Hau Books

Hau Books publishes many titles not included in other edited series. These include annotated translations of classic and state-of-the-art monographs, second editions of important texts in anthropology, edited volumes, collected essays, and other special volumes.


Magic CoverMagic: A Theory from the South
Ernesto de Martino
Ethics CoverFour Lectures on Ethics
Michael Lambek, Veena Das, Didier Fassin, & Webb Keane
Mauss CoverTranslating Worlds
Carlo Severi & William F. Hanks
Cover Coming SoonThe Relative Native
Eduardo Viveiros de Castro

Moore CoverComparing Impossibilities
Selected Essays of Sally Falk Moore
Mauss CoverThe Gift
Marcel Mauss
Strathern CoverBefore and After Gender
Marilyn Strathern
Hamayon CoverWhy We Play
Roberte Hamayon

Bonhomme CoverThe Sex Thieves
Julien Bonhomme
Happiness CoverValues of Happiness
Iza Kavedžija & Harry Walker (Eds.)

Wittgenstein coverThe Mythology in Our Language
Ludwig Wittgenstein
On Kings CoverOn Kings
David Graeber & Marshall Sahlins
Turner CoverFrom Hospitality to Grace
Julian Pitt-Rivers
Turner CoverThe Fire of the Jaguar
Terence S. Turner