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Authored Books

Mosse, David (2012) The Saint in the Banyan tree: Christianity and Caste Society in India. Berkeley: University of California Press. (The Anthropology of Christianity. A Philip E. Lilienthal Book in Asian Studies)

Mosse, David (2005) Cultivating Development: An Ethnography of Aid Policy and Practice. London; Ann Arbor, MI.: Pluto Press.

Mosse, David (2003) The Rule of Water. Statecraft, Ecology and Collective Action in South India. New Delhi: Oxford University Press.

Edited Book or Journal Volume

Mosse, David, ed. (2011) Adventures in Aidland: The Anthropology of Professionals in International Development. New York; Oxford: Berghahn Press. (Volume 6, Studies in Public and Applied Anthropology)

Mosse, David and Lewis, David, eds. (2006) Development Brokers and Translators. The Ethnography of Aid and Agencies. Bloomfield, CT: Kumarian Press.

Mosse, David and Lewis, David, eds. (2005) The Aid Effect: Giving and Governing in International Development. London: Pluto Press.

Mosse, David and Farrington, John and Rew, Alan, eds. (1998) Development as Process: Concepts and Methods for Working With Complexity. London: Routledge.

Book Chapters

Mosse, David (2018) 'Caste, Religion and Nation: The relationship between Christianity and caste society in India and its misconstrual.' In: Jodhka, Surinder and Manor, James, (eds.), Contested hierarchies, persisting influence: Caste and power in twenty-first-century India. Hyderabad: Orient Blackswan, pp. 261-290.

Mosse, David (2017) '"Complexio oppositorum?" : religion, society, and power in the making of Catholicism in rural south India.' In: Napolitano, Valentina and Mayblin, Maya and Norget, Kristin, (eds.), The Anthropology of Catholicism: A Reader. Berkeley, CA: University of California Press.

Mosse, David and Kruckenberg, Lena (2017) 'Beyond the Ivory Tower: Researching Development Practice.' In: Crawford, Gordon and Kruckenberg, Lena and Loubere, Nicholas and Morgan, Rosemary, (eds.), Understanding Global Development Research: Fieldwork Issues, Experiences and Reflections. London: Sage.

Mosse, David (2015) 'Caste and the conundrum of religion and development in India.' In: Tomalin, Emma, (ed.), The Routledge Handbook of Religions and Global Development. Oxon; New York: Routledge, pp. 200-214. (Routledge International Handbooks)

Mosse, David (2015) 'Accommodation, reconciliation and rebellion in the history of Tamil Catholicism.' In: Christianity in Indian History: Issues of Culture, Power and Knowledge. New Delhi: Primus Books, 185 -203. (In Press)

Mosse, David (2011) 'Aid, adivasis and aspirations for development in western India.' In: Rycroft, Daniel and Dasgupta, Sangeeta, (eds.), The Politics of Belonging in India: Becoming Adivasi. London & New York: Routledge, pp. 154-174. (Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series)

Mosse, David (2011) 'Introduction: The Anthropology of Expertise and Professionals in International Development.' In: Mosse, David, (ed.), Adventures in Aidland: The Anthropology of Professionals in International Development. Oxford & New York: Berghahn.

Mosse, David (2011) 'Politics and ethics: ethnographies of expert knowledge and professional identities.' In: Wright, Susan and Shore, Cris, (eds.), Policy Worlds: Anthropology and Analysis of Contemporary Power. Oxford & Nw York: Berghahn, pp. 50-67. (EASA Series)

Mosse, David (2011) 'Social analysis as corporate product: Non-Economists/anthropologists at work in the World Bank in Washington DC.' In: Mosse, David, (ed.), Adventures in Aidland: The anthropology of professionals in international development. Oxford: Berghahn.

Mosse, David (2010) 'The Catholic Church and Dalit Christian activism in contemporary Tamil Nadu.' In: Robinson, Rowena and Kujūra, Josepha Mariyānusa, (eds.), Margins of Faith. New Delhi: Sage.

Mosse, David (2009) 'Christian Dalit activism in contemporary Tamil Nadu.' In: Gellner, David N., (ed.), Ethnic Activism and Civil Society in South Asia. New Delhi: Sage. (Governance, Conflict and Civic Action)

Mosse, David (2009) 'The rule of water: uncertainty and the cultural ecology of water in south India.' In: A History of Water. Vol.1: Ideas of Water: Vol. 1 Ideas of Water: From Ancient Societies to the Modern World. London: I.B. Tauris.

