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UN Security Council Open Debate on the Protection of Civilians

Last week I watched the 18th “Open Debate on Protection of Civilians” in armed conflict at the UN Security council. This event takes place once a year and represents an important forum for member states, i.e. 774 more words

the copulation of practice and theory

Following on from a comment during Monday’s session when one of you expressed some anxiety about theory in relation to your practices, I thought you might enjoy this (it was recommended to me by Bob Whalley): 66 more words


Posthuman exploration of learning as an exercise in open scholarship

Posthuman exploration of learning in a pharmacology laboratory practical – consequences for academic development

 [This draft is being shared in the spirit of open scholarship. 7,254 more words

Higher Education

Producing Environments of Care

The current featured ANS article is titled “A Practice Theory Approach to Understanding the Interdependency of Nursing Practice and the Environment: Implications for Nurse-Led Care Delivery Models” by Miriam Bender, PhD, RN and Martha S. 928 more words

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ISA-Canada Program at CPSA 2015 (June 2-4)!

In a few months, ISA-Canada will hold its regional conference as part of the Canadian Political Science Association annual meeting at the University of Ottawa, my home university.  107 more words

Academic Life

In what sense is 'waiting for the bus' entangled in my professional practice and so a site for learning?

I am working on a small project that explores the potential for contemporary practice theories to support and possibly reframe academic development.  As part of this approach that views professional knowledge and learning as embedded in and distributed across a range of practices I am collecting images and sounds of my own practices that can be defined as professional.   58 more words

Academic Practice