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July 30, 2015
Stanford historian and classics scholar Ian Morris explains why Augustus Caesar is considered...
July 9, 2015
Stanford classics professor Ian Morris writes in the New York Times about finding insights into...
June 24, 2015
Looking for something new to read this summer? Below is a list of suggested reading from Stanford...
April 30, 2015
Shahzad Bashir, professor of Islamic studies, and Ian Morris, professor of classics, will receive...
October 6, 2014
Classics Professor Ian Morris's latest book,"War! What Is It Good For?: Conflict and the Progress...
August 13, 2014
Review of a recent book, "War! What Is It Good For? Conflict and the Progress of Civilization from...
May 12, 2014
Despite its horrors, war has made our world less violent, finds Ian Morris, a Stanford professor of...
April 25, 2014
Classics Professor Ian Morris makes the case that war creates larger, more peaceful societies.
April 23, 2014
Ian Morris, professor of classics considers the possible meanings of military exercises along the...
April 16, 2014
Ian Morris, professor of classics, writes about war in this excerpt from his book, "War! What is it...
January 11, 2011
Financial Times, January 11, 2011
December 15, 2010
New York Times, December 15, 2010
December 10, 2010
New York Times, December 10, 2010
Stanford News Service, October 24, 1995
The Human Experience at Stanford University: Thinking Twice, June 2009
Multidiscplinary Teaching and Research at Stanford, November 2006


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