Reviews

Author: 
James Lindsay Hopkins
Reviewer: 
Kristen Ghodsee

Ghodsee on James Lindsay Hopkins, 'The Bulgarian Orthodox Church: A Socio-Historical Analysis of the Evolving Relationship between Church, Nation, and State in Bulgaria'

James Lindsay Hopkins. The Bulgarian Orthodox Church: A Socio-Historical Analysis of the Evolving Relationship between Church, Nation, and State in Bulgaria. Boulder: Columbia University Press, 2008. xv +340 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-88033-624-6.

Reviewed by Kristen Ghodsee (Bowdoin College) Published on H-SAE (January, 2010) Commissioned by Abby L. Drwecki

Author: 
Alya Guseva
Reviewer: 
Emily Lynch

Lynch on Guseva, 'Into the Red: the Birth of the Credit Card Market in Postcommunist Russia'

Alya Guseva. Into the Red: the Birth of the Credit Card Market in Postcommunist Russia. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2008. xiii + 202 pp. $50.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8047-5838-3.

Reviewed by Emily Lynch (University of Texas, Austin) Published on H-SAE (November, 2009) Commissioned by Abby L. Drwecki

Author: 
Agita Lūse, Imre Lazar, eds.
Reviewer: 
Jill Owczarzak

Owczarzak on Lūse and Lazar, 'Cosmologies of Suffering: Post-communist Transformation, Sacral Communication, and Healing'

Agita Lūse, Imre Lazar, eds. Cosmologies of Suffering: Post-communist Transformation, Sacral Communication, and Healing. Newcastle: Cambridge Scholars, 2007. xvi + 244 pp. $69.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-84718-258-6.

Reviewed by Jill Owczarzak (Medical College of Wisconsin) Published on H-SAE (November, 2009) Commissioned by Abby L. Drwecki

Author: 
Umut Özkırımlı, Spyros A. Sofos
Reviewer: 
Leyla Neyzi

Neyzi on Özkırımlı and Sofos, 'Tormented by History: Nationalism in Greece and Turkey'

Umut Özkırımlı, Spyros A. Sofos. Tormented by History: Nationalism in Greece and Turkey. New York: Columbia University Press, 2008. viii + 220 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-231-70052-8.

Reviewed by Leyla Neyzi Published on H-SAE (September, 2009) Commissioned by Abby L. Drwecki

Nationalism and "Existential Schizophrenia": Comparing Greece and Turkey

Author: 
Val Colic-Peisker
Reviewer: 
Catherine Baker

Baker on Colic-Peisker, 'Migration, Class and Transnational Identities: Croatians in Australia and America'

Val Colic-Peisker. Migration, Class and Transnational Identities: Croatians in Australia and America. Studies of World Migrations Series. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2008. xii + 252 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-252-03360-5.

Reviewed by Catherine Baker (University of Southampton) Published on H-SAE (September, 2009) Commissioned by Abby L. Drwecki

Reviewer: 
Anna-Kathrin Warner

Warner on , 'EthnologInnen / KulturwissenschaftlerInnen in der Praxis: Interkulturelle Vermittlungsarbeit in Institutionen'

EthnologInnen / KulturwissenschaftlerInnen in der Praxis: Interkulturelle Vermittlungsarbeit in Institutionen. bremer instituts für kulturforschung (bik) und der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Völkerkunde (DGV). .

Reviewed by Anna-Kathrin Warner Published on H-SAE (September, 2003)

Author: 
Capo Zmegac, Jasna, Reinhard Johler, Sanja Kalapos, Herbert Nikitsch, eds.
Reviewer: 
Regina Bendix

Bendix on Zmegac and Jasna and Johler and Kalapos and Nikitsch, 'Kroatische Volkskunde/Ethnologie in den Neunzigern'

Capo Zmegac, Jasna, Reinhard Johler, Sanja Kalapos, Herbert Nikitsch, eds. Kroatische Volkskunde/Ethnologie in den Neunzigern. Vienna: Institut fÖ¼r EuropÖ¤ische Ethnologie, 2001. 491 pp. EUR 21.80 (paper), ISBN 978-3-902029-05-8.

Reviewed by Regina Bendix (Seminar für Volkskunde, Universität Göttingen) Published on H-SAE (November, 2001)

Croatian Ethnology--Past, Present and Future

Croatian Ethnology--Past, Present and Future

Author: 
Dieter Haller
Reviewer: 
Ullrich Kockel

Kockel on Haller, 'Gelebte Grenze Gibraltar: Transnationalismus, Lokalität und Identität in kulturanthropologischer Perspektive'

Dieter Haller. Gelebte Grenze Gibraltar: Transnationalismus, Lokalität und Identität in kulturanthropologischer Perspektive. Wiesbaden: Deutscher Universitäts-Verlag, 2000. 394 S., 13 Abb. DEM 98.00 (paper), ISBN 978-3-8244-4407-6.

Reviewed by Ullrich Kockel (Centre for European Studies, University of the West of England) Published on H-SAE (October, 2001)

Gibraltar and the Frontiers of Ethnological Theory

Author: 
Robert Gary Minnich
Reviewer: 
François Avenas

Avenas on Minnich, 'Homesteaders and Citizens: Collective identity formation on the Austro-Italian-Slovene frontier'

Robert Gary Minnich. Homesteaders and Citizens: Collective identity formation on the Austro-Italian-Slovene frontier. Bergen: Norse Publications, 1998. 283 pp. ISBN 978-82-7855-006-9.

Reviewed by François Avenas (Access France Corporation) Published on H-SAE (July, 2001)

National Identity within Transnational Spaces

National Identity within Transnational Spaces

Author: 
Frances Trix
Reviewer: 
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)

Author: 
Matthew Johnson
Reviewer: 
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

Author: 
Paul Nixon
Reviewer: 
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

Author: 
Keith Doubt
Reviewer: 
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

Author: 
Daphne Berdahl
Reviewer: 
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)

Author: 
Patrick Heady
Reviewer: 
Jaro Stacul

Stacul on Heady, 'The Hard People: Rivalry, Sympathy and Social Structure in an Alpine Valley'

Patrick Heady. The Hard People: Rivalry, Sympathy and Social Structure in an Alpine Valley. Amsterdam: Harwood Academic Publishers, 1999. xiii + 248 pp. $48.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-90-5702-341-5.

Reviewed by Jaro Stacul (University of Cambridge) Published on H-SAE (July, 2000)

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