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NEW Dædalus—Winter 2023—Creating a New Moral Political Economy
How can we reshape capitalist democracy to ensure the flourishing of all? How can we create a new moral political economy that upholds our shared morality, respects differences, and honors our commitment to our planet and its people?
Mar 28, 2023 Public
The Fragile Balance of Terror: Deterrence in the New Nuclear Age - Book Event at the Academy
Featuring David B. Allison, Giles David Arceneaux, Mariana Budjeryn, Matthew Bunn, Emma Belcher, Christopher Clary, Rebecca Davis Gibbons, Francesca Giovannini, Nicole Grajewski, Matthew W. Guasco, Doreen Horschig, Robert Legvold, Nicholas L. Miller, Steven E. Miller, David Oxtoby, and Heather Williams
Cambridge, MA or Zoom Videoconference
Mar 30, 2023 Public
The Humanities and the Rise of the Terabytes
Featuring Danielle Allen, Jeffrey Brown, and David W. Oxtoby