Research and Publications

Research​

Details of History and Society faculty research can be found in RESEARCH@Babson College, a publication of the Babson Faculty Research Fund.

Books​

James Bradford

Poppies, Politics, and Power: Afghanistan and the Global History of Drugs and Diplomacy. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2019.

Kevin Bruyneel

The Third Space of Sovereignty: the Postcolonial Politics of U.S.-Indigenous Relations.  University of Minnesota Press, Indigenous Americas Series, 2007. (Reviewed in Ethnohistory, Journal of American History, Studies in American Indian Literature, Western Historical Quarterly, American Indian Culture and Research Journal, New Political Science, Choice, Wicazo Sa Review; Perspective on Politics.

Marjorie N. Feld 

Nations Divided: American Jews and the Struggle over Apartheid. Palgrave Macmillan, July 2014

Lillian D. Wald: A Biography (University of North Carolina Press, October 2008) *Winner of the 2009 Saul Viener Book Prize of the American Jewish Historical Society

Nabaparna Ghosh

A Hygienic City-Nation: Space, Community, and Everyday Life in Colonial Calcutta. Cambridge, United Kingdom: Cambridge University Press, 2020.

Mary Godwyn

Ethics and Diversity in Business Management Education: A Sociological Study with International Scope. Heidelberg, Germany: Springer-Verlag. 2015. ​​

Sociology of Organizations: Structures and Relationships (with Jody Hoffer Gittell, Ph.D.) Thousand Oaks, CA: Pine Forge Press/Sage Publications, Inc., 2012.

Minority Women Entrepreneurs: How Outsider Status Can Lead to Better Business Practices (with Donna Stoddard). (Palo Alto, CA: Stanford University Press and Sheffield, UK: Greenleaf Publishing, Ltd), 2011.

James Hoopes

Corporate Dreams: Big business in American Democracy from the Great Depression to the Great Recession.  New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press, 2011.

Hail to the CEO: The Failure of George W. Bush and the Cult of Moral Leadership. Westport, CT: Prager, December 2008.​

Xinghua Li​

Environmental Advertising in China and the USAThe Desire to Go Green, Routledge-Earthscan (Routledge Studies in Environmental Communication and Media), ​2016. 

Frederick Douglass Opie  ​

Start With Your Gift: Understand And Monetize it While Serving Others With It (Natick, Opie Press, 2018)                

Southern Food and Civil Rights: Feeding the Revolution. (Charleston: The History Press, American Palate Series). 2017.

Zora Neale Hurston on Florida Food: Recipes, Remedies and Simple Pleasures. (Charleston:The History Press). 2015.

 Upsetting the Apple Cart: Black and Latino Coalitions in New York From Protest to Public Office (Columbia History of Urban Life Series, editor Kenneth Jackson, New York: Columbia University Press).  2014.

 Black Labor Migration in Caribbean Guatemala, 1882-1923, Florida Work in the Americas Series (University of Florida Press). 2009

 Hog and Hominy: Soul Food from Africa to America (Columbia University Press). 2008

Recent Publications 

James Bradford

and David Mansfield. "Known Unknowns and Unknown Knowns: What we know about the cannabis and hashish trades in Afghanistan," exclusive issue of EchoGeo, "Illegal Cannabis Cultivation around the World," June 2019.

“Drug Control in Afghanistan: Culture, Politics, and Power during the 1958 Prohibition of Opium in Badakhshan,”Journal of Iranian Studies, Issue 48, No. 2, March 2015.  

“Inter-disciplinary Approaches to World History: Using a Jirga to Teach the History of Afghanistan: Forum on Teaching the World Since 1945," World History Connected, Vol 11. No. 2. June 2014.  ​

Forthcoming​

“The War on Drugs in Afghanistan: How the War on Drugs Shaped Afghanistan’s Emergence in the Global Illicit Drug Trade,” in The War on Drugs: Fifty Years, A Trillion Dollars, and Thirty Million Arrests, edited by David Farber, NYU Press, forthcoming 2021.

"Smoker's Paradise: How Hashish Globalized the Afghan Drug Trade" in Cannabis: Global Histories, edited by James Mills and Lucas Richert, MIT Press, forthcoming 2021.

