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  • 831. 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

  • 832. Publications & Writing

    Rituals of Ethnicity Thangmi Identities Between Nepal and India

    Rituals of Ethnicity is a transnational study of the relationships between mobility, ethnicity, and ritual action. Through an ethnography of the Thangmi, a marginalized community who migrate between Himalayan border zones of Nepal, India and the Tibetan Autonomous Region of China…

    Author Shneiderman, Sara Beth Publisher University of Pennsylvania Press, 2015

  • 833. 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

  • 834. 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

  • 835. 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

  • 836. 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

  • 837. Publications & Writing

    Rural Organizations and Adaptation to Climate Change and Variability in Rural Kenya

    Publication by DPDF 2008 "Human Dimensions of Global Environmental Change" Fellow Camille Washington-Ottombre Numerous studies have shown that collective action affects the type and efficiency of short- and long-term adaptation to climate change. This empirical study contributes…

    Contributors Washington-Ottombre, Camille, Pijanowski, Bryan Publisher Springer Publications, 2013

  • 838. Publications & Writing

    Russia: The Challenges of Transformation

    In Russia a group of leading Russian intellectuals and social scientists join with top researchers from around the world to examine the social, political, and economic transformation in Russia. This timely and important book of original essays makes clear that neither politics no…

    Contributors Piotr Dutkiewicz (Editor), Dmitri Trenin (Editor) Publisher NYU Press, 2011

  • 839. Publications & Writing

    SSRC Announces 2007-2008 Abe Fellows

  • 840. Publications & Writing

    SSRC Announces Grants Totaling $210,000 for Seven Media and Communications Projects