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Just a Dog

Just a Dog
Understanding Animal Cruelty and Ourselves
Arluke, Arnold

232 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2006
paper 1-59213-472-6
EAN 978-1-59213-472-4
cloth 1-59213-471-8
EAN 978-1-59213-471-7
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Women Living Change
Bourque, Susan C. and Donna Robinson Divine

288 pp • Spring 1985
cloth 0-87722-369-6
EAN 978-0-87722-369-6

Human Universals

Human Universals
Brown, Donald E.

220 pp • Spring 1991
cloth 0-87722-841-8
EAN 978-0-87722-841-7

Family and Work in Everyday Ethnography
 
Family and Work in Everyday Ethnography
edited by Brown, Tamara Mose and Joanna Dreby

228 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 2013
paper 1-4399-1076-6
EAN 978-1-4399-1076-4
cloth 1-4399-1075-8
EAN 978-1-4399-1075-7

Paradise Remade

Paradise Remade
The Politics of Culture and History in Hawai'i
Buck, Elizabeth

288 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 1992
paper 1-56639-200-4
EAN 978-1-56639-200-6
cloth 0-87722-978-3
EAN 978-0-87722-978-0

Maya In Exile

Maya In Exile
Guatemalans in Florida
Burns, Allan F., introduction by Jerónimo Camposeco

256 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 1993
paper 1-56639-036-2
EAN 978-1-56639-036-1
cloth 1-56639-035-4
EAN 978-1-56639-035-4

Children in the Field

Children in the Field
Anthropological Experiences
edited by Cassell, Joan

288 pp • Fall 1987
paper 1-56639-206-3
EAN 978-1-56639-206-8
cloth 0-87722-477-3
EAN 978-0-87722-477-8

Expected Miracles

Expected Miracles
Surgeons at Work
Cassell, Joan

259 pp • Spring 1991
paper 0-87722-838-8
EAN 978-0-87722-838-7
cloth 0-87722-804-3
EAN 978-0-87722-804-2

Pushing for Midwives

Pushing for Midwives
Homebirth Mothers and the Reproductive Rights Movement
Craven, Christa

224 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2010
paper 1-4399-0220-8
EAN 978-1-4399-0220-2
cloth 1-4399-0219-4
EAN 978-1-4399-0219-6
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Sponsored Identities

Sponsored Identities
Cultural Politics in Puerto Rico
Dávila, Arlene M.

301 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 1997
paper 1-56639-549-6
EAN 978-1-56639-549-6
cloth 1-56639-548-8
EAN 978-1-56639-548-9
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Ordinary Poverty

Ordinary Poverty
A Little Food and Cold Storage
DiFazio, William

232 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2005
paper 1-59213-458-0
EAN 978-1-59213-458-8
cloth 1-59213-014-3
EAN 978-1-59213-014-6
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Consumed in the City

Consumed in the City
Observing Tuberculosis at Century’s End
Draus, Paul

304 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2004
paper 1-59213-249-9
EAN 978-1-59213-249-2
cloth 1-59213-248-0
EAN 978-1-59213-248-5
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Making Time

Making Time
Ethnographies of High-Technology Organizations
edited by Dubinskas, Frank A.

238 pp • Spring 1988
cloth 0-87722-535-4
EAN 978-0-87722-535-5

Confronting the Margaret Mead Legacy

Confronting the Margaret Mead Legacy
Scholarship, Empire, and the South Pacific
edited by Foerstel, Lenora and Angela Gilliam

309 pp • Fall 1991
paper 1-56639-261-6
EAN 978-1-56639-261-7
cloth 0-87722-886-8
EAN 978-0-87722-886-8

Ethnographies of Youth and Temporality
 
Ethnographies of Youth and Temporality
Time Objectified

edited by Dalsgård, Anne Line, Martin Demant Frederiksen, Susanne Højlund and Lotte Meinert
Afterword by Michael Flaherty

206 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2013
cloth 1-4399-1066-9
EAN 978-1-4399-1066-5

Young Men, Time, and Boredom in the Republic of Georgia
 
Young Men, Time, and Boredom in the Republic of Georgia
Frederiksen, Martin Demant

214 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2013
cloth 1-4399-0918-0
EAN 978-1-4399-0918-8

Lucia

Lucia
Testimonies of a Brazilian Drug Dealer's Woman
Gay, Robert

240 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2005
paper 1-59213-339-8
EAN 978-1-59213-339-0
cloth 1-59213-338-X
EAN 978-1-59213-338-3
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Reshaping Ethnic and Racial Relations in Philadelphia