“Global Drugs Today: the Shape of Word Consumption and Shifting Illicit Trades,” for the Oxford Handbook of Global Drug History, edited by Paul Gootenberg. Under contract with Oxford University Press, forthcoming July 2020.

Kevin Bruyneel  

​​​"On William Connolly's 'Drugs, The Nation and Free-Lancing: Decoding the Moral Universe of William Bennett.'" Theory & Event. Vol. 20, #1. 2017.

“Race, Colonialism, and the Politics of Indian Sports Names and Mascots: The Washington Football Team Case,” NAIS: The Journal of the Native American and Indigenous Studies Association. Fall 2016. Volume 3, #2.

“Codename Geronimo: Settler Memory and the Production of American Statism,” Settler Colonial Studies, special issue, Michael Griffiths and Bruno Cornellier eds, (Vol. 6, # 4, 2016)

“The American Liberal Colonial Tradition,” reprinted in the The Settler Complex: Recuperating Binarism in Colonial Studies, Patrick Wolfe, editor. UCLA Indian Studies Center Press. 2016. 

“Bruyneel on Red Pedagogy – Chapter 6: Better Red than Dead: Toward a Nation-Peoples and a Peoples Nation,” in Sandy Grande et al. Red Pedagogy: Native American Social and Political Thought; The 10th Anniversary edition. (Rowman & Littlefield, 2015)

“Migration and settlement: An indigenous studies perspective on the politics of migration in settler states,” in APSA Migration and Citizenship Section Newsletter. Ron Schmidt and Dvora Yanow, eds. December 2014.​

“The King’s Body: The Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial and the Politics of Collective Memory,” History and Memory. Spring/Summer 2014, Vol. 26, #1​.​

“Social Science and the Study of Indigenous People’s Politics: Contributions, Omissions, and Tensions,” in The Oxford Handbook on Social Science and the Study of Indigenous Peoples' Politics: Contributions, Omissions, and Tensions. Donna Lee Van Cott, Jose Antonio Lucero and Dale Turner, eds. New York: Oxford University Press, published online, April, 2014. 

“Letter from a Lovelorn Pre-Radical: Looking Forward and Backward at Martin Luther King Jr.,” for Living With Class: Philosophical Reflections on Identity and Material Culture, edited by Ron Scapp and Brian Seitz (Palgrave Macmillan, 2013)

“The Trouble with Amnesia: Collective Memory and Colonial Injustice in the United States,” in Political Creativity: The Mangle of Institutional Order, Agency and Change, edited by Gerald Berk, Dennis Galvan, and Victoria Hattam. (University of Pennsylvania Press, 2013)

Forthcoming​

“When is the Past not the Past?” for roundtable on “No More Nations Within Nations: Indigenous Sovereignty after the End of Treaty-Making in 1871” in The Journal of the Gilded Age and Progressive Era, forthcoming in April 2021.

Settler Memory: The Disavowal of Indigeneity and the Politics of Race in the United States. (The University of North Carolina Press, Critical Indigeneities Series, October 2021)

Miranda Chase

Chase, V. M., Rodrigues dos Santos, R., & Postigo, A. (2020). The Cantinas Network of Terra do Meio: A Case of Institutional Learning in the Amazon Forest. In P. J. Boettke, B. Herzberg & B. Kogelmann (Eds.), Exploring the Political Economy and Social Philosophy of Vincent and Elinor Ostrom (pp. 211-237). Rowman & Littlefield.

"The Changing Face of Environmental Governance in the Brazilian Amazon: Indigenous and Traditional Peoples Promoting Norm Diffusion." Revista Brasileira de Política Internacional 62 (2). 2019.

“Moore, Scott M. 2018. Subnational Hydropolitics: Conflict, Cooperation, and Institutional-Building in Shared River Basins. New York: Oxford University Press.” Global Environmental Politics 19(4). 2019. (Book Review).

Forthcoming​

The Circuits of Social Movements in the Brazilian Amazon. In S. Haeffele & V. Storr (Eds.), Exploring the Political Economy of Viviana Zelizer and the Social Philosophy of Elinor Ostrom. Rowman & Littlefield.

