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Authored Books

Amoah, Michael, Aning, Kwesi, Annan, Nancy and Nugent, Paul (2015) A Decade of Ghana: Politics, Economy and Society 2004-2013. Leiden: Brill.

Newsham, Andrew and Bhagwat, Shonil (2015) Conservation and Development. Abingdon; New York, NY: Routledge. (Routledge Perspectives on Development)

Book Chapters

Achcar, Gilbert (2015) 'Fascism in the Middle East and North Africa.' In: Ghazal, Amal and Hanssen, Jens, (eds.), The Oxford Handbook of Contemporary Middle-Eastern and North African History. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Achcar, Gilbert (2015) 'Le conflit des solidarités dans le monde arabe.' In: Supiot, Alain, (ed.), La Solidarité. Enquête sur un principe juridique. Paris: Odile Jacob, pp. 213-220.

Achcar, Gilbert (2015) 'Preface.' In: Rodinson, Maxime, (ed.), Marxism and the Muslim World. London: Zed Books, ix-xi.

Felix da Costa, Diana and de Coning, Cedric (2015) 'United Nations Mission in the Republic of South Sudan (UNMISS).' In: Koops, Joachim, Tardy, Thierry, McQueen, Norrie and Williams, Paul D., (eds.), The Oxford Handbook of UN Peacekeeping Operations. Oxford: Oxford University Press. (Oxford Handbooks)

Hammond, Laura (2015) '‘Diaspora Returnees to Somaliland: Heroes of Development or Job-Stealing Scoundrels?’.' In: Akesson, Lisa and Eriksson-Baaz, Maria, (eds.), Africa’s Return Migrants: The New Developers? London: Zed Books, pp. 44-63.

Hammond, Laura (2015) 'Neutrality and Impartiality.' In: Patterson, Jenny and MacGinty, Roger, (eds.), Routledge Handbook of Humanitarian Action. London: Routledge, pp. 87-97. (Routledge Companions)

Hanieh, Adam (2015) 'Capital, Labor, and State: Rethinking the Political Economy of Oil in the Gulf.' In: Ghazal, Amal and Hanssen, Jens, (eds.), The Oxford Handbook of Contemporary Middle-Eastern and North African History. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Hanieh, Adam (2015) 'Mapping the political economy of neoliberalism in the Arab world.' In: Mattei, Ugo and Haskell, John, (eds.), Research Handbook on Political Economy and Law. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar. (Research Handbooks on Globalisation and the Law Series)

Hanieh, Adam (2015) 'Re-scaling Egypt's political economy: neoliberalism and the transformation of the regional space.' In: Abou-El-Fadl, Reem, (ed.), Revolutionary Egypt. Abingdon; New York: Routledge, pp. 156-176.

Harris, Colette (2015) 'Gender and post-conflict rehabilitation.' In: Coles, Anne, Gray, Leslie and Momsen, Janet, (eds.), Routledge Handbook of Gender and Development. Abingdon; New York, NY: Routledge, pp. 407-417. (Routledge International Handbooks)

Ismail, Feyzi (2015) 'Nepal, imperialism and anti-imperialism.' In: Ness, Immanuel and Cope, Zak, (eds.), The Palgrave Encyclopedia of Imperialism and Anti-Imperialism. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 375-386.

Jennings, Michael (2015) 'Cooperation and competition: missions, the colonial state and constructing a health system in colonial Tanganyika.' In: Greenwood, Anna, (ed.), Beyond the State: The Colonial Medical Service in British Africa. Manchester: Manchester University Press, pp. 153-173. (Studies in Imperialism)

Kelman, Ilan, Colbourn, Tim, Costello, Anthony, Georgeson, Lucien, Kovats, Sari, Maslin, Mark, Newsham, Andrew, Sammonds, Peter, Urban, Frauke, Waage, Jeff and Wilkinson, Paul (2015) 'Climate and Climate Change.' In: Waage, Jeff and Yap, Chris, (eds.), Thinking Beyond Sectors for Sustainable Development. London: Ubiquity Press, pp. 11-17.

Marois, Thomas (2015) 'Banking on Alternatives to Neoliberal Development.' In: Pradella, Lucia and Marois, Thomas, (eds.), Polarizing Development: Alternatives to Neoliberalism and the Crisis. London: Pluto Press.

