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1.1: Introduction

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Whitehead,NeilandSverkerFinnstrom,eds.VirtualWarandMagicalDeath:TechnologiesandImaginariesfor

TerrorandKilling.Durham,NC:DukeUniversityPress,2013.

Whiting,BeatriceB.andJohnW.M.Whiting.SixCultures:StudiedofChildRearing.NewYork:Wiley,

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1.EdwardBurnettTylor,PrimitiveCulture(London:JohnMurray,1871),1.

2.FranzBoas,“TheHistoryofAnthropology,”inCongressofArtsandScience,UniversalExpositionSt.Louis,

Vol.5(NewYork:Houghton,MifflinandCompany,1905),451.

3.LauraNader,CultureandDignity(NewYork:Wiley-Blackwell,2013),51.

4. Sidney Mintz, “‘Sows’ Ears and Silver Linings:’ The 1996 AAA Distinguished Lecture,” Current

Anthropology41(2):169–89.

5.AntonioDeLauri,ThePoliticsofHumanitarianism:Power,IdeologyandAid(London:Tauris,2015).

6.SeeforexampleRachelStrykerandRobertoGonzales,Up,DownandSideways:AnthropologistsTracethe

PathwaysofPower(NewYork:BerghahnBooks,2014).

7. See for example Ashraf Ghani, “Writing a History of Power: An Examination of Eric R. Wolf’s

Anthropological Quest” in Articulating Hidden Histories: Exploring the Influence of Eric R. Wolf, ed. Jane

SchneiderandRaynaRapp(Berkeley:UniversityofCaliforniaPress,1995).

8.SeeforexampleHughGusterson,NuclearRites:AWeaponsLaboratoryattheEndoftheColdWar(Berkeley,

CA:UniversityofCaliforniaPress,1996)andJosephMasco,TheNuclearBorderlands:TheManhattanProject

inPost-ColdWarNewMexico(NewJersey:PrincetonUniversityPress,2006).

9.EricR.Wolf,“TheyDivideandSubdivide,andCallItAnthropology,”TheNewYorkTimes, November

30,1980,E9.

10. See for example Ellen Hertz, The Trading Crowd: An Ethnography of the Shanghai Stock Market

(Cambridge:CambridgeUniversityPress,1998)andGillianTett,Fool’sGold:TheInsideStoryofJ.P.Morgan

andHow WallStreetGreedCorruptedItsBoldDreamandCreatedaFinancialCatastrophe (New York: Free

Press,2010).

11.AnneliseRiles,CollateralKnowledge:LegalReasoningintheGlobalFinancialMarkets(Chicago:Chicago

UniversityPress,2011).

12.SeeforexampleBillMaurer,MutualLife,Limited:IslamicBanking,AlternativeCurrencies,LateralReason

(Princeton:PrincetonUniversityPress,2005)andIbrahimWarde,IslamicBankingintheGlobalEconomy.

Edinburgh:EdinburghUniversityPress,2000).

13.CharlesBriggandClaraMantini-Briggs.StoriesintheTimeofCholera:RacialProfilingduringaMedical

Nightmare (Berkeley: University of California Press, 2003) and Chris Shore and Susan Wright, eds.,

AnthropologyofPolicy:CriticalPerspectivesonGovernanceandPower(NewYork:Routledge,1997).

14.MargaretLock,EncounterswithAging: MythologiesofMenopauseinJapanandNorthAmerica (Berkeley:

UniversityofCaliforniaPress,1993)andLawrenceCohen,NoAginginIndia:Alzheimer’s,theBadFamily,

andOtherModernThings(Berkeley:UniversityofCaliforniaPress,1998).

15.LauraNader,TheEnergyReader(Oxford:Wiley-BlackwellPublishers,2010).

16. The examples here come from several publications by Laura Nader. See Laura Nader, “The ADR

Explosion:TheImplicationsofRhetoricinLegalReform,”inWindsorYearbookofAccesstoJustice(Ontario:

UniversityofWindsor,1989),269–291;HarmonyIdeology:JusticeandControlinaZapotecMountainVillage

(Stanford:StanfordUniversityPress,1990);“CivilizationandItsNegotiators”inUnderstandingDisputes:The

PoliticsofLaw,ed.PatKaplan(Oxford:BergPublishers,1995);“ControllingProcesses:TracingtheDynamic

ComponentsofPowerandKnowledge”CurrentAnthropology38(1997):711–737.Forfurtherdiscussionof

NativeAmericannegotiationswiththegovernmentovernuclearwaste,seeJayOu,“NativeAmericansand

theMonitoredRetrievableStoragePlanforNuclearWastes:HateCapitalism,Negotiation,andControlling

Processes,”inEssaysonControllingProcesses,ed.LauraNader.(KroeberAnthropologicalSocietyPapers,No.

