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Activism and Social Movements

The Sociopolitical Lives of Dead Bodies: Tibetan Self-Immolation Protest as Mass Media

What is a Situation?: An Assemblic Ethnography of the Drug War

“Where there is fire, there is politics”: Ungovernability and Material Life in Urban South Africa

Occupy Wall Street and the Economic Imagination

Witness: Humans, Animals, and the Politics of Becoming

Bread, Freedom, Social Justice: The Egyptian Uprising and a Sufi Khidma

Rethinking Public Anthropology Through Epistemic Politics and Theoretical Practice

Beans Before the Law: Knowledge Practices, Responsibility, and the Paraguayan Soy Boom

The Past is Made By Walking: Labor Activism and Historical Production in Postcolonial Guadeloupe

On the Trail of Living Modified Organisms: Environmentalism Within and Against Neoliberal Order

Moral Ambitions of Grace: The Paradox of Compassion and Accountability in Evangelical Faith-Based Activism

Spectacles of Sexuality: Televisionary Activism in Nicaragua

The Allure of the Transnational: Notes on Some Aspects of the Political Economy of Water in India

Activist Research v. Cultural Critique: Indigenous Land Rights and the Contradictions of Politically Engaged Anthropology

Empty Citizenship: Protesting Politics in the Era of Globalization

Nationalism and Resistance: The Two Faces of Everyday Activism in Palestine during the Intifada

"Local Theory": Nature and the Making of an Amazonian Place

Generation X: Anthropology in a Media-Saturated World

The Salt of the Montaña: Interpreting Indigenous Activism in the Rain Forest

Maya Hackers and the Cyberspatialized Nation-State: Modernity, Ethnostalgia, and a Lizard Queen in Guatemala

Whose History? Whose Voice? Myth and Resistance in the Rise of the New Left in Mexico

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

Interpretation and Vision: A Critique of Cryptopositivism

The Decomposition of an Event

The Song of the Nonaligned World: Transnational Identities and the Reinscription of Space in Late Capitalism

A Broad(er)side to the Canon Being a Partial Account of a Year of Travel among Textual Communities in the Realm of Humanities Centers and Including a Collection of Artificial Curiosities

Culture and Categorization in a Turn-of-the-Century Barcelona Elite

Missing the Revolution: Anthropologists and the War in Peru

Masks and Soldiering: The Israeli Army and the Palestinian Uprising

A Zapotecan Meritocracy