Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs

Matthew Lange -- The Missionary Origins of Ethnic Violence

Wednesday, October 17, 2012

5 p.m. – 7 p.m.

McKinney Conference Room

"The Missionary Origins of Ethnic Violence," with Matthew Lange, Associate Professor of Sociology, McGill University.

Lange explores the long-term effects of missionary activities on ethnic violence. He employs a mixed-methods design, using statistics to explore the relationship between past missionary activities and ethnic violence and case study methods to highlight potential mechanisms. 

Location: McKinney Conference Room,  Watson Institute, 111 Thayer Street.