Tag Archives: Kenneth Bo Nielsen

New Social Democracy: Insights from the South, Implications for the North

JCA author Olle Törnquist has recently published a new book, In Search of New Social Democracy: Insights from the South – Implications for the North. The New Books Network features a podcast about the book, with Olle in conversation with … Continue reading

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Religion, Identity and Belonging in Goa (with podcast)

Citizenship in a Caste Polity: Religion, Identity and Belonging in Goa is a new book authored by Jason Keith Fernandes, published in Hyderabad by Orient BlackSwan. The book is reviewed for JCA by Kenneth Bo Nielsen of the Department of … Continue reading

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Politics, Caste and India’s New Land Wars

“The Politics of Caste in India’s New Land Wars” by Kenneth Bo Nielsen, Siddharth Sareen and Patrik Oskarsson is the Introduction for the Special Issue of the same name. It is now available for free download.

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Issue 5 for 2020 published

Issue number 5 of Volume 50 of the journal has gone to print and is available electronically at the publisher’s site. This is the final issue in the Journal’s 50th year anniversary and the third of three special issues in … Continue reading

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Social Movements, Land Rights and Politics in Pakistan

The Ethics of Staying: Social Movements and Land Rights Politics in Pakistan is a book by Mubbashir A. Rizvi and published by Stanford University Press in 2019. The book is reviewed by JCA by Kenneth Bo Nielsen of the Department … Continue reading

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Issue 2 for 2020 published

Issue number 2 of Volume 50 of the journal has gone to print and is available electronically at the publisher’s site. This issue is the second of the Journal’s 50th year anniversary and the first of three special issues due … Continue reading

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Caste and India’s Land Wars

With one paper in the special issue on caste and land in India still in production, the introduction to it has been published online. To appear in Issue 5 this year, “The Politics of Caste in India’s New Land Wars” … Continue reading

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Agrarian and Other Histories

Kenneth Bo Nielsen of the Department of Social Anthropology, University of Oslo in Norway has a new review of Agrarian and Other Histories: Essays for Binay Bhushan Chaudhuri, edited by Shubhra Chakrabarti and Utsa Patnaik. Published in New Delhi by … Continue reading

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Anti-Dispossession Politics in India

“Orchestrating Anti-Dispossession Politics: Caste and Movement Leadership in Rural West Bengal” (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2019.1608285) is a new article authored by Kenneth Bo Nielsen of the Department of Social Anthropology at the University of Oslo in Norway. This is the second article … Continue reading

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Land Dispossession and Everyday Politics in India

The recent book by Kenneth Bo Nielsen, Land Dispossession and Everyday Politics in Rural Eastern India is reviewed for JCA by Sirpa Tenhunen of the Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Helsinki in Finland. Published by Anthem Press, Nielsen’s book, … Continue reading

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