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#Poliakoffee - the coffee with all the right elements!

‘Poliakoffee’ has been specially percolated to celebrate the Year of the Periodic Table and is a tribute to the university’s own periodic hero, Sir Martyn Poliakoff, who helped to…

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Ibn Taymiyya and Benefit (maslaha): 3. The Caliphate and the Law, with Dr Jon Hoover

Ibn Taymiyya (d. 1328) was a famous Muslim jurist from Damascus. This video, part of a series on the concept of benefit (maslaha) in Ibn Taymiyya’s thought, explores how he views the caliphate…

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Why Study Another Finitude

Martin Heidegger (1889-1976) made the theme of finitude, human finitude, central to his philosophy: humans have ‘being towards death.’ In this video Prof. Agata Bielik-Robson challenges…

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Why Study Principles in Liturgy with Tom O'Loughlin

What makes a good liturgy? Many approaches are taken to this question – and it is a question everyone asks, at least implicitly, after every act of participation. In this video Professor Thomas…

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Your Community

Moving into the local community this year? Don't forget that you're going to be part of a diverse residential community. Find out how you can make a positive…

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Episode 1: Introduction

This episode introduces the series, explaining what economic and social rights are, where they come from, and how they fit into international human rights law.

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Episode 4: Maximum Available Resources

This episode addresses one of the most commonly misunderstood obligations imposed by economic and social rights: the duty of states to use the maximum of their available resources to give effect to…

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Episode 5: Retrogression

This episode focuses on the presumption under international human rights law against the permissibility of retrogression – or backward steps – in terms of economic and social rights…

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Episode 9: Work Rights

This episode outlines work rights (specifically the right to work and the right to just and favourable conditions of work), what they protect, and what they require of governments

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Episode 12: International Enforcement Processes

In this episode, we will focus on the ways in which states can be held accountable for their implementation of their economic and social rights duties under international law.

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Securing the low carbon bio-economy of the future

Today, many products are manufactured from fossil fuels using energy-intensive petrochemical technologies. We will spearhead the transformation of energy-intensive economies into low carbon…

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Shaping the future of education

The BA Education combines the academic study of educational systems and practices with an emphasis on career development for an extensive, diverse and exciting field. For more information…

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Remembering the Reformation 1517 - 2017

2017 marks the five-hundred anniversary of the beginning of the European Reformation. As part of a series of events to commemorate this event which has done so much to share modern Europe and…

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Why Study Martin Luther with Simeon Zahl

Martin Luther (1483-1546) is the most famous of the sixteenth-century reformers who began his attach on the practices of the Catholic Church five centuries ago in 1517. Here Dr Simeon Zahl looks at…

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Why Study Oscar Wilde with Frances Knight

Dr Frances Knight explores some of the religious dimensions of the life and works of Oscar Wilde (1854-1900) and in particular his Ballad of Reading Goal and De Profundis. She also examines…

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Why Study the History of Religion with Jeremy Gregory

Professor Jeremy Gregory examines the case that the history of religion is as close as we can get to ‘total history’: looking at all aspects of individuals in societies in the past in the…

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Sacred Calendars;Thanksgiving in the United States of America with Dr Simeon Zahl

Dr Simeon Zahl describes his experience, as an American, of celebrating a relatively modern festival: Thanksgiving in the United States of America.A similar video from the Sacred Calendars…

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Why Study the Liturgy with Dr Francisca Rumsey

Dr Francisca Rumsey looks at the importance of liturgy in Christianity. She takes her starting point on its importance the fact that human beings are ritual animals. We constantly communicate with…

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Project Tshela (live build project)

Project Tshela is the sixth instalment in the University’s live build initiative which gives second-year Architecture students the opportunity to design and build a nursery in South Africa.…

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Why Study Ancient Galilee with Roland Deines

Prof. Roland Deines explores the ways that the study of ancient Galilee, around the time of Jesus, can throw light on the historical Jesus and the origins of his movement as we hear of it in the…

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Student Services - changes for students

There are a number of upcoming changes to Student Services. This video introduces MyNottingham and the new Student Service Centres. For more information, visit www.nottingham.ac.uk/studentservices.