Reshaping Ethnic and Racial Relations in Philadelphia
Immigrants in a Divided City
Goode, Judith and Jo Anne Schneider

296 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1994
paper 1-56639-141-5
EAN 978-1-56639-141-2
cloth 1-56639-140-7
EAN 978-1-56639-140-5
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Fishers at Work, Workers at Sea

Fishers at Work, Workers at Sea
A Puerto Rican Journey through Labor and Refuge
Griffith, David and Manuel Valdés Pizzini

280 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2001
paper 1-56639-911-4
EAN 978-1-56639-911-1
cloth 1-56639-910-6
EAN 978-1-56639-910-4
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Food and Evolution

Food and Evolution
Toward a Theory of Human Food Habits
edited by Harris, Marvin and Eric B. Ross

640 pp • Spring 1987
paper 0-87722-668-7
EAN 978-0-87722-668-0
cloth 0-87722-435-8
EAN 978-0-87722-435-8

Hip Hop Underground

The Hip Hop Underground
The Integrity and Ethics of Racial Identification
Harrison, Anthony Kwame

226 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2009
paper 1-4399-0061-2
EAN 978-1-4399-0061-1
cloth 1-4399-0060-4
EAN 978-1-4399-0060-4
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Vodou Songs in Haitian Creole and English

Vodou Songs in Haitian Creole and English
Hebblethwaite, Benjamin

396 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2011
paper 1-4399-0602-5
EAN 978-1-4399-0602-6
cloth 1-4399-0601-7
EAN 978-1-4399-0601-9
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Bachata

Bachata
A Social History of a Dominican Popular Music
Hernandez, Deborah Pacini

296 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1995
paper 1-56639-300-0
EAN 978-1-56639-300-3
cloth 1-56639-299-3
EAN 978-1-56639-299-0

Patriotic Professionalism in Urban China

Patriotic Professionalism in Urban China
Fostering Talent

Hoffman, Lisa M.

216 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2010
paper 1-4399-0035-3
EAN 978-1-4399-0035-2
cloth 1-4399-0034-5
EAN 978-1-4399-0034-5
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Spirits, Blood, and Drums

Spirits, Blood, and Drums
The Orisha Religion in Trinidad
Houk, James T.

256 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 1995
paper 1-56639-350-7
EAN 978-1-56639-350-8
cloth 1-56639-349-3
EAN 978-1-56639-349-2
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Telling Young Lives
 
Telling Young Lives
Portraits of Global Youth

edited by Jeffrey, Craig, and Jane Dyson

232 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2008
paper 1-59213-931-0
EAN 978-1-59213-931-6
cloth 1-59213-930-2
EAN 978-1-59213-930-9
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Sonic Spaces of the Karoo
 
Sonic Spaces of the Karoo
The Sacred Music of a South African Coloured Community

Jorritsma, Marie

224 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2011
cloth 1-4399-0237-2
EAN 978-1-4399-0237-0

Accidental Immigrants and the Search for Home
 
Accidental Immigrants and the Search for Home
Women, Cultural Identity, and Community

Kelley, Carol E.

190 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2013
paper 1-4399-0946-6
EAN 978-1-4399-0946-1
cloth 1-4399-0945-8
EAN 978-1-4399-0945-4

Music, Talent, and Performance

Music, Talent, and Performance
A Conservatory Cultural System
Kingsbury, Henry

228 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 1987
paper 1-56639-891-6
EAN 978-1-56639-891-6
cloth 0-87722-516-8
EAN 978-0-87722-516-4
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Storytelling in Daily Life

Storytelling in Daily Life
Performing Narrative
Langellier, Kristin M. and Eric E. Peterson

288 pp • 7x10 • Fall 2003
paper 1-59213-213-8
EAN 978-1-59213-213-3
cloth 1-59213-212-X
EAN 978-1-59213-212-6
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Hope Is Cut

Hope Is Cut
Youth, Unemployment, and the Future in Urban Ethiopia

Mains, Daniel

208 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2011
paper 1-4399-0480-4
EAN 978-1-4399-0480-0
cloth 1-4399-0479-0
EAN 978-1-4399-0479-4
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Creolizing Contradance in the Caribbean

Creolizing Contradance in the Caribbean
edited by Manuel, Peter

288 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2009
paper 1-59213-735-0
EAN 978-1-59213-735-0
cloth 1-59213-734-2
EAN 978-1-59213-734-3
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My Mother's Hip

My Mother's Hip
Lessons from the World of Eldercare
Margolies, Luisa, foreword by Walter M. Bortz II, M.D.