Marois, Thomas and Pradella, Lucia (2015) 'Polarising Development – Introducing Alternatives to Neoliberalism and the Crisis.' In: Pradella, Lucia and Marois, Thomas, (eds.), Polarizing Development: Alternatives to Neoliberalism and the Crisis. London: Pluto Press, pp. 1-12.

Marriage, Zoe (2015) 'The Democratic Republic of Congo.' In: Frame, Ian, (ed.), Africa South of the Sahara 2016 (45th edition). London: Routledge.

Marriage, Zoe (2015) '"Grande Mestre": Longing and celebration in Capoeira Angola (Brazil).' In: Harris, Rachel and Pease, Rowan, (eds.), Pieces of the Musical World: Sounds and Cultures. Abingdon: Routledge.

Meehan, Patrick (2015) 'Drugs, local politics and the subversion of global counter-narcotics ideology in Burma’s eastern borderlands, 1988-2012.' In: Charnoz, Olivier, (ed.), Local Politics, Global Impacts: Steps to a Multi-Disciplinary Analysis of Scales. Farnham, UK: Ashgate, pp. 79-104.

Mollinga, Peter (2015) 'Caught in a web – Travails of a Machine Tractor Park in Khorezm, Uzbekistan.' In: Lamers, John P. A., Khamzina, Asia, Rudenko, Inna and Vlek, Paul L. G., (eds.), Restructuring land allocation, water use and agricultural value chains. Technologies, policies and practices for the lower Amudarya region. Goettingen: V and R Unipress; Bonn University Press, pp. 317-340.

Novak, Paolo (2015) 'Refugees and Empire.' In: Ness, Immanuel and Cope, Zak, (eds.), The Palgrave Encyclopedia of Imperialism and Anti-Imperialism. Houndsmills: Palgrave MacMillan.

Oya, Carlos (2015) 'Rural labour markets and agricultural wage employment in semi-arid Africa: evidence from Senegal and Mauritania.' In: Oya, Carlos and Pontara, Nicola, (eds.), Rural Wage Employment in Developing Countries. Theory, Evidence and Policy. London: Routledge, pp. 37-68. (ISS Studies in Rural Livelihoods)

Oya, Carlos and Pontara, Nicola (2015) 'Improving the functioning of rural labour markets and working conditions: towards a policy agenda.' In: Oya, Carlos and Pontara, Nicola, (eds.), Rural Wage Employment in Developing Countries. Theory, Evidence and Policy. London: Routledge, pp. 329-350. (ISS Studies in Rural Livelihoods)

Oya, Carlos and Pontara, Nicola (2015) 'Introduction: understanding rural wage employment in developing countries.' In: Oya, Carlos and Pontara, Nicola, (eds.), Rural Wage Employment in Developing Countries. Theory, Evidence and Policy. London: Routledge, pp. 1-36. (ISS Studies in Rural Livelihoods)

Pringle, Tim (2015) 'Comparing Trade Union Reform in Transitional Societies: Vietnam, China and Russia.' In: Artus, Ingrid, Blien, Uwe, Holland, Judith and Hong, Van Phan thi, (eds.), Labour Market and Industrial Relations in Vietnam. Baden-Baden: Nomos; Bloomsbury, pp. 337-358.

Pringle, Tim (2015) 'Labour as an Agent of Change: the case of China.' In: Pradella, Lucia and Marois, Thomas, (eds.), Polarising Development: Alternatives to Neoliberalism and the Crisis. London: Pluto Press, pp. 192-202.

Pringle, Tim (2015) 'Trade Union reform in Russia and China: Harmony, Partnership and the power from below.' In: Chan, Anita, (ed.), Chinese Workers in Comparative Perspective. Ithaca: Cornell University Press.

Purewal, Navtej and Kamran, Tahir (2015) 'Pakistan's Religious Others: Reflections on the Minority Discourse on Christians in Punjab.' In: Long, Roger D., Samad, Yunas, Singh, Gurharpal and Talbot, Ian, (eds.), State and Nation-building in Pakistan: Beyond Islam and Security. London: Routledge. (Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series)

Pérez Niño, Helena (2015) 'The rise of tobacco agriculture in Mozambique: questions and challenges for a transforming sector.' In: Castel-Branco, Carlos Nuno, Massingue, N. and Muianga, C., (eds.), Questions on productive development in Mozambique. Maputo: IESE, pp. 202-231.

