Co-authorship: Leichtman, M. A. (2020). Humanitarian Aid in Yemen Through the Eyes of a Kuwaiti Role Model for Women: Interview with Maali Alasousi. Journal of Muslim Philanthropy & Civil Society, 4(2), 89-114.
Forthcoming Textbook: "Connections: Developing an Anthropological Perspective"
"United for the City: Multiethnic First Grace United Methodist Church in Post-Hurricane Katrina New Orleans"
Best, Amy L. 2022. “The Role of Status in Bullying: On Murray Milner's Freaks, Geeks and Cool Kids.” The Sociology of Bullying: Power, Status, and Aggression Among Adolescents: Toward a Sociology of Bullying. Ed. Christopher Donoghue. New York: NewYork University Press.
Best, Amy L., Katie Kerstetter, John Dale & Samantha Retrosi. 2021. “The Strength of Civic Ties: Connecting Civic Engagement and Professional Attainment among Educated Immigrants in the United States” Community, Work & Family, DOI: 10.1080/13668803.2021.2008876
Best, Amy L. & Katie Kerstetter. 2020. “Connecting Learning and Play in Farm- to-School Programs: Children’s Culture, Local School Context and Nested Inequalities” Journal of Hunger & Environmental Nutrition 15:2 DOI: 10.1080/19320248.2019.1588822
Spalter-Roth, Roberta, Patricia White and Amy L. Best. 2018. “Bringing Sociology into the Public Policy Process: a Relational Network Approach” American Sociologist 49:3 (434-447).
Best, Amy and J.L. Johnson. 2016. “Alternate Food Markets, NGOs, and Health Policy: Improving Food Access and Food Security, Trust Bonds, and Social Network Ties" World Medical and Health Policy. 8:2 (157-178).
"The Aesthetics of Gentrification: Modern Art, Settler Colonialism, and Anti-Colonialism in Washington, DC," International Journal of Urban and Regional Research (2021), http://doi.org/10.1111/1468-2427.13046.
“Removing the public from public housing: Public-private redevelopment of the Ellen Wilson Dwellings in Washington, DC,” Journal of Urban Affairs 43(2)(2021): 308-328. https://doi.org/10.1080/07352166.2018.1457406.
"Democratic Socialism in Chile and Peru: Revisiting the “Chicago Boys” as the Origin of Neoliberalism," Comparative Studies in Society and History 61(3)(2019):654–679.
"The Struggle over Structural Adjustment: Socialist Revolution versus Capitalist Counterrevolution in Yugoslavia and the World," History of Political Economy 51 (annual supplement, 2019): 253-276.
Borkman, T. (2020). Self-Help/Mutual Aid Groups and Peer Support: A Literature Review. Voluntaristics Review (journal), 5,2-3 and published simultaneously as book by Brill Publishers.
Noorani, T., Karlsson, M., & Borkman, T. (2019). Deep Experiential Knowledge: Reflections from mutual aid groups for evidence-based practice, Evidence & Policy, 15,2,217-234.
Borkman, T., Stunz, A., & Kaskutas, L.A. (2016). Developing an experiential definition of recovery: Participatory research with recovering substance abusers from multiple pathways. Substance Use and Misuse, 51, 9, 2016. DOI:10.3109/10826084.2016.1160119.
Munn-Giddings, C., Oka, T., Borkman, T., Matzat, J., Montano, R. & Chikoto , G. (2016). Self-help and mutual aid group volunteering. Pp. 393-417 in Horton-Smith , D., Stebbins, A., & Grotz, J., (eds.) Palgrave Handbook of Volunteering, Civic Participation and Nonprofit Associations. London: Palgrave Macmillan.
Borkman, T. (2013). “The applied theorist with an academic day job.” American Sociological Association newsletter Footnotes, 41, 1: 3 & 6, January.
Borkman, T., & Munn-Giddings, C. (2008). Self-Help Groups Challenge the Health Care Systems in the US and UK,” Pp. 127-150 in S. Chambre & M. Goldner, eds. Patients, Consumers and Civil Society: Advances in Medical Sociology, vol. 10. Bingley, UK: Emerald Group Publishing, Ltd.
Foreman, J. & Borkman, T. (2006).“Sociology 101: The Massively Multistudent Online Learning Environment.” In David Gibson, ed. Computer-Based Games in Education: Stories from the Field. Idea Group Publishing.
Borkman, T. (2006). “Sharing Experience, Conveying Hope: Egalitarian Relations as the Essential Method of Alcoholics Anonymous.” In special issue on Substantive Values and the Nonprofit Sector, edited by Joyce Rothschild & Carl Milofsky, Nonprofit Management and Leadership, 17 (2),Winter: 145-161
Borkman, T., M. Karlsson, C. Munn-Giddings, and L. Smith. (2005). Self-Help and Mental Health: Case Studies of Mental Health Self-Help Organizations in US, UK, and Sweden. Stockholm, Sweden: Skondal Institute and University.
Borkman, T., (2000). “Case Study of Two Poorly Functioning Teams,” Pp. 361-371 in D. Emerick & K. Round, eds. Exploring Web Marketing & Project Management. Upper Saddle River: Prentice Hall.
Borkman, T., (1999). Understanding Self-Help/Mutual Aid: Experiential Learning in the Commons. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, 1999.
Lavoie, Francine, Borkman, T. & Gidron, B. Eds. (1994). Self-Help and Mutual Aid Groups: International and Multicultural Perspectives, NY: Haworth Press, Inc. Co-published simultaneously as special issues of Prevention in Human Services, 11, No.1/2
Borkman, T. (1990). "Experiential, Professional and Lay Frames of Reference." Pp. 3‑30 in Thomas J. Powell, ed. Working with Self‑Help, Silver Spring, MD: National Association of Social Workers Press.
Borkman, T. (1983). A Social‑Experiential Model in Programs for Alcoholism Recovery: A Research Report on a New Treatment Design. Rockville, MD: National Institute for Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, DHHS Publ. No. (ADM) 83‑1259.
