SANA North Americanist Bibliography

At the AAA 1997 meetings the SANA Graduate Student Caucus decided to develop a bibliography intended for graduate students as they prepare for comprehensive exams. It may also be useful for course preparation and beginning reading lists for post-doctoral scholars. We gathered bibliographies from graduate students and syllabi from professors. I (Jenell Williams Paris, Bethel College) compiled the lists into this bibliography.

This bibliography is not comprehensive. It includes the categories and citations which I received. So, for instance, sections on African-Americans and the Caribbean are fairly well developed, while sections on Asians and Latinos are fairly slim. There is no section for Native Americans in the United States, though I did receive a small section on Native Canadians. Also, a note that while most authors are trained as anthropologists, some are from other disciplines. I included geographers, historians, sociologists and others who are important to dialogue in a given area.

I think this bibliography will be best used as a guide for students entering the literature for the first time. It points to key works and key scholars in various areas, and if students use these citations as a guide, they will soon enter into a fuller scholarly conversation within their area.

I hope it is helpful! You are free to copy and distribute this bibliography. I welcome any comments.

Jenell Williams Paris (Student Board Member, SANA)
Bethel College, 3900 Bethel Dr., St. Paul, MN, 55112.


On Anthropology in the U.S.

Arensberg, Conrad
1955 American Communities. American Anthropologist 57:1143-1162.
Auge, Marc
1998 A Sense for the Other: The Timeliness and Relevance of Anthropology. Stanford: Stanford U Press.
Borneman, John
1995 American Anthropology as Foreign Policy. American Anthropologist 97(4): 663-672.
Cole, Johnetta
1988 Anthropology for the Nineties: Introductory Readings. New York: The Free Press.
DiLeonardo, Micaela
1998 Exotics at Home: Anthropologies, Others, American Modernity.
Dorst, John D.
The Written Suburb: An American Site, an Ethnographic Dilemma. Philadelphia: U Pennsylvania Press.
DuBois, Cora
1955 The Dominant Value Profile of American Culture. American Anthropologist 57: 1232-1239.
Eddy, Elizabeth and William Partridge, eds.
1978 Applied Anthropology in America. New York: Columbia U Press.
Errington, Frederick
1987 Reflexivity Deflected: The Festival of Nations as an American Cultural Performance. American Ethnologist 14:654-667.
Fitzgerald, Frances
1986 Cities on a Hill: A Journey Through Contemporary American Cultures. NY: Simon and Schuster.
Forman, Shepard, ed.
1995 Diagnosing America: Anthropology and Public Engagement. Ann Arbor: U of Michigan Press.
Fox, Richard
1991 Recapturing Anthropology. Santa Fe: SAR Press.
Fox, Richard and Robert B. Westbrook, eds.
1997 In Face of the Facts: Moral Inquiry in American Scholarship. New York: Cambridge U Press.
Goldschmidt, Walter
1995 The Unfamiliar in the Familiar. NAPA Bulletin 16: Insider Anthropology, E.L. Cerroni-Long, ed. Washington, D.C.: American Anthropological Association.
Hall, Peter Dobkin
1982 The Organization of American Culture, 1700-1900. New York: NYU Press.
Hallowell, A. Irving
1976 The Beginnings of Anthropology in America. In Selected Papers from the American Anthropologist. F. De Laguna, ed. Washington, D.C.: American Anthropological Association.
Harrison, Faye, ed.
1991 Decolonizing Anthropology. Washington, D.C.: American Anthropological Association.
Henry, Jules
1974 A Theory for an Anthropological Analysis of American Culture. In Anthropology and American Life. New Jersey: Prentice Hall, Inc.
