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NZPSA 2017: (Dis)ordering Politics: Exclusion, Resistance and Participation

The Department of Politics is pleased to be hosting the 2017 NZPSA Conference.

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Dr Carla Lam

The politics of reproduction

To celebrate the Department's 50th anniversary, staff share reflections on politics during the past 50 years.

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Similarities and differences to 1966 election

The department of politics at the University of Otago celebrates 50 years of teaching and research this year. This is the ninth in a series of reflections on politics during the past 50 years. This month, Janine Hayward and Chris Rudd look back at New Zealand politics in 1966.

NZPSA Conference

Wednesday, 29 November 2017

The Department of Politics is very pleased to be hosting the 2017 New Zealand Political Studies Association (NZPSA) Conference in Dunedin on 29 November - 1 December.

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Professor William Harris, Middle Eastern Studies

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Professor William Harris, Middle Eastern Studies

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