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Publication of the week: Dr Jocelynne A. Scutt

22 February 2016

Jocelynne A. Scutt, “The Fishmonger, the Mantua Maker and the Madness of Mary Lamb”, The Charles Lamb Bulletin (Autumn 2015), New Series No.162, Special Issue: Mary Lamb Known principally as Charles Lamb’s sister, Mary Lamb had a substantial writing career…

Buckingham’s student fire-fighter

18 February 2016

Outside of studying, many University of Buckingham students spend their leisure time relaxing, but James Ridley-Jones has decided to spend his Thursday evenings training to put out fires. James, who is studying for a degree in International Studies, is a…

In the news – 16 February 2016

16 February 2016

Professor Glees was interviewed on radio and television about: the French parliament’s response to the Islamist attacks on France over the past year by BBC Radio Scotland the migrant crisis and the position of the Channel Islands (whose first minister…

Publication of the week: Professor David Armstrong

15 February 2016

David Armstrong, “No End of a Lesson: Vietnam and the Nature of Moral Choice in Foreign Policy”, in Cathal Nolan (ed.) Ethics and Statecraft: the Moral Dimension of International Affairs (3rd ed., Santa Barbara: Praeger, 2015), 47-72. ISBN: 978-1-4408-3354-0 (pbk).…

Lecturer’s research finds effective way to encourage self-care in young diabetics

10 February 2016

Emily Doe, a Psychology lecturer at the University of Buckingham, has found in an investigation that diabetes-specific support for young adolescents with Type 1 diabetes is not always helpful. Emily, who is currently finishing her PhD in Health Psychology, investigated…

In the news – 9 February 2016

9 February 2016

Professor Anthony Glees appearances Radio appearances: Professor Glees has been interviewed about: the Doomsday Clock and its significance by BBC Radio Scotland on the Kaye Adams morning programme jihadism in UK prisons by BBC Three Counties Radio the European migrant…

Publication of the week: Dr Brendan Fleming

8 February 2016

Brendan Fleming, “The Leaving of Paris: Some Contrasts and Parallels between George Moore and James Joyce”, in George Moore’s Paris and His Ongoing French Connections, eds Michel Brunet, Fabienne Gaspari and Mary Pierse (Oxford and Bern: Peter Lang, 2015), 57-70.…

Buckingham sees launch of 11th National Student Survey

1 February 2016

This week sees the launch of the National Student Survey (NSS) 2016. Entering its eleventh year at Buckingham, the NSS gives final year students the opportunity to comment on teaching, assessment, feedback, academic support, learning resources, personal development, and the…

Publication of the week: Dr Jocelynne A. Scutt

1 February 2016

S.K. Mukherjee & J.A. Scutt (eds), Women and Crime (Routledge Library Editions: Women and Crime 2, Abingdon: Routledge, 2016). 208 pp. ISBN: 978-1-138-18655-2. This book was first published in 1981 by the Australian Institute of Criminology, and was a major…

In the news – 26 January

28 January 2016

Professor Anthony Glees appearances: Radio and TV interviews The terrorist threat one year after the Charlie Hebdo attacks on primetime RTE News (Ireland). The implications of the Litvenko assassination by BBC 3 Counties and BBC Oxford. Print appearances: ‘Sick ISIS…