Author Last Names - P


Douglas S. Paauw

Biography not available
An Economic Survey of Communist China. [Review of book by Wu Yuan-Li], Vol. 23 No. 4 (Winter 1956)

Pierre Pachet

Pierre Pachet, former professor of modern literature at the University Paris-7 has contributed to the translation in French of selected essays of H. Arendt (Penser l'evenement, Belin, 1989) and of W. H. Auden (Essais critiques, Belin, 2000).
The Authority of Poets in a World without Authority, Vol. 74 No. 3 (Fall 2007)

Henry Pachter

Henry Pachter, formerly at the New School and the City University of New York, now teaches at Rutgers University College. He is author of Modern Germany (1979) and coeditor of Dissent.

West German Leadership and Foreign Policy. [Review of book edited by Hans Speier and W. Phillips Davison], Vol. 26 No. 1 (Spring 1959)
China: Its People, Its Society, Its Culture. [Survey of World Cultures, vol. 6.] [in collaboration with Samuel C. Chu, Leslie L. Chark, Jung-pang Lo, Yuan-li Wu, under the editorship of Hsiao Hsia.], Vol. 27 No. 3 (Fall 1960)  

The Costs of Democracy. [Review of book by Alexander Heard], Vol. 27 No. 4 (Winter 1960)   

Review Note: The Legend of the 20th of July, 1944, Vol. 29 No. 1 (Spring 1962)    

Forum--The German Resistance Movement: Rejoinder to Hans Rothfels' Comment, Vol. 29 No. 4 (Winter 1962)

Amateur Diplomats and the Peace Literature (Review Notes), Vol. 30 No. 1 (Spring 1963) 

Mussolini's Enemies: The Italian Anti-Fascist Resistance. Fascismo e Anti-Fascismo (Lezioni e Testimonianze). Two Volumes. [Review of book by Charles Delzell], Vol. 30 No. 4 (Winter 1963)

The Best of All Possible Social Democrats? {Review Note} The Social Democrats in Imperial Germany: A Study in Working Class Isolation and National Integration. [Review of Guenther Roth's book by Henry Pachter], Vol. 31 No. 4 (Winter 1964)

The Crisis of German Ideology (Intellectual Origins of the Third Reich). New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1964. 360 pp. $5.95. [Review of book by George L. Mosse], Vol. 34 No. 2 (Summer 1967)

Introduction, Vol. 47 No. 2 (Summer 1980)

The Idea of Progress in Marxism, Vol. 41 No. 1 (Spring 1974)

Forum: War, Peace and the Uncommitted Nations - A Controversy (Rejoinder), Vol. 39 No. 2 (Summer 1964)
The Intellectuals and the State of Weimar, Vol. 39 No. 2 (Summer 1972)

Barbara Packer

Biography not available
Hope and Despair in the Writings of William Cowper, Vol. 66 No. 2 (Summer 1999)

Vishnu Padayachee

Vishnu Padayachee is a Senior Professor at the School of Development Studies, University of KwaZulu-Natal. His articles have appeared in such journals as World Development, The Journal of International Development, and The Cambridge Journal of Economics. His books include Urban Vortex (2002) and the forthcoming volume The Development Decade: Social and Economic Change in South Africa (2005).
The South African Economy, 1994-2004, Vol. 72 No. 3 (Summer 2005)

Saul K. Padover

Saul K. Padover is Professor of Political Science and History in the Graduate Faculty of the New School.
The Secret Diary of Harold L. Ickes. Vol. 1: The First Thousand Days, 1933-1936; 1953, xii & 738 pp. Vol. 2: The Inside Struggle, 1936-1939; 1954, 759 pp. [Review of books by Harold L. Ickes], Vol. 21 No. 4 (Winter 1954)
The Twentieth Century: The Challenge to the West and Its Response. [New and enlarged ed.] and American Nationalism: An Interpretative Essay., Vol. 25 No. 4 (Winter 1958)
America and Europe: Mutual Misunderstandings, Vol. 17 No. 3 (Fall 1950)
Madison as a Political Thinker, Vol. 20 No. 1 (Spring 1953)
The Papers of Thomas Jefferson. Vol. III, Vol. IV, Vol. V and Vol. VI [Review of book editted by Julian Boyd], Vol. 20 No. 2 (Summer 1953)
George Washington--Portrait of a True Conservative, Vol. 22 No. 2 (Summer 1955)
The Singular Mr. Hamilton, Vol. 24 No. 2 (Summer1957)
The World of the Founding Fathers, Vol. 25 No. 2 (Summer 1958)
The Political Ideas of John Marshall, Vol. 26 No. 1 (Spring 1959)
Lassell's Impact on the Study of Power in a Democracy (Review Notes), Vol. 29 No. 4 (Winter 1962)
Ancient Roman Statues. [A translation with introduction, commentary, glossary, and index.] [Review of book by Saul K Padover], Vol. 26 No. 4 (Winter 1962)
The Atlantic Frontier: Colonial American Civilization 1607-1763 [Review of book by Louis B. Wright], Vol. 29 No. 2 (Summer 1949) The Papers of Thomas Jefferson [Review of Book], Vol. 18 No. 2 (Summer 1951)

