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New School Research: Perceived Hatred Intensifies Conflicts between Democrats and Republicans, Israelis and Palestinians

A new study published in the Proceedings of the National Academic of Sciences by a team of researchers from The New School for Social Research, Northwestern University and Boston College demonstrates how seemingly unsolvable political and ethnic conflicts are fueled by asymmetrical perceptions of opponents’ motivations – and that these tensions can be relieved by […]

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Rethinking Economics, September 12 through 14

Deirdre McCloskey, Paul Krugman, Richard Woflf, James K. Galbraith, Michael Sandel and more

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Public Programming in Writing and Literature

Readings and discussions with bell hooks, Mark Strand, Jorie Graham and other leading critics, novelists and poets.

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Climate Change Demands Change. Why Aren’t We?

A Center for Public Scholarship conference.  April 23 and 24 at The New School and on Livestream.

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The New School for Research Launches the Zolberg Center on Global Migration

Launch Celebrated on March 5 with Address by Kenneth Prewitt: “What is Your Race? And Why Does the State Want to Know?”

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Samantha Power to Speak at The New School: Updated Time

On Thursday, January 30, the Center for Public Scholarship at The New School for Social Research will celebrate the 80th anniversary of the University in Exile with a screening of Hannah Arendt, a lecture by Samantha Power, and more.

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Surveillance in the US

As debate on Edward Snowden’s revelations of the NSA’s surveillance practices rages, on December 5 the New School’s Center for Public Scholarship presents its Fifth Public Voices Lecture: Surveillance in the U.S.

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Center for Public Scholarship Presents CORRUPTION, the 30th Social Research Conference

International scholars and activists including Peter Eigen, James Jacobs, Alina Mungiu-Pippidi will speak at the November 21-22 conference.

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“Iran: Silenced, Expelled and Imprisoned” November 13 Panel Discussion

Amnesty International and the Center for Public Scholarship at The New School welcome Iranian activists and scholars to explore academic repression in Iran.

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