Review copies Social Anthropology/Anthropologie Sociale

March, 2015

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Abramowitz, Sharon Alane. 2014. Searching for Normal in the Wake of the Liberian War. Pennsylvania Studies in Human Rights. University of Pennsylvania Press. 280 pp. Hb.: $50.94. ISBN-13: 978-0812246261.

Addo, Ping-Ann. 2013. Creating a Nation with Cloth. Women, Wealth, and Tradition in the Tongan Diaspora. Oxford and New York: Berghahn Books. 252 pp. Hb.: $95.00, ISBN: 978-0-85745-895-7

Anders, Gerhard and Zenker Olaf. 2014. Transition and Justice: Negotiating the Terms of New Beginnings in Africa (Development and Change Special Issues). 256 pp. Ppb.: $31.13. ISBN-13: 978-1118944776.

Arcangeli, Myriam. 2015. Sherds of History: Domestic LIfe in Colonial Guadeloupe. University Press of Florida. 226 pp. Hb.: $74.95. ISBN 13: 9780813060422

Bacas, Lauth Jutta and Kavanagh William (eds.) 2013. Border Encounters: Asymmetry and Proximity at Europe’s Frontiers Berghahn Books. 304 pp. Hb.: $55.53. ISBN-13: 978-1845453961

Bardhoshi, Nebi and Rapper, de Gilles and Sintés, Pierre. (eds.) 2013. Social Practices and Local Configurations in the Balkans. UET Press. 295 pp. Ppb. ISBN : 978-99956-39-67-9.

Barnes, Jessica. 2014. Cultivating the Nile: The Everyday Politics of Water in Egypt. Duke University Press. 248 pp. Ppb.: $23.95. ISBN: 9780822357568

Bartmanski, Dominik. 2015. Vinyl. The Analogue Record in the Digital Age. Bloomsbury Academic. 240 pp. Ppb.: $24.70. ISBN-13: 978-0857856616.

Beckmann, Nadine and Alessandro Gusman (eds.) 2014. Strings Attached: AIDS and the Rise of Transnational Connections in Africa (Proceedings of the British Academy). Oxford University Press. 330 pp. Hb.: $87.31, ISBN-13: 978-0197265680

Benjamin, Geoffrey. 2014. Temiar Religion 1964-2012: Enchantment, Disenchantment and Reenchantment in Malaysia’s Uplands. NUS Press. 480 pp. Ppb.: $42.00. ISBN: 978-9971697068.

Berckerman, Stephen and Lizarralde Roberto (eds.) 2013. The Ecology of the Bari. Rainforest Horticulturalists of South America. Austin: University of Texas Press. 291 pp. Hb.: $49.50,  ISBN-13: 978-0292748194.

Bethmann, Carla. 2013. “Clean, Friendly, Profitable”?: Tourism and the Tourism Industry in Varna, Bulgaria (Halle Studies in the Anthropology of Eurasia). ). LIT Verlag. Ppb.: $37.82. ISBN-13: 978-3643904911.

Blanco, Maria-Jose and Vidal, Ricarda (eds.). 2015. The Power of Death: Contemporary Reflections on Death in Western Society. Berghahn Books. 272 pp. Hb.: $100.00/£63.00. ISBN: 9781782384335

Boskovic,  Aleksandar & Hann, Chris (eds.) 2013. The Anthropological Field on the Margins of Europe,1945-1991 (Halle Studies in the Anthropology of Eurasia). LIT Verlag. Ppb: $8.78. ISBN-13: 978-3643905079.

Bräuchler, Birgit. 2013. Cyberidentities at War. The Moluccan Conflict on the Internet. Oxford and New York: Berghahn Books. 414 pp. Hb. $102.41. ISBN: 978-0857458544

Breglia, Lisa. 2013. Living with Oil. Promises, Peaks, and Declines on Mexico’s Gulf Coast. University of Texas Press. 325 pp. Hardback. 49.50 USD. ISBN-13: 978-0292744615.

Brown. R. Keith. 2013. Buying into Fair Trade. Culture, Morality and Consumption.  New York: New York University Press. 199 pp. Pb. $21.00. ISBN: 978-0814725375

Bunescu, Iona. 2014. Roma in Europe. The Politics of Collective Identity Formation. Ashgate. 222 pp. Hb.: £62.62. ISBN-13: 978-1472420589.