Borkman, T. (1976). "Experiential Knowledge: A New Concept for the Analysis of Self‑Help Groups," Social Service Review, 50 (September): 445‑456, 1976. Reprinted in Dutch (1978) in Zelfhulp. Van Harberden & Lafaille, eds. Holland: Vuga‑Boekery.
2021 “Fire, Property, and Anti-Indigenous Policies in Brazil,” in Cultural Anthropology: Fieldsights/Hot Spots 12(4): 14-18 [link].
2017 “Indigenous Responses to Encircling Threats in Amazonia,” in Hau: Journal of Ethnographic Theory 7(2): 411-13.
2015. Conjuring Property: Speculation and Environmental Futures in Amazonia (Seattle: University of Washington Press). Winner of the 2017 James M. Blaut Award from the American Association of Geographers: Cultural and Political Ecology Specialty Group.
Slon, Viviane, Jamie L. Clark, David E. Friesem, Meir Orbach, Naomi Porat, Matthias Meyer, Andrew W. Kandel and Ron Shimelmitz. 2022. Extended longevity of DNA preservation in Levantine Paleolithic sediments, Sefunim Cave, Israel. Scientific Reports. 12, 14528. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-022-17399-2
Stratford, Dominic, Jamie L. Clark, Marine Wojcieszak, Lyn Wadley, Francesco d’Errico, Paloma de la Peña, Christine Sievers, William E. Banks, Thomas Beard, Maryke Horn, Kelita Shadrack, Peter Morrissey, Guilhem Mauran, and Lucinda Backwell. 2022. Geoarchaeology and zooarchaeology of Border Cave, South Africa. initial multiproxy considerations of stratigraphy and site formation processes from the Backwell et al. excavations. Quaternary Science Reviews. 291, 107618. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.quascirev.2022.107618
Schmuck, Nicholas, Jamie L. Clark, Risa J. Carlson and James F. Baichtal. 2022. A Human Behavioral Ecology of the Colonization of Unfamiliar Landscapes. Journal of Archaeological Method and Theory. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10816-022-09554-w
Clark, Jamie L. 2019. The Still Bay and pre-Still Bay fauna from Sibudu Cave: taphonomic and taxonomic analysis of the macromammal remains from the Wadley excavations. Journal of Paleolithic Archaeology. 2: 26-73. https://doi.org/10.1007/s41982-019-0021-6
Free Burma: Transnational Legal Action and Corporate Accountability, (Minneapolis, MN: University of Minnesota Press, 2011).
Political Sociology: Power and Participation in the Modern World. 5th Edition. Co-author with Anthony M. Orum, (New York and London: Oxford University Press, 2009; Turkish translation in 2016, and Chinese Translation in 2017).
Dale, John G. and Ivan Kislenko. “Invitation to Transnational Sociology,” in Glenn W. Muschert, Kristen M. Budd, Heather Dillaway, David C. Lane, Manjusha Nair, and Jason A. Smith, eds., Global Agenda for Social Justice 2. (Policy Press / Bristol University Press, 2022). Pp. 109-119.
Dale, John G. and Ashley Mehra. “How Humanitarian Blockchain Can Deliver Fair Labor to Global Supply Chains.” University of Cambridge, The Center for the Study of Global Human Movement (April 30, 2020).
Dale, John and David Kyle. “The Risky Business of Transformation: Social Enterprise in Myanmar’s Emerging Democracy,” in Melissa Crouch, ed., The Business of Transition: Law Reform, Development and Economics in Myanmar, (Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 2017), pp. 81-121.
Dale, John and David Kyle. 2016. "Smart Humanitarianism: Re-imagining Human Rights in the Age of Enterprise.” Critical Sociology 42 (6): 1-15.
Dale, John and David Kyle. 2015. “Smart Transitions? Foreign Investment, Disruptive Technology, and Democratic Reform in Myanmar.” Social Research: An International Quarterly, “Special Issue: From Burma to Myanmar: Critical Transitions” Volume 82, No. 2 (Summer): 291-326.
Dale, John. “Transnational Conflict between Peasants and Corporations in Burma: Human Rights and Discursive Ambivalence under the U.S. Alien Tort Claims Act.” In Mark Goodale and Sally Engle Merry, eds. The Practice of Human Rights: Tracking Law between the Global and the Local, (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2007). Pp. 285-319.
Davis, Shannon N. and Theodore N. Greenstein. 2020. Why Who Cleans Counts: What Housework Tells Us About American Family Life. Bristol, United Kingdom: Policy Press.
Davis, Shannon N. 2020. “The Work-Family Interface in a Gendered Cultural Context: Cross-national Analysis of Work Stress.” International Journal of Cross Cultural Management 20(1). https://doi.org/10.1177/1470595820904111
Greenstein, Theodore N. and Shannon N. Davis. 2019. Methods of Research on Human Development and Families. Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE.
Davis, Shannon N. and Sarah E. Wagner. 2019. “Research Motivations and Undergraduate Researchers' Disciplinary Identity.” Student Learning through Mentored Scholarship. https://doi.org/10.1177/2158244019861501
Morrison, Janet A, Nancy J. Berner, Jill M. Manske, Rebecca M. Jones, Shannon N. Davis, and Pamela W. Garner. 2018. “Surveying Faculty Perspectives on Undergraduate Research, Scholarship, and Creative Activity: A Three-Institution Study.” SPUR: Scholarship and Practice of Undergraduate Research 2(1): 43-54.
Davis, Shannon N., Sarah Winslow, and David J. Maume, Editors. 2017. Gender in the Twenty-First Century: The Stalled Revolution and the Road to Equality. Berkeley, CA: University of California Press.
Winslow, Sarah and Shannon N. Davis. 2016. “Gender Inequality across the Academic Life Course.” Sociology Compass 10 (5): 404-416.
Davis, Shannon N., Shannon K. Jacobsen, and Melissa Ryan. 2015. “Gender, Race, and Inequality in Higher Education: An Intersectional Analysis of Faculty-Student Undergraduate Research Pairs at a Diverse University.” Race, Gender & Class 22 (3-4): 7-30.
