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Faculty Lecture "Afghanistan: Canada's Challenge" presented by Prof. Janice Gross Stein


Professor Stein will examine how Canada committed its forces to Kandahar and the challenges we face as Canadian Forces fight an insurgency for the first time in a hundred years.

Wednesday, March 7, 2007 at 5:00pm ***NEW DATE***

Arts & Administration Lecture Theatre, AA112

Free Lecture - Everyone Welcome

Speaker Profile:

Janice Gross Stein is the Belzberg Professor of Conflict Management in the Department of Political Science and the Director of the Munk Centre for International Studies at the University of Toronto. She is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada. Her most recent publications include Networks of Knowledge: Innovation in International Learning (2000); The Cult of Efficiency (2001); and Street Protests and Fantasy Parks (2001).  She has recently been appointed Trudeau Fellow. She was awarded the Molson Prize by the Canada Council for an outstanding contribution by a social scientist to public debate. She is an Honorary Foreign Member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. She is currently writing a book on local and global challenges to accountability. 

The Faculty Lecture Series is a thought-provoking showcase of outstanding research taking place at U of T Scarborough. The one-hour lecture offers students, staff and faculty the opportunity to engage with new ideas and theories presented by our faculty members.

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