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Political Networks and Social Movements
May 2019

Political Networks and Social Movements

Bolivian State–Society Relations under Evo Morales, 2006–2016

Valdiva Rivera, S.
Marketing Hope
May 2019

Marketing Hope

Get-Rich-Quick Schemes in Siberia

Schiffauer, L.
Management by Seclusion
May 2019

Management by Seclusion

A Critique of World Bank Promises to End Global Poverty

Cochrane, G.
Engaging Evil
May 2019

Engaging Evil

A Moral Anthropology

Olsen, W. C. & Csordas, T. J. (eds)
The Brazilian Truth Commission
May 2019

The Brazilian Truth Commission

Local, National and Global Perspectives

SChneider, N. (ed)
24 Bars to Kill
June 2019

24 Bars to Kill

Hip Hop, Aspiration, and Japan's Social Margins

Armstrong, A. B.
The Configuration of the Spanish Public Sphere
June 2019

The Configuration of the Spanish Public Sphere

From the Enlightenment to the Indignados

Jiménez Torres, D. & Villamediana González, L. (eds)
Money Games
June 2019

Money Games

Gambling in a Papua New Guinea Town

Pickles, A. J.
Market Frictions
June 2019

Market Frictions

Trade and Urbanization at the Vietnam-China Border

Endres, K. W.
In Pursuit of Belonging
June 2019

In Pursuit of Belonging

Forging an Ethical Life in European-Turkish Spaces

Rottmann, S, B.
Food and Sustainability in the Twenty-First Century
June 2019

Food and Sustainability in the Twenty-First Century

Cross-Disciplinary Perspectives

Collinson, P., Young, I., Antal, L., & Macbeth, H. (eds)
Encounters with Emotions
June 2019

Encounters with Emotions

Negotiating Cultural Differences since Early Modernity

Gammerl, B., Nielsen, P., & Pernau, M. (eds)
Crossing Histories and Ethnographies
June 2019

Crossing Histories and Ethnographies

Following Colonial Historicities in Timor-Leste

Roque, R. & Traube, E. G. (eds)
Making Bodies Kosher
June 2019

Making Bodies Kosher

The Politics of Reproduction among Haredi Jews in England

Kasstan, B.
Civil–Military Entanglements
July 2019

Civil–Military Entanglements

Anthropological Perspectives

Sørensen, B. R. & Ben-Ari, E. (eds)
From Bullies to Officers and Gentlemen
July 2019

From Bullies to Officers and Gentlemen

How Notions of Professionalism and Civility Transformed the Ghana Armed Forces

Agyekum, H. A.
Peace at All Costs
July 2019

Peace at All Costs

Catholic Intellectuals, Journalists, and Media in Postwar Polish–German Reconciliation

Frieberg, A. E.
PC Worlds
July 2019

PC Worlds

Political Correctness and Rising Elites at the End of Hegemony

Friedman, J.
Critique of Identity Thinking
July 2019

Critique of Identity Thinking

Jackson, M.
Mobile Urbanity
July 2019

Mobile Urbanity

Somali Presence in Urban East Africa

Carrier, N. & Scharrer, T. (eds)
The Anti-Social Contract
July 2019

The Anti-Social Contract

Injurious Talk and Dangerous Exchanges in Northern Mongolia

Højer, L.
Articulate Necrographies
July 2019

Articulate Necrographies

Comparative Perspectives on the Voices and Silences of the Dead

Panagiotopoulos, A. & Espírito Santo, D. (eds)
Lewis Henry Morgan's Comparisons
July 2019

Lewis Henry Morgan's Comparisons

Reassessing Terminology, Anarchy and Worldview in Indigenous Societies of America, Australia and Highland Middle India

Pfeffer, G.
The Girl in the Text
July 2019

The Girl in the Text

Smith, A. (ed)
Muted Memories
August 2019

Muted Memories

Heritage-Making, Bagamoyo, and the East African Caravan Trade

Lindström, J.
The Museum of Mankind
August 2019

The Museum of Mankind

Man and Boy in the British Museum Ethnography Department

Burt, B.
Multiple Nature-Cultures, Diverse Anthropologies
August 2019

Multiple Nature-Cultures, Diverse Anthropologies

Bruun Jensen, C. & Morita, A. (eds)
When Will We Talk About Hitler?
August 2019

When Will We Talk About Hitler?

