Torture and Ethics US Policy and Practice in the Age of Terror LectureOctober 20, 2016
A CLA Scholarly Intersections Event
Torture and Ethics
United States Policy and Practice in the Age of Terror
A Lecture by Rebecca Gordon, PhD
Applying her pioneering ethical approach to current debates among ethicists, journalists, and academics, Rebecca Gordon will analyze our government’s use of torture.
About the Speaker: Lecturer in the University of San Francisco Department of Philosophy, Fellow, USF Leo T. McCarthy Center for Public Service and the Common Good, and author of Mainstreaming Torture: Ethical Approaches in the Post-9/11 United States (Oxford University Press, 2014)
Organized by the Department of Asian & Asian American Studies with the indispensable support of the Departments of Anthropology, Philosophy, Religious Studies, Sociology, and the School of Social Work.
Contact: Sam Coleman, PhD, MSW, firstname.lastname@example.org