Tag: Joseph Harris

Pardee Center Sponsors Symposium on Global Health and the Social Sciences

More than 20 anthropologists, sociologists, political scientists, and global health specialists gathered at Boston University on Nov. 9 and 10 at the first Symposium on Global Health and the Social Sciences. Sponsored by the Frederick S. Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range Future, the gathering was convened and hosted by Pardee Center Faculty […]

Joseph Harris Authors New Book on Universal Health Care in Developing Countries

Joseph Harris, an assistant professor of Sociology and a Faculty Research Fellow at the Frederick S. Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range Future, has published a new book titled¬†Achieving Access: Professional Movements and the Politics of Health Universalism¬†(Cornell University Press 2017).¬† In the book, Prof. Harris explores the dynamics that made universal health […]