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Science and Technology Studies (STS)

Sarcophagus: Chernobyl in Historical Light

Comments on Emily Martin's “The Ethnography of Natural Selection in the 1990s”

The Ethnography of Natural Selection in the 1990s

Exceptional Experiences in Everyday Life

Postmodernism and the Public Sphere: Implications for an Historical Ethnography

Rethinking Modernity: Space and Factory Discipline in China

Anthropology as Cultural Critique: Inserts for the 1990s Cultural Studies of Science, Visual-Virtual Realities, and Post-Trauma Polities

Anthropology As Cultural Critique: Inserts for the 1990s Cultural Studies of Science, Visual-Virtual Realities, and Post-Trauma Polities

Hubert Fichte as Ethnographer

A Broad(er)side to the Canon Being a Partial Account of a Year of Travel among Textual Communities in the Realm of Humanities Centers and Including a Collection of Artificial Curiosities

The Ambivalent Self of the Contemporary Japanese

Segmentation: Its Roots in Arabia and Its Flowering Elsewhere

Risk in Culture: The American Conflict over Nuclear Power

Rice Circle Debates: Two Voices