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Affiliated Research Professors

Affiliated Research Professors are listed alphabetically by last name.

John Comaroff headshot John Comaroff
Affiliated Research Professor
Focus: Crime, policing, and the workings of the state in Africa, democracy and difference in post-revolutionary societies, and postcolonial political economy in the global south
Bryant G. Garth headshot Bryant G. Garth
ABF Director Emeritus and Affiliated Research Professor
Focus: The legal profession, dispute resolution, and internationalization. The topics intersect around the question of how internationalization—seen as the import and export of ideas, technologies,…
Bonnie Honig headshot Bonnie Honig
Affiliated Research Professor
Focus: Normative political theory, contemporary democratic theory with particular attention to the area of law and politics. Research addresses how constitutions, legal norms, the centrality of rights, and…
Dylan C. Penningroth headshot Dylan C. Penningroth
Affiliated Research Professor
Focus: African American history, comparative histories of slavery and emancipation, and socio-legal history, with a particular focus on family relations, the rise of the independent black church, migration,…
Robert J. Sampson headshot Robert J. Sampson
Affiliated Research Professor
Focus: Crime, disorder, the life course, neighborhood effects, civic engagement, urban inequality, "ecometrics," and the social structure of the city.
Christopher L. Tomlins headshot Christopher L. Tomlins
Affiliated Research Professor
Focus: My research has focused on topics in Anglo-American legal history across a broad front, from the “early modern” era (the beginning of the sixteenth century) into the later twentieth…

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