Burt, Ben and Bolton, Lissant (eds) 2014. The Things We Value. Culture and History in Solomon Islands. Sean Kingston Publishing. 156 pp. Hb.:  $152.00. ISBN-13: 978-1907774218

Cam Thai, Hung. 2014. Insufficient Funds: The Culture of Money in Low-Wage Transnational Families. Stanford University Press. 304 pp. Ppb.: $22.46. ISBN-13: 978-0804777322

Canevacci, Massimo. 2013. The Line of Dust. Bororo Culture Between Tradition, Mutation and Self-Representation. Sean Kingston Publishing. 246 pp. Hb. $121.21. ISBN-13: 978-1907774263

Cecla La, Franco and Zanini Piero. 2013. The Culture of Ethics (Paradigm).  Prickly Paradigm Press. 88 pp. Ppb.: $9.90. ISBN-13: 978-0984201044

Chatterji, Roma. 2014. Wording the World: Veena Das and Scenes of Inheritance (Forms of Living). Fordham University Press. 496 pp. Ppb.: $35.82. ISBN-13: 978-0823261864.

Chawla, Devika. 2014. Home, Uprooted. Oral Histories of India’s Partition. Fordham University Press. 288 pp. Ppb.: $24.23. ISBN-13: 978-0823256440

Clark-Decès, Isabelle. 2014. The Right Spouse: Preferential Marriages in Tamil Nadu. Stanford University Press. 224 pp. Ppb.: $15.23. ISBN-13: 978-0804790499

Coburn, Noah and Larson, Anna. Derailing Democracy in Afghanistan. Elections in an Unstable Political Landscape. Columbia University Press. 306 pp. Pb.: $45.00. ISBN-13: 978-0231166201

Coupaye, Ludovic. 2013. Growing Artefacts, Displaying Relationships. Yams, Art and Technology Amongst the Nyamikum Abelam of Papua New Guinea. Berghahn Books. 374 pp. Hb. $86.96. ISBN: 978-0857457332

Curtis, Jennifer. 2014. Human Rights as War by Other Means. University of Pennsylvania Press. 296 pp. Hb.: $61.70. ISBN-13: 978-0812246193.

Dahl, Gudrun, Bartholdson, Örjan, Favero, Paolo, and Khosravi, Shahram. Modernitites on the Move. Acta Universitatis Stockholmiensis. Ppb. 116pp.  ISBN: 978-91-86071-98-1

Das, Veena. 2015. Affliction, Health Disease and Poverty. Fordman University Press. 272 pp. Ppb.: $26.00. ISBN: 9780823261819

Davis, Dona Lee. 2015. Twins Talk: What Twins Tell Us about Person, Self, and Society. Ohio University Press. 312 pp. Ppb.: £21.99. ISBN: 9780821421123

Dewind, Josh & Segura, Renata (eds.) Diaspora Lobbies and the US Government: Convergence and Divergence in Making Foreign Policy (Social Science Research Council). NYU Press. 320 pp. Hb.: $45.00. ISBN-13: 978-1479818761.

Diaz R. David and Torres D. Rodolfo eds. 2012. The Politics of Planning, Policy, and Redevelopment. New York University Press. 240 pp. Ppb. $24.00. ISBN-978-0814784051

Dietrich, Alexa S. 2013. The Drug Company Next Door. Pollution, Jobs, and Community Health in Puerto Rico. New York University Press. 251 pp. Paperback. $24.00. ISBN: 9780814724736

Dunaway, A Wilma. (eds.) 2013. Gendered Commodity Chains. Seeing Women’s Work and Households in Global Production. Stanford University Press. 312 pp. Ppb.: $26.96. ISBN-13: 978-0804789080

Duncan, R. Christopher. 2013. Violence and Vengeance.  Religious Conflict and Its Aftermath in Eastern Indonesia. Cornell University Press. 240 pp. Ppb.  $23.78.  ISBN-13: 978-0801479137

Dupuis, Annie. 2014. Ethnocentrisme et creation. Maison Des Sciences De L’homme. 541 pp. Ppb.: $34.07. ISBN-13: 978-2735112982

Durrenberger, Paul E and Erem, Suzan. 2010. Anthropology Unbound. A Field Guide to the 21st Century.  Oxford University Press. 352 pp. Ppb.: $35.13. ISBN-13: 978-0199945870

Eriksen, Thomas Hylland, Garsten, Christina and Randeria, Shalini (eds.). 2014. Anthropology Now and Next: Essays in Honor of Ulf Hannerz. Berghahn Books. 324 pp. Hb.: $110.00/£68.00. ISBN: 9781782384496

Espirito Santo, Diana and Tassi, Nico (eds.) 2013. Making Spirits: Materiality and Transcendence in Contemporary Religions (Library of Modern Religion). London, New York. I.B. Tauris. 320 pp. Hb.: $89.10. ISBN-13: 978-1848857964

Falls, Susan. 2014. Clarity, Cut and Culture. New York University Press. 224 pp. Ppb.: $15.23. ISBN:  978-1-4798-7990-8

Fehérváry, Krisztina. 2013. Politics in Color and Concrete: Socialist Materialities and the Middle Class in Hungary (New Anthropologies of Europe). Indiana University Press. 312 pp. Ppb.: $25.60. ISBN-13: 978-0253009944

Eicher, B. Joanne,  Evenson, Sandra Lee, Lutz. A Hazel. 2014. The Visible Self: Global Perspectives on Dress, Culture and Society. Fairchild Books. 424 pp. Ppb.: $109.25. ISBN-13: 978-1609018702.

