The Unsustainability of Transnational Adoption in La Vergüenza.
Adoption & Culture. 2017; 5
|Leinaweaver, Jessaca B., Marre, Diana, Frekko, Susan E. ‘Homework’ and transnational adoption screening in Spain: the co-production of home and family. Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute/Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute. 2017;|
|Leinaweaver, Jessaca Andalucía, the Americas, and the Anthropological Object. American Anthropologist. 2016; 118 (3) : 626-627.|
|Leinaweaver, Jessaca Transatlantic unity on display: the “white legend” and the “pact of silence” in Madrid’s Museum of the Americas. History and Anthropology. 2016; 28 (1) : 39-57.|
|Leinaweaver, Jessaca Geographies of generation: age restrictions in international adoption. Social & Cultural Geography. 2015; : 1-14.|
|FREKKO, SUSAN E., LEINAWEAVER, JESSACA B., MARRE, DIANA How (not) to talk about adoption: On communicative vigilance in Spain. American Ethnologist. 2015; 42 (4) : 703-719.|
|Leinaweaver, Jessaca, van Wichelen, Sonja The geography of transnational adoption: kin and place in globalization. Social & Cultural Geography. 2015; 16 (5) : 499-507.|
“How Internationally Adoptive Parents Become Transnational Parents: ‘Cultural’ Orientation as Transnational Care.”.
“Transnational Fathers, Good Providers, and the Silences of Adoption.”.
2015; : 81-102.
|Leinaweaver, Jessaca Informal Kinship-Based Fostering Around the World: Anthropological Findings. Child Development Perspectives. 2014; 8 (3) : 131-136.|
|Leinaweaver, Jessaca B. Seligmann, Linda J. Broken links, enduring ties: American adoption across race, class, and nation. viii, 336 pp., illus., bibliogr. Stanford: Univ. Press, 2013. £24.50 (paper). Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute. 2014; 20 (4) : 804-805.|
|The Quiet Migration Redux: International Adoption, Race, and Difference. human organization. 2014; 73 (1) : 62-71.|
|Leinaweaver, Jessaca The Quiet Migration Redux: International Adoption, Race, and Difference. human organization. 2014; 73 (1) : 62-71.|
|Leinaweaver JB The Quiet Migration Redux: International Adoption, Race, and Difference.. human organization. 2014; 73 (1) : 62-71.|
|Adoptive Migration: Raising Latinos in Spain. 2013;|
|Leinaweaver, Jessaca B. Practice Mothers. Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society. 2013; 38 (2) : 405-430.|
|Leinaweaver, J. B. Somebody's Children: The Politics of Transracial and Transnational Adoption. Hispanic American Historical Review . 2013; 93 (2) : 336-338.|
|Leinaweaver, Jessaca B. Toward an Anthropology of Ingratitude: Notes from Andean Kinship. Comparative Studies in Society and History. 2013; 55 (03) : 554-578.|
|Leinaweaver, Jessaca Little Strangers: International Adoption and American Kinship. A Review Essay. Comparative Studies in Society and History. 2012; 54 (01) : 206-216.|
|Leinaweaver, Jessaca Belonging in an Adopted World: Race, Identity, and Transnational Adoption by Barbara Yngvesson. American Anthropologist. 2011; 113 (1) : 190-191.|
|Kinship Paths to and from the New Europe: A Unified Analysis of Peruvian Adoption and Migration. The Journal of Latin American and Caribbean Anthropology. 2011; 16 (2) : 380-400.|
|Leinaweaver J [Distancing as a Social Process: 'Abandoned' Young and Old in Ayacucho.]. Anthropologica. 2010; 28 (28) : 139-162.|
Alejarse como proceso social: niños y ancianos ‘abandonados’ en Ayacucho.
Anthropologica. 2010; 28 : 139-162.
|Leinaweaver, Jessaca Children of Fate: Childhood, Class, and the State in Chile, 1850-1930 by Nara B. Milanich. The Journal of Latin American and Caribbean Anthropology. 2010; 15 (2) : 492-494.|
|Leinaweaver, Jessaca Losing Lévi-Strauss: The 2009 Year in Cultural Anthropology. American Anthropologist. 2010; 112 (2) : 219-227.|
Outsourcing care: how Peruvian migrants meet transnational family obligations..
