January 27, 2017: IOF Seminar Series – Fish Wars
Speaker: Philippe Le Billon

Friday, January 27

11:00 am

AERL 120, 2202 Main Mall, UBC

 

Fish Wars

A brief overview of major fishing conflicts, including those related to territorial jurisdiction and environmental activism.

Philippe Le Billon is Professor at the Department of Geography of the University of British Columbia. He is the author of Wars of Plunder: Conflicts, Profits and the Politics of Resources (Oxford University Press, 2014).  Philippe is also an IRES Faculty Associate.

 

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