Fischer, F. Edward. 2014. The Good Life. Aspiration, Dignity, and the Anthropology of Wellbeing. Stanford University Press. 280 pp. Ppb.: $24.95. ISBN: 9780804792530.

Flores, Edward Orozo. 2013. God’s Gangs. Barrio Ministry, Masculinity, and Gang Recovery. New York University Press. 256 pp. Pb.: $15,23. ISBN: 978-1-4798-7812-3

Frois, Catarina. 2013. Peripherial Vision. Politics, Technology and Surveillance.  Berghahn Books. 166 pp. Hb.: $80.75. ISBN-13: 978-1782380238

Funck Carolin, Cooper Malcolm. (eds.) 2013. Japanese Tourism. Spaces, Places and Structures. New York. Oxford: Berghahn Books. 243 pp. Hb.: $81.00. ISBN-13: 978-1782380757

Galanti, Geri-Ann. 2015. Caring for Patients from Different Cultures. University of Pennsylvania Press. 384 pp. Ppb.: $22.50/£15.00. ISBN: 9780812223118

Gammeltoft, M. Tine. 2014. Haunting Images: A Cultural Account of Selective Reproduction in Vietnam (Philip E. Lilienthal Books). University of California Press. 336 pp. Ppb.: $32.65. ISBN-13: 978-0520278431

Garcia, Cindy. 2013.  Salsa Crossings: Dancing Latinidad in Los Angeles (Latin America Otherwise) Duke University Press Books. 208 pp. Pp.:  $19.10. ISBN-13: 978-0822354970

Geissler, P. Wenzel (ed.). 2015. Para-States and Medical Science: Making African Global Health. Duke University Press. 375 pp. Ppb.: £19.99. ISBN: 9780822357490

Gerritsen, Anne & Riello Giorgio. (eds.) 2015. Wriring Material Culture History. Bloomsbury Publishing. 352 pp. Ppb.:£19.99. ISBN: 9781472518569

Ghodsee, Kristen. 2015. The Left Side of History: World War II and the Unfulfilled Promise of Communism in Eastern Europe. Duke University Press. 256 pp. Ppb.: £15.99. ISBN: 9780822358350

Goldman, Marcio. 2013. How Democracy Works. An Ethnographic Theory of Politics. Sean Kingston Publishing. 330 pp. Ppb. $111.04. ISBN-13: 978-1907774157

Golub, Alex. 2014. Leviathans at the Gold Mine. Creating Indigenous and Corporate Actors in Papua New Guinea. Durham and London: Duke University Press. 264 pp. Ppb.: $21.56, ISBN-13: 978-0822355083

Grabski Joanna & Magee Carol. 2013. African Art, Interviews, Narratives. Bodies of Knowledge at Work.  Indiana University Press. Ppb. $25.20.  ISBN-13: 978-0253006875

Grey, Minnie, Stenbaek, Marianne A. and Aatami, Pita. 2014. Voices and Images of Nunavimmiut, Volume 7: Economic Development, Part I. McGill-Queen’s University Press. 288 pp. Hb.: £19.99. ISBN: 9780982915578

Grey, Minnie, Stenbaek, Marianne A. and Gregg, Neil. 2014. Voices and Images of Nunavimmiut, Volume 8: Economic Development, Part II. McGill-Queen’s University Press. 288 pp. Hb.: £19.99. ISBN: 9780982915585

Gulbrandsen, Ornulf. 2014. The State and the Social. State Formation in Botswana and Its Precolonial and Colonial Genealogies. Berghahn Books. 364 pp. Ppb.: $34.95. ISBN  978-1-78238-325-3.

Hackett, Rosalind I.J. and Soares, Benjamin F. 2015. New Media and Religious Transformations in Africa. Indiana University Press. 332 pp. Ppb.: £22.99. ISBN: 9780253015242

Hage, Ghassan. 2015. Alter-Politics. Critical Anthropology and the Radical Imagination. Melbourne University Press. 200 pp. Ppb.: $27.93. ASIN: B00TEIO6KE

Happe, Kelly. 2013. The Material Gene: Gender, Race, and Heredity after the Human Genome Project. New York: New York University Press. 303 pp. Paperback. $21.60. ISBN-13: 978-0814790687

Haugerud, Angelique. 2013. No Billionaire Left Behind: Satirical Activism in America. Palo Alto: Stanford University Press. 288 pp. Ppb. $17.71 .  ISBN: 978-0804781534.

