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History and Historiography

The Production of European High Culture in Los Angeles: The J. Paul Getty Trust as Artificial Curiosity

Avant-gardism as a Mode of Culture Change

Cultural Production and Reproduction in Ciudad Juárez, Mexico: Tropes at Play among Maquiladora Workers

Agonistic Exchange: Homeric Reciprocity and the Heritage of Simmel and Mauss

Museums and Festivals: Notes on the Poetics and Politics of Representation Conference, The Smithsonian Institution, September 26–28, 1988, Ivan Karp and Steven Levine, Organizers

Ethnic Protest and Social Planning: A Look at Basque Language Revival

Possible Modernities

Beyond Ethnography: Anthropology as Nominalism

The Modernity of Power in the Chinese Socialist Order

Band-Level Eden: A Mystifying Chimera

Dyssimulation: Reflexivity, Narrative, and the Quest for Authenticity in “Living History”

The Public Faces of Sarah Winnemucca

Margaret Mead and Gregory Bateson in Bali: Their Use of Photography and Film

PATCO Lives! Stigma, Heroism, and Symbolic Transformations