Fall 2013

(All events take place from 4:30pm-6:00pm in 119 O'Shaughnessy Hall unless otherwise noted)


Wednesday, September 4, 2013
Prof. Ron Hassner, University of California Berkeley
"Religion on the Battlefield: Religious Practice and Modern Interstate War"


Wednesday, September 18, 2013
Prof. Amitava Dutt, University of Notre Dame
"North-South Uneven Development, Convergence and Global Power"


Wednesday, October 2, 2013
Prof. Michelle Murray, Bard College
"The Roots of Revisionism: Recognition and the Security Dilemma in World Politics" 


Wednesday, October 16, 2013
Prof. Jonathan Caverley, Northwestern University
"Increasing Competition in Asia's Arms Market and Why it Matters for International Politics"


Tuesday, October 29, 2013
Prof. David Cortright and Prof. Sebastian Rosato
"A Nuclear Exchange"
7:30pm, Geddes Hall Auditorium


Wednesday, October 30, 2013
Prof. Adria Lawrence, Yale University
"Participation and Non-Participation in the Arab Spring Protests"
Decio 131


Friday, November 1, 2013
Gen. John Keane
"America's Global Security Challenges"
Co-Sponsored with the Jack Kelly/Gail Weiss Speaker Series
2pm, Jordan Hall Digital Visualization Theater


Wednesday, November 13, 2013
Prof. Michael Desch, University of Notre Dame
"The Cult of the Irrelevant and the Marginalization of Security Studies: A Case Study of the Impact of Academic Professionalization Upon Political Science"


Wednesday, December 4, 2013
Charles Fagan, University of Notre Dame
"Smothering the Baby in the Cradle: Reacting to the Rise of New Great Powers"