AnthroGuide by American Anthropological Association
Call Number: GN43 .A2 G84
Publication Date: Annual
The edition currently on shelf is for 2015-2016. Each edition provides profiles of departments of anthropology in American colleges and universities; lists of faculty affiliated with these departments, and their academic specialties; enrollment statistics; an index of the institutions covered; and a list of dissertations completed within the most recent academic year.
A Companion to Latin American Anthropology by Poole, Deborah, ed.
Call Number: GN564.L29 C64 2008 Available Onsite at the List Center Library
Note: The editor, Deborah Poole, was on faculty in NSSR from 1988-2002. Contents: Argentina : contagious marginalities / Claudia Briones & Rosana Guber -- Bolivia : bridges and chasms / Rossana Barragán -- Brazil : otherness in context / Mariza Peirano -- Colombia : citizens and anthropologists / Myriam Jimeno -- Ecuador : militants, priests, technocrats, and scholars / Carmen Martínez Novo -- Guatemala : essentialisms and cultural politics / Brigittine M. French -- Mexico : anthropology and the nation-state / Salomón Náhmad Sitton -- Peru : from otherness to a sacred diversity / Carlos Ivan Degregori and Pablo Sandoval -- Race in Latin America / Peter Wade -- Language states / Penelope Harvey -- Legalities and illegalities / Mark Goodale -- Borders, sovereignty, and racialization / Ana M. Alonso -- Writing the aftermath : anthropology and "post-conflict" / Isaias Note: The editor of this volume, Deborah Poole, was on faculty in NSSR from 1988-2002. Contents: Argentina : contagious marginalities / Claudia Briones & Rosana Guber -- Bolivia : bridges and chasms / Rossana Barragán -- Brazil : otherness in context / Mariza Peirano -- Colombia : citizens and anthropologists / Myriam Jimeno -- Ecuador : militants, priests, technocrats, and scholars / Carmen Martínez Novo -- Guatemala : essentialisms and cultural politics / Brigittine M. French -- Mexico : anthropology and the nation-state / Salomón Náhmad Sitton -- Peru : from otherness to a sacred diversity / Carlos Ivan Degregori and Pablo Sandoval -- Race in Latin America / Peter Wade -- Language states / Penelope Harvey -- Legalities and illegalities / Mark Goodale -- Borders, sovereignty, and racialization / Ana M. Alonso -- Writing the aftermath : anthropology and "post-conflict" / Isaias Rojas-Perez -- Alterities : kinship and gender / Olivia Harris -- Vinculaciones : pharmaceutical politics and science / Cori Hayden -- Agrarian reform and peasant studies : the Peruvian case / Linda J. Seligmann -- Statistics and anthropology : the Mexican case / Casey Walsh -- Indigenous anthropologies beyond Barbados / Stefano Varese, Guillermo Delgado & Rodolfo L. Meyer -- Afro-Latin American peoples / Jaime Arocha & Adriana Maya -- Reconceptualizing Latin America / Lynn Stephen -- Places and academic disputes : the Argentine Gran Chaco / Gastón Gordillo -- Disengaging anthropology / Alcida Rita Ramos -- On the frontlines : forensic anthropology / Victoria Sanford -- Collaborative anthropologies in transition / Charles R. Hale.
A Companion to the Anthropology of Politics by Nugent, David, ed.; Vincent, Joan, ed.
Call Number: GN492 .C66 2004 Available Onsite at the List Center Library.
ISBN: 0631229728 (alk. paper)
Publication Date: 2004
Contributions from present (Ann Stoler) and former (Rayna Rapp) NS faculty and an alumnus (Steven Gregory) are included in the contents of this volume. Partial contents:Affective states / Ann Laura Stoler -- After Socialism / Katherine Verdery -- AIDS / Brooke Grundfest Schoepf -- Citizenship / Aihwa Ong -- Cosmopolitanism / Ulf Hannerz -- Development / Marc Edelman and Angelique Haugerud -- Displacement / Elizabeth Colson -- Feminism / Malathi De Alwis -- Gender, race and class / Micaela Di Leonardo -- Genetic citizenship / Deborah Heath, Rayna Rapp, and Karen-Sue Taussig -- The global city / Saskia Sassen -- Globalization / Jonathan Friedman -- Governing states / David Nugent -- Hegemony / Gavin Smith -- Human rights / Richard Ashby Wilson -- Identity / Arturo Escobar -- Infrapolitics / Steven Gregory -- Imagining nations / Akhil Gupta -- "Mafias" / Jane and Peter Schneider -- Militarization / Catherine Lutz -- Neoliberalism: John Gledhill -- Popular justice / Robert Gordon -- Postcolonialism / K. Sivaramakrishnan -- Power topographies / James Ferguson -- Race technologies / Thomas Biolsi -- Sovereignty / Caroline Humphrey -- Transnational civil society / June Nash -- Transnationality / Nina Glick-Schiller.