Karl O. Paetel

Biography not available
Letter to the Editor, Vol. 24 No. 3 (Fall 1957)

Geza Charles Paikert

Biography not available
A History of Hungary, 1929-1945. [Review of book by C. A. Macartney], Vol. 25 No. 2 (Summer 1958)

John Palfrey

John Palfrey is the Henry N. Ess III Professor of Law at Harvard Law School and Faculty Co-Director of the Berkman Center for Internet and Society at Harvard University.
Four Phases of Internet Regulation, Vol. 77 No. 3 (Fall 2010)

Thomas I. Palley

Biography not available
The Free Trade Debate: A Left Keynesian Gaze, Vol. 61 No. 2 (Summer 1994)

Orhan Pamuk

Orhan Pamuk has been the recipient of major Turkish and international literary awards. Among his novels are My Name is Red (2001), The New Life (1997), The White Castle (1990), and The Black Book (1994). His work has been translated into more than 30 languages. He currently lives in Istanbul.
A Private Reading of Andre Gide's Public Journal, Vol. 70 No. 3 (Fall 2003)

Fabio Parasecoli

Fabio Parasecoli is Associate Professor and Coordinator of Food Studies at the New School. His publications include The History of Food in Italy (forthcoming), Food Culture in Italy (2004) and Bite Me! Food in Popular Culture (2008). He is general editor, with Peter Scholliers, of the six-volume Cultural History of Food (2012).
Food, Identity, and Cultural Reproduction in Immigrant Communities, Vol. 81 No. 2 (Summer 2014)

Bhikhu Parekh

Bhikhu Parekh, Lecturer in the Department of Political Studies, University of Hull, has most recently published Dissent and Disorder and The Morality of Politics. He is at work on a book dealing with the role of violence in politics.
Utopianism and Manicheism: A Critique of Marcuse's Theory of Revolution, Vol. 39 No. 4 (Winter 1972)

Michael Parenti

Michael Parenti, Assistant Professor of Political Science, State University of New York at Stony Brook, is collaborating on a study of ethnic politics.
The Black Muslims: From Revolution to Institution, Vol. 31 No. 2 (Summer 1964)
The Symbolic Uses of Politics. [Review of book by Murray Edelman], Vol. 32 No. 2 (Summer 1965)

Robert L. Park

Robert L. Park is Professor of Physics and former department chair at the University of Maryland. He posts a weekly internet column on issues of science and society at
Fraud in Science, Vol. 75 No. 4 (Winter 2008)

Harold T. Parker

Harold T. Parker, Professor Emeritus of History at Duke University, is now Adjunct Professor at the University of Alabama in Huntsville. His books include The Cult of Antiquity and the French Revolutionaries (1937).
"Foreword," Vol. 47, No.3 (Fall 1980)

W. Hays Parks

W. Hays Parks is Special Assistant to the Judge Advocate General of the Army and Adjunct Professor of International Law, American University School of Law. In 2001 he received the United States Special Operations Command Outstanding Civilian Service Medal, the command's top civilian award. His articles have appeared in numerous military and legal journals.
The United States Military and the Law of War: Inculcating an Ethos, Vol. 69 No. 4 (Winter 2002)

J. E., Jr. Parsons

Biography not available
Locke's Doctrine of Property, Vol. 36 No. 3 (Fall 1968)

Talcott Parsons

Talcott Parsons was Professor of Sociology at Harvard University. He was the author of many books, among which were The Structure of Social Action, The Social System and The American Societal Community.
Religion in Postindustrial America: The Problem of Secularization, Vol. 41 No. 2 (Summer 1974)
Comment on the Vico and Sociology Session: Vico and History, Vol. 43 No. 4 (Winter 1976)
The Symbolic Environment of Modern Economies, Vol. 46 No. 4 (Winter 1979)
Religion in Postindustrial America: The Problem of Secularization, Vol. 51 No. 2 (Summer 1984)
The Gift of Life and its Reciprocation, Vol. 39 No. 3 (Fall 1972)

James Parsons

James Parsons studied philosophy at the New School for Social Research, and is now a student of sculpture in Mexico, D. F.
Comment on Lowe's Mechanistic Approach [19:2], Vol. 19 No. 4 (Winter 1952)

Henry M. Patcher

Biography not available
Defining an Event: Prolegomenon to Any Future Philosophy of History, Vol. 41 No. 2 (Summer 1974)

Henry Patchere

Biography not available
The Challenge of Coexistence: A Study of Soviet Economic Diplomacy. [Review of book by Milton Kovner], Vol. 28 No. 3 (Fall 1961)

