Socio-Cultural and Linguistic

Please note that this is not a complete list. We aim to keep this list updated with books published within the last two years that have not yet been reviewed by the Forum. If you would like to review a title not listed here, please get in touch.

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Ahmad, Irfan. 2017. Religion as Critique: Islamic Critical Thinking from Mecca to the Marketplace. Islamic Civilization and Muslim Networks. Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press.

Ahsan, Sonia. 2021. Pious Peripheries: Runaway Women in Post-Taliban Afghanistan. Stanford, California: Stanford University Press.

Alexy, Allison. 2020a. Intimate Disconnections: Divorce and the Romance of Independence in Contemporary Japan. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.

———. 2020b. Intimate Disconnections: Divorce and the Romance of Independence in Contemporary Japan. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.

Allen, Lori. 2021. A History of False Hope: Investigative Commissions in Palestine. Stanford, California: Stanford University Press.

Ananʹev, I. M. 1988. Tankovye Armii v Nastuplenii: Po Opytu Velikoĭ Otechestvennoĭ Voĭny, 1941-1945 Gg. Moskva: Voen. izd-vo.

Andersson, Ruben. 2019. No Go World: How Fear Is Redrawing Our Maps and Infecting Our Politics. Oakland, California: University of California Press.

Bader, Christopher, and Joseph O. Baker. 2019. Deviance Management: Insiders, Outsiders, Hiders, and Drifters. Oakland, California: University of California Press.

Bao, Hongwei. 2018. Queer Comrades: Gay Identity and Tongzhi Activism in Postsocialist China. Gendering Asia, no. 14. Copenhagen, Denmark: NIAS Press.

Bate, Bernard, E. Annamalai, Francis Cody, Malarvizhi, and Constantine V. Nakassis. 2021. Protestant Textuality and the Tamil Modern: Political Oratory and the Social Imaginary in South Asia. South Asia in Motion. Stanford, California: Stanford University Press.

Bauer, Daniel. 2018. Identity, Development, and the Politics of the Past: An Ethnography of Continuity and Change in a Coastal Ecuadorian Community. Louisville, Colorado: University Press of Colorado.

Bay, Mia. 2021. Traveling Black: A Story of Race and Resistance. Cambridge, Massachusetts: The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press.

Beck, Sam, and Ana Ivasiuc, eds. 2018. Roma Activism: Reimagining Power and Knowledge. First edition. New York ; Oxford: Berghahn.

BECKETT, GREG. 2020. THERE IS NO MORE HAITI: Between Life and Death in Port-Au-Prince. Place of publication not identified: UNIV OF CALIFORNIA Press.

Belloni, Milena. 2019. The Big Gamble: The Migration of Eritreans to Europe. Oakland, California: University of California Press.

Berend, Zsuzsa. 2016. The Online World of Surrogacy. Fertility, Reproduction and Sexuality, Volume 35. New York: Berghahn.

Besteman, Catherine Lowe. 2020. Militarized Global Apartheid. Global Insecurities. Durham: Duke University Press.

Black, Steven P. 2019. Speech and Song at the Margins of Global Health: Zulu Tradition, HIV Stigma, and AIDS Activism in South Africa. New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press.

Bloch, Stefano. 2019. Going All City: Struggle and Survival in LA’s Graffiti Subculture. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press.

Boeri, Miriam, and Rashi K. Shukla, eds. 2019. Inside Ethnography: Researchers Reflect on the Challenges of Reaching Hidden Populations. Oakland, California: University of California Press.

Boersema, Jacob R. 2021. Can We Unlearn Racism? What South Africa Teaches Us about Whiteness. Stanford, California: Stanford University Press.

Boyce, Travis D., and Winsome M. Chunnu, eds. 2019. Historicizing Fear: Ignorance, Vilification, and Othering. Louisville: University Press of Colorado.

Bradley, Stefan M. 2018. Upending the Ivory Tower: Civil Rights, Black Power, and the Ivy League. New York: New York University Press.

Brandel, Andrew, and Marco Motta, eds. 2021. Living with Concepts: Anthropology in the Grip of Reality. First edition. Thinking from Elsewhere. New York: Fordham University Press.

Brewer, John, Neil Alan Fromer, Fredrik Albritton Jonsson, and Frank Trentmann, eds. 2019. Scarcity in the Modern World: History, Politics, Society and Sustainability, 1800-2075. London ; New York, NY: Bloomsbury Publishing Plc.

