Don Kalb

Academic rank: 
Professor
Department of Sociology and Social Anthropology
Building: 
Zrinyi u. 14
Room: 
407
Phone number: 
327 3000 Ext. 2605
Qualifications: 
Ph.D. 1995 (Social Science), cum laude, University of Utrecht, Netherland
M.A. 1988 (Cultural Anthropology), cum laude, Catholic University of Nijmegen, Netherlands
Academic/Professional Experience and Achievements: 

On leave Winter, Spring 2013

Academic/research topics: 
globalization
SOCIAL movements
civil society
economic restructuring
post-socialism
Social Theory
epistemology
local and regional research
class and culture
biography and family
relational methodologies

Publications

Book
Book Chapter
Kalb, D.. "The Uses of Local Knowledge." In The Oxford handbook of contextual political analysis, edited by R. Goodin and C. Tilly, 579-596. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2006.
Kalb, D., and H. Tak. "Critical Junctions : Recapturing Anthropology and History." In Critical junctions : anthropology and history beyond the cultural turn, 1-27. New York: Berghahn Books, 2005.
Kalb, D.. "The Dynamics of Trust and Mistrust in Poland: Floods, Emotions, Citizenship and the State." In Postsocialism : politics and emotions in Central and Eastern Europe, edited by M. Svasek, 196-213. New York: Berghahn Books, 2005.
Kalb, D., W. Pansters, and H. Siebers. "Introduction: Conflictive domains of globalization and development." In Globalization and development : themes and concepts in current research, edited by D. Kalb, W. Pansters and H. Siebers, 1-8. Boston: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2004.
Kalb, D.. "Time and Contention in the ‘Great Globalization Debate'." In Globalization and development : themes and concepts in current research, edited by D. Kalb, W. Pansters and H. Siebers, 9-47. Boston: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2004.
Kalb, D.. "'Bare Legs Like Ice': Recasting Class for Local/Global Inquiry." In Critical junctions : anthropology and history beyond the cultural turn, edited by D. Kalb and H. Tak, 109-136. New York: Berghahn Books, 2004.
Kalb, D.. "Social Class and Social Change in Postwar Europe, 1945-2000." In Themes in modern European history since 1945, 86-119. New York: Routledge, 2002.
Kalb, D.. "Partnerships in Local Social Governance in Post-Socialist States : Deliberating the Dilemmas." In Przeciw ubóstwu i bezrobociu : lokalne inicjatywy obywatelskie, edited by J. Hrynkiewicz, 45-59. Warszawa: Instytut Spraw Publicznych, 2002.
Kalb, D.. "Nachwort : Globalismus und postsozialistische Perspektiven." In Postsozialismus : Transformationsprozesse in Europa und Asien aus ethnologischer Perspektive, edited by C. Hann, 453-477. Frankfurt/Main: Campus Verlag, 2002.
Kalb, D.. "Afterword : Globalism and Post-Socialist Prospects." In Postsocialism : ideals, ideologies and practice in Eurasia, edited by C. Hann, 317-335. London: Routledge, 2002.
Kalb, D.. "The Anthropology of Europe under the Dutch Model." In Die Wende als Wende : Orientierungen Europäischer Ethnologien nach 1989, edited by K. Köstlin, P. Niedermüller and H. Nikitisch, 83-94. Veröffentlichungen des Instituts für Europäische Ethnologie der Universität Wien , no. Bd. 23. Wien: Verlag des Instituts für Europäische Ethnologie, 2002.
Kalb, D., and M. van der Land. "Beyond the Mosaic : Questioning Cultural Identity in a Globalizing age." In The ends of globalization : bringing society back in, edited by D. Kalb, M. van der Land, R. Satrink and B. van Steenbergen, 273-281. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2000.
Conference Paper
Journal Article
Kalb, D.. "Political Sociology Meets Anthropology in the Defeat of Solidarity." East central Europe/L'Europe du centre-est : Eine wissenschaftliche Zeitschrift 34-35, no. 1-2 (2008): 298-301.
Kalb, D.. "As provincialized Europe expands." Focaal – European Journal of Anthropology, no. 49 (2007): 1-3.
Kalb, D.. "After Hybridity." Focaal – European Journal of Anthropology, no. 47 (2006): v-vii.
Kalb, D.. "Fighting with the Public Good." Focaal – European Journal of Anthropology, no. 46 (2005): 1-3.
Kalb, D.. "Danse Macabre." Focaal – European Journal of Anthropology, no. 44 (2004): v-vii(1).
Kalb, D.. "On the Cheap." Focaal – European Journal of Anthropology, no. 43 (2004): v-vi.
Kalb, D.. "Book review." American Anthropologist 106, no. 2 (2004): 413-414.
Kalb, D.. "The Cranks of Civil Society." Focaal – European Journal of Anthropology, no. 40 (2002): 1-2.
Kalb, D.. "The Politics of Emotions Writ Large." Focaal – European Journal of Anthropology, no. 39 (2002): 1-2.
Kalb, D.. "Class (in place) without Capitalism (in space)?" International labor and working class history 57, no. Spring (2000): 31-39.
Kalb, D., M. Svasek, and H. Tak. "Approaching the New Past in East Central Europe." Focaal – European Journal of Anthropology, no. 33 (1999): 1-25.
Kalb, D.. "Duch Miltona Friedmana. Dissidentske pznamky k nove socialni ortodoxii." Sociologicky casopis : Czech sociological review 34, no. 1 (1998): 23-35.
Kalb, D., M. van der Land, H. Tak, and R. Staring. "Localizing Cultural Identity." Focaal – European Journal of Anthropology, no. 30-31 (1997): 7-23.
Kalb, D.. "The Limits of the New Social Orthodoxy." Focaal – European Journal of Anthropology, no. 29-30 (1997): 237-251.
Kalb, D.. "The End of Social Pointillism? Globalization and the National State." Focaal – European Journal of Anthropology, no. 29-30 (1997): 251-265.
Kalb, D., H. Marks, and H. Tak. "Anthropology and History : The Unwaged Debate." Focaal – European Journal of Anthropology, no. 26-27 (1996): 210.
Miscellaneous