Doctoral Public Policy Research Seminar 2019

Listen to doctoral students from the Faculty of Humanities and Social Science present their research in public policy.

  • 5 Sep 2019, 9.15am to 5 Sep 2019, 2.05pm BST (GMT +01:00)
  • 3 East, 2.1, University of Bath
  • This event is free

Join us at this year's IPR Doctoral Public Policy Research Seminar 2019 - an opportunity to hear about some of the most exciting and topical doctoral research projects from within the Faculty of Humanities and Social Science.

This year speakers will present on a range of topics across the fields of policy, heath, international development, and human security.

Lunch and refreshments will be provided.


9.15am: Welcome and introductions, James Copestake

9.30am: Conducting elite interviews on cross-cutting public policy issues in the UK, Jeff Farrar and Andrew Johnstone

10.00am: Women as weapon systems: From gender to human security advisers in the Democratic Republic of Congo, Hannah West

10.30am: Neo-roman freedom in economic life: The experience of Bristolian parcel delivery workers, Robert Donoghue

11.00am: Refreshment break

11.30am: Professional evaluation as political deliberation: What response to the 'argumentative turn' away from evidence-based policy? Giorgia Iacopini

12.00pm: Mobilising anthropology to address global health emergencies: The case of the 2013-16 Ebola epidemic in Sierra Leone, James Georgalakis

12.30pm: Dignified Ageing. A capability framework for assessing multidimensional poverty among older persons in Peru, Jhonatan Clausen

1.00pm: Lunch


This event will take place at the University of Bath.

3 East, 2.1 University of Bath Claverton Down Bath BA2 7AY United Kingdom

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