Vital Discussions of Human Security
Lecture Series Co-Sponsored by University College Health Studies Programme, Canadian Pugwash Group, Science for Peace, and Voice of Women for Peace
Thursdays, 4-6 pm, Rm. 179 University College, U.Toronto. All welcome. No charge
12 Jan 2012 The Effects of Militarism on a Fragile Planet: Health, Peace and the Environment with clips from “Poison Dust” on DU.
Dorothy Goldin Rosenberg, Education and Film Consultant, Ontario Institute for Studies in Education
19 Jan 2012 Modernizing Islam
Farzana Hassan, Toronto-based Writer, Past Chairperson, Canadian Muslim Congress
26 Jan 2012 Democracy and the Decline of Great Powers
Vsevolod Gunitskiy, Assistant Professor of Political Science, University of Toronto
2 Feb 2012 If Canada and Mexico are so Necessary for US Security, Why are they so Impotent when Facing Washington’s Border Security Demands?
Stephen Clarkson, Professor of Political Science, University of Toronto
9 Feb 2012 Putin and the Stalinist Legacy
Robert E. Johnson, Professor of History, University of Toronto
16 Feb 2012 Entrenched Male-domination, Altered Sex-ratios and Women’s Well(ill)-being: The case of India
Aysan Sev’er, Professor of Sociology, University of Toronto
1 Mar 2012 Corporate Law: What Has Sustainable Development Got to Do with It?
Gail Henderson, SJD Candidate, Faculty of Law, University of Toronto
8 Mar 2012 The Traffic in Nannies: The Exploitation of Female Labor?
Susan McClelland, Toronto-based Investigative Journalist
15 Mar 2012 The Culture War in Iran
Mohamad Tavakoli, Professor of History, Historical Studies, and Near and Middle Eastern Civilizations, University of Toronto
22 Mar 2012 The Geopolitics of War in Afghanistan, Chechnya and Kosovo
Valerie Zawilski, Associate Professor of Sociology, Kings University College, U. of Western Ontario
29 Mar 2012 Nonviolence in a Global World
Ramin Jahanbegloo, Professor of Political Science, University of Toronto
5 Apr 2012 Should We Be Afraid?Real and Imagined Security Threats 10 years after 9/11
Mark Sedra, Senior Fellow, Centre for International Governance Innovation and U. of Waterloo
12 Apr 2012 Russia and the West After the Cold War
Sergei Plekhanov, Associate Professor of Political Science, York University