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Hanna Kienzler – Mental health system reform in the occupied Palestinian Territory

Hanna Kienzler – Mental health system reform in the occupied Palestinian Territory

London Events

11 April 2017 18:00 to 21:00

British Academy, 10 Carlton House Terrace, London
SW1Y 5AH

Mental health system reforms in development contexts are carried out worldwide through complex international collaborations that claim to follow evidence-based standards, based on the presumption that only through a systemic approach can appropriate mental health care and psychosocial support be provided to populations. In this talk, Dr Kienzler will question this line of argument by highlighting the impact of concrete political constellations, development agendas, local and global socioeconomic…

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Book Launch and Lecture: Crusader Landscapes in the Medieval Levant

Book Launch and Lecture: Crusader Landscapes in the Medieval Levant

British Institute Amman events

17 April 2017 18:00 to 20:00

The Jordan Museum
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The Council for British Research in the Levant In partnership with the Jordan Museum  Presents a public lecture: Settlement in the Petra Region during the Crusader Period By Dr Micaela Sinibaldi CBRL Fellow  To Launch the Book: Crusader Landscapes in the Medieval Levant: The Archaeology and History of the Latin East Monday, April 17th at 6 p.m. at The Jordan Museum ---------------------------- About the lecture    It is well documented by…

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Philip Mansel – 'Was Aleppo a Levantine City?'

Philip Mansel – 'Was Aleppo a Levantine City?'

London Events

18 April 2017 18:00 to 21:00

British Academy
SW1Y 5AH

(This lecture is to commemorate the life and work of archaeologist Crystal Bennett, founder of the British Institute in Amman)  Lying between the desert and the Mediterranean, the mountains of Anatolia and the banks of the Euphrates, Aleppo has always been a melting pot of religions, cultures and societies, known first and foremost for being a hub of trading. From the 16th century after its conquest by the Ottoman Empire through to the French Mandate of the early 20th century, Aleppo…

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Hugh Kennedy - 'Polis to Medina Revisited: urban change in the Levant between Antiquity and Islam

London Events

09 May 2017 18:00 to 20:30

British Academy, 10 Carlton House Terrace, London
SW1Y 5AH

This is the final lecture of our 2016/17 Lecture Series, 'People, Power & Place in the Levant.' More details to follow soon.

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