The World in Turmoil: Post-truths, Democracy, Justice and Critical thinking in 2017

Challenges for progressive scholarship in 2017 and beyond

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Time: Tuesday, 06 December 2016 11:30-13:00
Place: PRIO, Hausmanns gate 3, Oslo

The World in Turmoil: Post-truths, Democracy, Justice and Critical thinking in 2017

​​​​Syria is dying, the International Criminal Court is collapsing and the era of Brexit and Trump-ism is looming​: What is our proper role as researchers in the public debate?​​ This roundtable, co-hosted by PRIO and the Institute for Criminology and Sociology of Law, will take stock of the past year in international politics and contemplate the key challenges for progressive scholarship in 2017.  Presentations will be given by Mark Salter, University of Ottawa and editor of Security Dialogue​Kjersti Lohne​, ​University of Oslo; Simon Reid-Henry,​ Queen Mary, University of London and PRIO; and Kristin Bergtora Sandvik​; University of Oslo and PRIO 

Chair: Maria Gabrielsen Jumbert , PRIO

A light lunch will be served, please register for attendance.

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