Security Studies Program Seminars - Fall 2014
Pye Room, E40-496 : 12:00-1:30p.m.
September 10: NORA BENSAHEL, Center for a New American Security
"Iraq, Syria, and the Role of the U.S. Military"
September 17 : VIJAY SHANKAR, Vice Admiral of Indian Armed Forces
"A Covenant sans Sword"
September 24: SHAI FELDMAN, Brandeis University
"The IDF’s Doctrine and Force Structure: The Effects of the Gaza War"
October 1: TIMOTHY CRAWFORD, Boston College
"Alignment Counterfactuals in the First World War"
October 8: PAUL STANILAND, University of Chicago
"Governing Coercion: Armed Politics and the State in South Asia"
October 15: DAVID HOLLOWAY, Stanford University
"Military strategy and nuclear deterrence in US-Soviet relations, 1961-1972: a reassessment"
October 22: ANGELA KANE, UN High Representative for Disarmament Affairs
"The United Nations and Disarmament: Old Problems, New Opportunities, and Challenges Ahead"
October 29: DALE COPELAND, University of Virginia
"Economic Interdependence and War"
November 5: ANA ARJONA, Northwestern University
"Social Order in Civil War"
November 19: BARBARA F. WALTER, UC San Diego
"The Organization of Violence and Rebel Behavior"