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Engaging Adversaries: Peacemaking and Diplomacy in the Human Interest

March 16 • 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Free

On Friday, March 16, 2018 at 7:00 pm in the Knight Library Browsing Room, Mel Gurtov, Professor Emeritus of Political Science at Portland State University, will be giving a talk about his new book entitled “Engaging Adversaries: Peacemaking and Diplomacy in the Human Interest.” His talk, and book, explore how adversaries in world politics can surmount their differences and disputes and start on the path to peaceful, productive relations. Gurtov draws lessons from diplomatic ways to engage, such as practicing mutual respect, paying attention to symbols, and using incentives rather than sanctions to find common ground. There will be copies of his book available for purchase, as well as light refreshments. This talk is free and open to the public.

Details

Date:
March 16
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Categories:
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Organizer

UO Center for Asian and Pacific Studies
Phone:
541-346-5068
Email:
lakey@uoregon.edu
Website:
http://www.caps.uoregon.edu

Venue

Knight Library, Browsing Room, University of Oregon campus
1501 Kincaid St.
Eugene, 97403
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Phone:
541-346-5015
Website:
http://csws.uoregon.edu/parrenas/