CSTPV Events, Semester One

19 October 2016

Public Lecture:

Mohammad-Mahmoud Ould Mohamedou
“ISIS and its Future Pasts”
5pm, Arts Seminar Room 4

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3 November 2016

Workshop

‘International Organisations and Terrorism: Global and Regional Responses’

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7 December 2016

Public Lecture:

Professor Martin Shaw
“'The Problem of Genocide”
5pm, School II, St Salvator’s Quadrangle

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CSTPV Events, Semester Two

9 March 2016

Public Lecture:

Professor Bruce Hoffman (Georgetown University):
‘Winter Is Coming: ISIS, Al Qaeda, and the Current Terrorist Threat’
5pm, School III, St Salvator’s Quadrangle


14 April 2016

Public Lecture:

The Paul Wilkinson Memorial Lecture
Professor Martha Crenshaw (Stanford University):
‘ISIS, Its Adversaries, and Their Allies’
5pm, School III, St Salvator’s Quadrangle
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CSTPV Events, Semester One

15 October 2015

Workshop

Dr Anthony Richards (University of East London)

Workshop focusing on Anthony Richards, Conceptualizing Terrorism (Oxford University Press, 2015)

Hebdomadar’s Room, St Salvator’s Quadrangle, 5pm


12 November 2015

Lecture

Professor David Holloway (Stanford University)

‘Planning for “100 Holocausts”: U.S. and Soviet thinking about nuclear war, 1960–1972’

School III, St Salvator’s Quadrangle, 5pm


3 December 2015

Workshop

Jointly hosted by CSTPV/CREEM, University of St Andrews:
‘Challenges and Perspectives in Modelling the Spatial Dynamics of Conflict and Terrorism’

Speakers: Dr Len Thomas (University of St Andrews), Dr Guido Sanguinetti (University of Edinburgh), Prof Nils Weidmann (University of Konstanz), Dr Janine Illian (University of St Andrews)

Byre Theatre, St Andrews

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Workshop

8 May 2015

10am, Saunders Room, Old Union Building

Professor David Laitin (Stanford University)


7 May 2015

Lecture

5pm, School III, St Salvator’s Quad

‘Why Muslim Integration Fails: An Inquiry in Christian-Heritage Societies’

Speaker: Professor David Laitin (Stanford University)


16 April 2015

The Annual Paul Wilkinson Memorial Lecture

5pm, School III, St Salvator’s Quad

‘Why Terrorists Weep: Socio-Cultural Practices in the Militant Underground’

Speaker: Dr Thomas Hegghammer (Norwegian Defence Research Establishment (FFI))


29 January 2015

Seminar

5pm, Seminar Room 4, New Arts Building

Seminar on British Counter-Insurgency

Speakers:

  • Edward Burke (University of St Andrews): 'British Army orientation and motivation in Northern Ireland: The case of the Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders, 1971-1973'

  • Sigbjorn Halsne (Glasgow University): 'British counter-insurgency operations in Helmand 2006-10'

Discussant:

  • Professor Peter Jackson (Glasgow University)


4 December 2014

Lecture

Fantasies of Hate: Anti-Semitism and Anti-Roma Violence of the Contemporary Hungarian Radical Right’

Speaker: Dr Jeffrey Murer (St Andrews)

5pm School 6, St Salvator's Quad


16 October 2014

Lecture

The Puzzle of Terrorism: A New Organizational Explanation

Speaker: Dr Max Abrahms (Northeastern University)
5pm Arts Lecture Theatre


19–20 September 2014

Symposium

Terrorism Research: Past, Present and Future

Speakers to include: Warren Brown, Martha Crenshaw, Jeff Goodwin, Bruce Hoffman, Richard Jackson, John Mueller, Robert Pape, Adam Roberts, Alex Schmid, Barbara Walter

Full details can be found here


Symposium: Political Violence and the ‘Long Great War’ of 1914 -1923

28 June 2014, Hebdomadar's Room, University of St Andrews

Symposium Details


The Paul Wilkinson Lecture

24 April 2014

‘In their own words: Interviews with suicide bombers, their families and commanders’


Prof. Ariel Merari (Tel Aviv) - 5.00 pm, Arts Lecture Theatre


Lecture

10 April 2014

‘Being Assassinated: The British Way of Death?’


Prof. Simon Ball (Leeds) - 5.00 pm, Arts Lecture Theatre


Workshop

14 March 2014

Prof. Christopher Andrew (Cambridge) - 10.00 am, Hebdomadar’s Room


Lecture

13 March 2014

Prof. Christopher Andrew (Cambridge) - 5.00 pm, Arts Lecture Theatre


Lecture

10 March 2014

‘Is there a future for the Atlantic Alliance?’

The Rt Hon. the Lord Robertson of Port Ellen KT, former Secretary General of NATO - 5.00 pm, Parliament Hall


Conference

6–7 March 2014

21st Century Latin America: from Conflict to Post-Conflict Violence

The Garden Suite, The Scores Hotel, St Andrews

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Workshop

13 February 2014

Ex-combatants and the Post-Conflict State: Challenges of Reintegration

(Palgrave Macmillan, 2013) By Dr Jaremey McMullin (St Andrews) - 4.00 pm, Hebdomadar’s Room, St Salvator’s Quad


Public Lecture

5 December 2013

‘Violent Radicalism with Violence? Reflections on the Online Culture of Jihadi-Salafism’

Dr Gilbert Ramsay (University of St Andrews)

5pm, School I, St Salvator’s Quad


Workshop

21 November 2013

Workshop focusing on -

Political Self-Sacrifice: Agency, Body, and Emotion in International Relations (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2013), by Professor Karin Fierke (University of St Andrews)

