Department of Middle Eastern Studies
Department of Middle Eastern Studies

Ari Adut

Assistant ProfessorPh.D., University of Chicago

Ari Adut



Political Sociology, Theory, Crime, Law, and Deviance


Research: Ari Adut's book, On Scandal: Moral Disturbances in Society, Politics, and Art, will be published by Cambridge University Press in the summer of 2008. He is currently working on several projects with the following topics: 1. Violence during the French revolution, 2. Violence in civil wars, 3. Public sphere, 4. Commodification, 5. Political prediction markets. Adut's research has been published in American Journal of Sociology and Theory and Society, and it has received support from the Social Science Research Council and the American Council of Learned Societies.

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