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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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Oct

'Cutting the Gordian Knot of Economic Reform: When and How International Institutions Help'

Speaker: Johannes Urpelainan (Associate Professor of Political Science at Columbia University)

31
Oct

Global Directions Film Screening: 'The Strangest Dream'

03
Nov

'Is global financial reform finished? What pieces are missing?'

Speaker: David Wright (Secretary General, International Organisation of Securities Commissions (IOSCO); former Senior Member, St Antony’s College, Oxford)

03
Nov

‘Corruption and authoritarianism in Central Asia’

Speaker: Jody LaPorte (St Hilda’s College)

03
Nov

'Tacit Alliance? Franklin Roosevelt, Stanley Baldwin and the Anglo-American Rapprochement of 1935-37'

Speaker: Tony McCulloch (UCL)

04
Nov

‘Social and Scientific Perspectives on Ebola’

04
Nov

‘Mandated by the people: Dr Ansari’s Medical Team in the Ottoman Empire’s Penultimate War’

Speaker: Burak Akcapar (Turkish Ambassador to India)

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