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Contents:

Articles

    1. R Distinguished Lecture: Recent Work in the Decipherment of Palenque's Hieroglyphic Inscriptions
      1. Floyd G. Lounsbury
    2. R Amusement and Absolution: Transforming Narratives during Confession of Social Debts
      1. Corinne A. Kratz
    3. R Migration, Education, and the Status of Women in Southern Nigeria
      1. Marida Hollos
    4. R The Customs of Conflict Management among Corporate Executives
      1. Calvin Morrill
    5. R Status and Power in Classic Maya Society: An Archeological Study
      1. Julia A. Hendon
    6. R The Ideology of Authority and the Power of the Pot
      1. Timothy R. Pauketat
        Thomas E. Emerson

Commentaries

    1. R Cause and Effect of Dental Health, Diet, and Status among Foragers
      1. Susan Kent
    2. R Social Status and Dental Health among the Aka and Mbuti Pygmies
      1. Barry S. Hewlett
        Phillip L. Walker
    3. R Women, Class, and Dowry
      1. Mildred Dickemann
    4. R Dowry and Female Competition: A Reply to Dickemann
      1. Steven J. C. Gaulin
        James S. Boster
    5. R Polygyny: Further Factors from Mamprusi
      1. Dianne Naden
        Tony Naden
    6. R Urban Poverty in the Caribbean: A Reply to Douglas Midgett
      1. Michel S. Laguerre

