H-SAE is a network affiliated with the Society for the Anthropology of Europe (SAE), a section of the American Anthropological Association. H-SAE is open to scholars, advanced students, teachers, and professionals who desire participation in academic discussions of the anthropology of Europe.

Recent Content

Author: 
Jennifer Ruth Hosek
Reviewer: 
Julie Hartley

Hartley on Hosek, 'Sun, Sex, and Socialism: Cuba in the German Imaginary'


Jennifer Ruth Hosek. Sun, Sex, and Socialism: Cuba in the German Imaginary. German European Studies Series. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2012. xvi + 266 pp. $60.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4426-4138-9.

Reviewed by Julie Hartley (Utah State University, Tooele)
Published on H-SAE (March, 2013)
Commissioned by Michael B. Munnik

Author: 
Elizabeth Anne Davis
Reviewer: 
Noelle Mole

Mole on Davis, 'Bad Souls: Madness and Responsibility in Modern Greece'


Elizabeth Anne Davis. Bad Souls: Madness and Responsibility in Modern Greece. Durham: Duke University Press, 2012. x + 331 pp. $94.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8223-5093-4; $25.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8223-5106-1.

Reviewed by Noelle Mole (NYU)
Published on H-SAE (February, 2013)
Commissioned by Michael B. Munnik

The Ethical Onus of Psychiatric Care

Author: 
Gunnar Skirbekk
Reviewer: 
Laurie McIntosh

McIntosh on Skirbekk, 'Multiple Modernities: A Tale of Scandinavian Experiences'


Gunnar Skirbekk. Multiple Modernities: A Tale of Scandinavian Experiences. Hong Kong: Chinese University Press, 2011. 221 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-962-996-487-0.

Reviewed by Laurie McIntosh (Duke University)
Published on H-SAE (February, 2013)
Commissioned by Michael B. Munnik

Author: 
Aldis Purs
Reviewer: 
Elo-Hanna Seljamaa

Seljamaa on Purs, 'Baltic Facades: Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania since 1945'


Aldis Purs. Baltic Facades: Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania since 1945. Contemporary Worlds Series. London: Reaktion, 2012. Maps. 203 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-86189-896-8.

Reviewed by Elo-Hanna Seljamaa (University of Tartu)
Published on H-SAE (February, 2013)
Commissioned by Michael B. Munnik

Deconstructing and Constructing the Baltic

Author: 
Tova Höjdestrand
Reviewer: 
Ayse Akalin

Akalin on Höjdestrand, 'Needed by Nobody: Homelessness and Humanness in Post-Socialist Russia'


Tova Höjdestrand. Needed by Nobody: Homelessness and Humanness in Post-Socialist Russia. Culture and Society after Socialism Series. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2009. ix + 231 pp. $59.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8014-4701-3; $22.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8014-7593-1.

Reviewed by Ayse Akalin
Published on H-SAE (January, 2013)
Commissioned by Abby L. Drwecki

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