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Books in Europeanist anthropology published in 2018 (alphabetical by author)

Aistara, Guntra A. 2018. Organic Sovereignties: Struggles over Farming in an Age of Free Trade. University of Washington Press.

Çaǧlar, Ayşe and Nina Glick Schiller. 2018. Migrants and City-making: Dispossession, Displacement, and Urban Regeneration. Duke University Press.

Demetriou, Olga Maya. 2018. Refugeehood and the Postconflict Subject: Reconsidering Minor Losses. State University of New York Press.

Dzenovska, Dace. 2018. School of Europeanness: Tolerance and Other Lessons in Political Liberalism in Latvia. Cornell University Press.

Franquesa, Jaume. 2018. Power Struggles: Dignity, Value, and the Renewable Energy Frontier in Spain. Indiana University Press.

Heywood, Paolo. 2018.  After Difference: Queer Activism in Italy and Anthropological Theory. Berghahn.

Høyer Leivestad, Hege. 2018.  Caravans: Lives on Wheels in Contemporary Europe. Bloomsbury.

Krause, Elizabeth L. 2018. Tight Knit: Global Families and the Social Life of Fast Fashion. The University of Chicago Press.

Szombati, Kristóf. 2018. The Revolt of the Provinces: Anti-Gypsyism and Right-Wing Politics in Hungary. Berghahn.

Tuckett, Anna. 2018. Rules, Paper, Status: Migrants and Precarious Bureaucracy in Contemporary Italy. Stanford University Press.

Verdery, Katherine. 2018. My Life as a Spy: Investigations in a Secret Police File. Duke University Press.

Books in Europeanist anthropology published in 2017 (alphabetical by author)

Babül, Elif M. 2017. Bureaucratic Intimacies: Translating Human Rights in TurkeyStanford University Press.

Bach, Jonathan P.G. 2017. What Remains: Everyday Encounters with the Socialist Past in GermanyColumbia University Press.

Beaman, Jean. 2017. Citizen Outsider: Children of North African Immigrants in France. University of California Press.

Ben-Yehoyada, Naor. 2017. The Mediterranean Incarnate: Region Formation Between Sicily and Tunisia since World War IIThe University of Chicago Press. **2018 William A. Douglass Prize in Europeanist Anthropology Honorable Mention**

Bjork, Stephanie R. 2017. Somalis Abroad: Clan and Everyday Life in FinlandUniversity of Illinois Press.

Brković, Čarna. 2017. Managing Ambiguity: How Clientelism, Citizenship and Power Shape Personhood in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Berghahn Books.

Dalakoglou, Dimitris. 2017. The Road: An Ethnography of (Im)mobility, Space, and Cross-border Infrastructures in the BalkansManchester University Press.

Graham, Barbara. 2017. Death, Materiality and Mediation: An Ethnography of Remembrance in IrelandBerghahn Books.

Guano, Emanuela. 2017. Creative Urbanity: An Italian Middle Class in the Shade of RevitalizationUniversity of Pennsylvania Press.

Jones, Graham M. 2017. Magic’s Reason: An Anthropology of AnalogyThe University of Chicago Press. **Association for French Cultural Studies: Lawrence Wylie Prize in French Cultural Studies Honorable Mention**

Leite. Naomi. 2017. Unorthodox Kin: Portuguese Marranos and the Global Search for BelongingUniversity of California Press.

Materka, Edyta. 2017. Dystopia’s Provocateurs: Peasants, State, and Informality in the Polish-German Borderlands. Indiana University Press.

Murphy, John P. 2017. Yearning to Labor: Youth, Unemployment, and Social Destiny in Urban FranceUniversity of Nebraska Press.

Rogozen-Soltar, Mikaela H. 2017. Spain Unmoored: Migration, Conversion, and the Politics of Islam. Indiana University Press.

Roudakova, Natalia. 2017. Losing Pravda: Ethics and The Press in Post-Truth Russia. Cambridge University Press.

Sjoholm, Barbara. 2017. Black Fox: A Life of Emilie Demant Hatt, Artist and EthnographerThe University of Wisconsin Press.

Stankiewicz, Damien. 2017. Europe Un-imagined: Nation and Culture at a French-German Television ChannelUniversity of Toronto Press.

Swanson, John C. 2017. Tangible Belonging: Negotiating Germanness in Twentieth-century HungaryUniversity of Pittsburgh Press.

Teitelbaum, Benjamin R. 2017. Lions of the North: Sounds of the New Nordic Radical NationalismOxford University Press.

Trnka, Susanna. 2017. One Blue Child: Asthma, Responsibility, and the Politics of Global HealthStanford University Press.

Wulff, Helena. 2017. Rhythms of Writing: An Anthropology of Irish Literature. Bloomsbury.

Books in Europeanist anthropology published in 2016 (alphabetical by author)

Bowen, John R. 2016. On British Islam: Religion, Law, and Everyday Practice in Shari’a Councils. Princeton University Press.

Cartier, Marie. 2016. The France of the Little-middles: A Suburban Housing Development in Greater Paris. Berghahn.

Cashman, Ray. 2016. Packy Jim: Folklore and Worldview on the Irish Border. The University of Wisconsin Press.

Feldman-Savelsberg, Pamela. 2016. Mothers on the Move: Reproducing Belonging between Africa and Europe. The University of Chicago Press.