Latin American Perspectives. 2010; 37 (5) : 67-87.
|Leinaweaver JB Outsourcing care: how Peruvian migrants meet transnational family obligations.. Latin American Perspectives. 2010; 37 (5) : 67-87.|
|LEINAWEAVER, JESSACA B. Race, Ethnicity and Nation: Perspectives from Kinship and Genetics edited by Peter Wade . American Ethnologist. 2010; 37 (2) : 396-397.|
|Leinaweaver, Jessaca Caring for Aging Parents in Peru: Social Obligations and Economic Change. Anthropology News. 2009; 50 (8) : 14-15.|
|Leinaweaver, Jessaca B., Seligmann, Linda J. Introduction: Cultural and Political Economies of Adoption in Latin America. The Journal of Latin American and Caribbean Anthropology. 2009; 14 (1) : 1-19.|
|Leinaweaver, Jessaca B. Kinship into the Peruvian Adoption Office: Reproducing Families, Producing the State. The Journal of Latin American and Caribbean Anthropology. 2009; 14 (1) : 44-67.|
|Los niños ayacuchanos: una antropología de la adopción y la construcción familiar en el Perú.. 2009;|
|LEINAWEAVER, JESSACA B. Performing Kinship: Narrative, Gender, and the Intimacies of Power in the Andes by Krista E. Van Vleet . American Ethnologist. 2009; 36 (2) : 422-423.|
|Leinaweaver, Jessaca B. Raising the roof in the transnational Andes: building houses, forging kinship. Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute. 2009; 15 (4) : 777-796.|
|Leinaweaver, J. B. Improving Oneself: Young People Getting Ahead in the Peruvian Andes. Latin American Perspectives. 2008; 35 (4) : 60-78.|
|The Circulation of Children: Kinship, Adoption, and Morality in Andean Peru.. 2008;|
|Leinaweaver, Jessaca B. :The Peru Reader:History,Culture, Politics. The Journal of Latin American and Caribbean Anthropology. 2007; 12 (1) : 277-279.|
|Leinaweaver, J. B. Choosing to Move: Child agency on Peru's margins. Childhood. 2007; 14 (3) : 375-392.|
|LEINAWEAVER, JESSACA B. On moving children: The social implications of Andean child circulation. American Ethnologist. 2007; 34 (1) : 163-180.|
|Leinaweaver, J. B., Fonseca, C. The State and Children's Fate: Reproduction in traumatic times. Childhood. 2007; 14 (3) : 291-299.|
|Leinaweaver, Jessa Mass Sterilizations and Child Circulations in Peru. Anthropology News. 2005; 46 (1) : 13-18.|
Jessaca Leinaweaver is the winner of the Margaret Mead Award for her first book, The Circulation of Children: Kinship, Adoption, and Morality in Andean Peru (Duke, 2008). Her second book, Adoptive Migration: Raising Latinos in Spain (Duke, 2013), identifies unexpected intersections of migration and adoption. Leinaweaver's current research, funded by NSF, the Ruth Landes Grant and the Howard Foundation, examines aging, social responsibility, and demographic thinking in Peru. At Brown, Dr. Leinaweaver is a member of the Population Studies and Training Center and of the Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies.
2015. La migración adoptiva: criando a peruanos en España. Instituto de Estudios Peruanos, trans. Adriana Soldí.
2009. Los niños ayacuchanos: una antropología de la adopción y la construcción familiar en el Perú. Lima: Instituto de Estudios Peruanos, trans. Adriana Soldí.
2008. The Circulation of Children: Kinship, Adoption, and Morality in Andean Peru. Durham: Duke University Press. amazon
|2005||PhD||University of Michigan|
|1999||MA||University of Michigan|
2015-17: Faculty Fellow, Thomas J. Watson Jr. Institute for International Studies.
2012: Jose Maria Arguedas Article Award, given by the Peru Section of the Latin American Studies Association, for “Kinship Paths To and From the New Europe: A Unified Analysis of Peruvian Adoption and Migration” (Journal of Latin American and Caribbean Anthropology, 2011)2010: Margaret Mead Award, jointly given by the American Anthropological Association and the Society for Applied Anthropology, for The Circulation of Children: Adoption, Kinship, and Morality in Andean Peru (Duke University Press, 2008).
2010: Named the Vartan Gregorian Assistant Professor of Anthropology, Brown University
2009-10: Edwin and Shirley Seave Faculty Fellow, Pembroke Center, Brown University
2005: Horace H. Rackham Distinguished Dissertation Award, given by the University of Michigan, for Familiar Ways: Child Circulation in Andean Peru
Population Studies & Training Center
Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies
Dr. Leinaweaver teaches undergraduate and graduate courses in cultural anthropology, Latin American Studies, and anthropological demography.
|ANTH 0100 - Introduction to Cultural Anthropology|
|ANTH 0680 - Anthropology of Food|
|ANTH 2010 - Principles of Cultural Anthropology|
|ANTH 2045 - Proposal Writing Workshop for Anthropological Fieldwork|
|ANTH 2060 - Anthropology Dissertators' Seminar|
|ANTH 2210 - Analysis of Social Structure|