August 2017

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03
Aug
2017

Diplomatic Cooperation: An Evolutionary Perspective

Professor Iver B. Neumann, LSE
This seminar focuses on an evolutionary theory of diplomatic cooperation.

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03
Aug
2017

The Politics of Resentment in the Contemporary United States

Professor Katherine J. Cramer, University of Wisconsin-Madison
What is the nature of current right-wing populism in the United States? In this talk, Cramer will draw on her extensive ethnography of rural voters in the Midwestern state of Wisconsin to help illuminate a politics of resentment she has observed in her fieldwork conducted over the past decade.

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08
Aug
2017

Australia 360

Senator the Hon Penny Wong, Leader of the Opposition in the Senate
Running in its third year, Australia 360 is the nation’s only in-depth annual stocktake and forecast of international policy.

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10
Aug
2017

Prospects for the Rules-Based Global Order

Dr Greg Raymond, ANU and Associate Professor Rob Mclaughlin, ANU
This session will formally launch a new Centre of Gravity Paper by ANU and international scholars examining the idea of a ‘Rules Based Global Order’

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14
Aug
2017

Does Australia Really Want a Rules-Based International Order?

Professor Shirley Scott, UNSW Canberra
This seminar will enquire into the notable shift in rhetoric on the part of the Australian government from that of support for ‘international law’ to that of support for a ‘rules-based international order’.

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16
Aug
2017

Political settlements and their trajectories

Sue Ingram
Over the last decade, international development policies, most notably in the UK, have advanced ‘political settlements’ as a framing concept to guide statebuilding practice in fragile and conflict-affected states. Such policies have encouraged efforts towards achieving an inclusive, or inclusive...

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17
Aug
2017

Japan's Security Renaissance: New Directions in Regional and US-Japan Relations

Professor Andrew L. Oros
Japan is the key US ally in Asia, in a new presidential era when the role of allies is being called into question. As the third largest economy in the world and one of the world’s largest military spenders, what role will Japan play in US Asia policy and in regional affairs? Prof. Andrew Oros...

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18
Aug
2017

Moderator or manipulator? Norodom Sihanouk and the nature of UN authority-building in Cambodia (1992-93)

Katrin Travouillon
The lecture argues for the value of a more empirical approach to the analysis of authority-building during interventions by demonstrating the wider repercussions of UNTAC’s decisions to selectively acknowledge and reject the legitimacy claims of local actors.

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United Nations Standby Team of Mediation Experts
18
Aug
2017

Mediating Global Conflict: An Insider’s Account of the United Nations Standby Team of Mediation Experts

Dr. Sakuntala Kadirgamar United Nations Standby Team of Mediation Experts (2015-2017)
In this Public Seminar Dr. Sakuntala Kadirgamar will take the audience inside the UN’s high-profile standby mediation team, which supports mediation processes around the globe.

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Malcolm Turnbull and Bill Shorten
24
Aug
2017

I’m here for an argument: Why bipartisanship on security makes Australia less safe

Dr Andrew Carr, ANU
Australia’s politicians are expected to treat issues of national security and foreign and defence policy in a ‘bipartisan’ fashion. Doing so is believed to create good policy, ensure national unity and protect the military.

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28
Aug
2017

Not ‘When’ World Government but ‘Why?’ The Centrality of Institutional Moral Purpose in Theorising Global Political Integration

Associate Professor Luis Cabrera, Griffith University
This seminar argues for giving primary conceptual attention to the normative, specifically to the presumed moral purpose underlying proposed global institutional frameworks.

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31
Aug
2017

Clark Davis Ivins Memorial Endowment Event

TBC
The Clark Davis Ivins Memorial Prize for First Year Security Studies is available to first year students who are enrolled in either the Bachelor of Asia-Pacific Security or Bachelor of International Security Studies in the ANU College of Asia and the Pacific.

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NEW GUINEA, MILNE BAY, 1943-04-20. AERIAL PHOTOGRAPH OF THE COASTAL STRIP WHERE THE MILNE BAY BATTLE WAS FOUGHT, SHOWING THE AIR STRIP WHERE HEAVY FIGHTING TOOK PLACE - https://www.awm.gov.au/collection/014700/
31
Aug
2017

75th Anniversary of the battle for Milne Bay

Emeritus Professor David Horner
A special War Studies Seminar remembering the 75th Anniversary of the battle for Milne Bay coinciding with the Clark Davis Ivins who died of wounds received at the Battle of Milne Bay in Papua New Guinea in 1942.

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