Join us for this talk with Stewart Patrick, James H. Binger senior fellow in global governance and director of the International Institutions and Global Governance Program, Council on Foreign Relations, on his newest publication, Sovereignty Wars: Reconciling America with the World.  This discussion will be chaired by Professor Brian Job with UBC’s Department of Political Science.

Copies of his book will be for sale at the UBC Bookstore table so come early!

12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Monday, September 17, 2018

Liu Institute for Global Issues – Case Room
Light refreshments provided

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Sovereignty Wars: Reconciling America with the World is intended to help today’s policymakers think more clearly about what is actually at stake in the sovereignty debate and to provide some criteria for determining when it is appropriate to make bargains over sovereignty—and how to make them.

Bio: Stewart M. Patrick is James H. Binger senior fellow in global governance and director of the International Institutions and Global Governance (IIGG) Program at the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR). His areas of expertise include multilateral cooperation on global issues; U.S. policy toward international institutions, including the United Nations; and the challenges posed by fragile and post–conflict states. Patrick is the author of The Sovereignty Wars: Reconciling America with the World, as well as Weak Links: Fragile States, Global Threats, and International Security. He also writes the blog, The Internationalist.

Hosted by: The Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada and the Institute of Asian Research, as part of the School of Public Policy and Global Affairs. With support from a U.S. Embassy’s Public Affairs Grant.