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The Ivory Tower: A History of an Idea about Knowledge and Politics

General Programming

dateMarch 4, 2010 timeThursday, 6:15pm EST location The Heyman Center, Second Floor Common Room, Columbia University
Notes
  • Free and open to the public
  • No registration necessary
  • First come, first seated
  • Photo ID required for entry
Library room with orange traffic barricade overlaid

Steven Shapin, Franklin L. Ford Professor of the History of Science at Harvard University, will speak on "The Ivory Tower: A History on an Idea about Knowledge and Politics." Craig Calhoun, the Director of the Social Science Research Council, will chair.

Participants
  • Steven Shapin Franklin L. Ford Professor of the History of Science Harvard University
  • Craig Calhoun Director Social Science Research Council