Book Discussion on Endangered Species

Stephen Younger talked about his book, Endangered Species: How We Can Avoid Mass Destruction and Build a Lasting Peace, published by… read more

Stephen Younger talked about his book, Endangered Species: How We Can Avoid Mass Destruction and Build a Lasting Peace, published by Ecco. He is a pacifist who talked about the possibility of human extinction through mass violence and the steps we can possibly take to avoid such a future. He responded to audience members' questions.

Stephen Younger, a professor of anthropology at the University of Hawaii, recently retired as a senior fellow at Los Alamos National Laboratory, where he was in charge of nuclear weapons research and development. From 2001 to 2004, he was director of the Defense Threat Reduction Agency at the U.S. Department of Defense. close

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  • Litwak, Robert S. Director Wilson (Woodrow) International Center for Scholars->Division of International Security Studies
  • Pilat, Joseph F. Senior Adviser Los Alamos National Laboratory->National Security Office
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Book Discussion on Endangered Species

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197594-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Apr 29, 2007
Last Aired:
Aug 20, 2007

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  • Apr 29, 2007 | 4:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 20, 2007 | 3:01am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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