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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.

CIS Research Associate Scott Atran quoted in Nature articles (27/01/2015)

Research carried out by CIS Associate Scott Atran has formed the basis of a recent article published in Nature, titled 'Psychologists seek roots of terror'.

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CIS Research Associate Scott Atran comments on Islamic State (10/12/2014)

CIS Research Associate Scott Atran was quoted in an article entitled 'ISIS Has a Message. Do We?' (8 December), in The Daily Beast. 

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02
Feb

'Gendering Migration: Women’s Writing, Displacement and Melancholy'

Speaker: Urszula Chowaniec (Language and Culture, UCL SSEES)

02
Feb

'Facing Realities: A Saudi Perspective'

Speaker: H.R.H. Prince Turki Al-Faisal

03
Feb

'Counterinsurgency: Exposing the Myths of the New Way of War'

Speaker: Professor Douglas Porch

03
Feb

'Goans Abroad. A History of Migration across the Indian Ocean’

Speaker: Margret Frenz (Oxford)

03
Feb

'Regional insurgencies inside the EU'

Speaker: Norman Davies (St Antony’s) and Lord Roger Liddle (former Principal Adviser to the European Commission)

03
Feb

'Britain and the EU: Why do we love to hate it?'

Speaker: Sir Stephen Wall (Former British Permanent Representative to the EU)

04
Feb

'Entering through the back door: China’s interests in South-East Europe'

Speaker: John Farnell (Former European Commission) and Rana Mitter (St Cross College)

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