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Books Available in the Bookstore (Fall 2012)

Multiple copies of these books are also available on reserve in the library. See Course Reserve List for listing of books on reserve.

See Class Schedule for listings of specific required and supplementary readings from these books, as well as articles and excerpts on ereserve and online.

(Listed in order assigned)

Substantial Amount Assigned:

  • Wilk, Richard. Economies and Cultures: Foundations of Economic Anthropology. Westview Press, 1996.
  • Polanyi, Karl. 2001 (1944). The Great Transformation: The Political and Economic Origins of Our Time. Boston: Beacon Press.
  • Mintz, Sidney. 1985. Sweetness and Power: The Place of Sugar in Modern History. New York: Penguin Books.
  • Tsing, Anna. 2005. Friction: an ethnography of global connection. Princeton. N.J: Princeton University Press.
  • Zaloom, Caitlin. Out of the pits : traders and technology from Chicago to London. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2006.
  • Verdery, Katherine. 1996. What Was Socialism? and What Comes Next? Princeton
  • Ferguson, James. 1999. Expectations of Modernity: Myths and Meanings of Urban Life on the Zambian Copperbelt. UCalif press.
  • Mazzarella, William. 2003. Shoveling Smoke: Advertising and Globalization in Contemporary India. Duke University Press.
  • Cartier, Carolyn. 2001. Globalizing South China. Blackwell.
  • Constable, Nicole. Maid to order in Hong Kong: stories of migrant workers. Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2007.

Good for Reference, or Small Amount Assigned:

  • Stiglitz, Joseph. 2002. Globalization and its Discontents. New York: Norton
  • Ferguson, James. Global Shadows: Africa in the Neoliberal World Order. Durham: Duke University Press, 2006.
  • Klein, Naomi. No logo : no space, no choice, no jobs. London : Fourth Estate, 2010 Edition 10th anniversary ed., 2010.
  • Nash, June, ed. 2005. Social Movements: a Reader. Blackwell.


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