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  • PSA treasurer

    23 February 2018

    Professor Alasdair Blair has stepped down as treasurer of the Political Studies Association due to other commitments. The PSA would like to thank him for his contribution and hard work over the past few years.…

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  • The British Library

    Storytelling and Politics: How History, Myths and Narratives Drive Our Decisions

    20 February 2018

    In the inaugural PSA/British Library public lecture series, Mark Laity said narrative has the ability to influence decision making, and logical argument is the least effective method to convince the public of your arguement.…

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  • Become a trustee of the PSA

    12 February 2018

    The PSA is looking for a new treasurer and two new trustees to join its Executive Committee.…

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  • Total Exposure 2018

    5 February 2018

    This year's Total Exposure culminated in the Grand Pitching Event at the Royal Society of Arts on 29 January. …

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    Political Studies Review: call for proposals

    5 February 2018

    Political Studies Review is accepting proposals for special issues to be published in 2019. …

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  • Andy Knott (University of Brighton), Mara Oliva (University of Reading), Davide Vampa (Aston University), Jim Shields (Aston University),Josefin Graef (University of Birmingham), and Andy Mycock (University of Huddersfield) and Michael Crick

    What's Happening in Western Politics?

    31 January 2018

    The Political Studies Association held its inaugural "What's Happening..." event looking back over the last 18 months of Western politics.  …

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  • BJPIR call for special issue proposals

    24 January 2018

    The British Journal of Politics and International Relations (BJPIR) is calling for proposals for its Special Issue in February 2019.…

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  • A tribute to Elizabeth Meehan

    8 January 2018

    Elizabeth Marian Meehan was born in Edinburgh 23rd March 1947, the first child of David Charles Meehan and Marian Byas, nee Mackenzie. Her parents moved their growing family to West Linton, some miles from Edinburgh and Elizabeth attended school there.…

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  • Professor Jack Hayward

    Jack Hayward

    2 January 2018

    By Professor Raphael Cohen-Almagor, Chair in Politics, Reach Out Director, and Director of the Middle East Study Group, University of Hull.…

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  • Professor Charlie Jeffery appointed chair for REF sub-panel

    7 December 2017

    The Political Studies Association and the British International Studies Association welcomes the appointment of Professor Charlie Jeffery, senior vice-principal at the University of Edinburgh, as the chair of the sub-panel for Politics and International Studie…

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