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Contents:

FROM THE EDITOR

    1. R Gender and Citations in American Anthropologist
      1. Michael Chibnik

INTERVIEW

    1. R And the Rest Is History: A Conversation with Sidney Mintz
      1. Sidney Mintz
        Jonathan T. Thomas

RESEARCH ARTICLES

    1. R Resisting Commensurability: Against Informed Consent as an Anthropological Virtue
      1. Kirsten Bell
    2. R The Demise of the Bumbler and the Crock: From Experience to Accountability in Medical Education and Ethnography
      1. Janelle S. Taylor
    3. R A Changing Climate for Anthropological and Archaeological Research? Improving the Climate-Change Models
      1. Paul Roscoe
    4. R Social-Science Fiction: The Genesis and Legacy of Horace Miner's "Body Ritual among the Nacirema“
      1. Mark Burde
    5. R Science, the Media, and Interpretations of Upper Paleolithic Figurines
      1. April Nowell
        Melanie L. Chang
    6. R Holding On: Adoption, Kinship Tensions, and Pregnancy in the Marshall Islands
      1. Elise Berman
    7. R Paternal Investment and the Positive Effects of Fathers among the Matrilineal Mosuo of Southwest China
      1. Siobhán M. Mattison
        Brooke Scelza
        Tami Blumenfield
    8. R Making Law: Small-Scale Trade and Corrupt Exceptions at the Vietnam–China Border
      1. Kirsten W. Endres
    9. R Revelations of the World: Transnationalism and the Politics of Perception in Papua New Guinea
      1. James Slotta

RESEARCH REPORT

    1. R Ply, Markedness, and Redundancy: New Evidence for How Andean Khipus Encoded Information
      1. Sabine Hyland

VISUAL ANTHROPOLOGY

    1. R Editing the Visual Anthropology Section of American Anthropologist: A Brief Statement from the Incoming Editors
      1. John L. Jackson
        Deborah A. Thomas
        Stanton E. F. Wortham
    2. R Notes from the Wilderness
      1. John Melville Bishop
    3. R Forging Deeper into the Wilderness: The State of Visual Anthropology Today
      1. Brent Luvaas
    4. R David Bowie Is....
      1. Liam Buckley
    5. R Is the Man Who Is Tall Happy? An Animated Conversation with Noam Chomsky; Manufacturing Consent: Noam Chomsky and the Media
      1. Noam Osband

WORLD ANTHROPOLOGY

    1. R Historical, Institutional, and Personal Dimensions of World Anthropology
      1. Jim Weil
    2. R On Kunio Yanagita's 1934 "World Folkloristics“ Project: A Precursor to World Anthropology
      1. Takami Kuwayama
    3. R Doing Anthropology in Yucatan: Notes from a Mexican Periphery
      1. Gabriela Vargas-Cetina
        Steffan Igor Ayora-Diaz
    4. R Weaving Knowledge Histories around Political Engagement: A Story of Anthropological Understanding
      1. Susana Narotzky

