Researchers

Dr Jeanne FEAUX DE LA CROIX
Lecturer | Junior Research Group Leader
Social and Cultural Anthropology
Objects of Research
Environment, Water, Energy, Hydropower, Pastoralism, Agriculture, Climate Change, Age, Authority, Emotion, Temporality
Projects Management
The ‘Social Life’ of a River: environmental histories, social worlds and conflict resolution along the Naryn-Syr Darya
Volkswagen Foundation
2015-2019
https://uni-tuebingen.de/en/faculties/faculty-of-humanities/departments/aoi/social-and-cultural-anthropology/forschung/the-social-life-of-a-river-environmental-histories-social-worlds-and-conflict-resolution-along-the-naryn-syr-darya/

Project: Salinization and Soil Degradation as a Threat to Agrarian Orders in Russia, Central Asia and Australia since 1945
Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft
2015-2019
https://uni-tuebingen.de/en/66020

Junior Research Group: Environment and Society in Central Asia
Excellence Initiative
2014-2020
https://uni-tuebingen.de/en/faculties/faculty-of-humanities/departments/aoi/social-and-cultural-anthropology/forschung/environment-and-society-in-central-asia/
Publications
[book] Féaux de la Croix, J., 2016. Iconic Places in Central Asia: the moral geography of pastures, dams and holy sites. Transcript: Bielefeld.
[chapter] Féaux de la Croix, J., 2016. Foot-soldiers of Development: the role of Kyrgyzstani ‘treneri’ in agricultural knowledge transfer. In: Hornidge, K., Shtaltovna, A., and Schetter, C. (eds.), Agricultural Knowledge and Knowledge Systems in Post-Soviet Societies. Peter Lang: Bern. 73-92.
[article] Féaux de la Croix, J., and Suyarkulova, M., 2015. The Rogun Complex: public roles and historic experiences of dam-building in Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan. In: Alain Cariou (ed.) Water in Central Asia: contemporary issues and challenges. Cahiers d’Asie Centrale (25), 103-132.
[article] Féaux de la Croix, J., 2011. Moving Metaphors we Live by: water and flow in the social sciences and around hydro-electric dams in Kyrgyzstan. Central Asian Survey 30:4, 487-502.
[edited volume] Féaux de la Croix, J., and Gullette, D., 2016. Everyday Energy Politics in Central Asia and the Caucasus: citizens’ needs, entitlements and struggles for access. Routledge: London.
Ongoing Publications
[book] Féaux de la Croix, J., 2016. Iconic Places in Central Asia: the moral geography of pastures, dams and holy sites. Transcript: Bielefeld.
[chapter] Féaux de la Croix, J., 2016. Foot-soldiers of Development: the role of Kyrgyzstani ‘treneri’ in agricultural knowledge transfer. In: Hornidge, K., Shtaltovna, A., and Schetter, C. (eds.), Agricultural Knowledge and Knowledge Systems in Post-Soviet Societies. Peter Lang: Bern. 73-92.
[article] Féaux de la Croix, J., and Suyarkulova, M., 2015. The Rogun Complex: public roles and historic experiences of dam-building in Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan. In: Alain Cariou (ed.) Water in Central Asia: contemporary issues and challenges. Cahiers d’Asie Centrale (25), 103-132.
[article] Féaux de la Croix, J., 2011. Moving Metaphors we Live by: water and flow in the social sciences and around hydro-electric dams in Kyrgyzstan. Central Asian Survey 30:4, 487-502.
[edited volume] Féaux de la Croix, J., and Gullette, D., 2016. Everyday Energy Politics in Central Asia and the Caucasus: citizens’ needs, entitlements and struggles for access. Routledge: London.