Congressional Hearings

How to Save the Social Sciences

Jun 13, 2011 by Peter Wood |

NAS President Peter Wood explains how to approach NSF funding in the social sciences during a national budgetary crisis.

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Peter Wood is Witness at Hearing on Value of Social Sciences to Taxpayers

Jun 06, 2011 by Ashley Thorne |

Peter Wood urged for "cuts to be made shrewdly" to national funding for the social sciences.

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Video: Peter Wood Gives Congressional Testimony on Social Science Research

Jun 02, 2011 by Ashley Thorne |

Peter Wood argues before Congress that the National Science Foundation (NSF) should continue to fund research in the social, behavioral, and economic sciences, but that it should make strategic cuts to unscientific programs.

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Video: Academic Questions Author Zuhdi Jasser Discusses Radical Islam Hearings

Mar 10, 2011 by |

Zuhdi Jasser, who wrote "Islamic Schools and American Civic Culture" for the spring 2011 issue of Academic Questions, testified at the Peter King hearings in Congress.

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