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Firth Lectures 2016: The Most Reverend Dr Rowan Williams. Imagining Faith; perceptions of religious belief in modern writing

Dr Rowan Williams, former Archbishop of Canterbury, looks at three piece of contemporary fiction to explore how they descibe the religious person and how within those stories there is a portrayal of…

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Theologians in Conversation; Protestants vs Catholics in Ireland

Professors Alan Ford and Tom O’Loughlin look at the problems today – both for society and religion - that the legacy of older disputes between Catholics and Protestants throw up. They ask…

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Theologians in Conversation; Protestant vs Catholic Part 1 with Alan Ford

Professor Alan Ford examines the origins of sectarianism in Ireland seeing it as an interesting example of how religions relate to identity and how that can easily mutate into extremist and…

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Theologians in Conversation; The Reims Statement of 2011

Monsignor Kevin McGinnell discusses with Professor Tom O’Loughlin the statement produced by a meeting of liturgists from across a wide spectrum of English-speaking churches knows as the Reims…

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Vlog: University Park tour

Our campuses are big and beautiful - take a whistle stop tour of the essential places to go on Uni Park with our vlogger Tom. See more of Tom's videos https://www.youtube.com/user/tomwkli

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Sport Lived, Nottingham Internship Scheme

A short video of interns and former interns placed by the University of Nottingham via the internship scheme at Nottingham company Sport Lived. Filmed and edited by Alex Wilkinson of Alex Wilkinson…

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New material forges the way for ‘stem cell factories’ of the future

Experts at The University of Nottingham have discovered the first fully synthetic material with potential to grow billions of stem cells. The discovery could forge the way for the creation of…

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Welcome to the School of Pharmacy - Clive Roberts

Clive Roberts gives an overview of the School of Pharmacy at one of the University's open days. For more information visit:http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/pharmacy/index.aspx

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Re-engagement or Rebellion – Political Studies Association conference

A highlights video of the Rebellion or Re-engagement conference held at the University of Nottingham. The conference discussed the involvement of the public in politics ahead of time for the…

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1. Research and policymaking, Professor Brian Collins (Circling the Square I)

The below video features the opening keynote speech from Professor Brian Collins, Director of the Centre for Engineering Policy at UCL and former Chief Scientific Advisor to two government…

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M13221 Identity, Territory and Political Conflict

M13221 Identity, Territory and Political Conflict with Simon Toubeau

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M14346 Comparative Democratic Development

M14346 Comparative Democratic Development with Simon Toubeau

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M13092 Fictionalised Politics

M13092 Fictionalised Politics with Steve Fielding

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M13115 Ideas and Politics in Contemporary Britain

M13115 Ideas and Politics in Contemporary Britain with Andrew Denham

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M13077 Intervention in Africa

M13077 Intervention in Africa with Catherine Gegout

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M12017 Comparative European Politics

M12017 Comparative European Politics with Kyriaki Nanou

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M13206 & M14348 European Union Politics

M13206 & M14348 European Union Politics with Kyriaki Nanou

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M12101 Social and Global Justice

M12101 Social and Global Justice with David Stevens

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M12053 Civilization and Barbarism

M12053 Civilization and Barbarism with Catherine Gegout

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Theologians in Conversation; The Analogy of Being

In their latest conversation, Dr Simon Oliver and Professor John Milbank discuss the Analogy of Being. Starting with the works of Thomas Aquinas, the 13th Century theologian and the use of language…

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Why Study the 4th Council of the Lateran with Claire Taylor

2015 is the eighth centenary of Lateran IV – often described as the most important western church council between the Council of Nicea (325) and the Reformation. Dr Claire Taylor of the Dept of…