Briggs, Charles L. 2021. Unlearning: Rethinking Poetics, Pandemics, and the Politics of Knowledge. Logan: Utah State University Press.

Byler, Darren. 2021. Terror Capitalism: Uyghur Dispossession and Masculinity in a Chinese City. Durham: Duke University Press.

Campbell, Howard. 2021. Downtown Juárez: Underworlds of Violence and Abuse. University of Texas Press.

Carolan, Michael S. 2021. A Decent Meal: The Search for Empathy in a Divided America. Stanford, California: Redwood Press.

Carter, Jon Horne. 2022. Gothic Sovereignty: Street Gangs and Statecraft in Honduras. Texas University Press.

Carter, Rebecca Louise. 2019. Prayers for the People: Homicide and Humanity in the Crescent City. Chicago ; London: The University of Chicago Press.

Cassidy, Rebecca. 2020. Vicious Games: Capitalism and Gambling. Anthropology, Culture and Society. London: Pluto Press.

Chappell, Ben. 2021. Mexican American Fastpitch: Identity at Play in Vernacular Sport. Stanford, California: Stanford University Press.

Christensen, Mark Z., and Matthew Restall. 2019. Return to Ixil: Maya Society in an Eighteenth-Century Yucatec Town. Louisville, Colorado: University Press of Colorado.

Chudakova, Tatiana. 2021. Mixing Medicines: Ecologies of Care in Buddhist Siberia. Thinking from Elsewhere. New York: Fordham University Press.

Coe, Cati. 2019. The New American Servitude: Political Belonging among African Immigrant Home Care Workers. Anthropologies of American Medicine: Culture, Power, and Practice. New York: New York University Press.

Coyle Rosen, Lauren. 2020. Fires of Gold: Law, Spirit, and Sacrificial Labor in Ghana. Atelier: Ethnographic Inquiry in the Twenty-First Century 4. Oakland, California: University of California Press.

Das, Veena. 2020. Textures of the Ordinary: Doing Anthropology after Wittgenstein. Thinking from Elsewhere. New York: Fordham University Press.

Déléage, Pierre. 2020. Arctic Madness: The Anthropology of a Delusion. First. Anthropological Novellas. Chicago: HAU Books.

Dent, Alexander Sebastian. 2020. Digital Pirates: Policing Intellectual Property in Brazil. Stanford: Stanford University Press.

Dillingham, Alan Shane. 2021. Oaxaca Resurgent: Indigeneity, Development, and Inequality in Twentieth-Century Mexico. Stanford, California: Stanford University Press.

Dua, Jatin. 2019. Captured at Sea: Piracy and Protection in the Indian Ocean. Atelier: Ethnographic Inquiry in the Twenty First Century 3. Oakland, California: University of California Press.

Dyrness, Andrea, and Enrique Sepúlveda. 2020. Border Thinking: Latinx Youth Decolonizing Citizenship. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press.

EDWARDS, DAVID B. 2019. CARAVAN OF MARTYRS: Sacrifice and Suicide Bombing in Afghanistan. Place of publication not identified: UNIV OF CALIFORNIA Press.

ELLEN, ROY. 2021. NUAULU WORLD OF PLANTS Ethnobotanical Cognition, Knowledge and Practice among a People of Seram,… Eastern Indonesia. S.l.: SEAN KINGSTON PUBLISHING.

Eriksen, Thomas Hylland, Sanna Valkonen, and Jarno Valkonen, eds. 2018. Knowing from the Indigenous North: Sámi Approaches to History, Politics and Belonging. Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY: Routledge.

Erikson, Kai, and Lori A. Peek. 2022. The Continuing Storm: Learning from Katrina. First edition. The Katrina Bookshelf. Austin: University of Texas Press.

Estalella, Adolfo, and Tomas Sanchez Criado, eds. 2018. Experimental Collaborations: Ethnography through Fieldwork Devices. Easa Series. New York: Berghahn Books.

Farmer, Paul, and Jonathan Weigel. 2013. To Repair the World: Paul Farmer Speaks to the next Generation. Berkeley: University of California Press.

Fernández-Armesto, Felipe. 2019. Out of Our Minds: What We Think and How We Came to Think It. Oakland, California: University of California Press.

Fisher, Jill A. 2020. Adverse Events: Race, Inequality, and the Testing of New Pharmaceuticals. New York: New York University Press.

Gagné, Nana Okura. 2020. Reworking Japan: Changing Men at Work and Play under Neoliberalism. Ithaca [New York]: ILR Press, an imprint of Cornell University Press.

