Anthropology News

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October 2007

Volume 48, Issue 7

Pages C1–C1, 2–72

    1. Cover (page C1)

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    2. Table of Contents (page 2)

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    3. Front Matter (page 3)

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  1. Dialogue

    1. Top of page
    2. Dialogue
    3. In Focus
    4. Association Business
    5. Field Notes
    6. Academic Affairs
    7. Public Affairs
    8. Rites of Passage
    9. Career Development
    10. Section News
    11. Association Business
    1. Reflecting Back on a Year of Debate With the Ad Hoc Commission (pages 3–4)

      Paul J Nuti and Kerry Fosher

      Article first published online: 29 DEC 2008 | DOI: 10.1525/an.2007.48.7.3

    2. Notes on an Ethnographic Scandal: Seymour Hersh, Abu Ghraib and The Arab Mind (pages 4–5)

      Laura A McNamara

      Article first published online: 29 DEC 2008 | DOI: 10.1525/an.2007.48.7.4

    3. Methodological Gifts in Latina/o Studies and Feminist Anthropology (pages 6–7)

      Gina M Perez

      Article first published online: 29 DEC 2008 | DOI: 10.1525/an.2007.48.7.6

    4. Black Feminist Anthropology for the 21st Century (pages 7–8 )

      Cheryl Rodriguez

      Article first published online: 29 DEC 2008 | DOI: 10.1525/an.2007.48.7.7

    5. Emotional Baggage in the Chain of Care (pages 6–7)

      Martin F Manalansan IV

      Article first published online: 29 DEC 2008 | DOI: 10.1525/an.2007.48.7.8

  2. In Focus

    1. Top of page
    2. Dialogue
    3. In Focus
    4. Association Business
    5. Field Notes
    6. Academic Affairs
    7. Public Affairs
    8. Rites of Passage
    9. Career Development
    10. Section News
    11. Association Business
    1. Overview of Peace and Conflict Resolution Study and Practice (pages 11–12)

      Mark Davidheiser

      Article first published online: 29 DEC 2008 | DOI: 10.1525/an.2007.48.7.11

    2. Conflict of Gendered Family Law in Puerto Rico (page 12)

      Yanira Alem?n

      Article first published online: 29 DEC 2008 | DOI: 10.1525/an.2007.48.7.12

    3. Peaceful Societies Today?News, Reviews and Clues (pages 13–14)

      Bruce Bonta

      Article first published online: 29 DEC 2008 | DOI: 10.1525/an.2007.48.7.13

    4. Where Knowledge Becomes Powerful in Conflict Resolution Policymaking (pages 14–15)

      Christopher Timura

      Article first published online: 29 DEC 2008 | DOI: 10.1525/an.2007.48.7.14

    5. Conflict Resolution vs Human Rights (page 16)

      Sally Engle Merry

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  3. Association Business

    1. Top of page
    2. Dialogue
    3. In Focus
    4. Association Business
    5. Field Notes
    6. Academic Affairs
    7. Public Affairs
    8. Rites of Passage
    9. Career Development
    10. Section News
    11. Association Business
    1. The Good Problem of Inclusion: An Interview With Monica Heller (pages 17–18)

      Stacy Lathrop

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    2. Meet the Staff: Jennifer Steffenson, Oona Schmid (page 18)

      Article first published online: 29 DEC 2008 | DOI: 10.1525/an.2007.48.7.18.1

    3. AAA 2007 Executive Board (page 18)

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    4. Life Stories, Grassroots Activism, Theatrical Performance (pages 19–10)

      Faye Harrison

      Article first published online: 29 DEC 2008 | DOI: 10.1525/an.2007.48.7.19

    5. AAA RACE Project Wins Awards (page 20)

      Mary Margaret Overbey

      Article first published online: 29 DEC 2008 | DOI: 10.1525/an.2007.48.7.20

    6. AAA 2006 Audit Report (page 21)

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  4. Field Notes

    1. Top of page
    2. Dialogue
    3. In Focus
    4. Association Business
    5. Field Notes
    6. Academic Affairs
    7. Public Affairs
    8. Rites of Passage
    9. Career Development
    10. Section News
    11. Association Business
    1. Notes From Hollywood: Little Miss Sunshine Finds Its Way (pages 22–23)

      Sherry B Ortner

      Article first published online: 29 DEC 2008 | DOI: 10.1525/an.2007.48.7.22

  5. Academic Affairs

    1. Top of page
    2. Dialogue
    3. In Focus
    4. Association Business
    5. Field Notes
    6. Academic Affairs
    7. Public Affairs
    8. Rites of Passage
    9. Career Development
    10. Section News
    11. Association Business
    1. Food for Thought at Indiana University Anthropology (page 24)

