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At the Edges of Europe: Britain, Romania and European Identities

In their relationship to Europe, both Britain and Romania are situated at the continent’s edge, but that is where any list of comparisons between the two countries usually ends. Certainly, both countries are members of the European Union, but their respective responses to the European Union differ markedly. Polls conducted by Eurobarometer consistently put Romanians among the most enthusiastic supporters of the European Union, and the British (along with the Greeks) among the least. But what are the historical roots of Romanian and British attitudes towards Europe and the European idea?
27 July 2015
Prof. Martyn Rady More...

Starts: Jul 27, 2015 12:00:00 AM

Extremism disenchanted: what role can education play?

Young people in the UK today who are attracted to extremism are typically well educated. Given the weaknesses of this ideology in terms of its use of history, internal coherence of arguments and moral standards, its success with many educated young people requires explanation. The explanation, according to Dr. Farid, is multifaceted but education has a big role to play in curbing the trend.
2 June 2015
Dr. Farid Panjwani More...

Starts: Jun 2, 2015 12:00:00 AM

The case for an EU referendum

Christopher Bickerton, lecturer in Politics at the University of Cambridge, discusses how how the impending EU referendum in the UK necessitates open and unbiased academic debate, and how British discussions of EU reform may reverberate across the European continent.
15 May 2015
Dr. Christopher Bickerton More...

Starts: May 15, 2015 12:00:00 AM

Video archive

UCL European Institute
Global Transparency dissent Eurozone Crisis
Promoting Global Transparency: A Transatlantic Challenge
December 2012
2nd Annual Sakharov Debate: Dissent Today as the Art of the Impossible
December 2012
Eurozone Crisis and the Democratic Deficit
November 2012
Austerity Holocaust Sir Stephen Wall
THBT: Austerity is working
November 2012
Europe & the Holocaust: Shifts in Public Debates in Poland, Germany & the UK
November 2012
Sir Stephen Wall and Gill Bennett
October 2012
Does Britain have a Future in the EU? Majone Charles Grant
Does Britain have a Future in the EU?
October 2012
G. Majone, R.Corbett & A. Weale: The Eurocrisis & the Democratic Deficit
June 2012
Charles Grant on the Eurocrisis
June 2012
French Elections EU Careers 2012 straw
French Presidential Elections
April 2012
EU Careers Event
March 2012
Jack Straw
Britain in Europe
December 2011
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Transparency and Lobbying in the EU
November 2011


European Citizenship and the Market
June 2011
Human Rights Courts in Europe
May 2011
carmen modood  
Carmen sampled, Carmen staged
February 2011
Tariq Modood, Multicultural Europe
November 2010
 

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