Social sciences
ASU’s interdisciplinary approach provides a perfect environment for exploring the complex systems underpinning life, society and advanced technology.
Erin Barton
August 12, 2016
Culturally relevant interventions developed at ASU empower young people to evade the peer pressure that can lead to substance abuse.
Allie Nicodemo
August 11, 2016
Human trafficking remains one of the great human rights abuses of our time. Several ASU organizations are taking innovative steps to fight it.
Erin Barton
August 09, 2016
Built in a lake basin, Mexico City experiences destructive flooding, but also struggles with access to clean water. ASU researchers are studying the complex choreography of natural environment, physical infrastructure and human decision-making that contribute to both.
Diane Boudreau
June 02, 2016
Beliefs and experiences related to water can vary tremendously across cultures. Understanding how human perceptions influence the success of conservation and distribution strategies can help us do a better job of ensuring access for all.
Allie Nicodemo
May 26, 2016