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Information on research conducted as part of the WISERD Localities theme can be found below.

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The Global Countryside: Rural Change and Development in Globalization (Global-Rural)

This five year project aims to develop understanding of how globalization processes have an impact in reshaping rural economics, societies and culture, and how rural communities respond to these changes and challenges. Read more >>>

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Local Knowledge in Context programme

This suite of four qualitative fieldwork projects focused on detailed and ethnographic explorations of locality, place, and the articulation of local knowledges. Read more >>

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Knowing Localities research programme

This research programme used a range of methodological approaches to examine the imagined and material post-devolution experiences of stakeholders and communities across three localities in Wales. The main research programme produced six spin-off mini-projects.

 

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michael_woods_circle.pngProfessor Mike Woods discusses the Global-Rural research project.

 

 

WISERD Language, Culture and Identity Group

 This network looks to advance language research in Wales by brings together researchers and organisations working in this field. Read More >>

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Latest News
What does the future hold for languages in a post-Brexit UK?

20th September 2017

As the debates and scrutiny of the EU Withdrawal Bill continue, Aberystwyth University is hosting a conference tomorrow (21 September) on the implications of Brexit for language policy.

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Strong WISERD Presence at the National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) Annual Research Conference

8th September 2017

Work from WISERD’s Civil Society Research Programme featured prominently at the National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) Annual Conference in Nottingham, September 7-8. The WISERD stand (pictured) did brisk business with high levels of interest from conference-goers.

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