Barkin, J. S., Chase, V. M., & Holcombe, L. Regional Fisheries Management Organizations in Canada: The Politics of NAFO and ICCAT. In J. S. Barkin, E. R. DeSombre, & A. Ishii (Eds.), The Domestic Politics of International Fisheries Cooperation. Oxford University Press.

Barkin, J. S., Chase, V. M., & van Wees, S. Interpretive Methodologies, Quantitative Methods, Comparative Environmental Politics. In J. Sowers, S. VanDeveer, & E. Weinthal (Eds.), Oxford Handbook on Comparative Environmental Politics. Oxford University Press.

Stephen Deets

With Jennifer Skulte-Ouaiss. "Breaking into a Consociational System: Civic Parties in Lebanon’s 2018 Parliamentary Election." Ethnopolitics 20.2 (2021): 157-185.

With Vikki Rodgers, Sinan Erzurumlu, and David Nersessian. Systems Thinking as a Tool for Teaching Undergraduate Business Students Humanistic Management. Humanistic Management Journal. 2020.

"Consociationalism, Clientelism, and Local Politics in Beirut: Between Civic and Sectarian Identities," Nationalism and Ethnic Politics, 2018.

With Greenberg, Danna; Erzurumlu, Sinan; Hunt, James; Manwaring, Melissa; Rodgers, Vikki; and Swanson, Elizabeth.  "Signing to Living PRME: Learning from a Journey Towards Responsible Management Education."International Journal of Management Education 15:2 Part B: 2017. 208-215.     

With Jennifer Skulte-Ouaiss. "Jumping out of the "Hobbesian Fishbowl" and Into the Fire: Lebanon, Elections, and Chronic Crisis."Demokratizatsiya: The Journal of Post-Soviet Democratization 24.4 (2016): 523-540.

"Israel, Palestine and Nonterritorial Governance: A Reconfigured Status Quo." Middle East Policy 24.1 (2017): 108-128.

"Networks and Communal Autonomy as Practice: Health, Education, and Social Welfare in Lebanon," Ethnopolitics, DOI: 10.1080/17449057.2015.1015322, 2015​.

Mary Godwyn  

“Management Education as the Crucible for Ethical Social Change,” coauthored with Suzanne Fox Buchele in Positive Impact Investing: A Sustainable Bridge Between Strategy, Innovation, Change and Learning. Karen Wendt, (Ed.) as part of CSR, Sustainability, Ethics and Government. in the Series Sustainable Finance. Switzerland: Springer International Publishing. 2018.

“The Banality of Good and Evil: Ethics Courses in Business Management Education,” in Dimensional Corporate Governance: An Inclusive Approach. Capaldi, Nicholas, Idowu, Samuel O., and Schmidpeter, Rene (Eds.) Switzerland: Springer International. ISBN: 978-3-319-56181-3. 2017.

"Surviving and Thriving in Constructive Conflict: The Emotional Lives of Business Ethics Faculty and Non-Profit Human Service Workers" (coauthored with Jana Craft, PhD) in Research in Ethical Issues in Organizations, Volume 16, Special Issue on The Contribution of Love, and Hate, to Organizational Ethics, Michael Schwartz and Howard Harris (eds.) pps. 59-93, 2017.

"Management Education as the Crucible for Ethical Social Change" coauthored with Suzanne Fox Buchele inOrganizational Culture, Positive Impacts & Resilience, Karen Wendt, (Ed.) as part of the series CSR, Sustainability, Ethics and Government. Switzerland: Springer International Publishing. ESPN: 978-3-319-10117-0. August 6, 2017. 

“It Can be Done! Organizational Interventions that Can Reduce the Influence of Gender Prejudice on Perceptions, Performance, and Aspirations” (coauthored with Nan Langowitz) in UN PRME (Principles for Responsible Management Education) as part of the series Gender Equality as a Challenge for Business and Management Education, Maureen Kilgour, Kathryn Haynes and Patricia Flynn. (Eds.) Sheffield, UK: Greenleaf Publishing, Ltd., 2015

"Gender-Specific Contributions to Social Responsibility" in Encyclopedia of Corporate Social Responsibility, Idowu, S.O.: Capaldi, N.; Zu, L.; Das Gupta, A. (Eds.) Springer-Verlag, Heidelberg, Germany, 2013.

