ARENA PhD course: A differentiated Europe and its implications
Feb. 26, 2021 1:53 PM
Differentiation is key to understanding the internal workings and external relations of the EU. This spring, ARENA will offer PhD students access to frontier research on all EU relevant aspects of differentiation.
Application deadline: 13 April 2021
New article and blog post: 'Different actors in the anti-Islamic movement'
Feb. 25, 2021 2:53 PM
C-REX scholar Katrine Fangen is Professor of Social Sciences in the Department of Sociology and Human Geography. In this article on the Ideology Theory Practice blog, she summarizes key findings of her previous work on anti-Islamic actors, ranging from social media groups and social movement organisations to political parties and individual politicians.
Why Do Anthropologists Need Programming?
Feb. 5, 2021 2:18 PM
Anthropology students at the Department of Social Anthropology learn coding: "Knowledge of what makes us human is a prerequisite for the development of new technology".
- Special issue on Gender and Far right Feb. 4, 2021 8:46 PM
Left and right-brain age differently – linked to Alzheimer’s Disease
Feb. 4, 2021 1:11 PM
Parts of the brain decline faster from age 30, researchers at the University of Oslo find. These brain changes are accelerated in people with Alzheimer’s disease.
TiGRE Webinars: Trust & Regulatory Governance in an Age of Crisis
Jan. 20, 2021 3:12 PM
The TiGRE project is organizing a series of research seminars to the scholarly community and the general public.
Congratulations, Dr. Hesstvedt!
Jan. 20, 2021 8:21 AM
ARENA's Stine Hesstvedt has successfully defended her PhD thesis The Politics of Expert Advice: A study of governments’ use of policy advisory commissions in Norway, 1972-2018.
The 2021 far right storming of the United States Capitol
Jan. 14, 2021 8:33 PM
On January 6, 2021, a mob of far-right protesters broke through the weak police cordon and illegally entered the US Capitol. Here's an overview of analyses of the attack by C-REX scholars and members of our advisory board.
- Special issue: Restraint in Terrorist Groups and Radical Milieus Jan. 4, 2021 8:29 PM
New C-REX compendium: Knowing what's (far) right
Jan. 4, 2021 8:10 PM
New compendium with concise, but solid and research-based, answers by C-REX scholars to important questions in the study of the far right.