New Books by SSS Faculty and Scholars

Yuval Jobani (Former Research Assistant 2008-10) and Nahshon Perez, Women of the Wall: Navigating Religion in Sacred Sites. Oxford University Press, 2017.

Didier Fassin (Faculty), If Truth Be Told. The Politics of Public Ethnography (editor), Durham, Duke University Press, 2017.

Didier Fassin (Faculty), Le Monde à l’épreuve de l’asile. Essai d’anthropologie critique, Société d’ethnologie, Paris, 2017.

Jonathan Morduch (Current Member) and Rachel Schneider, The Financial Diaries: How American Families Cope in a World of Uncertainty, Princeton University Press, 2017.

Randall Curren (Former Member 2012-13) and Ellen Metzger, Living Well Now and in the Future: Why Sustainability Matters, MIT Press, 2017.

Kenda Mutongi (Former Member 2004-05), Matatu: A History of Popular Transportation in Nairobi, University Of Chicago Press, 2017.

Tugba Basaran (Former Member 2014-15; Visitor 2015-16), International Political Sociology: Transversal Lines, Routledge, 2016.

Linda Zerilli (Current Member), A Democratic Theory of Judgment, University of Chicago Press, 2016.

Angel Adams Parham (Former Member 2011-12),  American Routes: Racial Palimpsests and the Transformation of Race, Oxford University Press, 2017.

David Kazanjian (Current Member), The Brink of Freedom: Improvising Life in the Nineteenth-Century Atlantic World, Duke University Press, 2016.

Lalaie Ameeriar (Current Member), Downwardly Global: Women, Work, and Citizenship in the Pakistani Diaspora, Duke University Press, 2017.

Jung Soon Park (Former Member 2001-02), Michael Walzer's Social Thought and Philosophical Enlightenment: Complex Equality, the Goddess of Philosophy, and Magic Square, Philosophy and Reality Publishing Co., Seoul, 2017.

Didier Fassin (Faculty), L'Ombre du monde: Une anthropologie de la condition carcérale, Seuil, 2015.

Yuval Jobani (Former Research Assistant 2008-10), The Role of Contradictions in Spinoza’s Philosophy: The God Intoxicated Heretic, Routledge, 2016.

Didier Fassin (Faculty), Punir une passion contemporaine, Seuil, 2017.

Dan Ariely (Former Member 2005-06; Visitor 2006-07), Payoff: The Hidden Logic That Shapes Our Motivations, Simon & Schuster/TED, 2016.

Didier Fassin (Faculty), Prison Worlds: An Ethnography of the Carceral Condition, Polity, 2016.

Alexander Laban Hinton (Former Member 2011-12), Man or Monster?: The Trial of a Khmer Rouge Torturer, Duke University Press, 2016.

Didier Fassin (Faculty), La fuerza del orden: Una ethnographía del accionar policial en las periferias urbanas, Silo XXI, Buenos Aires, translated by Andrea Sosa Varrotti, 2016.

Michael Walzer (Professor Emeritus), In God’s Shadow: Politics in the Hebrew Bible, Yale University Press, 2012.

Joan Wallach Scott (Professor Emerita), The Fantasy of Feminist History, Duke University Press, 2011.