Hausner L. Sondra.(ed.) 2013. Durkheim in Dialogue. A Centenary Celebration of The Elementary Forms of Religious Life. Oxford and New York: Berghahn Books. 267 pp Hb.: $94.05. ISBN-13: 978-1782380214

Hermann, Elfriede and Kempf, Wolfgang. 2014. Belonging in Oceania. Movement, Place-Making and Multiple Identifications. Berghahn Books. 232 pp. Hb.: $86.52. ISBN-13: 978-1782384151.

Heyes, A. Scott & Helgen M. Kristofer. (eds.) 2014. Mammals of Ungava and Labrador: The 1882-1884 Fieldnotes of Lucien M. Turner together with Inuit and Innu Knowledge. Smithsonian Institution Scholarly Press. 384 pp. Hb.: $40.05. ISBN-13: 978-1935623212

Hirsch, Susan F. & Dukes, E. Franklin. 2014. Mountaintop Mining in Appalachia: Understanding Stakeholders and Change in Environmental Conflict. Ohio University Press. 160 pp. Ppb.: £14.99 ISBN: 9780821421109.

Hviding, Edvard & Berg, Cato (eds.) 2014. The Ethnographic Experiment. A.M. Hocart and W.H.R. Rivers in Island Melanesia, 1908. Berghahn Books. 336 pp. Hb.: $84.22. ISBN-13: 978-1782383420.

James, Deborah. 2014. Money from Nothing: Indebtedness and Aspiration in South Africa. Stanford University Press. 304 pp. Ppb.: $21.54. ISBN-13: 978-0804792677.

Jimeno, Myriam. 2014. Juan Gregario Palechor. The Story of My Life. Durham and London: Duke University Press. 248 pp. Ppb.: $19.86, ISBN-13: 978-0822355373

Jinba, Tenzin. 2013. In the Land of Eastern Queendom. The Politics of  Gender and Ethnicity on the Sino – Tibetan Border. University of Washington Press. 188 pp. Ppb.  $18.00.  ISBN-13: 978-0295993072

Josephides, Lisette and Hall , Alexandra (eds.) 2014. We the Cosmopolitans: Moral and Existential Conditions of Being Human. Berghahn Books. 196 pp. Hb.: $80.00, ISBN-13: 978-1782382768

Kantor, Loli. 2014. Beyond the Forest: Jewish Presence in Eastern Europe, 2004-2012 (Exploring Jewish Arts and Culture). University of Texas Press. 184 pp. Hb.: $47.19. ISBN-13: 978-0292761292.

Kasfir Littlefield, Sidney and Förster Till.  (eds.) 2013. African Art and Agency in the Workshop. Indiana University Press. 424 pp. Ppb. $27.00.  ISBN-13: 978-0253007490

Kayaalp, Ebru. 2015. Remaking Politics, Markets and Citizens in Turkey: Governing Through Smoke. (Suspensions: Contemporary Middle Eastern and Islamicate Thought). Bloomsbury Publishing. 230 pp. Hb.: $106.40. ISBN: 9781472508737

Kennedy, Michael D. 2014. Globalizing Knowledge: Intellectuals, Universities, and Publics in Transformation. Stanford University Press. 440 pp. Ppb.: £22.99. ISBN: 9780804793438.

Kenny, Michael G. & Smillie, Kirsten. 2014. Stories of Culture & Place: An Introduction to Anthropology. University of Toronto Press. 288 pp. Ppb.: $39.95. ISBN: 9781442607941.

Keshodkar, Akbar.  Tourism and Social Change in Post-Socialist Zanzibar. Struggles for Identity, Movement, and  Civilization. Lexington Books. 202 pp. Hb. $77.00.  ISBN: 978-0-7391-7543-9

Kim, Jaesok. 2013. Chinese Labor in a Korean Factory. Palo Alto: Stanford University Press. 304 pp. Hb.: $40.50 ISBN: 978-0804784542

Kirksey, Eben. 2012. Freedom in Entangled Worlds. West Papua and the Architecture of Global Power. AIDS. Durham, NC: Duke University Press. 328 pp. Ppb. GBP15.99 . ISBN 978-0-8223-5134-4

Kistler, S. Ashley. 2014. Maya Market Women. Power and Tradition in San Juan Chamelco, Guatemala. University of Illinois Press. 176 pp. Ppb.: £16.99. ISBN-13: 978-0252079887.

Kittler, A. Friedrich. 2013. The Truth of the Technological World. Stanford University Press. 400 pp. Ppb.: $25.74. ISBN-13: 978-0804792547.