Gao, Shuang. 2019. Aspiring to Be Global: Language and Social Change in a Tourism Village in China. Encounters 13. Bristol ; Blue Ridge Summit: Multilingual Matters.

Gay y Blasco, Paloma, and Huon Wardle. 2007. How to Read Ethnography. Abingdon [England] ; New York: Routledge.

Ghodsee, Kristen Rogheh. 2019. Second World, Second Sex: Socialist Women’s Activism and Global Solidarity during the Cold War. Durham: Duke University Press.

Gonick, Sophie L. 2021. Dispossession and Dissent: Immigrants and the Struggle for Housing in Madrid. Stanford, California: Stanford University Press.

González, Roberto J. 2020. Connected: How a Mexican Village Built Its Own Cell Phone Network. Oakland, California: University of California Press.

Greenbaum, Susan D. 2015. Blaming the Poor: The Long Shadow of the Moynihan Report on Cruel Images about Poverty. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press.

Greenbaum, Susan D., Glenn Jacobs, and Prentice Zinn, eds. 2020. Collaborating for Change: A Participatory Action Research Casebook. First edition. New Brunswick ; London: Rutgers University Press.

Gregg, Melissa. 2018. Counterproductive: Time Management in the Knowledge Economy. Durham: Duke University Press.

Gribaldo, Alessandra. 2020. Unexpected Subjects: Intimate Partner Violence, Testimony and the Law. Malinowski Monographs. Chicago: HAU Books.

HadžiMuhamedović, Safet. 2018. Waiting for Elijah: Time and Encounter in a Bosnian Landscape. First edition. Articulating Journeys : Festivals, Memorials, and Homecomings. New York, NY: Berghahn Books.

Hamlin, Rebecca. 2021. Crossing: How We Label and React to People on the Move. Stanford, California: Stanford University Press.

Harrison, Ira E., Deborah Johnson-Simon, and Erica Lorraine Williams, eds. 2018. The Second Generation of African American Pioneers in Anthropology. Urbana: University of Illinois Press.

Haskell, David L. 2018. The Two Taríacuris and the Early Colonial and Prehispanic Past of Michoacán. Louisville: University Press of Colorado.

Hicks, David. 2021. Oral Literature, Gender and Precedence in East Timor: Metaphysics in Narrative. Nordic Institute of Asian Studies Monograph Series, no. 147. Copenhagen: NIAS Press.

Hilton, Andy (Ed ), and Andy Hilton. 2019. Anthropology and Mysticism in the Making of Initiation: A History of Discourse and Ideas for Today. Wageningen: Wageningen Academic Publishers.

Hinton, Alexander Laban. 2018. The Justice Facade: Trials of Transition in Cambodia. First edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

———. 2021. It Can Happen Here: White Power and the Rising Threat of Genocide in the US. New York: NYU Press.

Hoffman, Susanna M., and Roberto E. Barrios, eds. 2020. Disaster upon Disaster: Exploring the Gap between Knowledge, Policy, and Practice. First edition. Catastrophes in Context, Volume 2. New York: Berghahn Books.

Højer, Lars. 2019. The Anti-Social Contract: Injurious Talk and Dangerous Exchanges in Northern Mongolia. New York: Berghahn Books.

Hopkins, Nicholas A. 2021. Chuj (Mayan) Narratives: Folklore, History, and Ethnography from Northwestern Guatemala. Louisville: University Press of Colorado.

Howe, Nimachia. 2019. Retelling Trickster in Naapi’s Language. Louisville: University Press of Colorado.

Jensen, Casper Bruun, and Atsuro Morita, eds. 2019. Multiple Nature-Cultures, Diverse Anthropologies. First edition. Studies in Social Analysis, Volume 9. New York: Berghahn Books.

Johannes, Venetia. 2020. Nourishing the Nation: Food as National Identity in Catalonia. New Directions in Anthropology, volume 44. New York: Berghahn.

Joshi, Khyati Y. 2020. White Christian Privilege: The Illusion of Religious Equality in America. New York: New York University Press.

Kapferer, Bruce, ed. 2018. State, Resistance, Transformation: Anthropological Perspectives on the Dynamics of Power in Contemporary Global Realities. Canon Pyon: Sean Kingston Publishing.

Kartomi, Margaret J., ed. 2019. Performing the Arts of Indonesia: Malay Identity and Politics in the Music, Dance and Theatre of the Riau Islands. NIAS Studies in Asian Topics 68. Copenhagen K, Denmark: NIAS Press.

