Theodoros Rakopoulos

Førsteamanuensis - Sosialantropologisk institutt
Bilde av Theodoros Rakopoulos
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Faglige interesser:


Økonomisk antropologi, politisk antropologi, mafia/antimafia, arbeid, solidaritet, mat, aktivisme, stillhet og prat, likhet, nøysomhet.


Sicilia, Italia, Hellas.





Emneord: mafia/antimafia, politisk antropologi, nøysomhet, stillhet og prat, solidaritet, mat, Økonomisk antropologi, arbeid, aktivisme, likhet


  • Rakopoulos, Theodoros (2020). Cooperatives. Cambridge Encyclopedia of Anthropology.  ISSN 2398-516X. . doi: 10.29164/20coops Fulltekst i vitenarkiv.
  • Rakopoulos, Theodoros (2020). The Return of the Horkatoi (and of a Sociology of Class). The Cyprus Review - A Journal of Social, Economic and Political Issues.  ISSN 1015-2881.  31(1), s 99- 103 Fulltekst i vitenarkiv.
  • Rakopoulos, Theodoros (2020). The shared boundary: Sicilian mafia and antimafia land. Journal of Modern Italian Studies.  ISSN 1354-571X.  25(5), s 528- 544 . doi: 10.1080/1354571X.2020.1830526 Fulltekst i vitenarkiv.
  • Rakopoulos, Theodoros (2020). Two kinds of mafia dependency: on making and unmaking mafia men. Social Anthropology.  ISSN 0964-0282.  28(3), s 686- 699 Fulltekst i vitenarkiv.
  • Rakopoulos, Theodoros (2019). 70% Zapatista?: Solidarity 'ecosystems' and the troubles of valuing labor in food cooperatives., In Krista Harper (ed.),  Food Values in Europe.  Bloomsbury Academic.  ISBN 9781350084773.  10.  s 147 - 162
  • Rakopoulos, Theodoros (2019). Afterword reversing the world?what austerity does to time and place. Focaal: Journal of Global and Historical Anthropology.  ISSN 0920-1297.  2019(83), s 67- 71 . doi: 10.3167/fcl.2019.830107
  • Rakopoulos, Theodoros (2019). The anthropology of austerity:An introduction. Focaal: Journal of Global and Historical Anthropology.  ISSN 0920-1297.  83, s 1- 12 . doi: 10.3167/fcl.2019.830101
  • Rakopoulos, Theodoros (2019). Who we speak with: Gossip as metatalk in a mafia and antimafia universe. Voci.  ISSN 1827-5095.  XVI, s 89- 105
  • Rakopoulos, Theodoros (2018). Introduction: Austerity, Measured, In Theodoros Rakopoulos (ed.),  The Global Life of Austerity:Comparing Beyond Europe.  Berghahn Books.  ISBN 978-1-78533-870-0.  Chapter 1.  s 1 - 16
  • Rakopoulos, Theodoros (2018). Show me the money: Conspiracy theories and distant wealth. History and Anthropology.  ISSN 0275-7206.  29(3), s 376- 391 . doi: 10.1080/02757206.2018.1458723 Fulltekst i vitenarkiv.
  • Rakopoulos, Theodoros (2018). Solidarity bridges: Alternative food economies in urban Greece.. Greek Review of Social Research.  ISSN 0013-9696.  149(B), s 1- 21 Fulltekst i vitenarkiv. Vis sammendrag
  • Rakopoulos, Theodoros (2018). The social life of mafia confession: Between talk and silence in sicily. Current Anthropology.  ISSN 0011-3204.  59(2), s 167- 191 . doi: 10.1086/697237 Fulltekst i vitenarkiv.
  • Rakopoulos, Theodoros & Rio, Knut (2018). Introduction to an anthropology of wealth. History and Anthropology.  ISSN 0275-7206.  29(3), s 275- 292 . doi: Fulltekst i vitenarkiv. Vis sammendrag
