Dwaipayan Banerjee’s new book examines the psychological and social terrain of living with cancer in a country where the disease has long been downplayed.
Oct. 7, 2020 • ~10 min
Tags: medicine health-care india research school-of-humanities-arts-and-social-sciences faculty books-and-authors program-in-sts
In a new book, Professor David Kaiser describes dramatic shifts in the history of an evolving discipline.
April 29, 2020 • ~9 min
Tags: physics history quantum-mechanics history-of-science research school-of-humanities-arts-and-social-sciences technology-and-society books-and-authors program-in-sts
In a new book, political scientist David Singer finds two key factors connected to financial-sector collapses around the globe.
March 10, 2020 • ~7 min
Tags: finance research school-of-humanities-arts-and-social-sciences faculty political-science books-and-authors banking
Catherine D’Ignazio’s new book, “Data Feminism,” examines problems of bias and power that beset modern information.
March 9, 2020 • ~7 min
Tags: machine-learning artificial-intelligence ethics women data research school-of-architecture-and-planning urban-studies-and-planning diversity-and-inclusion computer-science-and-technology faculty technology-and-society mit-press books-and-authors
In new book “Design Justice,” Associate Professor Sasha Costanza-Chock examines how to make technology work for more people in society.
March 3, 2020 • ~8 min
Tags: research diversity-and-inclusion school-of-humanities-arts-and-social-sciences comparative-media-studieswriting faculty technology-and-society books-and-authors
In a new book, Amy Moran-Thomas examines how diabetes is reaching epidemic levels in countries across the world.
Dec. 17, 2019 • ~9 min
Tags: health medicine anthropology latin-america research school-of-humanities-arts-and-social-sciences developing-countries books-and-authors health-science-and-technology
New book examines the past and future of Japanese intelligence services in a rapidly shifting world.
Oct. 8, 2019 • ~9 min
Tags: politics japan research asia school-of-humanities-arts-and-social-sciences political-science books-and-authors international-studies
Daron Acemoglu’s new book examines the battle between state and society, which occasionally produces liberal-democratic freedom.
Sept. 24, 2019 • ~11 min
Tags: politics history research government school-of-humanities-arts-and-social-sciences faculty books-and-authors economic
In new book, political scientist Taylor Fravel uncovers the modern history of Chinese military strategy.
May 8, 2019 • ~8 min
Tags: china social-sciences research school-of-humanities-arts-and-social-sciences faculty political-science books-and-authors international-relations sciences
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