Pérez Niño, Helena (2015) 'The road ahead: the development and prospects of the road freight sector in Mozambique, a case study in the Beira corridor.' In: Castel-Branco, Carlos Nuno, Massingue, N. and Muianga, C., (eds.), Questions on productive development in Mozambique. Maputo: IESE, pp. 269-289.

Rivas, Althea-Maria (2015) 'The role of donors in remote management in Somalia: eyes wide shut.' In: World disaster report 2015: local actors at the centre of effective humanitarian action. Geneva: International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies, pp. 133-135.

Rizzo, Matteo and Petit, Nicolas (2015) 'The policy neglect of rural wage employment: The cases of Rwanda and Ethiopia.' In: Oya, Carlos and Pontara, Nicola, (eds.), Rural wage employment in developing countries: Theory, evidence, and policy. Abingdon; New York: Routledge. (Routledge ISS Studies in Rural Livelihoods)

Tilley, Lisa (2015) 'Decolonizing the Study of Capitalist Diversity: Epistemic Disruption and the Varied Geographies of Coloniality.' In: Ebenau, Matthias, Bruff, Ian and May, Christian, (eds.), New Directions in Comparative Capitalisms Research. Cham: Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 207-223. (International Political Economy Series)

Vergara-Camus, Leandro (2015) 'Sugarcane Ethanol: the Hen of the Golden Eggs? Agrarian Capital and the State under Lula’s Presidency.' In: Spronk, Susan and Webber, Jefferey, (eds.), Crisis and Contradiction: Marxist Perspectives on Latin America in the Global Economy. Leiden: Brill, pp. 211-235. (Historical Materialism Book Series, Volume: 79)

Journal Article

Achcar, Gilbert (2015) 'Banners of Protest.' Le Monde diplomatique, July.

Achcar, Gilbert (2015) 'Impasse rentière du Monde arabe [Interview].' Economia, June. pp. 27-23.

Cornwall, Andrea and Rivas, Althea-Maria (2015) 'From “Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment” to Global Justice: Reclaiming a Transformative Agenda for Gender and Development.' Third World Quarterly, 36 (2). pp. 396-415.

Cramer, Christopher, Johnston, Deborah, Oya, Carlos and Sender, John (2015) 'Fairtrade cooperatives in Ethiopia and Uganda: uncensored.' Review of African Political Economy, 41 (S1). S115-S127.

Hanieh, Adam (2015) 'A Brief History of ISIS.' Jacobin [online].

Hanieh, Adam (2015) 'Development through Unity. Assessing ESCWA's Arab Integration: A 21st Century Development Imperative.' Development and Change, 46 (4). pp. 979-992.

Ismail, Feyzi and Shah, Alpa (2015) 'Class struggle, the Maoists and the Indigenous Question in Nepal and India.' Economic and Political Weekly, 50 (35). pp. 112-123.

Jennings, Michael (2015) 'The precariousness of the franchise state: Voluntary sector health services and international NGOs in Tanzania, 1960s – mid-1980s.' Social Science and Medicine, 141. pp. 1-8.

Johnston, Deborah, Deane, Kevin and Rizzo, Matteo (2015) 'The political economy of HIV.' Review of African Political Economy, 42 (14). pp. 335-341.

Kaya, Zeynep and Keranen, Outi (2015) 'Constructing identity through symbols by groups demanding self-determination: Bosnian Serbs and Iraqi Kurds.' Ethnopolitics, 14 (5). pp. 505-512.

Meehan, Patrick (2015) 'Fortifying or fragmenting the state? The political economy of the drug trade in Shan State, Myanmar, 1988-2012.' Critical Asian Studies, 47 (2). pp. 253-282.

Mezzadri, Alessandra (2015) 'Free to stitch, or starve: capitalism and unfreedom in the global garment industry.' openDemocracy: Beyond Trafficking and Slavery.

Mezzadri, Alessandra (2015) 'Why inequality matters – for the rich and the poor.' The Conversation UK [Online].

Mezzadri, Alessandra (2015) 'A ‘song of the wage’ for Rana Plaza.' New Internationalist.

Naess, Lars Otto, Newell, Peter, Newsham, Andrew, Phillips, Jon, Quan, Julian and Tanner, Thomas (2015) 'Climate policy meets national development contexts: Insights from Kenya and Mozambique.' Global Environmental Change, 35. pp. 534-544.