German Students and the Nazi Past

Oeser, A.
Fierce Medicines, Fragile Socialities
August 2019

Fierce Medicines, Fragile Socialities

Grounding Global HIV Treatment in Tanzania

Mattes, D.
Repair, Brokenness, Breakthrough
September 2019

Repair, Brokenness, Breakthrough

Ethnographic Responses

Martínez, F. & Laviolette, P. (eds)
Shakespeare and the Ethics of War
September 2019

Shakespeare and the Ethics of War

Gray, P. (ed)
The Vampire
September 2019

The Vampire

Origins of a European Myth

Bohn, T. M.
Water, Life, and Profit
September 2019

Water, Life, and Profit

Fluid Economies and Cultures of Niamey, Niger

Keough, S. B. & Youngstedt, S. M
Ambiguous Childhoods
September 2019

Ambiguous Childhoods

Peer Socialisation, Schooling and Agency in a Zambian Village

Clemensen, N.
Inward Looking
October 2019

Inward Looking

The Impact of Migration on Romanipe from the Romani Perspective

Marinov, A. G.
Claiming Homes
October 2019

Claiming Homes

Confronting Domicide in Rural China

Bruckermann, C.
Regimes of Responsibility in Africa
October 2019

Regimes of Responsibility in Africa

Genealogies, Rationalities and Conflicts

Rubbers, B. & Jedlowski, A. (eds)
Sometime Kin
October 2019

Sometime Kin

Layers of Memory, Boundaries of Ethnography

Wallman, S.
Born a Slave, Died a Pioneer
October 2019

Born a Slave, Died a Pioneer

Nathan Harrison and the Historical Archaeology of Legend

Mallios, S.
Disaster Upon Disaster
October 2019

Disaster Upon Disaster

Exploring the Gap Between Knowledge, Policy and Practice

Hoffman, S. M. & Barrios, R. E. (eds)
Heritage Movements in Asia
November 2019

Heritage Movements in Asia

Cultural Heritage Activism, Politics, and Identity

Mozaffari, A. & Jones, T. (eds)
Privileges of Birth
November 2019

Privileges of Birth

Constellations of Care, Myth, and Race in South Africa

Rogerson, J. J. M.
Social Im/mobilities in Africa
November 2019

Social Im/mobilities in Africa

Ethnographic Approaches

Noret, J. (ed)
Nourishing the Nation
November 2019

Nourishing the Nation

Food as National Identity in Catalonia

Johannes, V.
It Happens Among People
November 2019

It Happens Among People

Resonances and Extensions of the Work of Fredrik Barth

Wu, K. & Weller, R. P. (eds)
Brazilian Steel Town
November 2019

Brazilian Steel Town

Machines, Land, Money and Commoning in the Making of the Working Class

Mollona, M.
Atlantic Perspectives
November 2019

Atlantic Perspectives

Places, Spirits and Heritage

Balkenhol, M., Blanes, R. L., & Sarró, R. (eds)
Becoming Vaishnava in an Ideal Vedic City
November 2019

