How water has shaped our past and how new water challenges are shaping the future. We talk with Charles Fishman about his new book, The Big Thirst: The Secret Life and Turbulent Future of Water (dur.: 28 min).
The Scholars’ Circle. Topic: Political Power. New global developments are changing the structures and holders of power. With new technology and greater interconnectedness, states are losing power and non-state actors are gaining power. But what exactly does it mean to have power? And where exactly does power come from? (Starts @ 30min. , dur.: 28min).
Scholars’ Circle Panel:
- Giulio M. Gallarotti, Prof.of Gov’t, Wesleyan Univ.
- Joseph S. Nye Jr. , Prof.Harvard’s Kennedy School of Gov’t.
- Erica Chenoweth, Prof.of Gov’t, Weslayan Univ.
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