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  • 61. Publications & Writing

    Arab Uprisings: New Opportunies for Political Science

    The uprisings that swept the Arab world following the fall of Tunisia’s President Zine el-Abidine Ben Ali in January 2011 represented a stunning moment in the region’s political history. For political scientists specializing in the region, the events of the last year and a ha…

    Publisher Project on Middle East Political Science (POEMPS), 2012 Read online Download PDF

  • 62. Publications & Writing

    Arab Winter

    Includes comments by DPDF 2008 Muslim Modernities Research Director, Charles Kurzman. Five experts, Charles Kurzman, Dalia F. Fahmy, Justin Gengler, Ryan Calder, and Sarah Leah Whitson comment on whether or not the promise of an Arab Spring of democracy and freedom has withered.

    Publisher American Sociological Association, 2013

  • 63. Publications & Writing

    Architecture and Tourism in Italian Colonial Libya: An Ambivalent Modernism

    …1998 IDRF Fellow Brian McLaren’s book is about the construction of tourist experience in colonial Libya through representations produced by and for modern Italian society. Because it is considered as a complex cultural formation, architecture has a role in the construction of t…

    Author McLaren, Brian Publisher University of Washington Press, 2006

  • 64. Publications & Writing

    Architectures of Russian Identity: 1500 to the Present

    Sponsored by the SSRC/ACLS Joint Committee on the Soviet Union and Successor States and the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. Buy from Amazon.

    Contributors James Cracraft (Editor), Daniel Rowland (Editor) Publisher Cornell University Press, 2003

  • 65. Publications & Writing

    Are Immigrant Remittance Flows a Source of Capital for Development?

    This paper uses panel data on international remittances covering up to 113 countries over the period 1970 to 1998 to analyze the impact of remittances on economic development. Using instrumental variables and a variety of fixed-effects models the authors find that international…

    Contributors Chami, Ralph, Fullenkamp, Connel, Jahjah, Samir Read online Download PDF

  • 66. Publications & Writing

    Are Remittances Insurance? Evidence from Rainfall Shocks in the Philippines

    The publisher, Oxford Journals, did not grant permission to reproduce this article for public access. To buy this article please visit http://wber.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/21/2/219?maxtoshow=&HITS=10&hits=10&RESULTFORMAT=&fulltext=wber&searchid=1&FIRSTINDEX=0&sorts…

    Contributors Yang, Dean C, Choi, HwaJung Publisher Oxford Journals, 2007

  • 67. Publications & Writing

    Aspiring Adults Adrift: Tentative Transitions of College Graduates

    Publisher's description: Few books have ever made their presence felt on college campuses—and newspaper opinion pages—as quickly and thoroughly as Richard Arum and Josipa Roksa’s 2011 landmark study of undergraduates’ learning, socialization, and study habits, Academicall…

    Contributors Roksa, Josipa, Arum, Richard Publisher University of Chicago Press, 2014

  • 68. Publications & Writing

    Assembling Women: The Feminization of Global Manufacturing

    …1998 IDRF Fellow Teri Caraway challenges the notion that globalization has been beneficial in improving the lives of women workers by opening more employment opportunities. Despite the increase of women in the labor force as a result of globalization, the gender inequalities at w…

    Author Caraway, Teri Publisher ILR Press, 2007

  • 69. Publications & Writing

    Assimilation and Transnationalism: Determinants of Transnational Political Action among Contemporary Migrants

    This article presents evidence of the scale, relative intensity, and social determinants of immigrants’ transnational political engagement. It demonstrates that a stable and significant transnational field of political action connecting immigrants with their polities of origin…

    Contributors Guarnizo, Luis, Portes, Alejandro, Haller, William Publisher University of Chicago Press, 2003 Read online Download PDF

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