Vox | By Ryan D. Enos. Political scientists use new tools — and draw on psychology — to explain how and why “social geography” shapes attitudes. Ryan Enos is Associate Professor of Government at Harvard and the author of The Space Between Us: Social Geography and Politics, just published by Cambridge University Press.
The Guardian | By Danielle Allen. At the age of just 15, Michael was sent to prison for 11 years. On his release, I tried to help him start again. Why did his story end in tragedy? Allen is a political theorist and the James Bryant Conant University Professor at Harvard. This is an edited extract from Cuz: The Life and Times of Michael A.
Boston Globe | A Harvard researcher demonstrates the value of collaboration, even in highly technical fields. Interview with David Deming, a Professor at Harvard Graduate School of Education and Harvard Kennedy School.
Public Books | By Michèle Lamont, Robert I. Goldman Professor of European Studies and Professor of Sociology and of African American Studies. This is the 26th installment of The Big Picture, a public symposium on what’s at stake in Trump’s America, co-organized by Public Books and NYU’s Institute for Public Knowledge.
Harvard Business Review | By Michèle Lamont, Bo Yun Park, and Elena Ayala-Hurtado. Michèle Lamont is the Robert I. Goldman Professor of European Studies and Professor of Sociology and of African and African American studies. Bo Yun Park and Elena Ayala-Hurtado are PhD students in Sociology at Harvard.