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Posted Mon, 12/03/2012 - 09:15 in Politics

Dal researchers and Roméo Dallaire Child Soliders Initiative return from Central Africa on Congo border

Dr. Shelley Whitman, director of The Roméo Dallaire Child Soldiers Initiative at Dalhousie, and Tanya Zayed, deputy director, were recently in Musanze, Rwanda; one hour northeast of Goma, Democratic ...  Read more

Posted Thu, 05/03/2012 - 11:57 in Politics

Lori Turnbull (centre) accepts the 2012 Donner Prize

Dalhousie political scientists take Donner Prize

Dalhousie political scientists have been awarded the prestigious Donner Prize for best public policy book in Canada. Democratizing the Constitution: Reforming Responsible Government looks at the i...  Read more

Posted Thu, 10/21/2010 - 13:56 in Politics

Roméo A. Dallaire: They Fight Like Soldiers, They Die Like Children Official Book Launch

Romeo Dallaire is a well known and award winning Canadian champion of human rights. He will be launching his book, They Fight Like Soldiers, They Die Like Children on October 26, 2010 at Dalhousie U...  Read more

Posted Tue, 05/11/2010 - 10:35 in Politics

Dalhousie professor wins Donner Prize

Dalhousie professor Brian Bow wins the Donner Prize for his book on Canada-U.S. relations, The Politics of Linkage: Power, Interdependence and Ideas in Canada-U.S. Relations,  Read more

Posted Mon, 03/22/2010 - 13:05 in Politics

Oil insecurity: why Eastern Canada’s energy use places the region at risk

Canada may be an oil rich nation, but Eastern Canada depends on international imports for the majority of its oil supplies. Larry Hughes, Dalhousie energy expert, believes that the changing dynamics...  Read more

Posted Mon, 03/22/2010 - 12:52 in Politics

Conformity kills? How social convention may lead to societal collapse

Biologist Hal Whitehead can usually be found sailing the seas tracking whales, but his new research offers compelling insights into human behavior. His mathematical model suggests that promoting ind...  Read more

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