Tom E. Fricke's Select Publications

Tom E. Fricke

Books

Kertzer, David I., and Tom E. Fricke. (Eds) 1997. Anthropological demography: Toward a new synthesis. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. Abstract.

Fricke, Tom E. 1994. Himalayan Households: Tamang Demography and Domestic Processes. Columbia University Press. Abstract.

Fricke, Tom E. 1986. Himalayan Households: Tamang Demography and Domestic Processes. Ann Arbor, MI: UMI Rsearch Press. Abstract.

Journal Articles

Hoey, B.A., and Tom E. Fricke. 2007. ""From sweet potatoes to God Almighty": Roy Rappaport on being a hedgehog." American Ethnologist, 34(3): 581-599. DOI. Abstract.

Fricke, Tom E., and Keith Taylor. 2006. "Introduction." Michigan Quarterly Review, 45(1): 1.

Fricke, Tom E. 2006. "Mystery and Manners: A Conversation with Robert Coles." Michigan Quarterly Review, 45(1): 7-26.

Fricke, Tom E. 2006. "Imagining Yhebe: Of friendship and the field." Michigan Quarterly Review, 45(1): 197-217.

Fricke, Tom E., and Keith Taylor. 2005. "Introduction." Michigan Quarterly Review, 44(4): XIV.

Fricke, Tom E. 2003. "Next year country." Double Take Magazine, 30: 56-64.

Fricke, Tom E. 2003. "Culture and Causality: An Anthropological Comment." Population and Development Review, 29(3): 470-479. Abstract.

Fricke, Tom E. 2002. "A taste shared: Reflecting on John Hitchcock and the good in fieldwork." Himalayan Research Bulletin, 22(1): 3-12.

Fricke, Tom E. 2002. "Habits of the heartland: Changing work-family cultures." CEEL Working Paper, 033-02.

Fricke, Tom E. 2002. "Review of 'Human Natures: Genes, Cultures, and the Human Prospect'." Population and Development Review, 28(1): 149-150.

Fricke, Tom E. 2001. "Taking culture seriously: making the social survey ethnographic." CEEL Working Paper, 022-01.

Fricke, Tom E. 2000. "Studying West River." LSA Magazine, 23(2): 4-9.

Fricke, Tom E., and Dilli R. Dahal. 1998. "Tamang transitions: Transformations in the culture of childbearing and fertiltity among Nepal's Tamang." Contributions to Nepalese Studies, 25: 59-77.

Fricke, Tom E. 1998. "Homework." Anthropology Newsletter, 39(7): 1-5.

Fricke, Tom E., Arland Thornton, and Dilli R. Dahal. 1998. "Netting in Nepal: Social Change, the Life Course, and Brideservice in Sangila." Human Ecology, 26(2): 213-237. Abstract.

Fricke, Tom E. 1997. "The uses of culture in demographic research: A continuing place for community studies." Population and Development Review, 23(4): 825-832.

Axinn, William G., and Tom E. Fricke. 1996. "Community Context, Women's Natal Kin Ties, and Demand for Children: Macro-Micro Linkages in Social Demography." Rural Sociology, 61(2): 249-271. Abstract.

Fricke, Tom E. 1995. "Fertility and its proximate determinants in a Tamang village of North Central Nepal." Contributions to Nepalese Studies, 12(3): 25-49.

Fricke, Tom E., and Jay D. Teachman. 1993. "Writing the Names: Marriage Style, Living Arrangements, and First Birth Interval in a Nepali Society." Demography, 30(2): 175-88. Abstract.

Frey, William H., Tom E. Fricke, William G. Axinn, and Arland Thornton. 1993. "Marriage, Social Inequality, and Women's Contact with Their Natal Families in Alliance Societies: Two Tamang Examples." American Anthropologist, 95(2): 395-419. Abstract. Licensed Access.

Dahal, Dilli R., Tom E. Fricke, and Arland Thornton. 1993. "The Family Contexts of Marriage Timing in Nepal." Ethnology, 32(4): 305-23. Abstract.

Fricke, Tom E. 1992. "Review of 'Family, political economy and demographic change: The transformation of live in Casalecchio, Italy, 186-1921'." Journal of Peasant Studies, 19(2): 385-387.

