The Law and Contemporary Theory working group studies jurisprudence, contemporary legal theory, critical legal theory, law and literature, and socio-legal studies.
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Professor of History Thomas Laqueur was recently interviewed by Terry Gross on NPR's Fresh Air about his latest book on how and why the living have cared for the dead.
Associate Professor of Anthropology Alexei Yurchak has been awarded the the 2015 Prosvetitel (or Enlightener) Prize, the most prestigious Russian literary award for works of nonfiction.
Professor Carolyn Merchant’s new book, Autonomous Nature: Problems of Prediction and Control from Ancient Times to the Scientific Revolution, was influenced in part by her participation in a 2012 Townsend Collaborative Research Seminar.