Novak, Paolo (2015) 'Refugee Status as a Productive Tension.' Transnational Legal Theory, 6 (2). pp. 287-311.

Oya, Carlos (2015) 'Who counts? Challenges and biases in defining ‘households’ in research on poverty.' Journal of Development Effectiveness, 7 (3). pp. 336-345.

Pringle, Tim (2015) 'Labour under threat: The rise and (possible) fall of ‘collective bargaining' in South China.' International Union Rights, 22 (4). pp. 3-5.

Purewal, Navtej (2015) 'Interrogating the Rights Discourse on Girls’ Education: Neo-Liberalism, Neo-Colonialism, and the Beijing Platform for Action.' IDS Bulletin, 46 (4). pp. 47-53.

Reis, Nadine and Mollinga, Peter (2015) 'Public Policy and the Idea of the Vietnamese State: The Cultural Political Economy of Domestic Water Supply.' Asian Studies Review, 39 (4). pp. 628-648.

Zhang, Qian Forrest, Oya, Carlos and Ye, Jingzhong (2015) 'Bringing Agriculture Back In: The Central Place of Agrarian Change in Rural China Studies.' Journal of Agrarian Change, 15 (3). pp. 299-313.

Conference or Workshop Items

Kaya, Zeynep (2015) When sovereignty and self-determination overlap in claims to statehood: The case of Iraqi Kurdistan. In: International Relations and a New Middle East Symposium, 2015-05-07 - 2015-05-08, Denmark.

Monographs and Working Papers

Ayeb-Karlsson, Sonja, Tanner, Thomas, van der Geest, Kees and Warner, Koko (2015) Livelihood resilience in a changing world – 6 global policy recommendations for a more sustainable future. UNU-EHS Working Paper Series, No. 22. Bonn: United Nations University Institute of Environment and Human Security (UNU-EHS).

Bahadur, Aditya, Lovell, Emma, Wilkinson, Emily and Tanner, Thomas (2015) Resilience in the SDGs: Developing an indicator for Target 1.5 that is fit for purpose. London: Overseas Development Institute.

Bahadur, Aditya, Peters, Katie, Wilkinson, Emily, Pichon, Florence and Gray, Kirsty (2015) The 3As: tracking resilience across BRACED. London: Overseas Development Institute.

Carabine, Elizabeth, Cabot Venton, Courtenay, Tanner, Thomas and Bahadur, Aditya (2015) The contribution of ecosystem services to human resilience: a rapid review. London: Overseas Development Institute.

Cozzi, Giovanni and McKinley, Terry (2015) Addressing the Pressing Need to Reduce Global and European Imbalances. Policy Brief July 2015. Brussels: Foundation for European Progressive Studies.

Devereux, Stephen, Sabates-Wheeler, Rachel, Masset, E., te Lintelo, D. and Rivas, Althea-Maria (2015) Evaluating the Targeting Effectiveness of Social Transfers: A Literature Review. No 460. Brighton: Institute for Development Studies.

Jones, Lindsey, Carabine, Elizabeth, Roux, Jean-Pierre and Tanner, Thomas (2015) Promoting the use of climate information to achieve long-term development objectives in sub-Saharan Africa: Results from the Future Climate For Africa scoping phase. London: Climate and Development Knowledge Network (CDKN).

Jones, Lindsey and Tanner, Thomas (2015) Measuring 'subjective resilience': using peoples' perceptions to quantify household resilience. London: Overseas Development Institute.

McKinley, Terry and Karwowski, Ewa (2015) Examining the Link between Macroeconomic Policies and Productive Employment: Assessing Outcomes for 145 Developing Countries. London: SOAS University of London.

Mezzadri, Alessandra (2015) Garment Sweatshop Regimes: The Informalisation of Social Responsibility over Health and Safety Provisions. CDPR Working paper 30/2015.

Mezzadri, Alessandra and Srivastava, Ravi (2015) Labour regimes in the Indian garment sector: capital-labour relations, social reproduction and labour standards in the National Capital Region. London: CDPR SOAS.

Rivas, Althea-Maria (2015) No longer a last resort: a review of the remote programming landscape. Kenya and Somalia. London: DFID.

Saad Filho, Alfredo (2015) A Critical Review of Brazil’s Recent Economic Policies. London: Centre for Development Policy and Research.