Fricke, Tom E. 1991. "Review of 'Order in Paradox: Myth, Ritual, and Exchange Among Nepal's Tamang '." Journal of Asian Studies, 50: p972(3).

Axinn, William G., Tom E. Fricke, and Arland Thornton. 1991. "The Microdemographic Community-Study Approach: Improving Survey Data by Integrating the Ethnographic Method." Sociological Methods and Research, 20(2): 187-217. DOI. Abstract.

Fricke, Tom E. 1990. "Darwinian Transitions? A Comment." Population and Development Review, 16(1): 107-19. Abstract.

Fricke, Tom E., Arland Thornton, and Dilli R. Dahal. 1990. "Family Organization and the Wage Labor Transition in a Tamang Community of Nepal." Human Ecology, 18: 283-313. Abstract.

Fricke, Tom E. 1989. "Review of 'Trading Patterns in the Nepal Himalayas '." American Anthropologist, 91: p1081(2).

Fricke, Tom E. 1989. "Review of 'The Dynamics of Polyandry: Kinship, Domesticity, and Population on the Tibetan Border '." Human Ecology: An Interdisciplinary Journal, 17: p375(3).

Fricke, Tom E. 1989. "Introduction: human ecology in the Himalaya." Human Ecology: An Interdisciplinary Journal, 17: p131(15). Abstract.

Fricke, Tom E. 1988. "Demography, household cycles and the maintenance of equality among the Tamang of North Central Nepal." Contributions to Nepalese Studies, 15(1): 1-18.

Fricke, Tom E. 1987. "Review of 'Policies, plans, and people: culture and health development in Nepal '." American Anthropologist, 89: p769(2).

Fricke, Tom E. 1987. "Review of 'Mountain people'." American Anthropologist, 89: p957(2).

Fricke, Tom E., and Alfred Pach. 1984. "John T. Hitchcock: Appreciation and retrospective." Himalayan Research Bulletin, 4(2): 3-15.

Fricke, Tom E. 1984. "Talking about households: a case study of the Tamang on North Central Nepal." Himalayan Research Bulletin, 4(2): 17-30.

Chapters

Axinn, William G., Tom E. Fricke, and Arland Thornton. 2006. "The microdemographic community study approach: Improving survey data by integrating the ethnographic method." In Mixed Method Data Collection Strategies edited by Axinn, William G., Pearce, Lisa D.. New York: Cambridge University Press.

Fricke, Tom E. 2005. "Of culture and the person: An anthropological comment." In Being together, working apart : dual-career families and the work-life balance edited by Schneider, Barbara L., Waite, Linda J.. Cambridge, UK ;; New York: Cambridge University Press. Abstract.

Fricke, Tom E. 2005. "Taking culture seriously : making the social survey ethnographic." In Discovering successful pathways in children's development: mixed methods in the study of childhood and family life edited by Thomas S Weisner. Chicago : University of Chicago Press.

Fricke, Tom E. 2003. "Culture and population." In The encyclopedia of population edited by Demeny, Paul, McNicoll, Geoffrey. New york: Macmillan Reference USA.

Thornton, Arland, William G. Axinn, Tom E. Fricke, and Duane Alwin. 2001. "Values and Beliefs in the Lives of Children and Families." In The Well-Being of Children and Families: Research and Data Needs edited by Arland Thornton. Pp. 215-243. Ann Arbor, MI: Univeristy of Michigan Press.

Fricke, Tom E. 2000. "Home Work." In Anthropology and Middle Class Working Families: A Research Agenda edited by Mary Margaret Overbey and Kathryn Marie Dudley. Arlington, VA: American Anthropological Association.

Fricke, Tom E. 2000. "Cultural Dilemmas in Changing Work and Family Life in the United States." In Balancing Acts: Easing the Burdens and Improving the Options for Working Families edited by Eileen Appelbaum. Pp. 37-47. Washington DC : Economic Policy Institute.

