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Faculty Vu Le Thao Chi
Term2019 Fall
Level Graduate

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Lecture Video & Materials
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#012019/04/09 Introduction(担当:Vu Le Thao Chi)
- Introduction to Basic Concepts
I will briefly introduce the purposes and mechanism of 
the course. We will also give the “must” readings and final a
assignment for you 
to consider throughout the semester.

#022019/04/16 Human Security: An Introduction (担当:Michio Umegaki)
- Human Security: An Introduction
Human Security: Discussion of the beginnings and changing 
conceptions of human security. This will be followed by the 
elaboration on what the key conceptual as well as policy 
issues involved in the "human security" research. 

#032019/04/23 Risks and Risk Society-1(担当:Vu Le Thao Chi)
- Risk and Risk Society
The very basic relationship between the modern state and the 
individuals lie in a “contract” between the two, where the
latter covers the cost of services (policies- the act of 
designing choices ) that the state prepares. We examine 
how such a modern contract can help promote choice-making 
for the people in the era of "risk society".

#042019/05/07 Risk and Risk Society-2(担当: Vu Le Thao Chi)
- Risk and Risk Society-2
We will continue the discussion on the concept "Risk" and go over 
historical examples of State-individual relationship in managing 

#052019/05/14 Risks and Worry Society(担当: Vu Le Thao Chi )
- Risk and Worry Society
State, though playing an integral role in dealing with Risks, has 
been greatly challenged when it and the way it manages risks can 
become the source of insecurities and worries. 

#062019/05/21 【非公開】Mid-term in-class Examination

#072019/05/28 Risks vs. Human Security 1 : Health and Health Insurance(担当: Vu Le Thao Chi )
- Case Study 1: Health
The relationship between State and the Individual is 
re-examined in the area of Health.

#082019/06/04 Risks vs. Human Security 2: Gun Control (担当:Vu Le Thao Chi)
- Case Study 2: Safe Street
The relationship between State and the Individual is 
re-examined in the area of Security, particularly the issue 
of Gun Control to illustrate how a policy can shape 
choice-making for individuals and risks that may follow. 
Two comparative cases include gun-control policy in Japan 
and that in the U.S

#092019/06/11 Risks vs. Human Security 3: The use of Agent Orange during Vietnam War(担当:Vu Le Thao Chi)
- Case Study 3: Agent Orange
The State vs. Individual (Citizens) relationship is to be 
examined via the use of Agent Orange (defoliants) by the U.S 
in its pursuitof National Security.

#102019/06/18 Risks vs. Human Security 4 : State and the Elderly(担当:Deng Jingxi)
- Aging Society in Transitional China
The relationship between the State and the group of individuals who 
contribute less to the national growth. 

#112019/06/25 Grouping Individuals: Political Construct of Individuals(担当:Vu Le Thao Chi)
- Political Construct of Individual
Who are we? Who are they? and how does that affect our 
living in both choices and risks? 

#122019/07/02 State-Individual Contract or A Theatrics of Politicians(担当:Michio Umegaki)
- Contract in Practice

#132019/07/09 Human Insecurities from Choosing in Everyday Life (担当:Vu Le Thao Chi)
- Choosing Matters
How people make choices and make decision over available choices in 
the context of everyday life? 

#142019/07/16 Policy Management: A Review on Risk, State, Individual and Human Security(担当:Vu Le Thao Chi)
- Overview

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