Davis, Shannon N. and Theodore N. Greenstein. 2009. “Gender Ideology: Components, Predictors, and Consequences.” Annual Review of Sociology 35:88-105.
“PutYourSticksOut: Public Expressions of Grief on Twitter about the Humboldt Broncos Accident” Popular Culture Studies Journal 8(2):67-90, 2020.
“Immigrant Alexandria: An Ongoing Oral History Project in Alexandria, Virginia” Urban Anthropology/Revista De Antropologie Urbana 6(11): 37-58. 2018.
David Haines, Jayne Howell, and Fethi Keles, eds. Maintaining Refuge: Anthropological Reflections in Uncertain Times. American Anthropological Association, Committee on Refugees and Immigrants. 2017.
David Haines, Immigration Structures and Immigrant Lives: An Introduction to the U.S. Experience. Rowman and Littlefield. 2017.
David Haines, An Introduction to Sociocultural Anthropology, 2nd ed. University Press of Colorado. 2017.
David Haines, Keiko Yamanaka, and Shinji Yamashita, eds. Wind over Water: Migration in an East Asian Context. Berghahn. 2012.
David Haines, Safe Haven? A History of Refugees in America. Kumarian Press / Lynne Rienner. 2010.
David Haines, The Limits of Kinship: South Vietnamese Households, 1954-1975. Northern Illinois University: Southeast Asia Publications. 2006.
“Music and democracy in America: Historical perspectives on ‘democratization’ in the digital age” American Journal of Cultural Sociology (10:1) 2022, pp. 206-224.
"'Who else is gonna do it if we don't?' Gender, Education, and the Crisis of Care in the 2018 West Virginia Teachers' Strike", Gender Work and Organization, July 2021. DOI: 10.1111/gwao.12739
“Digitized Music and the Aesthetic Experience of Difference” in David Arditi and Jennifer Miller, eds., The Dialectic of Digital Culture (Lexington Books: Lanham, New York and London) 2019.
"Critique and Possibility in Cultural Sociology" (with Sarah S. Amsler) in John R. Hall, Laura Grindstaff, and Ming-cheng Lo, eds., Routledge Handbook of Cultural Sociology second edition (Routledge: New York and London) 2018.
"Relearning Liberation: Critical Methodologies for the General Crisis" (with Sarah S. Amsler), Berlin Journal of Critical Theory, Volume 2, No 4, October, 2018.
"Hearing the Contradictions: Aesthetic Experience, Music and Digitization", Cultural Sociology, Volume 12, No 3, September, 2018. https://doi.org/10.1177/1749975518776517
“La Découverte Musicale en Régime Numérique: Personnalisation, Popularité et Possibilité Esthétique,” In Philippe Le Guern, ed. Ou Va La Musique? Numerimorphose et Nouvelles Experiences d’Ecoute. (Presses des Mines: Paris) 2016.
“Big Data, Little Music”, Public Seminar, March, 24, 2014.
“’If the People Like it, it Must be Good’: Criticism, Democracy and the Culture of Consensus” Cultural Sociology, Volume 7 No 1, March 2013.
“Music, or the Triumph of Technics?” January 19, 2012.
Hendawy, Abdallah. 2021. Bleeding Heart: From Passionate Activism to Violent Insurgency in Egypt. Rowman and Littlefield. MD.
Hendawy, Abdallah and Vali Mansouri. 2016. Fooled By the Folol? How Antagonisms and Misrecognitions within Social Currents Stunted the Egyptian in Understanding Southern Social Movements: Routledge. UK.
Hendawy, A., 2022. The Kaleidoscope of Violence. In: Kurtz, L.R. (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Violence, Peace, and Conﬂict, vol. 1. Elsevier, Academic Press, pp. 455–458. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-12-820195-4.00142-4.
Hendawy, Abdallah et al. 2017. “The Big Spin: Corruption and the growth of violent extremism” Transparency International. UK.
Actively Dying: The Creation of Muslim Identities through End-of-Life Care in the United States. London: Routledge, 2021.
“Problematizing Neoliberalism and Development: Creating Citizens (and Future Citizens) through Reproduction and Childrearing in Morocco,” Hespéris-Tamuda, guest edited by Rahma Bourqia and Aomar Boum. 55(4): 151-172, 2020.
“COVID-19 and the Kin Contract: Navigating the Family and the State During the Pandemic.” Anthropology & Aging 41(2), 141-146. Co-authored with M. Aspen Bataille and Loumarie Figueroa Ortiz.
“Islam, Medicine, and Practice: The Manifestation of Islamic Moral Values in Everyday Aspects of the U.S. Health Care System.” In Treating the Body in Medicine and Religion: Jewish, Christian, and Islamic Perspectives, edited by John Fitzgerald and Ashley Moyse, 137-153. New York: Routledge, 2019.
"Religious Apps for Smartphones and Tablets: Reconstructing Authority, Community, and the Nature of Religion," Interdisciplinary Journal of Research on Religion, 12:1-14, 2016. Co-authored with Jesse Roof, Emily Harvey, Elyse Bailey, and Hannah Embler.
Islam, Development, and Urban Women’s Reproductive Practices. New York: Routledge, 2013.
"A Place to Belong: Colonial Pasts, Modern Discourses, and Contraceptive Practices in Morocco." In Anthropology of the Middle East and North Africa: Into the New Millennium, edited by Sherine Hafez and Susan Slyomovics, 239-257. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2013.
"Responsible Mothers, Anxious Women: Contraception, Modernization, and Neoliberalism in Morocco." Arab Studies Journal 21(1): 97-121, 2013.
"Stress, Survival, and Success in Academia 2.0: Lessons from Working Inside and Outside of the Academy." Practicing Anthropology 35(1): 40-43, 2013. Co-authored with Sheena Nahm.