"Early-Career Outcomes and Gender: Can Educational Interventions Make a Difference?" (with Nan S. Langowitz, D.B.A. and I. Elaine Allen, Ph.D.)  Volume 28, Issue 2, pp. 111-134, 2013.

"Critiques of Corporate Social Responsibility" in Encyclopedia of Corporate Social Responsibility, Idowu, S.O.; Capaldi, N.; Zu, L.; Das Gupta A. (Eds.) Springer-Verlag, Heidelberg, Germany, 2013.

Sociology of Organizations: Structures and Relationships (with Jody Hoffer Gittell).  Thousand Oaks, CA: Pine Forge Press/Sage Publications, Inc., 2012.

Kandice Hauf

Biography of Wang Yangming (1472-1529), Biography of the Wanli Emperor (1563-1620), Biography of the Eunuch Wei Zhongxian (1568-1627), Kerry Brown (ed.), Berkshire Dictionary of Chinese Biography, Great Barrington, MA: Berkshire Publishing, 2013-2014.

The Arts of Dynastic China: Harmony Within Hierarchy, Framing Essay for the Online Curriculum on Chinese Art, Primary Source, published online July 2012. 

Biography of Wang Yangming(1472-1529), Berkshire Biographical Dictionary of China. 2012. (5000 words).

James Hoopes 

Leilanie Mohd Nor and Mohar Yusof, “How to Use Virtue in Business” (March 2019), Babson Case Collection, Harvard Business School Publishing. 

“The Business Family as the Business Model of Our Time,” International Journal of Family Business (May 2018), Issue 1, Volume 1. 

Mohar Yusof , Leilanie Mohd Nor , James Edward Hoopes , (2014) "Virtuous CSR: an Islamic family business in Malaysia", Journal of Family Business Management, Vol. 4 Iss: 2, pp.133 - 148 

Xinghua Li

“Understanding Nao: A Chinese ‘Image Event’” Communication and Critical/Cultural Studies, November 2019, 16(4), 370-381.

“Eco-Jokes and Their Relation to the UnCO2nscious: Larry David’s ‘Curb Global Warming’ Campaign and Other Environmental Comedies”, Proceedings for the 2013 Conference on Communication and the Environment (COCE), published on the official website of International Environmental Communication Association (IECA), December 2013.

“A Comparative Analysis of Hybrid Car Advertisements in the U.S. and China: Desire, Globalization, and the Environment”, Environmental Communication: A Journal of Nature and Culture, December 2013, 7(4): 512-528.

Forthcoming​

“‘Selling the ‘Wild’ in China: Ancient Values, Wilderness Histories, and the Quyeba Advertising Campaign,” Green Communication and China: On Crisis, Care, and Global Futures, ed. Jingfang Liu and Phaedra C. Pezzullo, Michigan State University Press, June 2020, 3-28.

Will Mayboorn

Book Review of Lawrence Rubin and Adam N. Stulberg’s edited volume, The End of Strategic Stability? Nuclear Weapons and the Challenge of Regional Rivalries, Journal of Advanced Military Studies, Vol. 11, No. 1, 2020, pp. 240-241.

“Where are the Grown-Ups? Thinking about Anarchy with ‘Lord of the Flies’,” Journal of Political Science Education, 18 Oct. 2019. Click here to read article.

Frederick Douglass Opie  

Contributed to Edited Volume, “Influence, Sources, and African Diaspora Foodways,” in Teaching Food History, eds. Ken Albala, Joyce Chaplin, Paul Freedman (Berkley Los Angeles: University of California Press), 2014.

“Alcohol and Lowdown Culture in Caribbean Guatemala and Honduras, 1898–1920,” in Distilling the Influence of Alcohol: Guatemala and Aguardiente, editor David Carey, submitted to the University Florida Press, 2012.

Online Publications

Hog and Hominy: Culture, Cooking, Travel, and Traditions, a food blog that provides Daily Musings on Culture, History, and Food with Related Recipes @ http://frederickdouglassopie.blogspot.com/

Blake Pattridge

"Autocratic Liberalism and Democratic Conservatism in Nineteenth-Century Guatemala," SECOLAS Annals 56:1, 1-26, 2012.

