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politics

What to Eat: Science v. Politics

Distinguished Women in Science Lecture
Thursday, March 1, 2012
5:30 PM
Sulzberger Parlor, 3rd Floor Barnard Hall

Join Marion Nestle, Distinguished Women in Science lecturer, for a discussion of the science and politics behind what we eat.

Prof. Severine Autesserre awarded Grawemeyer Award for Ideas Improving World Order

Professor Autesserre, political science, is honored for ideas set forth in her book, The Trouble with the Congo: Local Violence and the Failure of International Peacebuilding.

Up For Interpretation

A Conversation with Quentin Skinner and Christopher Ricks
Friday, November 18, 2011
4:15 PM
James Room, 4th Floor Barnard Hall

What’s on Your Plate? The History and Politics of Food

A panel discussion with Hilary Callahan, Kim F. Hall, Deborah Valenze, and Paige West
Tuesday, November 1, 2011
6:30 PM
James Room, 4th Floor Barnard Hall

Join us for an interdisciplinary conversation exploring how food shapes culture and politics.

SNEAK PREVIEW: Faculty panelists offer insights from their research.

Chomsky

America and Israel-Palestine: War & Peace
Monday, October 17, 2011
6 PM
LeFrak Gymnasium, first floor Barnard Hall

Scholar and activist Noam Chomsky considers discusses the causes and consequences of American foreign policy in Israel-Palestine.

Prof. Sheri Berman reviews book on conservative ideology

In The New York Times Sunday Book Review, political science professor Sheri Berman reviews The Reactionary Mind: Conservatism From Edmund Burke to Sarah Palin.

Prof. Alexander Cooley weighs in on "welfare for dictators."

In Newsweek, political science professor discusses “how Pentagon billions are flowing to the strongmen in the Middle East.”