Centre for Citizenship, Identities and Governance
The Centre for Citizenship, Identities and Governance (CCIG) is a University designated Centre of Research Excellence
Olaf Corry’s recent publication Constructing Global Polity: Theory, Discourse and Governance (Palgrave 2013) argues that our current understanding of globalization makes it impossible to grasp some crucial chan
What does it mean to be a European citizen? The rapidly changing politics of citizenship in the face of migration, diversity, heightened concerns about security, and financial and economic crises, has left European citizenship as one of the major political and social challenges to European integration.
The Sociological Review Prize for 2011 has been awarded to Dr Liz McFall for her article ‘A “good, average man”: calculation and the limits of statistics in enrolling insurance customers’ (The Sociological Review, 59, 4: 661-84, November, 2011).
Omer Ozgor is a PhD researcher in Bielefeld University and he will join CCIG until July 2013.
Senior Lecturer in Psychology Jovan Byford appeared on BBC 5 Live Breakfast (23/04/2013) and discussed conspiracy theories surrounding the Boston bombings.
The co-editorship of the prestigious Sage journal Feminism & Psychology is now held in the OU, in the Psychology department, Faculty of Social Sciences.