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Marzia Balzani

Research Professor of Anthropology

    1989 …2019
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    Research Output

    2019

    Democratized, fractured, commodified: the long life Indian kingship

    Balzani, M., Jan 8 2019.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    Diaspora as Home: The Global Community of Ahmadi Muslims

    Balzani, M., Kockel, U. (ed.) & Stepušaitytė, S. (ed.), 2019, Re-Imagining Home: Disjunctures, Conjunctures and Conjectures. Oxford: Berghahn Books

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

    2017

    Ahmadi Muslims at home in the diaspora

    Balzani, M., May 2017.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    Sameness and Difference: Ahmadiyya Islam in colonial, post-colonial and global contexts

    Balzani, M., 2017, Conference Islam and Multiculturalism: History, Challenges and Prospects. Waseda, Japan, p. 29-32

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

    Sameness and Difference: Ahmadiyya Islam in colonial, postcolonial and global contexts

    Balzani, M., Dec 3 2016.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    The Chief Examiner Role in Pre-University Anthropology: personal reflections

    Balzani, M., Nov 13 2016, Teaching Anthropology. A-level Anthropology: A retrospective ed. Vol. 6. p. 28-36

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

    Old Industrial Space, new suburban uses: the Ahmadiyya Mosque

    Balzani, M., 2015, Laboratorium: Russian Review of Social Research . p. 49-71

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

    2013

    An ethnographer among the Ahmadis learning Islam in the Suburbs

    Balzani, M., Jan 1 2013, Studying Islam in Practice. Taylor and Francis, p. 110-123 14 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    Bureaucracy and Piety

    Balzani, M., Apr 21 2013.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    Gender-based Family Violence, Expert Witnesses and the Politics of Asylum in the UK'

    Balzani, M., Apr 29 2013.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    2012

    Piety's precursors: Ahmadi women, institutional organization and female authority

    Balzani, M., Sep 11 2012.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    2011

    Constructing victims, construing credibility: forced marriage, Pakistani women and the UK asylum process

    Balzani, M., Gill, A. (ed.) & Anitha, S. (ed.), 2011, Forced Marriage: Introducing a social justice and human rights perspective. Zed Books, p. 200-220

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

    Ahmadi Muslims and asylum: strategic representations: EASA conference Maynouth

    Balzani, M., Aug 2010.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    Dreaming, Islam and the Ahmadiyya Muslims in the UK

    Balzani, M., Sep 1 2010, In : History and Anthropology. 21, 3, p. 293-305 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

    Researching South Asia across disciplines: The Idea of the University

    Balzani, M., Sep 17 2010.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    Social and Cultural Anthropology and the International Baccalaureate: history, practice and future challenges

    Balzani, M., 2010, Anthropology in Action . Vol. 17. p. 61-70

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

    2009

    Is he a Bedouin? Post-war American and French responses to North Africa in the work of Paul Bowles and Albert Camus

    Balzani, M. & Bush, C. (ed.), 2009, Holding the Line: Selected essays in American Literature and Culture. Denmark: Aarhus University Press, p. 119-139

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

    Masculinities and Violence against Women in South Asian Communities: transnational perspectives

    Balzani, M., Thiara, (ed.) & Gill, (ed.), 2009, Gender-based Violence in South Asian Communities: issues for policy and practice. London: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, p. 80-101

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

    Me an Expert? Anthropology, the law and asylum-seekers

    Balzani, M. & Strang, V. (ed.), 2009, What Anthropologists Do. Oxford: Berg, p. 23-25

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

    2007

    Spectacle and Power in the organization of kingly ritual: the case of Jodhpur, Rajasthan

    Balzani, M., Zarrilli, P. (ed.) & Schombucher, H. (ed.), 2007, The Power of Performance. Delhi: Manohar Publishers, p. 26-51

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

    2006

    Transnational marriage among Ahmadi Muslims in the UK

    Balzani, M., Oct 1 2006, In : Global Networks. 6, 4, p. 345-355 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    2004

    Localising Diaspora: the Ahmadi Muslims and the problem of multi-sited ethnography.

    Balzani, M., Mar 2004.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    Pregnancy rituals among the Rajput Elite in contemporary Rajasthan: anthropology & the world of women

    Balzani, M., Thomas, L. (ed.) & Suthren Hirst, J. (ed.), 2004, Playing for Real: Hindu role models, religion and gender . Delhi: OUP, p. 141-60

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

    Review: Gender, Law, and Resistance in India

    Balzani, M. & Moore, E. P., 2004, Cambridge Anthropology.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

    The Muslim Asian Diaspora: Ahmadi Muslims in the UK

    Balzani, M., Jul 2004.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    2003

    Ahmadiya Muslims in the UK: a different perspective on Islam and the West

    Balzani, M., Nov 2003.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    2001

    Pilgrimage and Politics in the Desert of Rajasthan

    Balzani, M., Bender, B. (ed.) & Winer, M. (ed.), 2001, Contested Landscapes: Movement, Exile and Place. Oxford: Berg, p. 211-24, 361

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

    Ushabtis

    Balzani, M. (ed.) & Griffiths, B., 2001, In : Talus.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    2000

    Private ritual, public spectacle: the darbar in modern Jodhpur, India

    Balzani, M., Jul 2000.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper