Recent Books from Current Scholars


Didier Fassin (Faculty) and Anne-Claire Defossez (Visitor, Current), L'Exil, toujours recommencé, Seuil, 2024.

llamas-rodriguez, border tunnels

Juan Llamas-Rodriguez (Member 2023-24), Border Tunnels: A Media Theory of the U.S.-Mexico Underground, University of Minnesota Press, 2023.

fassin, worlds of public health

Didier Fassin (Faculty), The Worlds of Public Health: Anthropological Excursions, Polity, 2023.

nieborg, mainstreaming

David Nieborg (Member 2023-24), Mainstreaming and Game Journalism, MIT Press, 2023.

brown, Nihilistic Times

Wendy Brown (Faculty), Nihilistic Times: Thinking with Max Weber, Harvard University Press, 2023.

looking glass

Didier Fassin (Faculty) and George Steinmetz (Visiting Faculty 2017-18), editors, The Social Sciences in the Looking-Glass. Studies in the Production of Knowledge, Duke University Press, 2023. 


Didier Fassin (Faculty), La Recherche à l’épreuve du politique. Tribulations ethnographiques, Paris, Textuel, 2023.

walzer book, struggle for politics

Michael Walzer (Emeritus), The Struggle for a Decent Politics: On "Liberal" As An Adjective, Yale University Press, 2023.

fassin, vies invisibles

Didier Fassin (Faculty), Vies invisibles, morts indicibles, Collège de France, 2022.

fassin la societe2

Didier Fassin (Faculty), La Société qui vient, ed., Seuil, 2022.

fassin book, policing

Didier Fassin (Faculty), Policing the City. An Ethno-graphic (with Frédéric Debomy and Jake Raynal), Other Press, 2022.

fassin book crisis under 2

Didier Fassin (Faculty), Crisis Under Critique. How People Assess, Transform, and Respond to Critical Situations, ed. (with Axel Honneth), Columbia University Press, 2022.