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BASRAN, GURCHARN. S & B. SINGH BOLARIA. The Sikhs in Canada: migration, race, class, and gender. xiv, 222 pp., tables, bibliogrs. Oxford, New Delhi: Oxford Univ. Press, 2003. Rupees 795.00 (cloth)

BENTHALL, JONATHAN & JEROME BELLION-JOURDAN. The charitable crescent: politics of aid in the Muslim world. xii, 196 pp., bibliogr. London, New York: I.B. Tauris, 2003. [pounds sterling]39.50 (cloth)

BICKER, ALAN, PAUL SILLITOE & JOHAN POTTIER (eds). Development and local knowledge. ix, 222 pp., tables, figs., illus., bibliogrs. London, New York: Routledge, 2004. [pounds sterling]55.00 (cloth)

BINTLIFF, JOHN (ed.). A companion to archaeology. xxiv, 544 pp., maps, figs., tables, illus., bibliogrs. Oxford, Malden, Mass.: Blackwell Publishing, 2003. [pounds sterling]85.00 (cloth)

BORNSTEIN, ERICA. The spirit of development: Protestant NGOs, morality, and economics in Zimbabwe. xiv, 213 pp., bibliogr. London, New York: Routledge, 2003. [pounds sterling]50.00 (cloth)

BOURDARIAS, F., B. HOURS, A. LE PALEC et al. Journal des anthropologues: Les Ong: mediations politiques et globalisation. 309 pp., bibliogrs. Paris: AFA--MSH, 2003. [euro]21.50 (paper)

BRETTELL, CAROLINE. Anthropology and migration: essays on transnationalism, ethnicity, and identity. xxi, 238 pp., tables, bibliogr. Oxford, New York: Altamira Press, 2003. [pounds sterling]18.95 (paper)

BROWN, MELISSA J. Is Taiwan Chinese? The impact of culture, power, and migration on changing identities. xvi, 333 pp., maps, figs., tables, illus., bibliogr. London, Berkeley: Univ. California Press, 2004. $24.95 (paper)

BULL, MICHAEL & LES BACK (eds). The auditory culture reader. xvii, 510 pp., musical notation, bibliogrs. Oxford, New York: Berg Publishers, 2003. [pounds sterling]55.00 (cloth), [pounds sterling]17.99 (paper)

CALOTYCHOS, VANGELIS. Modern Greece: a cultural poetics. xii, 334 pp., maps, illus., bibliogr. Oxford, New York: Berg Publishers, 2004. [pounds sterling]55.00 (cloth), [pounds sterling]17.99 (paper)

CARMELI, YORAM S. & KALMAN APPLBAUM (eds). Consumption and market society in Israel. viii, 208 pp., tables, bibliogrs. Oxford, New York: Berg Publishers, 2004. [pounds sterling]50.00 (cloth), [pounds sterling]15.99 (paper)

CARRILLO, LEOCADIO LOPEZ & GIULIANO TESCARI. Vamos a Turikye: sciamanismo e storia sacra wirrarika. 414 pp., maps, tables, figs., illus., bibliogr. Milan: FrancoAngeli, 2000. [euro]30.99 (paper)

CHRISTIANSEN, MORTEN H. & SIMON KIRBY (eds). Language and evolution. xvii, 395 pp., figs., tables, bibliogr. Oxford: Univ. Press, 2003. [pounds sterling]60.00 (cloth), [pounds sterling]17.99 (paper)

CLIFFORD, JAMES. On the edges of anthropology (interviews). 121 pp., bibliogr. Chicago: Prickly Paradigm Press, 2003. [pounds sterling]7.00 (paper)

COHEN, ABNER. Custom and politics in urban Africa (1st ed. 1969). xxvii, 252 pp., map, tables, bibliogr. London, New York: Routledge, 2004. [pounds sterling]20.00 (paper)

COHEN, YEHUDA. Why religion? About one of the strongest and most productive motifs in human life. xx, 568 pp., bibliogr. Jerusalem: Priests Publishing, 2003 (paper)

COOMBES, ANNIE E. History after apartheid: visual culture and public memory in a democratic South Africa. xviii, 366 pp., plates, illus., bibliogr. London, Durham, N.C.: Duke Univ. Press, 2003. [pounds sterling]21.50 (paper)

COWLISHAW, GILLIAN. Blackfellas, whitefellas and the hidden injuries of race. xvi, 272 pp., maps, bibliogr. Oxford, Malden, Mass.: Blackwell Publishing, 2004. [pounds sterling]50.00 (cloth), [pounds sterling]17.99 (paper)

CRAPANZANO, VINCENT. Imaginative horizons: an essay in literary-philosophical anthropology. xiii, 260 pp., bibliogr. London, Chicago: Univ. Chicago Press, 2004. [pounds sterling]13.50 (paper)

DALLAPICCOLA, A.L. Hindu myths. 80 pp., map, illus.

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