This site uses cookies.
Learn more.

×

This website uses cookies. Some of the cookies we use are essential for parts of the website to operate while others offer you a better browsing experience. You give us your permission to use cookies, by continuing to use our website after you have received the cookie notification. To find out more about cookies on this website and how to change your cookie settings, see our Privacy policy and Terms of Use.

Anthropologists and Today's War Machine: Ethics, Human Rights and the Global War on Terror

FREE

for Members

Anthropologists and Today's War Machine: Ethics, Human Rights and the Global War on Terror

Monday, March 31, 2008

Columbia University, Schermerhorn Extension

Presented By

Presented by Anthropology Section

 

 

Explore the general context of transformation of practices related to war, human rights, and ethics—and how these concerns challenge anthropologists. What does the military want from anthropologists and what does that signify for our discipline?

Speakers:  Scott Horton, Human Rights First, Project on Accountability for Private Military Contractors; Brian Ferguson, Rutgers - Newark