80,1996).

17.MarcAuge,ASensefortheOther:TheTimelinessandRelevanceofAnthropology,A.Jacob,trans.(Stanford:

StanfordUniversityPress,1998).

18.LindaCoco,“MortgagingHumanPotential:StudentIndebtednessandthePracticesoftheNeoliberal

State,”SouthwesternLawReview,42(3)2013.

19. The two examples citedhereare Sharon Traweek, Beamtimes andLifetimes: TheWorld of High Energy

Physicists (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1988) and Pamela Asquith, “Japanese Science and

WesternHegemonies:PrimatologyandtheLimitsSettoQuestions,”inNakedScience:AnthropologicalInquiry

intoBoundaries,PowerandKnowledge,ed.LauraNader(NewYork:Routledge,1996).

20. Paul Richards, Indigenous Agricultural Revolution: Ecology and Food Crops in West Africa (London:

WestviewPress,1985).

21. Kendall Thu and E. Paul Durrenberger, eds. Pigs, Profits, and Rural Communities (Albany: State

UniversityofNewYorkPress,1998),2.

22.StanleyTambiah,Magic,Science,ReligionandtheScopeofRationality(Cambridge:CambridgeUniversity

Press,1990).

23.LauraNader,WhattheRestThinkoftheWest:Since600A.D.(Berkeley:UniversityofCaliforniaPress,

2015).

24.DiscussionofOaxaca,MexicoisfoundinLauraNader,HarmonyIdeology:JusticeandControlinaZapotec

MountainVillage(Stanford:StanfordUniversityPress,1990).TheChiapas,MexicoexampleisfromJaneF.

Collier,Courtship andMarriage inZinacantan,Chiapas,Mexico(NewOrleans:Middle AmericanResearch

Institute, 1968). Analysis of these dynamics in Hawaii is found in Sally Merry, Colonizing Hawaii’: The

CulturalPowerofLaw(Princeton:PrincetonUniversityPress,2000).

25.LauraNader,TheLifeoftheLaw:AnthropologicalProjects(Berkeley:UniversityofCaliforniaPress,2002).

26.NeilWhiteheadandSverkerFinnstrom,eds.VirtualWarandMagicalDeath:TechnologiesandImaginaries

forTerrorandKilling(Durham:DukeUniversityPress,2013).

27.SeeforexampleElizabethColson,“TheSocialHistoryofanEpidemic:HIV/AIDSinGwembeValley,

Zambia,”inMorality,HopeandGrief:AnthropologiesofAIDSinAfrica,ed.HansjorgDilgerandUteLuig,

127–147 (New York: Bergahn Books, 2010). Additional perspectives on Colson’s work can be found in

ElizabethColson,“AnthropologyandaLifetimeofObservation,”anoralhistoryconductedin2000–2001

by SuzanneReiss.Regional Oral HistoryOffice (TheBancroftLibrary:University of California, Berkeley,

2002).

28.JamesHolston,TheModernistCity:AnAnthropologicalCritiqueofBrasilia(Chicago:ChicagoUniversity

Press,1989).

29. For more information about Cahokia, see Alice Kehoe, The Land of Prehistory: A Critical History of

American Archeology (New York: Routledge, 1998) and Timothy R. Pauketat, Cahokia: Ancient America’s

GreatCityontheMississippi(NewYork:Viking-Penguin,2009).

30.PaulFarmer,AidsandAccusation:HaitiandtheGeographyofBlame (Berkeley: UniversityofCalifornia

Press,1992).

31.SeeforexampleDellHymes,ed.,ReinventingAnthropology.

32. See for example Alan Dundes, The Study of Folklore (Englewood Cliffs: Prentice-Hall, 1965) and

International Folkloristics: Classical Contributions by the Founders of Folklore (Lanham MD: Rowman and

Littlefield,1999).