Chase, M. (Forthcoming). “The Circuits of Social Movements in the Brazilian Amazon.” In S. Haeffele, & V. Storr (Eds.), Exploring the Political Economy of Viviana Zelizer and the Social Philosophy of Elinor Ostrom. Rowman & Littlefield.

Barkin, J.S., Chase, M., Chase, V. M., & Holcombe, L. (Forthcoming). “Regional Fisheries Management Organizations in Canada: The Politics of NAFO and ICCAT.” In J.S. Barkin, E.R. DeSombre, & A. Ishii (Eds.), The Domestic Politics of International Fisheries Cooperation. Oxford University Press.

Bradford, J. (2022). “Global Drugs Today: The Shape of Word Consumption and Shifting Illicit Trades.” In P. Gootenberg (Ed.), Oxford Handbook of Global Drug History. Oxford University Press. Link.

Bruyneel, K., Helfrich, J., Oberg, M., Reed, J., & Roberts, A. (2021). “No More Nations within Nations: Indigenous Sovereignty after the End of Treaty-Making in 1871.” The Journal of the Gilded Age and Progressive Era, 20(2), 325-349. Cambridge University Press. Link.

Bruyneel, K. (2021). Settler Memory: The Disavowal of Indigeneity and the Politics of Race in the United States. The University of North Carolina Press. Link.

Chase, M., Barkin, J. S., Chase, V. M., & van Wees, S. (2021). “Interpretive Methodologies, Quantitative Methods, Comparative Environmental Politics”. In J. Sowers, S. VanDeveer, & E. Weinthal (Eds.), Oxford Handbook on Comparative Environmental Politics. Oxford University Press. Link.

Deets, S., & Skulte-Ouaiss, J. (2021). “Breaking into a Consociational System: Civic Parties in Lebanon’s 2018 Parliamentary Election.” Ethnopolitics, 20(2), 157-185. Routledge. Link.

Chase, M., Postigo, A., & Rodrigues dos Santos, R. (2020). “The Cantinas Network of Terra do Meio: A Case of Institutional Learning in the Amazon Forest.” In P. J. Boettke, B. Herzberg, & B. Kogelmann (Eds.), Exploring the Political Economy and Social Philosophy of Vincent and Elinor Ostrom, 211-237. Rowman & Littlefield. Link.

Deets, S., Erzurumlu, S., Nersessian, D., & Rodgers, V. (2020). “Systems Thinking as a Tool for Teaching Undergraduate Business Students Humanistic Management.” Humanistic Management Journal, 5. Link.

Ghosh, N. (2020). A Hygienic City-Nation: Space, Community, and Everyday Life in Colonial Calcutta. Cambridge University Press. Link.

Li, X. (2020). “Selling the ‘Wild’ in China: Ancient Values, Wilderness Histories, and the Quyeba Advertising Campaign.” In J. Liu, & P.C. Pezzullo (Eds.), Green Communication and China: On Crisis, Care, and Global Futures, 3-30. Michigan State University Press. Link.

Mayborn, W. (2020). “Review of Lawrence Rubin and Adam N. Stulberg’s, The End of Strategic Stability? Nuclear Weapons and the Challenge of Regional Rivalries.” Journal of Advanced Military Studies, 11(1), 240-241. Link.

Bradford, J. (2019). Poppies, Politics, and Power: Afghanistan and the Global History of Drugs and Diplomacy. Cornell University Press. Link.

Bradford, J. & Mansfield, D. (2019). “Known Unknowns and Unknown Knowns: What We Know About the Cannabis and Hashish Trades in Afghanistan.” EchoGeo, 48. Link.

Chase, M. (2019). “The Changing Face of Environmental Governance in the Brazilian Amazon: Indigenous and Traditional Peoples Promoting Norm Diffusion.” Revista Brasileira de Política Internacional, 62(2). The MIT Press. Link.

Chase, M. (2019). “Review of S.M. Moore’s, Subnational Hydropolitics: Conflict, Cooperation, and Institutional-Building in Shared River Basins.” Global Environmental Politics, 19(4), 143-145. Link.

Hoopes, J., Nor, L.M., & Yusof, M. (2019). “How to Use Virtue in Business.” Harvard Business School Publishing. Link.

Li, X. (2019). “Understanding Nao: A Chinese ‘Image Event.’” Communication and Critical/Cultural Studies, 16(4), 370-381. Routledge. Link.

