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2021 News

Hobbes on Freedom as the Silence of the Law

Wednesday 14 July 2021

Professor Mónica Brito Vieira's paper


New Politics Video

Monday 12 July 2021

Dr Jeremy Moulton shares a brief introduction to studying Politics at the University of York.




Universalising the TPNW: Challenges and Opportunities

Wednesday 7 July 2021

New article by Dr Nick Ritchie


In Pursuit of Development

Wednesday 30 June 2021

Dr Indrajit Roy interviewed


Transitioning from Emergency Transfers: What is the Future of Universal Basic Income?

Wednesday 30 June 2021

Professor Louise Haagh has a new article


The UK wants to join a Pacific trade deal – why that might not be a risk worth taking

Thursday 24 June 2021

Dr Jappe Eckhardt's opinion piece in the Conversation


PhD Opportunities

Thursday 24 June 2021

Three PhD research projects in association with the Department of Environment and Geography


Afghan interpreters who worked with British military land in UK after fleeing Taliban

Wednesday 23 June 2021

Sara de Jong interviewed for Sky News


Learning Community Newsletter Week 10

Monday 21 June 2021

All the latest from the department.


Farewell Event

Monday 21 June 2021

Photo's from the Farewell Event


Ring-fenced scholarship

Tuesday 15 June 2021

Good news for Melissa Williams


Learning Community Newsletter Week 9

Monday 14 June 2021

All the latest news from the department


YUSU Excellence Award 2021 Nominees

Thursday 10 June 2021

Five nominations for the YUSU Excellence Awards 2021


Volunteers wanted

Tuesday 8 June 2021

Children's Air Ambulance need speakers


Learning Community Newsletter Week 8

Tuesday 8 June 2021

All the latest from the department


Learning Community Newsletter Week 7

Tuesday 1 June 2021

All the latest from the department


An Australian deal: assessing the implications for UK food standards

Tuesday 1 June 2021

Professor Tony Heron's latest blog


Sara de Jong quoted in the national and international press

Tuesday 1 June 2021

The Guardian and The New York Times


Two articles published by Joe Turner

Tuesday 18 May 2021

Two articles published by Joe Turner


Learning Community Newsletter Week 5

Monday 17 May 2021

All the latest from the department


Learning Community Newsletter Week 4

Monday 10 May 2021

All the latest from the Department


Public Reason, Partisanship and the Containment of the Populist Radical Right

Wednesday 5 May 2021

Journal article by Gabriele Badano and Alasia Nuti


Future of Capitalism #12: Renewing the welfare state

Tuesday 4 May 2021

Professor Louise Haagh debate


Learning Community Newsletter Week 3

Tuesday 4 May 2021

All the latest from the department


Why COVID-19 Will Not Lead to Major Restructuring of Global Value Chains

Wednesday 28 April 2021

Dr Jappe Eckhardt's latest opinion piece


Learning Community Newsletter Week 2

Monday 26 April 2021

All the latest from the department


On the State as Political Form of Society

Thursday 22 April 2021

Professor Werner Bonefeld's opinion piece in Science and Society


The EU’s mysterious missing lobbyists: why haven’t firms been more active arguing against protectionism?

Wednesday 21 April 2021

Dr Jappe Eckhardt's opinion piece in The Conversation


Afghanistan pullout: Nato betrays its own values if interpreters and other local staff are left at risk

Wednesday 21 April 2021

Dr Sara De Jong's opinion piece in The Conversation


Laidlaw Scholarships

Wednesday 21 April 2021

Congratulations to four of our students


Learning Community Newsletter Week 1

Wednesday 21 April 2021

All the latest from the department


Academic Skills Courses

Tuesday 20 April 2021

See whats on offer


72nd Political Studies Association Conference 2022

Monday 19 April 2021

The Department of Politics is to host the 72nd PSA Conference


York Politics Review - writers wanted

Thursday 8 April 2021

Fancy yourself as a political writer?


Politics Society of the Year

Wednesday 31 March 2021

Congratulations to PolSoc



New plan for immigration could threaten a more hostile environment for asylum seekers

Friday 26 March 2021

Home secretary Priti Patel has announced plans to overhaul asylum rules - in this article, Professor Simon Parker from our Department of Politics explains why the move sets a worrying precedent.



Taking one for the team: Partisan alignment and planning outcomes in England

Thursday 25 March 2021

Liam Clegg's latest article


Global Development in the Top 100:

Monday 15 March 2021

Good news for the BA in Global Development and the IGDC



Learning Community Newsletter Week 9

Monday 8 March 2021

All the latest from the department


Living Liminal Lives: Army Partners’ Spatiotemporal Experiences of Deployment

Thursday 4 March 2021

Journal article by Dr Emma Long


Departmental Community Coordinators

Tuesday 2 March 2021

Welcome Ruby and Gemma


Learning Community Newsletter Week 8

Monday 1 March 2021

All the latest from the department


Learning Community Newsletter Week 7

Monday 22 February 2021

All the latest from the department


How racial hierarchies are determined by economics

Wednesday 17 February 2021

The latest piece by Remi Adekoya


Learning Community Newsletter Week 6

Monday 15 February 2021

All the latest from the department


Learning Community Newsletter Week 5

Monday 8 February 2021

All the latest from the department


PGR publishes article in PSA journal

Wednesday 27 January 2021

Soraya Hamdaoui, PGR, publishes article in The British Journal of Politics and International Relations


Argentina’s legalisation of abortion

Wednesday 27 January 2021

Blog by Professor Jean Grugel


Learning Community Newsletter Week 2

Monday 25 January 2021

All the latest from the department


ESRC New Investigator Grant for Dr Harriet Gray

Tuesday 19 January 2021

Project funding awarded


Learning Community Newsletter Week 1

Monday 18 January 2021

The latest from the department




PGR publishes article in international journal

Friday 8 January 2021

Soraya Hamdaoui, PGR, publishes article in International Journal of Cultural Policy


Biracial Britain

Thursday 7 January 2021

Best new books for 2021



Is it fair to select immigrants based on skill?

Tuesday 5 January 2021

Blog post by Dr Sara Van Goozen


The Burning Question

Monday 4 January 2021

Professor Neil Carter interviewed on Radio 4


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