The Disciplines Series: The Idea of Development

Development and Its Evangelists in the Cold War

Friday, February 17, 2012  10:00am The Heyman Center, Second Floor Common Room


This event is free and open to the public.

No tickets or registration necessary.

Seating is on a first come, first served basis.

Photo ID required for entry.

This conference, which explores international development during the Cold War Era, will feature a number of historians and anthropologists during morning and afternoon panels.  It is made possible by generous funding from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.


  • Featured Speakers

    George Rosen

    Professor Emeritus

    University of Illinois at Chicago

  • David Engerman

    Professor of History

    Brandeis University

  • Daniel Immerwahr

    Post-doctoral Research Scholar, Committee on Global Thought

    Columbia University

  • Amy Offner

    Assistant Professor of History

    Columbia University

  • Bradley Simpson

    Assistant Professor of History and International Studies

    Princeton University

  • Discussants

    Michael Latham

    Professor of History, Dean of Fordham College at Rose Hill

    Fordham University

  • Discussant and Organizer

    Michele Alacevich

    Assistant Professor of History and Director of Global Studies

    Loyola University, Maryland


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