On Tuesday 17 May, RESC received a visit from HE Varuzhan Nersesyan, Ambassador of the Republic of Armenia to the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. His Excellency gave a...Read more
Dr Elizabeth Teague, OBE SCR Member (from 2013)
Elizabeth Teague, who sadly passed away after a short illness, was an analyst on Russia and a very active member of the Russian and...Read more
'A hypnotic experience'
Anna Toropova’s exhibition on film psychotherapy opened this month at the Glenside Hospital Museum in Bristol. Bringing to life one of the world’s...Read more
SCR Member 2005-2016
We sadly note the death of Philip Hanson, a long-time College SCR member. Phil was an outstanding authority and one of the foremost Western scholars on the Soviet,...Read more
'In dealing with energy-exporting autocracies, Western countries must rebalance the relationship between economically based pragmatism and value-driven policies. Otherwise, democracies...Read more
'It is often imprudent to conflate influence with power in Russia. In the early Putin era, big business began to participate on a collective basis in policymaking with Russia's executive...Read more
'The Russian regime has a strong narrative of its own to explain the war as a response to Western aggression against the country’s "legitimate" (in the minds of the war’s proponents)...Read more
'The primary contribution of this paper is... to directly describe health-related quality of life in Russia, across a representative population, using the EQ-5D-3L instrument. In doing so...Read more
'Trump remained the Putin Excuse Corporation. Merkel continued to endorse the Nord Stream II gas pipeline. Johnson protected London’s laundromat of Russian dirty money.'
RESC Emeritus Professor Archie Brown's book The Human Factor will be published by OUP in paperback on Thursday 24 March.