Recent Publications

 

Working Paper Series

 

 

 

Book or Edited Volume

  • McHardy, Julien, Oulimata Gueye and Richard Rottenburg (eds.) (forthcoming) (2019) "Digital Imaginaries."
  • Moradi, Fazil & Richard Rottenburg, eds. (2019) "Acts of Evidence: On the Translatability of Genocidal Violence." in Critical Studies Special Issue (forthcoming).
  • Mugler, Johanna (2019) "Measuring Justice. Quantitative Accountability and the National Prosecuting Authority in South Africa." Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Book or Edited Volume

  • Biehl, Konstantin (2018) "Knowledge on the Run: Epistemological Uncertainties in the Careers of Kenyan Long-Distance Runners." Working Paper Series DFG Priority Programme 1448: Adaptation and Creativity in Africa, Nr. 29. Leipzig and Halle. → https://lost-research-group.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/WP29_Biehl_180904_.pdf
  • Lammer, Christof (2018) "Performing state boundaries: A stategraphy of citizen participation in China." Doctoral thesis, University of Vienna.
  • Lock, Margaret and Vinh-Kim Nguyen (eds.) (forthcoming) (2018) "An Anthropology of Biomedicine." London: Wiley-Blackwell.
  • Cantini, Daniele (ed.) (2018) "al-Intag al-Ma’rifa fi al-Jami’at al-Masriyya [Knowledge Production at Egyptian Universities]." in Idafat: Al - Majalla al Arabiya Lel' Oloum al-Siyassiya [Idafat: the Arab Journal of Sociology] (special issue) 41-42, 140 pp. → http://www.caus.org.lb/Home/publication_popup.php?ID=5520&MediaID=2
  • Cantini, Daniele (in print) (2018) "Knowledge Production at the postgraduate level in Egyptian public universities." Cairo/New York: American University in Cairo Press.
  • Bognitz, Stefanie (in preparation) (2018) "Promising access to justice: The everyday of legal aid and mediation in Rwanda." PhD thesis. Halle: Philosophical Faculty I, University of Halle.
  • Umlauf, René and Uli Beisel (forthcoming) (2018) "Outsourcing the Laboratory? Testing technologies for malaria and the push towards evidence-based diagnosis in Global Health." in Science as Culture.

Book or Edited Volume

  • Moradi, Fazil, Ralph Buchenhorst, and Maria Six-Hohenbalken (2017) "Memory and genocide: on what remains and the possibility of representation." London and New York: Routledge.
  • Hoinathy, Remadji (ed.) (2017) "Société civile, gouvernance & industries extractives (special issue)." in Cahier Tchadien des Sciences Sociales (CaTchas)http://catchas.mmsh.univ-aix.fr/Pages/default.aspx
  • Thelen, Tatjana and Erdmute Alber (eds.) (2017) "Reconnecting State and Kinship." Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press.
  • Thelen, Tatjana, Larissa Vetters and Keebet von Benda-Beckmann (eds.) (2017) "Stategraphy: Toward a Relational Anthropology of the State." New York, Oxford: Berghahn.
  • Umlauf, René (2017) "Mobile Labore. Zur Organisation und Diagnose von Malaria." Bielefeld: Transcript Verlag.

Book or Edited Volume

  • Calkins, Sandra (2016) "Who knows tomorrow?: Uncertainty in North-Eastern Sudan." Oxford: Berghahn
  • Cantini, Daniele (2016) "Youth and Education in the Middle East: Shaping Identity and Politics in Jordan." London: I. B. Tauris (Library of Modern Middle East Studies, 177).
  • Cantini, Daniele (2016) "Rethinking politics of higher education." Leiden: Brill
  • Geissler P W, Lachenal G, Manton J, Tousignant N (2016) "Traces of the Future: An Archaeology of Medical Science in Twenty First Century Africa." Bristol: Intellect.

