Globalization, a very Canadian perspective (8 Dec 05)

Date: 8 December, 2005
Location: Queen's University Belfast
Event type: Subject Centre sponsored lecture

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This conference was organised by the Centre of Canadian Studies. Dr Anthony Gristwood's paper, 'Critical Networks: Using the Internet in world issues curricula'.

This event was sponsored by the Subject Centre's guest speaker fund.


Room LT122,
Ashby Building,
Stranmillis Road
Queen’s University Belfast

Programme for 8 December 2005
Time Session
4.00 Tea and coffee
4.10 Welcome
4.15 On the hybridity of urbanization in China: Challenging the power of Globalization
Professor Terry McGee
(Professor Emeritus, Dept of Geography, University of British Columbia, Canada)
5.00 Critical networks: Using the Internet in world issues curricula
Dr Anthony Gristwood
(Visiting Fellow in Geography, International Study Center, Queens University Kingston, Canada)
5.45 Globalization: Education and Development?
Professor Walter Epp
(Faculty of Education, Lakehead University, Ontario, Canada)
6.30 Canadian perspectives on globalization
Professor S. Neil MacFarlane
(Lester B. Pearson Professor of International Relations, St. Annes College, University of Oxford)
7.30 Close and reception