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In the news – December 2016

1 December 2016

Radio appearances Professor Glees was interviewed about: the speech given by Alex Younger (‘C’ of MI6) warning about Russian activities as well as Daesh on BBC Radio Oxford. the very serious stand-off between president-elect Trump and the CIA, NSA and…

Publication of the week: Denning Law Journal 28 (2016)

28 November 2016

This special edition of the journal is edited by John Hatchard and Hephzibah Egede of Buckingham Law School and the University of Buckingham Centre for Extractive Energy Studies (UBCEES).  It contains papers from a UBCEES conference in 2016, and contributions…

Publication of the week: Professor Anthony Glees

21 November 2016

Glees, A., “Prevention strategies to counter Daesh extremism in the UK”, in  B. Gorawantschy & R. Gunaratna (eds), Countering Daesh Extremism: European and Asian Responses (Singapore: International Centre for Political Violence and Terrorism Research & Konrad Adenauer Foundation, 2016), 221-239.…

Publication of the week: Professor Susan Edwards

14 November 2016

Susan S.M. Edwards, “Coercion and compulsion – re-imagining crimes and defences”, Criminal Law Review Crim L.R. 2016, 12, 876-899. The language of coercion and compulsion entered the criminal law in 2015, with a new offence of “controlling and coercive behaviour”…

Professor Peter Cooke

7 November 2016

We are sorry to have to announce the very sad passing of Professor Peter Cooke last Thursday 3 November 2016. Peter was Emeritus Professor of Automotive Management at the University of Buckingham Business School, where he was previously Professor and…

Publication of the week: Buckingham Institute for Translational Medicine

7 November 2016

Carlos M. G. Azevedo, Kenneth R. Watterson, Ed T. Wargent, Steffen V. F. Hansen, Brian D. Hudson, Małgorzata A. Kępczyńska, Julia Dunlop, Bharat Shimpukade, Elisabeth Christiansen, Graeme Milligan, Claire J. Stocker & Trond Ulven, “Non-Acidic Free Fatty Acid Receptor 4…

Publication of the week: Professor Susan Edwards

2 November 2016

Edwards, S., “Assault, strangulation and murder – challenging the sexual libido consent defence narrative”, in A. Reed & M. Bohlander with N. Wake & E. Smith (eds), Consent: Domestic and Comparative Perspectives (Abingdon: Routledge, 2016), ch.6.  ISBN: 978-1-4724-6995-3. In this…

In the news – November 2016

1 November 2016

Dr Julian Richards appeared on BBC Three Counties and LBC Radio commenting on various issues to do with terrorism and counter-terrorism policy here and in Iraq. Dr Richards was also interviewed by France 24 and BBC Radio Berkshire, commenting on…

Publication of the week: Setara Pracha

26 October 2016

Pracha, S., “Apples and pears: Symbolism and influence in Daphne du Maurier’s ‘The Apple Tree’ and Katherine Mansfield’s ‘Bliss’ “, in C. Hanson, G. Kimber & W.T. Martin (eds), Katherine Mansfield and Psychology (Edinburgh University Press, 2016). ISBN: 978-1-4744-1753-2. This…

EU Referendum “Leave” campaigns referred to Director of Public Prosecutions

26 October 2016

A complaint has been been submitted to the Director of Public Prosecutions, alleging corrupt practices during the EU referendum by leading politicians and campaigners. The allegations involve six separate grounds of “undue influence” by the Vote Leave and Leave.EU campaigns.…