Research Highlights

Campus Research Has Ties to BRAIN Project

Campus Research Has Ties to BRAIN Project

President Barack Obama has unveiled the BRAIN Initiative, a project that will map the inner workings of the brain to discover answers to diseases such as epilepsy, autism and Alzheimer’s disease. At Rutgers–Camden’s Center for Computational and Integrative Biology, students and faculty members are collaborating on research that relates to the work outlined in the […]

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RIIPL Promotes Research in Information Policy

RIIPL Promotes Research in Information Policy

The Rutgers Institute for Information Policy and Law (RIIPL) has launched a new website to promote research, innovation, and education in the  field of information policy. RIIPL is an interdisciplinary venture based at the Rutgers School of Law–Camden that takes a broad approach to the study of the legal, economic, and cultural implications of information […]

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Natural, Civil, and Religious: Bridging the Divide over Same-Sex Marriage

Natural, Civil, and Religious: Bridging the Divide over Same-Sex Marriage

I want in these few pages to share one sliver of one piece of a larger project on the debate over same-sex marriage. Over the years, proponents of same-sex marriage have distilled their arguments into two powerful slogans: “Freedom to Marry” and “Marriage Equality.” These two ideas – “Freedom to Marry” and “Marriage Equality” – […]

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Reimagining Writing

Reimagining Writing

Philip Scranton, a Rutgers University Board of Governors Professor of History of Industry and Technology, has written a guest blog post for John Hopkins University Press on how to write for and with a colleague and friend. When a scholarly book is finished, and before readers and critics decide what it means and what use […]

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Alice Hamilton: Exploring the Dangerous Trades

Alice Hamilton: Exploring the Dangerous Trades

Janet Golden, a professor of history at Rutgers-Camden, has written a column about Alice Hamilton for womensvoicesforchange.org. Alice Hamilton has fascinated me for 30 years. But who knows about her? She’s been pictured on the 55-cent stamp, it’s true, yet she’s still on that long list of women who come under the heading  “Remarkable but […]

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