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Professor Anwar Shaikh's Capitalism Book Launch Event

Professor Anwar Shaikh's Capitalism Book Launch... Friday, February 12, 2016 5:30 pm

“Capitalism: Competition, Conflict and Crisis” is a new treatise on modern capitalist economies by Anwar Shaikh, Professor and Chair of the Economics...

Wolff Conference Room, Albert and Vera List Academic Center  

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Shifting Social Contracts: Urbanization and Social Policy: Prospects for Social Citizenship in China

Shifting Social Contracts: Urbanization and... Tuesday, February 9, 2016 6:00 pm

Discussions of China’s demographic transformation often ignore an equally significant and transformative process: China is urbanizing rapidly at the same...

Wolff Conference Room, Albert and Vera List Academic Center  

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NSSR Philosophy Thursday Night Workshop Series: Steve G. Lofts

NSSR Philosophy Thursday Night Workshop Series:... Thursday, February 11, 2016 6:00 pm

Steve G. Lofts (Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies, King’s University College at the University of Western Ontario), presents: Toward a...

Wolff Conference Room, Albert and Vera List Academic Center, D1103  

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NSSR Sociology Lecture Series: Michael Walzer

NSSR Sociology Lecture Series: Michael Walzer Monday, February 22, 2016 6:00 pm

Michael Walzer is NSSR Sociology's second speaker of the semester with his talk entitled, "Secular Revolutions and Religious Counter-revolutions." As a...

Wolff Conference Room, Albert and Vera List Academic Center, 1103  

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Politics Talk: Artemy Magun, "Spinoza or Leibniz? Early Modern Theories of Constituent Power and Contemporary Democracy."

Politics Talk: Artemy Magun, "Spinoza or... Tuesday, February 23, 2016 6:00 pm

In recent decades, left/anarchist political theory has presented Benedict Spinoza, known in his time more as a maverick materialist and atheist, as a...

Wolff Conference Room, Albert and Vera List Academic Center  

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Anthropology Lecture - Derek Gregory

Anthropology Lecture - Derek Gregory Wednesday, February 24, 2016 6:00 pm

Derek Gregory, Peter Wall Distinguished Professor at the University of British Columbia will present a lecture entitled: "Angry Eyes: The God Trick and...

Wolff Conference Room, Albert and Vera List Academic Center, 1103  

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NSSR Philosophy Thursday Night Workshop Series: Robin Celikates

NSSR Philosophy Thursday Night Workshop Series:... Thursday, February 25, 2016 6:00 pm

Robin Celikates (Humanities Department, Philosophy and Public Affairs Group, University of Amsterdam), will give a lecture titled: "Epistemic Injustice,...

Wolff Conference Room, Albert and Vera List Academic Center, D1103  

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Politics Speaker: Azia Rana, "The Rise of the Constitution"

Politics Speaker: Azia Rana, "The Rise of... Tuesday, March 1, 2016 6:00 pm

Aziz Rana explores how the Federal Constitution became a site of near unanimous public support in American life. He argues that the dominance and...

Wolff Conference Room, Albert and Vera List Academic Center  

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Anthropology Lecture - James Faubion

Anthropology Lecture - James Faubion Wednesday, March 2, 2016 6:00 pm

James Faubion, Professor and Chair of Anthropology at Rice University will present a lecture entitled: "Parabiopolitics: It Isn't in the...

Wolff Conference Room, Albert and Vera List Academic Center, 1103  

General Public

NSSR Philosophy Thursday Night Workshop Series: Peter Gordon

NSSR Philosophy Thursday Night Workshop Series:... Thursday, March 3, 2016 6:00 pm

Peter Gordon (Philosophy Department, Harvard University), Secularization, Genealogy, and the Legitimacy of the Modern Age: Reflections on the Fiftieth...

Wolff Conference Room, Albert and Vera List Academic Center, D1103  

General Public