Kendall, Laurel. 2021. Mediums and Magical Things: Statues, Paintings, and Masks in Asian Places. Oakland, California: University of California Press.

Keough, Sara Beth, and Scott M. Youngstedt. 2019. Water, Life, and Profit: Fluid Economies and Cultures of Niamey, Niger. New York: Berghahn Books.

Kim, Nadia Y. 2021. Refusing Death: Immigrant Women and the Fight for Environmental Justice in LA. Stanford, California: Stanford University Press.

Kirin, Veronica, and Veronica Kirin. 2018. Stories of Elders: What the Greatest Generation Knows about Technology That You Don’t. Buffalo, CA: Identity Publications.

Kishigami, Nobuhiro. 2021. “Food Sharing in Human Societies: Anthropological Perspectives.” Springer. https://link.springer.com/book/10.1007/978-981-16-7810-3

Kitta, Andrea. 2019. The Kiss of Death: Contagion, Contamination, and Folklore. Logan: Utah State University Press.

Kleinman, Julie. 2019. Adventure Capital: Migration and the Making of an African Hub in Paris. Oakland, California: University of California Press.

Klima, Alan. 2019. Ethnography #9. Durham: Duke University Press.

Kusimba, Sibel Barut. 2021. Reimagining Money: Kenya in the Digital Finance Revolution. Culture and Economic Life. Stanford, California: Stanford University Press.

Kyed, Helene Maria, ed. 2020. Everyday Justice in Myanmar: Informal Resolutions and State Evasion in a Time of Contested Transition. NIAS Studies in Asian Topics 71. Copenhagen: NIAS Press.

Lafrenz Samuels, Kathryn, and Paul A. Shackel. 2018. Mobilizing Heritage: Anthropological Practice and Transnational Prospects. Cultural Heritage Studies. Gainesville: University Press of Florida.

Layton, Robert, ed. 2020. The Anthropology of Displaced Communities. Canon Pyon: Sean Kingston Publishing.

Lea, Tess. 2020. Wild Policy: Indigeneity and the Unruly Logics of Intervention. Anthropology of Policy. Stanford, California: Stanford University Press.

Lesnik, Julie J. 2018. Edible Insects and Human Evolution. Gainesville: University Press of Florida.

Lester, Rebecca J. 2019. Famished: Eating Disorders and Failed Care in America. Oakland, California: University of California Press.

Livingston, Julie. 2019. Self-Devouring Growth: A Planetary Parable as Told from Southern Africa. Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography. Durham: Duke University Press.

Lowrey, Kathleen Bolling. 2020. Shamanism and Vulnerability on the North and South American Great Plains. Louisville: University Press of Colorado.

Mahony, Sorcha. 2018. Searching for a Better Life: Growing up in the Slums of Bangkok. New York: Berghahn Books.

Maida, Carl A., and Sam Beck, eds. 2018. Global Sustainability and Communities of Practice. New York: Berghahn Books.

Malmström, Maria Frederika. 2019. The Streets Are Talking to Me: Affective Fragments in Sisi’s Egypt. Oakland, California: University of California Press.

Mariner, Kathryn A. 2019. Contingent Kinship: The Flows and Futures of Adoption in the United States. Atelier: Ethnographic Inquiry in the Twenty-First Century 2. Oakland, California: University of California Press.

Meek, David. 2020. The Political Ecology of Education: Brazil’s Landless Workers’ Movement and the Politics of Knowledge. First edition. Radical Natures Series. Morgantown: West Virginia University Press.

MELANESIAN WORLD. 2020. S.l.: ROUTLEDGE.

Ménoret, Pascal. 2020. Graveyard of Clerics: Everyday Activism in Saudi Arabia. Stanford Studies in Middle Eastern and Islamic Societies and Cultures. Stanford, California: Stanford University Press.

Mensitieri, Giulia, and Natasha Lehrer. 2020. The Most Beautiful Job in the World: Lifting the Veil on the Fashion Industry. London, UK ; New York, NY, USA: Bloomsbury Visual Arts, Bloomsbury Publishing PLo.

Mershon, Carol, and Olga Shvetsova. 2019. Formal Modeling in Social Science. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press.

Mollona, Massimiliano. 2020. Brazilian Steel Town: Machines, Land, Money and Commoning in the Making of the Working Class. Dislocations, volume 27. New York: Berghahn.

Moore, Amelia. 2019. Destination Anthropocene: Science and Tourism in the Bahamas. Critical Environments: Nature, Science, and Politics 7. Oakland, California: University of California Press.

