Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies Center on Democracy, Development, and the Rule of Law Stanford University


The Ethical and the Political: Reflections on Peace and Non-Violence  

Date and Time
May 18, 2007
1:15 PM - 3:00 PM

Open to Stanford faculty, students, staff, and visiting scholars
RSVP required by 5PM May 17

Uday Mehta - Professor of Political Science at Amherst College

Uday Mehta is the Clarence Francis Professor in the Social Sciences at Amherst College. A political theorist, he has taught at Amherst since 2000, has a BA from Swarthmore College, and an MA and PhD from Princeton University. He received a fellowship from the Carnegie Corporation of New York in 2002. On this fellowship, he conducted case studies of minorities in India, South Africa, and Israel as they struggle for political and social recognition. His publications include The Anxiety of Freedom: Imagination and Individuality in Locke's Political Thought, published in 1992, and Liberalism and Empire: A Study in Nineteenth Century British Liberal Thought, published in 1999.

Sponsored by the Program on Global Justice, Stanford Humanities Center, Department of Political Science (Stanford Political Theory Workshop), and Center for International Security and Cooperation.

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