A. Aneesh

Sociology and Global Studies
 Bolton 760

Fall Semester Office Hours:

Wednesdays 3:00-4:00pm and by appointment


PhD, Sociology, Rutgers University
MA, Social Relations, University of California, Irvine
Pre-PhD, Philosophy, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India
BA, Economics and Philosophy, Allahabad University, India

Areas of Specialization

Globalization; International Migration; Science and Technology; Economic Sociology; Sociological Theory; Ethnographic Methods; Intellectual Property

Teaching Schedule

Fall 2018
SOCIOL 928-001: Seminar in Social Organization: Globalization and Technology
Summer 2018
SOCIOL 376-201: Modern Sociological Theory
Spring 2018
GLOBAL 202-001: Introduction to Global Studies III: Globalization and Technology
GLOBAL 311-201: Context for Global Management

Selected Publications

Aneesh, A., & Wolover, D. J. (2017, May). Citizenship and Inequality in a Global Age. Sociology Compass/, 11(5).
(2017, March). Special Issue: Global Assemblages of Technoscience. , 22(1).
Aneesh, A. (2016, June). Differentiating Citizenship. After Capitalism: Horizons of Finance, Culture, and Citizenship. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press.
Aneesh, A. (2015, September). Emerging Scripts of Global Speech. Sociological Theory, 33(3).
Aneesh, A. (2015, May). Neutral Accent: How Language, Labor and Life Become Global. Durham: Duke University Press.
(2013). The Long 1968: Revisions and New Perspectives. Indiana University Press.
Aneesh, A. (2012). Negotiating Globalization: Men and Women of India’s Call Centers. Journal of Social Issues, 68(3), 514-533.
Aneesh, A. (2010, March). Bloody Language: Clashes and Constructions of Linguistic Nationalism in India. Sociological Forum, 25(1), 86-109.
Aneesh, A. (2009, December). Global Labor: Algocratic Modes of Organization. Jeffrey Alexander et al. (Ed.). Sociological Theory, 27(4), 347-370.
Aneesh, A. (2007, June). Specters of Global Communication. Frakcija, 43-44, 26-33.
Aneesh, A. (2006). Virtual Migration: the Programming of Globalization. Duke University Press.
Aneesh, A. (2003, December). Between Fantasy and Despair: Nationalist Closures in the Transnational Lives of Indian Programmers. , 51-64. Routledge.
Aneesh, A. (2001, June). Skill Saturation: Rationalization and Post-industrial Work. Theory and Society, 30(3), 363-396.
Aneesh, A. (2001). Rethinking Migration: High-skilled Labor Flows from India to the United States. Center for Comparative Immigration Studies.