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  • 09-brasseur-lecture-uio-photo-tron-trondal Threats to democracy Sep 17, 2014 03:47 PM

    The biggest threat to democracy today is intolerance and xenophobia, Anne Brasseur warned. The President of the Council of Europe's Parliamentary Assembly discussed current conflicts in Europe in her ARENA lecture.

  • research-track-200 New specialisation: Central and Eastern European Studies: Research Track Sep 3, 2014 01:29 PM

    A new postgraduate research track in Central and Eastern European Studies is established at the Jagiellonian University in Kraków with the cooperation of ARENA. The MA programme is now open for admission with deadline 17 September 2014.

  • habermas-holbergprisen-200 Habermas and Eriksen on democracy in Europe Aug 27, 2014 11:49 AM

    Jürgen Habermas will hold the Holberg Lecture ’Democracy in Europe’ at the University of Stavanger on 11 September 2014. Erik O. Eriksen has been invited to comment on his work and engage in a debate with one of the great thinkers of our time.

Events

  • christensen-200 ARENA Tuesday Seminar: Johan Christensen Nov 25, 2014 01:15 PM

    Johan Christensen from Stanford University will present the paper 'Recruitment and expertise in the European Commission' at the ARENA Tuesday Seminar on 25 November 2014.

  • thorhallson-flickr-200 ARENA Tuesday Seminar: Baldur Thórhallsson Dec 2, 2014 01:15 PM

    On 2 December 2014, Baldur Thórhallsson from the University of Iceland will present his paper entitled 'Are Icelanders not good Europeans? The reluctance of the Icelandic political elite to take full part in the European project'.

In the media

  • Nordmenn er annenrangs borgere Nov 11, 2014 01:41 PM

    – Norges befolkning er i ferd med å bli annenrangs i Europa, sier Erik Oddvar Eriksen. ABC Nyheter rapporterer fra grunnlovskonferansen på Blindern 4. november.

  • Demokratisk selvskading Nov 11, 2014 01:41 PM

    Novembergrunnloven av 1814 førte Norge inn i union med Sverige. Men unionen var utovervendt, og betydde i realiteten ikke å mye. Forholdet dagens Norge har til EU har derimot en rekke innenrikspolitiske konsekvenser, skriver Erik Oddvar Eriksen i en kronikk i VG.

  • Mer selvstyre for Skottland Sep 19, 2014 12:12 PM

    Verken Storbritannia eller Skottland blir det samme etter folkeavstemningen, sier Erik Oddvar Eriksen til E24.no mens stemmeavgivningen pågikk torsdag kveld.