Seminars 2011

Scroll down for info, abstracts/papers & podcasts for each seminar

Information for speakers

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Health in Crisis – Fri 29th April

Guest speaker: Dr Jo Murphy-Lawless, Sociologist, School of Nursing & Midwifery (TCD) A moment of moral danger: denying health as a core human need

Shane O’Donnell – Sociology (UCD) ‘Walking a Tight Rope’: social class differences in the experiences of the day-to-day management of type 2 diabetes in Ireland

abstract / presentation / podcast

Liz Brosnan – Sociology (UL) Lunatics Running the Asylum? Can Mental Health Service User Involvement Really Influence the Power And Privilege Of Psychiatry?

working paper / presentation / podcast

Carol Ellis – Sociology (UCD) Recognising identity among those with chronic illnesses: a key to economic recovery?

abstract / presentation / podcast

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Democracy in Crisis – Fri 15th April

Chair: Dr Kieran Allen

Elaine Desmond – Sociology (UCC & Uni of Hyderabad, India) Identity, Ideology and Political Will Formation: A Case Study of Genetically Modified Foods in Ireland

abstract / presentation / podcast

Amanda Slevin – Sociology (UCD) Irish gas and oil: panacea or problem?

research profile

Anne Hughes – Law (TCD) A comparative study of fundamental rights in South Africa and Ireland with specific emphasis on equality and human dignity

working paper/ presentation / podcast

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Policing in Crisis – Fri 25th March

Chair: Dr Aogán Mulcahy

Dave McInerney – Sociology (UCD) Detecting unconscious bias and police interventions in multi-cultural Ireland

abstract / presentation / podcast

John Reddy – Political Science & Sociology (NUIG) Community Safety Investigating the Growing Appeal of Community and Partnerships in Addressing Crime and Disorder

working paper / presentation / Child and Family Research Centre

Brian Moss – Sociology (UCD) Is there any misbehaviour in Irish policing?

abstract / presentation / podcast

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Education in Crisis – Fri 4th March

Chair: Prof. Patrick Clancy

Dr Sarah McMonagle – Languages, Lit & Culture (UoU) Monolingual Ireland a crisis in culture and competence

abstract / presentation / podcast

Niamh O’Reilly – Education (UCD) Education in crisis Recognising the value of non-formal adult education for increasing diversity in third level provision

abstract / podcast

 

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Migration in Crisis – Fri 18th Feb

Chair: Dr Alice Feldman

Christian Ritter – Languages, Lit. & Cultures (UoU) Urban life stories of transnational German migrants in Dublin

working paper/ presentation/podcast

Nanette Schuppers – Sociology (UCD) The Impact of Migrant Characteristics on Integration Outcomes – the case of Indians in Ireland

abstract / presentation / podcast

Siobhan McPhee – Geography (UCD) Irelands immigration policies The Transnational Division of Labour and Economic Change

working paper/presentation/podcast

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Catholicism in Crisis – Fri 4th Feb

Chair: Prof. Tom Inglis

Darragh McCashin – Psychology (TCD) Compartmentalisation Theory

working paper / presentation / podcast

Ann Cronin – Psychology & Sociology (UL) Normative Constraints on the Act of Protesting in Ireland

working paper/ presentation / podcast

Eoin O’Mahony – Geography (NUIM) ‘Voice’ and Crisis in Irish Catholicism

working paper / presentation / podcast

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The Labour Market in Crisis? – Fri 21st Jan

Chair: Prof. Christopher Whelan

Lisa Wixted – Sociology (UL) The Enactment of Gender by Solo Creative workers

abstract / presentation / podcast

Tom Murray – Politics (UCD) Ireland’s Financial Aristocracy 1850-2000 Elements of a Reflexive Critique

abstractpodcast

Aidan Regan – Public Policy (UCD) The Political Economy of Social-Wage Pacts in the EMU. Irish (Neo) Liberal Corporatism in Crisis 2008-2010

working paper / presentation / podcast

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Education in Crisis – Fri 4th March

Chair: Prof. Patrick Clancy

Dr Sarah McMonagle – Languages, Lit & Culture (UoU) Monolingual Ireland a crisis in culture and competence

abstract / presentation / podcast

Niamh O’Reilly – Education (UCD) Education in crisis Recognising the value of non-formal adult education for increasing diversity in third level provision

abstract / podcast

Martin Ryan – Economics (UCD) Does Lecture Attendance Matter for Grades – Evidence from a Longitudinal Tracking of Irish Students

working paper / presentation / podcast

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