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Centre for War Studies

Conducting research on war and strategy, taking a theoretical and historical approach to inform the contemporary and future practice of these activities.

The Challenge

To understand the nature of war and strategy, and provide guidance on best practice in these critical socio-political activities through the publication and promotion of research.

The Approach

The Centre for War Studies conducts research on war and strategy, taking a theoretical and historical approach to help inform the contemporary and future practice of these critical socio-political activities.

The Impact

Centre for War Studies staff provide guidance and advice to the military and security services and those responsible for defence and security policy by:

  • Organising and undertaking research and learning projects relating to the discipline.
  • Publication and dissemination of research
  • Public policy engagement
  • Facilitating greater public and student learning and engagement in matters pertaining to war and strategy through public guest lectures with leading academics and professionals.
  • Providing and exchanging knowledge and information on matters of war and security to the public through media.
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Aims

  • To enhance understanding on the nature of war and strategy through Centre events and publications
  • To provide guidance on best practice in war and strategy to professional stakeholders
  • Support undergraduate and graduate study and research in war and strategy
  • Establish and develop an international network of fellows

Projects

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War Studies Seminar Series

We regularly host seminars. Watch our most recent online now:

Winning: An Application of Cybernetics to the Design of C2 as Performance Management

Politics Research Seminar: 'Contested Space and Space Policy – challenges and opportunities

Past speakers have included:

  • Polly Low
  • Antoine Bousquet
  • Viktorya Fedorchak
  • Peter Dudley
  • James Cook
  • Malcolm Davis

View all of our previous public seminars here

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