Public Policy@Southampton

Public Policy@Southampton

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Engaging with Policy: a free one-day workshop

By Erin Downey |

On the 21st January, Public Policy @Southampton will be hosting a free of charge, full day’s workshop to examine the significant, but complex, relationship between Academia and Policy. The objective of the day will be to create a clearer understanding of the policy landscape, identify ways to bridge the gap between read more

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The Politics of Peace

By Coral Abraham |

Deputy Director, Gavin Costigan, reviews a lecture given by Matthew Gould, British Ambassador to Israel at the University of Southampton.   On 20 November, the British Ambassador to Israel, Matthew Gould, spent the day at the University of Southampton. As well as discussing areas of research collaboration and meeting students, read more

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Critical Issues in Contemporary Penal Policy

By Coral Abraham |

On 22 October 2014, Southampton University’s Institute for Criminal Justice Research (ICJR) held its first annual one day conference. The event addressed key issues in contemporary penal policy, with the following sessions: The Imprisonment of Dangerous Offenders, The Future of Probation, Youth Justice Dr Harry Annison provides a summary. Speakers read more

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Who believes in Nick?

By Coral Abraham |

As the party conference season is drawing to a close, deputy director Gavin Costigan blogs about his most recent experience at the Liberal Democrats conference in Glasgow. On Monday I had slipped into the back of the auditorium to listen to a speech by the Business Secretary. Uncle Vince’s set piece read more

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