Table of Contents

Anthropology on the periphery of the center.
The power of insult : ethnographic publication and emergent nationalism in the sixteenth century / David Koester.
Escape from the andamans : tracking, offshore incarceration and ethnology in the back of beyond / Kath Weston.
Where was Boas during the renaissance in Harlem? : diffusion, race, and the culture paradigm in the history of anthropology / Brad Evans.
Unfinished business : Robert Gelston Armstrong, the Federal Bureau of Investigation, and the history of anthropology at Chicago and in Nigeria / George W. Stocking, Jr..
Kroeber and the California claims : historical particularism and cultural ecology in court / Arthur J. Ray.