Post Tagged with: "research"

Researching the Uncertain: Memory and Disappearance in Mexico

Researching the Uncertain: Memory and Disappearance in Mexico

My project was framed by failure: it was impossible to conceptually and literally to understand the central issue of my project. Yet I tried to work within uncertainty.

International Women’s Day Interviews

International Women’s Day Interviews

To celebrate International Women’s Day we asked some of our former interviewees what we can do to forge a gender equal discipline.

Failing Better Together? A Stylised Conversation about Fieldwork

Failing Better Together? A Stylised Conversation about Fieldwork

There is much more to critical research than publish or perish, success and failure. Supervision, collegiality, and care are crucial. ‘Failure’ must be worked through.

The Evolution of International Relations in France

The Evolution of International Relations in France

French approaches to IR which sit between a sociology of IR and international political sociology might prepare scholars to increase their international impact.

Review – Seeing Politics

Review – Seeing Politics

Using narrative feature film as a method of co-production, Harman brings feminist and decolonial works into conversation with the visual and aesthetic turns in IR.

Interview – Sophie Harman

Interview – Sophie Harman

Sophie Harman spoke to us about her BAFTA nominated film Pili, film as a research method, issues in global health governance and agency in feminist decolonial research.

International Women’s Day Interviews

International Women’s Day Interviews

To celebrate International Women’s Day we asked former interviewees whether they think the discipline of IR has made important strides to equally incorporate women.

10th Anniversary Post – Why Faculty Use Blogs

10th Anniversary Post – Why Faculty Use Blogs

The fast publishing of the blogosphere is a wonderful venue for self-expression when you have something to say, so – make use of it! 

Field Research, Research Design, and Scientific Method (A Personal Account)

Field Research, Research Design, and Scientific Method (A Personal Account)

“Science” is a many splendored and varied thing. It even includes qualitative research.

Institutions Matter, Or, What I Learned Sleeping with Lions in Kenya

Institutions Matter, Or, What I Learned Sleeping with Lions in Kenya

Several lessons can be learned from fieldwork. Experience in Kenya speaks to the variety found in the everyday functioning of societies, institutions and cultures.

Online Resources – Research Methods

Online Resources – Research Methods

Online guide to research design and methods – including material on sources, ethics, research design, qualitative / quantitative and research presentation.

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