AN Table of Contents, October 2011 (52[7])

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Cover, TOC, Dialogue

Cover; Table of Contents; Dialogue

Abstract:

“Spaceship in the Desert: Conceptions of Abu Dhabi’s Masdar City” by Gökçe Günel

Opinion (published exclusively online at 69.63.149.182)

Abstract:

IMMIGRATION MATTERS: “Methodological Challenges Encountered in the Study of Refugees” by Fethi Keles

MULTIMEDIA MATTERS: “A Different Dialogue, A Different Point of View: Filming the Field” by Nathalie Boucher and Martin Lamotte

ANTHROPOLOGY IN THE PUBLIC SECTOR: “Public Anthropology or ‘Publics’ and ‘Anthropologies’? ” by Sarah Ono, Heather Schacht Reisinger, and Samantha Solimeo 

CRITICAL CONSUMERISM: “USDA ‘Food Desert’ Demarcation is a Starting Point for Localized Research and Resolutions” by Kelly ErnstFriedman 

NOTES FROM THE FIELD: “Conversations on Fairness and Power” by douglas carl reeser 

MEDIA NOTES: “Speaking of Violence: Media in Academia, Part II ” by C Nadia Seremetakis

Kenneth Routon is contributing editor of the Media Notes column in Anthropology News.

ARCHEOLOGY IN NORTH AMERICA: “On Adding North American Prehistoric Sites to the World Heritage List” by Robert Muckle

 INTERNATIONAL ACTIVISM: “I AM TROY DAVIS” by Robert R Sauders

 J DRIVE: “Svart arbete and Informal Economy: Fiscal Anthropologist Lotta Björklund Larsen” by Ritu G Khanduri

 PEDAGOGICAL APPROACHES IN BIOANTHROPOLOGY: “Why a Discourse on the ‘Debate’ is Essential in Understanding and Advancing Evolutionary Science” by Misty A Weitzel 

In Focus

Essays on Renovation and Restoration published in print AN

 Abstract:

“Fourfold Disaster: Renovation and Restoration in Post-Tsunami Coastal Japan” by Satsuki Takahashi

INTERVIEW: “Preservation and Renovation in a Mountain Hamlet in Japan’s Iya Valley” by Myriam Grondin

“Aesthetic Governmentality: Regulating Home Remodeling Practices” by Denise Lawrence-Zuniga

“Restoring Community in the Era of Mass Incarceration” by Ragnhild Utheim

PHOTO ESSAY: “From Workplace to Heritage: Renovating and Reinventing an Ecuadorian Textile Factory” by Jason Antrosio and Rudi Colloredo-Mansfeld

“Undergrads Aid Neighborhood Renewal” by William “Liam” MB Collins III

FEATURED VIDEO: “Hidden Practices: Demolished Houses and Anthropologists’ Tools” by Mascha Gugganig

In Focus: Renovation and Restoration (published exclusively online at 69.63.149.182)

Essays on Renovation and Restoration published on AN website at 69.63.149.182

Abstract:

“(Re) imagining a History of Odissi Dance” by Nandini Sikand

“Cultural Associations and the Revival of Marae in Tahiti” by Natacha Gagné

“Heritage by NGOs: Why Heritage Restoration Make Sense Under Occupation” by Chiara De Cesari

Association Business

October 2011 Association News

Abstract:

“Montréalology 101” by Martha Radice

TRACES, TIDEMARKS AND LEGACIES: “Montréal Wednesday: A Running Start” by Sarah Green

“2011 AAA Awards”

“The Present and Future of AAA Publishing” by Deborah Nichols and Oona Schmid

WORLD ANTHROPOLOGIES: “New Hegemonic Tendencies in the Construction of Knowledge: Research Quality Evaluation and Centralization” by Thomas Reuter

Setha Low and Gustavo Lins Ribeiro are contributing editors of “World Anthropologies,” the AAA Committee on World Anthropologies column in Anthropology News.