Kleeman, Faye Yuan. 2014. In Transit. The Formation of the Colonial East Asian Cultural Sphere. University of Hawaii Press. 295 pp. Hb.: $46.80. ISBN-13: 978-0824838607

Knörr, Jacqueline.  2014. Creole Identity in Postcolonial Indonesia. Berghahn Books. 236 pp. Ppb.: $84.02. ISBN-10: 1782382682.

Krautwurst, Udo. 2014. Culturing Bioscience. A Case Study in the Anthropology of Science. University of Toronto Press. 224 pp. Ppb.: $15.23. ISBN: 978-1-4426-0462-9

Kressel, M. Gideon. 2014. The Charm of Graves: Perceptions of Death and After-Death Among the Negev Bedouin. Sussex Academic Press. 256 pp. Hb.: $74.95  ISBN-13: 978-1845195847.

Langfur, Hal. 2014. Native Brazil: Beyond the Convert and the Cannibal, 1500-1900. University of New Mexico Press. 304 pp. Ppb.: $29.24. ISBN-13: 978-0826338419

Laugrand, Frederic and Oosten, Jarich. 2015. Hunters, Predators and Prey: Inuit Perceptions of Animals. Berghahn Books. 418 pp. Hb.: $120.00/£75.00. ISBN: 9781782384052

Lavie, Smadar. 2014. Wrapped in the Flag of Israel: Mizrahi Single Mothers and Bureaucratic Torture. Berghahn Books. 216 pp. Hb.: $37.95. ISBN-13: 978-1782382225.

Lee, Christopher J. 2014. Unreasonable Histories: Nativism, Multiracial Lives, and the Genealogical Imagination in British Africa. Duke University Press. 368 pp. Ppb.: £18.99. ISBN: 9780822357254

Lee, Jonathan H.X and Nadeau Kathleen. 2014. Asian American Identities and Practices: Folkloric Expressions in Everyday Life. Lexington Books. 282 pp. Hb.: $85.50. ISBN-13: 978-0739147320.

Lewis A. Laura. 2012. Chocolate and Corn Flour. History, Race, and Place in the Making of “Black” Mexico. Durham: Duke University Press. 392 pp. Pb.: $25.95, ISBN: 9780822351320

Lincoln, Bruce. 2014. Discourse and the Construction of Society. Comparative Studies of Myth, Ritual and Classification. Oxford University Press. 304 pp. Ppb.: $33.25. ISBN-13: 978-0199372362.

Little C. Peter. 2014. Toxic Town: IBM, Pollution, and Industrial Risks. NYU Press. 264 pp. Ppb.: $19.24. ISBN-13: 978-0814770924

MacClancy, Jeremy  and Fuentes Agustin. 2013. Ethics in the Field. Contemporary Challenges. Oxford & New York: Berghahn Books. Hb. $70.00. ISBN  978-0-85745-962-6

Mankekar, Purnima and Louis Schein, eds. 2013. Media, Erotics and Transnational Asia. Durham: Duke University Press. Pb. $25.16. ISBN: 978-0822345770

Martin, Keir. 2013. The Death of the Big Men and the Rise of the Big Shots. Custom and Conflict in East New Britain. New York and Oxford: Berghahn Books. 256 pp. Hb.: $90.25. ISBN: 978-0857458728

Massengill, Peeples Rebekah. 2013. Wal-Mart Wars: Moral Populism in the Twenty-First Century. New York: New York University Press. 256 pp. Paperback. $17.62. ISBN: 978-0814763346

McAllister, Carlota and Nelson M. Diane (eds.) 2013. War By Other Means. Aftermath in Post-Genocide Guatemala. Durham: Duke University Press. 408 pp. Ppb. $23.79. ISBN-13-978-0822355090

McFall, Liz. 2015. Devising Consumption. Cultural economies of insurance, credit and spending. Routledge. 196 pp. Hb.: $143.00. ISBN: 978-0-415-69439-1

Meeker, Lauren. 2013. Sounding Out Heritage: Cultural Politics and the Social Practice of Quan Ho Folk Song in Northern Vietnam (Southeast Asia: Politics, Meaning, & Memory). Univ of Hawaii Press. 200 pp. Hb.: $40.50. ISBN-13: 978-0824835682

Merabet, Sofian. 2014. Queer Beirut. University of Texas Press. 304 pp. Hb: $51.62. ISBN 978-0-292-76096-7.

Morris, Theresa. 2013. Cut it Out. The C-Section Epidemic in America. New York: NYU Press. 256 pp. Hb.: $22.13. ISBN-13-978-0814764114

Moutu, Andrew. 2013. Names are Thicker Than Blood. Kinship and Ownership amongst the latimul. Oxford: Oxford University Press. 220 pp. Hb.: $63.60.  ISBN: 978-0197264454

Mulla, Sameena. 2014. The Violence of Care. Rape Victims, Forensic Nurses, and Sexault Assault Intervention. New York University Press. 288 pp. Ppb. $16.79.  ISBN: 978-1-4798-6721-9.