Orlando Patterson

Orlando Patterson is Professor of Sociology at Harvard University. His most recent book is Freedom in the Making of Western Culture (1991).
Slavery, Alientation, and the Female Discovery of Personal Freedom, Vol. 58 No. 1 (Spring 1991)
The Unholy Trinity: Freedom, Slavery, and the American Constitution, Vol. 54 No. 3 (Fall 1987)

Diane B. Paul

Diane B. Paul is Professor of political science at the University of Massachusetts at Boston and research associate at the Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University.
Eugenic Anxieties, Social Realities, and Political Choices, Vol. 59 No. 3 (Fall 1992)

Moshe Pearlmann

Biography not available
Constitutions, Electoral Laws, Treaties of Sates in the Near and Middle East [Review of book by Helen Miller Davis], Vol. 15 No. 2 (Summer 1948)
The Economic Development of Syria. [Review of book by the International Bank for Reconstriction and Development], Vol. 23 No. 4 (Winter 1956)

David Pears

David Pears, Philosopher, is Professor Emeritus at Oxford University. He is the author of The False Prison: A Study of the Development of Wittgenstein's Philosophy (1991).
The Anatomy of Courage, Vol. 71 No. 1 (Spring 2004)

Eric J. Pederson

Eric J. Pederson is a PhD student in the Evolution and Human Behavior Laboratory at the University of Miami. His recent publications include "Do humans really punish altruistically? A closer look" (Proc. R. Soc. Lond. B., 2013).

The Evolution of Generosity: How Natural Selection Builds Devices for Benefit Delivery, Vol. 80 No. 2 (Summer 2013). 

Alexander H. Pekelis

Biography not available
Administrative Discretion and the Rule of Law, Vol. 10 No. 1 (Spring 1943)
The Case for a Jurisprudence of Welfare - Possibilities and Limitations, Vol. 11 No. 3 (Fall 1944)
The Cheyenne Way: Conflict and Case Law in Primitive Jurisprudence [Review of book by Karl N. Llewellyn and E. Adamson Hoebel], Vol. 9 No. 4 (Winter 1942)

Ann Pellegrini

Ann Pellegrini is Associate Professor of Performance Studies and Religious Studies and Director of the Center for the Study of Gender and Sexuality at New York University. Her books include Love the Sin:Sexual Regulation and the Limits of Religious Tolerance (coauthored with Jackson. 2004).'
Religion, Secularism and a Democratic Politics of As If, Vol. 76 No. 4 (Winter 2009)

Francesco Pellizzi

Francesco Pellizzi is an Associate in Middle American Ethnology at the Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology at Harvard University and Adjunct Professor of Art History at the Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science in New York.
Specificity and Generality of Myth: Some Notes on Michel Perrin and Sheldon Wolin, Vol. 52 No. 2 (Summer 1985)

Ernst Peltzer

Biography not available
Industrialization of Young Countries and the Change in the International Division of Labor, Vol. 7 No. 2 (Summer 1940)

Jan Pen

Jan Pen is Professor of Economics at the University of Groningen and the author of Income Distribution (1971).
Perennial Problems in the Social Sciences: Distribution as a Perennial Problem in Economics, Vol. 41 No. 3 (Fall 1974)
A Clear Case of Leveling: Income Equalization in The Netherlands, Vol. 46 No. 4 (Winter 1979)

Ian S. Penton-Voak

Ian S. Penton-Voak is a Lecturer in Psychology at the University of St. Andrews. He is principal author of 'Female Preferences for Male Faces Change Cyclically' (Nature, 1999).
Consistency and Individual Differences in Facial Attractiveness Judgements: An Evolutionary Perspective, Vol. 67 No. 1 (Spring 2000)

Arno Penzias

Arno Penzias is Vice President and Chief Scientist at Bell labs, Lucent Technologies. He is the author of Digital Harmony (1995) and Ideas and Information (1989) and is currently working on The Next Fifty Years: Bell Laboratories Technical Journal.
Technology and the Rest of Culture: Keynote, Vol. 64 No. 3 (Fall 1997)

Charmaine Pereira

Biography not available
Configuring Global, National, and Local in Governance Agendas and Women's Struggles in Nigeria, Vol. 69 No. 3 (Fall 2002)

Carina Perelli

Carina Perelli is connected with the Peitho Society of Political Analysis in Montevideo.
Settling Accounts with Blood Memory: The Case of Argentina, Vol. 59 No. 2 (Summer 1992)

Martin Peretz

Martin Peretz is Chairman and Editor in Chief of the New Republic. He holds numerous honorary degrees, as well as the Medal of Distinction from the University of Missouri's School of Journalism and the National Magazine Award for Outstanding Achievement in Essays and Criticisms from Columbia University's Graduate School of Journalism.
Part I: Just and Unjust War: Introduction, Vol. 69 No. 4 (Winter 2002)

