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Dr Kevin Gillan - personal details

Contact details

Role: Lecturer in Sociology

Tel: 0161 306-6909

Location: Arthur Lewis Building-3.042
School of Social Sciences
The University of Manchester
Manchester
M13 9PL

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Biography

Kevin completed his PhD at the University of Sheffield, where he investigated a range of social movement groups contesting globalisation and war. The thesis explored the ways in which activists beliefs and activities are shaped by historical and ideological contexts. Kevin subsequently worked as a Research Assistant at City University (London) and published a book - Anti-War Activism: New Media and Protest in the Information Age - with Jenny Pickerill and Frank Webster. Kevin moved to the University of Manchester as Lecturer in Sociology in 2007.