The School of Social Science has released the following four Occasional Papers : The Economy of the Mysteries: Administering Sacramental Wealth in the Age of Lights by Charly Coleman , Member in the School of Social Science, and Assistant Professor...
Organized by the School of Social Science at the Institute for Advanced Study, and developed by Didier Fassin , James D. Wolfensohn Professor, the 2018–19 Summer Program in Social Science will commence on June 18, 2018, as part of a global collaborative effort to...
Women and Mathematics, an outreach program of the Institute for Advanced Study, recently celebrated its twenty-fifth anniversary with a dinner honoring co-founders Karen Uhlenbeck and Chuu-Lian Terng . Uhlenbeck and Terng, both former Members in the School of Mathematics who first came...
Freeman Dyson , Professor Emeritus in the School of Natural Sciences, sat down with Mat Kaplan of the Planetary Society for a conversation about Dyson Spheres, black holes, gravitational waves, and more, saying: "The universe is just full of things we don't understand. That's...