Lorraine Daston, Institute Trustee and Director of the Max Plank Institute for the History of Science, has been awarded the international Dan David Prize , which recognizes innovative and interdisciplinary research that cuts across traditional boundaries and paradigms.
In the West, when non-white men are implicated in cases of sexual harassment and violence, the debate inevitably is much less about the nature of gender-based violence and its systemic presence in our societies, and much more about the "evidence" these cases provide for claims...
Michael Walzer , Professor Emeritus in the School of Social Science, writes about American leftists and U.S. foreign policy: First and foremost, the left needs to think seriously about the use of force, which is the central issue in foreign-policy debates. It is right...
Yitzhak Hen , Member (2012–13) in the School of Historical Studies, has been appointed as Director of Hebrew University's Israel Institute for Advanced Studies. Beginning in June 2018, Hen will head the IIAS, a national institution devoted to academic research located at the Edmond...