Victor Perez-Diaz

Victor Perez-Diaz is Professor of Sociology at Complutense University of Madrid. He is the author of Spain at the Crossroads: Civil Society, Politics and the Rule of Law (1999) and The Return of Civil Society: The Emergence of Democratic Spain (1993).
The Role of Civil Nations in the Making of Europe, Vol. 67 No. 4 (Winter 2000)

Henry J. Perkinson

Henry J. Perkinson is Professor of Educational History at New York University. His most recent book is 200 Years of American Educational Thought (1976).
Vico and Methods of Study of Our Time, Vol. 43 No. 4 (Winter 1976)

Michel Perrin

Michel Perrin is a Researcher at the Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique and a Member of the Laboratoire d'Anthropologie Sociale of the College de France and Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales, Paris. He wrote Le Chermin des Indiens morts: Mythes et symboles goajiro (1976).
The Myth in the Face of Change: An Anthropologist's View, Vol. 52 No. 2 (Summer 1985)

Francois Perroux

Biography not available
The Domination Effect and Modern Economic Theory, Vol. 17 No. 2 (Summer 1950)

Charles Perrow

Charles Perrow, Professor Emeritus of Sociology at Yale University, is the author of over sixty articles and six books, including Normal Accidents: Living with High-Risk Technologies (1984, rev 1999) and The Next Catastrophe: Reducing Our Vulnerabilities to Natural, Industrial, and Terrorist Disasters (2007).
The Sociological Prespective and Political Pluralism, Vol. 31 No. 4 (Winter 1964)
Disasters Evermore? Reducing our Vulnerabilities to Natural, Industrial, and Terrorist Disasters, Vol. 75 No. 3 (Fall 2008)

Edward Peters

Edward Peters is Henry C. Lea Associate Professor of Medieval History at the University of Pennsylvania. He is the author of 'The Shadow King: 'Rex Inutilis' in Medieval Law and Literature' (1970).
Notes Toward an Archaeology of Boredom, Vol. 42 No. 3 (Fall 1975)

William Petersen

Biography not available
The Urban Condition: People and Policy in the Metropolis. [Review of book by Leonard J. Duhl], Vol. 31 No. 1 (Spring 1964)
Contributions to Urban Sociology. [Review of book edited by Ernest W. Burgess and Donald J. Bogue], Vol. 31 No. 4 (Winter 1964)

Philip L. Peterson

Biography not available
Philosophy of Language, Vol. 47 No. 4 (Winter 1980)

Richard A. Peterson

Richard A. Peterson is Professor of Sociology at Vanderbilt University. He edited The Production of Culture (1976).
The Production of Cultural Change: The Case of Contemporary Country Music, Vol. 45 No. 2 (Summer 1978)

Anna L. Peterson

Anna L. Peterson is Professor in the Department of Religion at the University of Florida. Her publications include the books Martyrdom and the Politics of Religion: Progressive Catholicism in El Salvador?s Civil War; Being Human: Ethics, Environment, and Our Place in the World; and Residence on Earth: Utopian Communities in the Americas, and two collaborative volumes: Christianity, Globalization, and Social Change in the Americas and Religions of Latin America: Histories and Documents in Context.
Martyrdom, Sacrifice and Politcal Memory in El Salvador, Vol. 75 No. 2 (Summer 2008)

E. N. Peterson

E. N. Peterson, who is teaching European and Asiatic history at Wisconsin State College, River Falls, has for some years been engaged in research in comparative political history.
Historical Scholarship and World Unity, Vol. 27 No. 4 (Winter 1960)

James Petras

Biography not available
Class Structure and its Effects on Political Development, Vol. 36 No. 2 (Summer 1968)

Dimitrina Petrova

Dimitrina Petrova is the Executive Director of the European Roma Rights Center in Budapest and teaches in the Human Rights Program of the Central European University in Budapest.
The Roma: Between a Myth and the Future, Vol. 70 No. 1 (Spring 2003)

Adriana Petryna

Adriana Petryna is an Assistant Professor of Anthropology at the Graduate Faculty and Eugene Lang College, New School University. She is the author of Life Exposed: Biological Citizens after Chernobyl (2002) and is coeditor of a forthcoming book, Global Pharmaceuticals: Ethics, Markets, Practices, Studies. She is the author of numerous publications and also a regular contributor to the annual UNDP publication 'Latvia Human Development Report.'
Science and Citizenship under Postsocialism, Vol. 70 No. 2 (Summer 2003) "Bodies of Rights and Therapeutic Markets," Vol. 78, No. 2 (Summer 2011)

Philip Pettit

Philip Pettit is Professor of Social and Political Theory at the Australian National University. His most recent publication is Republicanism: A Theory of Freedom and Government (1997).
Freedom with Honor: A Republican Ideal, Vol. 64 No. 1 (Spring 1997)