Yang, L.S., Arland Thornton, and Tom E. Fricke. 2000. "Religion and Family Formation in Transitional Taiwan: The Decline of Ancestral Authority." In Family, Religion and Social Change in Diverse Societies edited by S.K. Houseknecht and J.G. Pankhurst. Pp. 121-146. Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press.

Fricke, Tom E., and David I. Kertzer. 1997. "Toward an anthropological demography." In Anthropological demography: Toward a new synthesis edited by Kertzer, David I., Fricke, Thomas E.. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.

Fricke, Tom E. 1997. "Marriage change as moral change: Culture, virtue, and demographic transition." In The continuing demographic transition edited by Jones, Gavin W., Douglas, Robert M., Caldwell, Jack C., D'Souza, Rennie M.. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Fricke, Tom E. 1997. "Culture Theory and Population Process: Toward a Thicker Demography." In Anthropological demography: Toward a new synthesis edited by Kertzer, David I., Fricke, Thomas E.. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.

Fricke, Tom E. 1995. "History, marriage politics and demographic events in the Central Himalaya." In Situating fertility : anthropology and demographic inquiry edited by Greenhalgh, Susan. Cambridge, U.K. ;; New York, NY, USA: Cambridge University Press. Abstract.

Fricke, Tom E., Arland Thornton, Li-Shou Yang, Paul K. C. Liu, and Deborah S. Freedman. 1994. "The changing organization of individual activities." In Social Change and the Family in Taiwan edited by Thornton, Arland, Lin, Hui-Sheng. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.

Fricke, Tom E., Arland Thornton, Li-Shou Yang, and Jui-Shan Chang. 1994. "Theoretical mechanisms of family change." In Social Change and the Family in Taiwan edited by Thornton, Arland, Lin, Hui-Sheng. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.

Fricke, Tom E., Arland Thornton, and Li-Shou Yang. 1994. "Weakening the linkage between the ancestors, the living, and future generations." In Social Change and the Family in Taiwan edited by Thornton, Arland, Lin, Hui-Sheng. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.

Fricke, Tom E., Jui-Shan Chang, and Li-Shou Yang. 1994. "Historical and ethnographic perspectives on the Chinese family." In Social Change and the Family in Taiwan edited by Thornton, Arland, Lin, Hui-Sheng. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.

Fricke, Tom E., and Arland Thornton. 1989. "Social change and the family: comparative perspectives from the West, China, and South Asia." In Demography as an interdiscipline edited by Stycos, J. Mayone. New Brunswick, U.S.A: Transaction Publishers. Abstract.

PSC Reports

Fricke, Tom E. "Culture Theory and Population Process: Toward a Thicker Demography." PSC Research Report No. 95-335. 7 1995. Abstract.

Fricke, Tom E., and Arland Thornton. "Social Change, Community Context, and the Transformation of Marriage Alliance among the Tamang of Nepal." PSC Research Report No. 94-308. 5 1994. Abstract.

Dahal, Dilli R., Tom E. Fricke, and Arland Thornton. "The Family Contexts of Marriage Timing: Women's Entry into First Marriage in a Central Himalayan Village of Nepal." PSC Research Report No. 93-284. 8 1993. Abstract.

Fricke, Tom E. "Political Economy and Fertility: History, Culture, and Demographic Events in a Central Himalayan Village." PSC Research Report No. 92-267. 12 1992. Abstract.

Fricke, Tom E., William G. Axinn, and Arland Thornton. "Marriage, Social Inequality, and Women's Contact with their Natal Families in Alliance Societies: Two Tamang Examples." PSC Research Report No. 92-265. 11 1992. Abstract.

Other Reports

Fricke, Tom E. 2002. "HABITS OF THE HEARTLAND: CHANGING WORK-FAMILY CULTURES." CEEL Working Paper 033-02Ann Arbor: University of Michigan, Center for the Ethnography of Everday Life.

Fricke, Tom E. 2001. "The Farming Family: Work, Character, and Change in Rural America." CEEL Working PaperAnn Arbor: University of Michigan, Center for the Ethnography of Everyday Life.

Fricke, Tom E. 2001. "Taking culture seriously: making the social survey ethnographic." CEEL Working Paper 022-01Ann Arbor: University of Michigan, Center for Ethnography of Everyday Life.

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