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Asian Ethnology 73

Editors’ Note
Korom, Frank J., and Benjamin Dorman

Articles

Guest Editors’ Introduction: Indigeneity, Performance, and the State in South Asia and Beyond
Wolf, Richard K., and Frank Heidemann

Dimensions of Indigeneity in Highland Odisha, India
Berger, Peter

Placing Indigeneity: Betta Kurumba Narratives of Territory and Clan Structure
Coelho, Gail

Tribal and Modern Voices in South Indian Kota Society
Wolf, Richard K.

Objectification and Social Aesthetics: Memoranda and the Celebration of “Badaga Day”
Heidemann, Frank

The Poetics and Politics of Practical Reason: Indigenous Identity, Ritual Discourse, and the Postcolonial State in the Northern Nilgiris (South India)
Demmer, Ulrich

The Social Life of an Ethnonym: The “Kattu Nayaka” of South India
Bird-David, Nurit

Fertility or Indigeneity?: Two Versions of the Santal Flower Festival
Schulte-Droesch, Lea

VCD Crossovers: Cultural Practice, Ideas of Belonging, and Santali Popular Movies
Schleiter, Markus

The “Bison Horn” Muria: Making it “More Tribal” for a Folk Dance Competition in Bastar, Chhattisgarh
Prévôt, Nicolas

Contact Zone: Ethnohistorical Notes on the Relationship between Kings and Tribes in Middle India
Schnepel, Burkhard

Ethnographies of States and Tribes in Highland Odisha
Pfeffer, Georg

Afterword
Hockings, Paul

Reviews/Books/General

Kent Flannery and Joyce Marcus, The Creation of Inequality: How Our Prehistoric Ancestors Set the Stage for Monarchy, Slavery, and Empire
Shankman, Paul

Sam Gill, Dancing Culture Religion
Shay, Anthony

Laura Hirvi, Identities in Practice: A Trans-Atlantic Ethnography of Sikh Immigrants in Finland and in California
Leonard, Karen

Reviews/Books/Afghanistan

John Baily, Songs from Kabul: The Spiritual Music of Ustad Amir Mohammad
Sumits, William

Reviews/Books/China

Beth Szczepanski, The Instrumental Music of Wutaishan’s Buddhist Monasteries: Social and Ritual Contexts
Stock, Jonathan P. J.

Emily Chao, Lijiang Stories: Shamans, Taxi Drivers, and Runaway Brides in Reform-Era China
Jinba, Tenzin

Reviews/Books/India

Anne Murphy, The Materiality of the Past: History and Representation in Sikh Tradition
Rinehart, Robin

Akhil Gupta, Red Tape: Bureaucracy, Structural Violence, and Poverty in India
Gamburd, Michele Ruth

Teena Purohit, The Aga Khan Case: Religion and Identity in Colonial India
Shodhan, Amrita

Jeanne Hein and V. S. Rajam, The Earliest Missionary Grammar of Tamil: Fr. Henriques’ Arte da Lingua Malabar: Translation, History and Analysis
Tschacher, Torsten

Amitabh SenGupta, Scroll Paintings of Bengal: Art in the Village
Ghosh, Pika

Smita Tewari Jassal, Unearthing Gender: Folksongs of North India
Davis, Coralynn V.

Reviews/Books/Japan

Satsuki Kawano, Glenda S. Roberts, and Susan Orpett Long, eds., Capturing Contemporary Japan: Differentiation and Uncertainty
Métraux, Daniel A.

Yasui Manami, Shussan kankyō no minzokugaku: “Dai san ji osan kakumei” ni mukete
Reider, Noriko T.

Ian Condry, The Soul of Anime: Collaborative Creativity and Japan’s Media Success Story
Morisawa, Tomohiro

Peter Haskel, Sword of Zen: Master Takuan and His Writings on Immovable Wisdom and The Sword Tale
Amano, Yuka

Merry White, Coffee Life in Japan
Creighton, Millie

Reviews/Books/Nepal

Ian Harper, Development and Public Health in the Himalaya: Reflections on Healing in Contemporary Nepal
McKay, A. C.

Reviews/Books/Southeast Asia

Jan-Olof Svantesson, Kàm Ràw (Damrong Tayanin), Kristina Lindell and Håkan Lundström Dictionary of Kammu Yùan Language and Culture
Jähnichen, Gisa

Ronit Ricci, Islam Translated: Literature, Conversion, and the Arabic Cosmopolis of South and Southeast Asia
Gupta, Radhika

Reviews/Books/Sri Lanka

Sharika Thiranagama, In My Mother’s House: Civil War in Sri Lanka
McGilvray, Dennis B.

Michele Ruth Gamburd, The Golden Wave: Culture and Politics after Sri Lanka’s Tsunami Disaster
Feener, R. Michael

Dhana Hughes, Violence, Torture and Memory in Sri Lanka: Life after Terror, and Gordon Weiss, The Cage: The Fight for Sri Lanka and the Last Days of the Tamil Tigers
Gamburd, Michele Ruth

Reviews/Books/Tibet

Emily T. Yeh, Taming Tibet: Landscape Transformation and the Gift of Chinese Development
Thurston, Timothy

Tanya Zivkovic, Death and Reincarnation in Tibetan Buddhism: In-between Bodies
McKay, A. C.

Reviews/Books/Vietnam

Lauren Meeker, Sounding Out Heritage: Cultural Politics and the Social Practice of Quan Ho Folk Song in Northern Vietnam
Roche, Gerald