North West Social Science Doctoral Training Partnership

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Mediating Militarism: Chronicling 100 Years of ‘Military Victimhood’ from Print to Digital 1918-2018

The project looks at militarism and its role in the commemoration of the British war dead since 1918 up until the present day, and utilises the vast materials on offer at the British Library, notably the UK Web Archive’s First World War Centenary collection.

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“Mohawk? As in the hairstyle!?” – the joys of explaining my PhD to others

Jack Benton talks about the challenges of communicating his PhD research, on the impact of urban green spaces, to ‘non-experts’.

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Interdisciplinary Event: Identity, Values, and Elections across Europe

This was a one day conference hosted at the University of Manchester which brought together academics and early career researchers from across the United Kingdom and Europe to discuss issues around identity, values, and elections across Europe.

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Internship with Milton Keynes City Discovery Centre

David Mountain’s internship with Milton Keynes City Discovery Centre (MKCDC),

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Interdisciplinary Event : ‘Studying Gender in the Wake of #MeToo’

Interdisciplinary Event ‘Studying Gender in the Wake of #MeToo’

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Pilot studies, planning and preparation prevents poor PhD performance – the value of piloting research methods

NWSSDTP funded student Tamsin Fisher (Keele) reflects upon the methods used in her research.

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Welcome – and welcome back – to all our NWSSDTP Students!

Updates for the new academic year – Student Handbook, Methods X Programme and the new NWSSDTP Newsletter

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