Book or Edited Volume

  • Buchenhorst, Ralph, ed. (2015) "Von Fremdheit lernen: zum produktiven Umgang mit Erfahrungen des Fremden im Kontext der Globalisierung." Bielefeld: Transcript
  • Calkins, Sandra, Enrico Ille, and Richard Rottenburg, eds. (2015) "Emerging orders in the Sudans." Bamenda and Buea: Langaa
  • Ille, Enrico (2015) "‘Nuba’. A historical perspective on changing and contested notions" in Nuba Mountains Studies Working Paper 2 Halle: LOST Research Group, University of Halle
  • Ille, Enrico (2015) "An annotated bibliography of social research on the Nuba Mountains." Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute
  • Ille, Enrico (2015) "Dynamics of destabilisation in development interventions in South Kordofan, 2005-2011" in Sudan Working Paper 2015:4 Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute
  • Rottenburg, Richard, Sally Engle Merry, Sung-Joon Park, and Johanna Mugler, eds. (2015) "A world of indicators: The making of governmental knowledge through quantification." Cambridge: Cambridge University Press
  • Seidel, Katrin, and Timm Sureau, eds. (2015) "Emerging South Sudan: negotiating statehood (special issue)." in Journal of Eastern African Studies 9 (4)
  • Thompson, James M., and Benjamin De Mesel, eds. (2015) "Wittgensteinian approaches to moral philosophy (special issue)." in Ethical Perspectives 22 (1)
  • Geissler PW (ed.) (2015) "Para-states and Medical Science: Making Global Health in Africa." Durham: Duke University Press.

Book or Edited Volume

  • Breckenridge, Keith (2014) "Biometric State: The Global Politics of Identification and Surveillance in South Africa, 1850 to the Present." Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
  • Abenante, Paola, and Daniele Cantini, eds. (2014) "Religious belonging and life-worlds: ethnographies on subjectivity and Islam (special issue)." in La Ricera Folklorica 69
  • Behrends, Andrea, Sung-Joon Park, and Richard Rottenburg, eds. (2014) "Travelling models in African conflict management: translating technologies of social ordering." Leiden: Brill
  • Gertel, Jörg, Richard Rottenburg, and Sandra Calkins, eds. (2014) "Disrupting territories: land, commodification and conflict in Sudan." Woodbridge: James Currey
  • M'charek, Amade, Katharina Schramm, and David Skinner, eds. (2014) "Race and Technologies of Belonging (special issue)." in Science, Technology & Human Values 39 (4).
  • Thelen, Tatjana (2014) "Care/Sorge. Konstruktion, Reproduktion und Auflösung bedeutsamer Bindungen." Bielefeld: transcript.

Book or Edited Volume

  • Hoinathy, Remadji (2013) "Pétrole et changement social au Tchad: Rente pétrolière et monétisation des relations économiques et sociales dans la zone pétrolière de Doba." Paris: Karthala.
  • Alber, Erdmute, Cati Coe and Tatjana Thelen (2013) "The Anthropology of Sibling Relations: Shared Parentage, Experience and Exchange." New York: Palgrave Macmillan.
  • Ille, Enrico (2013) "Projections, plans and projects: development as the extension of organizing principles and its consequences in the rural Nuba Mountains / South Kordofan, Sudan (2005-2011)." Leipzig and Weissenfels: Ille & Riemer
  • Prince, Ruth J., and Rebecca Marsland, eds. (2013) "Making and unmaking public health in Africa: ethnographic perspectives." Athens: Ohio University Press
  • Muyinda, Herbert (2013) "Disability, Violent Conflict and Embodied Sociality in Northern Uganda." Berlin: Lambert Academic Publishing
  • Komey, Guma Kunda (2013) "The Nuba Political Predicament in Sudan(s): Seeking Resources Beyond Borders" in The Borderlands of South Sudan: Authority and Identity in Contemporary and Historical Perspectives, 89-109 , edited by Christopher Vaughan, Mareike Schomerus and Lotje de Vries. Bringstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.
  • Redfield, Peter (2013) "Life in Crisis: The Ethical Journey of Doctors Without Borders" Berkeley: University of California Press.

Book or Edited Volume

  • Breckenridge, Keith and Simon Szreter (2012) "Registration and Recognition: Documenting the Person in World History." Oxford: Oxford University Press.
  • Eckert, Julia, Brian Donahoe, Christian Strümpell, and Zerrin Ozlem Biner (2012) "Law against the State: Ethnographic Foray’s into Law’s Transformations." Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
  • Kay, Rebecca, Sergei Shubin, and Tatjana Thelen (2012) "Rural realities in the post-socialist space (special issue)" in Journal of Rural Studies 28 (2)
  • Geissler, Paul Wenzel, Richard Rottenburg, and Julia Zenker, eds. (2012) "Rethinking biomedicine and governance in Africa." Bielefeld: Transcript
  • Kelly, Ann H., and Paul Wenzel Geissler, eds. (2012) "The value of transnational medical research: labour, participation and care." London: Routledge
  • Dilger, Hansjörg, Abdoulaye Kane and Stacey Langwick (eds.) (2012) "Medicine, Mobility, and Power in Global Africa: Transnational Health and Healing." Bloomington: Indiana University Press

