KELLY, Matthew Kraig. The Crime of Nationalism: Britain, Palestine, and Nation-Building on the Fringe of Empire. Oakland, CA: University of California Press, 2017. 264p. Resenha de: SCHONK JR., Kenneth. The History Teacher, v.52, n.3, p.529-530, may., 2019. Matthew Kraig Kelly argues that the long-held conception that Palestinian nationalism is equal to criminality was a conscious…

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GALVÃO-SOBRINHO, Carlos Roberto. Doctrine and Power: Theological Controversy and Christian Leadership in the Later Roman Empire. Berkeley/Los Angeles/London: University of California Press, 2013. Resenha de: FIGUEIREDO, Daniel. Revista Territórios & Fronteiras, Cuiabá, v. 7, n. 1, jan.-jun., 2014. Quais os mecanismos que levaram à transformação da liderança cristã, ou seja, do bispo cristão, em uma…

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DAS, Veena. Life and Words: Violence and the Descent into the Ordinary. Berkeley, University of California Press, 2007, 281p.  Resenha de: PEREIRA, Pedro Paulo Gomes. Violência, gênero e cotidiano: o trabalho de Veena Das. Cadernos Pagu, Campinas, n. 35, Dez. 2010. A antropologia e a teoria feminista têm como espaço privilegiado de reflexão a intersecção gênero,…

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BERDAHL, Daphne. Where the world ended: re-unification and identity in the german borderland. Berkeley and Los Angeles, University of California Press, 1999. Resenha de: RUI, Taniele. Where the world ended: re-unification and identity in the german borderland. Cadernos Pagu, Campinas, n. 32, Jan./Jun 2009. Em 1991, um ano depois de estar em campo, no vilarejo de Kella,…

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TATE, Winifred. Counting the dead: The culture and politics of human rights activism in Colombia. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2007. 400p. Resenha de: STEMPER, David M. Antípoda – Revista de Antropolgía y Arqueología, Bogotá, n.8 jan./jun., 2009. The 1989 murders of three Colombian presidential candidates and the end of the Cold War marked the beginning…

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MARKS, Jonathan. What It Means to be 98% Chimpanzee: Apes, People, and Their Genes. Berkeley & Los Angeles, CA & London, England: University of California Press, Ltd. 2002, 312p. Resenha de: GOULET, Jean-Guy. Canadian Social Studies, v.39, n.1, p., 2004. Imagine a Planet of the Apes on which a single specie, over seven million years,…

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BALES, Kevin. Disposable People: New Slavery in the Global Economy. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1999. 289p. Resenha de: LEWIS, Magda. Canadian Social Studies, v.37, n.2, 2003. Reading the book Disposable People: New Slavery in the Global Economy by Kevin Bales is like lifting the covers off what we already know about the seamy side of globalization,…

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SMITH-HEFNER, Nancy J. Khmer American: Identity and Moral Education in a Diasporic Community. Berkeley, Los Angeles, London: University of California Press, 1999. 237p. Resenha de: HOFFMAN, George. Canadian Social Studies, v.35, n.1, 2000. In Khmer American Nancy Smith-Hefner examines the movement of Cambodians, most of whom were refugees, into the United States. She provides a…

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