Mulligan, M. Jessica. 2014. Unmanageable Care. An Ethnography of Health Care Privatization in Puerto Rico. New York University Press. 320 pp. Ppb.: $20.85. ISBN-13: 978-0814770313.

Murray, Stephen. 2013. American Anthropology & Company. Historical Explanations. (Critical Studies in the History of Anthropology).  University of Nebraska Press. 400 pp. Hb.:  $54.47. ISBN: 978-0803243958

Naber, Nadine 2012. Arab America. Gender, Cultural Politics, and Activism. New York: New York University Press. 320 pp. Pb.: $24.00, ISBN: 978-0-8147-5887-8

Naples, A. Nancy (Editor), Bickham, Jennifer Mendez. 2014. Border Politics: Social Movements, Collective Identities, and Globalization. NYU Press. 368 pp. Ppb.: $22.47. ISBN-13: 978-1479847761.

Naraindas, Harish, Johannes Quack, William S. Sax (eds.) 2014. Berghahn Books. 276 pp. Hb.: $82.59. ISBN-13: 978-1782383086

Niezen, Ronald. Truth and Indignation. Canada’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission on Indian Residential Schools. University of Toronto Press. 192 pp. Pb. $20.70.  ISBN-13: 978-1442606302

Obarrio, Juan. 2014. The Spirit of the Laws in Mozambique. University of Chicago Press. 280 pp. Ppb.: £19.68. ISBN-13: 978-0226153865.

Ochoa, Marcia. 2014. Queen for a Day: Transformistas, Beauty Queens, and the Performance of Femininity in Venezuela (Perverse Modernities: A Series Edited by Jack Halberstam and Lisa Lowe). Duke University Press Books. 296 pp. Ppb.: $19.73, ISBN-13: 978-0822356264

Otmazgin, Nissim Kadosh. 2013. Regionalizing Culture. The Political Economy of Japanese Popular Culture in Asia. University of Hawai’i Press. Hb. $37.80 ISBN:978-0-8248-3694-8.

Pandian, Anand and Mariappan, M.P. 2014. Ayya’s Accounts: A Ledger of Hope in Modern India. Indiana University Press. 232 pp. Ppb.: $15.99. ISBN: 978-0-253-01250-0.

Park, A Young. 2014. Unexpected Alliances. Independent Filmmakers, the State and the Film Industry in Postauthoritarian South Korea. Stanford University Press. 224 pp. Hb.:  $35.96. ISBN-13: 978-0804783613.

Peterson , Kristin. 2014. Speculative Markets: Drug Circuits and Derivative Life in Nigeria. Duke University Press. 256 pp. Ppb.: $18.80. ISBN-13: 978-0822357025.

Pinn B. Anthony. 2013. What is Humanism, and Why Does it Matter? (Studies in Humanist Thought and Praxis).  Durham: Acumen Publishing. 256 pp. Pb.: $90.25. ISBN: 978-1844656592

Plancke, Carine. 2014. Flux, rencontres et émergences affectives. Pratiques chantées et dansées chez les Punu du Congo-Brazzaville. Presses Universitaires Du Mirail. 418 pp. Ppb.: €25.00. ISBN: 978-2-8107-0306-7.

Polanco, Mieka Brand, 2014. Historically Black. Imagining Community in a Black Historic District. New York University Press. 208 pp. Ppb.: $18.48. ISBN: 978-0-8147-6348-3.

von Poser, Anita. 2013. Foodways & Empathy. Relatedness in a Ramu River Society, Papua New Guinea. Oxford, London: Berghahn Books. 274 pp. Hb.: $85.50, ISBN: 978-0857459190

Pozniak, Kinga. 2014. Nowa Huta. Generations of Change in a Model Socialist Town. University of Pittsburgh Press. 240 pp. Ppb.: $23.66.  ISBN-13: 978-0822963189

Prearo Massimo, 2014. Moment politique de l homosexualite. P U De Lyon. 329 pp. Ppb.: $29.94. ISBN-13: 978-2729708757

Prince, Sabiya. 2014. African Americans and Gentrification in Washington, D.C. (Urban Anthropology). Ashgate Pub. Co.  182 pp. Hb.: $99.70. ISBN-13: 978-1409446125

Quayson, Ato. 2014. Oxford Street, Accra: City Life and the Itineraries of Transnationalism. Duke University Press. 312 pp. Ppb.: $25.95. ISBN: 9780822357476

Reinarz, Jonathan. 2014. Past Scents: Historical Perspectives on Smell (Studies in Sensory History) University of Illinois Press. 296 pp. Ppb.: $21.19. ISBN-13: 978-0252079795

Rollason, Will (eds.) 2014. Pacific Futures. Projects, Politics and Interests. Berghahn Books. 248 pp. Hb.: $88.88. ISBN-13: 978-1782383505.

