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  • Lecture on EU Police Missions

    On the 29th of November Isabelle Maras gave a lecture on "The EU Police Missions: The 'European Way' to Address Policing Issues in a Post-Conflict Context" to American students enrolled in the…

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  • A Balance of Fear: Asymmetric Threats and Tit-for-Tat Strategies in Gaza

    Margret Johannsen

    A Balance of Fear: Asymmetric Threats and Tit-for-Tat Strategies in Gaza, in: Journal of Palestine Studies, Jg. 41, Nr. 1 (Autumn 2011), S. 45-56.



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  • Cooperation with East China Normal University (ECNU), Shanghai

    In the framework of a cooperation agreement between the Faculty for Economics and Social Science of the University of Hamburg Michael Brzoska gave lectures at the Center for European Studies at ECNU.…

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  • Roundtable on confidence-building measures for tactical nuclear weapons

    On 16-17 November, IFSH together with the Arms Control Association and the British American Security Information Council organized an international roundtable on „Improving transparency on tactical…

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  • The `Dark´ Side of Normative Argumentation in Counterterrorism

    Fromthe 18th to the 19th of November 2011, the Centre for European Peace and Security Studies (ZEUS) at the[nbsp] Institute for Peace Research and Security Policy at the University of Hamburg hosted…

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  • "Global Zero: Perhaps not in my Lifetime"

    The program proclaimed by Barack Obama in Prague in 2009 to free the world of nuclear weapons has met with resistance. Although the danger of international proliferation and hence an erosion of the…

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  • Presentation at PRIF-Conference on Global Crime Governance

    Patricia Schneider took part in a conference organized by PRIF and the cluster of excellence “Normative Orders” at the Goethe University Frankfurt/Main from November 4-5, 2011. She presented the topic…

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  • American Student Group visits IFSH

    Patricia Schneider presented the IFSH to an American student group from the Lüneburg Program of the University Studies Abroad Consortium. The visit took place on the 8th of November 2011 within the…

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  • Combating Piracy Week, London

    Kerstin Petretto represented the IFSH and the PiraT-project at the Combating Piracy Week in London, organized by Hanson and Wade from 18.-20. October 2011 in London. The conference brought together…

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  • Conference on Piracy at Sea in Malmo

    Patricia Schneider represented the IFSH and the PiraT-project at the International Conference on Piracy at Sea (“ICOPAS 2011”) conducted by the World Maritime University together with the…

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