W. Petzall

Biography not available
The Political Economy of International Oil and the Under-developed Countries. Boston: Beacon Press, 1969. 435 pp. $12.50. [Review of book by Michael Tanzer], Vol. 36 No. 4 (Winter 1969)

Harold W. Pfautz

Biography not available
The Politics of Prejudice: The Anti-Japanese Movement in California and the Struggle for Japanese Exclusion. [U. of California Publications in History, Volume 71] [Review by H. Pfautz], Vol. 30 No. 3 (Fall 1963)
Theory of Collective Behaviour. [Review of book by Niel J. Smelser], Vol. 30 No. 4 (Winter 1960)

Paul A. Pfretzschner

Paul A. Pfretzschner is Assistant Professor of Government, Lafayette College. He has published numerous articles on music, especially choral music. in newspapers and magazines in Europe and America.
The Twentieth Century: A Midway Account of the Western World [Review of book by Hans Kohn], Vol. 17 No. 2 (Summer 1950)
Urban Redevelopment: A New Approach to Urban Reconstruction, Vol. 20 No. 4 (Winter 1953)

Edmund S. Phelps

Edmund S. Phelps is Professor of Economics at Columbia University. His books include Inflation Policy and Unemployment Theory (1972).
Rational Taxation, Vol. 44 No. 4 (Winter 1977)

Andre Philip

Andre Philip is a former French Minister of Finance and currently Chairman of the Socialist Movement for the United States of Europe. He is also Professor at the University of Paris and the author of several books on economic and social planning including the two volume L' Histoire des Faits Economique et Sociaux Depuis I800 which was published this year.
The Crisis of Democracy in France, Vol. 30 No. 1 (Spring 1963)

Jean Piaget

Jean Piaget was Professor of Psychology, Director of the Institut des Sciences de L'Education, Director of the Psychological Laboratory of Centre International de L'Epistemologie Genetique, and Director of the International Bureau of Education, all at the University of Geneva. His works include The Child's Conception of Space and The Child and Reality: Problems of Genetic Psychology.
The Attainment of Invariants and Reversible Operations in the Development of Thinking, Vol. 51 No. 1 (Spring 1984)

Georg Picht

Georg Picht is Director of the Evangelische Studiengemeinschaft and Professor for the Philosophy of Religion, University of Heidelberg.
On the Concept of Peace, Vol. 42 No. 1 (Spring 1975)

Jeffrey M. Pilcher

Jeffrey M. Pilcher is professor of history and cultural studies at the University of Toronto. His books include Planet Taco: A Global History of Mexican Food (2012) and The Oxford Handbook of Food History (2012). He is co-editor of the peer-reviewed journal Global Food History.

'Old Stock' Tamales and Migrant Tacos: Taste, Authenticity, and the Naturalization of Mexican Food, Vol. 81 No. 2 (Summer 2014)

David Pimentel

Biography not available
Population Growth, Environmental Resources and the Global Availability of Food, Vol. 66 No. 1 (Spring 1999)

Alphonso Pinkeny

Biography not available
Crimes without Victims: Deviant Behavior and Public Policy - Abortion, Homosexuality, Drug Addiction. [Review of book by Edwin M. Schur], Vol. 32 No. 3 (Fall 1965)

Per Pinstrup-Andersen

Per Pinstrup-Andersen is Director General of the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI). His prior positions include Director of the Cornell University Food and Nutrition Program and member of the Technical Advisory Committee to the Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research (CGIAR).
"Food Security and Conflict," Vol. 66, No. 1 (Spring 1999)

Sanford Pinsker

Sanford Pinsker is Associate Professor of English at Franklin and Marshall College and the author of The Schlemiel as Metaphor (1971) and Still Life and Other Poems (1975).
Piety as Community: The Hasidic View, Vol. 42 No. 2 (Summer 1975)

Koppel S. Pinson

Biography not available
A History of the Jews from the Babylonian Exile to the End of World War II [Review of book by Solomon Grayzel], Vol. 14 No. 3 (Fall 1948)

Robert B. Pippin

Biography not available
Nietzche and the Melancholy of Modernity, Vol. 66 No. 3 (Fall 1999)

Jacqueline Pitanguy

Jacqueline Pitanguy, a sociologist and political scientist, is Founder and Director of CEPIA (Citizenship, Studies, Information, and Action) in Brazil. Author of numerous articles and coauthor of several books, she is a Professor at the Pontificia Universidade Católica de Rio de Janeiro and a former cabinet member and President of the National Council for Women's Rights.
Bridging the Local and the Global: Feminism in Brazil and the International Human Rights Agenda, Vol. 69 No. 3 (Fall 2002)

