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Welcome to the website of the Centre for International Studies (CIS). CIS serves as a focal point for advanced research in International Relations at the University of Oxford. It is located in the Department of Politics and International Relations.

New Book by Professor Rosemary Foot (22/09/2014)

'The Oxford Handbook of the International Relations of Asia', edited by Rosemary Foot, Saadia Pekkanen and John Ravenhill, will be published by Oxford University Press in October 2014.

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CIS Research Associate Scott Atran writes on America’s role in the Gaza conflict (07/08/2014)

CIS Research Associate Scott Atran has written an article for The New York Times, titled ‘U.S. Must Help Deal Directly With Hamas’, on America’s role in the Gaza conflict.

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24
Nov

'Poland and Turkey: 600 Years of Diplomatic Relations'

Speaker: Marcin Zaborowski and Umut Korkut

24
Nov

‘Post-Soviet states and international norms: introducing the idea of internal conditionality’

Speaker: Rick Fawn (University of St Andrews)

24
Nov

'What challenges do the spillovers from EU Banking Union pose for emerging economies in Europe?'

Speaker: Piroska Nagy (Director for Country Strategy and Policy, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD))

25
Nov

'Conceding to Thrive: Taiwan’s Path to Democracy and Lessons for China'

Speaker: Joseph Wong (University of Toronto)

25
Nov

'Eurafrica: The Untold History of European Integration and Colonialism'

Speaker: Peo Hansen (Linköping University) and Stefan Jonsson (Linköping University)

25
Nov

‘The Political Dimensions of Ebola’

25
Nov

'Global political turmoil and the challenge to the West'

Speaker: Gideon Rachman (Chief Foreign Affairs Columnist for the Financial Times)

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