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Tuesday, Apr 23, 2019

Read Professor Carolyn Rouse's op-ed in a Norway newspaper.

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Thursday, Nov 29, 2018

A look into Elyachar's course titled "Debt." Elyachar brings a variety of perspectives to the study of debt from its historical context to present-day financial literacy. As the course description notes, Americans average $16,000 in credit card debt and owe, on average, $30,000 in college loans. In that regard, understanding how and why people...

Thursday, Sep 6, 2018

Princeton’s Department of Anthropology stands in deep solidarity with our Brazilian colleagues and their students in the face of the tragic fire that consumed the Museu Nacional. The fire devastated the National Museum of Brazil, destroying the most significant collection of natural history and anthropology in South America.

Monday, May 7, 2018

Didier Fassin, James D. Wolfensohn Professor in the School of Social Science at the Institute for Advanced Study and visiting professor in the Department of Anthropology has been recognized with the 2018 NOMIS Distinguished Scientist Award. This award is presented to exceptional scientists in support of their exploration of unconventional...