Centre for Citizenship, Identities and Governance
The Centre for Citizenship, Identities and Governance (CCIG) is a University designated Centre of Research Excellence
Jacqui Gabb (Senior Lecturer in Social Sciences, OU) and Elizabeth Silva (Professor of Sociology, OU) have jus co-edited a special issue on Families, Intimacies and Personal Relationships (Special Section of Sociological Research Online, 16 (4), 23, December 2011).
Elizabeth Silva (Professor of Sociology, OU, CCIG Member) has co-edited with Tony Bennett (University of Western Sydney) a Special Issue of Poetics (Volume 39, Issue 6, December 2011).
Dr Vron Ware (Research Fellow in Sociology, OU, CCIG member) has just published an article on the cultural politics of reading Arabic fiction “The New Literary Front: Public diplomacy and the cultural politics of reading Arabic fiction in translation”, New Formations, 73, 2011.
Mark Bennister (Canterbury Christ Church University, UK) and Richard Heffernan (Reader in Government, OU, CCIG member) have just published ‘Cameron as Prime Minister: The Intra-Executive Politics of Britain's Coalition Government’, in Parliamentary Affairs 1–24, 2011.
Karim Murji (Senior Lecturer in Sociology, CCIG member) and Sarah Neal (Senior Lecturer in Social Policy, OU) have just published the following article: “Riot: Race and Politics in the 2011 Disorders”, Sociological Research Online, 16(4)
Jacqui Gabb (CCIG member, Senior Lecturer in Social Sciences) has published two articles on Families & Relationships in Sociological Research Online, 16 (4) 23, 2011.
Umut Erel (CCIG member and RCUK Academic Fellow, OU) has just published the two following articles on migration-related issues:
Reframing Migrant Mothers as Citizens, Citizenship Studies, Vol. 15, Issue 6/7, 2011, pp. 695-709
Jef Huysmans (Professor of Security Studies, CCIG Director, OU) has just published the following article: “What’s in an act? On security speech acts and little security nothings”, Security Dialogue, 42(4-5), 2011, 371-383