A Companion to Urban Anthropology by Nonini, Donald M., ed.
Call Number: GN395 .C66 2014 Available Onsite at List Center Library
ISBN: 9781444330106 (cloth); 1444330101 (cloth)
Publication Date: 2014
The editor was formerly on faculty with the NSSR Anthropology Department. Contents: Foundational concepts: affirmed and contested: Spatialities / Setha M. Low ; Flows / Gary W. McDonogh ; Community / John Clarke ; Citizenship / Sian Lazar -- Materializations and their imaginaries: Built structures and planning / Deborah Pellow and Denise Lawrence-Zúñiga ; Borders / Thomas M. Wilson ; Markets / Linda J. Seligmann ; Cars and transport / Catherine Lutz -- Dividing processes, bases of solidarity: Class / Don Kalb ; Gender / Ida Susser ; Sexuality / Ara Wilson ; Race / Brett Williams ; Extralegality / Alan Smart and Filippo M. Zerilli -- Abstractions of consequence: Global systems and globalization / Jonathan Friedman ; Governance / Jeff Maskovsky and Julian Brash ; Policing and security / Josiah McC. Heyman ; Transnationality / Nina Glick Schiller ; Cosmopolitanism / Pnina Werbner -- Experiencing/Knowing the city in everyday life: Practices of sociality / José Guilherme Cantor Magnani ; Memory and narrative / Lindsay DuBois ; Religion / Thomas Blom Hansen -- Nature and the city: Nature / Robert Rotenberg ; Food and farming / Donald M. Nonini ; Pollution / Eveline Dürr and Rivke Jaffe ; Resilience / Stephan Barthel -- Challenging the present, anticipating urban futures: The commons / Maribel Casas-Cortés, Sebastian Cobarrubias, and John Pickles ; Social movements / Michal Osterweil ; Futures / Hilary Cunningham and Stephen Bede Scharper.
Ethnic Studies Research: Approaches and Perspectives
by Fong, Timothy, ed.
Call Number: GN316 .E753 2008 Available Onsite at the List Center Library
Publication Date: 2008
An anthology with the following broad headings: Perspectives. - Posing Questions, Approaching Research. - Breaking Barriers, Boundaries, and Color Lines. - Teaching and Doing Ethnic Studies Research in the Classroom. - Epilogue : Community Praxis. - Bibliography: pp.491-537.
Ethnography in Context by Hobbs, Dick, ed.
Call Number: GN303 .E74 2011 Vols.1-4 Available Onsite at the List Center Library
Publication Date: 2011
4 volumes, separately titled: v.I. The Urban Condition. - v.II. Work. - v.III: Body, Sport and Leisure. - v.IV. Deviance.
This collection illustrates the potential of ethnography which can, for instance, "explain social worlds that are otherwise veiled by prejudice, by cultural remoteness or over familiarity" (p.xx) . It includes chapters by major anthropologists and sociologists, such as Elijah Anderson, Nels Anderson, Howard Becker, Nancy Foner, Clifford Geertz, Roger Sanjek, and Loic Wacquant. Note: Wacquant taught at the New School.
Handbook of Economic Anthropology by Carrier, James, ed.
Call Number: GN448 .H36 2005 Available Onsite at the List Center Library
Publication Date: 2005
Introduction to Library Research in Anthropology
by Weeks, John W.
Call Number: Z5111 .W44 1998 Non-Circulating Available Offsite at the List Center Library
Publication Date: 1998
Boulder, Colorado: Westview Press.
Network for Nordic Anthropology
by Anderson, Myrdene
Call Number: GN41.6 .N48 1999 Non-circulating Available Offsite from the List Center Library
Publication Date: 1999
Lists anthropologists whose culture area is Scandinavia and/or Finland.
Outline of World Cultures by Murdock, George Peter
Call Number: GN345.3 .M87 1969 Available Offsite at the List Center Library
Publication Date: 1969
This resource provides a grand list of the world's peoples. It was developed in connection with the Human Relations Area Files (HRAF) project.