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

Miguel Vale de Almeida
Charles R. Menzies

Menzies on de Almeida, 'The Hegemonic Male: Masculinity in a Portuguese Town'

Miguel Vale de Almeida. The Hegemonic Male: Masculinity in a Portuguese Town. Providence. R.I. and Oxford, Eng.: Berghahn Books, 1996. 186 pp. $16.50 (paper), ISBN 978-1-57181-891-1; $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-57181-888-1.

Reviewed by Charles R. Menzies (University of British Columbia) Published on H-SAE (June, 1999)

Jeffrey Cole
Eric Maheu

Maheu on Cole, 'The New Racism in Europe: A Sicilian Ethnography'

Jeffrey Cole. The New Racism in Europe: A Sicilian Ethnography. Cambridge and New York: Cambridge University Press, 1997. xi + 153 pp. $54.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-58493-7.

Reviewed by Eric Maheu (Department of Anthropology, Université de Montréal, Canada) Published on H-SAE (May, 1999)

La construction de l'Autre dans la vie quotidienne

Susan Parman, ed.
Kelli Ann Costa

Costa on Parman, 'Europe in the Anthropological Imagination'

Susan Parman, ed. Europe in the Anthropological Imagination. Upper Saddle River, N.J.: Prentice Hall, 1998. xi + 274 pp. $17.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-13-337460-5.

Reviewed by Kelli Ann Costa (Department of Anthropology, Franklin Pierce College) Published on H-SAE (March, 1999)

From Center to Margins: An Intellectual History of the Anthropology of Europe

Paul Saenger
Joseph Feller

Feller on Saenger, 'Space Between Words: The Origins of Silent Reading'

Paul Saenger. Space Between Words: The Origins of Silent Reading. Stanford, Cal.: Stanford University Press, 1997. xviii + 480 pp. $49.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8047-2653-5.

Reviewed by Joseph Feller (Liberal Arts, Ringling School of Art and Design) Published on H-SAE (January, 1999)

The Silent Word

Charles Tilly
Karen Armstrong

Armstrong on Tilly, 'Roads from Past to Future'

Charles Tilly. Roads from Past to Future. Lanham, Md: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 1997. ix + 430 pp. $28.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8476-8410-6; $101.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8476-8409-0.

Reviewed by Karen Armstrong (University of Helsinki) Published on H-SAE (January, 1999)

Innovation and Historical Continuity