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Volume 92, #1 • Winter 2019




Jamie E. Shenton  |  Strong Kichwa Women are Made, Made Up, and Make Others: Feminist Theory Meets Amazonian Ethnography of Gender, Bodies, and Social Change

Naomi Haynes  |  The Benefit of the Doubt: On the Relationship Between Doubt and Power

Chika Watanabe  |  Intimacy Beyond Love: The History and Politics of Inter-Asian Development Aid

David Henig  |  Living on the Frontline: Indeterminacy, Value, and Military Waste in Postwar Bosnia-Herzegovina

Krista Van Vleet  |  Between Scene and Situation: Performing Racial and Gendered Alterity in a Cusco Orphanage

Brian Campbell  |  Africa Starts at the Pyrenees: Humor, Laughter, and Financial Recession in a Spanish Enclave in Morocco

Betsey Behr Brada  |  Between Discipline and Empowerment: Temporal Ambivalence at a Sleepaway Camp for HIV-Positive Children in Botswana

Rebecca Warne Peters  |  Refusing the Development NGO? Departure, Dismissal, and Misrecognition in Angolan Development Interventions

Hannah Gould, Richard Chenhall, Tamara Kohn & Carolyn S. Stevens  |  An Interrogation of Sensory Anthropology of and in Japan



Michael Degani   |  Caroline Melly’s Bottleneck: Moving, Building, and Belonging in an African City

Dannah Dennis |  Mark Liechty’s Far Out: Countercultural Seekers and the Tourist Encounter in Nepal

Kristina M. Jacobsen  |  Alex E. Chávez’s Sounds of Crossing: Music, Migration, and the Aural Poetics of Huapango Arribeño

Adrienne Lagman  |  Andrew B. Kipnis’s From Village to City: Social Transformation in a Chinese County Seat

Livia Wick  |  Julie Peteet’s Space and Mobility in Palestine

Sophia Rodriguez & Elizabeth Thompson   |  Naomi Glenn-Levin Rodriguez’s Fragile Families: Foster Care, Immigration, and Citizenship

Georgina Drew  |  Anand Vivek Taneja’s Jinnealogy: Time, Islam, and Ecological Thought in the Medieval Ruins of Delhi

Özlem Sandıkcı  |  Elizabeth Bucar’s Pious Fashion: How Muslim Women Dress