Books

Ethnic Identity in Nahua Mesoamerica: The View from Archaeology, Art History, Ethnohistory, and Contemporary Ethnography (with Frances F. Berdan, John Chance, Barbara Stark, James Taggart, and Emily Umberger), Anthropology Faculty Publications (2008)
 

Native Peoples of the Gulf Coast of Mexico (with E. Hugo García Valencia), Anthropology Faculty Publications (2005)
 

Holy Saints and Fiery Preachers: The Anthropology of Protestantism in Mexico and Central America (with James W. Dow), Anthropology Faculty Publications (2001)
 

Mesoamerican Healers (with Brad R. Huber), Anthropology Faculty Publications (2001)
 

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Traditional Papermaking and Paper Cult Figures of Mexico (with Pamela Effrein Sandstrom), Anthropology Faculty Publications (1986)
 

Selected Articles & Book Chapters

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Introduction to 'Long-Term Fieldwork' [special issue] (with James M. Taggart), Anthropology and Humanism (2011)
 

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The Long and the Short of Ethnographic Research among the Nahua of Northern Veracruz, Mexico (with Pamela Effrein Sandstrom), Anthropology and Humanism (2011)
 

"Anthropology Gets Religion: Cultural Ecology, Pantheism, and Paper Dolls among the Nahua People of Mexico.", Paradigms for Anthropology: An Ethnographic Reader, edited by Paul Durrenberger and Suzan Erem. (2010)
 

"Blood and Paper: Dard Hunter and Ritual Sacrifice Among Native Americans of Mexico.", Speaking of Paper... The Anita Lynn Forgach Keynote Speakers 1998-2005, edited by Whitney Baker. (2010)
 

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Religious Ideology and Terrorism: Anthropological Considerations, Protecting the Homeland from International and Domestic Terrorism Threats: Current Multi-Disciplinary Perspectives on Root Causes, the Role of Ideology, and Programs for Counter-radicalization and Disengagement (2010)
 

Blood and Paper: Dard Hunter and Ritual Sacrifice Among Native Americans of Mexico, Speaking of Paper...The Anita Lynn Forgach Keynote Speakers 1998-2005 (2008)
 

Blood Sacrifice, Curing, and Ethnic Identity Among Contemporary Nahua of Northern Veracruz, Mexico, Ethnic Identity in Nahua Mesoamerica: The View from Archaeology, Art History, Ethnohistory, and Contemporary Ethnography (2008)
 

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Ethnographer's Magic in the Anthropological Writings of Roberto Williams Carcia (with Pamela Effrein Sandstrom), Contrapunto (special edition) (2008)
 

Ritual Economy Among the Nahua of Northern Veracruz, Mexico, Dimensions of Ritual Economy (2008)
 

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Some Finishing Thoughts and Unfinished Business (with Frances F. Berdan), Ethnic Identity in Nahua Mesoamerica: The View from Archaeology, Art History, Ethnohistory, and Contemporary Ethnography (2008)
 

The Nahua, Human Relations Area Files, Yale University (2008)
 

Cultural Materialism, Rational Choice, and the Problem of General Ethnography: Marvin Harris and the Struggle for Science in Anthropology, Studying Societies and Cultures: Marvin Harris's Cultural Materialism and Its Legacy (2007)
 

Nahua Newsletter, Anthropology Faculty Publications (2007)
 

Indigenous Cultures of Gulf Coast Mexico, Native Peoples of the Gulf Coast of Mexico (2005)
 

The Cave-Pyramid Complex Among the Contemporary Nahua of Northern Veracruz, In the Maw of the Earth Monster : Mesoamerican Ritual Cave Use (2005)
 

The Tonantsi Cult of the Eastern Nahua, Mother Worship: Theme and Variations (1982)
 

Selected Presentations

Huastecan Nahua Ethnic Identity, Processes of Globalization, and the Protestant Invasion (with Pamela Effrein Sandstrom), Librarian Presentations (2009)
 

Commitment and Ethnographic Research: The Work of Fieldwork among the Huastecan Nahua in Mexico (with Pamela Effrein Sandstrom), Librarian Presentations (2009)
 

The Long and the Short of Conducting Ethnographic Research Among the Nahua of Northern Veracruz, Mexico (with Pamela Effrein Sandstrom), Anthropology Faculty Presentations (2008)
 

Water Mountains and Blood Sacrifice in Contemporary Nahua Religion (with Pamela Effrein Sandstrom), Anthropology Faculty Presentations (2008)
 

Other Professional Activity

"What Happened to the Aztec Gods after the Conquest?", Anthropology Faculty Publications (2010)