April 25th, 2012, 9.00am to 4.30pm
David Hume Tower, Rooms 4.01 and 7.01
This year’s University of Edinburgh 1st Year Postgraduate Politics showcase takes ‘Democracy and its Discontents’ as its theme. Arranged as a mini-conference, it is a chance to hear the department’s first year postgraduate students present their work in progress and discuss their ongoing projects.
There will be five panels, spread over three breakout sessions:
- Beyond the Leviathan: Non-State Actors on the World Stage
- A House Divided: People and Parties in Contested States
- Security 2.0: New Approaches to Threat Perception & Response
- Evolving Democracy: Trial & Error in Representative Government
- Shining a Light: Understanding Public & Private Dynamics of Policy
A full list of panellists is available on each breakout session’s page.
Please consult the full conference programme for times and locations of registration, breakout sessions and refreshments.
If you are interested in attending Democracy and its Discontents please RSVP via Eventbrite at www.democracyanditsdiscontents.eventbrite.co.uk.