      Eduardo S Brond?zio and Richard Wilk

      Article first published online: 29 DEC 2008 | DOI: 10.1525/an.2007.48.7.24

  6. Public Affairs

    1. Top of page
    2. Dialogue
    3. In Focus
    4. Association Business
    5. Field Notes
    6. Academic Affairs
    7. Public Affairs
    8. Rites of Passage
    9. Career Development
    10. Section News
    11. Association Business
    1. Death and Denial (pages 25–26)

      Peter Van Arsdale, Melissa Jessen, Nicole Hawthorne, Kellie Ramirez and Cathy Smith

      Article first published online: 29 DEC 2008 | DOI: 10.1525/an.2007.48.7.25

    2. Memories of a Friend in the Field: Justice for Pepe, Justice for Guatemala (page 26)

      Victoria Sanford

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    3. Washington Wire (page 27)

      Dinah Winnick

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  7. Rites of Passage

    1. Top of page
    2. Dialogue
    3. In Focus
    4. Association Business
    5. Field Notes
    6. Academic Affairs
    7. Public Affairs
    8. Rites of Passage
    9. Career Development
    10. Section News
    11. Association Business
    1. AAA Awards Exceptional Undergraduate Anthropology Teachers Researchers (page 28)

      Thomas L Leatherman

      Article first published online: 29 DEC 2008 | DOI: 10.1525/an.2007.48.7.28.1

      •Lightfoot Brings Archaeology to Life •Chin Creates Teachable Moments

    2. Vigil Awarded Textor Prize for His Study of Urban Gangs (pages 28–29)

      Katherine S Newman

      Article first published online: 29 DEC 2008 | DOI: 10.1525/an.2007.48.7.28.2

    3. Magana Awarded AAA Minority Dissertation Fellowship (page 29)

      Kathleen Terry Sharp

      Article first published online: 29 DEC 2008 | DOI: 10.1525/an.2007.48.7.29

    4. Christopher Fisher Wins 2007 Willey Prize (page 30)

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    5. Death Notices (page 30)

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      •Priscilla Alden Copeland Reining Robert Cushman Reining •James Larry Ross Steve Taravella

  8. Career Development

    1. Top of page
    2. Dialogue
    3. In Focus
    4. Association Business
    5. Field Notes
    6. Academic Affairs
    7. Public Affairs
    8. Rites of Passage
    9. Career Development
    10. Section News
    11. Association Business
    1. What Makes an NSF Proposal Successful? (page 31)

      Deborah Winslow

      Article first published online: 29 DEC 2008 | DOI: 10.1525/an.2007.48.7.31

    2. Job Placement (pages 34–46)

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  9. Section News

    1. Top of page
    2. Dialogue
    3. In Focus
    4. Association Business
    5. Field Notes
    6. Academic Affairs
    7. Public Affairs
    8. Rites of Passage
    9. Career Development
    10. Section News
    11. Association Business
    1. American Ethnological Society (page 47)

      Fran Rothstein

      Article first published online: 29 DEC 2008 | DOI: 10.1525/an.2007.48.7.47

      •AES in Toronto •Democracy, Disorder and Discontent

    2. Anthropology and Environment Section (page 48)

      Laura Ogden

      Article first published online: 29 DEC 2008 | DOI: 10.1525/an.2007.48.7.48.1

      •Ecological Anthropology and Disaster Research Anthony Oliver-Smith

    3. Archeology Division (pages 48–49)

      Rani T Alexander

      Article first published online: 29 DEC 2008 | DOI: 10.1525/an.2007.48.7.48.2

      •Archaeologists Honored at AAA Meeting •2007 Archeology Division Election Results •Spring 2007 Business Meeting

    4. Association for Africanist Anthropology (pages 49–50)

      Jennifer E Coffman

      Article first published online: 29 DEC 2008 | DOI: 10.1525/an.2007.48.7.49

      •Remembering Elliot P Skinner With Bennetta Jules-Rosette •AfAA Awards With Bennetta Jules-Rosette •More AfAA at the 2007 Annual Meeting With David Turkon, Maria Cattell

