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Anthropology Colloquium: Hugh Gusterson

Friday, October 25, 2019 at 3:00pm to 4:30pm

McGraw Hall, 165
740-750 University Ave, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA

"something fishy about the polygraph."

Dr. Hugh Gusterson is a Professor of Anthropology and International Affairs at the George Washington University. Dr. Gusterson’s research focuses on the intersection of science and security studies with a particular interest in the ways knowledge claims are made to seem true.  Author and co-editor of six books, he has written for academic and popular audiences on nuclear weapons, counterinsurgency, and drone warfare.  He also has a regular column for the Bulletin of Atomic Scientists.  His current research is on the polygraph.

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