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Selected Articles and Essays

Sacrificial Heroes: Masculinity, Class, and Wastepicking in IranEthnography | March 2022

Pursuing Dignity in CrisisFrom the Square | July 2020

Dignity in the Time of PrecarityInternational Journal of Middle East Studies | May 2020

How Iran's Millennials are Grappling with Crippling U.S. SanctionsThe Conversation | February 2020

Embedded Enclaves: Cultural Mimicry and Urban Social Exclusion in IranInternational Journal of Urban and Regional Research | September 2019

Cultures of Conformity | WAMC Northeast Public RadioAcademic Minute | September 2019

Tarnished Work: Dignity and Labor in IranBritish Journal of Middle Eastern Studies | December 2018

Aspirations, Poverty, and Behavior Among Youth in the Middle East: Some Theoretical ConsiderationsThe Muslim World | January 2017

Waithood and Face: Morality and Mobility Among Lower-Class Youth in Iran | Qualitative Sociology | July 2015

Images of Iran's Youth: Living in the Islamic RepublicMuftah | July 2011