Recent Student Publications

Brown University Sociology Graduate Student Publications -- featuring 2014 and 2015 graduates and current students with publication dates from 2013-forward

Alfonso-Cristancho, R., Andia, T., Barbosa, T., & Watanabe, J. H. (2015). Definition and Classification of Generic Drugs Across the World. Applied Health Economics and Health Policy, 13(Suppl 1), 5–11.

Andia, Tatiana. 2014. “Pharmaceutical Intellectual Property Rights Protection and Access to Medicines in Ecuador: A Transnational Advocacy Network Perspective.” in Balancing wealth and health: global administrative law and the battle over intellectual property and access to medicines in Latin America. Rochelle Dreyfuss and Cesar Rodriguez (eds) Oxford University Press.

Baiocchi, Gianpaolo, Elizabeth A. Bennett, Alissa Cordner, Peter Taylor Klein, Stephanie Savell. 2014. The Civic Imagination: Making a Difference in American Political Life. Paradigm Publishers.

Baiocchi, G., Diana Graizbord and Michael Rodríguez-Muñiz. 2013. “Introduction: Actor-Network Theory and the Ethnographic Imagination: An exercise in translation.” Qualitative Sociology 36(4):323-341

Baiocchi, Gianpaolo, Diana Graizbord, and Michael Rodríguez-Muñiz (Guest Editors). 2013. “Special Issue: Reassembling Ethnography: Actor-Network Theory and Sociology,” Qualitative Sociology 36 (4).

Elizabeth A. Bennett, Alissa Cordner, Peter Taylor Klein, Stephanie Savell, Gianpaolo Baiocchi. 2013. “Disavowing Politics: Civic Engagement in an Era of Political Skepticism.” American Journal of Sociology 119(2), 518-548.

Elizabeth Bennett, Gianpaolo Baiocchi, Alissa Cordner, Peter T. Klein, and Stephanie Savell. 2013. “Politics and its Problems: Disavowal, Civil Society, and Democratic Renewal.” American Journal of Sociology 119(2):518-548. 

Bohrt, Marcelo and José Itzigsohn. 2015. “Class, Race, and the Incorporation of Latinos/as: Testing the Stratified Ethnoracial Incorporation Approach.” Sociology of Race and Ethnicity 1(3):360-377 

Botoeva, Aisalkyn. Forthcoming. “Transnational Islamic Banks & Local Markets in Central Asia” in Islam, Society and Politics in Central Asia. Pauline Jones Luong (eds). 

Botoeva, Aisalkyn and Regine Spector. 2013. “Sewing to satisfaction: craft-based entrepreneurs in contemporary Kyrgyzstan.” Central Asian Survey. Special issue on Well-Being in Central Asia, Vol 32:4. 

Bradlow, Benjamin. 2015. “City learning from below: urban poor federations and urban knowledge generation through transnational, horizontal exchange.” International Development Planning Review. 37(2), 129-142.

Bradlow, Benjamin. 2015. “Quiet Conflict: Institutional Change, Informal Settlement Upgrading, and Formalized Partnerships Between Local Authorities and Urban Social Movements in South Africa.” in Peter Herrle, Astrid Ley, and Josefine Fokdal (eds.) From Local Action to Global Networks: Housing the Urban Poor. Ashgate Publishing. 89-108.

Brown, Karida, 2015 (accepted for publication). “Diaspora Starts at Home: Towards a multidimensional conceptualization of home.” DIASPORA: A Journal of Transnational Studies.

Brown, Karida, 2015 (conditionally accepted for publication). “The Hidden Injuries of School Desegregation.” American Journal of Cultural Sociology.

Chorev, Nitsan, Tatiana Andia Rey and David Ciplet. 2014. “The State of States in International Organizations: From the WHO to the Global Fund.” Review. XXXIV(3: 285-310.

Ciplet, David, Timmons Roberts and Mizan Khan. Power in a Warming World: The New Politics of Global Climate Change. Accepted for publication by The MIT Press. Manuscript is in revision; publication scheduled for fall 2015.