Salman, Ton and Marti I Puig, Salvador, Van der Haar, Gemma. (eds.) 2014. Dignity for the Voiceless: Willem Assies’ Anthropological Work in Context (Cedla Latin America Studies). Berghahn Books. 334 pp.Hb.: $83.78. ISBN-13: 978-1782382928

Sanjek, Roger (ed.). 2015. Mutuality: Anthropology’s Changing Terms of Engagement. University of Pennsylvania Press. 384 pp. Hb.: $65.00/£42.50. ISBN 9780812246568

Saxer, Martin. 2013. Manufacturing Tibetan Medicine. The Creation of an Industry and the Moral Economy of Tibetanness. Oxford and New York: Berghahn Books. 304 pp. Hb.: $95.00, ISBN: 978-0-85745-772-1

Schachter, Judith. 2013. The Legacies of a Hawaiian Generation. From Territorial Subject to American Citizen. Berghahn Books. 240 pp. Hb. $79.43. ISBN: 978-1782-380115

Schmidgen, Henning. 2014. Bruno Latour in Pieces: An Intellectual Biography (Forms of Living. Fordham University Press. 194 pp. Ppb.: $17.60. ISBN-13: 978-0823263707.

Schneider, Katharina. 2012. Saltwater Sociality. A Melanesian Island Ethnography. New York and Oxford: Berghahn Books. 260 pp. Hb.: $95.00, ISBN: 978-0857453013

Scott, David. 2014. Omens of Adversity. Tragedy, Time, Memory, Justice. Durham and London. Duke University Press. 228 pp. Ppb.: $14.89. ISBN: 082235621X

Seligmann J. Linda. 2013. Broken Links, Enduring Ties. American Adoption Across Race, Class, and Nation. Stanford: Stanford University Press.  344 pp. Pb.  $22.13. ISBN-13: 978-0804786065

Sered, Susan Starr and Norton-Hawk, Maureen. Can’t Catch a Break: Gender, Jail, Drugs, and the Limits of Personal Responsibility. University of California Press. 232 pp. Ppb.: $23.82. ISBN-13: 978-0520282797.

Shaul, David Leedom. 2014. A Prehistory of Western North America: The Impact of Uto-Aztecan Languages. University of New Mexico Press. 400 pp. Hb.: $61.75. ISBN-13: 978-0826354808

Shokeid, Moshe. 2014. Gay Voluntary Associations in New York: Public Sharing and Private Lives. University of Pennsylvania Press. 240 pp. Hb.: $42.08. ISBN-13: 978-0812246575.

Sillitoe, Paul (ed.). 2015. Indigenous Studies and Engaged Anthropology: The Collaborative Moment. Ashgate Publishing. 284 pp. Hb.: £65.00. ISBN: 9781409445418

Simpson, Audra. 2014. Mohawk Interruptus: Political Life Across the Borders of Settler States. Duke University Press Books. 280 pp. Ppb. $18.99, ISBN-13: 978-0822356554

Sissons, Jeffrey. 2014. The Polynesian Iconoclasm: Religious Revolution and the Seasonality of Power (Asao Studies in Pacific Anthropology). Berghahn Books. 160 pp. Hb.: $72.50. ISBN-13: 978-1782384137.

Slyomovics, Susan. 2013. How to Accept German Reparations (Pennsylvania Studies in Human Rights). University of Pennsylvania Press. 384 pp. Hb.: $68.18. ISBN-13: 978-0812246063

Solahudin. 2013. The Roots of Terrorism in Indonesia: From Darul Islam to Jema’ah Islamiyah. Ithaca and LondonNew South Wales Univ. Press Ltd. 256 pp. Ppb.: $79.95. ISBN-13: 978-1742233765

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Sopranzetti, Claudio. 2012. Red Journeys. Inside the Thai Red – Shirt Movement. Silkworm Books. 137 pp. Pb.: $14.99.  ISBN: 978-6162150357

Sosa, Lionel (eds.) 2013. The Children of the Revolution. How the Mexican Revolution Changed America. Sosa and Sosa Consultation and Design, San Antonio, Texas. 156 pp. Hardcover. $29.29. ISBN-13: 978-0292748583

Staples, James. 2014. Leprosy and a Life in South India: Journeys with a Tamil Brahmin. Lexington Books. 204 pp. Hb.: $80.00, ISBN-13: 978-0739187340

