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Twice Dead: Organ Transplants and the Reinvention of Death

Twice Dead

Organ Transplants and the Reinvention of Death

University of California Press (2001)
36,56 €

Tales about organ transplants appear in mythology and folk stories, and surface in documents from...

Birthing the Nation: Strategies of Palestinian Women in Israel

Birthing the Nation

Strategies of Palestinian Women in Israel

University of California Press (2002)
36,56 €

In this rich, evocative study, Rhoda Ann Kanaaneh examines the changing notions of sexuality,...

Annihilating Difference: The Anthropology of Genocide

Annihilating Difference

The Anthropology of Genocide

University of California Press (2002)
37,63 €

Genocide is one of the most pressing issues that confronts us today. Its death toll is staggering:...

Pathologies of Power: Health, Human Rights, and the New War on the Poor

Pathologies of Power

Health, Human Rights, and the New War on the Poor

University of California Press (2004)
32,25 €

Pathologies of Power uses harrowing stories of illness, of life—and death—in extreme situations to...

Buddha Is Hiding: Refugees, Citizenship, the New America

Buddha Is Hiding

Refugees, Citizenship, the New America

University of California Press (2003)
37,63 €

Fleeing the murderous Pol Pot regime, Cambodian refugees arrive in America as at once the victims...

Chechnya: Life in a War-Torn Society

Chechnya

Life in a War-Torn Society

University of California Press (2004)
32,25 €

This book illuminates one of the world's most troubled regions from a unique perspective—that of a...

Total Confinement: Madness and Reason in the Maximum Security Prison

Total Confinement

Madness and Reason in the Maximum Security Prison

University of California Press (2004)
37,63 €

In this rare firsthand account, Lorna Rhodes takes us into a hidden world that lies at the heart of...

Paradise in Ashes: A Guatemalan Journey of Courage, Terror, and Hope

Paradise in Ashes

A Guatemalan Journey of Courage, Terror, and Hope

University of California Press (2004)
32,25 €

Paradise in Ashes is a deeply engaged and moving account of the violence and repression that...

Why Did They Kill?: Cambodia in the Shadow of Genocide

Why Did They Kill?

Cambodia in the Shadow of Genocide

University of California Press (2004)
37,63 €

Of all the horrors human beings perpetrate, genocide stands near the top of the list. Its toll is...

Yanomami: The Fierce Controversy and What We Can Learn from It

Yanomami

The Fierce Controversy and What We Can Learn from It

University of California Press (2005)
32,25 €

Yanomami raises questions central to the field of anthropology—questions concerning the practice of...