Best Paper Asian Anthropology

Asian Anthropology

Asian Anthropology is pleased to award the 2017 Best Paper prizes to:

“My dad is Li Gang!” or seeing the state: transgressive mobility, collective visibility, and playful corruption in contemporary urban China
by Beth E. Notar

Japanese anthropology, neoliberal knowledge structuring, and the rise of audit culture: lessons from the academic world system
by Takami Kuwayama

Click on the articles below to begin reading. The 2017 best paper articles are free to access via this page only, until 31 December 2019.