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The group of K-12 teachers that participated in the Summer Institute for Teachers.
The Council on Middle East Studies at the MacMillan Center welcomed participants to its three-day Summer Institute for Teachers (SIT), “Refugees in Recent History,” from June...
Deena Mousa (YC ‘20) walks customers through treatment surveys in a Carrefour grocery store in Doha, Qatar.
Thanks to the generous funding from the Libby Rouse Grant I received through the Council on Middle East Studies at the MacMillan Center, I spent several weeks this summer in...
A young woman provides a DNA sample via cheek swab. She was among a cohort of Syrian adolescents forcibly displaced by conflict to participate in a study on the effects of genetic and resilience on the mental health recovery. (Photo courtesy of the research team.)
A new study demonstrates the influence of genetic factors and resilience — the resources and capacities for overcoming adversity — on changes in levels of psychosocial stress...
“Literature and the press in times of great political upheavals”:  this could be a title for my research on the Algerian press during the early nineties. As the 1980s turned...
Reshuffling alliances: US President Donald Trump with King Salman of Saudi Arabia and Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan...

Faculty Research

Abbas Amanat
Abbas Amanat, the William Graham Sumner Professor of History at Yale, poured decades of research into “Iran: A Modern History,” his new book charting five centuries of...