360 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2003
paper 1-59213-238-3
EAN 978-1-59213-238-6
cloth 1-59213-237-5
EAN 978-1-59213-237-9
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Urban Dangers

Urban Dangers
Life in a Neighborhood of Strangers
Merry, Sally Engle

278 pp • Spring 1981
paper 0-87722-425-0
EAN 978-0-87722-425-9
cloth 0-87722-219-3
EAN 978-0-87722-219-4

Crossing the Neoliberal Line

Crossing the Neoliberal Line
Pacific Rim Migration and the Metropolis
Mitchell, Katharyne

296 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2004
paper 1-59213-084-4
EAN 978-1-59213-084-9
cloth 1-59213-083-6
EAN 978-1-59213-083-2
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Social Inequality in Oaxaca

Social Inequality in Oaxaca
A History of Resistance and Change
Murphy, Arthur D. and Alex Stepick, foreword by Henry A. Selby

300 pp • Fall 1991
paper 0-87722-869-8
EAN 978-0-87722-869-1
cloth 0-87722-868-X
EAN 978-0-87722-868-4
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Ecomusicology

Ecomusicology
Rock, Folk, and the Environment
Pedelty, Mark

242 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2012
paper 1-4399-0712-9
EAN 978-1-4399-0712-2
cloth 1-4399-0711-0
EAN 978-1-4399-0711-5

Maya Achi Marimba Music in Guatemala

Maya Achi Marimba Music in Guatemala
Pellicer, Sergio Navarrete

288 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2005
paper 1-59213-292-8
EAN 978-1-59213-292-8
cloth 1-59213-291-X
EAN 978-1-59213-291-1
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Science that Colonizes

Science that Colonizes
A Critique of Fertility Studies in Africa
Riedmann, Agnes

192 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1993
cloth 1-56639-042-7
EAN 978-1-56639-042-2

Cattle, Capitalism, and Class

Cattle, Capitalism, and Class
Ilparakuyo Maasai Transformations
Rigby, Peter

272 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1992
paper 1-56639-204-7
EAN 978-1-56639-204-4
cloth 0-87722-954-6
EAN 978-0-87722-954-4

Islam in Urban America

Islam in Urban America
Sunni Muslims in Chicago
Schmidt, Garbi

256 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2003
paper 1-59213-224-3
EAN 978-1-59213-224-9
cloth 1-59213-223-5
EAN 978-1-59213-223-2
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Diet and Domestic Life in Society

Diet and Domestic Life in Society
edited by Sharman, Anne, Janet Theophano, Karen Curtis and Ellen Messer

288 pp • Fall 1990
cloth 0-87722-751-9
EAN 978-0-87722-751-9

Governing How We Care
 
Governing How We Care
Contesting Community and Defining Difference in U.S. Public Health Programs

Shaw, Susan J.

214 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2012
paper 1-4399-0683-1
EAN 978-1-4399-0683-5
cloth 1-4399-0682-3
EAN 978-1-4399-0682-8
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Walk the Walk and Talk the Talk

Walk the Walk and Talk the Talk
An Ethnography of a Drug Abuse Treatment Facility
Skoll, Geoffrey R.

224 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 1992
cloth 0-87722-917-1
EAN 978-0-87722-917-9

Masters of the Sabar

Masters of the Sabar
Wolof Griot Percussionaists of Senegal
Tang, Patricia

Includes CD
224 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2006
paper 1-59213-420-3
EAN 978-1-59213-420-5
cloth 1-59213-419-X
EAN 978-1-59213-419-9

Pinoy Capital
 
Pinoy Capital
The Filipino Nation in Daly City

Vergara, Jr., Benito M.

232 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2008
paper 1-59213-665-6
EAN 978-1-59213-665-0
cloth 1-59213-664-8
EAN 978-1-59213-664-3
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Street Addicts in the Political Economy

Street Addicts in the Political Economy
Waterston, Alisse

304 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 1992
paper 1-56639-574-7
EAN 978-1-56639-574-8
cloth 0-87722-992-9
EAN 978-0-87722-992-6

Contemporary Social Constructionism

Contemporary Social Constructionism
Key Themes
Weinberg, Darin

214 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 2014
cloth 1-43990-924-5
EAN 978-1-43990-924-9

Producing Power

Producing Power
Ethnicity, Gender, and Class in a Caribbean Workplace
Yelvington, Kevin A.

304 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1995
paper 1-56639-286-1
EAN 978-1-56639-286-0
cloth 1-56639-285-3
EAN 978-1-56639-285-3
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