University of Chicago Press

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First reported Sep 28 2014 - Updated Sep 28 2014 - 1 reports

Sunday Poem

Roses The house with the nick- and snigger-name Snort and Grunt . Shunned trailer-house, (pocked) scorn-brunt. Side-indented, thorn-bined, boondocked in a hollow. In a green-holler clamber-mire of itch-moss and bramble. Tremblescent ditch-jellies, ... [Published 3quarksdaily - Sep 28 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

Why are Dutch prisons closing?

The reason the Netherlands Is closing its prisons is staggering, especially for the American reader: there are not enough offenders because of the country's progressive philosophy and best practices it is using.The Criminal Justice Alliance (CJA), representing ... [Published Sott.net - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 1 reports

The 6 Most Influential Business Books Of 2014

Each year, dozens of books detailing business strategies and profiling success stories are published, making it difficult to discern which ones are worth your time. Luckily, an esteemed panel of judges for the annual Financial Times' and McKinsey ... [Published Clusterstock - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 1 reports

Lack of inclusion in national surveys may skew our understanding of the public's opinion on immigration

07:30, Other Sciences/Social SciencesThe Politics of Belonging: Race, Public Opinion and Ethnicity (University of Chicago Press, 2013) declares race as the driving force behind public opinion on immigration.Jane Junn, professor of political science, likens ... [Published PhysOrg.com - Sep 24 2014]
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 22 2014 - 1 reports

Words on a page work magic (The West Australian)

Matter can neither be created nor destroyed, only transformed into something which often turns out to be richer and stranger than one thought possible.In The Book as Instrument: Stephane Mallarme, the Artist's Book, and the Transformation of Print Culture ... [Published Yahoo! News Australia - Sep 22 2014]
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 22 2014 - 1 reports

Who Wants to Live Forever?

Henrietta Lacks was a black woman whose cervical tumor cells were taken without permission by Johns Hopkins Hospital in 1951 and subsequently cultured as the first "immortal" human cell line. Henrietta Lacks' husband later described the non-consensual ... [Published UTS News Room - Sep 22 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 13 2014 - 1 reports

New thinking on non-performing loans, banks and mortgages

In a new book which is bound to cause controversy, two young academics Mian and Sufi (Princeton and Chicago universities, respectively) provide new thinking and ideas on loans and mortgages. Should banks share the cost of non-performing loans? Are austerity ... [Published Financial Mirror - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 09 2014 - Updated Sep 09 2014 - 1 reports

UW Mosse/Weinstein Center for Jewish Studies Mosse Lectures

WordsGiven by University of California-Los Angeles Professor Sarah Abrevaya Stein: "Ottoman Jews, European Protection & the Ambiguities of Extraterritoriality in the 20th Century," 4 pm, 9/9; "'The Fears of the Present Time': The Balkan Wars, Portugal ... [Published Isthmus Daily Page - Sep 09 2014]
First reported Sep 04 2014 - Updated Sep 04 2014 - 1 reports

09/04/2014 - Princeton Professor Andrew Cole to lecture on Hegel and Marx

Professor Andrew Cole, most recently the author of THE BIRTH OF THEORY (University of Chicago Press, 2014), will give the inaugural lecture of the Committee on Social Theory.  Cole contends that modern theory needs a history lesson:  contrary to common ... [Published The University of Tennessee, Knoxville - Sep 04 2014]
First reported Sep 03 2014 - Updated Sep 03 2014 - 1 reports

On Being a Remainder

Nineteen months ago my dear friend and close collaborator Bernie Brandchaft died, 14 months after the death of his dear wife Elaine. A year ago Bernie's daughter Wendy was kind enough to give me a photograph of Bernie and me that seemed decades old, and ... [Published Huffington Post - Sep 03 2014]
First reported Sep 02 2014 - Updated Sep 02 2014 - 1 reports

