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    Volume 65, Number 1
    February 2024

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    Hinged Dialogues and Heteroglossic Silence: Ritual Speech in Spiritualism

    • Matt Tomlinson
    pp. 1–22
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    Cumulative Culture, Archaeology, and the Zone of Latent Solutions

    • Kim Sterelny and
    • Peter Hiscock
    pp. 23–48
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    Comparison through Collaboration: Dilemmas and Opportunities of Joint Ethnographic Research on Gangs in Nicaragua and South Africa

    • Steffen Jensen and
    • Dennis Rodgers
    pp. 49–71
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    Rewild Your Inner Hunter-Gatherer: How an Idea about Our Ancestral Condition Is Recruited into Popular Debate in Britain and Ireland

    • Noa Lavi,
    • Alice Rudge, and
    • Graeme Warren
    pp. 72–99
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    The Embarrassment of Heritage Alienability: Affective Choices and Cultural Intimacy in the UNESCO Lifeworld

    • Chiara Bortolotto
    pp. 100–122
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    Resistant Breathing: Ruined and Decolonial Ecologies in a Middle Eastern Heritage Site

    • Umut Yıldırım
    pp. 123–149
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    “My Culture Made Me Do It”: Free Will and the Expert Witness’s Dilemma

    • Lawrence Rosen
    pp. 150–166
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    Against Primordialism

    • Samuel Fury Childs Daly
    pp. 167–168
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    Volume 65, Number 1
    February 2024

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