Publication date:2021.04.07

Introduction of Global FD Workshop “Critical Thinking in Political Theory: Addressing Incommensurability” held on April 14

  1. On campus only
  2. Application required
Schedule 2021.04.13
Area Online
Place Zoom Meeting style
Target Audience Students / Undergraduate Students / Graduate Students / Faculty / Employees / Postdocs
Organizer The Global Faculty Development (GFD) Program
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The Global Faculty Development (GFD) Program would like to invite you to our workshop which will be held on Wednesday, April 14

The theme is “Critical Thinking in Political Theory: Addressing Incommensurability ” and the guest speaker is Allyn Fives, a lecturer in political theory at the National University of Ireland, Galway.
Details about the workshop are listed below:

TitleCritical Thinking in Political Theory: Addressing Incommensurability

Date: April 14th 2021, from 6:00-7:45pm(JST)

Place: Zoom Meeting style

Registration: Encouraged with the link Global Faculty Development Workshop

(Link will be sent to all registered participants the day before the workshop)

Eligibility: All faculty, staff and students welcome!

Language: English and Japanese

*  Simultaneous translation (English to Japanese) will be available.

Admission: Free

Inquiries: GFD committee        e-mail: global.fd@adm.c.u-tokyo.ac.jp

Program:

  • Teaching and Learning at NUI Galway
  • Political theory, critical thinking, and incommensurability
  • Break-out session: Critical thinking exercise
  • Incommensurability in the humanities and social sciences: constructivism
  • Incommensurability in political theory (analytical and continental traditions)
  • Discussion of module revision
  • Q&A