"Technologies in the Patient Centered Medical Home: Examining the Model from an Enterprise Perspective." Journal of Telemedicine and e-Health 17(6): 1-6, 2011. Co-authored with CAPT R. Marshall, E. Murphy, and SK Mun.
“Financial Crises as Symbols and Rituals,” in The Oxford Handbook of the Sociology of Finance, eds. Karin Knorr and Alex Preda. Oxford University Press, 2012.
“The Cultural Sociology of Human Rights.” Mark D. Jacobs and Lester R. Kurtz, in The Handbook of Sociology and Human Rights, eds. David Brunsma, Keri Iyall Smith, and Brian Gran. Paradigm Publishers, 2012.
Front Page Economics. Gerald D. Suttles, with Mark D. Jacobs. University of Chicago Press, 2010.
The Blackwell Companion to the Sociology of Culture. Co-editor with Nancy Weiss Hanrahan. Malden, MA. and Oxford: Blackwell, 2005. (Translated into Chinese and Greek.)
Screwing the System and Making It Work: Juvenile Justice in the No-Fault Society. Univ. of Chicago Press, 1990. (Paperback, 1993; excerpted in Ralph A. Weisheit and R. Culbertson, eds., Juvenile Delinquency: A Justice Perspective, 3rd ed., 4th ed., Prospect Heights, IL: Waveland Press.)
Culture, Media, and Public Discourse. ed. Mark D. Jacobs and Anna Lisa Tota. Numero monografico, Cultura e Comunicazione - Culture and Communication, Sezione Processi E Istituzioni Culturali Dell'associazione Italiana Di Sociologia (Section on Culture and Communication of the Italian Sociological Association)(n. 3, 2009).
Debats et Controverses: “Art from Start to Finish.” Sociologie de l’art, Nos. 11-12, 2008
Cultural Sociology and Sociological Publics. Special Issue of Poetics, vol. 33, no. 1 (2005). Co-edited with Lynette P. Spillman.
“Not on a Friday or Saturday Night: Performance Anxieties of a College Arts Audience” Journal of Arts Management, Law, and Society 29:4 (Summer 2000).
Kim, Dae Young. 2018. Transnational Communities in the Smartphone Age: The Korean Community in the Nation’s Capital. Lexington Books.
Kim, Dae Young. 2014. “Coping with Racialization: Second-Generation Korean-American Responses to Racial Othering,” in Pyong Gap Min (Ed), Younger-Generation Korean Experiences in the U.S. and Canada. Lexington Books.
Kim, Dae Young. 2011. “The Pursuit of Elite High Schools and Colleges among Second-Generation Korean Americans.” Development and Society 40(2): 225-259.
Klaus, Haagen D.
2017 Paleopathological Rigor and Differential Diagnosis: Case Studies involving Observation, Description, and Diagnostic Frameworks for Scurvy in Skeletal Remains. International Journal of Paleopathology19: 96-110.
Klaus, Haagen D., Walter Alva, Steven Bourget, and Luis Chero
2018 Biological Distance Patterns among the Northern Moche Lords: Dental Phenetic Perspectives on Political Organization in Ancient Peru. Latin American Antiquity29: 1-22.
Klaus, Haagen D., and Neils Lynnerup
2019 Abnormal Bone: Considerations for Documentation, Disease Process Identification, and Differential Diagnosis. In:Ortner’s Identification of Pathological Conditions in Human Skeletal Remains, 3rd Edition, edited by Jane E. Buikstra, pp. 59-89. Elsevier, London.
Klaus, Haagen D., and J. Marla Toyne, editors
2016 Ritual Violence in the Ancient Andes: Reconstructing Sacrifice on the North Coast of Peru. Austin: University of Texas Press.
Klaus, Haagen D., Amanda Harvey, and Mark N. Cohen, editors
2017 Bones of Complexity: Bioarchaeological Case Studies of Social Organization and Skeletal Biology. Gainesville: University Press of Florida.
Murphy, Melissa S., and Haagen D. Klaus, editors
2017 Colonized Bodies, Worlds Transformed: Toward a Global Bioarchaeology of Contact and Colonialism. Gainesville: University Press of Florida.
The Encyclopedia of Violence, Peace, and Conflict, Lester R. Kurtz Editor-in-Chief. 3 volumes. Revised Second Edition. Amsterdam: Elsevier. Includes an online version in Science Direct. First edition: San Diego: Academic Press, 1999. Revised 4-volume Third Edition is in progress.
The Warrior and the Pacifist: Competing Themes in Buddhism, Judaism, Islam, and Christianity, edited by Lester R. Kurtz. New York: Routledge, 2018.
The Paradox of Repression and Nonviolent Movements, edited by Lester R. Kurtz and Lee A. Smithey. Syracuse: Syracuse University Press, 2018.
Gods in the Global Village: The World's Religions in Sociological Perspective by Lester R. Kurtz. Fourth edition. Thousand Oaks: Pine Forge Press/Sage. Sociology for the Next Century Series. First edition, 1995. Second edition, 2008. Chinese translation: Beijing: Beijing University Press, 2010. Third edition, 2011. Fourth edition, 2015.
Women, War and Violence: Typography, Resistance and Hope, edited by Mariam M. Kurtz and Lester R. Kurtz. 2 volumes. Santa Barbara: Praeger.
Nonviolent Civil Resistance, edited by Sharon Erickson Nepstad and Lester R. Kurtz. Research in Social Movements, Conflicts and Change Volume 34. Emerald Group Publishing. Paperback edition, 2015.
Nonviolent Social Movements: A Geographical Approach, edited by Stephen Zunes, Lester R. Kurtz, and Sarah Beth Asher. Cambridge, MA: Blackwell Publishers.
Third World Peace Perspectives, Lester R. Kurtz and Shu-Ju Ada Cheng, Guest Editors. Peace Review: A Transnational Quarterly 10:1 (1998)
The Web of Violence: From Interpersonal to Global, edited by Jennifer Turpin and Lester R. Kurtz. Champaign-Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1997.
