Category Archives: Book Reviews – Volume 39 Issue 2 (May 2012)
My Life as a Night Elf Priest: An Anthropological Account of World of Warcraft. Bonnie A. Nardi.
Ethnic Entrepreneurs: Identity and Development Politics in Latin America. Monica C. DeHart.
Pushing for Midwives: Homebirth Mothers and the Reproductive Rights Movement. Christa Craven.
Sex and Salvation: Imagining the Future in Madagascar. Jennifer Cole.
Guadalupe in New York: Devotion and the Struggle for Citizenship Rights among Mexican Immigrants. Alyshia Gálvez.
The Dictator’s Seduction: Politics and the Popular Imagination in the Era of Trujillo. Lauren Derby.
Girls of the Factory: A Year with the Garment Workers of Morocco. M. Laetitia Cairoli.
The Spirits and the Law: Vodou and Power in Haiti. Kate Ramsey.
Babies without Borders: Adoption and Migration across the Americas. Karen Dubinsky.
Moving Politics: Emotion and ACT UP’s Fight against AIDS. Deborah B. Gould.
Homophobias: Lust and Loathing across Time and Space. David A. B. Murray, ed.
Security and Suspicion: An Ethnography of Everyday Life in Israel. Juliana Ochs.
Casualties of Care: Immigration and the Politics of Humanitarianism in France. Miriam Ticktin.
Islam, Politics, Anthropology. Filippo Osella and Benjamin Soares, eds.
Ocean of Letters: Language and Creolization in an Indian Ocean Diaspora. Pier Larson.
Sex Panic and the Punitive State. Roger N. Lancaster.
I’m neither Here nor There: Mexicans’ Quotidian Struggles with Migration and Poverty. Patricia Zavella.
Gender and Culture at the Limit of Rights. Dorothy L. Hodgson.
The Managed Hand: Race, Gender, and the Body in Beauty Service Work. Miliann Kang.
The Harkis: The Wound that Never Heals. Vincent Crapanzano.
Ethnography as Commentary: Writing from the Virtual Archive. Johannes Fabian.
Winged Faith: Rethinking Globalization and Religious Pluralism through the Sathya Sai Movement. Tulasi Srinivas.
Bodies, Politics, and African Healing: The Matter of Maladies in Tanzania. Stacey A. Langwick.
Life among the Anthros and Other Essays. Clifford Geertz.
Reckoning: The Ends of War in Guatemala. Diane Nelson.