Category Archives: Book Reviews – Volume 41, Issue 1 (February 2014)
Political Oratory and Cartooning: An Ethnography of Democratic Process in Madagascar. Jennifer Jackson.
Dreaming and Historical Consciousness in Island Greece. Charles Stewart.
Living Color: The Biological and Social Meaning of Skin Color. Nina G. Jablonski.
In the Shadows of the State: Indigenous Politics, Environmentalism, and Insurgency in Jharkhand, India. Alpa Shah.
Housewives of Japan: An Ethnography of Real Lives and Consumerized Domesticity. Ofra Goldstein-Gidoni.
A Future for Amazonia: Randy Borman and Cofán Environmental Politics. Michael Cepek.
Reimagining National Belonging: Post-Civil War El Salvador in a Global Context. Robin Maria DeLugan.
Intimate Enemies: Violence and Reconciliation in Peru. Kimberly Theidon.
Maya Exodus: Indigenous Struggle for Citizenship in Chiapas. Heidi Moksnes.
Patrons of History: Nobility, Capital and Political Transitions in Poland. Longina Jakubowska.
Fortune and the Cursed: The Sliding Scale of Time in Mongolian Divination. Katherine Swancutt.
Central America in the New Millennium: Living Transition and Reimagining Democracy. Jennifer Burrell and Ellen Moodie, eds.
Arrested Histories: Tibet, the CIA, and Memories of a Forgotten War. Carole McGranahan.
Violence and Belonging: Land, Love and Lethal Conflict in the North-West Frontier Province of Pakistan. Are Knudsen.
Ordinary Lives and Grand Schemes: An Anthropology of Everyday Religion. Samuli Schielke and Liza Debevec, eds.
Breaking Ranks: Iraq Veterans Speak Out against the War. Matthew Gutmann and Catherine Lutz.
The Slumbering Masses: Sleep, Medicine, and Modern American Life. Matthew J. Wolf-Meyer.
In and Out of Each Other’s Bodies: Theory of Mind, Evolution, Truth, and the Nature of the Social. Maurice Bloch.
Tomorrow We’re All Going to the Harvest: Temporary Foreign Worker Programs and Neoliberal Political Economy. Leigh Binford.
Islam and Assisted Reproductive Technologies: Sunni and Shia Perspectives. Marcia C. Inhorn and Soraya Tremayne, eds.
Silencing the Sea: Secular Rhythms in Palestinian Poetry. Khaled Furani.
Objects of Time: How Things Shape Temporality. Kevin K. Birth.
Gendered Scenarios of Revolution: Making New Men and New Women in Nicaragua, 1975–2000. Rosario Montoya.
Beyond the Lettered City: Indigenous Literacies in the Andes. Joanne Rappaport and Tom Cummins.
The Lettered Mountain: A Peruvian Village’s Way with Writing. Frank Salomon and Mercedes Niño-Murcia.
Reclaiming Basque: Language, Nation, and Cultural Activism. Jacqueline Urla.
Culinary Capital. Peter Naccarato and Kathleen LeBesco.