Mosse, David (2008) 'Collective action, common property and social capital in south India: an anthropological commentary.' In: Ray, Isha and Bardhan, Pranab, (eds.), The contested commons: conversations between economists and anthropologists. Oxford: Blackwell, pp. 83-106.

Rossi, Benedetta (2006) 'Aid Policies and Recipient Strategies in Niger.' In: Lewis, David and Mosse, David, (eds.), Brokers and Translators: The Ethnography of Aid and Development. Bloomfield: Kumarian, pp. 27-50.

Mosse, David (2006) 'Possession and Confession. Affliction and Sacred Power in Colonial and Contemporary Catholic South India.' In: Cannell, F., (ed.), The Anthropology of Christianity. Durham, N.C: Duke University Press, pp. 99-133.

Mosse, David (2005) 'Global Governance and the Ethnography of International Aid.' In: Mosse, D. and Lewis, D., (eds.), The Aid Effect. Giving and Governing in International Development. London: Pluto Press, pp. 1-36.

Mosse, David (2004) 'Power relations and poverty reduction.' In: Alsop, Ruth, (ed.), Power, rights and poverty: concepts and connections. Washington DC: The World Bank, pp. 51-67.

Mosse, David (2004) 'Social analysis as product development: anthropologists at work in the World Bank.' In: Giri, A. and Harskamp, Avan and Salemink, O., (eds.), The development of religion / the religion of development. Amsterdam: Eburon B V, pp. 77-87.

Quarles van Ufford, P. and Giri, Ananta and Mosse, David (2003) 'Interventions in development: towards a new moral understanding of our experiences and an agenda for the future.' In: Quarles van Ufford, P. and Giri, A., (eds.), A Moral Critique of Development: In Search of Global Responsibilities. London: Routledge, pp. 3-43.

Mosse, David (2003) 'The making and marketing of particpatory development.' In: Quarles van Uffard, P. and Giri, A., (eds.), A Moral Critique of Development: In Search of Global Responsibilities. London & New York: Routledge, pp. 43-75.

Mosse, David (2001) 'Irrigation and statecraft in Zamindari south India.' In: Fuller, C. and Benei, V., (eds.), The everyday state and society in modern India. London: Hurst, pp. 163-193.

Mosse, David (2001) ''People's knowledge', participation and patronage: operations and representations in rural development.' In: Cook, B and Kothari, U, (eds.), Participation - the new tyranny? London: Zed Press, pp. 16-35.

Mosse, David (2001) 'Social Research in rural development projects.' In: Gellner, D. and Hirsch, E., (eds.), Inside organizations: anthropologists at work. Oxford: Berg Publications, pp. 1577-182.

Mosse, David (1999) 'Responding to subordination: identity and change among south Indian Untouchable castes.' In: Campbell, J and Rew, A, (eds.), Cultural identity and affect. London: Pluto Press.

Mosse, David (1998) 'Process documentation and process monitoring: cases and issues.' In: Mosse, D. and Farrington, J. and Rew, A., (eds.), Development as Process: Concepts and Methods for Working with Complexity. London: Routledge, pp. 31-53.

Mosse, David (1998) 'Process-oriented approaches to development practice and social research: an introduction.' In: Mosse, D. and Farrington, J. and Rew, A., (eds.), Development as Process: Concepts and Methods for Working with Complexity. London: Routledge, pp. 1-30.

Mosse, David (1997) 'Honour, Caste and Conflict: The Ethnohistory of a Catholic Festival in Rural Tamil Nadu (1730-1990).' In: Assayag, Jackie and Tarabout, Gilles, (eds.), Altérité et identité. Islam et christianisme en Inde. Paris: Editions de l'Ecole de Hautes Etudes en Science, pp. 71-120.

Mosse, David (1996) 'The Ideology and Politics of community participation tank-irrigation development in colonial and contemporary Tamil Nadu.' In: Grillo, R. D. and Stirrat, R. L., (eds.), Discourse of Development: anthropological perspectives. Oxford: Berg, pp. 255-291.

Journal Article

Mosse, David (2020) 'Outside Caste? The Enclosure of Caste and Claims to Castelessness in India and the United Kingdom.' Comparative Studies in Society and History, 62 (1). pp. 4-34.

