Linguistics and Philosophy
The MIT Prison Initiative provides an academic framework for undergraduates and local inmates to explore the human condition.
Philosopher Tamar Schapiro studies how we blend reason and emotion while refining our adult selves.
MIT ranked within the top 5 for 19 of 46 subject areas.
Surprise gathering and "Festschrift" salute Pesetsky's research, influence, and teaching in linguistics.
MIT professor of philosophy Kieran Setiya explores how individuals and societies can think about and act on climate change.
Why is it so hard for human beings to address climate change? What can motivate effective action?
Honored positions afford faculty additional support for research.
SHASS welcomes eight new faculty members for 2016.
Experts from the School of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences weigh in on topics from polling to rhetoric to individual campaign issues.