The human rights revolution in the US: Forging a new foreign policy in the 1970s

When

12.00pm–1.30pm

22 November 2010

Topics

Foreign policy, defence and strategy

Dr Barbara Keys, Senior Lecturer, School of Historical Studies, University of Melbourne presented on the topic "The Human Rights Revolution in the US: Forging a New Foreign Policy in the 1970s".

Featuring

  • Barbara Keys
    Senior Lecturer, School of Historical Studies, University of Melbourne

    Barbara Keys received her PhD in History from Harvard University in 2001. Before coming to Australia she taught at California State University in Sacramento and was a research fellow at the Kennan Institute for Advanced Russian Studies at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars in Washington, DC. Her teaching areas include 20th century America, US foreign relations, and the Cold War in global perspective.