Stephen, Lynn. 2013. We are the Face of Oaxaca. Testimony and Social Movements. Duke University Press. 368 pp. Ppb. $21.47.   ISBN-13: 978-0822355342

Stepputat, Finn. 2014. Governing the Dead. Sovereignity and the Politics of Dead Bodies. Manchester University Press. 256 pp. Hb.: £70.00. ISBN: 978-0-7190-9608-2

Stout, M. Noelle. 2012. After Love: Queer Intimacy and Erotic Economies in Post-Soviet Cuba. Duke University Press Book. 248 pp. Ppb. $21.56. ISBN-13: 978-0822356851

Street, Alice. 2014. Biomedicine in an Unstable Place. Infrastructure and Personhood in a Papua New Guinean Hospital. Duke University Press. 304 pp. Ppb.: $19.58. ISBN-13: 978-0822357780.

Stryker, Rachael and González J. Roberto. 2014. Up, Down and Sideways. Anthropologists Trace the Pathways of Power. Berghahn Books. 284 pp. Hb.: $105.00. ISBN  978-1-78238-401-4.

Syring, David. 2014. With the Saraguros. University of Texas Press. 182 pp. Hb.: $49.50. ISBN-13: 978-0292760936.

Teaiwa, Katerina Martina. 2014. Consuming Ocean Island: Stories of People and Phosphate from Banaba. Indiana University Press. 262 pp. Ppb: £17.99. ISBN: 9780253014528

Tomori, Cecilia. 2015. Nighttime Breastfeeding: An American Cultural Dilemma. Berghahn Books. 312 pp. Hb. $110.00/ £68.00. ISBN: 9781782384359

Truitt. J. Allison. 2013. Dreaming of Money in Ho Chi Minh City (Critical Dialogues in Southeast Asian Studies). Washington: University of  Washington Press. 224 pp. Pb.: $26.99.  ISBN: 978-0295992747

Trundle, Catherine. 2014. Americans in Tuscany: Charity, Compassion and Belonging (New Directions in Anthropology). Berghahn Books. 222 pp. Hb.: $87.23. ISBN-13: 978-1782383697.

Tythacott, Louise. 2011. The Lives of Chinese Objects. Buddhism, Imperialism and Display. New York and Oxford: Berghahn Books. 288 pp. Hb.: $95.00/£56.00, ISBN: 978-0-85745-238-2

Ullberg, Susann. 2013.  Watermarks. Urban Flooding and Memoryscape in Argentina. Stockholm.  Acta Universitatis Stockholmiensis. 315 pp. Ppb.:  kr114.48  ISBN: 978-91-87235-26-9

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Urban, Greg (eds.) 2014. Corporations and Citizenship (Democracy, Citizenship, and Constitutionalism). University of Pennsylvania Press. 392 pp. $56.52. ISBN-13: 978-0812246025.

Viti, Fabio. 2013. Travail et apprentissage en Afrique de l’Ouest. Sénégal, Côte d’Ivoire, Togo. Karthala. 312 pp. Ppb.: € 27.00. ISBN: 9782811110291

Wagley, Charles. 2013. Amazon Town: A Study of Human Life in the Tropics. Oxford University Press. 344 pp. Ppb.: $22.46. ISBN-13: 978-0199335251

Wallis, Cara. 2013. Technomobility in China. Young Migrant Women and Mobile Phones. New York: New York University Press. 288pp. Hb.: $45.00.  ISBN: 978-0814795262

Walsh, Susan. 2014. Trojan-Horse Aid: Seeds of Resistance and Resilience in the Bolivian Highlands and Beyond. McGill-Queen’s University Press. 336 pp. Ppb.: £21.99. ISBN: 9780773544345

Weeks Jeffrey, 2014. Sexualite. P U De Lyon. 303 pp. Ppb. $19.46, ISBN-13: 978-2729708641

Wikan, Unni. 2012. Resonance. Beyond the Words. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press. Pb. $27.00. ISBN: 978-0226924472

Willford, Andrew C. 2014. Tamils and the Haunting of Justice: History and Recognition in Malaysia’s Plantations. NUS Press. 336 pp. Ppb.: US$32. ISBN: 9789971698393

Williams, Erica Lorraine. Sex Tourism in Bahia. Ambigious Entanglements. University of Illinois Press. 224 pp. Ppb.: $22.71. ISBN-13: 978-0252079443

Winson, Anthony. 2013. The Industrial Diet. The Degradation of Food and the Struggle for Healthy Eating. NYU Press. 352 pp. Ppb.: 352 pp. $20.85. ISBN-978-1479862795

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Ziegler, Remme Jon Henrik. 2014. Pigs and Persons in the Philippines: Human – Animal Entanglements in Ifugao Rituals. Lexington Books. 166 pp. Hb.: $80.00, ISBN-13: 978-0739190418

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