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The Penn Press list for fall 2017 includes hardcover releases, first-time paperbacks, and ebook editions intended for scholars, students, and serious general readers worldwide. Click here to explore our forthcoming books, grouped by subject area.

 

Contemporary Ethnography

Kirin Narayan and Alma Gottlieb, Series Editors

Alter, Knowing Dil Das: Stories of a Himalayan Hunter (pb 1999, eb 2011)

Bacon-Smith, Enterprising Women: Television Fandom and the Creation of Popular Myth (pb 1991)

Black/Petrini, Porta Palazzo: The Anthropology of an Italian Market (hc 2012, pb 2014, eb 2012)

Bryant, The Past in Pieces: Belonging in the New Cyprus (hc 2010, pb 2012, eb 2011)

Copeland-Carson, Creating Africa in America: Translocal Identity in an Emerging World City (pb 2004, eb 2012)

D'Alisera, An Imagined Geography: Sierra Leonean Muslims in America (hc 2004, pb 2004, eb 2013)

Desjarlais, Body and Emotion: The Aesthetics of Illness and Healing in the Nepal Himalayas (pb 1992, eb 2011)

Desjarlais, Shelter Blues: Sanity and Selfhood Among the Homeless (pb 1997, eb 2011)

Dole, Healing Secular Life: Loss and Devotion in Modern Turkey (hc 2012, eb 2012)

Dorst, Looking West (pb 1999)

Dorst, The Written Suburb: An American Site, An Ethnographic Dilemma (pb 1989, eb 2012)

Foley, The Heartland Chronicles (pb 1995)

Foley, Learning Capitalist Culture: Deep in the Heart of Tejas, 2/e (pb 2010)

Gold, Shiptown: Between Rural and Urban North India (hc Jun 2017, eb 2017)

Guano, Creative Urbanity: An Italian Middle Class in the Shade of Revitalization (hc 2016, eb 2016)

Hannaford, Marriage Without Borders: Transnational Spouses in Neoliberal Senegal (hc Jul 2017, eb Jul 2017)

Hewamanne, Stitching Identities in a Free Trade Zone: Gender and Politics in Sri Lanka (pb 2010, eb 2011)

Hinson, Fire in My Bones: Transcendence and the Holy Spirit in African American Gospel (pb 1999, eb 2010)

Hurd, Confronting Suburban School Resegregation in California (hc 2014, eb 2014)

Jacob, Matching Organs with Donors: Legality and Kinship in Transplants (hc 2012, eb 2012)

Kapchan, Gender on the Market: Moroccan Women and the Revoicing of Tradition (pb 1996, eb 2010)

Khosravi, Young and Defiant in Tehran (hc 2007, pb 2009, eb 2011)

Khosravi, Precarious Lives: Waiting and Hope in Iran (hc 2017, eb 2017)

Magliocco, Witching Culture: Folklore and Neo-Paganism in America (pb 2004, eb 2010)

Mahmood, Fighting for Faith and Nation: Dialogues with Sikh Militants (pb 1996, eb 2010)

McHugh, Love and Honor in the Himalayas: Coming To Know Another Culture (pb 2001, eb 2011)

Napier, The Righting of Passage: Perceptions of Change After Modernity (hc 2004)

Narayan, Storytellers, Saints, and Scoundrels: Folk Narrative in Hindu Religious Teaching (pb 1989, eb 2011)

Ness, Body, Movement, and Culture: Kinesthetic and Visual Symbolism in a Philippine Community (pb 1992, eb 2016)

Ness, Where Asia Smiles: An Ethnography of Philippine Tourism (hc 2002, pb 2002)

Newcomb, Women of Fes: Ambiguities of Urban Life in Morocco (pb 2010)

Pinto, Daughters of Parvati: Women and Madness in Contemporary India (hc 2014, eb 2014)

Rose, Patterns of American Culture: Ethnography and Estrangement (hc 1989, eb 2016)

Shakow, Along the Bolivian Highway: Social Mobility and Political Culture in a New Middle Class (hc 2014, eb 2014)

Shneiderman, Rituals of Ethnicity: Thangmi Identities Between Nepal and India (hc 2015, pb Oct 2017, eb 2015)

Silva, Along an African Border: Angolan Refugees and Their Divination Baskets (hc 2011, pb 2013, eb 2011)

Stoller, Sensuous Scholarship (pb 1997, eb 2010)

Stoller, The Taste of Ethnographic Things: The Senses in Anthropology (pb 1989, eb 2010)

Straight, Miracles and Extraordinary Experience in Northern Kenya (hc 2006, pb 2009, eb 2013)

Taylor, Occasions of Faith: An Anthropology of Irish Catholics (pb 1995)

Trawick/Gold, Death, Beauty, Struggle: Untouchable Women Create the World (hc May 2017, eb 2017)

Turner/Blodgett, Experiencing Ritual: A New Interpretation of African Healing (pb 1992, eb 2011)

Wafer, The Taste of Blood: Spirit Possession in Brazilian Candomble (pb 1991, eb 2010)

Wise, Exile and Return Among the East Timorese (hc 2006, eb 2011)

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