Category Archives: Division of Social Sciences

New Book by New College Professor David Harvey Examines Debates on Human Diversity During French Enlightenment

October 1, 2012 — New College of Florida Professor of History David Harvey has penned his third book titled The French Enlightenment and Its Others: The Mandarin, the Savage, and the Invention of the Human Sciences. Recently published by Palgrave

New Book by New College Professor David Harvey Examines Debates on Human Diversity During French Enlightenment

October 1, 2012 — New College of Florida Professor of History David Harvey has penned his third book titled The French Enlightenment and Its Others: The Mandarin, the Savage, and the Invention of the Human Sciences. Recently published by Palgrave

New College Professor Carrie Beneš Joins National Initiative to ‘Tune’ the History Major

July 16, 2012 — Professor Carrie Beneš will represent New College of Florida among 60 colleges and universities selected nationwide to participate in the American Historical Association’s (AHA) three-year initiative to “tune the history major.” Beneš, who traveled to Washington,

New College Professor Carrie Beneš Joins National Initiative to ‘Tune’ the History Major

July 16, 2012 — Professor Carrie Beneš will represent New College of Florida among 60 colleges and universities selected nationwide to participate in the American Historical Association’s (AHA) three-year initiative to “tune the history major.” Beneš, who traveled to Washington,

Belfast Professor to Speak on Emancipation and Resistance in Post-Civil War South, Oct. 18, 2011

Tuesday, October 18, 2011 at 6:30 pm “How Race Outlived Slavery: Emancipation and Resistance in the Post-Civil War South” Dr. Brian Kelly, Queens University in Belfast Sudakoff Conference Center at New College of Florida 5845 General Dougher Place, Sarasota The New College

Belfast Professor to Speak on Emancipation and Resistance in Post-Civil War South, Oct. 18, 2011

Tuesday, October 18, 2011 at 6:30 pm “How Race Outlived Slavery: Emancipation and Resistance in the Post-Civil War South” Dr. Brian Kelly, Queens University in Belfast Sudakoff Conference Center at New College of Florida 5845 General Dougher Place, Sarasota The New College

Watch Looking for Angola Project on C-SPAN

As part of an eight-city tour outside the beltway, C-SPAN made one of its first stops at the New College Public Archaeology Lab, looking for a history expert. C-SPAN video journalist Adrienne Hoar interviewed Uzi Baram, professor of anthropology, about

Watch Looking for Angola Project on C-SPAN

As part of an eight-city tour outside the beltway, C-SPAN made one of its first stops at the New College Public Archaeology Lab, looking for a history expert. C-SPAN video journalist Adrienne Hoar interviewed Uzi Baram, professor of anthropology, about

Dialogues with Florida's Past: Archaeology and the Preservation of History

“Dialogues with Florida’s Past” seeks to engage the public in a discourse that will draw upon Florida’s archaeological heritage as we address contemporary concerns. It is organized to pair an archaeologist with a scholar from another discipline. …

Dialogues with Florida's Past: Archaeology and the Preservation of History

“Dialogues with Florida’s Past” seeks to engage the public in a discourse that will draw upon Florida’s archaeological heritage as we address contemporary concerns. It is organized to pair an archaeologist with a scholar from another discipline. …

New College Professor Emily Fairchild Co-Authors Study on Gender Bias in Children's Books

May 13, 2011 — New College of Florida Assistant Professor of Sociology Emily Fairchild has co-authored one of the most comprehensive studies of children’s literature undertaken in the United States. The study, published in the April issue of Gender &

New College Professor Emily Fairchild Co-Authors Study on Gender Bias in Children's Books

May 13, 2011 — New College of Florida Assistant Professor of Sociology Emily Fairchild has co-authored one of the most comprehensive studies of children’s literature undertaken in the United States. The study, published in the April issue of Gender &

Nothing Less Than War a New Book by New College of Florida Professor Justus Doenecke

March 21, 2011 – “We are walking on quicksand,” wrote Woodrow Wilson to a cousin in September 1915. Thus opens a new book by New College of Florida Professor Justus Doenecke titled Nothing Less Than War: A New History of

Nothing Less Than War a New Book by New College of Florida Professor Justus Doenecke

March 21, 2011 – “We are walking on quicksand,” wrote Woodrow Wilson to a cousin in September 1915. Thus opens a new book by New College of Florida Professor Justus Doenecke titled Nothing Less Than War: A New History of

The Barbados Model of Economic Development

The Barbados Model of Economic Development. Listen to Sir Courtney Blackman outline the Barbados experience.

Chae Auditorium 6:00 – 7:20 PM
Tuesday, March 8, 2011

The Barbados Model of Economic Development

The Barbados Model of Economic Development. Listen to Sir Courtney Blackman outline the Barbados experience.

Chae Auditorium 6:00 – 7:20 PM
Tuesday, March 8, 2011

"Archaeological Reflections, A Shaman Reviews the Other History"

Guest Lecturer Randall Daniels-Sakim, Chairman of the Apalachicola Nation, will present in Ancient North America, Ball Anthropology Lab/Seminar Room, on Monday March 14th, from 2 p.m. to 3:20 p.m.

"Archaeological Reflections, A Shaman Reviews the Other History"

Guest Lecturer Randall Daniels-Sakim, Chairman of the Apalachicola Nation, will present in Ancient North America, Ball Anthropology Lab/Seminar Room, on Monday March 14th, from 2 p.m. to 3:20 p.m.

Dialogues with Florida's Past: Lessons for the Environment

Craig Pittman of the St. Petersburg Times and William Marquardt of Florida Museum of Natural History will discuss the lessons from Florida’s archaeology and history for the environment. In the Mildred Sainer Pavilion, Wednesday March 16th, 6 p.m.- 7:3…

Dialogues with Florida's Past: Lessons for the Environment

Craig Pittman of the St. Petersburg Times and William Marquardt of Florida Museum of Natural History will discuss the lessons from Florida’s archaeology and history for the environment. In the Mildred Sainer Pavilion, Wednesday March 16th, 6 p.m.- 7:3…