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Public Lectures

 

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Recent Submissions

  • Lipovet︠s︡kiĭ, M. N. (2017-11-06)
    Recently, many commentators noticed obvious resilience and anxiety of Russian authorities associated with the approaching celebration of the centennial of the 1917 revolution in Russia. In Ilya Kalinin’s words, “The common ...
  • Eire, Carlos M. N. (2017-10-24)
    Over one hundred years ago, Max Weber argued that Prot-estantism “disenchanted” the world and eliminated “magic” from it. Today, as we celebrate the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation and ask what effects ...
  • Wharf, Brian; Wilson, Bill; Penner, Keith (2017-10-17)
    Presents a taped discussion with Bill Wilson and Keith Penner, moderated by Brian Wharf, regarding First Nations self-government in Canada. Points covered include strategies for achieving self-government, attitudes toward ...
  • Neilson, William A. W.; Robinson, Roderick; Watts, George; Wilson, Bill; Mathias, Joe (2017-10-17)
    Presents two sets of interviews by Professor Bill Neilson, Faculty of Law, University of Victoria, with Native leaders in B.C. The discussion concerns aboriginal land title and rights, and covers three main aspects of the ...
  • Neilson, William A. W.; Richardson, Miles G; Sterritt, Neil J (2017-10-17)
    Presents Miles Richardson and Neil Sterritt in conversation with William Neilson, Dean, University of Victoria Faculty of Law. Reviews the situation through 1986 regarding solutions to aboriginal land title and self-government ...
  • Kahn-Harris, Keith (2017-10-04)
    In his address, Dr. Harris attempts to reconsider the nature of metal’s transgression in a digitally abundant age, in which boundaries of the ‘sayable’ and the ‘doable’ are being continually challenged and transformed. His ...
  • Vazire, Simine (2017-03-23)
    A fundamental part of the scientific enterprise is for each field to engage in critical self-examination to detect errors in our theories and methods, and improve them. Psychology has recently been undergoing such a ...