Mosse, David (2019) 'The Modernity of Caste and the Market Economy.' Modern Asian Studies. (Forthcoming)

Mosse, David (2019) 'Can the Experience of Participatory Development Help Think Critically about ‘Patient and Public Involvement’ in UK Healthcare?' Sociological Research Online, 24 (3). pp. 444-461.

Mosse, David (2018) 'Caste and development: Contemporary perspectives on a structure of discrimination and advantage.' World Development, 110. pp. 422-436.

Mosse, David and Jadhav, Sushrut and Dostaler, Ned (2016) 'Minds of caste – Discrimination and its Affects.' Anthropology Today, 32 (1). pp. 1-2.

Mosse, David (2015) 'Class, Caste and the Reproduction of Privilege.' Anthropology of this Century, 14.

Mosse, David (2015) 'Misunderstood, misrepresented, contested? Anthropological knowledge production in question.' Focaal: Journal of Global and Historical Anthropology, 72. pp. 128-137.

Mosse, David (2014) 'Knowledge as Relational: Reflections on Knowledge in International Development.' Forum for Development Studies, 41 (3). pp. 513-523.

Mosse, David (2013) 'The Anthropology of International Development.' Annual Review of Anthropology, 42. pp. 227-246.

Mosse, David (2012) 'Caste and Christianity.' Seminar, 633. pp. 58-63.

Mosse, David (2010) 'A Relational Approach to Durable Poverty, Inequality and Power.' Journal of Development Studies, 46 (7). pp. 1156-1178.

Mosse, David (2008) 'Epilogue: The cultural politics of water – a comparative perspective.' Journal of Southern African Studies, 34 (4). pp. 937-946.

Mosse, David (2008) 'International policy, development expertise, and anthropology.' Focaal, 52. pp. 119-126.

Mosse, David (2008) 'The anthropology of international institutions (Conference Report).' Anthropology Today, 24 (5). p. 24.

Mosse, David (2006) 'Anti-social anthropology? Objectivity, objection, and the ethnography of public policy and professional communities.' Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute, 12 (4). pp. 935-956.

Mosse, David (2006) 'Collective Action, Common Property, and Social Capital in South India: An Anthropological Commentary.' Economic Development and Cultural Change, 54 (3). pp. 695-724.

Mosse, David and Lewis, David (2006) 'Encountering Order and Disjuncture: Contemporary Anthropological Perspectives on the Organisation of Development.' Oxford Development Studies, 34 (1).

Mosse, David (2006) 'Rule and representation: transformations in the governance of the water commons in British south India.' The Journal of Asian Studies, 65 (1). pp. 61-90.

Mosse, David (2005) 'On the margins in the city: adivasi seasonal labour migrants in western India.' Economic and Political Weekly, 40 (28). pp. 3025-3038.

Mosse, David (2004) 'Is good policy unimplementable? Reflections on the ethnography of aid policy and practice.' Development and Change, 35(4). pp. 639-671.

Mosse, David and Gupta, S and Mehta, M and Shah, V and Rees, J (2002) 'Brokered livelihoods: debt, labour migration and development in tribal western India.' Journal of Development Studies, 38 (5). pp. 59-88.

Mosse, David (1999) 'Colonial and contemporary ideologies of community management: the case of tank irrigation development in South India.' Modern Asian Studies, 33 (2). pp. 303-338.

Mosse, David (1997) 'The symbolic making of a common property resource: history, ecology and locality in a tank irrigated landscape in South India.' Development and Change, 28 (3). pp. 467-504.

Mosse, David (1996) 'South Indian Christians, purity/impurity and the caste system: death ritual in a Tamil Roman Catholic community.' Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute, 2 (3). pp. 461-483.

Monographs and Working Papers

Dhanda, M and Mosse, David and Waughray, A and Keane, D and Green, R and Iafrati, S and Mundy, J.K. (2014) Caste in Britain: Experts' Seminar and Stakeholders' Workshop: Equality and Human Rights Commission Research Report no. 92. Manchester: Equality and Human Rights Commission.

Dhanda, M and Waughray, A and Keane, D and Green, R and Mosse, David and Whittle, S (2014) Caste in Britain: Socio-legal Review: Equality and Human Rights Commission Research Report no. 91. Manchester: Equality and Human Rights Commission.

Mosse, David (2007) Power and the durability of poverty: a critical exploration of the links between culture, marginality and chronic poverty. CPRC Working Paper 107, pp1-57. ISBN: 9781906433062.

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