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Terrorism and Political Contention. New Perspectives on North Africa and the Sahel Region

Atanasiu M., Besenyő J., Denisova T. S. et al.

Springer, 2024.

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Spatial and Temporal Patterns of Government – Citizen Interaction Online. Examining the Social Media Pages of the Russian Regional Authorities

Kabanov Y., Anna Kuzmenko.

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Consensus or Constitution? - A Conceptual Perspective on the Legitimacy of Constitutional Courts in Consociations

Gál A.

OxonCourts Judicial Studies Graduate Colloquium. OxonCourts Judicial Studies Graduate Colloquium. University of Oxford, 2019

The HSE Department of Political Science invites you to the Research Seminar, December 10, 2020 at 10.00

The HSE Department of Political Science invites you to the Research Seminar, December 10, 2020 at 10.00

The Department of Political Science and International Relations,
School of Social Sciences and Area Studies, HSE – St. Petersburg,
Research Committee on Human rights RPSA
and interregional Humanities and Political Studies Center STRATEGY
on HUMAN RIGHTS DAY, December 10, 2020 at 10.00
will hold a student scientific and practical on-line seminar
"Human rights as a concept and practice of human rights protection»

Working languages are Russian / English.

Topics for discussion will cover:
Human Rights. Theoretical aspects

· The concept of human rights as a synthesis of law, philosophy, political science, and sociology: the list goes on

· The Concept of human rights, liberalism, and other ideologies

· The Concept of human rights and religion (Church): Protestantism, Catholicism, Orthodoxy, Islam, Buddhism, etc.

· Generations of human rights

· The human right to life: when it begins and ends (the right to abortion and euthanasia)

International aspects of human rights

· Post-war international organizations (UN, etc.) and human rights

· Human rights in international and Russian law

· The concept of humanitarian interventions and the "Duty to protect" principle

Protecting and promoting human rights: practical issues

· Human rights violations and their causes

· The Institution of the Commissioner for Human rights and its development in Russia at the Federal and regional level

· Public human rights organizations: Russian and international experience

· Human rights Violations in a Pandemic situation


Political science students from the HSE University – SPb and other universities in Saint Petersburg and students from other Russian cities and other countries are invited to participate. If you would like to deliver a speech at the seminar, please write to the Secretary of the seminar Ilya Nikolaenkov imnikolaenkov@edu.hse.ru by attaching short abstracts (1-2 paragraphs) no later than 01.12.2020.

The link to join Zoom: https://zoom.us/j/93506051722?pwd=b05yTW8xMmJUUyszMTM2YmxoUW8ydz09
Meeting ID: 935 0605 1722
Password: 745018