    5. Association for Black Anthropologists (page 50)

      Elizabeth J Chin

      Article first published online: 29 DEC 2008 | DOI: 10.1525/an.2007.48.7.50.1

      •Race, Globalization and Hip Hop Culture Raymond Codrington

    6. Association for Feminist Anthropology (pages 50–51)

      Rebecca Upton

      Article first published online: 29 DEC 2008 | DOI: 10.1525/an.2007.48.7.50.2

      •Horniness as a Social Construction Risako Ota

    7. Association of Latina and Latino Anthropologists (pages 51–52)

      Paule Cruz Takash and Mariela Nu?ez-Janes

      Article first published online: 29 DEC 2008 | DOI: 10.1525/an.2007.48.7.51

      •ALLA Election Results •ALLA Sessions and Events in DC •Business Meetings •Multiple Section Joint Reception •Number of ALLA Sessions in DC •Alert Regarding ALLA Sessions

    8. Association for Political and Legal Anthropology (page 52)

      Elizabeth Krause and Mona Bhan

      Article first published online: 29 DEC 2008 | DOI: 10.1525/an.2007.48.7.52.1

      •Ethnography and High-Stakes Testing Amanda Walker Johnson

    9. Association for Senior Anthropologists (pages 52–53)

      Paul L Doughty

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    10. Biological Anthropology Section (page 53)

      Virginia J Vitzthum

      Article first published online: 29 DEC 2008 | DOI: 10.1525/an.2007.48.7.53.1

      •Honoring Len Lieberman •Bioanthropology of the Annual Review •2007 BAS Distinguished Speaker •Survival in the Twilight of the Gods A Theodore Steegmann Jr

    11. Central States Anthropological Society (pages 53–54)

      Zohra Ismail and Angela Glaros

      Article first published online: 29 DEC 2008 | DOI: 10.1525/an.2007.48.7.53.2

      •Election News •Call for Nominations •2007 CSAS Student Paper Prize •2007 White and Dillingham Awards •Communications Updates •Member News

    12. Council on Anthropology and Education (pages 54–55)

      Marta P Baltodano

      Article first published online: 29 DEC 2008 | DOI: 10.1525/an.2007.48.7.54

      •A Transition Plan for New Presidential Terms Perry Gilmore, Norma Gonzales •Writing a Graphic Novel Guide to Ethnography for Beginners Sally Galman

    13. Council for Museum Anthropology (pages 55–56)

      Joyce Herold

      Article first published online: 29 DEC 2008 | DOI: 10.1525/an.2007.48.7.55

      •Free Anthropology Publication for Museum Educators Ann Kaupp

    14. Evolutionary Anthropology Society (page 56)

      Mary K Shenk

      Article first published online: 29 DEC 2008 | DOI: 10.1525/an.2007.48.7.56.1

      •EAS Sponsored Sessions •EAS Reviewed Sessions •EAS Events •News re Human Nature Jane Lancaster •Job Openings

    15. General Anthropology Division (pages 56–57)

      Emily Schultz

      Article first published online: 29 DEC 2008 | DOI: 10.1525/an.2007.48.7.56.2

      •A Fresh Look at Language Evolution

    16. Middle East Section (pages 57–58)

      Gregory Starrett

      Article first published online: 29 DEC 2008 | DOI: 10.1525/an.2007.48.7.57

      •Student Paper Awards: Welfare Reform and the Family in Turkey Berna Yazici

    17. National Association for the Practice of Anthropology (page 58)

      Inga E Treitler

      Article first published online: 29 DEC 2008 | DOI: 10.1525/an.2007.48.7.58.1

      •Changes in NAPA •NAPA in DC •Practitioner Brief: Practical Tips for Practitioners Who Want to Open a Business Christina Bolas

    18. National Association of Student Anthropologists (pages 58–59)

      Melinda Bernardo

      Article first published online: 29 DEC 2008 | DOI: 10.1525/an.2007.48.7.58.2

      •The Welcome Back Column •Annual Meeting Info •General Notes

    19. Society for the Anthropology in Community Colleges (pages 59–60)

      Lloyd Miller

      Article first published online: 29 DEC 2008 | DOI: 10.1525/an.2007.48.7.59

      •Annual Meeting 2007?A Brief Report Rob Edwards •Annual Meeting 2008 Ann Kaupp

    20. Society for the Anthropology of Conciousness (page 60)

      Lawrence B McBride

      Article first published online: 29 DEC 2008 | DOI: 10.1525/an.2007.48.7.60.1

      •Review of SAC Spring 2007 Conference Constantine Hriskos

    21. Society for the Anthropology of Europe (pages 60–61)

      Andrea Smith

      Article first published online: 29 DEC 2008 | DOI: 10.1525/an.2007.48.7.60.2

      •Roundtable Luncheon at AAA in DC Sascha L Goluboff

    22. Society for the Anthropology of Food and Nutrition (page 61)

      Janet Chrzan

      Article first published online: 29 DEC 2008 | DOI: 10.1525/an.2007.48.7.61.1

      •SAFN on the Web •SAFN at the Association for the Study of Food and Society Conference •Christine Wilson Student Award Submissions

