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Next Research Matters Seminar – 1st Oct “Disadvantage and Poverty research showcase: Narrowing the attainment gap – discourses of theory, policy & practice”

Date: 01 Oct 2014 Time: 12.00-14.00   Room:  C3.19/20 “Disadvantage and Poverty research showcase: Narrowing the attainment gap – discourses of theory, policy & practice” – Various presenters

Theorising Resistance in Development Workshop University of Manchester, 12 – 13 June 2014

Theorising Resistance in Development Workshop University of Manchester 12 – 13 June 2014 Across different disciplines and within different cultures and contexts there exists an enormous breadth of ideas and understandings of resistance, and its various articulations such as rebellion, protest and denunciation. There has recently been a huge amount of popular and public debate […]

University of Manchester Library Survey

The University of Manchester Library Survey is the only survey where students get the opportunity to feedback and comment on a range of library services. It is up and running on the Library homepage until 4th December and there is a chance to win amazon vouchers, read on… The Library would like to provide you […]

Research Matters seminar series January – April 2014

On behalf of Professor Neil Humphrey, Research Co-ordinator for MIE, please see attached Research Matters ‘provisional’ schedule for January – April 2014. Further details will be circulated nearer the time. RM Flyer Jan Apr 2014

‘Foucault and Education: retrospect and prospect’: Free 1 Day Conference (Uni of Sheffield – 29 Jan 2014)

Free 1 Day Conference 29 January 2014, ICOSS, University of Sheffield Title:  ‘Foucault and Education: retrospect and prospect‘ Conveners:  Ansgar Allen & Wilfred Carr; Keynotes: Erica Burman & Stephen Ball Overview:  This conference will critically review the extended impact of Michel Foucault on educational research. Educational researchers have made frequent use of Foucault’s ideas, concepts and perspectives. The […]