Department of Sociology

Ori Swed - "The Palestinian Conflict: A Case Study in Historical Contingency"

Tue, October 1, 2013 | CLA 1.302D

6:00 PM

Ori Swed, PhD Candidate in the Sociology Department at UT Austin, investigates the interception between culture and conflict in global and historical perspectives.

A Graduate Fellow of the Schusterman Center for Jewish Studies and an Israel Institute Doctoral Fellow, his dissertation examines the infliuence of NGOs and aid organizations on the conflict dynamics in war zones.

The presentation will be followed by a reply from Sociology graduate student Amina Zarrugh, and light refreshments will be served.

Sponsored by the Power, History and Society (PHS) Network.


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