Tag: 1991 Spring

Poland's Transition to Democracy

Konstanty Gilbert
The 35% Democracy: Paradoxes of Institutional Transition to Democracy in 1989-90
January 23, 1991, 3:30PM, 8417 Social Sciences
Poland After Elections
January 28, 1991, 3:30PM, 8417 Social Science
Antisemitism without the Jews: Poland's Unfinished Business with its Own Past
January 30, 1991, 3:30PM, 8417 Social Science
VHS: 1/28/1991 & 1/30/1991

The Peasantry & Industrialization

Utsa Patnaik
Agrarian Capitalism & Industrialization
February 12, 1991, 3:30PM, 8417 Social Sciences
Peasants, the Market, & the State
February 13, 1991, 3:30PM, 8417 Social Science
Alternative Strategies of Agricultural Development in India
February 18, 1991, 3:30PM, 7324 Social Science
VHS: 12/12/1991

Political Participation in the U.S.

Frances Fox Piven
Institutional Constraints & Labor Politics: The American Democratic Party in Comparitive Perspective
February 25, 1991, 3:30PM, 8417 Social Sciences
Protest Movements & Electoral Politics in American Political History
February 27, 1991, 3:30PM, 8417 Social Science
Seminar for Students and Faculty
February 28, 1991, 3:30PM, 8108 Social Science
VHS: 02/27/1991

Competing Explanations for the Economic Success of the Newly Industrializing Countries

Bruce Cummings
Competing Explanations for the Economic Success of the Newly Industrializing Countries
March 4, 1991, 2:30PM, 7324 Social Sciences
The Korean War as Antecedent for the Vietnam and Gulf Conflicts
March 4, 1991, 5:00PM, 3650 Humanities

Socialist Perspectives on Space, Place, & Environment

David Harvey
The Historical Geography of Space & Time
April 1, 1991, 3:30, 8417 Social Sciences
Environment & Social Change
April 1, 1991, 3:30PM, 8417 Social Science
Seminar for Students and Faculty
April 4, 1991, 12:20PM, 8108 Social Science

Talks by Medea Benjamin

Medea Benjamin
The Story of Elvia Alvarado
April 9, 1991, 2:30PM, 5206 Social Sciences
Alternatives to the Peace Corps: 114 Ways to Study, Travel, & Work in the Third World
April 10, 1991, 1:00PM, 347 Education
Cuba in the 1990s
April 10, 1991, 7:00PM, Historical Society Auditorium

Issues in Community Development & Organization

Gerald Sherman
Issues in Community Development & Organization
April 11, 1991, 12:00PM, 8108 Social Sciences

Research on Social Movements in Brazil

Alexandrina Sobreira de Moura
Research on Social Movements in Brazil
April 12, 1991, 3:30PM, 8417 Social Sciences

Human Rights in Latin America

Rodolfo Stagenhaven
Human Rights & Democracy in Latin America
April 18, 1991, 2:30PM, 5206 Social Sciences
Ethnic Conflicts & People's Rights
April 19, 1991, 3:30PM, 8417 Social Science

The Evolution of Unionism

Richard Freeman
Unionism Under Centralized & Decentralized Labor Market Institutions & in Marketing Economies
April 22, 1991, 3:30PM, 8417 Social Sciences
What is the Future of Unionism
April 24, 1991, 3:30PM, 8417 Social Science
Seminar for Students and Faculty
April 25, 1991, 12:20PM, 8108 Social Science

U.S. Foreign Relations in Central America

Thomas Walker
U.S. Foreign Relations in Central America
May 3, 1991, 3:30PM, Memorial Union

The Logic of Patriarchal Capitalism

Nancy Folbre
The Structure & Evolution of Patriarchal Governance
May 29, 1991, 3:30PM, 8417 Social Sciences
Patriarchal Capitalism in Northwestern Europe & the U.S.
May 1, 1991, 3:30PM, 8417 Social Science
Seminar for Students and Faculty
May 2, 1991, 12:20PM, 8108 Social Science
VHS: 4/29/1991