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Affect and Embodiment

The Body of One Color: Indian Wrestling, the Indian State, and Utopian Somatics

Commitment and Contextual Study in Anthropology

Out of Anthropology: The Anthropologist as an Object of Dramatic Representation

Individualism, Holism, and the Market Mentality: Notes on the Recollections of a Chinese Entrepreneur

Male-Female Separation and Forms of Society

The Decomposition of an Event

Exceptional Experiences in Everyday Life

Interpretation and Vision: A Critique of Cryptopositivism

Toward an Experience-Near Anthropology

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

Tactility and Distraction

Consuming Desires: Strategies of Selfhood and Appropriation

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

Fictions that Save: Migrants' Performance and Basotho National Culture

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

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

The Scholastic Point of View

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

Of Cannibals, Tourists, and Ethnographers

A Zapotecan Meritocracy

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

How to Die in America

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

Bad Sauce, Good Ethnography

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