Archives for "Social sciences"
April 6, 2012 4:44 pm
Romina Istratii ’12 will use the Watson Fellowship to research the dynamics of food security and gender bias in Africa.
March 22, 2012 10:13 am
Understanding how self-control works — and when and why it doesn’t — is a hot topic in psychology.
March 21, 2012 4:48 pm
Bates College presents “Fambul Tok,” a documentary depicting a journey of reconciliation in post-conflict Sierra Leone, on March 22.
March 20, 2012 4:41 pm
It isn’t Mikey Pasek’s style to grumble while waiting around for improvement. He makes change happen.
March 14, 2012 3:30 pm
Plastas book explores prejudice, progress in women’s activism between world wars
March 12, 2012 11:08 am
The Portland Press Herald’s Ray Routhier offers a Q&A interview with Eben Miller ’96, whose book Born Along the Color…
February 9, 2012 8:37 am
An expert on public policy and racial inequality, Thomas Shapiro speaks on the racial wealth gap on Feb. 11.
February 3, 2012 4:43 pm
A book by Francesco Duina explores the role of rules and practices, informal and formal, in economic life.
January 13, 2012 4:04 pm
An op-ed in the newspaper Arab News praises Leena Nasser ’12, the Bates student who helped to craft the new anthropology course scheduled to visit Saudi Arabia in May.
December 12, 2011 7:04 pm
At 6 a.m. Dec. 10, just hours after her last class of the semester, Tiarra Abell ’12 will begin her journey back to Ecuador, where she spent her junior semester.