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1. Cover image for 'Formulas for Motherhood in a Chinese Hospital'
Suzanne Gottschang
The first long- term anthropological study of China’s Baby- Friendly Hospital Initiative, closely examining our assumptions about motherhood and childbirth
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2. Cover image for 'Simming'
Participatory Performance and the Making of Meaning
Scott Magelssen
How simulated experiences—from living history to emergency preparedness drills—create meaning in performance
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Participatory Performance and the Making of Meaning
Scott Magelssen
How simulated experiences—from living history to emergency preparedness drills—create meaning in performance
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Participatory Performance and the Making of Meaning
Scott Magelssen
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3. Cover image for 'Visualizing Secularism and Religion'
Egypt, Lebanon, Turkey, India
Alev Cinar, Srirupa Roy and Maha Yahya, Editors

An investigation of the role of religion in the formation of secular-national public spheres in the Middle East and South Asia

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Egypt, Lebanon, Turkey, India
Alev Cinar, Srirupa Roy and Maha Yahya, Editors
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4. Cover image for 'Anthrohistory'
Unsettling Knowledge, Questioning Discipline
Chandra Bhimull, David William Cohen, Fernando Coronil, Edward L. Murphy, Monica Patterson, and Julie Skurski, Editors
A volume at the crossroads of History and Anthropology
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Paper 2011 $41.95 Available Add Paper for "Anthrohistory" to Cart
5. Cover image for 'Kyongju Things'
Assembling Place
Robert Oppenheim
A historical ethnography of place amidst objects in the contemporary city of Kyongju, South Korea
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6. Cover image for 'Contesting the Commons'
Privatizing Pastoral Lands in Kenya
Carolyn K. Lesorogol
Examines the highly disputed idea of privatizing communal land through one Samburu community
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7. Cover image for 'Democratic Designs'
International Intervention and Electoral Practices in Postwar Bosnia-Herzegovina
Kimberley Coles
Examines the world of humanitarian aid workers and the processes of democratization that they put into effect in Bosnia-Herzegovina
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8. Cover image for 'The Future of Class in History'
What's Left of the Social?
Geoff Eley and Keith Nield
In the struggle between "social" and "cultural" thinking, the refusal to choose sides can be a radical and vital move
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9. Cover image for 'Modern Loves'
The Anthropology of Romantic Courtship and Companionate Marriage
Jennifer S. Hirsch and Holly Wardlow, Editors
Grounded in recent, cutting edge feminist anthropological theory, these essays discuss how women and men do courtship, intimacy, and marriage around the world
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The Anthropology of Romantic Courtship and Companionate Marriage
Jennifer S. Hirsch and Holly Wardlow, Editors
Grounded in recent, cutting edge feminist anthropological theory, these essays discuss how women and men do courtship, intimacy, and marriage around the world
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Pioneering Women Archaeologists
Getzel M. Cohen and Martha Sharp Joukowsky, Editors
Biographies of twelve often-overlooked woman archaeologists
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Pioneering Women Archaeologists
Getzel M. Cohen and Martha Sharp Joukowsky, Editors
Biographies of twelve often-overlooked woman archaeologists
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Pioneering Women Archaeologists
Getzel M. Cohen and Martha Sharp Joukowsky, Editors
Biographies of twelve often-overlooked woman archaeologists
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Paper 2006 $38.95 Available Add Paper for "Breaking Ground" to Cart
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11. Cover image for 'States of Violence'
Fernando Coronil and Julie Skurski, Editors
An exploration of the often unrecognized violent foundations of modern nations
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12. Cover image for 'Islam and the Prayer Economy'
History and Authority in a Malian Town
Benjamin F. Soares
A close look at the changing terms of exchange between gifts and blessings
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13. Cover image for 'The Jesuit and the Incas'
The Extraordinary Life of Padre Blas Valera, S.J.
Sabine Hyland
The story of the life and untimely death of a persecuted priest in colonial Peru and the controversy over mysterious, recently discovered documents about him
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14. Cover image for 'Worldly Provincialism'
German Anthropology in the Age of Empire
H. Glenn Penny and Matti Bunzl, Editors
Illustrates the impact of imperialism on German scholars in the fields of anthropology and ethnology
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German Anthropology in the Age of Empire
H. Glenn Penny and Matti Bunzl, Editors
Illustrates the impact of imperialism on German scholars in the fields of anthropology and ethnology
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British and American Travel Writing in China, 1880-1949
Nicholas R. Clifford
An examination of the writings of travelers to China in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries
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16. Cover image for 'Staging Philanthropy'
Patriotic Women and the National Imagination in Dynastic Germany, 1813-1916
Jean H. Quataert
Patriotic Women and the National Imagination in Dynastic Germany, 1813-1916
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Patriotic Women and the National Imagination in Dynastic Germany, 1813-1916
Jean H. Quataert
Patriotic Women and the National Imagination in Dynastic Germany, 1813-1916
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17. Cover image for 'The Middle East Remembered'
Forged Identities, Competing Narratives, Contested Spaces
Jacob Lassner
A meditation on the art of history-writing in the medieval Near East
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18. Cover image for 'Colonial Subjects'
Essays on the Practical History of Anthropology
Peter Pels and Oscar Salemink, Editors
Probes the relationship between the conditions of colonial "modernization" and the methods of anthropological knowledge
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Asian Elites and National Identities
Timothy Brook and Andre Schmid, Editors
Questions assumptions about nationalism by examining the particular origins of the nation in Asia
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Asian Elites and National Identities
Timothy Brook and Andre Schmid, Editors
Questions assumptions about nationalism by examining the particular origins of the nation in Asia
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20. Cover image for 'Colonialism Experienced'
Vietnamese Writings on Colonialism, 1900-1931
Truong Buu Lam
Documenting a shifting worldview in late-colonial Vietnam
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21. Cover image for 'Measuring Mamma's Milk'
Fascism and the Medicalization of Maternity in Italy
Elizabeth Dixon Whitaker
Shows how fascist biological politics continue to govern the flow of mother's milk in Italy today
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22. Cover image for 'A History of Disability'
Henri-Jacques Stiker
A bold analysis of the evolution of Western attitudes toward disability, available for the first time in English
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22. Cover image for 'A History of Disability'
Henri-Jacques Stiker
A bold analysis of the evolution of Western attitudes toward disability, available for the first time in English
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23. Cover image for 'Laws of the Postcolonial'
Eve Darian-Smith and Peter Fitzpatrick, Editors
Essays reveal the central part played by law in constituting the West as the antithesis of various 'others'
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Hardcover 1999 $85.00 Available Add Hardcover for "Laws of the Postcolonial" to Cart
24. Cover image for 'Gendered Missions'
Women and Men in Missionary Discourse and Practice
Mary Taylor Huber and Nancy C. Lutkehaus, Editors
Explores the roles and expectations of women and men in Christian missionary experience
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Hardcover 1999 $90.00 Available Add Hardcover for "Gendered Missions" to Cart
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The Shaping of Capitalism in Eastern Asia
Timothy Brook and Hy Van Luong, Editors
Shows how rapid expansion of capitalism in Eastern Asia constitutes a challenge to Western social theory
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Paper 1999 $31.95 Available Add Paper for "Culture and Economy" to Cart
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