Hinsley, C.M.
1985 Hemispheric Hegemony in Early American Anthropology, 1841-1851: Reflections on John Lloyd Stephens and Lewis Henry Morgan. In Social Contexts of American Ethnology: 1840-1984.
Holland, Dorothy and Andrew Kipnis
1994 Metaphors for Embarrassment and Stories of Exposure: The Not-So-Egocentric Self in American Culture. Ethos 22:3:316-342.
Hymes, Dell, ed.
1974 Reinventing Anthropology. NY: Vintage.
Jaffe, Alexandra
1995 The Limits of Detachment: A Non-Ethnography of the Military. NAPA Bulletin 16: Insider Anthropology. E.L. Cerroni-Long, ed. Washington, D.C.: American Anthropological Association.
Jones, Delmos J.
1970 Towards a Native Anthropology. Human Organization 29:4:251-259.
Kelly, Lawrence C.
19?? Why Applied Anthropology Developed When it Did: A Commentary on People, Money, and Changing Times, 1930-1945. In Social Contexts of American Ethnology, 1840-1984.
Kimball, Solon T.
1955 Problems of Studying American Culture. American Anthropologist 57: 1131-1142.
Lofgren, Ovar
1989 Anthropologizing America. American Ethnologist 16: 366-74.
Lutz, Catherine and Jane Collins
1993 Reading National Geographic. Chicago, U of Chicago Press.
Marcus, George and Michael Fischer
1986 Anthropology as Cultural Critique. Chicago: U of Chicago Press.
Mead, Margaret
1965 And Keep Your Powder Dry: An Anthropologist Looks at America. New York: Morrow.
Messerschmidt, ed.
1981 Anthropologists at Home in North America. Cambridge U Press.
Moffatt, Michael
1992 Ethnographic Writing About American Culture. In Annual Review of Anthropology.
Narayan, Kirin
1993 How Native is a “Native” Anthropologist? American Anthropologist 95: 3: 671-686.
Ortner, Sherry
1991 Reading America: Preliminary Notes on Class and Culture. In Recapturing Anthropology. Richard G. Fox, ed. Pp. 163-189. Santa Fe: School of American Research Press.
Peacock, James
1994 American Cultural Values: Disorders and Challenges. In Diagnosing America: Anthropology and Public Engagement. Ann Arbor: U of Michigan Press.
Powdermaker, Hortense
1951 Hollywood: The Dream Factory. London: Seeker and Warburg.
Rappaport, Roy A.
1994 Disorders of our Own. In Diagnosing America: Anthropology and Public Engagement. Ann Arbor: U of Michigan Press.
Spindler, George and Louise Spindler
1983 Anthropologists View American Culture. In Annual Review of Anthropology.
Stocking, George, ed.
1989 Romantic Motives: Essays on Anthropological Sensibility. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press.
Strathern, Marilyn
1987 The Limits of Auto-Ethnography. In Anthropology at Home. Andrew Jackson, ed. London: Tavistock.
Trouillot, Michel-Rolph
1990 Good-Day Columbus: Silences, Power and Public History (1492-1892).
Varenne, Herve, ed.
1977 Americans Together; Structured Diversity in a Midwestern Town. New York: Teacher’s College Press.
1986 Symbolizing America. Lincoln: U of Nebraska Press.
Warner, Lloyd
1959 The Living and the Dead: A Study of the Symbolic Life of Americans. New Haven: Yale University Press.
1963 Yankee City. New Haven: Yale U Press.
Weiner, Annette
1996 Culture and our Discontents. American Anthropologist 97(1): 14-21.
Whisnant, David E.
1983 All that is Native and Fine: The Politics of Culture in an American Region. Chapel Hill: U of North Carolina Press.
Wolf, Eric
1975 American Anthropologists and American Society. In The Nacirema: Readings on American Culture. Boston: Little, Brown and Company.
Zinn, Maxine Boca
1979 Field Research in Minority Communities: Ethical, Methodological and Political Observations by an Insider. Social Problems 27: 209-219.

