BOOKS: Office Location:
The Art of Surrender: Decomposing Sovereignty at Conflict’s End,
The University of Chicago Press, 2005. Honorable Mention, 2006 Culture Section of the American Sociological Association, Best Book Award
Author-Meets-Critics Session, American Sociological Association 2007 Annual Meeting
Meet the Author Session, European Sociological Association 2007 Annual Meeting
Theorizing the Standoff: Contingency in Action, Cambridge University Press, 2000.
Winner, 2001 Culture Section of the American Sociological Association Best Book Award
“The Resolution of Social Conflict,” Annual Review of Sociology, Volume 37, forthcoming 2012.
“Theorizing the Restlessness of Events,” American Journal of Sociology, Volume 115:5 March, 2010.
“When Futures Meet the Present,” invited response essay, Sociological Forum, Volume 24, Issue 3 September, 2009.
“The Innocuousness of State Lethality in an Age of National Security,” Special Issue of South Atlantic Quarterly, "Killing States: Lethal Decisions/Final Judgments." Edited by Austin Sarat and Jennifer Culbert, 107:3 Summer 2008.
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Political sociology, analysis of historical events and interstitial moments in social and political, and military contexts, sociology of culture. Methodological approaches include political semiosis, discourse analysis, hermeneutics.CV (pdf):Robin Wagner-Pacifici CV