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Hamid Dabashi

Hamid Dabashi is the Hagop Kevorkian Professor of Iranian Studies, the chair of Middle East and Asian Languages and Cultures, and the director of Graduate Studies at the Center for Comparative Literature and Society, Columbia University. His recent publications include Close Up: Iranian Cinema, Past, Present, and Future (2001).

Robert Dahl

Robert Dahl is the Sterling Professor Emeritus of Political Science at Yale University. His most recent publication is On Democracy (1999).

Ralf Dahrendorf

Ralf Dahrendorf, formerly professor of sociology at the universities of Tubingen and Constance, is now a member of the Commission of the European Communities. His books include Essays in the Theory of Society (1969). 

John Dale

John Dale is an associate professor of sociology at George Mason University and the author of Free Burma: Transnational Legal Action and Corporate Accountability (2011). His current research examines the impact of the transnational social innovation movement and the development of smart cities and social enterprises on institutional transformation.

Fred Dallmayr

Fred Dallmayr is the Dee Chair Professor of Political Theory in the Department of Government at the University of Notre Dame. His works include Hegel: Modernity and Politics (1993) and The Other Heidegger (1993).

Lew Daly

Lew Daly is the director of the Sustainable Progress Initiative and a senior fellow at Demos. His books include God’s Economy: Faith-Based Initiatives and the Caring State (2009). 

Hubert Damisch

Hubert Damisch is the Directeur d'Études at L'Ecole des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales, Paris. His most recent book is Ruptures-Cultures (1976).

E. Valent Daniel

E. Valent Daniel is a professor of anthropology at Columbia University. He is the author of Fluid Signs: Being a Person in the Tamil Way (1984). His recent publications include Charred Lullabies: Chapters in an Anthropography of Violence (1997).

Arthur C. Danto

William Darity

William Darity, Jr., is the Arts and Sciences Professor of Public Policy, a professor of African and African-American Studies, and a professor of economics. He is also the director of the Research Network on Racial and Ethnic Inequality. 

Lorraine Daston

Lorraine Daston is the director at the Max Planck Institute for the History of Science and an honorary professor at Humboldt University, Berlin. Her work addresses the history of statistics and probability theory, early modern natural knowledge, scientific objectivity, and the cognitive passions. With Peter Galison, she is currently completing a book on "The Images of Objectivity."

Sheila Greeve Davaney

Sheila Greeve Davaney, Program Officer for Religion at the Ford Foundation, is the Harvey H. Potthoff Professor of Christian Theology Emeritus at the Iliff School of Theology. Her books include Pragmatic Historicism: A Theology for the Twenty-First Century (2000).

Katie Davis

Katie Davis is a doctoral student and research assistant at the Harvard Graduate School of Education. Her research focuses on adolescents' psychosocial development.

Amber Day

Amber Day is an assistant professor of media and performance studies at Bryant University. She is the author of Satire and Dissent: Interventions in Contemporary Political Debate (2011).

John Day

John Day is a research associate at the Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique and a lecturer in economic history at the University of Paris.

Lincoln H. Day

Lincoln H. Day, a visiting fellow in demography at the Australian National University, is one of the co-authors of the forthcoming Disabled Workers in the Labor Market. 

Malathi de Alwis

Malathi de Alwis is a senior research fellow at the International Center for Ethnic Studies in Colombo, Sri Lanka. A founder of the Women's Coalition for Peace, she is co-editor of Embodied Violence: Communalizing Women's Sexuality in South Asia (with Jayawardena, 1996).

Carlos de la Torre

Carlos de la Torre is a doctoral candidate at the New School for Social Research.

Olivier De Schutter

Olivier De Schutter is a professor at the University of Louvain (UCL) and a visiting professor at Columbia University. Since 2008, he has been the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the right to food. 

Ithiel de Sola Pool

Ithiel de Sola Pool is a professor of political science at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and also holds, among other posts, that of a consultant to various corporations and government organizations.

Nicolas de Torrente

Nicolas de Torrente manages a program to strengthen democracy in Uganda. He worked for 15 years with Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors Without Borders, in roles including Executive Director of MSF in the United States. 

Hent de Vries

Hent de Vries is the director of the Humanities Center, a professor of philosophy, and the Russ Family Chair in the Zanvyl Krieger School of Arts and Science at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore. His publications include Minimal Theologies: Critiques of Secular Reason in Adorno and Levinas (2005) and Religion Beyond a Concept (editor, 2008). 

Frans B. M. de Waal

Frans B. M. de Waal is the C. H. Candler Professor in the Psychology Department of Emory University and the director of the Living Links Center, part of the Yerkes National Primate Research Center. His publications include Primates and Philosophers (2006)

Jacek Debiec

Jacek Debiec is a philosopher and a psychiatrist at the Center for Neural Science, New York University. He is the author and editor of, with Joseph LeDoux and Henry Moxx, The Self: From Soul to Brain (2003).

