Book by Fellows

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Geoffrey Galt Harpham: Scholarship and Freedom

Why are scholars and scholarship invariably distrusted and attacked by authoritarian regimes? In his latest book Scholarship and Freedom, Geoffrey Galt Harpham argues that at its core, scholarship is informed by an emancipatory agenda based on a permanent openness to the new, an unlimited responsiveness to evidence, and a commitment to conversion. Read his interview with Ewa Atanassow.
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Ranabir Samaddar: The Postcolonial Age of Migration

This book critically examines the question of migration that appears at the intersection of global neo-liberal transformation, postcolonial politics, and economy. It analyses the specific ways in which colonial relations are produced and reproduced in global migratory flows and their consequences for labour, human rights, and social justice. The postcolonial age of migration not only …
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Holly Case: The Age of Questions

We continue the presentation of books written by IWM Fellows during their stay at the Institute with Holly Case’s The Age of Questions. The author is Professor of History at Brown University and recurrent IWM Visiting Fellow. Largely written at the IWM The Age of Questions was published by Princeton University Press in July 2018 …
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Martin Schürz: Überreichtum

Eines jener bemerkenswerten Werke, zu deren Entstehung das IWM einen Beitrag leisten durfte und das wir in der neuen Rubrik “Made in IWM” vorstellen möchten, ist Martin Schürz’ Buch „Überreichtum“. Es erschien im September 2019 im Campus Verlag und wurde im selben Jahr mit dem Bruno-Kreisky-Preis für das Politische Buch ausgezeichnet. Schürz, der neben seiner …
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