Lessons from Ferguson

Policy ForumSeptember 10, 2014 4:00PMAdd to CalendarHayek AuditoriumFeaturing Alice Goffman , Author, On the Run (University of Chicago Press, 2014); Neill Franklin , Executive Director, Law Enforcement Officers Against Prohibition (LEAP); Ethan Brown ... [Published Cato Institute - Sep 02 2014]
First reported Sep 02 2014 - Updated Sep 02 2014 - 1 reports

Commentary: Let's Ask More of Our Students—and of Ourselves

Michael Morgenstern for The Chronicle Michael Morgenstern for The Chronicle By Richard Arum and Josipa RoksaFor our book Aspiring Adults Adrift: Tentative Transitions of College Graduates, we followed approximately 1,000 students for two years after college ... [Published Chronicle of Higher Education - Sep 02 2014]

Quotes

"So says science, and I believe in science. But up to now, has science ever troubled to look at the world other than from without? " ( Pierre Teilhard de Chardin,  The Phenomenon of Man)
The Criminal Justice Alliance (CJA), representing over 60 organisations, called for the government to urgently limit "unnecessary use of prison, ensuring it is reserved for serious, persistent and violent offenders for whom no alternative sanction is appropriate"
" The Second Machine Age: Work, Progress, and Prosperity in a Time of Brilliant Technologies " By Erik Brynjolfsson and Andrew McAfee W W Norton Ltd
...Americans make up more than a third of the population, so we can't just keep going on saying that public opinion is this one thing," she said. "The goal of our book was to construct a model to explain why different racial groups feel differently about immigration and political belonging."

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[tt] Gowlett, Gamble, and Dunbar: Human Evoluti... [Published TranshumanTech - Sep 24 2014]
Getting Poor to Get Help: How a Tragic Accident... [Published Time - Sep 23 2014]
For Israel, defense may be the best defense [Published Washington Post - Sep 23 2014]
Property debt overhang: The case of Irish SMEs [Published VOX - Sep 23 2014]
Words on a page work magic (The West Australian) [Published Yahoo! News Australia - Sep 22 2014]
Who Wants to Live Forever? [Published UTS News Room - Sep 22 2014]
Viewing the world through an elder statesman’s ... [Published Pittsburgh Tribune Review - Sep 21 2014]
Steinberg, Dyja to Speak about Chicago’s Place ... [Published Examiner.com - Sep 20 2014]
'Destiny': How A Game Could Predict The Next 'P... [Published Forbes.com - Sep 20 2014]
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Restoring the Planet: Hope for the Environment ... [Published Dartmouth College - Sep 16 2014]
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Deleveraging, What Deleveraging? The 16th Genev... [Published Credit Writedowns - Sep 30 2014]
Originally posted on Vox By Luigi Buttiglione, Philip Lane, Lucrezia Reichlin, Vincent Reinhart The world has not yet begun to deleverage its crisis-linked borrowing. Global debt-to-GDP is breaking new highs in ways that hinder recovery in mature ...
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Roses The house with the nick- and snigger-name Snort and Grunt . Shunned trailer-house, (pocked) scorn-brunt. Side-indented, thorn-bined, boondocked in a hollow. In a green-holler clamber-mire of itch-moss and bramble. Tremblescent ditch-jellies, ...
The 6 Most Influential Business Books Of 2014 [Published Clusterstock - Sep 25 2014]
Each year, dozens of books detailing business strategies and profiling success stories are published, making it difficult to discern which ones are worth your time. Luckily, an esteemed panel of judges for the annual Financial Times' and McKinsey ...
[tt] Gowlett, Gamble, and Dunbar: Human Evoluti... [Published TranshumanTech - Sep 24 2014]
Gowlett, Gamble, and Dunbar: Human Evolution and the Archaeology of theSocial BrainCurrent AnthropologyVol. 53, No. 6, December 2012John Gowlett, Clive Gamble, and Robin DunbarJohn Gowlett is Professor at the School of Archaeology, Classics, andEgyptology, ...
[tt] Meme 251: Frank Forman: How to Think about... [Published TranshumanTech - Sep 12 2014]
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