Cancelled IHS Panel discussion: “Historians are from Venus, Social Scientists are from Mars: Cross-Disciplinary Approaches to the Study of Human Rights”
Thu, February 13, 2014 • 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM • GAR 4.100
Due to disruption of air travel of invited participants, this event has been canceled. Friday’s proceedings in the School of Law - CCJ building - will continue as planned -- see web site.
“Historians are from Venus, Social Scientists are from Mars: Cross-Disciplinary Approaches to the Study of Human Rights,” a panel discussion on cross-disciplinary approaches to the study of human rights featuring prominent scholars in the field.
- Manu Bhagavan , Professor of History; Chair of the Human Rights Program at the Roosevelt House Public Policy Institute, Hunter College CUNY
- Daniel M. Brinks, Associate Professor of Government; Co-Director, Rapoport Center for Human Rights and Justice, The University of Texas at Austin
- Samuel Moyn, James Bryce Professor of European Legal History, Columbia University
- Kiyoteru Tsutsui, Associate Professor of Sociology, University of Michigan
- Zachary Elkins, Associate Professor of Government; Fellow of H. Malcolm Macdonald Chair in Constitutional and Comparative Law, The University of Texas at Austin
- Seth Garfield, Associate Professor of History; Director, Institute for Historical Studies in the Department of History, The University of Texas at Austin
This panel is part of the conference:
"Human Rights Constitutionalism: Global Aspirations, Local Realities"
Free and open to all. No registration needed for this panel, however if you are attending the conference please register here.