Chronicle of Higher Education

“New Rules for Human-Subject Research Are Delayed and Debated,” Chronicle of Higher Education, November 3, 2014.

“The Liar’s ‘Tell’: Is the Psychologist Paul Ekman Telling the Truth?” Chronicle of Higher Education, October 10, 2014.

“Controversy Heats Up Over Exclusionary Campus Groups,” Chronicle of HIgher Education, October 6, 2014.

“Beyond Belief: The Limits of Religious Tolerance” (on the legal debate over religious exemptions from laws), Chronicle of Higher Education, June 9, 2014.

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“The New Academic Celebrity: Why a different kind of scholar—and Idea—hits big today,” Chronicle Review (cover), April 14, 2014.

Sidebar to previous: “Academic Inequality and the Star System.”

“Rutgers University Suspends Noted Anthropologist,” Chronicle of Higher Education, February 10, 2014. [paywall; pdf]

“Boycott Debate is Symptom of Broader Shift in American Studies,” Chronicle of Higher Education, January 27, 2014. [paywall; pdf]

“Thinking Big: Erez Aiden slaloms between the sciences and the humanities, inspiring both awe and skepticism,” The Chronicle Review (cover), January 17, 2014.

“Librarians Accuse Harvard Business Publishing of Unfair Prices,” Chronicle of Higher Education, November 12, 2013.

“To Avoid Tyranny of the Majority? Sell Votes, Economist Says,” Chronicle of Higher Education, October 28, 2013.

“Watch What You Think. Others Can.” (On Brain Scans and the Constitution.) Chronicle Review, September 16, 2013.Brain.Scans.illustration2

“Can a Historian Lead Berkeley’s Anthropologists? Department Is Split Over an Interim Chair,” Chronicle of Higher Education, May 31, 2013

“Prominent Scholar Was Banned From Campus: In fracas over charges of fraud, the accuser was penalized for threatening behavior,” Chronicle of Higher Education, May 3, 2013.

“A Radical Anthropologist Finds Himself in Academic ‘Exile,'” Chronicle of Higher Education, April 15, 2013.  (Paywall. pdf)

“Is Scientific Truth Always Beautiful? A mathematician says the quest for elegance leads too many researchers astray,” Chronicle Review, January 28, 2013.

“The Welfare State’s Secret Weapon: How disaster relief, from the New Deal to Hurricane Sandy, has spurred positive views of government,” Chronicle of Higher Education, Dec. 3, 2012.

“IQ Wars Continue With Battles Over New Puzzles: A pioneering scholar poses more challenges to the validity of intelligence tests,” Chronicle of Higher Education, October 29, 2012.

“When One Biographer ‘Borrows’ From Another, the Dispute Gets Philosophical,” Chronicle of Higher Education, July 9, 2012.

“Fraud Scandal Fuels Debate Over Practices of Social Psychology,” Chronicle of Higher Education, Nov. 13, 2011. [pdf]

“An Unconventional Meeting of Minds,” Chronicle of Higher Education, September 2011. Harvard’s Larry Lessig invites Tea Party leaders to Cambridge. [pdf]

“Rule Breaker,” Chronicle Review, June 2011. A profile of the neurophilosopher Patricia Churchland.

“Sean Wilentz, Bringing it All Back Home,” Chronicle Review, September 2010.

“Michael Sandel Wants to Talk to You About Ethics,” Chronicle Review, September 2009.

“An Anthropologist Bridges Two Worlds: With His Insights Into the Culture of Street Addicts, Philippe Bourgois Helps Doctors Make a Difference,” Chronicle Review, June 2, 2009.

“In Drug-Policy Debate, Center at Columbia U. Take a Hard Line: Institute’s studies grab headlines, but critics call its approach oversimplified,” Chronicle, October 1997.

“Campus Judicial Systems Under Fire,” February 9, 1994.