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Terrorism and development

The Crisis States Research Centre and Development Studies Institute at the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) hosts a debate on Terrorism and Development on Monday 17 October at LSE.

This event explores the interaction between development and international terrorism, the sources of terrorism in the developing world and the implications of the 'war on terror' for countries struggling to get out of poverty.

Speakers are:

  • Professor Jo Beall and Dr James Putzel, based at LSE's Development Studies Institute
  • Professor Jude Howell, director of LSE's Centre for Civil Society
  • Ian Linden, based at the Department of the Study of Religions, SOAS
  • Dr Hugh Roberts, the International Crisis Group
  • Dr Ben Wisner, visiting professor of the Environmental Studies Program, Oberlin College, Ohio

Terrorism and Development is on Monday 17 October at 6.30pm in the Hong Kong Theatre, Clement House, LSE, Aldwych, London WC2A. This event is free and open to all with no ticket required.


To reserve a press seat, please contact Jessica Winterstein, LSE Press Office, on 020 7955 7060 or email j.Winterstein@lse.ac.uk|

13 October 2005