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Afghanistan: What Happened and What Can Be Done?

America's precipitous withdrawal from Afghanistan has raised a number of important questions that this panel hopes to address. Among these are: Is this event a sign of America’s loss of…

From  Julia Schwarz on September 17th, 2021 0 likes 37 plays

'On the Judgement of History' with Joan Wallach Scott

Joan Wallach Scott, American historian and professor emerita in the School of Social Sciences at the Institute for Advanced Study, will discuss her latest book, "On the Judgment of…

From  PU Princeton University Library on May 3rd, 2021 0 likes 8 plays

"Weird Romance": Adaptation Error and the Science Fiction Musical, Violet Gautreau UG '22 (2312495)

This paper analyzes how James Tiptree, Jr’s science fiction novella “The Girl Who Was Plugged In” (1974) was adapted for the musical theatre stage. Reviewers unanimously attacked…

From  Research Princeton Research Day on April 29th, 2021 3 likes 99 plays

Hope Springs…Motivated Reasoning? An Exploration of the Interdependence of Hope and Belief as an Explanation for Why We Prescribe Overly Optimistic Beliefs, Emma Cottrill, UG '21 (2311968)

Research suggests that when asked to reason about another person, people tend to say the person ought to form motivated, unrealistic, overly optimistic beliefs. Why do people say others ought to…

From  Research Princeton Research Day on April 29th, 2021 1 likes 56 plays

CITP Seminar: Woodrow Hartzog - A Duty of Loyalty for Privacy Law

Data privacy law fails to stop companies from engaging in self-serving, opportunistic behavior at the expense of those who trust them with their data. Academics and policymakers have recently…

From  CI Center for Information Technology Policy on March 25th, 2021 0 likes 7 plays

Bradford Seminar Series: Anthony Ku : " Carbon Neutrality in China by 2060: An Energy Company's Perspective "

China’s commitment to peak CO2 by 2030 and carbon neutrality by 2060 is an ambitious target. Anthropogenic CO2 emissions from China in 2019 were about 10 GtCO2, with about half this total…

From  Broadcast Broadcast Center Staff on March 24th, 2021 0 likes 5 plays

Russia’s Political Crisis – Navalnyi’s in Jail: Now What?

A special event lecture with Leonid Volkov, chief of staff and political director of Alexei Navalnyi’s opposition campaign.Sponsored by the Program in Russian, East European, and Eurasian…

From  Jack Allen on March 7th, 2021 0 likes 31 plays