A research area within The School of Languages, Cultures and Societies

Conflict research group

Conflict research

Our research

Our researchers are engaged in innovative and interdisciplinary research on the theme of conflict; exploring how social, political and cultural conflicts shape the boundaries of belonging and identity within a range of different national contexts.

We focus on the history and historical legacies of conflict, as well as on emerging conflicts within today’s turbulent and globally integrated societies.

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Researchers in conversation.

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Academics and Postgraduate researchers in conversation.

Our research is often collaborative and has an international impact. Explore the outcomes of our past and present research projects associated with Conflict.