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Our research groups and centres are a communications catalyst for activity of hundreds of academic staff members. The groups and centres encourage exploration, enquiry and collaboration between staff and students. More than 70 research groups and centres work across the nine Academic Schools with an aim to shape lives and society.

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Centre for Conflict, Rights and Justice

The mission of the Centre is to pursue and encourage innovative scholarship in the fields of in criminal law, criminal justice, international humanitarian law, human rights, conflict resolution and post-conflict justice.

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Lace Heritage

The group has built a strong team of experts in Lace History and Contemporary Creative Practice able to deliver innovative cross-disciplinary research, which informs design education and teaching locally, nationally and internationally.

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Young people and politics in Britain

This project examines why young people appear to be increasingly disillusioned with politics in Britain. It is based on a national survey of over a thousand British 18 year olds conducted in 2011, as well as the findings from fourteen focus groups.

Raymond Williams Archive

The Raymond Williams Archive at NTU is of unique value.