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  • 61. Publications & Writing

    An Artist as President of the Islamic Republic of Iran? by Shiva Balaghi

  • 62. Publications & Writing

    An Enchanted Modern: Gender and Public Piety in Shi’i Lebanon

    Based on two years of ethnographic research in the southern suburbs of Beirut, An Enchanted Modern demonstrates that Islam and modernity are not merely compatible, but actually go hand-in-hand. 1999 IDRF Fellow Lara Deeb’s eloquent ethnographic portrayal of an Islamic community…

    Author Deeb, Lara Publisher Princeton University Press, 2006

  • 63. Publications & Writing

    An Overview of Data Contained in the 2005/06 Ghana Living Standards Survey (Glss 5) on Migration and Remittances

    This short, descriptive paper provides an overview of the main findings of the migration and remittances data contained in the nationally-representative, 2005/06 Ghana GLSS 5 Survey (sub-sample). It finds that households receiving internal remittances (from Ghana) and internation…

    Author Adams, Jr., Richard H Read online Download PDF

  • 64. Publications & Writing

    An inconvenient dataset: bias and inappropriate inference with the multilevel model

    Authored by DPDF 2010 Discrimination Studies co-director, Samuel R. Lucas. The multilevel model has become a staple of social research. I textually and formally explicate sample design features that, I contend, are required for unbiased estimation of macro-level multilevel model…

    Publisher Springer Publications

  • 65. Publications & Writing

    Analyzing the Impact of the Dodd-Frank Act on Congolese Livelihoods

    Prepared for the Conflict Prevention and Peace Forum's DRC Affinity Group, "Analyzing the Impact of the Dodd-Frank Act on Congolese Livelihoods" presents a detailed study of how the Dodd-Frank Act in particular has affected several mining communities in eastern Congo, and the ex…

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  • 66. Publications & Writing

    Anthem: Social Movements and the Sound of Solidarity in the African Diaspora

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    Publisher NYU Press, 2013

  • 67. Publications & Writing

    Anxieties of West African Democracy: Six Presidential Elections in 2014-2015

    Voting in legislative 2012 by-electionsin Grand Laho, Côte d′Ivoire(Photo: UN/Hien Macline) This contribution is the first of a two-part essay by Dr. Gilles Olakounlé Yabi on the anxious environment in West African countries preparing for elections in 2014/2015. The second pa…

    Author Gilles Olakounlé Yabi Published In African Futures

  • 68. 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

  • 69. 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

  • 70. 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