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  • 791. Publications & Writing

    Rich People's Movements: Grassroots Campaigns to Untax the One Percent

    Authored by 2013 DPDF Public Finance and Society: The New Historical Fiscal Sociology Research Director Isaac W. Martin. On tax day, April 15, 2010, hundreds of thousands of Americans took to the streets with signs demanding lower taxes on the richest one percent. But why? Rich p…

    Author Martin, Isaac William Publisher Oxford University Press, 2013

  • 792. Publications & Writing

    “Right Tool,” Wrong “Job”: Manual Vacuum Aspiration, Post-Abortion Care and Transnational Population Politics in Senegal

    Article written by 2009 DPDF Cultures & Histories of the Human Sciences Fellow and 2010 IDRF Fellow, featured in Social Science & Medicine, Volume 135: The “rightness” of a technology for completing a particular task is negotiated by medical professionals, patients, state ins…

    Author Suh, Siri Publisher Elsevier, 2015

  • 793. Publications & Writing

    Riots in France Essay Forum

    On October 27, 2005, two French youths of Malian and Tunisian descent were electrocuted as they fled the police in the Parisian suburb of Clichy-sous-Bois. Their deaths sparked nearly three weeks of rioting in 274 towns throughout the Paris region, France, and beyond (see maps, p…

    Contributors Cesari, Jocelyne (Contributor), Dufoix, Stéphane (Contributor), Hargreaves, Alec G. (Contributor), Kastoryano, Riva (Contributor), Poupeau, Franck (Contributor), Roy, Olivier (Contributor), Salanié, Bernard (Contributor), Silverstein, Paul (Contributor), Suleiman, Ezra (Contributor), Tetreault, Chantal M. (Contributor), Wieviorka, Michel (Contributor), Wihtol de Wenden, Catherine (Contributor) Publisher Social Science Research Council, 2005

  • 794. Publications & Writing

    Risk and the Securitisation of Student Migration to the United States

    Article written by 2007 DPDF The Political Economy of Redistribution Fellow Michael C. Ewers and Joseph M. Lewis, featured in Tijdschrift voor economische en sociale geografie (Journal of Economic and Social Geography), Volume 99, No. 4: This paper examines the construction of in…

    Author Ewers, Michael C. Publisher John Wiley & Sons, 2008

  • 795. Publications & Writing

    Risks and Rewards of an Interdisciplinary Research Path

    Publisher Science, 2004

  • 796. Publications & Writing

    Ritual and World Change in a Balinese Princedom

    …1997 IDRF Fellow Lene Pedersen’s book, Ritual and World Change in a Balinese Princedom, is an ethnography of a contemporary Balinese princedom as it engages with globally influenced circumstances. Buy from Amazon.

    Author Pedersen, Lene Publisher Carolina Academic Press, 2005

  • 797. Publications & Writing

    Robert K. Merton: Sociology of Science and Sociology as Science

    Robert K. Merton (1910-2003) was one of the most influential sociologists of the twentieth century, producing clear theories and innovative research that continue to shape multiple disciplines. Merton's reach can be felt in the study of social structure, social psychology, devian…

    Publisher SSRC/Columbia University Press, 2011

  • 798. Publications & Writing

    Ruffians, Yakuza, Nationalists: The Violent Politics of Modern Japan, 1860-1960

    In Ruffians, Yakuza, Nationalists, 2001 IDRF fellow Eiko Maruko Siniawer demonstrates that the practice of politics in Japan has been dangerous, chaotic, and far more violent than previously thought and that instead, violence has been embedded in the practice of modern Japanese p…

    Author Siniawer, Eiko Maruko Publisher Cornell University Press, 2008

  • 799. Publications & Writing

    Rule by Aesthetics: World-Class City Making in Delhi

    Rule by Aesthetics offers a powerful examination of the process and experience of mass demolition in the world's second largest city of Delhi, India. Using Delhi's millennial effort to become a 'world-class city,' the book shows how aesthetic norms can replace the procedures of m…

    Author Ghertner, D. Asher Publisher Oxford University Press, 2015

  • 800. Publications & Writing

    Rule-of-Law Tools for Post-Conflict States: Mapping the Justice Sector

    Publisher Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, 2006