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Sharmila Rudrappa

Affiliate Faculty Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison

Associate Professor
Sharmila Rudrappa




Dr. Rudrappa is completing “Braceros and Techno-Braceros: Foreign Workers in the United States, and the Commodification of Low Wage and High Wage Labor.” in Transnational South Asians: Identity, Culture, and Belonging in a Neo-Diaspora, edited by Susan Koshy and R. Radhakrishnan. Forthcoming from the Oxford University Press.

  • Ethnic Routes to Becoming American: Indian Immigrants and the Cultures of Citizenship. (Rutgers University Press, 2004).
  • “Law’s Culture and Cultural Difference,” In Body Evidence: Intimate Violence Against South Asian Women In America, edited by Shamita Das Dasgupta, (Rutgers University Press, 2007).
  • “The Efficacy of Legislative Measures in Addressing the Issues that Accompany Offshore Outsourcing,” Proceedings from the conference, “Working Borders:  Linking Debates about Insourcing and Outsourcing of Labor and Capital.” Texas International Law Journal, Vol. 40 (2005): 759-66.
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