Moran, Laura K. 2020. Belonging and Becoming in a Multicultural World: Refugee Youth and the Pursuit of Identity. Rutgers Series in Childhood Studies. New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press.

Muir, Sarah. 2021. Routine Crisis: An Ethnography of Disillusion. Chicago Studies in Practices of Meaning. Chicago ; London: The University of Chicago Press.

Newton, Esther. 2018. My Butch Career: A Memoir. Durham: Duke University Press.

Offner, Jerome A., and Katarzyna Mikulska, eds. 2019. Indigenous Graphic Communication Systems: A Theoretical Approach. Louisville, Colorado: University Press of Colorado.

O’Neill, Kevin Lewis. 2019. Hunted: Predation and Pentecostalism in Guatemala. Class 200, New Studies in Religion. Chicago ; London: The University of Chicago Press.

Østebø, Marit Tolo. 2021. Village Gone Viral: Understanding the Spread of Policy Models in a Digital Age. Anthropology of Policy. Stanford, California: Stanford University Press.

Osterholtz, Anna J., ed. 2020. The Poetics of Processing: Memory Formation, Identity, and the Handling of the Dead. Louisville: University Press of Colorado.

Owensby, Brian Philip. 2021. New World of Gain: Europeans, Guaraní, and the Global Origins of Modern Economy. Stanford, California: Stanford University Press.

Özden-Schilling, Canay. 2021. The Current Economy: Electricity Markets and Techno-Economics. Stanford, California: Stanford University Press.

Pacific Arts Association (1974- ), Anne E. Allen, and Deborah Waite, eds. 2014. Repositioning Pacific Arts: Artists, Objects, Histories: Proceedings of the VII International Symposium of the Pacific Arts Association, Christchurch, New Zealand. Canon Pyon, [England]: Sean Kingston Publishing.

Panagiotopoulos, Anastasios, and Diana Espirito Santo, eds. 2019. Articulate Necrographies: Comparative Perspectives on the Voices and Silences of the Dead. New York: Berghahn Books.

Peletz, Michael G. 2020. Sharia Transformations: Cultural Politics and the Rebranding of an Islamic Judiciary. Oakland, California: University of California Press.

Porath, Nathan, ed. 2019. Hearing Southeast Asia: Sounds of Hierarchy and Power in Context. NIAS Studies in Asian Topics 69. Copenhagen: NIAS Press.

Porter, Natalie. 2019. Viral Economies: Bird Flu Experiments in Vietnam. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press.

Postill, John. 2018. The Rise of Nerd Politics: Digital Activism and Political Change. Anthropology, Culture & Society. London: Pluto Press.

Ralph, Laurence. 2020. The Torture Letters: Reckoning with Police Violence. Chicago ; London: The University of Chicago Press.

Reno, Joshua. 2020. Military Waste: The Unexpected Consequences of Permanent War Readiness. Oakland, California: University of California Press.

Roller, Heather F. 2021. Contact Strategies: Histories of Native Autonomy in Brazil. Stanford, California: Stanford University Press.

Roszko, Edyta. 2020. Fishers, Monks and Cadres: Navigating State, Religion and the South China Sea in Central Vietnam. Nordic Institute of Asian Studies Monograph Series, no. 151. Copenhagen: NIAS Press.

Rubin, Ashley T. 2021. Rocking Qualitative Social Science: An Irreverent Guide to Rigorous Research. Stanford, California: Stanford University Press.

Ruddock, Anna. 2021. Special Treatment: Student Doctors at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences. South Asia in Motion. Stanford, California: Stanford University Press.

Sanabria, Harry. 2007. The Anthropology of Latin America and the Caribbean. 1st ed. Boston, MA: Pearson Allyn and Bacon.

Scaramelli, Caterina. 2021. How to Make a Wetland: Water and Moral Ecology in Turkey. Stanford, California: Stanford University Press.

Schielke, Samuli. 2020. Migrant Dreams: Egyptian Workers in the Gulf States. Cairo New York: The American University in Cairo Press.

Shange, Savannah. 2019. Progressive Dystopia: Abolition, Anthropology, and Race in the New San Francisco. Durham: Duke University Press.

Sharp, Lesley Alexandra. 2019. Animal Ethos: The Morality of Human-Animal Encounters in Experimental Lab Science. Oakland, California: University of California Press.

Slack, Jeremy. 2019. Deported to Death: How Drug Violence Is Changing Migration on the US-Mexico Border. California Series in Public Anthropology. Oakland, California: University of California Press.

