Released in November 2020 by the American Academy of Arts & Sciences, this report provides insights from a nationally representative survey of the public's attitudes and engagement with the humanities.
A call to action by American industry, higher education, science, and engineering leaders urging Congress to enact policies and make investments that ensure the United States remains the global innovation leader.
The Heart of the Matter, a report of the American Academy’s Commission on the Humanities and Social Sciences, is intended to advance a dialogue on the importance of the humanities and social sciences to the future of our nation.
In late 2001, the Association of American Universities established the Task Force on the Role and Status of the Humanities. AAU believed that its member institutions would beneﬁt from a survey of trends and issues related to the humanities at major research universities and a sharing of successful…