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Upcoming Events

Thursday, November 6

Elaine Enriquez Princeton University W 12:00pm
Sponsored By: Center for Migration and Development
Theorodology Workshop Princeton University Wallace 165 1:00pm
Sponsored By: Center for the Study of Social Organization - CSSO

Monday, November 10

Roger Friedland Professor of Religious Studies, University of California, Santa Barbara 165 Wallace Hall 7:15am
Sponsored By: Center for the Study of Social Organization - CSSO

News and Announcements

Margaret Frye to join the faculty in 2015

Margaret Frye will join the faculty in the fall of 2015.  Frye is currently a postdoctoral fellow at Harvard University, and she received her Ph.D. from UC-Berkeley in 2013.  Frye's research interests include sociology of culture, gender and sexuality, and education. She uses a combination of qualitative and quantitative methods, and her research has thus far been primarily located in sub-Saharan Africa, specifically Malawi. 

Students on the Job Market

Princeton students on the Job Market for 2014-2015: Job Market Profiles

Viviana Zelizer featured on BackStory Radio

BackStory talks with historian Viviana Zelizer about 19th century wrongful death suits, compensation paid to parents, and changing understandings of the worth of a child. Click here to listen.