Events

Thursday 27 July

Safe and Sound? Security In Aotearoa

Safe and Sound? Security In Aotearoa

A series of public talks about key security issues in Aotearoa, New Zealand. Session one: What is Security? When: Wednesday 28 June Presented by: Rouben Azizian The presentation will address the conflict between old and new thinking about the definition and ownership of national security. It will also discuss New Zealand's dilemma and choices in navigating through the volatile security in the Asia-Pacific. Session two: Security, Imperialism and Critical Security Studies When: Thursday 13 July Presented by: Jeff Sluka This talk will present the idea that? Security? Is the latest manifestation or? Face? Of global imperialism and discuss the recent emergence of the new alternative perspective of? Critical security studies? Session three: Panel Discussion When: Thursday 20 July An open panel discussion with staff from the Centre of Defence and Security Studies Session four: Two Ways to Mislead People When: Thursday 27 July Presented by: Adriane Rini Logicians and philosophers have always been interested in patterns of human reasoning - both good and bad. But what counts as good reasoning when confronted with such things as lies, contradictions, or alternative facts?

Dates Wednesday 28 June, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
  Thursday 13 July, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
  Thursday 20 July, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
  Thursday 27 July, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Location Palmerston North Central Library
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