"Justice, Charity, or Alibi? Humanitarianism and Human Rights as Responses to Violent Conflict"
Start: February 11, 2013 03:00 PM
The California Western School of Law - UC San Diego 2012-2013 Speaker Series
WHAT: "Justice, Charity, or Alibi? Humanitarianism and Human Rights as Responses to Violent Conflict"
WHO: Professor Bronwyn Leebaw, Department of Political Science, University of California, Riverside
Leebaw received her Ph.D. from the University of California, Berkeley. She has taught courses in human rights, political theory, international politics, transitional justice, and feminist theory. Her research has examined the changing relationship between human rights and humanitarian movements, the development of truth commissions and war crimes tribunals, and diverse approaches to transitional justice. A new project examines efforts to establish accountability for the environmental legacies of conflict.
WHEN: Monday, February 11 2013 from 3:00 p.m to 4:30 p.m.
WHERE: University of California, San Diego, Social Sciences Building Room 107