Becoming Vaishnava in an Ideal Vedic City

Fahy, J.
Access to Assisted Reproductive Technologies
November 2019

Access to Assisted Reproductive Technologies

The Case of France and Belgium

Merchant, J. (ed)
Bourdieu and Social Space
November 2019

Bourdieu and Social Space

Mobilities, Trajectories, Emplacements

Reed-Danahay, D.
Nationalism Revisited
December 2019

Nationalism Revisited

Austrian Social Closure from Romanticism to the Digital Age

Karner, C.
A Human Garden
December 2019

A Human Garden

French Policy and the Transatlantic Legacies of Eugenic Experimentation

Rosental, P.-A.
Money Counts
January 2020

Money Counts

Revisiting Economic Calculation

Schmidt, M. & Ross, S. (eds)
Jaguars of the Dawn
January 2020

Jaguars of the Dawn

Spirit Mediumship in the Brazilian Vale do Amanhecer

Pierini, E.
Fifty Years of Peasant Wars in Latin America
January 2020

Fifty Years of Peasant Wars in Latin America

Binford, L., Gill, L., & Striffler, S. (eds)
Management and Morality
January 2020

Management and Morality

An Ethnographic Exploration of Management Consultancy Seminars

Henningsen, E.
Sustaining Indigenous Songs
January 2020

Sustaining Indigenous Songs

Contemporary Warlpiri Ceremonial Life in Central Australia

Curran, G.
Institutionalised Dreams
January 2020

Institutionalised Dreams

The Art of Managing Foreign Aid

Drążkiewicz, E.
Big Capital in an Unequal World
January 2020

Big Capital in an Unequal World

The Micropolitics of Wealth in Pakistan

Armytage, R.
The Devil is Disorder
January 2020

The Devil is Disorder

Bodies, Spirits and Misfortune in a Trinidadian Village

Lynch, R.
Credit and Debt in an Unequal Society
February 2020

Credit and Debt in an Unequal Society

Establishing a Consumer Credit Market in South Africa

Schraten, J.
On the Nervous Edge of an Impossible Paradise
February 2020

On the Nervous Edge of an Impossible Paradise

Affect, Tourism, Belize

Little, K.
The Roma and Their Struggle for Identity in Contemporary Europe
February 2020

The Roma and Their Struggle for Identity in Contemporary Europe

Barr, H. van & Kóczé, A. (eds)
Space, Place and Identity
March 2020

Space, Place and Identity

Woɗaaɓe of Niger in the 21st Century

Köhler, F.
Friendship without Borders
March 2020

Friendship without Borders

Power, Politics, and the Everyday Lives of a Group of German Women, 1937–2000

Leask, P.
Postwar Soldiers
March 2020

Postwar Soldiers

Historical Controversies and West German Democratization, 1945–1955

Echternkamp, J.
After the Pink Tide
March 2020

After the Pink Tide

Corporate State Formation and New Egalitarianisms in Latin America

Gold, M. & Zagato, A. (eds)
The Children of Gregoria
March 2020

The Children of Gregoria

Dogme Ethnography of a Mexican Family

Kristensen, R. & Adeath Vilamil, C.
Navigating Miscarriage
March 2020

Navigating Miscarriage

Social, Medical, and Conceptual Perspectives

Kilshaw, S. & Borg, K. (eds)
Media Practices and Changing African Socialities
March 2020

Media Practices and Changing African Socialities

Non-media-centric Perspectives

Helle-Valle, J. & Strom-Mathiesen, A. (eds)
Not Even Past
March 2020

Not Even Past

How the United States Ends Wars

Fitzgerald, D., Ryan, D., & Thompson, J. M. (eds)
Rhetorical Minds
April 2020

Rhetorical Minds

Meditations on the Cognitive Science of Persuasion

Oakley, T.
Selfishness and Selflessness
April 2020

Selfishness and Selflessness

New Approaches to Understanding Morality

Layne, L. L. (ed)
Protest, Youth and Precariousness
April 2020

Protest, Youth and Precariousness

The Unfinished Fight against Austerity in Portugal

Carmo, R. M. & Vasconcelos Simões, J. A. (eds)
Theorising Media and Conflict
April 2020

Theorising Media and Conflict

Budka, P. & Bräuchler, B. (eds)
Total Atheism
April 2020

Total Atheism

Secular Activism and the Politics of Difference in South India

Binder, S.
Ours Once More
June 2020

Ours Once More

Folklore, Ideology, and the Making of Modern Greece

Herzfeld, M.
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