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  • ethical-issues New webinar series - Researching the far right: method and ethics Sep. 16, 2020 2:44 PM
    C-REX (University of Oslo) and PERIL (American University) are co-organizing a new webinar series called 'Researching the far right: methods and ethics'.
  • routledge-logo Call for Book proposals - Routledge Studies in Fascism and the Far Right Sep. 16, 2020 10:00 AM

    Book Series Edited by Nigel Copsey (University of Teesside) and Graham Macklin (Centre for Research on Extremism, University of Oslo).

  • regjeringsbygget_22_7_2011 Updated RTV dataset and new RTV Trend Report Sep. 3, 2020 11:37 AM

    We are pleased to announce the official release by C-REX of an updated version of the RTV dataset, documenting right-wing terrorism and violence in Western Europe 1990-2019.

  • blm-munnbind-full Why Some are Racists Aug. 4, 2020 10:04 AM

    Despite increased information and knowledge, racism is still alive and kicking around the world. New research suggests racism could be a genetic trait.

  • foto---orban_ Global viruses: Promoting old hatreds July 9, 2020 1:06 PM

    Cathrine Thorleifsson, who is conducting research on the far right at the Centre for Research on Extremism (C-REX) believes that old hatreds could resurface during the coronavirus pandemic.

  • islahuapiport660px Researching Hope June 23, 2020 8:50 AM

    Martine Greek wanted to find out how neoliberalism is succeeding in making people believe in a better future. After conducting twelve months of field work on an inland island in Chile, she is now defending her thesis about hope, poverty and government-subsidised solar panels.

  • michel-leyen-corona-2 Covid-19, the EU and geopolitics June 11, 2020 11:14 AM

    Helene Sjursen participated in a NORTIA roundtable on Covid-19, the EU and geopolitics.

  • verden-med-virus-eu-970 The world with viruses: Strengthening European cooperation June 8, 2020 2:25 PM

    'The EU has done exactly as expected: very little', says ARENA researcher Jarle Trondal, and explains why the EU has not reacted more quickly to Covid-19, and how European cooperation is nevertheless likely to become stronger as a result of this crisis.

  • parkbildex660 The World With Viruses: Affects quality of life Apr. 28, 2020 3:40 PM

    "The quality of life in Norway is already unequally distributed. And the marginalized groups are going to increase in the wake of the Corona pandemic," says Ragnhild Bang Nes. She has conducted research into what makes us happy.

  • wuhan-660 The World With Viruses: Challenging interactions between animals and humans Apr. 20, 2020 11:27 AM

    “If we want to prevent the recurrence of a similar crisis, we need to be asking more systematic questions about how we are handling, using and looking after animals,” says Tone Druglitrø, who has been conducting research on the role of animals in medicine, culture and politics.

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