Society

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What People Really Think About Working Moms

May 31, 2013

Jerry Jacobs of the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for helping design a study on working motherhood.

Article Source: Time

New Book Looks at WWI Through Eyes of Its Final Veterans

May 27, 2013

Penn grad Richard Rubin’s new book aims to bring the conflict alive using the voices of those who fought.

Article Source: CBS Local

Swimming Against a Foul Tide

May 26, 2013

Mark Liberman of the School of Arts and Sciences says society has always had taboo words and speech said in anger.

Article Source: Philly.com

The New Science of Giving

May 17, 2013

Katherina Rosqueta of the School of Social Policy & Practice’s Center for High Impact Philanthropy is quoted about whether or not donors care if their donations will highly impact the charities’ goals.

Article Source: The Wall Street Journal

Get Them While They’re Young

May 14, 2013

Vivian Seltzer of the School of Social Policy and Practice is cited for her research on adolescent development.

Article Source: The Huffington Post

Dark Heritage

May 12, 2013

James McGann of the School of Arts and Sciences is mentioned for studying think tanks.

Article Source: New York Times

Audio: Anatomy of Violence

May 6, 2013

Adrian Raine of the School of Arts and Sciences and the Perelman School of Medicine is interviewed about studying the psychological origins of crime.

Article Source: WHYY

Charity Can’t Fill Holes in Aid to Poor

May 1, 2013

Michael Katz of the School of Arts and Sciences and Katherina Rosqueta of the School of Social Policy & Practice’s Center for High Impact Philanthropy comment on the impact of charities on the poor.

Article Source: Philly.com

Video: Will You Buy Into Obamacare or Pay the Penalty?

April 30, 2013

Kevin Volpp of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School discusses health-care costs.

Article Source: Marketplace

Cities Make Use of Legacy Assets

May 1, 2013

Mark Alan Hughes and Elise Harrington of the School of Design pen an op-ed about the value of legacy assets.

Article Source: Philly.com