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Artifak
November 2018

Artifak

Cultural Revival, Tourism, and the Recrafting of History in Vanuatu

DeBlock, H.
The CSCE and the End of the Cold War
November 2018

The CSCE and the End of the Cold War

Diplomacy, Societies and Human Rights, 1972-1990

Badalassi, N. & Snyder, S. B. (eds)
Non-Humans in Amerindian South America
November 2018

Non-Humans in Amerindian South America

Ethnographies of Indigenous Cosmologies, Rituals and Songs

Rivera Andía, J. J. (ed)
Pacific Realities
November 2018

Pacific Realities

Changing Perspectives on Resilience and Resistance

Dousset, L. & Nayral, M. (eds)
Contemplating Historical Consciousness
December 2018

Contemplating Historical Consciousness

Notes from the Field

Clark, A. & Peck, C. L. (eds)
Law, History, and Justice
December 2018

Law, History, and Justice

Debating German State Crimes in the Long Twentieth Century

Weinke, A.
Conceptualizing the World
December 2018

Conceptualizing the World

An Exploration across Disciplines

Jordheim, H. & Sandmo, E. (eds)
Democracy Struggles
December 2018

Democracy Struggles

NGOs and the Politics of Aid in Serbia

Vetta, T.
Europeanization in Sweden
December 2018

Europeanization in Sweden

Opportunities and Challenges for Civil Society Organizations

Meeuwisse, A. & Scaramuzzino, R. (eds)
From Storeroom to Stage
December 2018

From Storeroom to Stage

Romanian Attire and the Politics of Folklore

Urdea, A.
Of Life and Health
December 2018

Of Life and Health

The Language of Art and Religion in an African Medical System

Tengan, A. B.
Transforming Study Abroad
December 2018

Transforming Study Abroad

A Handbook

Doerr, N. M.
Monetising the Dividual Self
January 2019

Monetising the Dividual Self

The Emergence of the Lifestyle Blog and Influencers in Malaysia

Hopkins, J.
The Changing Meanings of the Welfare State
January 2019

The Changing Meanings of the Welfare State

Histories of a Key Concept in the Nordic Countries

Edling, N. (ed)
Being Bedouin Around Petra
January 2019

Being Bedouin Around Petra

Life at a World Heritage Site in the Twenty-First Century

Bille, M.
Refugees Welcome?
January 2019

Refugees Welcome?

Difference and Diversity in a Changing Germany

Bock, J.-J. & Macdonald, S. (eds)
At Home on the Waves
February 2019

At Home on the Waves

Human Habitation of the Sea from the Mesolithic to Today

King, T. J. & Robinson, G. (eds)
Extinct Monsters to Deep Time
February 2019

Extinct Monsters to Deep Time

Conflict, Compromise, and the Making of Smithsonian's Fossil Halls

Marsh, D. E.
Going to Pentecost
February 2019

Going to Pentecost

An Experimental Approach to Studies in Pentecostalism

Eriksen, A. Blanes, R. L., MacCarthy, M.
Democracy's Paradox
March 2019

Democracy's Paradox

Populism and its Contemporary Crisis

Kapferer, B. & Theodossopoulos, D. (eds)
Negotiating the Secular and the Religious in the German Empire
March 2019

Negotiating the Secular and the Religious in the German Empire

Transnational Approaches

Habermas, R. (ed)
Party Responses to Social Movements
March 2019

Party Responses to Social Movements

Challenges and Opportunities

Piccio, D. R.
Fate Calculation Experts
March 2019

Fate Calculation Experts

Diviners Seeking Legitimation in Contemporary China

Li, G.
How Materials Matter
March 2019

How Materials Matter

Design, Innovation and Materiality in the Pacific

Were, G.
Beyond the Border
March 2019

Beyond the Border

Young Minorities in the Danish-German Borderlands, 1955-1971

Wung-Sung, T. H.
Rethinking and Unthinking Development
March 2019

Rethinking and Unthinking Development

Perspectives on Inequality and Poverty in South Africa and Zimbabwe

Mpofu, B. & Ndlovu-Gatsheni, S. J. (eds)
Raccomandazione
March 2019

Raccomandazione

Clientelism and Connections in Italy

Zinn, D. L.
Rampart Nations
March 2019

Rampart Nations

Bulwark Myths of East European Multiconfessional Societies in the Age of Nationalism

Berezhnaya, L. & Hein-Kircher, H. (eds)
Categories in Context
March 2019

Categories in Context

Gender and Work in France and Germany, 1900–Present

Berrebi-Hoffmann, I., Giraud, O., Renard, L., & Wobbe, T. (eds)
Playing the Marginality Game
March 2019

Playing the Marginality Game

Identity Politics in West Africa

Schroven, A.
Magical House Protection
April 2019

Magical House Protection

The Archaeology of Counter-Witchcraft

Hoggard, B.
Luso-Tropicalism and Its Discontents
April 2019

Luso-Tropicalism and Its Discontents

The Making and Unmaking of Racial Exceptionalism

Anderson, W., Roque, R., & Ventura Santos, R. (eds)
Gendering Post-1945 German History
April 2019

Gendering Post-1945 German History

Entanglements

Hagemann, K., & Harsch, D., & Brühöfner, F. (eds)
Cyborg Mind
April 2019

Cyborg Mind

What Brain–Computer and Mind–Cyberspace Interfaces Mean for Cyberneuroethics

MacKellar, C.
Post-Ottoman Topologies
April 2019

Post-Ottoman Topologies

The Presence of the Past in the Era of the Nation-State

Argenti, N. (ed)
On the Geopragmatics of Anthropological Identification
April 2019

