University of Strathclyde | Department of Government

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Type of entity

Corporate body

Authorized form of name

University of Strathclyde | Department of Government

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Description area

Dates of existence

1989 -

History

The Department of Government had its origins in the Department of Politics, which was established in 1965. In 1989, the Department of Politics was restructured and expanded to include both a Sociology and a Politics division; the new grouping becoming known as the Department of Government. In August 2004, the Division of Sociology merged with the Department of Geography to form a new Department of Geography and Sociology.

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Relationships area

Related entity

University of Strathclyde (1964 to date)

Identifier of the related entity

C0047

Category of the relationship

hierarchical

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Description of relationship

Related entity

University of Strathclyde | Department of Politics (1965 - 1989)

Identifier of the related entity

C0324

Category of the relationship

temporal

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Description of relationship

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University of Strathclyde | Department of Sociology (1967 -)

Identifier of the related entity

C0333

Category of the relationship

temporal

Dates of the relationship

Description of relationship

The Department of Sociology became the Division of Sociology in the Department of Government.

Related entity

University of Strathclyde | Department of Geography (1964 - 2004)

Identifier of the related entity

C0312

Category of the relationship

associative

Dates of the relationship

2004

Description of relationship

In 2004, the Division of Sociology in the Department of Government merged with the Department of Geography to form a new Department of Geography and Sociology.

Control area

Authority record identifier

C0345

Institution identifier

GB 249

Rules and/or conventions used

ISAAR(CPF): International Standard Archival Authority Record for Corporate Bodies, Persons and Families, International Council on Archives (2nd edition, 2003); Rules for the construction of personal, place and corporate names, National Council on Archives (1997).

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Created by Kimberly Sommerville, November 2011.

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