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link to catalog page, Women Shaping Islam

Women Shaping Islam

Reading the Qur'an in Indonesia

Author: Pieternella van Doorn-Harder
Pub Date: November 2006

The surprising work of women in, on, and through Islam   learn more...
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link to catalog page BELLEGARDE-SMITH, Fragments of Bone

Fragments of Bone

Neo-African Religions in a New World

Author: Edited by Patrick Bellegarde-Smith
Pub Date: July 2005

African religions as adapted and recontextualized in various New World environments   learn more...
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link to catalog page JAMES, Genital Cutting and Transnational Sisterhood Author: Edited by Stanlie M. James and Claire C. Robertson
Pub Date: Cloth: 2002; Paper: 2005

A powerful challenge to Western representations of female genital cutting   learn more...
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link to catalog page LUCASSEN, The Immigrant Threat

The Immigrant Threat

The Integration of Old and New Migrants in Western Europe since 1850

Author: Leo Lucassen
Pub Date: November 2005

Common threads in the long-term integration experience of migrants, past and present   learn more...
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link to catalog page, Japanese American Midwives

Japanese American Midwives

Culture, Community, and Health Politics, 1880-1950

Author: Susan L. Smith
Pub Date: October 2005

The separate but unequal politics of health affecting American minority women   learn more...
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link to catalog page, The Napo Runa of Amazonian Ecuador Author: Michael Uzendoski
Pub Date: August 2005

An indigenous Amazonian group's enlightening perspectives on value, reproduction, and exchange   learn more...
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link to catalog page WILLIAMS, Anthropology and the Dance

Anthropology and the Dance

Ten Lectures (2d ed.)

Author: Drid WIlliams
Pub Date: August 2004

Historical examination of the theories of dance and human movement   learn more...
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link to catalog page, Fatherhood Politics in the United States

Fatherhood Politics in the United States

Masculinity, Sexuality, Race, and Marriage

Author: Anna Gavanas
Pub Date: February 2004

Examining fatherhood politics, the most prominent fatherhood organizations, and, in the author’s opinion, it’s fragmentation into two wings--the fragile family wing and the pro-marriage wing   learn more...
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link to catalog page, Intersecting Journeys

Intersecting Journeys

The Anthropology of Pilgrimage and Tourism

Author: Edited by Ellen Badone and Sharon R. Roseman
Pub Date: October 2004

An interdisciplinary collection that bridges the dichotomy between sacred and secular travel   learn more...
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link to catalog page MASTERSON, The Japanese in Latin America Author: Daniel M. Masterson with Sayaka Funada-Classen
Pub Date: December 2004

This book chronicles the experience of the first Japanese immigrants and their descendents in Latin America during the past century particularly emphasizing their struggle to adapt to their new homelands while retaining strong ties to their cultural heritage.   learn more...
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