Weekly Book List, March 29, 2013

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Being Maori in the City: Indigenous Everyday Life in Auckland by Natacha Gagne (University of Toronto Press; 368 pages; US$70 hardcover, US$32.95). A study of Maori identity and community in the New Zealand city.

Wellness Beyond Words: Maya Compositions of Speech and Silence in Medical Care by T.S. Harvey (University of New Mexico Press; 256 pages; $55). A study of Maya language use in medical settings in highland Guatemala