Ciplet, David, Timmons Roberts and Mizan Khan. 2015. “A Neo-Gramscian Approach to Climate Politics.” Invited for the Edward Elgar Research Handbook on Climate Governance. Forthcoming.          

Ciplet, David. 2015. “Rethinking Cooperation: Consent and Inequality in International Climate Change Politics.” Global Governance 21(2): 247-274.

Ciplet, David. 2014. “Contesting Climate Injustice: Transnational Advocacy Network Struggles for Rights in UN Climate Politics.” Global Environmental Politics. 14(4).

Ciplet, David, Timmons Roberts and Guy Williams. 2013. “The Climate and Development Lab: An Experiment in Engaged Education for Global Just Sustainability.” Journal of Sustainability Education. Vol. 5.

Ciplet, David, J. Timmons Roberts and Mizan Khan. 2013. “The Politics of International Climate Adaptation Funding: Divisions in the Greenhouse.” Global Environmental Politics. 13(1) 49-68.

Ciplet, David, Timmons Roberts, Pa Ousman, Achala Abesinghe, Alexis Durand, Daniel Kopin, Olivia Santiago, Sophie Purdom. 2013. “A Burden to Share: Addressing Unequal Climate Impacts in the Least Developed Countries.” International Institute for Environment and Development.

Ciplet, David, Timmons Roberts, Mizan Khan, Spencer Fields and Keith Madden. 2013. “Least Developed, Most Vulnerable: Have Climate Finance Promises Been Fulfilled for the Least Developed Countries?” European Capacity Building Initiative, United Kingdom.

Ferrão, João; Carvalho, Rui; Ramos, Alice; Bina, Olivia and Mourato, João (2014) Que economia queremos? [What economy do we want?]. Lisbon: Fundação Francisco Manuel dos Santos, 122 p.

Ferrão, João; Ramos, Alice; Mourato, João; Pato, João; Bina, Olivia and Carvalho, Rui (2014) A economia do futuro. A visão de cidadãos, empresários e autarcas. [The economy of the future. The views of entrepreneurs, mayors and the general public]. Lisbon: Fundação Francisco Manuel dos Santos, 236 p.

Flores-González, Nilda and Michael Rodríguez-Muñiz. 2014. “Latino Solidarity, Citizenship, and Puerto Rican Youth in the Immigrant Rights Movement” in Diaspora Studies in Education: Towards a Framework for Understandings the Experiences of Transnational Communities, edited by R. Rolon-Dow and J. G. Irizarry. New York: Peter Lang Publishing.

Flores-González, Nilda, Matthew Rodríguez, and Michael Rodríguez-Muñiz. 2013. “From Hip-Hop to Humanization: Batey Urbano as a Space for Latino Youth Culture and Community Action.” in Latinos and Education: A Critical Reader. Second Edition, edited by Antonia Darder and Rodolfo D. Torres. New York: Routledge.

Franklin H, Tora A, Deribe K, Reda AA, Davey G. Development of a scale to measure stigma related to podoconiosis in Southern Ethiopia. BMC Public Health. 2013 Apr 4;13:298

Haddad, Lisa B., Carrie Cwiak, Denise J. Jamieson, Caryl Feldackerb, Hannock Tweya, Mina Hosseinipour, Irving Hoffmand, Amy G. Bryant, Gretchen S. Stuart, Isaac Noah, Linly Mulundila, Bernadette Samala, Patrick Mayne, and Sam Phiri. 2013. "Contraceptive adherence among HIV-infected women in Malawi: a randomized controlled trial of the copper intrauterine device and depot medroxyprogesterone acetate". Contraception, 88(6):737-43.

Hammoudeh, W, Hogan, D, Giacaman, R. 2013. "Quality of Life, Human Insecurity, and Distress among Palestinians in the Gaza Strip Before and After the Winter 2008-2009 Israeli War". Quality of Life Research.

Itzigsohn, José and Brown, Karida. 2015. “Sociology and the Theory of Double Consciousness: W. E. B Du Bois’ Phenomenology of Racialized Subjectivity” Du Bois Review, 12(2) 1– 18.

