Please help us to prove that open-access anthropology can work!

In making Cultural Anthropology free to read, we have given up our most significant source of revenue. We need your help to ensure the financial viability of the journal into the future. Please consider making a donation, big or small, to our publishing fund. And if you aren't a member of the SCA, please think about joining.

Browse Articles

Anthropology of Money

The Work of Waiting: Love and Money in Korean Chinese Transnational Migration

The Currency of Failure: Money and Middle-Class Critique in Post-Crisis Buenos Aires

Ecologies of Investment: Crisis Histories and Brick Futures in Argentina

For Love or Money

Tales From Albarado: The Materiality of Pyramid Schemes in Postsocialist Albania

The Face of Money: Currency, Crisis, and Remediation in Post-Suharto Indonesia

Fluid Labor and Blood Money: The Economy of HIV/AIDS in Rural Central China

Cultural Sovereignty in a Global Art Economy: Egyptian Cultural Policy and the New Western Interest in Art from the Middle East

Inalienable Commodities: The Production and Circulation of Silver and Patrimony in a Mexican Mining Cooperative

Tourism, Charity, and Profit: The Movement of Money in Moroccan Jewish Pilgrimage

Hunting for the Virgin: Meat, Money, and Memory in Tetiz, Yucat√°n

The Storm We Call Dollars: Determining Value and Belief in El Salvador and the United States

"Your Eyes Are Green like Dollars": Counterfeit Cash, National Substance, and Currency Apartheid in 1990s Russia

Northwestern Tanzania on a Single Shilling: Sociality, Embodiment, Valuation

Representing Value and the Value of Representation: A Different Look at Money

Representing Value and the Value of Representation: A Different Look at Money

Beyond Narcissism in American Culture of the 1980s