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Between Annihilation and Restraint

When: Thursday, April 4, 2019 at 11:00 - 13:00
Where: Room U20

How do Western countries fight? What is the interplay between the destructivity of modern weaponry and liberal norms of civilian protection in modern Western warfare?  Join us on April 4 to find out. The guest lecture takes place in room U20 from 11 am to 1 pm.



Dr. Michael J. Williams is Clinical Professor and Director of the Program in International Relations at New York University. Among other books, he has co-authored with Stephanie Carvin “Between Annihilation and Restraint: Science, Law and Liberalism in the American Way of War”, published with Cambridge UP in 2014.