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Lesley A. Sharp is Professor of Anthropology at Barnard College and Associate Professor of Anthropology and Sociomedical Sciences at the Mailman School of Public Health at Columbia University. She is the author of The Sacrificed Generation: Youth, History, and the Colonized Mind in Madagascar (UC Press) and The Possessed and the Dispossessed: Spirits, Identity, and Power in a Madagascar Migrant Town (UC Press). Additional works focus on themes of body commodification and anthropological perspectives in bioethics.


Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Transplantation of organs, tissues, etc. -- Social aspects -- United States.
Medical anthropology -- United States.
Ethnology -- United States.
Funeral rites and ceremonies -- United States.
Death -- United States.
Mourning customs -- United States.
Memorials -- United States.
Kinship -- United States.
Organ Transplantation -- United States.
Anthropology, Cultural -- United States.
Tissue and Organ Procurement -- United States.