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The Main Street of NEEM. Here I have used an extreme wide-angle lens to convey the isolation and planetary scale of the camp. Photo courtesy Martin Skrydstrup

Planetary Perspectives

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Martin Skrydstrup


A Note on the Optical Sub-Consciousness in Ethnographic Fieldwork Since the heyday of ethnographic fieldwork in the opening decade of…More

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Incandescent light bulb. Photo courtesy wikicommons

Climate: An All-Consuming Problem

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Cindy Isenhour


The Mother of Them All Research in many of the world’s most consumptive societies suggests that large majorities are now…More

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A thunderstorm gathers toward the east of the author's field site, December 2013. Photo courtesy Clayton Whitt

Life with Mud I arrived in my field site in the highlands, or Altiplano, of western Bolivia concerned about the…More

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Logo of Servicio Meteorológico Nacional Argentino. Image courtesy wikicommons

Regional Climate Services

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Cecilia Hidalgo


The Challenge of co-Producing Usable Knowledge The production of relevant and usable knowledge concerning climate constitutes a challenge for scientists,…More

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Fraser Valley, CO. Photo courtesy Daniel Murphy

Engaging Future Uncertainty and Climate Skeptics in the American West

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Daniel J Murphy
Laurie Yung
Carina Wyborn
Daniel R Williams


Though global climate trends are well established and some places are experiencing substantial impacts already, there is still considerable uncertainty…More

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Spring Launch of the New SVA Section Website

Thanks to SVA members Craig Campbell and Kate Hennessy and Kyle McIntosh of Popgun Media, the Society for Visual Anthropology…More

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Since not everyone can make it to the AAA Annual Meeting each year, we try to provide a summary of…More

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A Rare Opportunity Never Knocks

For the past seven months, I have studied hiring in the Silicon Valley. I interview job-seekers, recruiters, hiring managers, career…More

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Threats and Responses (Review of “Standing on Sacred Ground”) McLeod, Christopher, 2013, Standing on Sacred Ground, Bullfrog Films, 4 DVDs,…More

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Report on the Inter-American Symposium on Ethnography and Education XIII

Multi-lingual meetings are possible, and they merit the effort. Those are lessons from the 13th Inter-American Symposium on Ethnography and…More

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