The Cold War and the Social Sciences: Approaches and Arguments

Friday, April 10, 2009  10:00am The Heyman Center, Second Floor Common Room


Those wishing to attend should register with Erin Jeanette by emailing eaj2115 at columbia dot edu a

Free and open to the public

A day-long workshop on "The Cold War and the Social Sciences: Approaches and Arguments" featuring Peter Mandler, Joel Isaac, Nicholas Dirks, Jamie Cohen-Cole, Nicolas Guilhot, Anders Stephanson, Philip Mirowski, Yanis Varoufakis, Carl Wennerlind, Nils Gilman, Bradley Simpson, and Mark Mazower.


  • Peter Mandler

    Professor of Modern Cultural History
    Bailey College Lecturer in History, Gonville and Caius College

    University of Cambridge

  • Joel Isaac

    Lecturer in the History of Modern Political Thought

    Cambridge University

  • Jamie Cohen-Cole

    Lecturer on the History of Science

    Harvard University

  • Nicolas Guilhot

    Visiting Scholar

    Institute for Public Knowledge

  • Anders Stephanson

    Andrew and Virginia Rudd Family Foundation Professor of History

    Columbia University

  • Philip Mirowski

    Carl Koch Professor of Economics and the History and Philosophy of Science

    University of Notre Dame

  • Yanis Varoufakis

    Professor of Economic Theory

    University of Athens

  • Carl Wennerlind

    Associate Professor of History

    Barnard College

  • Nils Gilman


    University of San Francisco

  • Bradley Simpson

    Assistant Professor of History and International Studies

    Princeton University

  • Mark Mazower

    Ira D. Wallach Professor of World Order Studies

    Department of History
    Columbia University


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