Jenkins, T. M. 2015. 'It's time she stopped torturing herself': Structural constraints to decision-making about life-sustaining treatment by medical trainees. Social Science & Medicine, 132, 132-140.

Jenkins, Tania M. 2014. “Clothing norms as markers of status in a hospital setting: A Bourdieusian analysis.” Health: An Interdisciplinary Journal for the Social Study of Health, Illness and Medicine, 18(5): 526–541.

Jenkins, Tania M. 2014. “Who’s the Boss? Diagnosis and Medical Authority.” In Jutel, Annemarie and Kevin Dew (eds.), Social Issues in Diagnosis: An Introduction for Students and Clinicians. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press.

Klein, Peter Taylor. Forthcoming. “Accessing Scarce Resources in the Brazilian Amazon: Voluntary Associations and Secure Land Title.” Latin American Research Review.

Malheiros, Jorge; Carvalho, Rui and Mendes, Luis (2013) “Gentrification, residential ethnicization and the social production of fragmented space: theory and evidence from two multi-ethnic neighbourhoods, in Lisbon and Bilbao”. Finisterra – Revista Portuguesa de Geografia, 48 (96), pp. 109-135.

Mourato, João and Carvalho, Rui (2014) “Mobilidade urbana e cidades” [“Urban mobility and cities”]. In: Schmidt, L. and Delicado, A. (eds.) Ambiente, alterações climáticas, alimentação e energia: Portugal no contexto europeu. Lisbon: Imprensa de Ciências Sociais, pp. 249-268.

Murphy, Michael Warren. 2013. “Climate Change and the Color Line.” Class, Race, and Corporate Power 1(1). Retrieved from (

Murphy, Michael Warren. 2014. Actor-Network Theory. In Discard Studies Compendium. Retrieved from

Randell, Heather and Leah VanWey. 2014.“Networks versus Need: Drivers of Urban Out-migration in the Brazilian Amazon”. Population Research and Policy Review 33(6): 915-936.

Rodríguez-Muñiz, Michael. 2015. “Intellectual inheritances: Cultural diagnostics and the state of poverty knowledge”. American Journal of Cultural Sociology 3: 89–122.

Santos, Catarina F., Carvalho, Rui and Andrade, Francisco (2013) “Quantitative assessment of the differential vulnerability associated to oil spills”. Journal of Coastal Conservation, 17 (1), March, pp. 25-36.

Short, Susan E. and Jennifer W. Bouek. Forthcoming. 2015. “Fertility Rates” in The WileyBlackwell Encyclopedia of Gender and Sexuality Studies edited by Nancy Naples. 

Short, S., Yang, Y., Jenkins, Tania M. 2013. “Sex, Gender, Genetics, and Health.” American Journal of Public Health, 103 Suppl 1: S93-S101.

Sraboni, Esha, Hazel J. Malapit, Agnes R. Quisumbing, and Akhter U. Ahmed. "Women’s Empowerment in Agriculture: What Role for Food Security in Bangladesh?." World Development 61: 3 (2014): 11-52.

Sraboni, Esha, Agnes R. Quisumbing, and Akhter U. Ahmed. "How Empowered are Bangladeshi Women in the Agricultural Setting? Empirical Evidence using a New Index." Bangladesh Development Studies 37 (2014): 1-24. 

Teller, Amy S. (Accepted for publication, forthcoming) “Moving the conversation on climate change and inequality to the local: socio-ecological vulnerability in agricultural Tanzania.” Sociology of Development.

VanWey, Leah and Trina Vithayathil. 2013. “Off-farm work among rural households: A case study in the Brazilian Amazon. Rural Sociology. 78(1): 29-50.

Vithayathil, Trina. 2013. “Pathways to Low Fertility in India: Comparison Across States and Detailed Look at Kerala” Asian Population Studies. DOI:10.1080/17441730.2013.824184

Zhou, Mujun. 2014. “Debating the State in Private Housing Neighborhood: The Governance of Homeowners’ Associations in Urban Shanghai.” International Journal of Urban and Regional Research. 38 (5): 1849-1866.