5pm, Hebdomadar’s Room, St Salvator’s Quad


Joint Public Lecture with School of History

1 November 2013

The Holocaust as Global History’

Speaker: Dr Timothy Snyder (Yale University)

5pm, Arts Lecture Theatre, Arts Faculty Building


Workshop

23 October 2013

Workshop focusing on -

Why Civil Resistance Works: The Strategic Logic of Nonviolent Conflict (New York: Columbia University Press, 2011) by E. Chenoweth and M. J. Stephan, with Dr Erica Chenoweth (University of Denver)

5pm, Hebdomadar’s Room, St Salvator’s Quad


Workshop

17 October 2013

Workshop focusing on -

Inside Greek Terrorism (London/New York: Hurst/Oxford University Press, 2013), by Dr George Kassimeris (Wolverhampton University)

5pm, Hebdomadar’s Room, St Salvator’s Quad

Inaugural Lecture

10th April 2013

‘Does Terrorism Work?’

Professor Richard English, University of St Andrews

Update: Lecture audio now available


Paul Wilkinson Memorial Lecture on Terrorism and Political Violence

4th April 2013

‘The Bombing of the King David Hotel, July 1946’

Professor Bruce Hoffman, Georgetown University

Update: Lecture audio now available


Public Seminar

14th March 2013

‘Black Swans and Burstiness: Countering Myths about Terrorism’

Professor Gary LaFree, START


Public Lecture

28th February 2013

Islamic Fundamentalism

Professor Michael Cook, Princeton University

Update: Lecture audio now available


Public Seminar

21st February 2013

‘The Kosova Liberation Army’

Professor James Pettifer, Oxford University


Public Seminar

6 December 2012

‘Self-Sacrifice and Martyrdom in Contemporary Film’

Professor Robert Burgoyne (University of St Andrews)


Invitation only CSTPV/FCO Lecture

19 November 2012

‘The Transformation of Civil Wars, 1800–2012’

Foreign and Commonwealth Office, London

Professor Stathis Kalyvas (Yale University)


Conference

16 November 2012

‘Victims of Terrorism – Multidisciplinary Approaches’

Conference, Fairmont Hotel

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Public Seminar

25 October 2012

‘Terrorism, History, and Human Rights’

Professor Roy Foster (Oxford University) & Professor Conor Gearty (London School of Economics)


Public Seminar

12 September 2012

The Challenges of Afghanistan Transition

A public seminar hosted by the CSTPV and the Institute for Iranian Studies

Karl W. Eikenberry


Public Seminar

3 May 2012

‘The Terrorist’s Dilemma: Managing Violence in Covert Organisations’

Speaker: Dr Jacob Shapiro (Princeton University)


Public Workshop

19 April 2012

‘Explaining Terrorism’: A focusing on the work of Prof Martha Crenshaw (Stanford University)

Speakers: Prof Martha Crenshaw (Stanford), Prof Louise Richardson (St Andrews), Dr Tim Wilson (St Andrews), Dr Gilbert Ramsay (St Andrews)


Public Workshop

16 March 2012

‘Hierarchy in International Relations?’

Co-hosted by CSTPV/Centre for Global Constitutionalism, School of IR

Prof David Lake (University of California, San Diego)


The Annual University of St Andrews Lecture on Terrorism and Political Violence

15 March 2012

‘Global Insurgency: Terrorism, Political Violence, and International Hierarchy’

Prof David Lake (University of California, San Diego)


Public Seminar

1 March 2012

‘Civil Resistance and Power Politics in the Arab Spring’

Professor Sir Adam Roberts (Oxford University/British Academy)


One-Day Conference

16 February 2012

‘Assessing the Emergency Response to Terrorism’

Speakers: Simon Lewis (British Red Cross), Dr Afzal Ashraf (St Andrews), Prof Malcolm Dando (University of Bradford), Sir David Omand (King’s College London), Montine Walters (CBRNE World), Dr Anthony Richards (UEL)


Public Seminar

9 February 2012

‘Overcoming Obstacles: Counter-Terrorism Police and Community Engagement’

Speakers: Professor Richard English (St Andrews), Dr Bob Lambert (St Andrews), Orla Lynch (St Andrews), Dr Basia Spalek (University of Birmingham)


Public Seminar

1 December 2011

‘Suicide Bombing: Politics and Explanations’

Speakers: Prof Karin Fierke (IR, St Andrews), Dr Rashmi Singh (CSTPV, St Andrews)


Workshop

25 November 2011

‘Ten Years of EU Counter-terrorism Policy: A Critical Assessment’

Speakers: Dr Javier Argomaniz (CSTPV, St Andrews), Prof Edwin Bakker (University of Leiden), Prof Monica den Boer (VU University Amsterdam), Dr Christian Kaunert (EUI Florence), Dr Oldrich Bures (Prague Metropolitan University), Dr Sarah Léonard (Sciences Po, Paris), Prof. Jorg Monar (University of Sussex)


Public Seminar

17 November 2011

‘Political Islam and the Muslim Brotherhood in Post-Mubarak Egypt’

Speaker: Dr Katerina Dalacoura (London School of Economics)


Public Seminar

20 October 2011

‘Theorising Radicalisation’

Speaker: Prof Stuart Croft (University of Warwick)


Symposium

2 September 2011

‘9/11: Ten Years On’

All-day Co-Hosted by the British Academy/University of St Andrews To be held at the British Academy in London

Speakers: Prof Sir Adam Roberts (British Academy/Oxford), Prof Lawrence Freedman (KCL), Prof Conor Gearty (LSE), Dr Rashmi Singh (CSTPV, St Andrews), Prof Charles Townshend (Keele), Dr Alia Brahimi (LSE), Sir David Omand (KCL), Professor Audrey Kurth Cronin (George Mason University), Professor Richard English (CSTPV, St Andrews)