The Nuclear Cage: A Sociology of the Arms Race by Lester R. Kurtz. Englewood Cliffs, N.J.: Prentice-Hall, 1988.
The Politics of Heresy: The Modernist Crisis in Roman Catholicism by Lester R. Kurtz. Berkeley, Los Angeles, and London: University of California Press, 1986.
Evaluating Chicago Sociology: A Guide to the Literature with an Annotated Bibliography, by Lester R. Kurtz. Foreword by Morris Janowitz. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, Heritage of Sociology Series, 1984. Paperback edition, 1986.
Levy, B., K. Vachuska, S.V. Subramanian, and R.J. Sampson. 2022. "Neighborhood socioeconomic inequality based on everyday mobility predicts COVID-19 infection in San Francisco, Seattle, and Wisconsin." Science Advances 8(7). doi: 10.1126/sciadv.abl3825.
Levy, B. 2022. "Wealth, Race, and Place: How Neighborhood (Dis)advantage from Emerging to Middle Adulthood Affects Wealth Inequality and the Racial Wealth Gap." Demography 59(1): 293-320. doi: 10.1215/00703370-9710284.
Phillips, N., B. Levy, R. Sampson, M.L. Small, and R. Wang. 2021. “The Social Integration of American Cities: Network Measures of Connectedness Based on Everyday Mobility Across Neighborhoods.” Sociological Methods and Research 50(3): 1110-49. doi: 10.1177/0049124119852386.
Levy, B. N. Phillips, and R. Sampson. 2020. “Triple Disadvantage: Neighborhood Networks of Everyday Urban Mobility and Violence in U.S. Cities.” American Sociological Review 85(6): 925-956. doi: 10.1177/0003122420972323.
Levy, B. 2019. “Heterogeneous Impacts of Concentrated Poverty During Adolescence on College Outcomes.” Social Forces 98(1): 147-182. doi: 10.1093/sf/soy116.
Levy, B., A. Owens, and R. Sampson. 2019. “The Varying Effects of Neighborhood Disadvantage on College Graduation: Moderating and Mediating Mechanisms.” Sociology of Education 92(3): 269-292. doi: 10.1177/0038040719850146.
2023. Governing Death, Making Persons: The New Chinese Way of Death. Cornell University Press (Enter 09BCARD in your shopping cart to save 30%!)
2022. “Making a Living from Death: Chinese State Funeral Workers under the Market Economy,” in The New Death: Mortality and Death Care in the 21st Century, Shannon Dawdy and Tamara Kneese ed. New Mexico: SAR and University of New Mexico Press.
2021 "The Civil Governance of Death: The Making of Chinese Political Subjects at the End of Life," in Journal of Asian Studies.
2020. “Ritual and Pluralism: Religious Variations on Socialist Death Rituals in Urban China,” in Critique of Anthropology.
2019. “Market Economy Lives, Socialist Death: Contemporary Commemorations in Urban China,” in Modern China.
2010 “Substance, Masculinity, and Class: Betel Nut Consumption and Embarrassing Modernity in Taiwan,” in Charismatic Modernity: Popular Culture in Taiwan, Marc L. Moskowitz, ed. Pp.131-148. London and New York: Routledge.
2009 Co-authored (with Joseph Bosco and Matthew West). “Underground Lotteries in China: The Occult Economy and Capitalist Culture,” in Research in Economic Anthropology:Economic Develop, Integration, and Morality in Asia and Americas, Vol. 29, Donald C. Wood, ed. Pp.31-62. Bingley, UK: Emerald Group Publishing.
Book Reviews and Translations
2014 Chinese Translator of “Chinese Religious Philanthropy and the Limitation of Social Capital,” written by Robert Weller, in Anthropology of Religion, Beijing, China.
2010 Co-author (with Charles Lindholm). Book Review of Crying Shame: Metaculture, Modernity and the Exaggerated Death of Lament(James Wilce). Ethos Journal. Vol. 38, Issue 3.
Books in Progress
Manski, Ben. “The Constitutional Revolution.” Routledge, New York City. (forthcoming).
Peer Reviewed Journals
Collins, Mary and Simone Pulver, Dustin Hill, and Ben Manski. 2023. “Targeted pollution management can significantly reduce toxic emissions while limiting adverse effects on employment in US manufacturing.” Environmental Science & Policy (139):157-165.
Collins, Mary and Simone Pulver, Dustin Hill, and Ben Manski. 2020. “Characterizing Disproportionality in Facility-Level Toxic Releases in U.S. Manufacturing, 1998-2012.” Environmental Research Letters 15(6):064002.
Manski, Ben, Hillary Lazar, and Suren Moodliar. 2020. “The Millennial Turns and the New Period: An Introduction.” Socialism & Democracy 34(1):1-50.
Fletcher, Bill and Ben Manski. 2020. “Reflections on Organized Labor, the Black Radical Congress, and Building a United Front.” Socialism and Democracy 34(1):242-255.
Stockwell, Norman and Ben Manski. 2020. “Indymedia and Media Activism at the Turn of the Millennium.” Socialism & Democracy 34(1):216-227.
Manski, Ben and Jackie Smith. 2019. “Introduction: The Dynamics and Terrains of Local Democracy and Corporate Power in the 21st Century.” Journal of World-Systems Research 25(1):6-14.
Manski, Sarah and Ben Manski. 2018. “No Gods, No Masters, No Coders? The Future of Sovereignty in a Blockchain World.” Law & Critique, 29(2):151-162.
Manski, Ben. 2015. “The Democratic Turn of the Century: Learning from the U.S. Democracy Movement.” Socialism & Democracy 29(1):2-16.
Chapters of Books
Pulver, Simone and Ben Manski. 2021. “Corporations and the Environment,” in The Springer Handbook of Environmental Sociology, ed. Beth Caniglia et alia. Springer, NY, NY.
Manski, Ben. 2018. “Methodological Approaches to Movement Waves and the Making of History,” in The Palgrave Handbook on Social Movements, Revolution, and Social Transformation, ed. Berch Berberoglu. Palgrave Macmillan, NY, NY.
