American Anthropological Association

Though we couldn’t connect with you in-person at the American Anthropological Association annual conference this year, we would still like to highlight our new books and share our conference discount.

 

We are pleased to offer AAA members a 40% discount with free shipping on all orders placed through December 31. Enter promo code WASH20 at checkout through our website or by calling 1-800-537-5487.

 

Our acquisitions editors are still eager to connect with current and prospective authors about new projects and book proposals. They have been working to transition their usual in-person conference appointments to virtual meetings by phone or Zoom. If you have a project you’d like to discuss, please get in touch with one of our editors:

 

Lorri Hagman, Executive Editor

Asian studies, cultural and environmental anthropology

 

Larin McLaughlin, Editor in Chief

Critical ethnic studies; American studies; Asian American studies; women’s, gender, and sexuality studies; Native and Indigenous studies; visual culture

 

We’ve curated a selection of our new and noteworthy books below, and you can find additional titles here.

New in Anthropology

Sacred Cows and Chicken Manchurian

Sacred Cows and Chicken Manchurian

The Everyday Politics of Eating Meat in India

James Staples, K. Sivaramakrishnan, K. Sivaramakrishnan

$30.00

Paperback

248 Pages

Gardens of Gold

Gardens of Gold

Place-Making in Papua New Guinea

Jamon Alex Halvaksz, K. Sivaramakrishnan, K. Sivaramakrishnan

$30.00

Paperback

242 Pages

Mountains of Blame

Mountains of Blame

Climate and Culpability in the Philippine Uplands

Will Smith, K. Sivaramakrishnan, K. Sivaramakrishnan

$30.00

Paperback

200 Pages

Disturbed Forests, Fragmented Memories

Disturbed Forests, Fragmented Memories

Jarai and Other Lives in the Cambodian Highlands

Jonathan Padwe, K. Sivaramakrishnan, K. Sivaramakrishnan

$30.00

Paperback

280 Pages

Shifting Livelihoods

Shifting Livelihoods

Gold Mining and Subsistence in the Chocó, Colombia

Daniel Tubb, K. Sivaramakrishnan, K. Sivaramakrishnan

$30.00

Paperback

250 Pages

The Ends of Kinship

The Ends of Kinship

Connecting Himalayan Lives between Nepal and New York

Sienna R. Craig, Padma Kaimal, K. Sivaramakrishnan, Anand A. Yang

$30.00

Paperback

304 Pages

Exile from the Grasslands

Exile from the Grasslands

Tibetan Herders and Chinese Development Projects

Jarmila Ptáčková, Stevan Harrell

$30.00

Paperback

188 Pages

Anticipating Future Environments

Anticipating Future Environments

Climate Change, Adaptive Restoration, and the Columbia River Basin

Shana Lee Hirsch

$30.00

Paperback

232 Pages

Herring and People of the North Pacific

Herring and People of the North Pacific

Sustaining a Keystone Species

Thomas F. Thornton, Madonna L. Moss

$30.00

Paperback

276 Pages

Unsettling Native Art Histories on the Northwest Coast

Unsettling Native Art Histories on the Northwest Coast

Kathryn Bunn-Marcuse, Aldona Jonaitis

$39.95

Hardcover

344 Pages

Bad Dog

Bad Dog

Pit Bull Politics and Multispecies Justice

Harlan Weaver, Banu Subramaniam, Rebecca Herzig

$30.00

Paperback

248 Pages

Protecting Whiteness

Protecting Whiteness

Whitelash and the Rejection of Racial Equality

Cameron D. Lippard, J. Scott Carter, David G. Embrick, Eduardo Bonilla-Silva

$30.00

Paperback

296 Pages

Becoming Nisei

Becoming Nisei

Japanese American Urban Lives in Prewar Tacoma

Lisa M. Hoffman, Mary L. Hanneman

$29.95

Paperback

312 Pages

Ancient Ink

Ancient Ink

The Archaeology of Tattooing

Lars Krutak, Aaron Deter-Wolf

$35.00

Paperback

368 Pages

Rural Origins, City Lives

Rural Origins, City Lives

Class and Place in Contemporary China

Roberta Zavoretti

$30.00

Paperback

224 Pages

Tea and Solidarity

Tea and Solidarity

Tamil Women and Work in Postwar Sri Lanka

Mythri Jegathesan, Piya Chatterjee

$30.00

Paperback

288 Pages