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Kathy meets Vera in Communist Romania (Book Review) : Book Review of K. Verdery, 'My Life as a Spy: Investigations in a Secret Police File'

Sampson, Steven LU (2019) In POLAR: Political and Legal Anthropology Review 2019(May). p.1-4
Abstract
Review of Katherine Verdery's autobiographical work in which she describes her fieldwork in Romania from 1973 to 1988 using the 2781 pages of her Romanian secret police file, in which he is code named "Vera". This is the story of how "Kathy" meets "Vera".
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Contribution to journal
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in press
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Social Anthropology, Romania, Surveillance, Secret Police/Securitatea, Ethnography, Documents, Verdery, Katherine
in
POLAR: Political and Legal Anthropology Review
volume
2019
issue
May
pages
4 pages
language
English
LU publication?
yes
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1259bc53-8f6b-4ed8-b651-358065d376de
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https://polarjournal.org/2019/06/19/in-communist-romania/
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2019-06-03 19:38:12
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  author       = {Sampson, Steven},
  language     = {eng},
  note         = {Review},
  number       = {May},
  pages        = {1--4},
  series       = {POLAR: Political and Legal Anthropology Review},
  title        = {Kathy meets Vera in Communist Romania (Book Review) : Book Review of K. Verdery, 'My Life as a Spy: Investigations in a Secret Police File'},
  url          = {https://polarjournal.org/2019/06/19/in-communist-romania/},
  volume       = {2019},
  year         = {2019},
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