Manski, Ben. 2017. “Universalize Power: Build the Democracy Movement,” in Welcome to the Revolution: Universalizing Resistance for Social Justice and Democracy in Perilous Times, by Charles Derber. Routledge, NY, NY.
Manski, Ben. 2017. “Beginning the World Again: Social Movements and the Challenge of Constitutional Change,” in Human Rights Of, By, and For the People: How to Critique and Change the U.S. Constitution, edited by Louis Edgar Esparza, Keri E. Iyall Smith, and Judith Blau. Routledge, NY, NY.
Manski, Ben and Hillary Lazar, sp. eds. “Movements at the Millennium: Seattle+20.” Socialism & Democracy, Volume 34, No.1, March 2020.
Manski, Ben, sp. ed. “Symposium: Corporate Power and Local Democracy.” Journal of World-Systems Research, Volume 25, Issue 1, Spring 2019.
The Philadelphia Mummers: Building Community Through Play, Temple University Press, 2007
2019. "A 'Homeland's' Harvest: Biotraffic and Biotrade in the Contemporary Ciskei Region of South Africa." Journal of Southern African Studies 45 (3): 597-616.
2017. "Biopolitics and Boundary Work in South Africa's Sutherlandia Clinical Trial." Medical Anthropology 36 (7): 685-698.
2016. "Royal Pharmaceuticals: Bioprospecting, Rights, and Traditional Authority in South Africa." American Ethnologist 43 (3): 525-539.
2012. “Pharmaceutical Bioprospecting and the Law: The Case of Umckaloabo in a Former Apartheid Homeland of South Africa.” Anthropology News 53(10): 6-7.
2010. “The Anthropology of Globalization,” in H. James Birx (ed) 21st Century Anthropology. Sage: Thousand Oaks, CA.
For the latest updates on my work, please visit my website AmakaOkechukwu.com
Okechukwu, Amaka (2021) “Watching and Seeing: Recovering Abolitionist Possibilities in Black Community Practices of Safety and Security” Du Bois Review: Social Science Research on Race
Okechukwu, Amaka (2020). “Confronting Scale: A Strategy of Solidarity in Urban Social Movements, New York City and Beyond” City & Community. 19:1060-1083
Okechukwu, Amaka (2019). To Fulfill These Rights: Political Struggle Over Affirmative Action and Open Admissions (Columbia University Press).
Winner of the Eduardo Bonilla-Silva Outstanding Book Award, Division of Racial and Ethnic Minorities, Society for the Study of Social Problems 2020; Ida B. Wells-Barnett Book Award, Association of Black Sociologists 2020
Okechukwu, Amaka (2014). “Shadows of Solidarity: Identity, Intersectionality, and Frame Resonance” Research in Social Movements, Conflicts, and Change, 37:153-180
Okechukwu, Amaka “Urban Social Hauntings: Disappearing Gravestone Murals in Gentrifying Brooklyn” (Conditional Accept at Environment and Planning D: Society and Space)
Okechukwu, Amaka. Saving Our City: Grassroots Resistance to the Urban Crisis in Brooklyn (In Progress Book Manuscript)
Digital Humanities Projects
Weekend Islamic Schools: Are They Preparing Children for Life Ahead?
Youth Empowerment, Holistic Education, and Islamic Weekend Schools
The Growing Trend of Homeschooling in the Washington Metropolitan Area Muslim American Journal of Islamic Social Sciences, Spring 2016.
A Critical Reassessment of Huntington’s “Clash of Civilization. American Journal of Islamic Social Sciences, Spring 2013.
Co-author/editor, The Meaning of Difference: American Constructions of Race, Sex and Gender, Social Class, Sexual Orientation, and Disability, 7th edition (2015)
The Moving City: Scenes from the Delhi Metro and the Social Life of Infrastructure. Oakland: University of California Press, 2022.
Metronama: Scenes from the Delhi Metro. New Delhi: Roli Books, 2022.
English Heart, Hindi Heartland: The Political Life of Literature in India. Berkeley:University of California Press, 2012. Available open access as a downloadable PDF.
The Cambridge Companion to Modern Indian Culture, co-edited with Vasudha Dalmia. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2012.
"Anthropology at the Ends of the Lines." In City & Society. Vol. 34, Iss. 1: pp. 41-46. (Feb. 2022)
"Urban Transport and The Politics of Sensation in Delhi." In Roadsides 6: pp. 15-23, (Nov. 2021).
"Regarding Others: Metro Crowds, Metro Publics, Metro Mobs." In Crowds: Ethnographic Encounters, edited by Megan Steffen, pp. 91-103. London: Bloomsbury Academic, 2020.
“‘We are visioning it’: Aspirational Planning and the Material Landscapes of Delhi’s Metro.” City & Society. Vol. 30, No. 2: pp. 186-209, (2018).
“At the ‘Love Commandos’: Narratives of Mobility Among Intercaste Couples in a Delhi Safe House.” Anthropology and Humanism. Vol. 43, Iss. 1: pp. 39-57, (2018).
"Reading Delhi, Writing Delhi: An Ethnography of Literature," Theorizing Fieldwork in the Humanities: Methods, Reflections, and Approaches to the Global South, edited by Shalini Puri and Debra A. Castillo, pp. 151-163. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2016.
"Sanskritization," The Blackwell Encyclopedia of Race, Ethnicity and Nationalism, edited by John Stone, et al. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2016.
"Found in Translation: Self, Caste, and Other in Three Modern Texts," A History of the Indian Novel in English, edited by Ulka Anjaria, pp. 147-161. Cambridge University Press, 2015.
"The City as Literary Field," Public Books, October 2012.
"The Metro and the Street," Seminar, Issue 636, August 2012: pp. 16-21.
Four-part series on the Delhi Metro, The Wall Street Journal, India Real Time. May 30-June 2, 2012.
