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INTERDISCIPLINARY CONFERENCE 2008 - ABOUT THE IDC

Landscapes of Latin America: Economic Development,
Ethics and the Environment in the 21st Century


King's College, Wilkes-Barre, PA
April 24-26, 2008

The interdisciplinary conference on “Landscapes of Latin America: Economic Development, Ethics and the Environment in the 21st Century” will assemble scholars, educators, students and community members interested in Latin American Studies. The theme of the conference at King's College will be the changing business, political, economic, cultural, ethical and natural landscapes in Latin America.

Funding for the conference is provided by the McGowan Center for Ethics and Public Life and a Department of Education Title VI, International Studies Grant to King’s College.  The McGowan Center for Ethics and Public Life serves as a hub for research, assessment, and publication of best practices in ethics and moral development.

Program Committee:

Bindu Vyas, McGowan School of Business - binduvyas@kings.edu
James Sysko, McGowan School of Business - jamessysko@kings.edu
Beth Admiraal, College of Arts and Sciences - bethadmiraal@kings.edu
Anne Massey, College of Arts and Sciences - aemassey@kings.edu

Track Chairs:

Business and Management - Dr. Bindu Vyas
Culture and Foreign Languages - Dr. Anne Massey
Political Economy - Dr. Margarita Rose
Environmental Studies - Dr. Garrett Barr 
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