The Centre for interdisciplinary research on citizenship and minorities (CIRCEM) is one of the major research center of the University of Ottawa and the faculty of social sciences. As a research center, CIRCEM aims to be a place of convergence for researchers - national and international - preoccupied by questions of community and pluralism. Through its research projects and numerous events, the center and its directors manage to engage in discussion many graduate students and professors from different perspectives, creating an ideal space for both production and animation of francophone intellectual life. Please visit our webpage for more information on our activities.
This research axis will focus on the more substantial aspects of political modernity using a real multidisciplinary approach including both political theory and socio-anthropological perspectives.