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  • Time to rethink foreign policy?

    In a new book, political scientist Barry Posen makes the case for a more limited U.S. military strategy.

    July 9, 2014
  • Regina Bateson: Crime, punishment and politics

    MIT political scientist studies the long-term effects of war on people’s social and political behavior.

    March 17, 2014
  • How civil wars evolve

    MIT political scientist’s book shows how even the bloodiest conflicts feature pragmatic alliances — not just ancient sectarian divisions.

    November 2, 2012
  • 3 Questions: Hanna Rose Shell on the hidden history of camouflage

    Historian of technology’s new book traces the surprisingly recent invention of a standard military practice.

    May 10, 2012
  • The Civil War’s iron age

    MIT historian David Mindell revisits the human experience on board one of history’s most famous warships.

    May 2, 2012
  • MIT and the Civil War

    President Susan Hockfield speaks on the struggle for America’s future — then and now.

    February 9, 2012
  • First Person Victim

    Video game uses interactive drama and tragedy to create awareness about consequences of war.

    April 15, 2011
  • A difference maker

    Vannevar Bush PhD ’16, a unique figure in American history, transformed his country’s scientific establishment during its wartime hour of need.

    February 16, 2011