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Volume 83, #4 • Fall 2010

 

FEATURING:

Retrospective and Prospective Forms of Ritual: Suggestions of Social Transformation in a Portuguese Gypsy Community

Special Editor: Jesse Weaver Shipley

 

ADDITIONAL ARTICLES:

Susan Rasmussen | Contested Performances: At the Crossroads of Local and Global Aesthetic Knowledge and Practice in “Modern” Urban Tamajaq (Tuareg) Theater in Northern Mali

Christoph Campregher | Shifting Perspectives on Development: An Actor-Network Study of a Dam in Costa Rica

Rob Efird | Distant Kin: Japan’s “War Orphans” and the Limits of Ethnicity

 

SOCIAL THOUGHT & COMMENTARY:

Lynn Meskell | Human Rights and Heritage Ethics

Ian Hodder | Cultural Heritage Rights: From Ownership and Descent to Justice and Well-being

Brian I. Daniels | Culture, Cultural Rights, and the Right to Assemble

 

POLYGLOT PERSPECTIVES:

Stephan Feuchtwang & Michael Rowlands Interviewing Wang Mingming | Some Chinese Directions of Anthropology

 

BOOK REVIEWS:

Joan Gero | Julia Herndon’s Houses in a Landscape: Memory and Everyday Life in Mesoamerica

Cyrus Ernesto Zirakzadeh | Joseba Zulaika’s Terrorism: The Self-Fulfilling Prophecy

Amanda Weidman | Susan Reed’s Dance and the Nation: Performance, Ritual, and Politics in Sri Lanka

Sverker Finnström | Neil Kodesh’s Beyond the Royal Gaze: Clanship and Public Healing in Buganda

Robert J. Shepherd | Hairong Yan’s New Masters, New Servants: Migration, Development, and Women Workers in China

Mark Goodale | Ugo Mattei and Laura Nader’s Plunder: When the Rule of Law is Illegal

Volume 83, #4

Fall 2010

SPECIAL COLLECTION

Retrospective and Prospective Forms of Ritual: Suggestions of Social Transformation in a Portuguese Gypsy Community