[Blueboard] Interdisciplinarity: The Promise and the Danger
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Wed Oct 17 13:41:35 PHT 2012
Keynote by Micheal Burawoy
The Ateneo de Manila University community is invited to the keynote
lecture to be delivered by Dr Michael Burawoy at the opening of the
2012 national conference of the Philippine Sociological Society.
It will be held at Escaler Hall on Friday, 19 October. The program
will commence at 8:30 AM. Dr John Paul Vergara will provide the
Michael Burawoy is Professor in the Department of Sociology at the
University of California, Berkeley; President of the International
Sociological Association (2010?2014); and Editor of Global Dialogue.
He will speak on ?The Promise and Danger of Interdisciplinarity.?
Interdisciplinarity has been one of the expressed goals of the
University, but it has become even more salient with the new
directions being set by the Commission on Higher Education (CHED).
Faculty and administrators may utilize the open forum to engage the
issue with a leading intellectual and academic.
See you there!
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