Petr Pithart

Petr Pithart was the first postcommunist Prime Minister of the Czech Republic and a visting professor at Hunter College.
Intellectuals in Politics: Double Dissent in the Past, Double Disappointment Today, Vol. 60 No. 4 (Winter 1993)

Salvatore Pitruzello

Salvatore Pitruzello is a visiting assistant professor of statistics at Columbia University.
Social Policy and the Implementation of the Maastricht Fiscal Convergence Criteria: The Italian and French Attempts at Welfare and Pension Reforms, Vol. 64 No. 4 (Winter 1997)

Frances Fox Piven

Biography not available
Welfare Doesn't Shore Up Traditional Family Roles: A Reply to Linda Gordon, Vol. 55 No. 4 (Winter 1988) "Gender Politics and Public Policies, Introduction," Vol. 58, No. 3 (Fall 1991)

Anke Plagnol

Biography not available
Subjective Well-Being Over the Life Course: Conceptualizations and Evaluations, Vol. 77 No. 2 (Summer 2010)

Dwaine Plaza

Dwaine Plaza is a Professor of Sociology in the School of Public Policy at Oregon State University. His work addresses subjects including hybridity and segmented assimilation among second-generation Caribbeans, and new Internet communication technology as transnational bridges for immigrants living in the diaspora. 
Roti and Doubles as Comfort Foods for the Trinidadian Diaspora in Canada, the United States, and Britain, Vol. 81 No. 2 (Summer 2014)

Helmuth Plessner

Helmuth Plessner is Professor Emeritus of Philosophy and Sociology at the University of Goettingen. He has written widely on biological philosophy in Germany, and is currently working on a book to be entitled Zur Anthropologie der Sinne.
The Emancipation of Power, Vol. 31 No. 1 (Spring 1964)
De Homine Abscondito, Vol. 36 No. 3 (Fall 1968)
Sociological Observations on Modern Painting, Vol. 29 No. 2 (Summer 1962)

Andrei Plesu

Andrei Plesu is Professor in the Department of Philosophy of Religion at the University of Bucharest, Rector of New Europe College, Bucharest, and Director of the weekly Dilemma,Bucharest. He is the author of The Language of Birds (1995). Plesu was the Minister of Culture in the first government after the Romanian Revolution (1989-1991).
Post-Totalitarian Pathology: Notes on Romania, Six Years After December 1989, Vol. 63 No. 2 (Summer 1996)

David Plotke

David Plotke is Chair of Political Science at the Graduate Faculty of New School University. His recent publications include Democracy and Boundaries: Themes in Contemporary American Politics and The Success and Anger of the Modern American Right; the introduction to a new edition of The Radical Right (Bell, ed., 2000). He is finishing Democratic Breakup: From the Civil Rights Act to the End of the Democratic Order.
Democracy and Groups, Vol. 70 No. 2 (Summer 2003)

John Plummer

John Plummer is Curator of Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts at The Pierpont Morgan Library in New York City and Professor of Medieval Art at Princeton University in Princeton, New Jersey.
Insight and Outlook, Vol. 45 No. 1 (Spring 1978)

Thomas W. Pogge

Thomas W. Pogge is Associate Professor of Philosophy at Columbia University and visiting scholar in the Philosophy Department at Harvard Univeristy. He is the author of Realizing Rawls (1989).
The Effects of Prevalent Moral Conceptions, Vol. 57 No. 3 (Fall 1990)

Richard Poirier

Richard Poirier is Marius Bewley Professor of English at Rutgers University, editor of Raritan Quarterly, and author, most recently, of The Renewal of Literature (1987).
AIDS and Traditions of Homophobia, Vol. 55 No. 3 (Fall 1988)

Claude Polin

Claude Polin is Assistant Professor at the University of Paris, Sorbonne. He has produced several articles on current French problems, and is now writing a volume on the theory of political regimes.
The International Scene: Current Trends in the Social Sciences: Raymond Aron and the Revolution or The Grand Passion of a Liberal, Vol. 37 No. 1 (Spring 1970)

Robert Pollin

Robert Pollin is Professor of Economics and Co-Director of the Political Economy Research Institute (PERI) at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. his books include Contours of Descent: U.S. Economic Fractures and the Landscape of Global Austerity (2003) and Back to Full Employment (2012). 

Austerity Economics and the Struggle for the Soul of US Capitalism, Vol. 80 No. 3 (Fall 2013).