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On Race/Ethnicity

Anderson, Kay
1988 Cultural Hegemony and the Race Definition Process in Chinatown, Vancouver, 1880-1980. Environment and Planning: Society and Space 6: 127-149.
Chock, Phyllis Pease
1987 The Irony of Stereotypes: Toward an Anthropology of Ethnicity. Cultural Anthropology 2: 347-368.
Gregory, Steve and Roger Sanjek, eds.
1994 Race. New York: Cornell U Press.
Harrison, Faye
1995 The Persistent Power of Race in the Cultural and Political Economy of Racism. Annual Review of Anthropology 24: 47-74.
Myrdal, Gunnar
1944 An American Dilemma. New York: Harper.
Sollors, Werner
1986 Beyond Ethnicity: Consent and Descent in American Culture. New York: Oxford U Press.
Sollors, Werner, ed.
1989 The Invention of Ethnicity. New York and Oxford: Oxford U Press.
Steinberg, Stephen
1989 The Ethnic Myth: Race, Ethnicity and Class in America. Boston: Beacon Press.
Turner, Terence
1993 Anthropology and Multiculturalism. Cultural Anthropology. 411-29.
Williams, Brackette
1991 A Class Act: Anthropology and the Race to Nation Across Ethnic Terrain. Annual Review of Anthropology 18: 401-444.

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Bourgois, Philippe
1995 In Search of Respect. New York: Basic Books.
Darder, Antonia and Rodolfo D. Torres, ed.
1998 The Latino Studies Reader: Culture, Economy, and Society. Malden, MA: Blackwell Publishers.
Rodriguez, Clara
1994 Challenging Racial Hegemony: Puerto Ricans in the US. In Race. Gregory, S. and R. Sanjek, eds.
Zavella, Patricia
1993 Feminist Insider Dilemmas: Constructing Ethnic Identity with ‘Chicana’ Informants.Frontiers 8(3):54-77.

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Kyeyoung, Park
1996 The Use and Abuse of Race and Culture: Black Korean Tension in America. American Anthropologist 98(3).
Lowe, Lisa
1996 Immigrants Acts: On Asian American Cultural Politics. Duke U Press.
Pitkow, Marlene
1987 A Temple for Tourists in New York’s Chinatown. Journal of American Culture 10:107-114.

