Dr Colin Irwin explains how public opinion polls can be used in long-running conflicts to help the pursuit of peace.
The whole article can be downloaded as a PDF file.
Published in British Academy Review, Issue 13 (June 2009).
Short notices about 2009 British Academy events on: Language matters; Rescuing the housing market; Civil war and foreign intervention in Spain.
Dr Liz Walker received a British Academy Small Research Grant to study the experiences of fathers who had spent time in prison. Here she reveals that it is a complex picture.
The Bentham Project is one of 50 longstanding
endeavours that bear the title ‘British Academy
Research Project’. The Director is Professor
Philip Schofield. Members of the Bentham Project at University
College London describe their work to promote the
study of a profoundly influential political thinker.