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Between anti‐Semitism and Islamophobia: Some thoughts on the new Europe
The apparent resurgence of hostility against Jews has been a prominent theme in recent discussions of Europe. At the same time, the adversities of the Muslim populations on the continent haveExpand
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Altering states : ethnographies of transition in Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union
The dominant focus in transition studies to date has been on economic and political factors--analyses generally conducted at the national or international level. The essays in "Altering States"Expand
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Boas, Foucault, and the “Native Anthropologist”: Notes toward a Neo-Boasian Anthropology
This article proposes the possibility of a neo-Boasian anthropology conceived at the intersection of Foucauldian genealogy, Boasian historicism, and the epistemic rethinking of the discipline'sExpand
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On the Social Life of Postsocialism: Memory, Consumption, Germany
Preface by Michael Herzfeld Acknowledgments Introduction by Matti Bunzl Part 1. Washington, D.C. 1. Voices at the Wall: Discourses of Self, History, and National Identity at the Vietnam VeteransExpand
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Symptoms of Modernity: Jews and Queers in Late-Twentieth-Century Vienna
In the 1990s, Vienna's Jews and queers abandoned their clandestine existence and emerged into the city's public sphere in unprecedented numbers. "Symptoms of Modernity" traces this development in theExpand
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Worldly Provincialism: German Anthropology in the Age of Empire
Worldly Provincialism introduces readers to the intellectual history that drove the emergence of German anthropology. Drawing on the most recent work on the history of the discipline, theExpand
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Anti-Semitism and Islamophobia: Hatreds Old and New in Europe
The apparent resurgence of hostility toward Jews has been a prominent theme in recent discussions of Europe; at the same time, the adversities faced by the continent's Muslim population have receivedExpand
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