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STS/IGLP Workshop

Thursday, April 18, 2013 - 9:00am - 5:00pm
Friday, April 19, 2013 - 9:00am - 5:00pm
Contact Name: 
Melinda Peterson
Thursday: Harvard Law School, WCC B010, 1585 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge; Friday: Harvard University Center for the Environment Seminar Room, 3rd Floor, 24 Oxford Street, Cambridge

Facts and Futures: Expertise Between Science and Law

Thursday, April 18, 2013
9:00-5:00PM
Harvard Law School, WCC B010, 1585 Massachusetts Avenue
 
Friday, April 19, 2013
9:30-4:30PM
Harvard University Center for the Environment Seminar Room, 3rd Floor, 24 Oxford street
 
Co-sponsored by the Program on Science, Technology and Society and the Institute for Global Law and Policy at Harvard Law School.

Thursday, April 18, 2013
 
Bureaucratic Logics of Expertise I
Andrew Lang, Law, LSE
The Taken-for-Grantedness of Economic Facts [provisional title] 
 
Discussant: David Winickoff, UC Berkeley
 
Human Rights, Bio-power, and Expertise
Aziza Ahmed, Northeastern University School of Law
Human Rights, Epidemiology and Law: The Co-Production of Identity and Expertise in the Global HIV Epidemic
 
Discussant: Steven Epstein, Northwestern University
 
Friday, April 19, 2013
 
Bureaucratic Logics of Expertise II
Andrew S. Mathews, UC Santa Cruz
Imagination and the Arts of Political Expertise: Climate Change and Forest Futures in Mexico
 
Discussant: Rebecca Bratspies, CUNY School of Law
 
Expertise, Authority, Modernity
Ahmed Ragab, Harvard Divinity School
Scientific expertise and Islamic Legal Opinions in modern and contemporary Middle East
 
Discussant: Amr Shalakany, American University in Cairo

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