  • Rakopoulos, Theodoros & Rio, Knut (2018). Reimagining Wealth: Anthropological Explorations. History and Anthropology.  ISSN 0275-7206.  29(3), s 275- 406 Fulltekst i vitenarkiv. Vis sammendrag
  • Rakopoulos, Theodoros (2017). Antimafia families: Cooperative work and flexible kinship in Sicily. Critique of Anthropology.  ISSN 0308-275X.  37(2), s 115–131- 131 . doi: 10.1177/0308275X17694942
  • Rakopoulos, Theodoros (2017). “Approaching” Sorras: “Conspiracy theories” and the social sciences. Sychrona Themata.  ISSN 1105-431X.  136, s 24- 27
  • Rakopoulos, Theodoros (2017). Critical Times in Greece:Anthropological Engagements with the Crisis, In Dimitris Dalakoglou & Georgios Agelopoulos (ed.),  Critical Times in Greece:Anthropological Engagements with the Crisis.  Routledge.  ISBN 9781138237773.  London: Routledge.  s 202 - 217
  • Rakopoulos, Theodoros (2017). Façade Egalitarianism? Mafia and Cooperative in Sicily. PoLAR: Political and Legal Anthropology Review.  ISSN 1081-6976.  40(1), s 104- 121 . doi: 10.1111/plar.12207
  • Rakopoulos, Theodoros (2017). The Future of Solidarity: Food Cooperativism as Labour in Greece, In Dimitris Dalakoglou & Georgios Agelopoulos (ed.),  Critical Times in Greece:Anthropological Engagements with the Crisis.  Routledge.  ISBN 9781138237773.  Part IV: Confronting Crisis.
  • Rakopoulos, Theodoros (2016). On Crisis and Resistance. Review essay for: “The Age of Resistance”, by C. Douzinas and “Crucible of Resistance: Greece, the Eurozone and the World Economic Crisis”, by Laskos, C. and E. Tsakalotos.. Social Analysis: The International Journal of Anthropology.  ISSN 0155-977X.  60(1), s 133- 141 . doi: 10.3167/sa.2016.600209
  • Rakopoulos, Theodoros (2016). Responses to Crisis: Food Cooperativism in Greece. Mosim and Salim.  6, s 74- 93
  • Rakopoulos, Theodoros (2016). Solidarity: The egalitarian tensions of a bridge-concept. Social Anthropology.  ISSN 0964-0282.  24(2), s 142- 151 . doi: 10.1111/1469-8676.12298
  • Rakopoulos, Theodoros (2016). The poetics of diaspora: Greek US voices.. Journal of Modern Greek Studies.  ISSN 0738-1727.  34(1), s 159- 165 . doi: 10.1353/mgs.2016.0000
  • Rakopoulos, Theodoros (2015). On Blasphemy: The Paradoxes of Protecting and Mocking God, In Alessandro Zagato (ed.),  The Event of Charlie Hebdo. Imaginaries of Freedom and Control.  Berghahn Books.  ISBN 978-1-78533-075-9.  Kapittel.  s 83 - 92
  • Rakopoulos, Theodoros (2015). Solidarity’s tensions: Informality, sociality, and the greek crisis. Social Analysis: The International Journal of Anthropology.  ISSN 0155-977X.  59(3), s 85- 104 . doi: 10.3167/sa.2015.590305
  • Rakopoulos, Theodoros (2015). Tensions That Matter: Informality and Sociality in the Greek Crisis’ Solidarity Economy.. Social Analysis: The International Journal of Anthropology.  ISSN 0155-977X.  59(2) . doi: 10.3167/sa.2015.590305
  • Rakopoulos, Theodoros (2015). Which community for cooperatives? Peasant mobilizations, the Mafia, and the problem of community participation in Sicilian co-ops. Focaal: Journal of Global and Historical Anthropology.  ISSN 0920-1297.  2015(71), s 57- 70 . doi: 10.3167/fcl.2015.710106 Fulltekst i vitenarkiv.