Adamantia Pollis

Biography not available
The Turkish Political Elite. Cambridge, Mass.: The M.I.T. Press, 1965. 483 pp. $12.50. [Review of book by Frekerick W. Frey], Vol. 33 No. 4 (Winter 1966)

Sheldon Pollock

Sheldon Pollock is Ransford Professor of Sanskrit and Indian Studies at Columbia University. He is author of The Language of the Gods in the World of Men (2006) and founding editor of the Murty Classical Library of India (Harvard). In 2010 he was awarded the Padma Sri by the government of India.
Crisis in the Classics, Vol. 78 No. 1 (Spring 2011)

David Polonoff

David Polonoff is a freelance writer living in New York City. He has a master's degree in philosophy from New York University and has worked as a researcher on the Spencer Foundation Grant.
Self-Deception, Vol. 54 No. 1 (Spring 1987)

Leon Pompa

Leon Pompa is Lecturer in Philosophy at the University of Edinburgh. He is the author of Vico: A Study of the New Science (1975).
Human Nature and the Concept of a Human Science, Vol. 43 No. 3 (Fall 1976)
Response by the Author, Vol. 42 No. 2 (Summer 1976)
Comment on Professor McMullin's Paper, Vol. 43 No. 3 (Fall 1976)

Deborah Poole

Deborah Poole is assistant professor of anthropology in the Graduate Faculty of the New School for Social Research. She is the author of Peru: Time of Fear (1992).
Introduction, Vol. 60 No. 3 (Fall 1993)

Ross Poole

Biography not available
Memory, Responsibility and Identity, Vol. 75 No. 1 (Spring 2008)

Mary Poovey

Mary Poovey is Professor of English and Director of the Institute for the History of the Production of Knowledge at New York University. Her books include A History of the Modern Fact: Problems of Knowledge in the Sciences of Wealth and Society (1998) and Making a Social Body: British Cultural Formation, 1930- 1864 (1995).
For Everything Else, There's..., Vol. 68 No. 2 (Summer 2001)

Theodore M. Porter

Theodore M. Porter is Professor and Vice Chair for Undergraduate Affairs in the Department of History at the University of California at Los Angeles. His publications include Karl Pearson: The Scientific Life in a Statistical Age (2004) and The Social Sciences in Cahan, ed. (2003).
Speaking Precision to Power: The Modern Political Role of Social Science, Vol. 73 No. 4 (Winter 2007)

Roy Porter

Roy Porter is Senior Lecturer in the Social History of Medicine at the Wellcome Institute, London. He wrote English Society in the Eighteenth Century (1982) and edited Patients and Practitioners (1985).
Love, Sex, and Madness in Eighteenth-Century England, Vol. 53 No. 2 (Summer1986)

Stefan T. Possony

Biography not available
Toward a New Order of Sea Power: American Policy and the World Scene 1918-1922 [Review of book by Harold and Margaret Sprout], Vol. 8 No. 4 (Winter 1941)
Organized Intelligence: The Problem of the French General Staff, Vol. 8 No. 2 (Summer 1941)
Sea Power in the Machine Age [Review of book by Bernard Brodie], Vol. 9 No. 1 (Spring 1942)

Mark Poster

Mark Poster is Professor of History at the University of California, Irvine. His most recent book is Sartre's Marxism (1979).
Foucault and History, Vol. 49 No. 1 (Spring 1982)

Moishe Postone

Moishe Postone teaches sociology at Frankfurt University and is working on a book on the theory of emancipation in Marx's Capital and Grundrisse.
Necessity, Labor, and Time: A Reinterpretation of the Marxian Critique of Capitalism, Vol. 45 No. 4 (Winter 1978)

Adam Potkay

Adam Potkay is William R. Kenan Professor of Humanities and English at the College of William and Mary. His most recent book, The Story of Joy from the Bible to Late Romanticism (2007), won the Harry Levin Prize of the American Comparative Literature Association for Best Book in Literary History and Criticism, 2006-08.
Narrative Possibilities of Happiness, Unhappiness, and Joy, Vol. 77 No. 2 (Summer 2010)

Martin Potucek

Martin Potucek is the Director of the Institute of Sociological Studies and an assistant professor at Charles University in Prague. His most recent work in English is Formation of Social Policies in Visegrad Countries in Alestalo and Kosonen, eds., Welfare Systems and European Integration (1996).
Splitting the Welfare State: The Czech and Slovak Cases, Vol. 64 No. 4 (Winter 1997)

Jean Pouillon

Jean Pouillon is charge de conferences in the Ecole Practique des Hautes Etudes and secretary general of l'Homme. He has published Temps et Roman, as well as many articles.
Traditions in French Anthropology, Vol. 38 No. 1 (Spring 1971)

Joergen Poulsen

Joergen Poulsen is a lecturer in the Institute of Political Science at the University of Aarhus, Denmark.
Natural Society, Reification, and Socialist Institutions in Marx, Vol. 54 No. 1 (Spring 1986)

Walter W. Powell

Walter W. Powell is Research Associate in the Department of Sociology at the State University of New York--Stony Brook and the Center for Policy Research, New York City. His Getting in Print will be published in 1979.
Publishers' Decision-Making: What Criteria Do They Use in Deciding Which Books to Publish?, Vol. 45 No. 2 (Summer 1978)

