Eric Kline Silverman

Book Chapters

Home
Teaching Positions and Academic Appointments
Education
Books
Journal Articles
Book Chapters
Professional Research Interests
Current and Planned Research Projects
Anthropological Fieldwork
Research Grants
Conference Papers
Conference Sessions Organized
Colloquia, Informal Papers, Public Lectures
Courses Taught
Book and Film Reviews
Miscellaneous Publications
Newspaper and Magazine Essays
University Service
Public Policy and Public School Work
Teaching Awards and Workshops
Professional Affiliations
Editorial Experience and Grant Reviews
Miscellaneous
Chapters in Edited Books

Circumcision and Masculinity: Motherly Men or Brutal Patriarchs?  In Jewish Masculinity: New Perspectives.  H. Brod, K. Eisenstadt, and S. Zevit, eds. Philadelphia: Jewish Publication Society.  Under contract.

 

Moderate Expectations and Benign Exploitation: Tourism in Papua New Guinea.  In Tourism at the Grass Roots: Villagers and Visitors in the Asia Pacific. John Connell and Barbara Rugendyke, eds. Routledge. In press.

Sepik River Selves in a Changing Modernity: From Sahlins to   Psychodynamics. In The Making of Global and Local Modernities in Melanesia: Humiliation, Transformation and the Nature of Cultural Change. 2005. J. Robbins and H. Wardlow, eds. pp. 85-101. Burlington: Ashgate. 

 

Cannibalizing, Commodifying, and Creating Culture: Power and Creativity in Sepik River Tourism. In Globalization and Culture Change in the Pacific Islands. 2004. V. Lockwood, ed. pp. 339-57. New York: Prentice-Hall.

 

Iatmul. In Encyclopedia of Sex and Gender. 2004. C.R. Ember and M. Ember, eds. Pp. 487-97. New York: Kluwer/Plenum.

 

The Cut of Wholeness: Psychoanalytic Interpretations of Biblical Circumcision.  In The Covenant of Circumcision: New Perspectives on an Ancient Jewish Rite. 2003. E.W. Mark, ed. pp. 43-57. University Press of New England/Brandeis University Press.

 

From Totemic Space to Cyberspace: Transformations in Sepik River and Aboriginal Australian Myth, Knowledge and Art.  In Emplaced Myth: Space, Narrative and Knowledge in Aboriginal Australia and Papua New Guinea Societies.  2001. J. Weiner and A. Rumsey, eds. pp. 189-214. Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press.

 

Art, Tourism and the Crafting of Identity in the Sepik River (Papua New Guinea).  In Unpacking Culture: Art and Commodity in Colonial and Postcolonial Worlds, 1999. R. Phillips and C. Steiner, eds. pp. 51-66. Berkeley: University of California Press.

 

Indigenous Mapping in Papua New Guinea. In The History of Cartography, Vol. 2, Book 3: Cartography in the Traditional African, American, Arctic, Australian, and Pacific Societies. 1998. D. Woodward and G. Malcolm Lewis, eds. pp. 423-42.  Chicago: University of Chicago Press.  (The book received the American Historical Association's James Henry Breasted Prize for 1999)

 

Clifford Geertz: Towards A More A "Thick" Understanding? In Reading Material Culture: Structuralism, Hermeneutics and Post‑Structuralism.  1990. C. Tilley, ed. pp. 121‑59.  Oxford: Basil Blackwell.

View Larger Cover ImageBook CoverCover ImageHistory of Cartography 2.3