Tag Archives: Princeton University


Friendship in a Mongolian Mining Town

A review of Treasure Underfoot and Far Away: Mining, Foreignness, and Friendship in Contemporary Mongolia, by Marissa Jo Smith. The dissertation focuses on a mining…


US-China Trade, 1784-1862

A review of Trading in Liberty: The Politics of the American China Trade, c. 1784-1862, by Dael A. Norwood. In the twenty-first century, government officials…


Indigenous Economy & Ethical Work in Ecuador

A review of Merchant Moralities: Indigenous Economy and Ethical Work in Otavalo, Ecuador, by Kristine Latta. Drawing on a range of personal experiences and ethnographic…