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  • Rakopoulos, Theodoros & Rio, Knut (ed.) (2019). Towards an Anthropology of Wealth: Imagination, Substance, Value. Routledge.  ISBN 978-0367180072. Vis sammendrag
  • Rakopoulos, Theodoros (ed.) (2018). The Global Life of Austerity:Comparing Beyond Europe. Berghahn Books.  ISBN 978-1-78533-870-0.  149 s.
  • Rakopoulos, Theodoros (2017). From Clans to Co-ops: Confiscated Mafia Land in Sicily. Berghahn Books.  ISBN 978-1-78533-400-9.  236 s. Fulltekst i vitenarkiv.
  • Rakopoulos, Theodoros (2015). The Solidarity Economy in the Greek Crisis: Movementality, economic democracy and social reproduction. Berghahn Books.  ISBN 978-1-78238-844-9.  20 s.

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  • Rakopoulos, Theodoros (2020). For David Graeber. Anthropological Journal on European Cultures.  ISSN 1755-2923.
  • Rakopoulos, Theodoros (2020). In Cyprus, the Golden Passports Scheme Shows Us How Capitalism and Corruption Go Hand in Hand. Jacobin.  ISSN 2158-2602.
  • Rakopoulos, Theodoros (2020). Notes on the 500 Euro: On mafias and instituted precarity, In Atreyee Sen; Johan Lindquist & Marie Kolling (ed.),  Who’s Cashing In?: Contemporary Perspectives on New Monies and Global Cashlessness.  Berghahn Books.  ISBN 978-1-78920-915-0.  chapter.  s 130 - 142
  • Rakopoulos, Theodoros (2019). A Conversation Around Keith Hart: Swimming into the Current of Human Society Through History edited by Catherine Alexander and Huon Wardle. Cultural anthropology.  ISSN 0886-7356.
  • Rakopoulos, Theodoros (2019). Book review of Alison Sánchez Hall. 2018. "All or none: Cooperation and sustainability in Italy’s red belt". Anuac. Rivista della Società Italiana di Antropologia Culturale (SIAC).  ISSN 2239-625X.  8(1), s 251- 253
  • Rakopoulos, Theodoros (2019). Book review of Stavroula Pipyrou. 2016. "The Grecanici of Southern Italy: governance, violence, and minority politics". Ethnos.  ISSN 0014-1844.  84(5), s 1- 2 . doi:
  • Rakopoulos, Theodoros (2019, 19. november). Ethnography on social relations.  Ta Nea.
  • Rakopoulos, Theodoros (2019). Reply to puccio-den. Current Anthropology.  ISSN 0011-3204.  60(1), s 140 . doi: 10.1086/701628
  • Rakopoulos, Theodoros (2019). Self in (and with) the world: Keith Hart's memoir. Sociologia e Antropologia.  ISSN 2236-7527.  9(3), s 1019- 1025
  • Rakopoulos, Theodoros (2019). The Cyprus Problem: intervention on a taboo subject. Kathimerini.  ISSN 1108-9792.
  • Rakopoulos, Theodoros (2018). “Antisemitism and conspirational historicism”..
  • Rakopoulos, Theodoros (2018). “Citizenship by investment? Elite mobility in the new EU.
  • Rakopoulos, Theodoros (2018). Discussant on conference closing plenary “Precarity”, EASA Biannual Conference, Stockholm University..
  • Rakopoulos, Theodoros (2018). “Of the EU, mafias and money: Notes on the 500 Euro note”.
  • Rakopoulos, Theodoros (2018). Panel co-organiser. Conspiracy theories and conspiracy practices: Moving between rationalities. (with Steven Sampson, University of Lund.).
  • Rakopoulos, Theodoros (2018). “The faceless cooperative: When our informants go capitalist”..
  • Rakopoulos, Theodoros (2017). Reversing the world: Austerity from the anthropological point of view.
  • Rakopoulos, Theodoros (2017). “Show me the money”: Conspiracy theories and wealth.
  • Rakopoulos, Theodoros (2017). The commons and solidarity economies: Meanings in crises.
  • Rakopoulos, Theodoros (2016). “70% Zapatista!: Food activism in crisis”. Invited seminar, LAIOS, EHESS, Paris..
  • Rakopoulos, Theodoros (2016). “Accidental’ effects and continual crisis: Engaging with austerity across social and historical lines”.
  • Rakopoulos, Theodoros (2016). “Co-Depending on your word: Dual personhood and mafia betrayal.” (In)Dependence Workshop, University of Oslo..
  • Rakopoulos, Theodoros (2016). “Mafia land grabbing in Sicily: Gendered genealogies of property”..
  • Rakopoulos, Theodoros (2016). Review for Knight, D., History, time and economic crisis in Greece, Palgrave (2015).. Anthropological Quarterly.  ISSN 0003-5491.  88(3), s 1025- 1028
  • Rakopoulos, Theodoros (2016). The Anti-Middleman Movement in Greece. Global Dialogue: Newsletter for the international Sociological Association.  6(1)
  • Rakopoulos, Theodoros (2016). “What are we talking about when we talk about the Mafia? Futures of a contested term,” Panel co-organized (with N. Ben-Yehoyada, University of Cambridge).
  • Bertelsen, Bjørn Enge; Rio, Knut; Rakopoulos, Theodoros; Korsbrekke, Mari Hanssen; Styve, Maria Dyveke; Hjortsberg, Jacob; Zagato, Alessandro & Rudi, Axel (2015). "In the Event: A Mancunian Transplant in Bergen". Collective paper presented in the Department of social anthropology's seminar series. Chaired by Edvard Hviding. 23 April 2015. Vis sammendrag
  • Rakopoulos, Theodoros (2015). 2015. The future lasts a long time…or is it here already? The Left in power in Greece.. Focaalblog.
  • Rakopoulos, Theodoros (2015). “Another take on markets: the solidarity impromptu urban takeovers in the Greek crisis”..
  • Rakopoulos, Theodoros (2015). Between event and ritual: the SYRIZA elections in Greece. Egalitarianism.
  • Rakopoulos, Theodoros (2015). ‘Exception’, solidarity, and conferral politics: crossroads of the ‘Greek’ crisis.. Allegra.
  • Rakopoulos, Theodoros (2015). Review for the book “Arts of the political: new openings for the Left”, by Ash Amin and Thrift, Nigel. Critique of Anthropology.  ISSN 0308-275X.  34(2)

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Publisert 6. feb. 2017 14:32 - Sist endret 27. apr. 2017 14:27