Samantha Power

Samantha Power, a policy fellow at the Open Society Institute, is the former Executive Director of the Carr Center for Human Rights Policy at Harvard University. She covered the wars in the former Yugoslavia as a reporter for the US News and World Report and The Economist. She is the author of A Problem From Hell: America and the Age of Genocide (2002).
Stopping Genocide and Securing Justice: Learning by Doing, Vol. 69 No. 4 (Winter 2002)

Allan Pred

Allan Pred is Professor of Geography at the University of California, Berkeley. His most recent book is Recognizing European Modernities: A Montage of the Present (1995).
Out of Bounds and Undisciplined: Social Inquiry and the Current Moment of Danger, Vol. 62 No. 4 (Winter 1995)

Ernest H. Preeg

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Boris Pregel

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Peacetime Uses of Atomic Energy, Vol. 14 No. 1 (Spring 1947)

David Premack

David Premack is Professor of Psychology at the University of Pennsylvania. His most recent book, with A. J. Premack, is The Mind of an Ape (1983).
Comparing Mental Representations in Human and Nonhuman Animals, Vol. 51 No. 4 (Winter 1984)

Signe Preuschoft

Signe Preuschoft is Research Associate and Adjunct Assistant Professor at the Living Links Center of the Yerkes Primate Center at Emory University. Her recent publications include Dominanc, Egalitarianism and Stalemate in Primate Males (Kappler, ed., 2000) and The Social Function of ?Smile? and ?Laughter?: Variations Across Primate Species and Societies in Nonverbal Communication: Where Nature Meets Culture (Segerstrale & Molnar, eds., 1997).
Primate Faces and Facial Expressions, Vol. 67 No. 1 (Spring 2000)

Kenneth Prewitt

Kenneth Prewitt is the Carnegie Professor of Public Affairs and the Vice President of Global Centers, Columbia University. This article draws from his book-length manuscript, Counting America?s Races: Do We Still Want To, Do We Still Need To? (forthcoming in 2011).
Section Introduction--EVERYDAY LIFE, Vol. 62 No. 3 (Fall 1995)
Introduction to Part VII: Is Privacy Now Possible? A Discussion, Vol. 65 No. 3 (Fall 2001)
VI. Politics of Fear after 9/11: Can the Past Inform the Future?; Introduction, Vol. 71 No. 4 (Winter 2004)
The Two Projects of the American Social Sciences, Vol. 72 No. 1 (Spring 2005)
When Social Inequality Maps to Demographic Diversity, What Then for Liberal Democracies?, Vol. 76 No. 4 (Winter 2010)
Introduction: Limits to Knowledge? No Easy Answer, Vol. 77 No. 3 (Fall 2010)

Christian R. Proaño

Christian R. Proaño is Assistant Professor of Economics at The New School for Social Research. His main research areas are international finance and business cycle forecasting, and his work has been published in the Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization; and Applied Econometrics, among others. 

On the Potential Pitfalls of the EU Fiscal Pact: A Simulation Study of the International Dimension of Fiscal Austerity, Vol. 80 No. 3 (Fall 2013). 

Jan S. Prybyla

Jan S. Prybyla, Associate Professor of Economics at Pennsylvania State University, has written numerous articles for scholarly journals on comparative economic systems and socialist command economies.
The Quest for Economic Rationality in the Soviet Bloc, Vol. 30 No. 3 (Fall 1963)

Franciszek Przetacznik

Franciszek Przetacznik, of the Division of Human Rights of the Secretariat of the United Nations, has been Senior Legal Adviser of the Polish Ministry of Foreign Affairs. He has written on human rights, diplomatic and consular law, the United Nations and the International Court of Justice, and maritime law.
The Socialist Concept of Protection of Human Rights, Vol. 38 No. 2 (Summer 1971)

George Psathas

George Psathas, Professor of Sociology at Boston University, has written several articles on the sociological aspects of nursing. He is at present preparing a momograph on 'The Structure of Directions: An Analysis of an Everyday Activity.'
Ethnomethods and Phenomenology, Vol. 35 No. 3 (Fall 1968)

Newbell Niles Puckett

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After Freedom: A Cultural Study in the Deep South [Review of book by Hortense Powdermaker], Vol. 7 No. 1 (Spring 1940)

Enrico Pugliese

Enrico Pugliese is Professor of Sociology at the University of Naples.
The Three Forms of Unemployment, Vol. 54 No. 2 (Summer 1987)

Tom Pyszczynski

Tom Pyszczynski is Professor of Psychology at Colorado University---Colorado Springs. His research deals with the role of self-esteem, cultural world views, and interpersonal relationships in the management of anxiety and fear. He is co-author (with Solomon and Greenberg) of In the Wake of 9/11: the Psychology of Terror (2003)
What Are We So Afraid Of? A Terror Management Theory Perspective on the Politics of Fear, Vol. 71 No. 4 (Winter 2004)

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