Book Reviews

    1. R Applied Anthropology: Anthropology and Development in North Africa and the Middle East. Muneera Salem-Murdock, Michael M. Horowitz, and Monica Sella
      1. Thomas B. Stevenson
    2. R Book Reviews
    3. R Famine in East Africa: Food Production and Food Policies. Ronald E. Seavoy
      1. Anne Fleuret
    4. R Made in Italy: Small-Scale Industrialization and Its Consequences. Michael L. Blim
      1. Jane Conrad
    5. R Methods for Social Analysis in Developing Countries. Kurt Finsterbusch, Jasper Ingersoll, and Lynn Llewellyn
      1. Christine Obbo-Southall
    6. R Perspectives on the Informal Economy. M. Estellie Smith
      1. Stuart Plattner
    7. R The Politics of Urban Planning Policy. Efraim Torgovnik
      1. Dorothy Willner
    8. R The Struggle for the Land: Indigenous Insight and Industrial Empire in the Semiarid World. Paul A. Olson
      1. Shelton H. Davis
    9. R Urban Poverty in the Caribbean: French Martinique as a Social Laboratory. Michel S. Laguerre
      1. Douglas Midgett
    10. R General/Theoretical Anthropology: The Anthropology of Numbers. Thomas Crump
      1. Gregory Forth
    11. R The Anthropology of War. Jonathan Haas
      1. C. R. Hallpike
    12. R Basics of Semiotics. John Deely
      1. Richard J. Parmentier
    13. R By Means of Performance: Intercultural Studies of Theatre and Ritual. Richard Schechner and Willa Appel
      1. Edward M. Bruner
    14. R Calliope's Sisters: A Comparative Study of Philosophies of Art. Richard L. Anderson
      1. Jacques Maquet
    15. R Charisma. Charles Lindholm
      1. Owen M. Lynch
    16. R Cognitive Foundations of Natural History: Towards an Anthropology of Science. Scott Atran
      1. Terence E. Hays
    17. R Cultural Theory. Michael Thompson, Richard Ellis, and Aaron Wildavsky
      1. Diane Austin-Broos
    18. R Culture Embodied. Michael Moerman and Masaichi Nomura
      1. Katharine Young
    19. R Der Tod—Ende oder Tor zum Leben? Tod und Jenseitsvorstellungen der Völker. Josef Franz Thiel
      1. Simon D. Messing
    20. R Edwin Ardener: The Voice of Prophecy and Other Essays. Malcolm Chapman
      1. Wyatt Macgaffey
    21. R Envisioning Information. Edward R. Tufte
      1. Dwight W. Read
    22. R Ethno-Logic: The Anthropology of Human Reasoning. James F. Hamill
      1. D. W. Murray
    23. R Eyes across the Water: The Amsterdam Conference on Visual Anthropology and Sociology. Robert M. Boonzajer Flaes
      1. Paul Hockings
    24. R Franz Boas, Social Activist: The Dynamics of Ethnicity. Marshall Hyatt
      1. Richard Handler
    25. R Gone Primitive: Savage Intellects, Modern Lives. Marianna Torgovnick
      1. Deborah Gewertz
    26. R The Human Career: The Self in the Symbolic World. Walter Goldschmidt
      1. Milton Singer
    27. R Jane Austen and the Fiction of Culture: An Essay on the Narration of Social Realities. Richard Handler and Daniel Segal
      1. James S. Whitlark
    28. R Language and the Politics of Emotion. Catherine A. Lutz and Lila Abu-Lughod
      1. DeWight R. Middleton
    29. R Little Bit Know Something: Stories in a Language of Anthropology. Robin Ridington
      1. Stephen C. Saraydar
    30. R Man Does Not Go Naked: Textilien und Handwerk aus afrikanischen und anderen Ländern. Beate Engelbrecht and Bernhard Gardi
      1. Monni Adams
    31. R Modernist Anthropology: From Field-work to Text. Marc Manganaro
      1. Paul Stoller
    32. R Museum Studies in Material Culture. Susan M. Pearce
      1. Dolores Root
    33. R Rethinking Religion: Connecting Cognition and Culture. E. Thomas Lawson and Robert N. McCauley
      1. Pascal Boyer
    34. R Semiotics, Self, and Society. Benjamin Lee and Greg Urban
      1. Benjamin Kilborne
    35. R Social Structure and Law: Theoretical and Empirical Principles. William M. Evan
      1. Paul Magnarella
    36. R Archeology: The Archaeology of Human Origins: Papers by Glynn Isaac. Barbara Isaac
      1. Nicholas Toth
    37. R Bone Modification. Robson Bonnichsen and Marcella H. Sorg
      1. Thomas Amorosi
    38. R The Chacoan Prehistory of the San Juan Basin. R. Gwinn Vivian
      1. Linda Cordell
    39. R Early Paleoindian Economies of Eastern North America. Kenneth B. Tankersley and Barry L. Isaac
      1. Robert L. Kelly
    40. R The Excluded Past: Archaeology in Education. Peter Stone and Robert MacKenzie
      1. Parker B. Potter
    41. R A History of African Archaeology. Peter Robertshaw
      1. Else Cornelissen
    42. R The Mississippian Emergence. Bruce D. Smith
      1. Jon Muller
    43. R New World Archaeology and Culture History: Collected Essays and Articles. Gordon Randolph Willey
      1. Jeremy A. Sabloff
    44. R New York City Neighborhoods: The 18th Century. Nan A. Rothschild
      1. Stanley South
    45. R Prehistory and Human Ecology of the Valley of Oaxaca, Volume 9: Agricultural Intensification and Prehistoric Health in the Valley of Oaxaca, Mexico. Denise C. Hodges
      1. Clark Spencer Larsen
    46. R A Theory of Northern Athapaskan Prehistory. John W. Ives
      1. Don E. Dumond
    47. R The Uses of Style in Archaeology. Margaret W. Conkey and Christine A. Hastorf
      1. Nicholas David
    48. R Linguistic Anthropology: Amazonian Linguistics: Studies in Lowland South American Languages. Doris L. Payne
      1. Arthur P. Sorensen
    49. R Discursive Practices and Linguistic Meanings: The Vietnamese System of Person Reference. Hy V. Luong
      1. Dinh-Hoa Nguyen
    50. R Language and Species. Derek Bickerton
      1. Philip Lieberman
    51. R Markedness: The Evaluative Superstructure of Language. Edwin L. Battistella
      1. Stanley R. Witkowski
    52. R Talking Voices: Repetition, Dialogue, and Imagery in Conversational Discourse. Deborah Tannen
      1. Charles L. Briggs
    53. R Social/Cultural Anthropology: Designs and Factions: Politics, Religion and Ceramics on the Hopi Third Mesa. Lydia L. Wyckoff
      1. Barbara A. Babcock
    54. R Nch'i-Wána, "The Big River": Mid-Columbia Indians and Their Land. Eugene S. Hunn
      1. Eugene N. Anderson
    55. R The Western Abenakis of Vermont, 1600–1800: War, Migration, and the Survival of an Indian People. Colin G. Calloway
      1. Kathleen Bragdon
    56. R Work in Retirement: The Persistence of an American Collective Representation. Fatemeh Givechian
      1. John R. Kelly
    57. R Jocks and Burnouts: Social Categories and Identity in the High School. Penelope Eckert
      1. Roberto DaMatta
    58. R Cultural Heritage Conservation in the American South. Benita J. Howell
      1. Anna Lawson
    59. R Book Reviews
    60. R Learning Capitalist Culture: Deep in the Heart of Tejas. Douglas E. Foley
      1. Thomas Belmonte
    61. R Anatomy of the Amazon Gold Rush. David Chary
      1. Nigel Smith
    62. R Logiques métisses: Anthropologie de I'identité en Afrique et ailleurs. Jean-Loup Amselle
      1. V. Y. Mudimbe
    63. R Alabi's World. Richard Price
      1. Robert Dirks
    64. R Lost Words and Lost Worlds: Modernity and the Language of Everyday Life in Late Nineteenth-Century Stockholm. Allan Pred
      1. Ulf Hannerz
    65. R Kalevala Mythology. Juha Y. Pentikäinen (Ritva Poom, ed. and trans.)
      1. Robert Jarvenpa
    66. R The Migration Process: Capital, Gifts and Offerings among British Pakistanis. Pnina Werbner
      1. Kathleen Hall
    67. R Gender and Disorder in Early Modern Seville. Mary Elizabeth Perry
      1. Mariko Asano Tamanoi
    68. R The Constraints of Desire: The Anthropology of Sex and Gender in Ancient Greece. John J. Winkler
      1. Helen King
    69. R The Oriental, the Ancient and the Primitive: Systems of Marriage and the Family in the Pre-Industrial Societies of Eurasia. Jack Goody
      1. J. D. M. Platenkamp
    70. R Etnografický atlas Slovenska: Mapové znázornenie vývinu vybraných javov l'udovej kultúry. Božena Filová and Soňa Kovačevičová
      1. Zdenek Salzmann
    71. R Nomads of Western Tibet: The Survival of a Way of Life. Melvyn C. Goldstein and Cynthia M. Beall
      1. Margaret Goldberg
    72. R China's Peasants: The Anthropology of a Revolution. Sulamith Heins Potter and Jack M. Potter
      1. Jonathan Unger
    73. R Book Reviews
    74. R Unwrapping Japan: Society and Culture in Anthropological Perspective. Eyai BenAri, Brian Moeran, and James Valentine
      1. Takie Sugiyama Lebra
    75. R Living in a Lean-to: Philippine Negrito Foragers in Transition. Navin K. Rai
      1. Jean Treloggen Peterson
    76. R Lao Peasants under Socialism. Grant Evans
      1. Susan Rigdon
    77. R The Abandoned Narcotic: Kava and Cultural Instability in Melanesia. Ron Brunton
      1. Nancy J. Pollock
    78. R Sacred Queens and Women of Consequence: Rank, Gender, and Colonialism in the Hawaiian Islands. Jocelyn Linnekin
      1. Deborah Gewertz
    79. R Disentangling: Conflict Discourse in Pacific Societies. Karen Ann Watson-Gegeo and Geoffrey M. White
      1. Martin G. Silverman
    80. R Biological Anthropology: The Archaeology of Mission Santa Catalina de Guale, 2: Biocultural Interpretations of a Population in Transition. Clark Spencer Larsen
      1. Norman J. Sauer
    81. R Disease in Populations in Transition: Anthropological and Epidemiological Perspectives. Alan C. Swedlund and George J. Armelagos
      1. Janet W. McGrath
    82. R From Apes to Angels: Essays in Anthropology in Honor of Phillip V. Tobias. Geoffrey H. Sperber
      1. Robert Corruccini
    83. R Other Origins: The Search for the Giant Ape in Human Prehistory. Russell Ciochon, John Olsen, and Jamie James
      1. Jeffrey H. Schwartz
    84. R Primate Origins and Evolution: A Phylogenetic Reconstruction. R. D. Martin
      1. Paul A. Garber
    85. R Primate Visions: Gender, Race, and Nature in the World of Modern Science. Donna Haraway
      1. Craig B. Stanford
    86. R Recent Vertebrate Carcasses and Their Paleobiologies Implications. Johannes Weigelt
      1. Andrew Hill

