GRADUATE SSPF WORKSHOP: New Rationalizations of Political and Social Behavior
As part of its Origins of the Twenty-First Century: People, Policies, Politics series of graduate-student workshops, the Graduate Social Science & Policy Forum presents two papers on the theme, "New Rationalizations for Political and Social Behavior." Jason Oakes (Penn History & Sociology of Science) will discuss "Length of Life, Risk of Death, and the Replacement of Capital Goods: Calculating the Population at MetLife and the Institute for Biological Research, 1925-1940." Rachel Guberman (Penn History) will discuss, "Remaking the Political Mainstream: Reform Democrats and the 1974 Election."
10/03/2014 - 12:00pm - 1:30pm
The Life You Can Save: Effective Giving to Improve the Health and Welfare of the Global Poor (Peter Singer)10/22/2014 - 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Co-sponsored by the Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, The Penn Department of Medical Ethics and Health Policy, The Year of Health, The Center for High Impact Philanthropy, The Center for Public Health Initiatives, and The Wharton Social Impact Initiative.
The event is free, but please register here.
11/05/2014 - 12:00pm - 1:30pm
11/14/2014 - 12:00pm - 1:30pm
12/12/2014 - 12:00pm - 1:30pm