Dynamics of Democracy and Inequality in the Context of Globalisation. Lecture given at the International Inequalities Institute Seminar, LSE, March 2017. Listen here.
North-South Struggles over Financing for Development: State, Society and Market in the Global Age. Public Lecture given at the Global South Studies Centre, University of Cologne, Germany. July 2017. Listen here.
2012. Pentecostalism and Development: Churches, NGOs and Social Change in Africa. London: Palgrave Macmillan. Read a review here.
2003. Peripheral People: The Excluded Minorities of Ethiopia. London: Hurst. (Edited with Alula Pankhurst). Read the Conclusion here.
2002. Initiating Change in Highland Ethiopia: Causes and Consequences of Cultural Transformation. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. Read the Introduction here.
Selected Articles and Chapters
Freeman, Dena. (2018) North-South Struggles on Financing for Development: State, Society and Market in the Global Age. Global Policy, 9, 3: 377-386. http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/88036/
Freeman, Dena. (2018). De-Democratisation and Rising Inequality: The Underlying Cause of a Worrying Trend. Global Society, 32, 2: 344-364. http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/88038/
Freeman, Dena. (2018). From ‘Christians doing Development’ to ‘Doing Christian Development’: The Changing Role of Religion in the International Work of Tearfund. Development in Practice, 28, 2: 280-291. http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/88039/
Freeman, Dena. (2017) The Global South at the UN: Using International Politics to Re-Vision the Global. The Global South, 11, 2: 71-91. http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/88037/
Freeman, Dena (2017). Affordances of Rupture and their Enactment: A Framework for Understanding Christian Change. Journal of the Finnish Anthropological Society, 42, 4: 3-24. http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/88040/
2015. Techniques of Happiness: Moving Toward and Away from the Good Life in Rural Ethiopia. HAU: Journal of Ethnographic Theory, 5, 3: 157-176.
2015. Pentecostalism and Economic Development in Sub-Saharan Africa. In The Routledge Handbook of Religions and Global Development, edited by Emma Tomalin. London: Routledge.
2013. Pentecostalism in a Rural Context: Dynamics of Religion and Development in Southwest Ethiopia. PentecoStudies 12,2: 231-249.
2013. Value Chains for Development: An Ethnography of Pro-Poor Market Interventions in Ethiopia. Anthropology of This Century. Issue 6.
2013. A Revolution of Consciousness: The Social Justice Protests in Israel. Bulletin of the Council for British Research in the Levant.
2012. The Pentecostal Ethic and the Spirit of Development. In Pentecostalism and Development: Churches, NGOs and Social Change in Africa, edited by Dena Freeman. London: Palgrave Macmillan.
2012. Development and the Rural Entrepreneur: Pentecostals, NGOs and the Market in the Gamo Highlands, Ethiopia. In Pentecostalism and Development: Churches, NGOs and Social Change in Africa, edited by Dena Freeman. London: Palgrave Macmillan.
2009. Development and (Un)happiness: A Case Study from Rural Ethiopia. In Gross National Happiness: Practice and Measurement, edited by K. Ura & D. Penjore. Centre for Bhutan Studies, Thimpu.
2006. Who are the D’ache? And Who are the Gamo?: Confusions of Ethnicity in Ethiopia’s Southern Highlands. In Proceedings of the 15th International Conference of Ethiopian Studies, edited by Siebert Uhling. Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz Verlag.
2003. Homeworkers in Global Supply Chains. Greener Management International, 43:1-12.
2003. Understanding Marginalisation in Ethiopia. In Peripheral People: The Excluded Minorities of Ethiopia, edited by Dena Freeman & Alula Pankhurst. London: Hurst.
2003. Change and Development: Lessons from the Twentieth Century. In Peripheral People: The Excluded Minorities of Ethiopia, edited by Dena Freeman & Alula Pankhurst. London: Hurst. (with Alula Pankhurst)
2002. From Warrior to Wife: Cultural Transformation in the Gamo Highlands of Ethiopia. Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute 8:34-44.
2000. The Generation of Difference: Initiations in Gamo, Sidamo and Boran (Oromo). Northeast African Studies, 7,3 (N.S):35-57.
2000. Cultural Variation in Southern Ethiopia: An Introduction. Northeast African Studies, 7,3 (N.S):15-20.