    23. Society for the Anthropology of North America (pages 61–62)

      Susan B Hyatt

      Article first published online: 29 DEC 2008 | DOI: 10.1525/an.2007.48.7.61.2

      •"Ain't No Power Like the Power of the Youth" Jen Tilton

    24. Society for the Anthropology of Religion (pages 62–63)

      Simon Coleman

      Article first published online: 29 DEC 2008 | DOI: 10.1525/an.2007.48.7.62

      •Review of Shamans of the Foye Tree Susan M Kenyon

    25. Society for the Anthropology of Work (pages 63–64)

      Angela Jancius

      Article first published online: 29 DEC 2008 | DOI: 10.1525/an.2007.48.7.63

      •Class Today: A Zambian Perspective Owen Ben Sichone

    26. Society for Cultural Anthropology (page 64)

      Stacy Leigh Pigg

      Article first published online: 29 DEC 2008 | DOI: 10.1525/an.2007.48.7.64.1

      •Isabelle Stengers at the AAA •2008 Spring Meeting in Long Beach

    27. Society for East Asian Anthropology (pages 64–65)

      Carolyn S Stevens and Christine R Yano

      Article first published online: 29 DEC 2008 | DOI: 10.1525/an.2007.48.7.64.2

      •A Conversation With Roger L Janelli Sue-Je L Gage

    28. Society for Humanistic Anthropology (page 65)

      Frederic W Gleach and Vilma Santiago-Irizarry

      Article first published online: 29 DEC 2008 | DOI: 10.1525/an.2007.48.7.65.1

      •Changes in the Wind

    29. Society for Latin American and Caribbean Anthropology (pages 65–66)

      Hortensia Caballero-Arias

      Article first published online: 29 DEC 2008 | DOI: 10.1525/an.2007.48.7.65.2

      •Mariana Selvas, A Mexican Anthropologist in Jail R A?da Hern?ndez Castillo

    30. Society of Lesbian and Gay Anthropologists (page 66)

      David L R Houston

      Article first published online: 29 DEC 2008 | DOI: 10.1525/an.2007.48.7.66

      •A Bookish Perspective •Selecting Texts

    31. Society for Linguistic Anthropology (page 67)

      James Stanlaw and Mark Allen Peterson

      Article first published online: 29 DEC 2008 | DOI: 10.1525/an.2007.48.7.67.1

      •A Decade of Cognitive Linguistics

    32. Society for Medical Anthropology (pages 67–68)

      Kathleen Ragsdale

      Article first published online: 29 DEC 2008 | DOI: 10.1525/an.2007.48.7.67.2

      •The Political Construction of Global Communicable Disease Crises: SfAA/SMA Abstract Deadline: October 15, 2007

    33. Society for Psychological Anthropology (page 68)

      Bambi Chapin

      Article first published online: 29 DEC 2008 | DOI: 10.1525/an.2007.48.7.68.1

      •SPA Election Results Tom Weisner •Seeking an SPA Student Board Member: Nominations Due by October 19 Nicole Falgoust

    34. Society for Urban, National and Transnational/Global Anthropology (pages 68–69)

      Elzbieta M Gozdziak and Maria Bianet Bastellanos

      Article first published online: 29 DEC 2008 | DOI: 10.1525/an.2007.48.7.68.2

      •SUNTA at Tampa David Haines •Yucatec Maya Migration to the US Carlos Bazua

    35. Society for Visual Anthropology (page 69)

      Miguel Diaz Barriga

      Article first published online: 29 DEC 2008 | DOI: 10.1525/an.2007.48.7.69.1

      •23rd Annual Visual Research Conference

  10. Association Business

    1. Top of page
    2. Dialogue
    3. In Focus
    4. Association Business
    5. Field Notes
    6. Academic Affairs
    7. Public Affairs
    8. Rites of Passage
    9. Career Development
    10. Section News
    11. Association Business
    1. AAA Staff Directory (page 69)

      Article first published online: 29 DEC 2008 | DOI: 10.1525/an.2007.48.7.69.2

    2. Meeting Calendar (page 72)

      Article first published online: 29 DEC 2008 | DOI: 10.1525/an.2007.48.7.72

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