Events

Past Events

A Tale of Two Forests - Comparing the Historical Patterns of Deforestation and Conservation in the Brazilian Atlantic and Amazon Forests - 1930-2012

Wednesday, 28 May, 2014 - 17:00
Colin Matthew Room, Radcliffe Humanities Centre

A Tale of Two Forests - Comparing the Historical Patterns of Deforestation and Conservation in the Brazilian Atlantic and Amazon Forests - 1930-2012
Free and open to all.

Speaker(s): 
Jose Augusto Padua, (Federal University of Rio de Janeiro and Rachel Carson Centre in Munich)

Nissan Seminar Series: Social factors and demographic trends, Japan as a case study

Friday, 14 March, 2014 - 16:00 to 18:30
Dahrendorf Room, Founders’ Building, St. Antony’s College, Oxford

At 4.00 p.m. Professor Mary Brinton will present her paper Productive Motherhood: Women’s Labor and Japan’s Lowest-Low Fertility 

followed by

Speaker(s): 
Mary Brinton, Reischauer Institute and Professor of Sociology, Harvard University and Professor Ralph Lützeler, Department for Japanese and Korean Studies, Institute for Oriental and Asian Studies, Universität of Bonn

Nissan Seminar: Declining Fertility Rates in Japan and other Low Fertility Nations: Can We Diagnose and Cure this Disease?

Friday, 28 February, 2014 - 17:00 to 18:30
Dahrendorf Room, Founders’ Building, St. Antony’s College, Oxford

Professor Leonard Schoppa, Department of Politics, University of Virginia

Declining Fertility Rates in Japan and other Low Fertility Nations: Can We Diagnose and Cure this "Disease"?

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