Alexis Dudden – “Island Problems in Northeast Asia”
Date/Time: Friday, December 2, 2011/ 10:30-12:00
Place: Conference Room (2F), The Asan Institute for Policy Studies
Dr. Alexis Dudden, Professor of History at the University of Connecticut, presented the 13th Asan Dosirak Series titled “Island Problems in Northeast Asia.” Professor Dudden discussed the changing political and legal context of island disputes in Northeast Asia. Her presentation reflected on the problematic nature of using history to justify territorial claims between Japan and its neighbors.