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  • 751. Publications & Writing

    Sovereignty at the Edge: Macau and the Question of Chineseness

    How have conceptions and practices of sovereignty shaped how ­Chineseness is imagined? This ethnography addresses this question through the example of Macau, a southern Chinese city that was a Portuguese colony from the 1550s until 1999. As the Portuguese administration prepared…

    Publisher Harvard University Press, 2010

  • 752. Publications & Writing

    Soviet Women in Combat: A History of Violence on the Eastern Front

    Soviet Women in Combat explores the unprecedented historical phenomenon of Soviet young women's en masse volunteering for World War II combat in 1941 and writes it into the twentieth-century history of women, war, and violence. The book narrates a story about a cohort of Soviet y…

    Publisher Cambridge University Press, 2010

  • 753. Publications & Writing

    Soy, Cotton, and the Final Atlantic Forest Frontier

    Publication by DPDF 2008 "Human Dimensions of Global Environmental Change" Fellow Peter Richards.From 1945 to 2000, the extent of Paraguay's Atlantic Forest was reduced from 73,000 to 12,000 square kilometers. Deforestation rates were exceptionally high from the late 1960s throug…

    Publisher Taylor & Francis, 2011

  • 754. Publications & Writing

    Spaces of Immigrant Advocacy and Liberal Democratic Citizenship

    Article written by 2011 DPDF Provincializing Global Urbanism: Toward Multiple Urban Futures codirector Helga Leitner and Christopher Strunk in Annals of the Association of American Geographers. Challenging representations of immigrants as victims of the biopolitical power of the…

    Publisher Taylor & Francis, 2014

  • 755. Publications & Writing

    Spatializing gender and migration: the periodization of Atlantic Studies, 1500 to the present

    Journal article written by 2011 DPDF Migration and Gender Studies codirector Donna Gabaccia in Atlantic Studies: Global Currents. Despite recent efforts to describe the changing relationship of the Atlantic to the wider world, scholars do not agree on the periodization of global…

    Publisher Taylor & Francis, 2014

  • 756. Publications & Writing

    Speak softly to the dead: the uses of enchantment in American home funerals

    Article written by 2013 Critical Approaches to Human Rights Fellow Alexa Hagerty, featured in Social Anthropology Vol. 22 No. 4:  Home funerals are a small social movement in which American families care for their dead at home. This article argues that home funerals offer a gene…

    Author Hagerty, Alexa Publisher John Wiley & Sons, 2014

  • 757. Publications & Writing

    Spectral futures

    Publication by 2011 DPDF Provincializing Global Urbanism: Toward Multiple Urban Futures Research Director Ananya Roy. This essay interrogates the concept of the city as a space of universal rights and collective futures. With a focus on how the urban poor are integrated into the…

    Author Roy, Ananya Publisher Routledge

  • 758. Publications & Writing

    Spiritual Economies: Islam, Globalization, and the Afterlife of Development

    In Europe and North America, Muslims are often represented in conflict with modernity but what could be more modern than motivational programs that represent Islamic practice as conducive to business success and personal growth? 2003 IDRF Fellow Daromir Rudnyckyj's innovative and…

    Publisher Cornell University Press, 2010

  • 759. Publications & Writing

    Sputnik and the Soviet Space Challenge: The Soviet Space Race with Apollo

    First published by NASA in 2000 as Challenge to Apollo, these two volumes are the first comprehensive history of the Soviet-manned space programs covering a period of thirty years, from the end of World War II, when the Soviets captured German rocket technology, to the collapse o…

    Author Siddiqi, Asif A. Publisher University Press of Florida, 2003

  • 760. Publications & Writing

    Sri Lanka: Atrocities, Accountability, and the Decline of Rule of Law

    Publication by 2013 DPDF Critical Approaches to Human Rights Research Director Chandra Lekha Sriram in Transitional Justice in the Asia-Pacific, ed. by Renee Jeffery and Hun Joon Kim.

    Author Sriram, Chandra Lekha Publisher Cambridge University Press