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    • Issues of Globalization: Case Studies in Contemporary Anthropology

Issues of Globalization: Case Studies in Contemporary Anthropology

Carla Freeman and Li Zhang

This series introduces key concepts and theories of globalization through rich and compelling ethnography.

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Indebted: An Ethnography of Despair and Resilience in Greece's Second City

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$19.95

Kathryn A. Kozaitis

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January 2020

The first and only full-length ethnography of an urban middle-class in Greece, and the global-local articulations of the financial crisis and societal transformations

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Burning at Europe's Borders: An Ethnography on the African Migrant Experience in Morocco

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$19.95

Isabella Alexander-Nathani

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Paperback
January 2020

Exposes the world's largest migrant and refugee crises at Europe's southernmost borders in North Africa

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Labor and Legality: An Ethnography of a Mexican Immigrant Network, 10th Anniversary Edition

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$19.95

Ruth Gomberg-Muñoz

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Paperback
November 2019

The Tenth Anniversary Edition of this brief, engaging ethnography on undocumented Mexican workers in America engages contemporary debates on immigration policy

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Marriage After Migration: An Ethnography of Money, Romance, and Gender in Globalizing Mexico

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$19.95

Nora Haenn

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Paperback
November 2019

This compelling ethnographic study shows how migration transformed gender roles in an indigenous Mexican community and how its women shaped globalization without ever leaving home

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Serious Youth in Sierra Leone: An Ethnography of Performance and Global Connection

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$19.95

Catherine Bolten

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Paperback
October 2019

An ethnography of young men trying to make their way against generational preconceptions in post-war Sierra Leone

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Low Wage in High Tech: An Ethnography of Service Workers in Global India

First Edition

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$19.95

Kiran Mirchandani, Sanjukta Mukherjee, and Shruti Tambe

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March 2019

An ethnography of low-wage service workers on the margins of the "new India" and its multinational technology firms

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Waste and Wealth: An Ethnography of Labor, Value, and Morality in a Vietnamese Recycling Economy

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$21.95

Minh T. N. Nguyen

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Paperback
September 2018

Winner of the 2019 Society for the Anthropology of Work annual book prize An ethnography exploring how migrant laborers in Vietnam remake their lives within the global waste economy

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Haunted: An Ethnography of the Hollywood and Hong Kong Media Industries

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$21.95

Sylvia J. Martin

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September 2016

Examines how media professionals handle the uncertainties and risks of media production in a globalizing world

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The Native World-System: An Ethnography of Bolivian Aymara Traders in the Global Economy

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Nico Tassi

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March 2016

A nuanced ethnography of the Bolivian Aymara trading system--one of the most up-and-coming forms of indigenous entrepreneurship on the American continent

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City of Flowers: An Ethnography of Social and Economic Change in Costa Rica's Central Valley

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Susan E. Mannon

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March 2016

An engaging, timely ethnographic study that explores how individuals and households give meaning and shape to social and economic change in Costa Rica

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Sacred Rice: An Ethnography of Identity, Environment, and Development in Rural West Africa

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$21.95

Joanna Davidson

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August 2015

An ethnography of identity, environment, and development in rural West Africa

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Gangsters Without Borders: An Ethnography of a Salvadoran Street Gang

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$21.95

T.W. Ward

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June 2012

A riveting ethnography on Salvadoran street gangs in Los Angeles

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Listen, Here is a Story: Ethnographic Life Narratives from Aka and Ngandu Women of the Congo Basin

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$21.95

Bonnie L. Hewlett

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May 2012

An ethnography on the lives of the foraging Aka and the farming Ngandu of the Central African Republic that explores women's roles in contemporary Africa.

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Cuban Color in Tourism and La Lucha: An Ethnography of Racial Meanings

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L. Kaifa Roland

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September 2010

A brief, engaging ethnography on race and tourism in modern socialist Cuba that engages concepts of belonging and identity

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Labor and Legality: An Ethnography of a Mexican Immigrant Network

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$21.95

Ruth Gomberg-Muñoz

9780199739387
Paperback
August 2010

A brief, engaging ethnography on undocumented Mexican workers in America that engages contemporary debates on immigration policy

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