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  • Trouble makers : Laura Poitras and the problem of dissent 

    Danchev, Alex (2015-03-27) - Journal item
    This review article considers three works by the distinguished documentary film-maker Laura Poitras: My country, my country (2006); The oath (2010); and the recently released Citizenfour (2014), focusing on the whistle-blower ...
  • ‘Oh motherland I pledge to thee…’ : a study into nationalism, gender and the representation of an imagined family within national anthems 

    Lauenstein, Oliver; Murer, Jeffrey Stevenson; Boos, Margarete; Reicher, Stephen David (2015-04) - Journal article
    In this paper we aim to join feminist critiques of nationalism, arguing that beyond understanding nations as imagined communities (Anderson 1983: 6), the symbolic construction of gender must also be considered in the ...
  • 'The most beautiful of wars' : Carl von Clausewitz and small wars 

    Scheipers, Sibylle (2017-02) - Journal article
    Carl von Clausewitz was both an avid analyst of small wars and people’s war and, during the wars of liberation, a practitioner of small war. While Clausewitz scholars have increasingly recognised the centrality of small ...
  • The Refugee Olympic Team at Rio 2016 : rallying around which flag? 

    Donnelly, Faye; Saunders, Natasha Emilie Georgina (2017-03-10) - Journal article
    As the euphoria surrounding the inclusion of the Refugee Olympic Team at 2016 Rio fizzles out it is time that we look beyond the waving of flags
  • What can we learn about stellar activity cycles from ZDI? 

    See, Victor; Jardine, M.; Vidotto, A.; Donati, J.-F.; Boro Saikia, S.; Bouvier, J.; Fares, R.; Folsom, C.; Gregory, S.; Hussain, G.; Jeffers, S.; Marsden, S.; Morin, J.; Moutou, C.; do Nascimento, J. D.; Petit, P.; Waite, I.; +BCool Collaboration (2016-08-01) - Conference paper
    It is known that activity cycles, similar to the 11 year cycle of the Sun, can exist on other stars. Previous work suggests that stars may lie on two branches in a cycle period vs rotation period diagram though there is ...