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FROM THE EDITOR

    1. R Journals, Genre, and Value
      1. Tom Boellstorff

VITAL TOPICS FORUM

    1. R On Nature and the Human
      1. Agustín Fuentes
        Jonathan Marks
        Tim Ingold
        Robert Sussman
        Patrick V. Kirch
        Elizabeth M. Brumfiel
        Rayna Rapp
        Faye Ginsburg
        Laura Nader
        Conrad P. Kottak

IN FOCUS: (NOT) THE END OF ANTHROPOLOGY, AGAIN SOME THOUGHTS ON DISCIPLINARY FUTURES

    1. R Introduction to "In Focus: (Not) The End of Anthropology, Again? Some Thoughts on Disciplinary Futures"
      1. John Comaroff
        Karl-Heinz Kohl
    2. R The End of Anthropology, Again: On the Future of an In/Discipline
      1. John Comaroff
    3. R Diversity Is Our Business
      1. Ulf Hannerz
    4. R Transitions: Notes on Sociocultural Anthropology's Present and Its Transnational Potential
      1. Andre Gingrich

RESEARCH ARTICLES

    1. R Torture by Cieng: Ethical Theory Meets Social Practice among the Dinka Agaar of South Sudan
      1. Jeffery L. Deal
    2. R Events of Translation: Intertextuality and Christian Ethnotheologies of Change among Guhu-Samane, Papua New Guinea
      1. Courtney Handman
    3. R Cultural Patterns of Trauma among 19th-Century-Born Males in Cadaver Collections
      1. Carlina de la Cova
    4. R A Child's House: Social Memory, Identity, and the Construction of Childhood in Early Postclassic Mexican Households
      1. Kristin De Lucia
    5. R Creative Heritage: Palestinian Heritage NGOs and Defiant Arts of Government
      1. Chiara De Cesari

PUBLIC ANTHROPOLOGY

    1. R Introducing Public Anthropology Reviews, December 2010
      1. Alaka Wali
        Melissa Checker
        David Vine
    2. R Review of the Works of Mark Schuller and Gina Ulysse: Collaborations with Haitian Feminists
      1. Cheryl Rodriguez
    3. R Katherine Dunham's Dance as Public Anthropology
      1. Elizabeth Chin
    4. R The "New Dialogue on Race" Conference on Capitol Hill
      1. Nell Gabiam
    5. R Anthropology-Led Community-Engagement Programs
      1. David Simmons
    6. R Service Learning with Immigrant Voices (http://www.bsos.umd.edu/ANTH/Research/ImmigrantLife/ImmigrantVoices/index.html)
      1. Lillian Peña Torres
    7. R Immigrant Voices: Using Video to Tell Stories
      1. Deborah Nelson
    8. R A Review of Tenure and Promotion Guidelines in Higher Education: Optimistic Signs for Applied, Practicing, and Public Interest Anthropology
      1. Linda A. Bennett
        Sunil K. Khanna

VISUAL ANTHROPOLOGY

    1. R Virtual Voyages: Cinema and Travel edited by Jeffrey Ruoff
      1. Eric K. Silverman
    2. R In the Kitchen by Dona Schwartz
      1. Jay Ruby
    3. R The Sari Soldiers by Julie Bridgham
      1. Elysee Nouvet
    4. R Club Native by Tracey Deer
      1. Emma Waugh
    5. R (Un)veiled: Muslim Women Talk about Hijab by Ines Hofmann Kanna
      1. Jens Kreinath
    6. R Kunst van Overleven: Marroncultuur uit Suriname by Tropenmuseum, Amsterdam
      1. Richard Price
        Sally Price