“Managing Hindi: How we live multilingually and what this says about our language and literature,” The Caravan: a Journal of Politics and Culture. Vol. 4, Issue 4: 62-71. April 2012.
“On the Delhi Metro: An Ethnographic View,” Economic and Political Weekly. Vol. XLV, No.46, November 13-19, 2010: 77-83.
“Two Tales of a City: The Place of English and the Limits of Postcolonial Critique.” Interventions: International Journal of Postcolonial Studies. Vol. 11, No. 1, 2009: 1-15.
“A Suitable Text for a Vegetarian Audience: Questions of Authenticity and the Politics of Translation,” Public Culture: an Interdisciplinary Journal of Transnational Cultural Studies. Vol. 19, No. 2, 2007: 307-328. *Reprinted in Modern Indian Culture and Society, Vol. 4, (ed.) Knut Jacobsen. London: Routledge, 2009.
2021 Quinoa: Food Politics and Agrarian Life in the Peruvian Andean Highlands. In press, Univ. of Illinois Press.
2018 The Andean World (co-edited with Kathleen Fine-Dare). London: Routledge.
2015 La vida en las calles: Cultura, poder, y economía entre las mujeres de los mercados del Cuzco. Lima: IEP. [transl. of Peruvian Street Lives]
2013 Broken Links, Enduring Ties:American Adoption across Race, Class, and Nation. Stanford:Stanford University Press.
2004 Peruvian Street Lives:Culture, Power, and Economy among Market Women of Cuzco. Urbana:University of Illinois Press, ("Interpretations of Culture in the New Millennium" series). Cited as an Anthony Leeds Honor Book.
2001 Women Traders in Cross-Cultural Perspective: Mediating Identities, Marketing Wares (edited volume). Stanford:Stanford University Press.
1995 Between Reform and Revolution: Political Struggles in the Peruvian Andes, 1969-1991. Stanford: Stanford University Press.
2020 “Innovations in Ethnographic Methods.” (with Brian P. Estes). American Behavioral Scientist 64(2):176-197.
2014 “Between Story-Telling and Critical Analysis: Going Native and Crossing Borders.” Anthropology and Humanism 39(1):10-17.
2013 “Occupying the Center: Handicraft Vendors, Cultural Vitality, Commodification, and Tourism in Cusco, Peru.” (with Daniel Guevara). Built Environment Special Issue, “Marketplaces as an Urban Development Strategy.” 39(2): 203-23.
2009 “The Cultural and Political Economies of Adoption Practices in Andean Peru and the United States. Journal of Latin American and Caribbean Anthropology 14(1): 115-139.
2014 “Markets.” Pp. 120-141. In Blackwell Companion to Urban Anthropology, edited by Don Nonini. Oxford:Blackwell Publishing Co.
2013 “The Politics of Urban Space among Street Vendors of Cusco, Peru.” Pp. 115-36. In Street Economies, Politics, and Urban Social Movements in the Global South. Karen Tranberg Hansen, Walter Little, and B. Lynne Milgram, eds. Santa Fe: School of American Research.
2012 “Traditions and Transitions:From Market Women in the Andes to Adoptive Families in the U.S.“ pp. 123-37. In The Restless Anthropologist: New Fieldsites, New Visions. Alma Gottlieb, Ed. Univ. of Chicago Press.
2012 “Contested Spaces: Street Vendors in the Andean Metropole of Cusco, Peru.” pp. 117-34. In Anthropology in the City: Methodology and Theory. Edited by Italo Pardo and Guiliana B. Prato. Ashgate Press, Urban Anthropology Series.
2009 “The Politics of Knowledge and Identity, and the Poetics of Political Economy: The Truth Value of Dividing Bridges.” In Border Crossings: Transnational Americanist Anthropology. Kathleen Fine-Dare and Steven L. Rubenstein, eds. Pp. 34-43. University of Nebraska Press.
2008 “Agrarian Reform and Peasant Studies:The Peruvian Case.” In A Companion to Latin American Anthropology, Deborah Poole, ed. Pp. 325-351. Oxford:Blackwell Publishing.
Recent Articles and Book Chapters:
Silver, Blake R., Freddy Lopez, Fanni Farago, and Tharuna Kalaivanan. 2022. “Focused, Exploratory, or Vigilant: Reproduction, Mobility, and the Self-Narratives of Second-Generation Immigrant Youth.” Qualitative Sociology, 45(1), 123-147.
Roksa, Josipa, Blake R. Silver, and Yapeng Wang. 2022. “Inequality in Higher Education: Sociological Understandings of Student Success.” In Nicholas Bowman, Ed. How College Students Succeed: Making Meaning Across Disciplinary Perspectives, p. 179-207. Stylus.
Kalaivanan, Tharuna, Lily Krietzberg, Blake R. Silver, and Bianca Kwan. 2022. “The Senior-Year Transition: Gendered Experiences of Second-Generation Immigrant College Students.” Journal of Women and Gender in Higher Education, 15(1), 21-40.
Roksa, Josipa, and Blake R. Silver. 2021. “Higher Education.” In Kimberley Kinsley and Robert Rycroft, Eds. Inequality in America: Causes and Consequences, p. 95-106. Greenwood, ABC-CLIO.
Silver, Blake R., Lily Krietzberg, and Tharuna Kalaivanan. 2021. “Transitioning OUT: Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Queer Students’ Concerns in the Senior Year.” Journal of the First-Year Experience & Students in Transition, 33(2), 9-27.
Silver, Blake R., Freddy Lopez, Tharuna Kalaivanan, and Lily Krietzberg. 2021. “Second-Generation Immigrant Students and the Senior-Year Transition.” Journal of Student Affairs Research and Practice, 58(4), 388-400.
Silver, Blake R. 2020. “Inequality in the Extracurriculum: How Class, Race, and Gender Shape College Involvement.” Sociological Forum, 35(4), 1290-1314.
Silver, Blake R. 2020. “How First-Year College Women Construct Identity through Co-Curricular Involvement.” Journal of Women and Gender in Higher Education, 13(3), 233-250.