Mayborn, W. (2019). “Where are the Grown-Ups? Thinking about Anarchy with Lord of the Flies.” Journal of Political Science Education, 17(4), 578-594. Routledge. Link.

Deets, S. (2018). “Consociationalism, Clientelism, and Local Politics in Beirut: Between Civic and Sectarian Identities.” Nationalism and Ethnic Politics, 2, 133-157. Routledge. Link.

Buchele, S.F., & Godwyn, M. (2018). “Management Education as the Crucible for Ethical Social Change.” In K. Wendt (Ed.), Positive Impact Investing: A Sustainable Bridge Between Strategy, Innovation, Change and Learning, 257-276. Springer International Publishing. Link.

Hoopes, J. (2018). “The Business Family as the Business Model of Our Time.” International Journal of Family Business, 1(1). Link.

Opie, F.D. (2018). Start with Your Gift: Understand and Monetize it While Serving Others with It. Opie Press. Link.

Bruyneel, K. (2017). “Happy Days (of the White Settler Imaginary) Are Here Again.” Theory & Event, 20(1), 44-54. Johns Hopkins University Press. Link.

Deets, S., Erzurumlu, S., Greenberg, D. N., Hunt, J., Manwaring, M., Rodgers, V. & Swanson, E. (2017). “Signing to Living PRME: Learning from a Journey toward Responsible Management Education.” The International Journal of Management Education, 15(2), 205-218. Link

Deets, S. (2017). “Israel, Palestine and Nonterritorial Governance: A Reconfigured Status Quo.” Middle East Policy, 24(1), 108-128. Link.

Godwyn, M. (2017). “The Banality of Good and Evil: Ethics Courses in Business Management Education.” In N. Capaldi, S.O. Idowu, & R. Schmidpeter (Eds.), Dimensional Corporate Governance: An Inclusive Approach. Springer International Publishing. Link.

Craft, J., & Godwyn, M. (2017). “Surviving and Thriving in Constructive Conflict: The Emotional Lives of Business Ethics Faculty and Non-Profit Human Service Workers.” In M. Schwartz, & H. Harris (Eds.), The Contribution of Love, and Hate, to Organizational Ethics (Research in Ethical Issues in Organizations, 16, 59-93. Link.

Opie, F.D. (2017). Southern Food and Civil Rights: Feeding the Revolution. The History Press. Link.

Li, X. (2016). Environmental Advertising in China and the USAThe Desire to Go Green. Routledge. Link.

Godwyn, M. (2015). Ethics and Diversity in Business Management Education: A Sociological Study with International Scope. Springer. Link.

Opie, F.D. (2015). Zora Neale Hurston on Florida Food: Recipes, Remedies and Simple Pleasures. The History Press. Link.

Feld, M. (2014). Nations Divided: American Jews and the Struggle over Apartheid. Palgrave Macmillan. Link.

Opie, F.D. (2014). “Influence, Sources, and African Diaspora Foodways.” In K. Albala, J.E. Chaplin, & P. Freedman (Eds.), Food in Time and Place: The American Historical Association Companion to Food History, 188-208. University of California Press. Link.

Godwyn, M., & Gittell, J.H. (2012). Sociology of Organizations: Structures and Relationships. Sage Publications. Link.

Godwyn, M., & Stoddard, D. (2011). Minority Women Entrepreneurs: How Outsider Status Can Lead to Better Business Practices. Routledge. Link.

Hoopes, J. (2011). Corporate Dreams: Big Business in American Democracy from the Great Depression to the Great Recession. Rutgers University Press. Link.

Opie, F.D. (2009). Black Labor Migration in Caribbean Guatemala, 1882-1923. University of Florida Press. Link.

Opie, F.D. (2008). Hog and Hominy: Soul Food from Africa to America. Columbia University Press. Link.

Feld, M. (2008). Lillian D. Wald: A Biography. University of North Carolina Press. Link.

Hoopes, J. (2008). Hail to the CEO: The Failure of George W. Bush and the Cult of Moral Leadership. Prager. Link.

Bruyneel, K. (2007). The Third Space of Sovereignty: The Postcolonial Politics of U.S.-Indigenous Relations. University of Minnesota Press. Link.

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