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Berghahn Books: winner of The AAA Executive Director's Award of Excellence for Publishing in Anthropology. Presented to Marion Berghahn "for her decades of courageous, risk-taking publishing work, remaining independent and without a safety net at a time of upheaval and consolidation in the publishing world. Small presses like Berghahn Books are absolutely essential to scholarly communication in the field of Anthropology."

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Settling for Less
January 2023

Settling for Less

The Planned Resettlement of Israel's Negev Bedouin

Dinero, S. C.
Luso-Tropicalism and Its Discontents
November 2022

Luso-Tropicalism and Its Discontents

The Making and Unmaking of Racial Exceptionalism

Anderson, W., Roque, R., & Ventura Santos, R. (eds)
Waithood
January 2023

Waithood

Gender, Education, and Global Delays in Marriage and Childbearing

Inhorn, M. C. & Smith-Hefner, N. J. (eds)
Borders across Healthcare
October 2022

Borders across Healthcare

Moral Economies of Healthcare and Migration in Europe

Sahraoui, N. (ed)
Structures of Protection?
October 2022

Structures of Protection?

Rethinking Refugee Shelter

Scott-Smith, T. & Breeze, M. E. (eds)
When Will We Talk About Hitler?
December 2022

When Will We Talk About Hitler?

German Students and the Nazi Past

Oeser, A.
Engaging Evil
October 2022

Engaging Evil

A Moral Anthropology

Olsen, W. C. & Csordas, T. J. (eds)
Going to Pentecost
December 2022

Going to Pentecost

An Experimental Approach to Studies in Pentecostalism

Eriksen, A. Blanes, R. L., MacCarthy, M.
Crime and Criminal Justice in Modern Germany
November 2022

Crime and Criminal Justice in Modern Germany

Wetzell, R. F. (ed)
The Rite of Urban Passage
October 2022

The Rite of Urban Passage

The Spatial Ritualization of Iranian Urban Transformation

Masoudi, R.
Lessons in Perception
October 2022

Lessons in Perception

The Avant-Garde Filmmaker as Practical Psychologist

Taberham, P.
From Clans to Co-ops
January 2023

From Clans to Co-ops

Confiscated Mafia Land in Sicily

Rakopoulos, T.
Footprints in Paradise
January 2023

Footprints in Paradise

Ecotourism, Local Knowledge, and Nature Therapies in Okinawa

Murray, A. E.
Enduring Uncertainty
December 2022

Enduring Uncertainty

Deportation, Punishment and Everyday Life

Hasselberg, I.
The Upper Guinea Coast in Global Perspective
January 2023

The Upper Guinea Coast in Global Perspective

Knörr, J. & Kohl, C. (eds)
Ӧmie Sex Affiliation
October 2022

Ӧmie Sex Affiliation

A Papuan Nature

Rohatynskyj, M.
Gentrifications
October 2022

Gentrifications

Views from Europe

Chabrol, M., Collet, A., Giroud, M., Launay, L., Rousseau, M., Minassian, H. ter
Pacific Spaces
October 2022

Pacific Spaces

Translations and Transmutations

Engels-Schwarzpaul, A.-C., Lopesi, L., & Refiti, A. L. (eds)
Living on a Time Bomb
October 2022

Living on a Time Bomb

Local Negotiations of Oil Extraction in a Mexican Community

Schöneich, S.
Inconceivable Iran
October 2022

Inconceivable Iran

To Reproduce or Not to Reproduce?

Tremayne, S.
Enlightening Encounters
October 2022

Enlightening Encounters

The Journeys of an Anthropologist

Gudeman, S.
Dynamics of Identification and Conflict
October 2022

Dynamics of Identification and Conflict

Anthropological Encounters

Hoehne, M. V., Gabbert, E. C., & Eidson, J. R. (eds)
Sentient Ecologies
November 2022

Sentient Ecologies

Xenophobic Imaginaries of Landscape

Coțofană, A. & Kuran, H. (eds)
Sexual Self-Fashioning
November 2022

Sexual Self-Fashioning

Iranian Dutch Narratives of Sexuality and Belonging

Roodsaz, R.
Punching Back
November 2022

Punching Back

Gender, Religion and Belonging in Women-Only Kickboxing

Rana, J.
Sexscapes of Pleasure
November 2022

Sexscapes of Pleasure

Women, Sexuality and the Whore Stigma in Italy

Zambelli, E.
Fairies, Ghosts, and Santa Claus
November 2022

Fairies, Ghosts, and Santa Claus

Tinted Glasses, Fetishes, and the Politics of Seeing

Doerr, N. M.
The Politics of Making Kinship
December 2022

The Politics of Making Kinship

Historical and Anthropological Perspectives

Alber, E. (ed)
Taking Our Water for the City
December 2022

Taking Our Water for the City

The Archaeology of New York City’s Watershed Communities

Beisaw, A. M.
Mythology and Symbolism of Eurasia and Indigenous Americas
December 2022

