Faculty

Professors in the School of Social Science have participated actively in the most important contemporary debates about the meaning of  the "interpretive turn" in anthropology, history, and political theory; about the centrality of culture, language, ritual, and moral understandings in the study of society; about the character and direction of social change; and about the explanatory power of rational choice in the analysis of political decision-making and economic exchange. Although each faculty member is rooted in his or her own discipline, all do work that transcends disciplinary boundaries.

 

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Faculty

Danielle S. Allen, UPS Foundation Professor
Didier Fassin, James D. Wolfensohn Professor
Dani Rodrik, Albert O. Hirschman Professor
 

 

Emeritus

Joan Wallach Scott
Michael Walzer

 

Former Faculty

Clifford Geertz
Albert O. Hirschman
Eric S. Maskin