Fall 2012 Hauser Colloquium


Hauser Globalization Colloquium Fall 2012

Professors Ryan Goodman

Thursdays, 4:00-5:50

Vanderbilt Hall 202


Schedule of Sessions (subject to modification)

August 30

Introductory Session

September 6 Professor Derek Jinks
Socializing States: Promoting Human Rights through International Law
September 13 Class Meeting (for enrolled students only)
September 20 Professor Brian Greenhill
Norm Transmission in International Organizations: The Case of Gay Rights and Women's Rights
September 27

Class Meeting (for enrolled students only)

October 4 

Professor Steven R. Ratner
The Thin Justice of International Law

October 11 Class Meeting (for enrolled students only)
October 18  

Professor Emilie M. Hafner-Burton
Making Human Rights A Reality

October 25

Professor Judith Kelley
From Scrutiny to Shame: Social Pressure in US Anti-Human Trafficking Policy

November 1

Class Meeting (for enrolled students only)

November 8

Professors Karen Alter  and Laurence Helfer
A New International Human Rights Court for West Africa: The Court of Justice for the Economic Community of West Africa States. (Please email Audrey Watne at if you would like to review this paper in advance of the Colloquium.)

November 15

Professor Tom Ginsburg                                                                                                        Constituions, International Law and War

November 22


November 29

Professor Katerina Linos                                                                                                       The Democratic Foundations of Policy Diffusion

December 6

Closing Session (for enrolled students only)