“Career Focus Sharpens for AAA Summer Interns” by Maria D Vesperi 

Knowledge Exchange

Engagement, Debates and Beyond

Abstract:

“Engagement, Debates and Beyond: The Canadian Anthropology Society/Société Canadienne d’anthropologie (CASCA)” by Janice Graham, Marie Nathalie LeBlanc and Lisa Philips

“Washington Talks about Race” by Joslyn Osten 

Public Affairs 

Ethical Currents; Human Rights Forum

Abstract:

ETHICAL CURRENTS: “For a Critical Anthropology of Restoration” by Karolina S Follis

Liam Frink is contributing editor of “Ethical Currents,” the AAA Committee on Ethical Currents column in Anthropology News.

HUMAN RIGHTS FORUM: “Roma in Hungary Today” by Gretchen Schafft

Gretchen E Schafft is contributing editor of “Human Rights Forum,” the AAA Committee for Human Rights column in Anthropology News.

Career Development

Abstract:

ANTHROPOLOGY WORKS: “What’s Anthropology Have To Do With It?” by Katherine Dowdy

Elizabeth Briody and Antonio Chavarria are contributing editors of “Anthropology Works,” the AAA Committee on Anthropology Works column in Anthropology News.

“Join the Versatile PhD: A New Resource for the Job Search” by Elizabeth Briody and Riall Nolan

GATEWAY TO NSF: “Fall News from NSF” by Deborah Winslow

Deborah Winslow is a contributing editor of “Gateway to NSF,” the NSF column in Anthropology News.

“Award Recipients”

“Grant Recipients”

“Job Placement”

In Memoriam

Obituaries

Abstract:

Jane Hainline Hammons Underwood

Dorothea “Sibby” Scott Whitten

Section News

Abstract: 

AMERICAN ETHNOLOGICAL SOCIETY (AES), Caitrin Lynch, ed.

ANTHROPOLOGY AND ENVIRONMENT SECTION (A&E), Amelia Moore, ed.

ARCHEOLOGY DIVISION (AD): E Christian Wells, ed. “Archaeology and Sustainability: Improbable Bedfellows” by Stephen E Nash

ASSOCIATION FOR AFRICANIST ANTHROPOLOGY (AfAA): Jennifer E Coffman, ed. “Dispatch from the New South Sudan” by David Callaway; “May Symposium on African and African Diasporic Studies at UCSD” by Bennetta Jules-Rosette

ASSOCIATION OF BLACK ANTHROPOLOGISTS (ABA): Bianca C Williams and karen g williams, eds: “Just a Tease, Montréal on the Horizon” by karen g williams

ASSOCIATION FOR FEMINIST ANTHROPOLOGY (AFA): Damla Isik and Jessica Smith Rolston, eds. “Welcome to a New Year for the AFA” by Dorothy Hodgson

ASSOCIATION FOR LATINA AND LATINO ANTHROPOLOGISTS (ALLA): Luis FB Plascencia and Pablo González, eds. “IRCA’s Traces and Legacy” by Luis FB Plascencia

ASSOCIATION FOR POLITICAL AND LEGAL ANTHROPOLOGY (APLA): Mona Bhan and Noelle Molé, eds. “The Politics of Boredom” by Bruce O’Neill

ASSOCIATION FOR QUEER ANTHROPOLOGY (AQA): David L R Houston, ed.

ASSOCIATION OF SENIOR ANTHROPOLOGISTS (ASA): Paul Doughty, ed.

BIOLOGICAL ANTHROPOLOGY SECTION (BAS): Virginia J Vitzthum, ed.

CENTRAL STATES ANTHROPOLOGICAL SOCIETY (CSAS): Evelyn Dean-Olmsted and Angela Glaros, eds.