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Why Study The Gift Pt 2 with John Milbank

In the second of their 2 part discussion, Professor John MIlbank and Dr Simon Oliver continue to look at the notion of 'the Gift'. Picking up with the idea that a purified gift, given one…

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M13059 Transforming Welfare States

M13059 Transforming Welfare States with Chris Pierson

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M13203 Global Insurgencies

M13203 Global Insurgencies with Gulshan Khan

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2. Panel on 'the science-policy interface', Fanelli, Jasanoff, Taylor and Tyler (Circling the Square I)

The below video features contributions from Daniele Fanelli (Visiting Professor, School of Library and Information Services, University of Montreal), Sheila Jasanoff (Pforzheimer Professor of Science…

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5. Research and policymaking, Professor Ian Boyd (Circling the Square I)

The below video features a keynote speech from Professor Ian Boyd FSB FRSE, Chief Scientific Adviser to the UK Department of Environment, Food and Rural Affairs and Professor in Biology at the…

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M13181 The Politics of East and Central Europe

M13181 The Politics of East and Central Europe with Jan Meyer-Sahling

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M13213 Airpower and Modern Warfare

M13213 Airpower and Modern Warfare with Bettina Renz

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M13018 Transatlantic Security Relations

M13018 Transatlantic Security Relations with Wyn Rees

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M12005 Global Security

M12005 Global Security with Wyn Rees

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M13043 Parliamentary Studies

M13043 Parliamentary Studies with Phil Cowley

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M13123 International Politics of Race

M13123 International Politics of Race with Vanessa Pupavac

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M12019 Politics of the USA

M12019 Politics of the USA with Sue Pryce

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M13217 & M14184 Gender and Development

M13217 & M14184 Gender and Development with Carole Spary

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M13035 Politics and Drugs

M13035 Politics and Drugs with Sue Pryce

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M13193 The War in Iraq

M13193 The War in Iraq with Andrew Mumford

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M13211 The Rights and Wrongs of Climate Change

M13211 The Rights and Wrongs of Climate Change with Matthew Rendall

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M13200 The Politics of Ethnic Conflict

M13200 The Politics of Ethnic Conflict with Katharine Adeney

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M13192 Rethinking the Cold War

M13192 Rethinking the Cold War with Ben Holland

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M13219 Revolutions

M13219 Revolutions with Daniel Ritter

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M13107 Feminist Political Theory

M13107 Feminist Political Theory with Lucy Sargisson

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M12089 IPE and Global Development

M12089 IPE and Global Development with Andreas Bieler

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M13023 & M14190 Political Utopianism

M13023 & M14190 Political Utopianism with Lucy Sargisson

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M13215 Governing Britain's Cities

M13215 Governing Britain's Cities with Vivien Lowndes

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M13097 Property and its Critics

M13097 Property and its Critics with Chris Pierson

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M13210 Comparative Electoral Systems

M13210 Comparative Electoral Systems with Caitlin Milazzo

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M13045 British Public Policy

M13045 British Public Policy with Andrew Denham

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M12009 Democracy and its Critics

M12009 Democracy and its Critics with Lucy Sargisson

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M12037 Approaches to Politics and IR

M12037 Approaches to Politics and International Relations with Mark Wenman

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M12086 Designing Political Research

M12086 Designing Political Research with Caitlin Milazzo

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M12031 British Party Politics

M12031 British Party Politics with Mark Stuart

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Why Study Arthur Schopenhauer with Richard Bell

Prof. Richard Bell introduces the life and thought of Arthur Schopenhauer (1788-1860). The video gives an account of his epistemology – and how he was influenced by Kant – as a basis for…

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Why Study the Gift with John Milbank

In the first of a 2 part discussion, Professor John MIlbank and Dr Simon Oliver introduce the notion of 'the Gift'. Beginning with the French Anthropologist, Marcel Mauss (1872 - 1950) they…

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