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Public lecture podcasts and videos: latest 20


Pressed for Time: the acceleration of life in digital capitalism
Recorded on: 27 November 2014
Speaker(s): Professor Judy Wajcman, Genevieve Bell
Judy Wajcman explores why it is that we both blame technology for speeding up everyday life and yet turn to digital...
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On Progress and Human Development
Recorded on: 27 November 2014
Speaker(s): Professor Paul Anand, Catherine Audard, Professor Jonathan Wolff
What is progress and how do we measure it? What account of wellbeing could accommodate a concern for self-realization...
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The Global Public Sphere
Recorded on: 26 November 2014
Speaker(s): Dr Ingrid Volkmer, Professor Mary Kaldor
Dr Ingrid Volkmer completely rethinks the “public sphere” concept for an age of global media.

Ingrid Volkmer is...
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The Languages of Migration
Recorded on: 26 November 2014
Speaker(s): Professor Michael Rosen
Language is central to our understanding of migration: on the one hand, migrants bring languages with them and, on the...
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Power Politics and the Humanitarian Impulse: the United Nations in the post-Cold War era
Recorded on: 26 November 2014
Speaker(s): Professor Mats Berdal
How can the UN’s mission to raise humanitarian standards find its way in a world dominated by security concerns and...
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In Conversation with the Lord Chief Justice
Recorded on: 25 November 2014
Speaker(s): Lord Thomas of Cwmgiedd
Sir Ross Cranston will interview the Lord Chief Justice, Lord Thomas of Cwmgiedd, about his career in the law....
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From Transformational Leadership to Mafia State? Observations from South Africa's Two Decades of Democracy
Recorded on: 25 November 2014
Speaker(s): Dr Mzukisi Qobo
Widely considered to be Africa’s oldest liberation movement, the African National Congress (ANC) played a historic role...
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Foreign Policy in a Time of Turmoil
Recorded on: 25 November 2014
Speaker(s): Børge Brende
We live in a world of unprecedented progress and unexpected crises. We have to adapt to a changing security landscape,...
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Museum Madness
Recorded on: 24 November 2014
Speaker(s): Fiammetta Rocco
All over the world, museums are springing up. Will they become white elephants?

Fiammetta Rocco...
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More Women Can Run: why women remain underrepresented in politics
Recorded on: 24 November 2014
Speaker(s): Professor Susan J Carroll, Professor Sarah Childs, Orlanda Ward
Susan Carroll will present the 2014 Political Studies Association (PSA) annual lecture to highlight an impressive data...
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A Conversation with Professor Muhammad Yunus
Recorded on: 21 November 2014
Speaker(s): Professor Muhammad Yunus
Muhammad Yunus (@Yunus_Centre) was born on 28 June 1940 in the village of Bathua, Chittagong, a seaport in Bangladesh....
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The War that Was Lost
Recorded on: 20 November 2014
Speaker(s): Dr Robin Archer
Why did radicals retreat on the eve of the Great War, even where opposition was strongest? What are the lessons for us...
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Dirty Old London
Recorded on: 19 November 2014
Speaker(s): Lee Jackson
Lee Jackson will discuss why the Victorians had boundless enthusiasm for cleanliness and sanitation, but still left...
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The Scale-up Manifesto: why scale-ups will drive the global policy agenda for the next generation
Recorded on: 18 November 2014
Speaker(s): Sherry Coutu, Geoff Mulgan, Tamara Rajah, Andy Tong
This event marks the launch of a major report commissioned by the UK government on increasing the economic impact of...
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How Finance is Tackling Sustainability: a roadmap to the future
Recorded on: 17 November 2014
Speaker(s): Michael Mainelli, Angela Ridgwell, Nick Robins
Speakers from the financial sector, NGOs and think tanks will discuss if the finance industry is doing enough to combat...
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What Europe?
Recorded on: 17 November 2014
Speaker(s): Professor Timothy Garton Ash, Professor Renaud Dehousse, Giuseppe Laterza, Professor Jan Zielonka
A panel debate to mark the official launch of Eutopia (@EutopiaMag) - the pan-European online magazine in which...
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Economy Beyond Economics: time for a paradigm shift?
Recorded on: 13 November 2014
Speaker(s): Satish Kumar
Our economy relies on stable ecological foundations. So why is ecology missing from big economic and political debates?...
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Ethics Matters in the Family
Recorded on: 13 November 2014
Speaker(s): Professor Adam Swift
The family is hotly contested ideological terrain. Some defend the traditional two-parent heterosexual family while...
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War and Moral Stupidity
Recorded on: 12 November 2014
Speaker(s): Professor Kimberly Hutchings
Professor Hutchings offers a feminist critique of the idea of just war and calls for the renewal of forms of pacifism...
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Good Times Bad Times: the welfare myth of them and us
Recorded on: 12 November 2014
Speaker(s): Professor Sir John Hills, Polly Toynbee, Professor Holly Sutherland
This ground-breaking book Good Times Bad Times: the welfare myth of them and us challenges the idea of a divide in the...
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