A Student’s Plea to Professor North: An Episode in Academic Politics and Interdisciplinarity in the Reagan Years


Rafael Galvão de Almeida, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais


Publication Number: 2021-25

Publication Date: Tuesday, December 28, 2021

This paper introduces and reproduces a letter to Douglass North asking for support against closing the sociology department at Washington University in St. Louis.