On the Geopragmatics of Anthropological Identification

Chun, A.
Planning Labour
April 2019

Planning Labour

Time and the Foundations of Industrial Socialism in Romania

Cucu, A.-S.
The Engaged Historian
April 2019

The Engaged Historian

Perspectives on the Intersections of Politics, Activism and the Historical Profession

Berger, S. (ed)
Shakespeare and War
May 2019

Shakespeare and War

Gray, P. (ed)
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.
Political Networks and Social Movements
May 2019

Political Networks and Social Movements

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

Valdiva Rivera, S.
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)
The Girl in the Text
May 2019

The Girl in the Text

Smith, A. (ed)
Twilight of the Merkel Era
June 2019

Twilight of the Merkel Era

Power and Politics in Germany after the 2017 Bundestag Election

Langenbacher, E. (ed)
Money Games
June 2019

Money Games

Gambling in a Papua New Guinea Town

Pickles, A. J.
PC Worlds
June 2019

PC Worlds

Political Correctness and Rising Elites at the End of Hegemony

Friedman, J.
Making Bodies Kosher
June 2019

Making Bodies Kosher

The Politics of Reproduction among Haredi Jews in England

Kasstan, B.
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.
Crossing Histories and Ethnographies
June 2019

Crossing Histories and Ethnographies

Following Colonial Historicities in Timor-Leste

Roque, R. & Traube, E. G. (eds)
Encounters with Emotions
June 2019

Encounters with Emotions

Negotiating Cultural Differences since Early Modernity

Gammerl, B., Nielsen, P., & Pernau, M. (eds)
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)
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)
The Anti-Social Contract
July 2019

The Anti-Social Contract

Injurious Talk and Dangerous Exchanges in Northern Mongolia

Højer, L.
Peace at All Costs
July 2019

Peace at All Costs

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

Frieberg, A. E.
Articulate Necrographies
July 2019

Articulate Necrographies

Comparative Perspectives on the Voices and Silences of the Dead

Panagiotopoulos, A. & Espírito Santo, D. (eds)
Critique of Identity Thinking
July 2019

Critique of Identity Thinking

Jackson, M.
The Museum of Mankind
July 2019

The Museum of Mankind

Man and Boy in the British Museum Ethnography Department

Burt, B.
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.
Muted Memories
July 2019

Muted Memories

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

Lindström, J.
Mobile Urbanity
July 2019

Mobile Urbanity

Somali Presence in Urban East Africa

Carrier, N. & Scharrer, T. (eds)
Lewis Henry Morgan's Comparisons
August 2019

Lewis Henry Morgan's Comparisons

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

Pfeffer, G.
Fierce Medicines, Fragile Socialities
August 2019

Fierce Medicines, Fragile Socialities

Grounding Global HIV Treatment in Tanzania

Mattes, D.
Not Even Past
August 2019

Not Even Past

How the United States Ends Wars

Fitzgerald, D., Ryan, D., & Thompson, J. M. (eds)
Civil–Military Entanglements
August 2019

Civil–Military Entanglements

Anthropological Perspectives

Sørensen, B. R. & Ben-Ari, E. (eds)
When Will We Talk About Hitler?
August 2019

When Will We Talk About Hitler?

German Students and the Nazi Past

Oeser, A.
Repair, Brokenness, Breakthrough
September 2019

Repair, Brokenness, Breakthrough

Ethnographic Responses

Martínez, F. & Laviolette, P. (eds)
Water, Life, and Profit
September 2019

Water, Life, and Profit

Fluid Economies and Cultures of Niamey, Niger

Keough, S. B. & Youngstedt, S. M
The Vampire
September 2019

The Vampire

Origins of a European Myth

Bohn, T. M.
Ambiguous Childhoods
October 2019

Ambiguous Childhoods

Peer Socialisation, Schooling and Agency in a Zambian Village

Clemensen, N.
Regimes of Responsibility in Africa
October 2019

Regimes of Responsibility in Africa

Genealogies, Rationalities and Conflicts

Rubbers, B. & Jedlowski, A. (eds)
Bourdieu and Social Space
October 2019

Bourdieu and Social Space

Mobilities, Trajectories, Emplacements

Reed-Danahay, D.
Sometime Kin
October 2019

Sometime Kin

Layers of Memory, Boundaries of Ethnography

Wallman, S.
Disaster Upon Disaster
October 2019

Disaster Upon Disaster

Exploring the Gap Between Risk and Disaster Knowledge

Hoffman, S. M. & Barrios, R. E. (eds)
Inward Looking
October 2019

Inward Looking

The Impact on 'Romanipe' from the Romani Perspective

Marinov, A. G.
Claiming Homes
October 2019

Claiming Homes

Confronting Domicide in Rural China

Bruckermann, C.
Access to Assisted Reproductive Technologies
November 2019

Access to Assisted Reproductive Technologies

The Case of France and Belgium

Merchant, J. (ed)
Social Im/mobilities in Africa
November 2019

Social Im/mobilities in Africa

Ethnographic Approaches

Noret, J. (ed)
Privileges of Birth
November 2019

Privileges of Birth

Constellations of Care, Myth, and Race in South Africa

Rogerson, J. J. M.
The Devil is Disorder
November 2019

The Devil is Disorder

Bodies, Spirits and Misfortune in a Trinidadian Village

Lynch, R.
Nourishing the Nation
November 2019

Nourishing the Nation

Food as National Identity in Catalonia

Johannes, V.
Cultural Heritage Activism, Politics, and Identity
November 2019

Cultural Heritage Activism, Politics, and Identity

Heritage Movements in Asia

Mozaffari, A. & Jones, T. (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)
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)
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