Hashemi, Manata. 2020. Coming of Age in Iran: Poverty and the Struggle for Dignity. New York: New York University Press. 

Hashemi, Manata and Martín Sánchez-Jankowski (eds). 2013. Children in Crisis: Ethnographic Studies in International Contexts. New York: Routledge.



Hashemi, Manata. 2022. "Sacrificial Heroes: Masculinity, Class, and Waste Picking in Iran." Ethnography. doi: 10.1177/14661381211073125.

Hashemi, Manata. 2020. “Dignity in the Time of Precarity.” Roundtable. International Journal of Middle East Studies 52: 345-48.

Hashemi, Manata. 2019. “Embedded Enclaves: Cultural Mimicry and Urban Social Exclusion in Iran.”  International Journal of Urban and Regional Research 3 (5): 914-29.   

Hashemi, Manata. 2018. “Tarnished Work: Dignity and Labour in Iran.” British Journal of Middle Eastern Studies 47 (5): 741-756.

Hashemi, Manata. 2017. "Aspirations, Poverty and Behavior Among Youth in the Middle East: Some Theoretical Considerations.” The Muslim World 107 (1): 83-99.

Hashemi, Manata. 2015. “Waithood and Face: Morality and Mobility among Lower-Class Youth in Iran.” Qualitative Sociology 38 (3): 261-83.

Abramson, Corey, Manata Hashemi, and Martín Sánchez-Jankowski. 2015. "Perceived Discrimination in U.S. Healthcare: Charting the Effects of Key Social Characteristics Within and Across Racial Groups." Preventative Medicine Reports 2: 615-21.

Sánchez-Jankowski, Martín and Manata Hashemi. 2013. “Introduction: Children in Crisis.” In Children in Crisis: Ethnographic Studies in International Contexts, edited by Manata Hashemi and Martín Sánchez-Jankowski.  New York: Routledge. 


New Books Network Podcast with Amir Sayadabdi, February 22 2022. 

An interview with Maryam Alemzadeh for the Sharmin and Bijan Mossavar-Rahmani Center for Iranian and Persian Gulf Studies at Princeton University, October 5 2020. 


"Pursuing Dignity in Crisis." From the Square, July 8 2020. 

"How Iran's Millennials are Grappling with Crippling U.S. Sanctions." The Conversation, February 10 2020. 


"Cultures of Conformity." WAMC Northeast Public Radio, The Academic Minute, September 2 2019. 

A podcast with Afshin Marashi for the Farzaneh Family Center for Iranian and Persian Gulf Studies at the University of Oklahoma, May 1 2019.

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