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 Violent Death: Homicide in Global Perspective

Presenter Philip Dwyer
Visiting Fulbright Scholar
Professor of History, University of Newcastle, Australia
Tuesday, November 12, 2019
3:30 - 5:00PM
K-State Student Union, Room 207
Free and open to the public
This talk looks at two interrelated questions. First, why do homicide rates vary so dramatically from one country to another over time? And second, why have homicide rates remained relatively high in the United States in comparison to the rest of the Western world?
Join us Tuesday, November 12, from 3:30 - 5:00PM in the K-State Student Union, Room 207, to explore the answers to these questions.
Sponsored by:Fulbright Australia, Oz to Oz Australian Initiative, Office of International Programs, Office of the Provost and Executive Vice President, College of Arts and Sciences, Department of History

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Eisenhower Lecturer Series

Fred Anderson

 Fred Anderson, Professor
 Eisenhower Lecture
 K-State Alumni Center
 Monday, October 24, 6:00-8:00 PM
 Reception to Follow Lecture
  

      Fred Anderson received his B.A. from Colorado State University in 1971 and his Ph.D. from Harvard in 1981.

 

 He has taught at Harvard    and  at the  University of Colorado, Boulder, where he is currently Professor

 

 of History. His publications include Crucible of War: The Seven Years' War  and the Fate of 

Empire in British North America, 1754-1766 (2000) and, with Andrew Cayton, The Dominion of War: 

Empire  and  Liberty in  North  America, 1500-2000 (2005). Prof. Anderson is currently serving as the 

History Department's Honors director.