Smith, Ann, and Ann Smith. 2019. The Girl in the Text. First Edition. Transnational Girlhoods 1. New York: Berghahn Books.

Stavrianakis, Anthony. 2020. Leaving: A Narrative of Assisted Suicide. Oakland, California: University of California Press.

Stein, Rebecca L. 2021. Screen Shots: State Violence on Camera in Israel and Palestine. Stanford Studies in Middle Eastern and Islamic Societies and Cultures. Stanford, California: Stanford University Press.

Stephen, Lynn. 2021. Stories That Make History: Mexico through Elena Poniatowska’s Crónicas. Durham: Duke University Press.

Stone, Linda, and Diane E. King. 2019. Kinship and Gender: An Introduction. Sixth Edition. New York: Routledge.

Stone, Pamela, and Meg Lovejoy. 2019. Opting Back in: What Really Happens When Mothers Go Back to Work. Oakland, California: University of California Press.

Stone, Glenn Davis. 2022. The Agricultural Dilemma: How Not to Feed the World. First edition. Earthscan Food and Agriculture Series. New York, NY: Routledge.

Strathern, Marilyn. 2020. Relations: An Anthropological Account. Durham: Duke University Press.

Sullivian, Nikki, and Craig Middleton. 2019. Queering the Museum. 1st ed. Museums in Focus. New York: Routledge.

Swamy, Raja. 2021. Building Back Better in India: Development, NGOs, and Artisanal Fishers after the 2004 Tsunami. NGOgraphies. Tuscaloosa, Alabama: The University of Alabama Press.

Sweis, Rania Kassab. 2021. Paradoxes of Care: Children and Global Medical Aid in Egypt. Stanford Studies in Middle Eastern and Islamic Societies and Cultures. Stanford, California: Stanford University Press.

Switzer, Heather D. 2018. When the Light Is Fire: Maasai Schoolgirls in Contemporary Kenya. Urbana: University of Illinois Press.

Szeman, Imre. 2019. On Petrocultures: Globalization, Culture, and Energy. First edition. Energy and Society. Morgantown: West Virginia University Press.

Terwindt, Carolijn. 2020. When Protest Becomes Crime: Politics and Law in Liberal Democracies. Anthropology, Culture and Society. London: Pluto Press.

Thomas, Ebony Elizabeth. 2019. The Dark Fantastic: Race and the Imagination from Harry Potter to The Hunger Games.

Thomas, Todne. 2021. Kincraft: The Making of Black Evangelical Sociality. Religious Cultures of African and African Diaspora People. Durham: Duke University Press.

Tombs, Francis. 2011. Power Politics: Political Encounters in Industry and Engineering. London [u.a]: Tauris.

Trainer, Sarah, Alexandra Brewis, and Amber Wutich. 2021. Extreme Weight Loss: Life before and after Bariatric Surgery. New York: NYU Press.

Van Vleet, Krista E. 2019. Hierarchies of Care: Girls, Motherhood, and Inequality in Peru. Interpretations of Culture in the New Millennium. Urbana: University of Illinois Press.

Vijayakumar, Gowri. 2021. At Risk: Indian Sexual Politics and the Global AIDS Crisis. Globalization in Everyday Life. Stanford, California: Stanford University Press.

Vilaça, Aparecida, and David Rodgers. 2021. Paletó and Me: Memories of My Indigenous Father. Stanford, California: Stanford University Press.

Wallace, L.J., MacDonald, M.E. and Storeng, K.T., (2022). Anthropologies of Global Maternal and Reproductive Health: From Policy Spaces to Sites of Practice. Springer. Open Access.

Wanderer, Emily. 2020. The Life of a Pest: An Ethnography of Biological Invasion in Mexico. Oakland, California: The University of California Press.

Winter, Tim. 2019. Geocultural Power: China’s Quest to Revive the Silk Roads for the Twenty-First Century. Silk Roads Series. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press.

Wright, Andrea. 2021. Between Dreams and Ghosts: Indian Migration and Middle Eastern Oil. Stanford Studies in Middle Eastern and Islamic Societies and Cultures. Stanford, California: Stanford University Press.

Wurgaft, Benjamin Aldes. 2019. Meat Planet: Artificial Flesh and the Future of Food. Oakland, California: University of California Press.

Zhang, Li. 2021. The Origins of COVID-19: China and Global Capitalism. Stanford, California: Stanford Briefs, an imprint of Stanford University Press.