Garret FitzGerald Autumn School - Seminars

 

Right and Wrong in Public Life

Chaired by Justice Frank Clarke, Supreme Court

Conscience in Public Life
Maeve Cooke | UCD School of Philosophy
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Judith Shklar on political theory and political obligation
Andreas Hess | UCD School of Sociology
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Financial Elites and the Social Sciences: The case for studying a 'new' minority
Marie Moran | UCD School of Social Policy, Social Work and Social Justice
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What Role for Critical Scholarship in the Social Sciences in Irish Public Debates?
Julien Mercille | UCD School of Geography
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Critical Analyses of Education and Research‌

Chaired by Joe Humphreys, Education Correspondent, Irish Times

"Spectacularly Exposed and Vulnerable" - How Irish Equality Legislation Subverts the Personal and Professional Security of Lesbian, Gay and Bisexual Teachers
Declan Fahie | UCD School of Education
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Academic Freedom and the role of the Critical Social Sciences in Ireland: commercialisation, class, gender and colonisation
Kathleen Lynch, Mariya Ivancheva, Margaret Crean | UCD Equality Studies Centre and Bernie Grummell | NUI Maynooth

Constructions that Fascinate: Ireland, Open Data, and the Data Imaginary
Kalpana Shankar | UCD School of Information and Communications Studies
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We need to talk about Kevin: Recent Archaeological Research at Glendalough
Conor McDermott, Matthew Seaver, Graeme Warren | UCD School of Archaeology

 

Integrating Social Science and Health Sciences to Improve Children's Lives

This panel is supported by UCD Centre for Childhood and Human Development

Chaired by Philip J. O'Connell, Director, UCD Geary Institute for Public Policy

Preparing for Life
Orla Doyle | UCD School of Economics, Geary Institute for Public Policy, and UCD Centre for Childhood and Human Development

Bridging The Gap: Inequalities in Children's Educational Outcomes in Ireland
David Madden | UCD School of Economics and Geary Institute for Public Policy
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My World Survey – an exploration of the risk and protective factors associated with anxiety and depression in Irish Adolescents
Barbara Dooley, Amanda Fitzgerald | UCD School of Psychology

Lifeways Cross-Generation Cohort Study
Cecily Kelleher | UCD School of Public Health, Physiotherapy and Population Science, UCD Geary Institute for Public Policy and UCD Centre for Childhood and Human Development


Can We Regulate Markets

Chaired by Isolde Goggin, Chair, Competition and Consumer Protection Commission

Getting the hierarchy right: The effects of law on environmental decision-making in Ireland
Suzanne Kingston, Geraldine Murphy | UCD Sutherland School of Law

Politics of regulating medical professions in Japan: policy change under sustained equilibrium
Naonori Kodate | UCD School of Social Policy, Social Work and Social Justice and Geary Institute for Public Policy

Network Impacts of Airline Mergers
Aisling Reynolds-Feighan | UCD School of Economics

Behavioural Economics for the Design of Commercial Law Legislation
Cliona Kelly | UCD Sutherland School of Law and James Davey | University of Southampton
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States and Markets in the Great Recession

This panel is supported by UCD Geary Institute for Public Policy and chaired by Orlaigh Quinn, Assistant Secretary, Department of Public Expenditure and Reform

The 'Squeezed Middle' in the Great Recession: A Comparative European Analysis of the Distribution of Economic Stress
Christopher T. Whelan | UCD School of Sociology and Geary Institute for Public Policy, Brian Nolan | University of Oxford and UCD Geary Institute for Public Policy, and Bertrand Maítre | ESRI
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This Little PIIGS Went to the Market: Ireland and Divergent Recovery in European Periphery
Samuel Brazys, Aidan Regan | UCD School of Politics and International Relations and UCD Geary Institute for Public Policy
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How did Immigrants Fare in the Irish Labour Market over the Great Recession?
Elish Kelly, Seamus McGuinness | ESRI, Philip J. O'Connell | UCD Geary Institute for Public Policy and Alberto González Pandiella, David Haugh | OECD

Tracking the State in a Liberal Economy: Empirical Indicators and Irish Experiences
Niamh Hardiman | UCD School of Politics and International Relations
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Exploring the Margins of Irish Society

Chaired by Emily Logan, Chief Commissioner, Irish Human Rights Commission

Participation, Experience and Empowerment of Traveller children and youth
Dympna Devine | UCD School of Education, UCD Geary Institute for Public Policy and UCD Centre for Childhood and Human Development and Deirdre McGillicuddy | UCD School of Education

'We Are Here Because You Were There': Excavating the Future Heritages of Shared Histories Through Creative Research Practices with Migrants in Ireland
Alice Feldman | UCD School of Sociology

Understanding Immigration and Social Change
Bryan Fanning | UCD School of Social Policy, Social Work and Social Justice
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Recent Books include:

Histories of the Irish Future

An intellectual history of Ireland and a history of Irish crises viewed through the eyes of 12 key writers: William Petty, William Molyneux, Edmund Burke, Thomas Malthus, Richard Whately, Friedrich Engels, John Mitchel, James Connolly, Hanna Sheehy Skeffington, Jeremiah Newman, Conor Cruise O'Brien and Fintan O'Toole.
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Other books by Bryan Fanning:

  • Immigration and Social Cohesion in the Republic of Ireland1 Mar 2011
  • Racism and Social Change in the Republic of Ireland: 2nd Edition
  • The Books That Define Ireland
  • Racism and Social Change in the Republic of Ireland
  • The Quest for Modern Ireland: The Battle of Ideas 1912-1986
  • Globalization, Migration and Social Transformation (Studies in Migration and Diaspora)
  • Sociology in Ireland: A Short History (Sociology Transformed)
  • New Guests of the Irish Nation
  • Evil, God, the Greater Good and Rights: The Philosophical Origins of Social Problems

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Vulnerable Childhood, Vulnerable Adulthood: Direct Provision as aftercare for separated children in Ireland
Muireann Ni Rathallaigh | UCD School of Social Policy, Social Work and Social Justice and UCD Geary Institute for Public Policy and Liam Thornton| UCD Sutherland School of Law


Social Sciences in Healthcare Policy and Practice

This panel is supported by UCD Working Group on Ethics, Government and Public Policy

Chaired by Graham Love, Chief Executive, Health Research Board

Medicine and society in Ireland – a relationship based on trust or regulation?
Gerard Bury | UCD School of Medicine

Innovation in Irish Health Policy: An empirical network study of Primary Health Care
Diane Payne | UCD School of Sociology and UCD Geary Institute for Public Policy

Prioritizing the voice of the older person in Care Planning Meetings
Sarah Donnelly | UCD School of Social Policy, Social Work and Social Justice

Health information in Ireland: a socio-technical analysis
Sarah Craig | Health Research Board
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Developing Recovery Capital in Substance Use Rehabilitation: Implications for Policy and Practice
Sarah Morton | UCD School of Social Policy, Social Work and Social Justice