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Dr Ian Greatbatch writes for The Conversation on how technological breakthroughs are changing search and rescue.
Professor of film and cultural studies Will Brooker talks to BBC news about Marvel Comics' Thor going from male to female.
The newly formed group aims to develop a low cost satellite carrier rocket by 2021 – the 50th anniversary of the BLACK ARROW rocket.
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Social work seminar: Independent social work practices with adults – what we know from their evaluation
Thursday 11 September 2014
In this seminar Dr Shereen Hussein will discuss the challenges in evaluating organisational change within the pilots of the independent social work practices with adults outside of local authorities. The results of the evaluation will be presented, with the Department of Health now looking to a wider roll-out of social work practices.
From mathematics to ethics in the work of Michel Foucault
Thursday 2 October 2014
With David Webb (Staffordshire University)
Seminar: The agency model of disability – a sign of things to come?
Wednesday 15 October 2014
A seminar which will examine the existing models of disability against the experience of thirty disabled graduates.
Whence intensity? Deleuze and the revival of a concept
Thursday 16 October 2014
With Mary Beth Mader (Memphis University)
Towards a critical vitalism
Thursday 30 October 2014
With Frédéric Worms (ENS, Paris)
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