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University launches educational film series based upon landmark legal cases
A team in the School of Society and Culture has launched a new film series dramatising some of the most foundational cases in the country's legal system
Film tells story of Plymouth Chief Constable who waged war on crime and immorality
An unsung Plymouth hero who as Chief Constable of the city’s police led a crusade against drunkenness, prostitution and gambling is being celebrated in a new film.
Events to explore looting of military shipwrecks and how to protect them
Two exhibitions and a public ‘witness seminar’ are to explore the threats facing the wrecks of military vessels as a result of illegal salvage and looting.
Annual festival to engage public in fascinating world of social science research
Members of the public are invited to a week of events showcasing the impact of social science research at the University of Plymouth.
From piracy to gender stereotyping: university invites people to engage with social science
Plymouth University news: Piracy and policing, gastronomy and gender stereotyping will be among the topics up for discussion during a week-long festival coordinated by the University of Plymouth this November
Festival events take social science research into community
Plymouth University news: The influence of individuals on climate change, the history of crime in Plymouth and the use of food as a lifestyle motivator for the homeless are some of the key topics being explored during the ESRC Festival of Social Science
Plymouth to play enhanced role in ESRC's Festival of Social Science
University of Plymouth news: The University has forged a partnership with the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) which will see it expanding its role in a major national festival taking place this autumn
Enhancing understanding of the law and justice system
Plymouth University News: People will get the chance to learn about life in prison and gain an insight into the workings of the law and criminal justice system thanks to Plymouth University