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Abrahams, Roger
1963 Deep Down in the Jungle: Negro Narrative Folklore From the Streets of Philadelphia. Reprint edition, 1970. Chicago: Aldine publishing Co.
Baker, Lee
1994 The Location of Franz Boas within the African American Struggle. Critique of Anthropology.
Bell, M.J.
1983 The World From Brown’s Lounge: An Ethnography of Black Middle Class Play. Urbana: U of Illinois Press.
Blauner, Robert
1970 Black Culture: Myth or Reality?” in N. Whitten and J. Szwed, eds. Afro-American Anthropology. Pp. 347-366. Free Press.
Davis, Allison, Burleigh G. Gardner and Mary R. Gardner
1941 Deep South: A Social Anthropological Study of Caste and Class. Chicago, IL: U of Chicago Press.
Dollard, John
1937 Caste and Class in a Southern Town. New Haven, CT: Yale U Press.
Drake, St. Clair and Horace R. Cayton
1945 Black Metropolis: A Study of Negro Life in a Northern City. Reprinted 1993. Chicago: U of Chicago Press.
Du Bois, W.E.B.
1899 The Philadelphia Negro: A Social Study. Reprint edition 1967. New York: Shocken Books.
Frazier, E. Franklin
1939 The Negro Family in the United States. Revised and abridged by Nathan Glazer. 1966. Chicago: U of Chicago Press.
1949 The Negro in the United States. New York: Macmillan.
1957 Black Bourgeoisie. Reprint edition, 1967. New York: Collier.
Gregory, Steven
1992 The Changing Significance of Race and Class in an African-American Community. American Ethnologist 19(2): 255-274.
1993 Race, Rubbish, and Resistance: Empowering Difference in Community Politics. Cultural Anthropology 8(1): 24-48.
Gwaltney, John
1980 Drylongso: A Self-Portrait of Black America. New York: Vintage Books.
1981 Common Sense and Science: Urban Core Black Observations. IN Anthropologists at Home in North America: Methods and Issues in the Study of One’s Own Society. D.A. Messerschmidt, ed. Cambridge, Cambridge U Press.
Hannerz, Ulf
1969 Soulside: Inquiries into Ghetto Culture and Community. New York: Columbia U Press.
Harrison, Faye
1988 Introduction: An African Diaspora Perspective on Urban Anthropology. Urban Anthropology 17(2- 3): 111-142.
Hernandez, Graciela
1995 Multiple Subjectivities and Strategic Positionality: Zora Neal Hurston’s Experimental Ethnographies. In Women Writing Culture. Ruth Behar and D. Gordon, eds.
Herskovits, Melville J.
1941 The Myth of the Negro Past. Boston: Beacon.
Hurston, Zora Neale
1935 Mules and Men. 1990 reprint. NY: Perennial Library.
Jones, Jacqueline
1995 Labor of Love, Labor of Sorrow: Black Women, Work, and the Family, From Slavery to the Present. New York: Random House.
Liebow, Elliot
1967 Tally’s Corner: A Study of Negro Streetcorner Men. Boston: Little, Brown.
Mintz, Sidney and Richard Price
1992 The Birth of African-American Culture: An Anthropological Perspective. Boston: Beacon Press.
Orsi, Robert
1992 The Religious Boundaries of an In-Between People: Street Fest and the Problem of the Dark- Skinned Other in Harlem, 1920-1990. American Quarterly 44: 313-347.
Powdermaker, Hortense
1939 After Freedom: A Cultural Study of the Deep South. New York: Viking Press.
Rose, Tricia
1994 Black Noise: Rap Music and Black Culture in Contemporary America. NH: Wesleyan U Press.
Sandford, Mariellen R.
1987 Tourism in Harlem: Between Negative Sightseeing and Gentrification. Journal of American Culture 10:99-105.
Stack, Carol
1974 All Our Kin: Strategies for Survival in a Black Community. New York: Harper and Row.
Szwed, John
1972 An American Anthropological Dilemma: The Politics of Afro-American Culture. In Reinventing Anthropology. D. Hymes, ed. Pp. 153-181. NY: Pantheon Books.
1996 Call to Home: African Americans Reclaim the Rural South. New York: Basic Books.
Valentine, Bettylou
1978 Hustling and Other Hard Work: Lifestyles in the Ghetto. New York: The Free Press.
Valentine, Charles A.
1972 Racism and Recent Anthropological Studies of US Blacks. Human Organization 31: 95-98.

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Di Leonardo, Micaela
1984 Varieties of Ethnic Experience: Kinship, Class and Gender Among California Italian Americans. Ithaca: Cornell U Press.
Dominguez, Virginia R.
1986 White by Definition: Social Classification in Creole Louisiana. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers U Press.
Frankenberg, Ruth
1993 White Women, Race Matters: The Social Construction of Whiteness. Minneapolis: U of Minnesota Press.
Lynd, Robert and Helen Merrill
1929 Middletown. Harcourt Brace.
Myerhoff, Barbara
? The Los Angeles Jews’ “Walk for Solidarity:” Parade, Festival, Pilgrimage. In Symbolizing America. Herve Varenne, ed. Liincoln and London: U of Nebraska Press.
Peltz, Rakhmiel
1997 From Immigrant to Ethnic Culture: American Yiddish in South Philadelphia. CA: Stanford U Press.
Roediger, David R.
1991 The Wages of Whiteness: Race and the Making of the American Working Class. New York: Verso.
Sacks, Karen Brodkin
1995 How did Jews Become White Folks? In Race. Steven Gregory and Roger Sanjek, eds.
Spiro, Melford E.
1955 The Acculturation of American Ethnic Groups. American Anthropologist 57: 1240-1252.

