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Recent Content

Frances Trix
Albert Doja

Doja on Trix, 'Spiritual discourse: learning with an Islamic master'

Frances Trix. Spiritual discourse: learning with an Islamic master. Conduct and Communication Series. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1993. xi + 189p. $30.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8122-3165-6.

Reviewed by Albert Doja (Lecturer in Social Anthropology, University of Hull) Published on H-SAE (June, 2001)

Matthew Johnson
Charles C. Kolb

Kolb on Johnson, 'Archaeological Theory: An Introduction'

Matthew Johnson. Archaeological Theory: An Introduction. Oxford, England and Malden, Mass.: Blackwell Publishers, 1999. xv + 240 pp. $54.95 (cloth) ISBN 0-631-20295-1; $26.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-631-20296-7.

Reviewed by Charles C. Kolb (National Endowment for the Humanities) Published on H-SAE (February, 2001)

Archaeological Theory: A History and Current Assessment

Paul Nixon
Lynn Maners

Maners on Nixon, 'Sociality, Music, Dance: Human Figurations in a Transylvanian Valley'

Paul Nixon. Sociality, Music, Dance: Human Figurations in a Transylvanian Valley. Goteborg: Goteborg Universitet, 1998. xxvii + 636 pp. £30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-91-85974-49-8.

Reviewed by Lynn Maners (Department of Anthropology, University of Arizona/ Pima C.C. ) Published on H-SAE (January, 2001)

When Dancing Worlds Collide: The Ideology of Reality and the Reality of Ideology in Pre and Post Ceaucescu Romania

Keith Doubt
Cyril Belshaw

Belshaw on Doubt, 'Sociology after Bosnia and Kosovo: Recovering Justice'

Keith Doubt. Sociology after Bosnia and Kosovo: Recovering Justice. Postmodern Social Futures. Lanham, Md: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2000. xiii + 183 pp. $85.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8476-9376-4; $30.95 (textbook), ISBN 978-0-8476-9377-1.

Reviewed by Cyril Belshaw (University of British Columbia) Published on H-SAE (December, 2000)

Sociology Confronts Ethno-political Conflict

Daphne Berdahl
Jason C. James

James on Berdahl, 'Where the World Ended: Re-Unification and Identity in the German Borderland'

Daphne Berdahl. Where the World Ended: Re-Unification and Identity in the German Borderland. New York and London: University of California Press, 1999. xiii + 204 pp. $17.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-520-21477-4.

Reviewed by Jason C. James (Department of Anthropology, University of California, San Diego) Published on H-SAE (November, 2000)