Tanner, Thomas, Surminski, Swenja, Wilkinson, Emily, Reid, Robert, Rentschler, Jun and Rajput, Sumati (2015) The Triple Dividend of Resilience: Realising development goals through the multiple benefits of disaster risk management. London: Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery (GFDRR) at the World Bank and Overseas Development Institute (ODI).

Wilkinson, Emily, Tanner, Thomas, Simonet, Catherine and Pichon, Florence (2015) The geography of poverty and climate extremes. in Wilkinson, Emily and Peters, Katie (eds.) Climate extremes and resilient poverty reduction: Development designed with uncertainty in mind. London: Overseas Development Institute.

Book Reviews

Achcar, Gilbert (2015) 'Review: 'Arab Responses to Fascism and Nazism: Attraction and Repulsion' ed. Israel Gershoni.' Journal of Palestine Studies, 44 (3). pp. 56-58.

Achcar, Gilbert (2015) 'Review: 'The Mufti of Jerusalem and the Nazis: The Berlin Years' by Klaus Gensicke.' Journal of Palestine Studies, 45 (1). pp. 102-103.

Brading, Ryan (2015) 'Is European populism alive and kicking?' Journal of European Political Science, 14 . pp. 369-373.

Novak, Paolo (2015) 'Review of: 'New Perspectives on International Migration and Development' by Cortina Jeronimo and Ochoa-Reza Enrique. New York: Columbia University Press 2013.' Journal of Global Faultlines, 2 (2). pp. 58-60.

Shah, Alpa and Lerche, Jens (2015) 'India’s Democracy: Illusion of Inclusion.' Economic and Political Weekly, 50 (41). pp. 33-36.

Opinion Pieces / Media / Blogs

Ismail, Feyzi (2015) Nepal: Natural disaster, unnatural suffering. openDemocracy (2 May) [Opinion Pieces / Media / Blogs]

Istratii, Romina (2015) Using Traditional Patriarchal Institutions to Address Women’s Problems. Sylff Association, Voices from the Sylff Community [Opinion Pieces / Media / Blogs]

Lindley, Anna (2015) Refugees Welcome and Beyond. London International Development Centre Blog [Opinion Pieces / Media / Blogs]

Lindley, Anna (2015) Taking on the hostile environment. Unlocking Detention [Online] [Opinion Pieces / Media / Blogs]

Audios

Istratii, Romina (2015) Nεανικές Ανησυχίες - Ρομίνα Ιστράτη (ΥOUTH CONCERNS - Romina Istratii Interview). PΑΔΙΟ ΜΑΡΤΥΡΙΑ (RADIO MARTYRIA). [Audio]

Other

Achcar, Gilbert (2015) 'Alayna an nakhluqa qutban thalithan [Interview].' Correspondents.org [Arabic] (8 January).

Achcar, Gilbert (2015) 'The End of Empire?: Violence and US Hegemony in the Middle East [Interview].' New Left Project, 1 June .

Achcar, Gilbert (2015) 'Hiwār ma‘ Gilbert al-Ashqar [Interview].' Al-Jumhuriyya (11 March).

Achcar, Gilbert (2015) 'Há um grande jogo na região [Interview].' Zero Hora, Porto Alegre (29 March).

Achcar, Gilbert (2015) 'Kalıcı barış demokrasiyle mümkün [Interview].' Ozgür Gündem (10 March). Istanbul:

Achcar, Gilbert (2015) 'La religion peut-elle servir le progrès social?' Le Monde Diplomatique .

Achcar, Gilbert (2015) 'Qu’est-ce que ‘l’islamo-fascisme [Interview].' L’Orient-Le Jour (17 Feb).

Achcar, Gilbert (2015) 'We’re Facing an Important Crossroad.' Correspondents.org [English] (9 January).

Jennings, Michael (2015) 'Kenya: Recent History.' In: Africa South of the Sahara 2016. London: Europa.

Jennings, Michael (2015) 'Tanzania: Recent History.' In: Africa South of the Sahara 2016. London: Europa.

Jennings, Michael (2015) 'Uganda: Recent History.' In: Africa South of the Sahara 2016. London: Europa.

Lerche, Jens (2015) 'ILO campaigns: missing the wood for the trees?' Open Democracy: Beyond Trafficking and Slavery.

Mezzadri, Alessandra (2015) 'Mr Modi and the working poor.' SOAS South Asia Notes (March 24). SOAS.

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