BOOK REVIEWS

    1. R Dangerous Multilingualism: Northern Perspectives on Order, Purity and Normality by Jan Blommaert, Sirpa Leppänen, Päivi Pahta, and Tiina Räisänen, eds.
      1. Harry Lönnroth
    2. R Cultural Negotiations: The Role of Women in the Founding of Americanist Archaeology by David L. Browman.
      1. Barbara Roth
    3. R The Soul of Anime: Collaborative Creativity and Japan's Media Success Story by Ian Condry.
      1. Tomomi Yamaguchi
    4. R Cultural Struggles: Performance, Ethnography, Praxis by Dwight Conquergood, auth., and E. Patrick Johnson, ed.
      1. Norman K. Denzin
    5. R Militant Lactivism? Attachment Parenting and Intensive Motherhood in the U.K. and France by Charlotte Faircloth.
      1. Adrienne Pine
    6. R Jazz Cosmopolitanism in Accra: Five Musical Years in Ghana by Steven Feld.
      1. Daniel Avorgbedor
    7. R Forging Rights in a New Democracy: Ukrainian Students between Freedom and Justice by Anna Fournier.
      1. Olena Nikolayenko
    8. R The Paradox of Relevance: Ethnography and Citizenship in the United States by Carol J. Greenhouse.
      1. William Leap
    9. R Unearthing Gender: Folksongs of North India by Smita Tewari Jassal.
      1. Edward O. Henry
    10. R Agent, Person, Subject, Self: A Theory of Ontology, Interaction, and Infrastructure by Paul Kockelman.
      1. Elizabeth Mertz
    11. R Discipline and Debate: The Language of Violence in a Tibetan Buddhist Monastery by Michael Lempert.
      1. Martin A. Mills
    12. R Adiós Niño: The Gangs of Guatemala City and the Politics of Death by Deborah T. Levenson.
      1. Jennifer L. Burrell
    13. R Retirement on the Line: Age, Work, and Value in an American Factory by Caitrin Lynch.
      1. Chris Wellin
    14. R Vulnerability and the Art of Protection: Embodiment and Health Care in Moroccan Households by Marybeth J. MacPhee.
      1. Cortney Hughes Rinker
    15. R Censorium: Cinema and the Open Edge of Mass Publicity by William Mazzarella.
      1. Monika Mehta
    16. R National Days and the Politics of Indigenous and Local Identities in Australia and New Zealand by Patrick A. McAllister.
      1. David Pearson
    17. R Evolutionary Linguistics by April McMahon and Robert McMahon.
      1. Michael Dunn
    18. R Sacred Darkness: A Global Perspective on the Ritual Use of Caves by Holley Moyes, ed.
      1. Ruth Whitehouse
    19. R Not Hollywood: Independent Film at the Twilight of the American Dream by Sherry B. Ortner.
      1. Colleen Ballerino Cohen
    20. R The Cooking of History: How Not To Study Afro-Cuban Religion by Stephan Palmié.
      1. Stephen Selka
    21. R Playing with Languages: Children and Change in a Caribbean Village by Amy L. Paugh.
      1. Inmaculada M. García-Sánchez
    22. R Life in Crisis: The Ethical Journey of Doctors Without Borders by Peter Redfield.
      1. Sharon Abramowitz
    23. R African Genesis: Perspectives on Hominin Evolution by Sally C. Reynolds and Andrew Gallagher, eds.
      1. Bernard Wood
    24. R Recording Culture: Powwow Music and the Aboriginal Recording Industry on the Northern Plains by Christopher A. Scales.
      1. Susan M. Taffe Reed
    25. R Natural Potency and Political Power: Forests and State Authority in Contemporary Laos by Sarinda Singh.
      1. Michelle Roberts
    26. R Place and Identity in Classic Maya Narratives by Alexandre Tokovinine.
      1. Bryan R. Just
    27. R American Indians and the American Imaginary: Cultural Representation across the Centuries by Pauline Turner Strong.
      1. Kristin L. Dowell
    28. R Exit Zero: Family and Class in Postindustrial Chicago by Christine J. Walley.
      1. Angelique Haugerud
    29. R The Complete Codex Zouche-Nuttall: Mixtec Lineage Histories and Political Biographies by Robert Lloyd Williams.
      1. Maarten E. R. G. N. Jansen
    30. R Pink Globalization: Hello Kitty's Trek across the Pacific by Christine R. Yano.
      1. Artur Lozano-Méndez

OBITUARIES

    1. R Robert Van Kemper (1945–2013)
      1. Caroline B. Brettell
    2. R Helen Icken Safa (1930–2013)
      1. June Nash
    3. R George Ward Stocking Jr. (1928–2013)
      1. Regna Darnell

ERRATUM

    1. R For: "Contemporary Biological Anthropology in 2013: Integrative, Connected, and Relevant“ by Katherine C. MacKinnon in American Anthropologist 116(2)