Theory in Sociology Research Group

CRITIQUE’s Theory in Sociology Research Group is dedicated to exploring, discovering, learning about, elaborating, sharing, discussing, and developing theory and theories in sociology and social science.   Georg Simmel used to think that there are very few fundamental currents of thought that connect the most personal and intimate in the […]

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NEWS CfP Now Out for the First Joint Graduate Conference in Political Theory – Edinburgh-St Andrews

We are pleased to announce the first Graduate Conference in Political Theory co-organised by the University of Edinburgh and St. Andrews University, and entitled Justice, Oppression and Resistance. The conference will feature a roundtable on ‘Empire, Race, Nature’, and keynote lectures by Dr Ẹniọlá Ṣóyẹmí (Oxford) and Dr Rahul Rao […]

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NEWS: Environmental Working Group at Learning and Teaching Conference

Green moss

CRITIQUE’s Environmental Working Group, a student-led group exploring the intersection of political theory and environmental issues, present a 30-minute ‘story’ as part of University of Edinburgh’s annual Learning and Teaching Conference, “Shaping Our Futures”. Grace Garland, Talia Shoval, and Joseph Conrad share their emergent understanding of what it might mean […]

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New exhibition Life Support: Forms of Care in Art and Activism, co-curated by Critique’s Kirsten Lloyd

Life Support: Forms of Care in Art and Activism 14th August – 16th October, Glasgow Women’s Library. How have individuals and collectives imagined alternative ways of living and organising? Inspired by our communities and collections, Life Support considers how artists and activists have addressed and challenged experiences of care, health, education, housing and home […]

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