Climate Wars: What People Will Be Killed For in the 21st Century with Harald Welzer

Starts:
5:00 pm on Monday, March 17, 2014
Ends:
7:00 pm on Monday, March 17, 2014
URL:
http://www.bu.edu/european/2013/12/20/event-announcement-climate-wars-what-people-will-be-killed-for-in-the-21st-century-march-17-2014/
Address:
Sargent College
Room:
102
Contact Organization:
Center for the Study of Europe
Contact Name:
Elizabeth Amrien
Contact Phone:
617-358-6915
Fees:
free
Speakers:
Harald Welzer, Henrik Selin
Audience:
public
Join us for a lecture by Harald Welzer, sociologist and social psychologist, Professor for Transformation-design at the University of Flensburg, as well as Executive Director of the foundation FuturZwei. His main foci of research and teaching are memory, group violence and socio-cultural climate impact research. His books have been translated into 15 languages. Welzer is the author of the best-selling Climate Wars: What People Will be Killed for in the 21st Century. This event will be moderated by Henrik Selin, Associate Professor of International Relations and an expert on environmental politics, sustainable development, global governance and international institutions.