Henderson, Lora, Blake R. Silver, Leslie Booren, Sara Rimm-Kaufman, and James Wyckoff. 2020. “Fostering Faculty Diversity by Supporting Access to Graduate Study in Education.” Journal of College Student Development, 61(5) 663-666.
Silver, Blake R., Tharuna Kalaivanan, Lily Krietzberg, and Jordan Hawkins. 2020. “Distance, Alignment, and Boundaries: How Second-Generation Immigrant Seniors Negotiate Parental Involvement.” Journal of College Student Development, 61(5) 558-573.
Roksa, Josipa, Blake R. Silver, Denise Deutschlander, and Sarah Whitley. 2020. “Navigating the First Year of College: Siblings, Parents, and First-Generation Students’ Experiences.” Sociological Forum, 35(3) 565-586.
Silver, Blake R. 2020. “On the Margins of College Life: The Experiences of Racial and Ethnic Minority Men in the Extracurriculum.” Journal of Contemporary Ethnography, 49(2): 147-175.
Silver, Blake R. 2020. “Social Class and Habitus at the End of College: Cultural Similarity and Difference among Graduating Seniors.” Sociological Focus, 53(2): 190-206.
Roksa, Josipa, and Blake R. Silver. 2019. “‘Do-It-Yourself’ University: Institutional and Family Support in the Transition Out of College.” Review of Higher Education, 42(3): 1051-1071.
Arum, Richard, Josipa Roksa, Jacqueline Cruz, and Blake R. Silver. 2018. "Student Experiences in College." In Barbara Schneider (Ed.), Handbook of the Sociology of Education in the 21st Century, pp. 385-403. Springer.
Silver, Blake R. and Josipa Roksa. 2017. "Navigating Uncertainty and Responsibility: Understanding Inequality in the Senior-Year Transition." Journal of Student Affairs Research and Practice, 54(3): 248-260.
Silver, Blake R. and Rick C. Jakeman. 2016. "College Students’ Willingness to Engage in Bystander Intervention at Off-Campus Parties." Journal of College Student Development, 57(4): 472-476.
Silver, Blake R. and Rick C. Jakeman. 2014. "Understanding Intent to Leave the Field: A Study of Student Affairs Master’s Students’ Career Plans." Journal of Student Affairs Research and Practice, 51(2): 170-182.
Smith RWA. In press. Imperial Terroir: Toward A Queer Molecular Ecology of Colonial Masculinities. Current Anthropology. [invited by Wenner-Gren]
Salas L, Peres L, Smith RWA, Thayer ZM, Liang L. In press. Optimizing methods in epigenetics: How can we more accurately and rigorously study disparities and underrepresented populations? Epigenomics. [Invited by Epigenomics]
Smith RWA, Springs L, Reynolds AW, Bolnick DA. In press. Making Kin in a Postgenomic World: Indigenous Belonging after the Genome. In: Daniels: In and Beyond the Law. Nathalie Kermoal and Chris Andersen, eds. Edmonton: University of Alberta Press.
Tung TA, Smith RWA, Creanza N, Monroe C, Bolnick DA, Kemp BM. 2020. Constrained Agency while Negotiating Spanish Colonialism: A Bioarchaeological, Isotopic, and Ancient DNA Study of the Vinchos Cave Mummies, Ayacucho, Peru. Bioarchaeology International.
Smith RWA and Bolnick DA. 2019. Situating Science: Doing Biological Anthropology as a View from Somewhere. In: Vital Topics Forum – How Academic Diversity is Transforming Scientific Knowledge in Biological Anthropology. American Anthropologist 121(2):465-467.
Smith RWA and Archer SM. 2019. Bisexual Science. In: Vital Topics Forum – How Academic Diversity is Transforming Scientific Knowledge in Biological Anthropology. American Anthropologist 121(2):491-492.
Bolnick DA, Smith RWA, Fuentes A (eds.). 2019. Vital Topics Forum – How Academic Diversity is Transforming Scientific Knowledge in Biological Anthropology. American Anthropologist 121(2):464.
Smith RWA. 2019. Fifty Years in the Fight for Indigenous Sovereignty: From Alcatraz Island to Elizabeth Warren (1969-2019). Anthropology News 60(2):3-5. [invited] [top 5 article of 2019]
Smith RWA, Monroe C, Bolnick DA. 2015. Detection of Cytosine Methylation in Ancient DNA from Five Native American Populations Using Bisulfite Sequencing. PLoS ONE 10(5): e0125344.
Smith, Pocratsky, Kiss, and Suero. 2018. "Programming Content: Industry, Feminism, and Netflix's Serialized Exposition of Jessica Jones". Netflix at the Nexus. (Editing)
Daniel H. Temple (2019) Bioarchaeological evidence for adaptive plasticity and constraint: Exploring life history trade-offs in the human past. Evolutionary Anthropology 28: 34-46.
Daniel H. Temple, Christopher Stojanowski (2018) Hunter-Gatherer Adaptation and Resilience: A Bioarchaeological Perspective. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 404 pp.
Daniel H. Temple (2018) Exploring linear enamel hypoplasia as an embodied product of childhood stress among Late/Final Jomon period foragers. In: Agarwal SC, Beuchesne PD, editors. Children and Childhood in the Past. Gainesville: University Press of Florida. p 239-261.
Daniel H. Temple (2016) Chronology and periodicity of linear enamel hypoplasia mmong Late/Final Jomon period foragers: Evidence from incremental microstructures of enamel. Quaternary International 405: 3-10 (Invited Contribution).
Daniel H. Temple (2014) Plasticity and constraint in response to early-life stressors among Late/Final Jomon period foragers from Japan: evidence for life history trade-offs from incremental microstructures of enamel. American Journal of Physical Anthropology 155: 537-545
Daniel H. Temple, Alan H. Goodman (2014) Bioarcheology Has a “Health” Problem: Conceptualizing Stress and Health in Bioarcheological Research. American Journal of Physical Anthropology 155: 186-191.