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  • 811. Publications & Writing

    What Happened to the Women? Gender and Reparations for Human Rights Violations

    What happens to women whose lives are transformed by human rights violations? What happens to the voices of victimized women once they have their day in court or in front of a truth commission? Women face a double marginalization under authoritarian regimes and during and after…

    Publisher Social Science Research Council, 2006 Read online Download PDF

  • 812. Publications & Writing

    What Matters? Ethnographies of Value in a Not So Secular Age

    Over the past decade, religious, secular, and spiritual distinctions have broken down, forcing scholars to rethink secularity and its relationship to society. Since classifying a person, activity, or experience as religious or otherwise is an important act of valuation, one that…

    Contributors Courtney Bender (Editor), Ann Taves (Editor) Publisher SSRC/Columbia University Press, 2012

  • 813. Publications & Writing

    When Empire Comes Home: Repatriation and Reintegration in Postwar Japan

    Following the end of World War II in Asia, the Allied powers repatriated over six million Japanese nationals from colonies and battlefields throughout Asia and deported more than a million colonial subjects from

    Publisher Harvard University Press, 2009

  • 814. Publications & Writing

    When Women Have Wings: Feminism and Development in Medellin, Colombia

    In When Women Have Wings, 1998 IDRF Fellow Donna F. Murdock provides an insightful and detailed look at the tensions, contradictions, and positive moments apparent in a women’s development project in Medellín, Colombia. Based on sixteen months of ethnographic field research in…

    Author Murdock, Donna F. Publisher University of Michigan Press, 2008

  • 815. Publications & Writing

    When the Twain Shall Meet: Middle East Area Studies and the Discipline of Economics

    Author Pfeifer, Karen Publisher Social Science Research Council, 2007 Read online Download PDF

  • 816. Publications & Writing

    'Where No X-man Has Gone Before!’ Mutant Superheroes and the Cultural Politics of Popular Fantasy in Postwar America

    Publication by DPDF 2007 "Visual Culture" Fellow Ramzi Fawaz. Dismissed for decades as juvenile entertainment, comic books had by the early 1970s come of age as America's “native art”: taught on Ivy League campuses, studied by European scholars and filmmakers, and taken up a…

    Author Fawaz, Ramzi Publisher Duke University Press, 2011

  • 817. Publications & Writing

    Where There Is No Midwife: Birth and Loss in Rural India

    Examined through a framework of access to care that focuses on emotion, domestic spaces, illicit and extra-institutional biomedicine, and interpersonal relationships, 2000 IDRF Fellow Sarah Pinto follows the daily lives of rural women in the Sitapur district from a range of caste…

    Author Pinto, Sarah K. Publisher Berghahn Books, 2008

  • 818. Publications & Writing

    Whither United Nations Economic and Social Ideas? A Research Agenda

    Contributors Weiss, Thomas G., Carayannis, Tatiana

  • 819. Publications & Writing

    Who Belongs Where?

    Since a peace agreement was signed in 2003, officially ending a decade of war in the country, an estimated two million civilians have died and millions of others have been forced to flee their homes, creating one of the world’s worst humanitarian disasters. This paper seeks to…

    Author International Refugee Rights Initiative Publisher International Refugee Rights Initiative, 2010

  • 820. Publications & Writing

    Who Remits? The Case of Nicaragua

    This paper uses a nationally-representative household survey from Nicaragua (2001) to examine the remittance behavior of migrants in two destination countries: the US and Costa Rica.  Since only about half of all migrants remit, the paper uses a censored tobit model to analyze…

    Publisher Institute for Study of Labor (IZA), 2007 Read online Download PDF