Anthropology Syllabus

This syllabus features a few significant books from the Anthropology e-book collection. Through traditional fieldwork and ethnography, cutting-edge theoretical approaches, and innovative reinventions of anthropological writing, the authors in this collection represent the best scholarship in the field.

Hydraulic City: Water and the Infrastructures of Citizenship in Mumbai

Nikhil Anand
2017

Hip-Hop Japan: Rap and the Paths of Cultural Globalization

Ian Condry
2006

Shapeshifters: Black Girls and the Choreography of Citizenship

Aimee Meredith Cox
2015

Earth Beings: Ecologies of Practice across Andean Worlds

Marisol de la Cadena
2015

Territories of Difference: Place, Movements, Life, Redes

Arturo Escobar
2008

Biological Relatives: IVF, Stem Cells, and the Future of Kinship

Sarah Franklin
2013

Red Tape: Bureaucracy, Structural Violence, and Poverty in India

Akhil Gupta
2012

Liquidated: An Ethnography of Wall Street

Karen Ho
2009

Ordinary Medicine: Extraordinary Treatments, Longer Lives, and Where to Draw the Line

Sharon R. Kaufman
2015

Global Divas: Filipino Gay Men in the Diaspora

Martin F. Manalansan IV
2003

Painting Culture: The Making of an Aboriginal High Art

Fred R. Myers
2002

Neoliberalism as Exception: Mutations in Citizenship and Sovereignty

Aihwa Ong
2006

The Look of a Woman: Facial Feminization Surgery and the Aims of Trans- Medicine

Eric Plemons
2017

Geontologies: A Requiem to Late Liberalism

Elizabeth A. Povinelli
2016

Desiring China: Experiments in Neoliberalism, Sexuality, and Public Culture

Lisa Rofel
2007

Conscripts of Modernity: The Tragedy of Colonial Enlightenment

David Scott
2004

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