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The Callaghan Centre for the Study of Conflict, Power, Empire was established in 2002, and relaunched in 2009 with a broadened remit.  It is one of two flagship Research Centres of the College of Arts and Humanities. The Callaghan Centre regroups a large number of scholars and postgraduate students with research expertise in the areas of conflict, power and empire.

The Callaghan Centre produces world-class research, manages major Research Council funded projects, and promotes collaboration between scholars, policy-makers and cultural providers.

Director:  Professor Michael Sheehan, Department of Political and Cultural Studies
Deputy Director:  Dr Stephen McVeigh, Department of Political and Cultural Studies

Human Rights in Southeast Asia: One Day Conference

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On Friday 21 March, Swansea University hosted a conference entitled Beyond Cultural Relativism: The Evolving Human Rights Mechanism of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) in Context.  Click here for the conference report >>>