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Volume 89, #2 • Spring 2016





Christopher Ball | Paul Kockelman’s The Chicken and the Quetzal:
Incommensurable Ontologies and Portable Values in Guatemala’s Cloud Forest

Robert Shepherd | Benjamin Gregg’s The Human Rights State: Justice Within and Beyond Sovereign Nations

Alan R. Sandstrom | Brendan Jamal Thornton’s Negotiating Respect: Pentecost-alism, Masculinity, and the Politics of Spiritual Authority in the Dominican Republic

Audra J. Wolfe | David H. Price’s Cold War Anthropology: The CIA, The Pentagon, and the Growth of Dual Use Anthropology







William O. Beeman | Smadar Lavie’s Wrapped in the Flag of Israel: Mizraḥi Single Mothers and Bureaucratic Torture

Bret Gustafson | Christopher Krupa and David Nugent, eds. State Theory and Andean Politics: New Approaches to the Study of Rule

John Harriss | Nicholas B. Dirks’ Autobiography of an Archive: A Scholar’s Passage to India

Anneeth Kaur Hundle | Purnima Mankekar’s Unsettling India: Affect, Temporality, Transnationality


Michael Lambert | Gary Wilder’s Freedom Time: Negritude, Decolonization,
and the Future of the World

Alice Larotonda | Mara Buchbinder’s All in Your Head: Making Sense of
Pediatric Pain

S. Leclerc-Madlala | Adia Benton’s HIV Exceptionalism—Development through Disease in Sierra Leone

Nedra Lee | Jack Glazier’s Been Coming Through Some Hard Times: Race,
History, and Memory in Western Kentucky


Flora Lu | Casey High’s Victims and Warriors: Violence, History and Memory
in Amazonia

Vincent N. Pham | Shalini Shankar’s Advertising Diversity: Ad Agencies and the Creation of Asian American Consumers

Shubhangi Vaidya | Michele Friedner’s Valuing Deaf Worlds in Urban Indian

Estella Carpi | Diana Allan’s Refugees of the Revolution: Experiences of
Palestinian Exile



Volume 89, #2

Spring 2016