2017

2017 Nov 15

Women in Combat: Does Integration Lead to Equality?

2:30pm to 4:00pm

Location: 

Cason Seminar Room - WAPPP, First Floor, Taubman Building, HKS

Join us for the next installment of the HKS Gender and Security Seminar Series, a discussion with Dr. Megan MacKenzie, Associate Professor of Government and International Relations at the University of Sydney. Dara Kay Cohen, Associate Professor of Public Policy at HKS will moderate. 

 

Women in Combat: Does Integration Lead to Equality
Dr. MacKenzie's presentation explores the history of the combat exclusion and the recent integration of women into combat roles. It introduces the equal/different double bind as a...

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2017 Oct 16

Democracy in Chains: A Book Talk with Nancy MacLean

12:00pm to 1:00pm

Location: 

WCC 1010 Classroom, Harvard Law School
Nancy MacLean will give a talk on her new book Democracy in Chains: The Deep History of the Radical Right's Stealth Plan for America, which has been longlisted for the National Book Award and  focuses on the Virginia School of economic thought and particularly on the Public Choice theory of James M. Buchanan. MacLean places Buchanan within the context of the right-wing backlash to both the New Deal and school desegregation and argues that the economic policy goals of the Virginia School serve primarily to benefit the anti-democratic politics of America’s economic elites.... Read more about Democracy in Chains: A Book Talk with Nancy MacLean

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