Befekadu Degefe

Befekadu Degefe was a research fellow in the Department of Economics at the New School for Social Research from 2008–2010. He has served as a Senior Economic Affairs Officer with the UN Economic Commission for Africa, a research fellow at the International Monetary Fund, a consultant to the World Bank, and the president of the Ethiopia Economic Association.

Guest Editor’s Introduction: Accountability for Development in Africa. 

Alexandra Délano Alonso

Alexandra Délano Alonso is an assistant professor of global studies at The New School and codirector of the Zolberg Center on Global Migration. She is the author of Mexico and Its Diaspora in the United States: Policies of Emigration Since 1848 (Cambridge University Press, 2011). Her work has been published in Political Geography, Politics and Society, International Migration Review, Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies, and other journals.

Andrew Delbanco

Andrew Delbanco is the Mendelson Family Chair of American Studies and the Levi Professor in the Humanities at Columbia University. Recipient of the 2011 National Humanities Medal, he is the author of many books, including, most recently, College: What It Was, Is, and Should Be (2012). 

Ralph Della Cava

Ralph Della Cava is a professor of History at Queens College of the City University of New York. 

Laura L. Del Pisotia

Patrick J. Deneen

Patrick J. Deneen is an assistant professor of politics at Princeton University. He has published on ancient and American political thought and is the author of The Odyssey of Political Theory.

Daniel C. Dennett

Daniel C. Dennett is the director of the Center for Cognitive Studies. He recently wrote Darwin’s Dangerous Idea (1995)

William Deringer

William Deringer is the Leo Marx Career Development Associate Professor of Science, Technology, and Society at MIT. His book Calculated Values: Finance, Politics, and the Quantitative Age (2018) examines how numerical "facts and figures" became an authoritative mode of public reasoning in Anglophone politics.

Jacques Derrida

Jacques Derrida is a professor at the École Normale Superieure, Paris, and is a visiting professor in the Humanities at Yale. His books in English include Writing and Difference (1978).

Terrence des Pres

Terrence des Pres teaches at Colgate University and is the author of The Survivor: An Anatomy of Life in the Death Camps (1976).

Vincent Descombes

Vincent Descombes is in the philosophy department of the University of Paris—Sorbonne. His most recent book is Modern French Philosophy (1980). 

Alain Desrosieres

Alain Desrosieres is a member of INSEE, the French national statistical office. He is the author of The Politics of Large Numbers: A History of Statistical Reasoning (1998) and is currently engaged in research about the sociology of statistics, especially their construction and their uses.

Brian Dessureau

Felicia J. Deyrup

Felicia J. Deyrup is an associate professor of economics in the Graduate Faculty of the New School. 

Thorold J. Deyrup

Thorold J. Deyrup is associated with the law firm of BerIe, Berle, Agee & Land, and has served as a member of the Committee on International Law of the Bar Association of the City of New York.

Stanley Diamond

Stanley Diamond is a Distinguished Professor of Anthropology and the Humanities in the Graduate Faculty, New School for Social Research, and a member of the Board of Editors of Social Research. He is also editor of Dialectical Anthropology. His most recent works, currently in press, are The Poetics of Anthropology and Return to the River: A Narrative Poem

Cora Diamond

Cora Diamond is the William R. Kenan, Jr., Professor of Philosophy at the University of Virginia. Her most recent work is The Realistic Spirit: Wittgenstein, Philosophy, and the Mind (1991).

Morris Dickstein

Morris Dickstein is a professor of English and film at Queens College and the City University of New York Graduate Center. His most recent book is Double Agent: The Critic and Society (1992). 

Jiri Dienstbier

Jiri Dienstbier, a former Communist Party member, is a Charter 77 spokesman and a member of the Committee for the Defense of the Persecuted. He was imprisoned for three years. 

Paul DiMaggio

Paul DiMaggio is a tutor and doctoral candidate at Harvard University. He wrote, with Michael Useem and Paula Brown, The American Arts Audience (1978).

Robert W. Dimand

Robert W. Dimand is a professor of economics at Brock University, St. Catharine’s, Ontario, Canada. He publishes on the history of macro­ economics, the early history of game theory, and the history of women in economics.

Hasia Diner

Hasia Diner is a professor of Hebrew and Judaic studies and history, the Paul S. and Sylvia Steinberg Professor of American Jewish History, and the director of the Goldstein-Goren Center for American Jewish History at New York University. Her books include Hungering for America: Italian, Irish and Jewish Foodways in the Age of Migration (2002).

Mikhail Dmitriev

Mikhail Dmitriev is the First Deputy Minister of Labor and Social Development in Russia.