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Austin, Diane J.
1984 Urban Life in Kingston, Jamaica. New York: Gordon and Breach Science Publishers.
Basch, Linda G.
1987 The Politics of Caribbeanization: Vincentians and Grenadians in New York. In Caribbean Life in New York City: Sociocultural Dimensions. C.R. Sutton and E.M. Chaney, eds. New York: Center for Migration Studies of New York, Inc.
Chevannes, Barry, ed.
1998 Rastafari and Other African-Caribbean Worldviews. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers.
Hurston, Zora Neale
1938 Tell My Horse: Voodoo and Life in Haiti and Jamaica. Reprint edition, 1990. NY: Harper & Row.
Kasinitz, Philip
1992 Caribbean New York: Black Immigrants and the Politics of Race. Ithaca, NY: Cornell U Press.
Kasinitz, Philip and Judith Freidenberg-Herbstein
1987 The Puerto Rican Parade and West Indian Carnival: Public Celebrations in New York City. In Caribbean Life in New York City. Constance R. Sutton and Elsa M. Chaney, eds. Pp. 327-360. New York: Center for Migration Studies.
Laguerre, Michel S.
1982 Urban Life in the Caribbean: A Study of a Haitian Community. Cambridge, MA: Schenkman.
Mintz, Sidney and Sally Price, eds.
1985 Caribbean Contours. Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins U Press.
Stewart, John O.
1989 Drinkers, Drummer, and Decent Folk: Ethnographic Narratives of Village Trinidad. Albany, NY: State University of New York Press.
Sutton, Constance R.
1974 Cultural duality in the Caribbean. Caribbean Quarterly 14(2): 96-101.
Sutton, Constance and E.M. Chaney, eds.
1987 Caribbean Life in New York City: Sociocultural Dimensions. New York: Center for Migration Studies of New York, Inc.
Williams, Brackette F.
1991 Stains on My Name, War in My Veins: Guyana and the Politics of Cultural Struggle. Durham, NC: Duke U Press.
Wilson, Peter
1973 Crab Antics: The Social Anthropology of English-Speaking Negro Societies of the Caribbean. New Haven, CT: Yale U Press.

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Medical Anthropology

Balshem, Martha
1993 Cancer in the Community: Class and Medical Authority. Washington, D.C. Smithsonian Press.
Brown, Peter J.
1998 Understanding and Applying Medical Anthropology. Mountain View, CA: Mayfield Publishing.
Carlson, Robert
1996 The Political Economy of AIDS Among Drug Users in the U.S. American Anthropologist.
Davis, Leonard J., ed.
1997 The Disability Studies Reader. New York: Routledge.
Hoffert, Sylvia D.
1989 Private Matters: American Attitudes toward Childbearing and Infant Nurture in the Urban North, 1800-1860. Urbana and Chicago: U of Illinois Press.
Martin, Emily
1994 Flexible Bodies: Tracking Immunity in American Culture: From the Days of Polio to the Age of AIDS. Beacon.
McGuire, Meredith B.
1988 Ritual Healing in Suburban America. New Brunswick, New Jersey: Rutgers U Press.

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Class: Poor, Working Class

Auletta, Ken
1982 The Underclass. New York: Random House.
Burgess, Ernest W. and Donald J. Bogue, eds.
1964 Contributions to Urban Sociology. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.
Jencks, Christopher and Paul Peterson, eds.
1991 The Urban Underclass. Washington, DC: Brookings Institute Press.
Katz, Michael B.
1989 The Undeserving Poor: From the War on Poverty to the War on Welfare. New York: Pantheon.
1995 Improving Poor People: The Welfare State, the ‘Underclass’ and Urban Schools as History. Princeton: Princeton U Press.
Leacock, Eleanor, ed.
1971 The Culture of Poverty: A Critique. New York: Simon and Schuster.
Lewis, Oscar
1966 The Culture of Poverty. Scientific American 215(4):19-25.
1966 La Vida. New York: Random House.
Lykes, M. Brinton, Ali Banuazizi, Ramsay Liem and Michael Morris, eds.
1992 Myths About the Powerless: Contesting Social Inequalities. Philadelphia: Temple U Press.
Nash, June C.
1989 From Tanktown to High Tech: The Clash of Community and Industrial Cycles. Albany: SUNY.
Pappas, G.
1989 The Magic City: Unemployment in a Working Class Community. Ithaca: Cornell U Press.
Peiss, Kathy
1986 Cheap Amusements: Working Women and Leisure in Turn of the Century New York. Philadelphia: Temple U Press.
Stacey, Judy
1990 Brave New Families: Stories of Domestic Upheaval in Late Twentieth Century America. NY: Basic Books.
Susser, Ida
1982 Norman Street: Poverty and Politics in an Urban Neighborhood. New York: Oxford.
1996 The Construction of Poverty and Homelessness in US Cities. Annual Review of Anthropology 25.
Valentine, Charles
1968 Culture and Poverty: Critique and Counter-Proposals. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.
Whyte, William Foote
1943 Street Corner Society: The Social Structure of an Italian Slum. Chicago: U of Chicago Press.
Wilson, William Julius
1987 The Truly Disadvantaged: The Inner City, the Underclass, and Public Policy. Chicago: U of Chicago Press.
1989 The Underclass: Issues, Perspectives, and Public Policy. Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Sciences 501: 182-192.
1996 When Work Disappears: The World of the New Urban Poor. New York: Alfred A. Knopf.

