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


Free and open to the public

No registration required

First come, first seated

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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