Film Reviews

    1. R Annie Mae: Brave Hearted Woman. 1989. Produced by Lan Brooks Ritz
      1. Jean S. Forward
    2. R The Dig. 1989 (released 1990). Produced by the National Film Board of Canada
      1. Clement W. Meighan
    3. R Runa: Guardians of the Forest. 1990. A film by Ellen Speiser and Dominique Irvine
      1. Harald E. L. Prins
    4. R Trobriand Islanders. 1990. Produced by David Wason
      1. Frederick H. Damon
    5. R Turkey's Sephardim: Five Hundred Years. 1989. A video by Laurence Salzmann
      1. Michael E. Meeker
    6. R Visa for a Dream. 1990. Produced and directed by Sonia Fritz
      1. Jorge Duany
    7. R Film Reviews
    8. R Wedding Song. 1990. A video by Susan Slyomovics and Amanda Dargan
      1. Ann Grodzins Gold

Museum Exhibit and Photographic Book Reviews

    1. R Beauty from the Earth: Pueblo Indian Pottery from the University Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. J. J. Brody
      1. Lydia L. Wyckoff
    2. R Palestinian Costume. The Ethnography Department of the British Museum
      1. Kenneth Brown
    3. R Beyond the Loom: Keys to Understanding Early Southwestern Weaving. Ann Lane Hedlund
      1. Andrew Hunter Whiteford

Erratum

    1. R Erratum