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Class: Middle, Upper

Blu, Karen
1979 Race and Ethnicity: Changing Symbols of Dominance and Hierarchy in the United States. Anthropological Quarterly 52: 77-85.
Goldschmidt, Walter
1955 Social Class and the Dynamics of Status in America. American Anthropologist 57: 1209-1217.
1974 Social Class and the Dynamics of Status in America. In Anthropology and American Life. Joseph G. Jorgensen and Marcello Truzzi, eds. New Jersey: Prentice-Hall, Inc.
Kottak, Conrad Phillip
1990 Prime-time Society: An Anthropological Analysis of Television and Culture. Belmont: Wadsworth, Inc.
Marcus, George with Peter Dobkin Hall
1994 Lives in Trust: The Fortunes of Dynastic Families in Late Twentieth-Century America. Boulder, San Francisco, Oxford: Westview Press.
McCarthy, Kathleen D.
1991 Women’s Culture: American Philanthropy and Art, 1830-1930. Chicago: U of Chicago Press.
Mills, C. Wright
1956 The Power Elite. New York: Oxford U Press.
Myerhoff, Barbara
1994 Number Our Days. NAL/Dutton.
Newman, Katherine S.
1988 Falling From Grace: The Experience of Downward Mobility in the American Middle Class. New York: Vintage Books.
1994 Deindustrialization, Poverty, and Downward Mobility: Toward an Anthropology of Economic Disorder. In Diagnosing America. Shepard Forman, ed. Ann Arbor: U of Michigan Press.
Odendahl, Theresa
1990 Charity Begins at Home: Generosity and Self-Interest Among the Philanthropic Elite. New York: Basic Books, Inc.
Perin, Constance
1988 Belonging in America: Reading Between the Lines. Madison: U of Wisconsin Press.
Shi, David
1985 The Simple Life; Plain Living and High Thinking in American Culture. New York and Oxford: Oxford University Press.
Silverman, Debora
1986 Selling Culture: Bloomingdale’s, Diana Vreeland and the Aristocracy of Taste in America. New York: Pantheon.
Veblen, Thorstein
1953 The Theory of the Leisure Class: An Economic Study of Institutions. New York: New American Library.
Warner, W. Lloyd, M. Meeker and K. Eels
1949 Social Class in America. Chicago: U of Chicago Press.
Weatherford, J. McIver
1985 Tribes on the Hill: The US Congress Rituals and Realities. New York: Bergin & Garvey.
Weber, Max
1958 Class, Status, Party. In From Max Weber: Essays in Sociology. H.H. Gerth and C. Wright Mills, eds. Pp. 180-195. New York: Oxford University Press.

