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  1. Marriage Without Borders
    This multisited ethnography provides a rich account of the costs of global neoliberal economic policy for families in the global south. With a focus on Senegalese migrants in Europe and their wives who are left behind, Hannaford... Learn More
    Published: 7th July 2017
    Hardback / £47.00
  2. Shiptown
    Ann Grodzins Gold weaves together an integrated series of ethnographic sketches depicting the distinctive nature of non-urban, non-rural places; the impact locality has on belonging; the negotiations of difference required in... Learn More
    Published: 30th June 2017
    Hardback / £52.00
  3. Death, Beauty, Struggle
    Death, Beauty, Struggle contains an original vision of gendered lives, poetry, devotion, and social hierarchy in Tamil Nadu.... Learn More
    Published: 9th May 2017
    Hardback / £60.00
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  4. Precarious Lives
    Drawing on extensive ethnographic engagement with youth in Tehran and Isfahan as well as with migrant workers in rural areas, Shahram Khosravi weaves a tapestry from individual stories, government reports, statistics, and cultural... Learn More
    Published: 7th February 2017
    Hardback / £47.00
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  5. Creative Urbanity
    Based on more than a decade of ethnographic research in Genoa, Italy, Creative Urbanity argues for an understanding of contemporary urban life that refuses scholarly condemnation of urban lifestyles and consumption and casts a... Learn More
    Published: 17th January 2017
    Hardback / £52.00
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  6. Rituals of Ethnicity
    The first comprehensive ethnography of the Thangmi, a marginalized community who migrate between Himalayan border zones, Rituals of Ethnicity explores Thangmi cultural worlds and regional political histories to offer a new explanation... Learn More
    Published: 25th February 2015
    Hardback / £65.00
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    Paperback / £22.99
  7. Porta Palazzo

    Porta Palazzo

    The Anthropology of an Italian Market

    Written by Rachel E. Black, Foreword by Carlo Petrini

    Series Contemporary Ethnography

    University of Pennsylvania Press, Inc.

    From the history of Porta Palazzo, Western Europe's largest open-air market, to its current growing pains, this book turns an ethnographic eye on a meeting place for trade, cultural identity, and cuisine.... Learn More
    Published: 29th February 2012
    Hardback / £43.00
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  8. Confronting Suburban School Resegregation in California
    In this ethnographic study of the school district struggles in Central California, Clayton A. Hurd explores the core issues at stake in campaigns to reorganize districts into ethnically separated schools as well as the resistance... Learn More
    Published: 18th September 2014
    Hardback / £52.00
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  9. Along the Bolivian Highway
    This book narrates the unexpected dilemmas middle-class Bolivians have faced following the coming to power of a left-wing, indigenous movement. Shakow argues that new middle classes in Bolivia, as elsewhere in the Third World,... Learn More
    Published: 28th April 2014
    Hardback / £56.00
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  10. Daughters of Parvati
    In this account of an anthropologist's journey into Indian psychiatry wards, among women with mental illnesses and the loved ones who care for them, Sarah Pinto responds to ethical crises in caregiving with attention to culture,... Learn More
    Published: 17th January 2014
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  11. The Past in Pieces
    By examining oral history collected during two years of fieldwork, anthropologist Rebecca Bryant investigates why the 2003 opening of the ceasefire line dividing Cyprus has not led the country any closer to reunification, and... Learn More
    Published: 29th July 2010
    Hardback / £39.00
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  12. Healing Secular Life
    Anthropologist Christopher Dole investigates the controversial position of religious healing in modern Turkey, demonstrating that the authority of the religious healer is deeply embedded within Turkey's history of secular reform,... Learn More
    Published: 10th August 2012
    Hardback / £60.00
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  13. Matching Organs with Donors
    This sensitive ethnography reveals the methods and mindsets of doctors, patients, donors, and sellers in Israel's living kidney transplant bureaus. Matching Organs with Donors describes how these actors identify and adjudicate... Learn More
    Published: 3rd August 2012
    Hardback / £56.00
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  14. Along an African Border
    Anthropologist Sónia Silva examines how a community of Luvale people, Angolan refugees living in Zambia, use lipele divination baskets to cope with daily life in a new land and maintain connections to their past.... Learn More
    Published: 18th February 2011
    Hardback / £38.00
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  15. Women of Fes
    Based on extensive fieldwork, Women of Fes shows how Moroccan women create their own forms of identity through work, family, and society. The book also examines how women's lives are positioned vis-à-vis globalization,... Learn More
    Published: 24th August 2010
    Paperback / £20.99
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  16. Learning Capitalist Culture
    Building on the author's thirty-six years of experience with North Town, Texas, this second edition presents an ethnographic study of the ways the town's youth learn traditional American values through participation in sports,... Learn More
    Published: 4th June 2010
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