Andre du Toit

Andre Du Toit is the Emeritus Professor of Political Studies at the University of Cape Town. His recent publications include Truth versus Justice (2000) and “Critic and Citizen: The Intellectual, Transformation and Academic Freedom” in Pretexts (2000).

Ernest Doblin

Richard E. Doblin

Richard E. Doblin is the founder and president of the Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies. His publications include Leary’s Concord Prison Experiment: A 34-Year Follow-up Study in the Journal of Psychoactive Drugs (1998). 

Michele Le Doeuff

Michele Le Doeuff teaches philosophy at L'École Normale Superieure at Fontenay. He is author of L'Imaginaire philosophique (1980).

Loreto M. Dominguez

Loreto M. Dominguez, Chief of the Division of Economic Reform for the Pan American Union, has written numerous studies on problems of international trade and economic development, with special reference to Latin America.

Pablo Dominguez

Pablo Dominguez Galbraith, a PhD candidate in the Department of Spanish and Portuguese at Princeton University, studies migration, security, and human rights, drawing on narratives of violence, exclusion, refugee status, and human mobility across Latin America.

Ricardo Dominguez

Ricardo Dominguez is a cofounder of The Electronic Disturbance Theater (EDT), which developed virtual sit-in technologies in solidarity with the Zapatista communities in Chiapas, Mexico, in 1998. He is an associate professor of visual arts at the University of California, San Diego, a Hellman Fellow, and the Principal/Principle Investigator at CALIT2 and the Performative Nano-Robotics Lab at SME, UCSD.

Virginia R. Dominguez

Virginia R. Dominguez is the codirector of the International Forum for US Studies and a professor of anthropology at the University of Iowa. Her most recent published works include From Beijing to Port Moresby: The Policies of National Identity in Cultural Policies (Gordon and Breach, 1998) and "The Racialist Politics of Concepts, Or is it the Racialist Concepts of Politics," published in Ethos (Spring/Summer 1997).

Merlin Donald

Merlin Donald is a professor of psychology at Queens University in Kingston, Ontario, and the author of Origins of the Modern Mind (1991). 

Strachan Donnelley

Strachan Donnelley, Director of the Humans and Nature Program at the Hastings Center, is the author of Wolves and Human Communities (coeditor with Sharpe and Norton, 2000), and the article "Human Nature, Views of" in the Encyclopedia of Applied Ethics (1998). His current project is entitled Ideas of Humans and Nature.

John J. Donohue III

John J. Donohue III is the Leighton Homer Surbeck Professor of Law at Yale University. His recent major articles include "Uses and Abuses of Empirical Evidence in the Death Penalty Debate" (with Wolfers, 2005) and "The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Crime" (with Levitt, 2001).

Gary Dorrien

Gary Dorrien teaches at Union Theological Seminary and Columbia University. His many books include Kantian Reason and Hegelian Spirit (2012), and The New Abolition: W. E. B. Du Bois and the Black Social Gospel (2015). This article adapts material from his book, Imagining Democratic Socialism: Political Theology, Marxism, and Social Democracy (forthcoming 2019).

James R. Doty

James R. Doty is the clinical professor of neurosurgery at Stanford University School of Medicine and the director of the Center for the Study of Compassion and Altruism Research and Education (CCARE).

Mary Douglas

Mary Douglas taught anthropology at the University of London, Northwestern University, and Princeton. Her most recent book is How Institutions Think (1986). 

William O. Douglas

William O. Douglas is an associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court.

John Aubrey Douglass

John Aubrey Douglass is the senior research fellow for public policy and higher education at the Center for Studies in Higher Education at the University of California, Berkeley. He is the founder and head of the Student Experience in the Research University Consortium. 

William A. Douglass

William A. Douglass directs the Basque Studies Program at the University of Nevada. He is the author of Death in Murelaga and, with Jon Bilbao, of Amerikanuak: Basques in the New World.

Mark Dow

Mark Dow is author of American Gulag: Inside US Immigration Prisons (2004). He lectures in English at Hunter College and the New York University School of Continuing and Professional Studies.

Anthony Downs

Anthony Downs, when he wrote this paper, was an assistant professor of economics and political science at the University of Chicago. At present, he is a consultant economist for the Real Estate Research Corporation. In addition to his 1957 book, he has written many articles for academic and professional journals. 

D.V. Dragunskii

D.V. Dragunskii is a contributor to Twentieth Century and Peace. 

Theodore Draper

Theodore Draper is a member of the Institute for Advanced Study at Princeton  and a fellow of the Hoover Institution on War, Revolution, and Peace at Stanford. His published works include "Gastonia Revisited" in Social Research (Spring 1971) and a history of American Communism.

Hubert L. Dreyfus

Hubert L. Dreyfus is a professor of philosophy at the University of California, Berkeley. His books include What Computers Still Can't Do (3rd ed. 1992).