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Rethinking Family/Kinship

Collier, Jane and Sylvia Yanagisako, eds.
1987 Gender and Kinship. Palo Alto: Stanford.
Collier, Jane, M. Rosaldo and S. Yanagisako
1982 Is There a Family? New Anthropological Views. In Rethinking the Family. B. Thorne, M. Yalom, eds.
DiLeonardo, Micaela
1987 The Female World of Cards and Holidays: Women, Families, and the Work of Kinship. Signs 12: 440-453.
Ginsburg, Faye and Anna Tsing
1990 Uncertain Terms; Negotiating Gender in American Culture. Boston: Beacon.
Harding, Susan
1981 Family Reform Movements: Recent Feminism and Its Opposition. Feminist Studies 7:57-75.
Lipsitz, George
1986 The Meaning of Memory: Family, Class and Ethnicity in Early Network Television Programs. Cultural Anthropology 1:4:355-387.
Peletz, Michael
1995 Kinship Studies in Late Twentieth-Century America. Annual Review of Anthropology. 24: 343- 446.
Ragone, Helena
1996 Surrogate Mothers: Adoptive Mothers and Fathers. American Ethnologist 352-365.
Rapp, Rayna
1981 Family and Class in Contemporary America: Notes Toward an Understanding of Ideology. In Rethinking the Family. Barrie Thorne and Marilyn Yalom, ed. Longman.
Scheffler, H.
1976 The Meaning of Kinship in American Culture: Another View. In Meaning in Anthropology. k. Basso and H. Selby, eds. Albuquerque.
Schneider, David
1968 American Kinship: A Cultural Account. Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall.
1980 [1968] American Kinship: A Cultural Account. U Chicago Press.
1977 Kinship, Community and Locality in American Culture. In Kin and Communities. A. Lichtman, J. Chalinor, eds. Smithsonian Press.
1986 A Critique of the Study of Kinship. Michigan.
Wallace, Anthony
1969 Review of American Kinship. American Anthropologist 71: 100-106.
Yanagisako, Sylvia Junko
1979 Family and Household: The Analysis of Domestic Groups. Annual Review of Anthropology 8: 161-205.

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Feminist Anthropology

DiLeonardo, Micaela, ed.
1991 Gender at the Crossroads of Knowledge: Feminist Anthropology in the Postmodern Era. Berkeley: U of California Press.
Epstein, Barbara
1981 The Politics of Domesticity. Middletown, CT: Wesleyan U Press.
Ginsburg, Faye and Rayna Rapp, eds.
1989 Contested Lives: The Abortion Debate in an American Community. Berkeley: U of California.
1991 Gender Politics and the Contradictions of Nurturance: Moral Authority and Constraints to Action for Female Abortion Activists. Social Research 58(5): 653-676.
1995 Conceiving the New World Order: The Global Politics of Reproduction. Berkeley: U of California Press.
Harding, Sandra
1998 Is Science Multi-Cultural?: Postcolonialisms, Feminisms, and Epistemologies. Bloomington: Indiana U Press.
Lamphere, Louise
1986 From Working Daughters to Working Mothers: Production and Reproduction in an Industrial Community. American Ethnologist 12: 118-130.
Martin, Emily
1987 The Woman in the Body: A Cultural Analysis of Reproduction. Boston: Beacon.
Peiss, Kathy Lee
1986 Cheap Amusements: Working Women and Leisure in Turn-of-the-Century New York.
Rosaldo, Michelle Zimbalist and Louise Lamphere, eds.
1974 Women, Culture, and Society. Stanford: Stanford U Press.
Sanday, Peggy Reeves and Ruth Gallagher Goodenough, eds.
1990 Beyond the Second Sex: New Directions in the Anthropology of Gender. Philadelphia: U of Pennsylvania Press.
Snitow, Ann, Christene Stansell, and S. Thompson, eds.
1983 The Powers of Desire. New York: Monthly Review.
Tilly, Louise A., and Joan W. Scott
1978 Women, Work, and Family. New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston.

