IROWS Past Colloquium Seminars:
Leslie Sklair, London School of Economics "The Global Capitalist Class"
Nikolai S. Rozov, Novosibirsk University "Social Ontology and Patterns
Friday, Oct. 27, 2000, 3:30 PM, Humanities 1500 (Co-sponsored with Sociology)
Albert Bergesen, University of Arizona "Toxicity and power"
Friday, November 3, 2000, Noon, International Lounge (Co-sponsored with
Philosophy, History and the Center for Ideas and Society
Beverly Silver, Johns Hopkins University "Labor: North and South"
Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2000 3PM (Co-sponsored with Sociology and the Graduate
Program in Environmental Sciences)
Volker Bornschier, University of Zurich "International Diffusion of the
Friday, November 17, 2000 2pm (Co-sponsored with Sociology andthe Program
on International Affairs/Center for Global Order and Local Resistance)
John Gulick, University of California, Santa
Cruz "The 'Globalization' of the Port of Oakland: synthesizing world-systems
and ecological marxist approaches"
Monday, February 26, 2001, Noon
Richard Appelbaum, University of California,
Santa Barbara "Global Standards, Local Enforcement: Globalization, Flexible
Production and Labor Segmentation in Asia-Pacific Commodity Chains"
Thursday, December 14, 2000, Noon, Watkins Room 1126
Alvin So, Hong Kong Institute of Technology,
"The Three Paths of Environmental Movements in East Asia: Origins and Development"
Friday, January 26, 2001, 2 PM
Humanities 1500,(Co-sponsored with the UCR Chapter of AKD International
Sociology Honor Society, Departments of Sociology and Economics, Program
On International Affairs) (Reception to follow)
Valentine Moghadam, Illinois state University
"Globalization, Inequalities and Transnational Feminist Networks"
Monday, January 29, 2001, 2 PM, Humanities 1500 (Co-sponsored
with the Graduate Program in Environmental Sciences) (Reception to follow)
Volker Bornschier, University of Zurich "Trust, Social Capital and
the Diffusion of
Monday, January 29, 2001 11:10 AM Watkins
1000 (Co-sponsored with Womens' Studies Department)
the Internet in Comparative Perspective"
Monday, February 26, 2001, Noon, Humanities
Susanne Jonas, UC Santa Cruz "Guatemala's Difficult Road
to Peace:Obstacles and
Lessons in Global Perspective"
Friday, March 23, 2001, Noon, Map Room,
College Building South
(Co-sponsored by the Department of Anthropology,
Stephen Bunker, University of Wisconsin, Madison "Material
Technological Innovation in the Expansion of the World System"
Friday, May 18, 2001, 10am, Humanities
Stephen Sanderson, Indiana University of Pennsylvania
"World Democratization, 1850-1990: a cross-national study."
Friday, March 1, 2002, Noon, Map Room,
College Building South, UCR
To contact us:
Institute for Research on World-Systems
College Building South
University of California-Riverside
Riverside, CA 92521