Master's degree programmes offered in English
Find reading lists, lecture times and notes from all courses from the department.
Weak societal institutions lead to more social violence, and new democracies are especially vulnerable, according to Kristian Hoelscher`s recent PhD degree. Some places, however, are able to reverse this trend.
Smoking used to be cool. Today it is a pastime for kids with problems.
Lack of energy not only harms businesses in Nepal, but also contributes to new class divides, pollution and migration to richer countries.
The ongoing and violent clashes between Hindus and Muslims in India are often explained by religion. However, economy could provide a better explanation.
Subprime loans and restrictions on the housing market were important drivers of the U.S. housing bubble, according to new research.
The responsibility for kitchen hygiene has been delegated to ready meals and kitchen equipment.
- Since it is we human beings and society that has created the climate problem, it is also we who hold the solution, says Karen O'Brien, one of the lead authors of the IPCC's next report.
What are the side effects of extracting oil in the Canadian tar sands areas?
What makes a patient drop out from addiction treatment? It turns out scientists have been looking for the answer in the wrong place.
Tensions are high in Subic Bay in the Philippines. The costs of Labour are among the lowest in Southeast Asia – something foreign investors have come to exploit.