COUNCIL ON ANTHROPOLOGY AND EDUCATION (CAE): Steve Bialostok, ed. “Annual Meeting Events and Conversations” by Katherine Schultz; “Presidential Fellows and Mentors Open Forum” by Teresa McCarty

COUNCIL FOR MUSEUM ANTHROPOLOGY (CMA): Margaret Bruchac, ed. “Digital Repatriation in the Field of Indigenous Anthropology” by Timothy Powell

CULTURE AND AGRICULTURE (C&A): Susanna Donaldson and Joan Mencher, eds.

EVOLUTIONARY ANTHROPOLOGY SOCIETY (EAS): John P Ziker, ed. “The Gift of Maps” by Gwilym Lucas Eades

GENERAL ANTHROPOLOGY DIVISION (GAD): Luke Eric Lassiter, ed.

MIDDLE EAST SECTION (MES): Yasmin Moll, ed. “Smells Like Translation: A Summary” by Elif Babül

NATIONAL ASSOCIATION FOR THE PRACTICE OF ANTHROPOLOGY (NAPA): Eva Friedlander and Tara Eaton, eds. “President’s Report: October 2011” by Tim Wallace; “Attend NAPA Sponsored Workshops” by Sarah Smith

NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF STUDENT ANTHROPOLOGISTS (NASA): Keri A Canada, ed. “The Four-Field Approach: Best Kept at the Undergraduate Level” by Jennifer Long

SOCIETY FOR ANTHROPOLOGICAL SCIENCES (SAS): Stephen Lyon, ed.

SOCIETY FOR ANTHROPOLOGY IN COMMUNITY COLLEGES (SACC): Lloyd Miller, ed.

SOCIETY FOR THE ANTHROPOLOGY OF CONSCIOUSNESS (SAC): Peter N Jones, ed.

SOCIETY FOR THE ANTHROPOLOGY OF EUROPE (SAE): Vasiliki P Neofotistos, ed. “SAE Presence at the 18th International Conference of Europeanists” by Neringa Klumbytė; “Preview of the 2011 Program: SAE Roundtables” by Marysia Galbraith

SOCIETY FOR THE ANTHROPOLOGY OF FOOD AND NUTRITION (SAFN): Kenneth Maes and Alyson Young, eds.

SOCIETY FOR THE ANTHROPOLOGY OF RELIGION (SAR): Jennifer Selby, ed. “SAR Biennial Meeting: Religion and Materiality” by Natalia Suit

SOCIETY FOR CULTURAL ANTHROPOLOGY (SCA): Jean M Langford, ed.

SOCIETY OF EAST ASIAN ANTHROPOLOGY (SEAA): Anru Lee and Bridget Love, eds: “The Fukushima Daiichi Accident and Conservative Discourse about Nuclear Energy and Weapons in Japan” by Tomomi Yamaguchi

SOCIETY FOR HUMANISTIC ANTHROPOLOGY (SHA): Frederic W Gleach and Vilma Santiago-Irizarry, eds.

SOCIETY FOR LATIN AMERICAN AND CARIBBEAN ANTHROPOLOGY (SLACA): Annelou Ypeij, ed. “Matis in the Forest of Media” by Barbara Arisi

SOCIETY FOR LINGUISTIC ANTHROPOLOGY (SLA): James Stanlaw and Mark Peterson, eds: “Meet the New Editors” by James Stanlaw

SOCIETY FOR MEDICAL ANTHROPOLOGY (SMA): Kathleen Ragsdale, ed. “Conference Report: The Cascadia Seminar in Medical Anthropology” by Janelle S Taylor

SOCIETY FOR PSYCHOLOGICAL ANTHROPOLOGY (SPA): Jack R Friedman, ed.

SOCIETY FOR URBAN, NATIONAL, AND TRANSNATIONAL/GLOBAL ANTHROPOLOGY (SUNTA): Jayne Howell, ed. “SUNTA Election Results” by Don Nonini

SOCIETY FOR VISUAL ANTHROPOLOGY (SVA): Wendy Dickinson, ed. “2011 Society for Visual Anthropology Program: News and Updates” by Jenny Chio and Jonathan Marion

Meeting Calendar

Meeting Calendar