Mythology and Symbolism of Eurasia and Indigenous Americas

Manifestations in Artifacts and Rituals

Oleszkiewicz-Peralba, M.
At Home in a Nursing Home
January 2023

At Home in a Nursing Home

An Ethnography of Movement and Care in Australia

Zhang, A. R. Y.
This Land Is Not For Sale
January 2023

This Land Is Not For Sale

Trust and Transitions in Northern Uganda

Meinert, L. & Reynolds Whyte, S. (eds)
The Marseille Mosaic
January 2023

The Marseille Mosaic

A Mediterranean City at the Crossroads of Cultures

Ingram, M. & Kleppinger, K. (eds)
Cosmopolitan Refugees
January 2023

Cosmopolitan Refugees

Somali Migrant Women in Nairobi and Johannesburg

Ripero-Muñiz, N.
Glimpses of Hope
January 2023

Glimpses of Hope

The Rise of Industrial Labor at the Urban Margins of Nepal

Hoffmann, M.
From Missionaries to Main Street
January 2023

From Missionaries to Main Street

The Story of One Sgaw Karen Family in the United States

Gilhooly, D.
Life with Durham Cathedral
January 2023

Life with Durham Cathedral

A Laboratory of Community, Experience and Building

Calvert, A. J.
A Magpie’s Tale
January 2023

A Magpie’s Tale

Ethnographic and Historical Perspectives on the Kazakh of Western Mongolia

Portisch, A. O.
The Art of Fate Calculation
January 2023

The Art of Fate Calculation

Practicing Divination in Taipei, Beijing, and Kaifeng

Homola, S.

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Latest Anthropology Blog Articles

Sexscapes of Pleasure: Women, Sexuality and the Whore Stigma in Italy

By ELENA ZAMBELLI ELENA ZAMBELLI is an ethnographer with interdisciplinary expertise on gender and sexuality, race, migration, and intersecting inequalities. She currently works at Lancaster University as Senior Research Associate. In this exclusive article Dr Zambelli discusses her new book, Sexscapes of Pleasure. WEAVING WOMEN’S EXPERIENCES TO NURTURE TRANSVERSAL SOLIDARITIES 25 November was the International Day […]

Overcoming Extreme Reflexivity Shock

In this exclusive article, Marta Rohatynskyj, author of ӦMIE SEX AFFILIATION: A PAPUAN NATURE, reveals the conundrum she faced when she first studied the Ӧmie of Papua New Guinea. My ethnographic encounter with the Ӧmie of Oro (Northern) Province of Papua New Guinea, many decades ago, placed me in a state of extreme reflexivity shock. […]

EXCERPT: THE BEST WE SHARE

In connection with the 50th anniversary of the World Heritage Convention, celebrated November 16th, Berghahn is excited to feature an excerpt from The Best We Share: Nation, Culture and World-Making in the UNESCO World Heritage Arena by Christoph Brumann. The paperback edition is forthcoming April 2023! Take advantage of the 25% discount on eBook and […]

Berghahn and the AAA annual meeting!

We are thrilled to be at the 2022 American Anthropological Association annual meeting (Seattle, November 9-13). We’re marking the occasion with some very special prices and free access to selected journals. If you are attending, you can find us at Booth 111 where display copies of our latest books will be available at great prices. There will also […]

Neriko Musha Doerr discusses “Fairies, Ghosts, and Santa Claus”

Neriko Musha Doerr is Assistant Professor at Ramapo College. Her publications include Transforming Study Abroad: A Handbook (Berghahn, 2020), The Global Education Effect and Japan: Constructing New Borders and Identification Practices (Routledge, 2020), The Romance of Crossing Borders: Studying and Volunteering Abroad (Berghahn, 2017, with Hannah Taïeb), and Meaningful Inconsistencies (Berghahn 2009). Thank you for […]

Celebrating World Food Day

World Food Day is celebrated each year on October 16th to promote worldwide awareness and action for those who suffer from hunger and for the need to ensure food security and nutritious diets for all. To mark this date, we are delighted to feature a selection of related titles in Food and Nutrition. Anthropology of […]

Happy International Archaeology Day!

Established in 2011 by the Archaeological Institute of America, International Archaeology Day is celebrated every third Saturday in October, commemorating the field of archaeology and its contributions to society. Local celebrations organized by the AIA and other institutions occur throughout the month of October. There are also many online activities associated with International Archaeology Day, […]

Spotlight: Hannah Arendt

Hannah Arendt (14 October 1906 – 4 December 1975), German-American philosopher and political theorist, was the first to argue that there were continuities between the age of European imperialism and the age of fascism in Europe. In her pivotal work The Origins of Totalitarianism (1951), she established that theories of race, notions of racial and cultural […]

Celebrate National Coming Out Day with this great free-to-access content!

In honor of #ComingOutDay on October 11th, we present the following titles edited by Katherine Crawford-Lackey and Megan E. Springate that emphasize the history and preservation of two-spirit, lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer settings in the United States. In addition, Berghahn Journals is offering FREE access to relevant articles until October 18, 2022. Winner […]

Talking Ritual with Robbie Davis-Floyd

Robbie Davis-Floyd is Adjunct Professor in the Department of Anthropology at Rice University, and Fellow of the Society for Applied Anthropology. She is the author of many books including Ways of Knowing about Birth: Mothers, Midwives, Medicine, and Birth Activism (2018, Waveland) and Birth as an American Rite of Passage (1992,2003, 2022). Her new book, […]

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