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ANU hits top 25 in global rankings
ANU hits top 25 in global rankings

ANU hits top 25 in global rankings

RSSS leads in top-ranking fields of Politics, History, Philosophy and Sociology.

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Stephen Harper, Open Federalism and the Future of Canada?
Stephen Harper, Open Federalism and the Future of Canada?

Stephen Harper, Open Federalism and the Future of Canada?

Prof. Daniel Beland
5:00pm-7:00pm, Tuesday 28th October
Common Room, University House

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Crafting Democracy
Crafting Democracy

Crafting Democracy

Ending an authoritarian regime is a tricky business. Watch Professor Abraham F (Abe) Lowenthal in discussion with Dr Sean Burges on democratic transitions.

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Philip Pettit awarded Spitz Prize
Philip Pettit awarded Spitz Prize

Philip Pettit awarded Spitz Prize

Professor Philip Pettit has been awarded the David and Elaine Spitz Prize for his 2012 book On the People’s Terms: A Republican Theory and Model of Democracy.

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Cambridge Economic History of Australia featuring CAEPR contributors
Cambridge Economic History of Australia featuring CAEPR contributors

Cambridge Economic History of Australia featuring CAEPR contributors

The recently published Cambridge Economic History of Australia features two chapters authored by Centre for Aboriginal Economic Policy Researchers Dr Boyd Hunter, Professor Jon Altman and Dr Nick Biddle.

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Celebration of the career of Emeritus Professor Frank Jackson
Celebration of the career of Emeritus Professor Frank Jackson

Celebration of the career of Emeritus Professor Frank Jackson

‘What physicalists have to say about the knowledge argument'. Date and Time: Friday 31st October 4.00 pm – 6.00 pm Location: Coombs Extension Theatre

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The Research School of Social Sciences (RSSS) is Australia’s major institution for theoretical and empirical research in the social sciences. It is also a significant presence in the nation’s undergraduate, postgraduate and postdoctoral training in the social sciences.

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Cambridge Economic History of Australia featuring CAEPR contributors

The recently published Cambridge Economic History of Australia features two chapters authored by Centre for Aboriginal Economic Policy Researchers.  Dr Boyd Hunter’s chapter, titled ‘The Aboriginal Legacy’, provides an account...

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School news

ANU hits top 25 in global rankings

The Australian National University has been ranked 25 in the world and the highest ranked...

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Crafting Democracies

Ending an authoritarian regime is a tricky business where individual political leadership can...

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