BOOK REVIEWS

    1. R BRINGING A REGIONAL PERSPECTIVE TO BIOARCHAEOLOGY NEW DIRECTIONS IN THE SKELETAL BIOLOGY OF GREECE edited by Lynne Schepartz, Sherry Fox, and Chryssi Bourbou
      1. Christina Torres-Rouff
    2. R CATALYST FOR SOCIAL CHANGE: COMMUNITY SERVICE LEARNING AS AN EDUCATIONAL ARCHAEOLOGY APPROACH TO COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT edited by Michael S. Nassaney and Mary Ann Levine
      1. John H. Jameson
    3. R Righteous Dopefiend by Philippe Bourgois and Jeff Schonberg
      1. Javier Auyero
    4. R Fighting Like a Community: Andean Civil Society in an Era of Indian Uprising by Rudi Colloredo-Mansfeld
      1. Edward Fischer
        Jennifer Vogt
    5. R Latino Spin: Public Image and the Whitewashing of Race by Arlene Davila
      1. Mark Sawyer
    6. R Producing Success: The Culture of Personal Advancement in an American High School by Peter Demerath
      1. Jill P. Koyama
    7. R Governing Gaza: Bureaucracy, Authority, and the Work of Rule, 1917–1967 by Ilana Feldman
      1. Rebecca L. Stein
    8. R The Captive and the Gift: Cultural Histories of Sovereignty in Russia and the Caucasus by Bruce Grant
      1. Dale Pesmen
    9. R Cuba: Religion, Social Capital, and Development by Adrian H. Hearn
      1. Amelia Rosenberg Weinreb
    10. R Alien Ocean: Anthropological Voyages in Microbial Seas by Stefan Helmreich
      1. Tobias Rees
    11. R Online a Lot of the Time by Ken Hillis
      1. Dawn Nafus
    12. R Needed by Nobody: Homelessness and Humanness in Post-Socialist Russia by Tova Höjdestrand
      1. David L. Ransel
    13. R Mothers and Others: The Evolutionary Origins of Mutual Understanding by Sarah Blaffer Hrdy
      1. David F. Lancy
    14. R Aging and the Indian Diaspora: Cosmopolitan Families in India and Abroad by Sarah Lamb
      1. Sylvia Vatuk
    15. R Women and Islamic Revival in a West African Town by Adeline Masquelier
      1. Marloes Janson
    16. R Archaeology as Political Action by Randall H. McGuire
      1. Scott Hutson
    17. R The Edge of Islam: Power, Personhood, and Ethnoreligious Boundaries on the Kenya Coast by Janet McIntosh
      1. Flagg Miller
    18. R The Patriotism of Despair: Nation, War, and Loss in Russia by Serguei Oushakine
      1. Mark Lipovetsky
    19. R Arguing with Tradition: The Language of Law in Hopi Tribal Court by Justin B. Richland
      1. Mark Goodale
    20. R The American War in Contemporary Vietnam: Transnational Remembrance and Representation by Christina Schwenkel
      1. Ann Marie Leshkowich
    21. R The Archaeology of American Labor and Working-Class Life by Paul Shackel
      1. Jane Eva Baxter
    22. R We Will Dance Our Truth: Yaqui History in Yoeme Performances by David Delgado Shorter
      1. Kirstin Erickson
    23. R Reconstructing Racial Identity and the African Past in the Dominican Republic by Kimberly Eison Simmons
      1. Charles Price
    24. R Yeshiva Fundamentalism: Piety, Gender, and Resistance in the Ultra-Orthodox World by Nurit Stadler
      1. Ayala Fader
    25. R Judging Mohammed: Juvenile Delinquency, Immigration, and Exclusion at the Paris Palace of Justice by Susan Terrio
      1. Miriam Ticktin
    26. R Envisioning America: New Chinese Americans and the Politics of Belonging by Tritia Toyota
      1. Ella Schmidt
    27. R Bulletproof: Afterlives of Anticolonial Prophecy in South Africa and Beyond by Jennifer Wenzel
      1. Tsitsi Jaji
    28. R The Pueblo Revolt and the Mythology of Conquest: An Indigenous Archaeology of Contact by Michael V. Wilcox
      1. Chip Colwell-Chanthaphonh
    29. R Catching Fire: How Cooking Made Us Human by Richard Wrangham
      1. Frances Burton
    30. R New Masters, New Servants: Migration, Development, and Women Workers in China by Yan Hairong
      1. Tiantian Zheng

OBITUARIES

    1. R Claude Gustave Lévi-Strauss (1908–2009)
    2. R Melvin Lawrence Ember (1933–2009)
    3. R Michael Clark Kearney (1937–2009)

INDEX

    1. R AMERICAN ANTHROPOLOGIST VOLUME 112 INDEX

ERRATUM

    1. R For: "Traces of a Lost Language and Number System Discovered on the North Coast of Peru" by Jeffrey Quilter, Marc Zender, Karen Spalding, Régulo Franco Jordán, César Gálvez Mora, and Juan Castañeda Murga, in American Anthropologist 112(4)