Colloquium: Global Rights, Democracy, and Governance

Event Date: 

Friday, October 2, 2015 -
9:30am to 12:30pm

Event Location: 

  • McCune Conference Room (6020 HSSB)

Event Price: 

free and open to the public

  • Colloquim

Global Rights, Democracy, and Governance

Chair:  Alison Brysk, UCSB Department of Global & International Studies

PRESENTERS

Lothar Brock, "Protecting People from Mass Atrocities: Basic Dilemmas of the Responsibility to Protect"

Georg Sorensen, "The Liberal World Order in Crisis: Gridlock and Piecemeal Governance"

Hans-Henrik Holm and Michael Stohl, "Whose Globe, Whose Order: Bullets, Bucks, Bits, Buddies, Ballots, and Beliefs"

Hans Schattle, "Toward a Balance of Responsibility in Global Politics:  Ideas, Individuals and Institutions"

Jan Aart Scholte, "Beyond Universalism and Particularism: A Transculturalist Global Politics"

Discussant: Bridget Coggins, UCSB Department of Political Science

Lothar Brock is Research Fellow at the Peace Research Institute, Frankfurt, Germany

Hans-Henrik Holm is Professor of International Relations at the Danish School of Media and Journalism, Arhus, Denmark

Georg Sorensen is Professor of International Politics and Economics at Arhus University, Denmark

Michael Stohl is Professor of Communication, Political Science and Global Studies and Director of the Orfalea Center for Global and International Studies at UCSB

Hans Schattle is Professor of Political Science, Yonsei University, South Korea

Jan Aart Scholte, Faculty Chair in Peace and Development at the School of Global Studies, Gothenburg University, Sweden, and Professor of Politics and International Studies at the University of Warwick

co-sponsored by the Mellichamp Chairs of Global Dynamics, and the Orfalea Center for Global & International Studies at UCSB