Influence of Carr's work to be discussed, Oct. 25
Posted October 19, 2005; 10:10 p.m.
International affairs scholars will gather for a panel discussion on the influence of British historian E.H. Carr's book, "The 20 Years' Crisis, 1919-1939," at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 25, in 1 Robertson Hall.
Carr's book, which traces events leading up to World War II, is considered a pioneering work in the field of international relations. The panel discussion marks the 60th anniversary of its publication.
Three Princeton faculty members will participate in the discussion: Thomas Christensen, professor of politics and public and international affairs; Harold James, professor of history; and John Ikenberry, the Albert Milbank Professor of Politics and International Affairs. They will be joined by Michael Cox, professor of international relations at the London School of Economics.
The event is the fourth in a series titled "60 Years Later: Critical Books of the 20th Century." It is sponsored by the Princeton Institute for International and Regional Studies, Council of the Humanities, University Center for Human Values and James Madison Program in American Ideals and Institutions.