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Affect and Embodiment

Male-Female Separation and Forms of Society

The Decomposition of an Event

Interpretation and Vision: A Critique of Cryptopositivism

Exceptional Experiences in Everyday Life

Picturing Aborigines: A Review Essay on After Two Hundred Years: Photographic Essays on Aboriginal and Islander Australia Today. Edited by Penny Taylor for the Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies. Canberra: Aboriginal Studies Press, 1988

Toward an Experience-Near Anthropology

Consuming Desires: Strategies of Selfhood and Appropriation

Sexuality and Cargo Cults: The Politics of Gender and Procreation in West New Britain

Tactility and Distraction

Fictions that Save: Migrants' Performance and Basotho National Culture

What Does Anybody Want?: Desire, Purpose, and the Acting Subject in the Study of Culture

The Scholastic Point of View

Our Master, Our Brother: Lévi-Strauss's Debt to Rousseau

The Socialization of Aristocratic Children by Commoners: Recalled Experiences of the Hereditary Elite in Modern Japan

"EXCUSE ME, EVERYTHING IS NOT ALL RIGHT": On Ethnography, Film, and Representation

A Zapotecan Meritocracy

Of Cannibals, Tourists, and Ethnographers

Voices around the Text: The Ethnography of Reading at Mesivta Tifereth Jerusalem

Language Conflict: Transactions and Games in Kenya

Nostalgia—A Polemic

Interaction of Physical Maturation and Cultural Practice in Ontogeny: Kikuyu Adolescents

The Meaning of Memory: Family, Class, and Ethnicity in Early Network Television Programs

How to Die in America

Transformations of Disciplines through Their Texts: An Edited Transcription of a Talk to the Seminar on the Diversity of Language and the Structure of Power and an Ensuing Discussion at the University of Pennsylvania

Red Hornbill Earrings: Ilongot Ideas of Self, Beauty, and Health

Bad Sauce, Good Ethnography

Emotion, Thought, and Estrangement: Emotion as a Cultural Category