News - RSS Department of Politics and International Relations, University of Oxford / test date test date 1 Ben Ansell elected to the British Academy Ben Ansell, Professor of Comparative Democratic Institutions, has been elected as Fellow of the British Academy, in recognition of his work in the field of comparative political economics, specifically the politics of... /news/ben-ansell-elected-as-a-fellow-of-the-british-academy.html 16676 July 20 2018 The Threat to Democracy from the Centre It is not the far left or the far right which is least supportive of democracy, argues DPIR alumnus David Adler in the New York Times. /news/the-threat-to-democracy-from-the-centre.html 16660 June 20 2018 The end of the Cold War to today's dangerous tensions with Russia Professor Archie Brown reviews Michael McFaul's political memoir,' From Cold War to Hot Peace' for the Washington Post on how US-Russia relations have descended into mutual distrust. /news/the-end-of-the-cold-war-to-todays-dangerous-tensions-with-russia.html 16667 June 20 2018