December

Photoethnography of Europe’s Largest Annual Historical Parade

It was the year 1602, and the democratic city of Geneva was a precious bauble that had caught the eye…More

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Human Rights and the Culture of the World Bank

Established in 1944, the World Bank has become the largest lender to developing countries, lending more than $20 billion per…More

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CyberSurfing Yemen’s Arab Spring

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Daniel Martin Varisco


The Prophet Muhammad is reputed to have said “Seek knowledge, even unto China” in a tradition that has inspired the…More

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Anthropology of US Empire Abroad

From American Outpost to Petrochemical Hub In September 2009, the US Air Force departed from what had been, for just…More

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NAPA Past Presidents Profile: Susan Squires

Past President Susan Squires talks about the popularity of ethnography and gives career advice to new practitioners in the latest…More

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Problem of Gender and Citations Raised Again in New Research Study

Problem of Gender and Citations Raised Again in New Research Study

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Virginia R Dominguez
Matthew Gutmann
Catherine Lutz


A December 11, 2013 article in The Chronicle of Higher Education reports on a new study in the journal Nature…More

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Strike Debt

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Robert R Sauders


A Grassroots Debt Resistance Movement You are not alone. You are not a loan. Strike Debt, an offshoot of Occupy…More

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Upper Station Street,  Hong Kong. Photo courtesy Pamoa and wikicommons

Using Critical Biocultural Approaches and the Life Course Perspective to Find Solutions Last spring there was an article in the…More

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Commissioned graffiti on the side of Mayfield Public Library. Mayfield, New South Wales, Australia. Photo courtesy Mark McIntosh and wikicommons

“The World is Fat” —BM Popkin, Scientific American 2007 When I first read this proclamation, it inspired great fear. How…More

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Hunger Map 2013. Image Courtesy World Food Programme

In its report on the State of Food Insecurity 2012 (SOFI 2012), the Food and Agricultural Organization of the United…More

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