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Gay/Lesbian Anthropology

Bell, David and Gill Valentine
1995 Mapping Desire. New York: Routledge.
Duggan, Lisa
1994 Queering the State. Social Text 39:1-14.
Faderman, Lillian
1991 Odd Girls and Twilight Lovers: A History of Lesbian Life in Twentieth-Century America. New York: Penguin Books.
Kennedy, Elizabeth and Madeline Davis
1993 Boots of Leather, Slippers of Gold: The History of a Lesbian Community. New York: Penguin Books.
Lauria, Mickey and Lawrence Knopp
1985 Toward an Analysis of the Role of Gay Communities in the Urban Renaissance. Urban Geography 6(2):152-169.
Leap, William
1996 Word is Out: Gay Men’s English. Mpls: U of Minnesota Press.
Lewin, Ellen
1993 Lesbian Mothers: Accounts of Gender in American Culture. Ithaca: Cornell U Press.
1995 On the Outside Looking In: The Politics of Lesbian Motherhood. In Conceiving the New World Order: The Global Politics of Reproduction. U of California Press.
Newton, Esther
1993 Cherry Grove, Fire Island: Sixty Years in America’s First Gay and Lesbian Town. Boston: Beacon Press.
1993 My Best Informant’s Dress: The Erotic Equation in Fieldwork. Cultural Anthropology 8 (1): 3-23.
Weston, Kath
1991 Families We Choose. Columbia U Press.

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Cities and Suburbs

Caro, Peter
1974 The Power Broker: Robert Moses and the Fall of New York.
Castells, Manuel
1983 The City and the Grassroots. Berkeley: U of California Press.
Cronon, William
1991 Nature’s Metropolis: Chicago and the Great West.
Davis, Mike
1990 City of Quartz: Excavating the Future in Los Angeles.
Harvey, David
1973 Social Justice and the City.
1989 The Urban Experience. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins.
Jackson, Kenneth T.
1985 Crabgrass Frontier: The Suburbanization of the United States.
Jacobs, Jane
1961 The Death and Life of Great American Cities.
Kirshenblatt-Gimblett, Barbara
1988 Ordinary People/Everyday Life: Folk Culture in New York City. In Urban Life: Readings in Urban Anthropology. George Gmelch and Walter Zenner, eds. Prospect Heights: U of Illinois Press.
Osofsky, Gilbert
1966 Harlem, The Making of a Ghetto: Negro New York, 1890-1930.
Mullings, Leith, ed.
1987 Cities of the United States. New York: Columbia U Press.
Mumford, Lewis
1938 The Culture of Cities.
1961 The City in History: Its Origins, Its Transformations, and Its Prospects.
Stansell, Christene
1986 City of Women: Sex and Class in New York, 1789-1860.
Wade, Richard C.
1959 The Urban Frontier: The Rise of Western Cities, 1790-1830.
Warner, Sam Bass
1962 Streetcar Suburbs: The Process of Growth in Boston, 1870-1900.
1968 The Private City: Philadelphia in Three Periods of Its Growth.
1972 The Urban Wilderness: A History of the American City.
Waterston, Alisse
1993 Street Addicts in the Political Economy. Philadelphia: Temple U Press.
1999 Love, Sorrow and Rage: Destitute Women in a Manhattan Residence. Philadelphia: Temple U Press.
Zukin, Sharon
1987 Gentrification: Culture and Capital in the Urban Core. Annual Review of Sociology 13: 129-147.
1995 The Cultures of Cities. Cambridge: Blackwell.

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Native Canadians

Alfred, Gerald R.
1995 Heeding the Voices of our Ancestors: Kahnawake Mohawk Politics and the Rise of Native Nationalism. Toronto: Oxford U Press.
Glavin, Terry
1990 A Death Feast in Dimlahamid. Vancouver: New Star Books.
1996 Dead Reckoning: Confronting the Crisis in Pacific Fisheries. Vancouver: Greystone Books.
Handler, Richard
1993 Fieldwork in Quebec. In When They Read What We Write: The Politics of Ethnography. Carolin B. Bretell, ed. Westport: Bergin and Garvey.
Long, David Alan and Olive Patricia Dickason
1996 Visions of the Heart: Canadian Aboriginal Issues. Toronto: Harcourt Brace and Company.
Monture-Angus, Patricia
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Adams, David Wallace
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Aho, James
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