Selected publications are available in PDF format below.
2018 Reinventing and Reinvesting in the Local for Our Common Good. Knoxville, TN: Newfound, University of Tennessee Press [In Press]
2018 I’m Afraid of that Water: A Collaborative Ethnography on the West Virginia Water Crisis. [Under Review, with L.E. Lassiter and Elizabeth Campbell, Eds.]
2016 “Negotiating Work and Family: Lifestyle Migration, Potential Selves, and the Role of Second Homes as Potential Spaces,” Leisure Studies Vol. 35(1): 64-77
2015 “Capitalizing on Distinctiveness: Creating WV for a New Economy,” Journal of Appalachian Studies 21(1): 64-85. PDF
2010 “Locating Personhood and Place in the Commodity Landscape,” City and Society Vol. 22(2): 207-210. PDF
2010 “Personhood in Place: Personal and Local Character for Sustainable Narrative of Self” City and Society Vol. 22(2): 237-261. PDF
2007 “From Sweet Potatoes to God Almighty: Roy Rappaport on Being a Hedgehog” [with Tom Fricke] American Ethnologist Vol. 34(3):581-599. PDF
2006 “Grey Suit or Brown Carhartt: Narrative Transition, Relocation and Reorientation in the Lives of Corporate Refugees,” Journal of Anthropological Research Vol. 62(3):347-371. PDF
2006 “Striving for Unity: A Conversation with Roy Rappaport” [with Tom Fricke], Michigan Discussions in Anthropology Vol. 16(1): 33-65; 330-331
2005 “From Pi to Pie: Moral Narratives of Non-economic Migration and Starting Over in the Post-industrial Midwest,” Journal of Contemporary Ethnography Vol. 34(5):587-623.
2003 “Nationalism in Indonesia: Building Imagined Community and Intentional Communities through Transmigration,” Ethnology Vol. 42(2):109-125. PDF
2002 “Integrating Work in Academe and Advocacy,” Sloan Research Network Vol. 4(2):6-7.
2018 “The (Human) Nature of Disaster” in I’m Afraid of that Water: A Collaborative Ethnography on the West Virginia Water Crisis, L.E. Lassiter, B.A. Hoey, and E Campbell, eds. [Under Review]
2018 “Roy Rappaport” in International Encyclopedia of Anthropology, H. Callan, Ed. John Wiley & Sons [Forthcoming, Summer]
2015 “Creating Healthy Community in the Postindustrial City” in Recovery, Renewal, Reclaiming Anthropological Research Towards Healing, L. King, ed. Knoxville: University of Tennessee Newfound Press, pp. 6-44.
2015 “Post-Industrial Societies” in International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences (2nd edition), D. Boyer and U. Hannerz, eds. Elsevier.
2014 “Theorizing the ‘Fifth Migration’ in the United States: Understanding Lifestyle Migration from an Integrated Approach” (book chapter in Understanding Lifestyle Migration: Theorizing Approaches to Migration and the Quest for a Better Way of Life, Benson and Osbaldiston, Eds. Hampshire, England: Palgrave, pp. 71-91. LINK
2013 “Roy Rappaport” in Theory in Social and Cultural Anthropology, J. McGee and R. Warms, Eds. Sage, pp. 685-688. LINK
2009 “Pursuing the Good Life: American Narratives of Travel and a Search for Refuge” in Lifestyle Migration: Expectations, Aspirations and Experiences, K. O’Reilly and M. Benson, eds. London: Ashgate, pp. 31-50. PDF
2008 “American Dreaming: Refugees from Corporate Work Seek the Good Life” in The Changing Landscape of Work and Family in the American Middle Class, E. Rudd and L. Descartes, eds. Lanham, MD: Lexington, pp. 117-139. PDF
2007 “Therapeutic Uses of Place in the Intentional Space of Purposive Community” in Therapeutic Landscapes: Advances and Applications, A. Williams, ed. London: Ashgate, pp. 297-314. PDF
Other Refereed Publications
2015 Review Essay on Ethnography in Today’s World: Color Full Before Color Blind (Sanjek, Roger). Anthropos 110(22): 656-657
2017 Ancillaries (Student and Instructor resources) for Cultural Anthropology: A Perspective on the Human Condition (10th edition). E. Schultz and R. Lavenda. Oxford University Press.
2013 Supplementary materials (Student and Instructor resources) for Cultural Anthropology: A Perspective on the Human Condition (9th edition). E. Schultz and R. Lavenda. Oxford University Press.
2011 Supplementary materials (Student and Instructor resources) for Cultural Anthropology: A Perspective on the Human Condition (8th edition). E. Schultz and R. Lavenda. Oxford University Press.
2010 “Anthropologists at Work: Ethnography in a Post-Industrial Society” in Cultural Anthropology: A Global Perspective (8th edition), R. Scupin & C. DeCorse, and Anthropology: A Global Perspective (7th edition), R. Scupin. Pearson Press.
2007 “Arrivals and Departures” The Bear River Review Vol. 3(1)
2006 “Remember the Fish?” The Bear River Review Vol. 1(1)