Human Rights

  • Founded
    1978
  • Seminar Number
    561

This seminar addresses various human rights issues at monthly meetings, sometimes by designating a theme to be followed during the entire academic year. The topics cover international and domestic areas of concern, and reflect problems of both conceptualization and application. Emphasis is also placed on dialogue between advocates of western and non-western ideas and practices.


Co-Chairs
George J. Andreopoulos
chrights@jjay.cuny.edu

Yasmine Ergas
ye36@columbia.edu

Rapporteur
Anna Fischer
arf2147@columbia.edu


Meeting dates and locations are subject to change. Please confirm details with the seminar rapporteur.

Welcome

Meetings

10/03/2016 Faculty House, Columbia University
7:30 PM

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11/14/2016 Faculty House, Columbia University
7:30 PM

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12/05/2016 Faculty House, Columbia University
7:30 PM

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02/06/2017 Faculty House, Columbia University
7:30 PM
The Right to be Wrong: Academic Freedom, Social Science and Public Policy in the Arab World
Lisa Anderson, Columbia University




03/06/2017 Faculty House, Columbia University
7:30 PM

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04/03/2017 Faculty House, Columbia University
7:30 PM

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