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Humanities & Social Sciences News

    • Senator John McCain cites Strathclyde Professor in Supreme Court Case

      Research by Professor of Politics, Anthony McGann has been cited by Senator John McCain in a US Supreme Court case. The high profile case involves the use of gerrymandering, a process whereby politicians manipulate constituency district boundaries to give their party an advantage.

    • SGSAH Internship Success

      Simon Walker, Doctoral Student within HaSS, has been successful in his application for the SGSAH Doctoral Internship with the Festival of Politics. He will begin work with the Scottish Parliament later this Spring.

    • The Guilt of Innocence

      Why do wrongful convictions keep happening? What should be done? In what will be an unforgettable evening, hear first-hand there remarkable stories of four people wrongly convicted and imprisoned

    • New book published by Beth Weaver

      In Offending and Desistance, Beth Weaver examines the role of a co-offending peer group in shaping and influencing offending and desistance, focusing on three phases of their criminal careers: onset, persistence and desistance. This book is the first to analyse the dynamics of different social relations in variously constraining, enabling and sustaining desistance.