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Anthropological criminology 2.0

David Sausdal and Henrik Vigh

Melanesia. He wanted to understand how they differed from European notions in order both to gauge the cultural specificity of it and to carve out a generalizable anthropological theory. Today, cross-cultural comparison is similarly often undertaken as a

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Minestrone Stories

Teaching anthropology through serendipitous cultural exchanges

Regnar Kristensen

political conventions, the indirect exchanges in the Minestrone Stories intended to break with them in order to provoke serendipitous social contact. Hence, Malinowski's serendipitous finding in Melanesia was used to instigate our teaching-by-serendipity in

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What Is Analysis?

Between Theory, Ethnography, and Method

Martin Holbraad, Sarah Green, Alberto Corsín Jiménez, Veena Das, Nurit Bird-David, Eduardo Kohn, Ghassan Hage, Laura Bear, Hannah Knox, and Bruce Kapferer

and Problems with Society in Melanesia . Berkeley : University of California Press . Viveiros de Castro , Eduardo . 1998 . “ Cosmological Deixis and Amerindian Perspectivism .” Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute 4 ( 3 ): 469 – 488

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We Were There

Rethinking Truth with Midiativistas in Rio de Janeiro

Raffaella Fryer-Moreira

Melanesia . Berkeley : University of California Press . 10.1525/california/9780520064232.001.0001 Strathern , M. 1991 . Partial Connections . Savage, MD : Rowman and Littlefield . Strathern , M. 1995 . ‘ Cutting the Network ’. Journal of the

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Capacity Building in Ethnographic Comparison

Rachel Douglas-Jones and Justin Shaffner

/3. Canberra, ACT : ANU Research School of Pacific and Asian Studies, State, Society and Governance in Melanesia Program . Mentore , L. n.d. ‘Capacity Building Workshops in Indigenous Amazonia: The Virtualism of the New Middle Grounds’ . Unpublished

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Witnessing the Unseen

Extinction, Spirits, and Anthropological Responsibility

Liana Chua

Women and Problems with Society in Melanesia . Berkeley : University of California Press . 10.1525/california/9780520064232.001.0001 Talebi , S. 2019 . ‘ Ethnography of Witnessing and Ethnography as Witnessing: Topographies of Two Court Hearings

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Fusion and Reform

The Potential for Identity Fusion to Reduce Recidivism and Improve Reintegration

Harvey Whitehouse and Robin Fitzgerald

religiosity’ as developed and refined by social and cultural anthropologists specialising in a diversity of ethnographic regions including Madagascar ( Bloch 2004 ), Melanesia ( Barth 2002 ; Lewis 2004 ; Whitehouse 1995 ), West Africa ( Goody 2004 ; Peel

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Emergent Police States

Racialized Pacification and Police Moralism from Rio's Favelas to Bolsonaro

Tomas Salem and Bjørn Enge Bertelsen

: . 10.5334/sta.dt Rio , Knut , Michelle MacCarthy , and Ruy Llera Blanes , eds. 2017 . Pentecostalism and Witchcraft. Spiritual Warfare in Africa and Melanesia . New York : Palgrave Macmillan . 10