Book

2013      Conscription, Family, and the Modern State: A Comparative Study of France and the United States (Cambridge University Press, August 2013)

See a short interview with me about the book on the Cambridge University Press blog (video produced by Central European University).

 

Published Articles

2017. "Globalizing Gender." in Social Theory Now, edited by Claudio E. Benzecry, Monika Krause, and Isaac Ariail Reed. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.

 

2015. "Selective Service, the Gender-Ordered Family, and the Rational Informality of the     American State." American Journal of Sociology, Vol. 121, 1 (July): 171-204.

 

2015. "Dependency as a Keyword of the American Draft System and Persistence of Male-Only Registration." Polity, Vol. 47: 199-165, Spring 2015.

 

2014. "Of Bellicists and Feminists: French Conscription, Total War, and the Gender Contradictions of the State." Politics and Society, Vol 42, 2: 135-165, June 2014.

     (See article draft here)

 

2011. “Not Just Maternalism: Marriage and Fatherhood in American Welfare Politics.” Social Politics: International Studies in Gender, State, and Society. Vol. 18, 1: 24-51, Spring 2011.

 

2011. “Where the State Feared to Tread: Conscription and Local Patriarchalism in Modern France.” In The Power of Kinship: Patrimonial States in Global Perspective, edited by Julia Adams and Mounira Charrad. The Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science, Vol. 636, 1: 111-128, July 2011. 

 

2011. “Different and Unequal?: Breadwinning, Dependency Deferments, and the Gendered Origins of the United States Selective Service System.” Armed Forces & Society. 37: 598-618, October 2011.

 

2009. "Capifamiglia o coscritti? Origini di genere della coscrizione militare negli Stati Uniti durante la prima guerramondiale." ("Fathers or Soldiers?: The Gendered Origins of Conscription in First World War United States.") Contemporanea: rivista de storia dell'800 e del '900, 2009, gennaio: 29-52.