Book or Edited Volume

  • Geissler, Paul Wenzel, and Catherine Molyneux, eds. (2011) "Evidence, ethos and experiment: the anthropology and history of medical research in Africa." New York: Berghahn Books
  • Schramm, Katharina, ed. (2011) "Landscapes of Violence: Memory and Sacred Space (special issue)." in History and Memory 23 (1)
  • Schramm, Katharina, and Kristine Krause, eds. (2011) "States, Diasporas, Citizenship: New Forms of Political Subjectivity in Africa." in African Diaspora Journal of Transnational Africa in a Global World 4 (2)
  • Schramm, Katharina, David Skinner, and Richard Rottenburg, eds. (2011) "Identity Politics and the New Genetics: Re/Creating Categories of Difference and Belonging" Oxford: Berghahn
  • Jitta Jessica, Muyinda Herbert, Ostergaard Nielsen Kathrine and Ebba Holme Hansen (2011) "Quality Medicine Use for Children in Uganda: Situational Analysis." Kampala: Makerere Press.
  • Lamoureaux, Siri (2011) "Message in a Mobile: mixed messages, tales of missing and mobile communities at the University of Khartoum." Langaa Publishers/African Studies Centre
  • Langwick, Stacey (2011) "Bodies, Politics, and African Healing: The Matter of Maladies in Tanzania." Bloomington: Indiana University Press.
  • Geissler, PW & C Molyneux (eds.) (2011) "Evidence, Ethos and Experiment: Anthropology and History of Medical Research in Africa." Oxford: Berghahn.
  • Bornstein, Erica and Peter Redfield (2011) "Forces of Compassion: Humanitarianism Between Ethics and Politics." Santa Fe: SAR Press

Book or Edited Volume

  • Nguyen, Vinh-Kim (2010) "The Republic of Therapy: Triage and Sovereignty in West Africa’s Time of AIDS." Durham: Duke University Press.
  • Thelen, Tatjana and Haldis Haukanes (2010) "Parenting after the Century of the Child: Travelling Ideals, Institutional Negotiations and Individual Responses." Aldershot: Ashgate.
  • Argenti, Nicolas, and Katharina Schramm, eds. (2010) "Remembering Violence: Anthropological Perspectives on Intergenerational Transmission." Oxford: Berghahn
  • Geissler, Paul Wenzel, and Ruth J. Prince (2010) "The Land is dying: contingency, creativity and conflict in Western Kenya." New York: Berghahn Books
  • Lock, Margaret, and Vinh-Kim Nguyen (2010) "An anthropology of biomedicine." Malden: Wiley-Blackwell
  • Nguyen, Vinh-Kim (2010) "The republic of therapy: triage and sovereignty in West Africa's time of AIDS." Durham: Duke University Press
  • Schramm, Katharina (2010) "African Homecoming: Pan-African Ideology and Contested Heritage." Walnut Creek: Left Coast Press
  • Komey, Guma Kunda (2010) "Land, Governance, Conflict and the Nuba of Sudan." London: James Currey.
  • Geissler, PW & RJ Prince (2010) "The Land is Dying: Creativity, Contingency and Conflict in western Kenya." Oxford: Berghahn.

Book or Edited Volume

  • Leutloff-Grandits, Carolin, Anja Peleikis and Tatjana Thelen (2009) "Social Security in Religious Networks. Anthropological Perspectives on New Risks and Ambivalences." New York, Oxford: Berghahn
  • Becker, Felicitas, and Paul Wenzel Geissler, eds. (2009) "AIDS and religious practice in Africa." Leiden: Brill
  • Klein, Thamar (2009) "Alafia: globale und lokale Medizinen in Benin" Berlin: LIT Verlag
  • Rottenburg, Richard (2009) "Far-fetched facts: a parable of development aid." Cambridge: MIT Press

Book or Edited Volume

  • Thelen, Tatjana (2003) "Privatisierung und soziale Ungleichheit in der osteuropäischen Landwirtschaft. Zwei Fallstudien aus Ungarn und Rumänien." Frankfurt a.M., New York: Campus.

Book or Edited Volume

  • Redfield, Peter (2000) "Space in the Tropics: From Convicts to Rockets in French Guiana." Berkeley: University of California Press.