Graham, Barbara. 2017. Death, Materiality and Mediation: An Ethnography of Remembrance in Ireland. Berghahn Books.

Green, Sarah F. 2016. Notes from the Balkans: Locating Marginality and Ambiguity on the Greek-Albanian Border. Princeton University Press.

Hasselberg, Ines. 2016. Enduring Uncertainty: Deportation, Punishment and Everyday Life, Dislocation. Berghahn Books.

Jaffe-Walter, Reva. 2016. Coercive Concern: Nationalism, Liberalism, and the Schooling of Muslim Youth. Stanford University Press.

Napolitano, Valentina. 2016. Migrant Hearts and the Atlantic Return: Transnationalism and the Roman Catholic Church. Fordham University Press.

Raikhel, Eugene A. 2016. Governing Habits: Treating Alcoholism in the Post-Soviet Clinic. Cornell University Press.

Shoshan, Nitzan. 2016. The Management of Hate: Nation, Affect, and the Governance of Right-wing Extremism in Germany. Princeton University Press.

Speier, Amy. 2016. Fertility Holidays: IVF Tourism and the Reproduction of Whiteness. New York University Press.

Willson, Margaret. 2016. Seawomen of Iceland: Survival on the Edge. University of Washington Press.

Selected books in Europeanist anthropology published prior to 2016 (alphabetical by author)

Arkin, Kimberly A. 2013. Rhinestones, Religion, and the Republic: Fashioning Jewishness in France. Stanford University Press. **Winner of the 2016 Jordan Schnitzer Prize in the Category of Social Science, Anthropology, and Folklore, sponsored by the Association of Jewish Studies (AJS)**

Brettell, Caroline B. and Deborah Reed-Danahay. 2012. Civic Engagements: The Citizenship Practices of Indian and Vietnamese Immigrants.  Stanford University Press.

Cole, Jeffrey E. and Sally S. Booth. 2007. Dirty Work: Immigrants in Domestic Service, Agriculture, and Prostitution in Sicily. Lexington Books.

Coles, Kimberley. 2007. Democratic Designs: International Interventions and Electoral Practice in Post-War Bosnia-Herzegovina. University of Michigan Press.

Creed, Gerald. 2011. Masquerade and Postsocialism: Ritual and Cultural Dispossession in Bulgaria. Indiana University Press. **2012 William A. Douglass Prize in Europeanist Anthropology Winner**, **John D. Bell 2012 Memorial Book Prize of the Bulgarian Studies Association**

Ghodsee, Kristen. 2009. Muslim Lives in Eastern Europe: Gender, Ethnicity and the Transformation of Islam in Postsocialist Bulgaria. Princeton University Press.

Heatherington, Tracey. 2010.  Wild Sardinia: Indigeneity and the Global Dreamtimes of Environmentalism. University of Washington Press.

Herzfeld, Michael. 2009. Evicted from Eternity: The Restructuring of Modern Rome. The University of Chicago Press. **Choice Magazine: CHOICE Outstanding Academic Title Awards**

Kideckel, David. 2008. Getting By in Post-Socialist Romania: Work, the Body and Working Class Culture. Indiana University Press.

Krause, Elizabeth. 2009. Unraveled: A Weaver’s Tale of Life Gone ModernUniversity of California Press.

Mahmud, Lilith. 2014. The Brotherhood of Freemason Sisters: Gender, Secrecy, and Fraternity in Italian Masonic Lodges. The University of Chicago Press. **2015 William A. Douglass Prize in Europeanist Anthropology Winner**

Mandel, Ruth. 2008. Cosmopolitan Anxieties: Turkish Challenges to Citizenship and Belonging in Germany. Duke University Press. **2009 William A. Douglass Prize in Europeanist Anthropology Winner**

Muehlebach, Andrea. 2012. The Moral Neoliberal: Welfare and Citizenship in Italy. The University of Chicago Press. **2013 Society for the Anthropology of Europe: William A. Douglass Prize in Europeanist Anthropology Honorable Mention**

Murphy, Liam D.  2010. Believing in Belfast: Charismatic Christianity After the Troubles.  Carolina Academic Press.

Naumescu, Vlad. 2007. Modes of Religiosity in Eastern Christianity: Religious Processes and Social Change in Ukraine. Lit Verlag.

Navaro-Yashin, Yael. 2012. The Make-Believe Space: Affective Geography in a Postwar Polity. Duke University Press.

Neofotistos, Vasiliki P. 2012. The Risk of War: Everyday Sociality in the Republic of Macedonia. University of Pennsylvania Press.

Razsa, Maple. 2015.  Bastards of Utopia: Living Radical Politics After Socialism. Indiana University Press.

Reed-Danahay, Deborah and Caroline B. Brettell, eds. 2008. Citizenship, Political Engagement and Belonging: Immigrants in Europe and the United States. Rutgers University Press . **Choice Outstanding Academic Title 2009**

Rogers, Douglas. 2009. The Old Faith and the Russian Land: A Historical Ethnography of Ethics in the Urals. Cornell University Press.

Wagner, Sarah E. 2008. To Know Where He LiesDNA Technology and the Search for Srebrenica’s Missing. University of California Press.


North Bull Island, Dublin, Ireland, July 2012. ©Nathan Thomas Coben
North Bull Island, Dublin, Ireland, July 2012.
©Nathan Thomas Coben