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United States

Authorizing Voices: Going Public in an Indigenous Language

Diasporic Identities: The Science and Politics of Race in the Work of Franz Boas and W. E. B. Du Bois, 1894–1919

"I Know All about Emma Lazarus": Nationalism and Its Contradictions in Congressional Rhetoric of Immigration Restriction

Anthropology and Politics in Studies of National Character

Searching for “Voices”: Feminism, Anthropology, and the Global Debate over Female Genital Operations

Partly Fragmented, Partly Integrated: An Anthropological Examination of “Postmodern Fragmented Subjects”

The Antisocial Skin: Structure, Resistance, and “Modern Primitive” Adornment in the United States

The Power of Culture: Notes on Some Aspects of Gay and Lesbian Kinship in America Today

“Indian Blood”: Reflections on the Reckoning and Refiguring of Native North American Identity

Training Tales: U. S. Medical Autobiography

Culture as Cure

Hope to Die a Dope Fiend

Can Metal Detectors Replace the Panopticon?

Private Visions, Public Culture: The Making of the Alamo

What Became Authentic Primitive Art?

Discourse and Discipline at the National Research Council: A Bureaucratic Bildungsroman

Telling about Whites, Talking about Indians: Oppression, Resistance, and Contemporary American Indian Identity

Refractions of the Field at Home: American Representations of Hindu Holy Men in the 19th and 20th Centuries

Somatic Modes of Attention

Race, Rubbish, and Resistance: Empowering Difference in Community Politics

Lost in America

Representation and Politics: Contesting Histories of the Iroquois

Touring Arcadia: Elements of Discursive Simulation and Cultural Struggle at a Children's Summer Camp

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

Secrets of Success in Postmodern Society

Analyzing a Speech Event: The Bush-Rather Exchange A (not very) Dramatic Dialogue

Nostalgia—A Polemic

The Public Faces of Sarah Winnemucca

“Speaking with Names”: Language and Landscape among the Western Apache

Talk and Real Talk: The Voices of Silence and the Voices of Power in American Family Life