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Join the Club

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Beatriz Reyes-Foster
Ty Matejowsky


An essential step in the ongoing development of aspiring anthropologists is involvement in some type of school affiliated anthropology club…More

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Unemployment and Divine Plans

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Claudia Strauss


When I began my research interviewing unemployed and underemployed Southern Californians in 2011, I did not expect that their religious…More

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Mapping Otra Economía with our own bodies, 2013 at Santiago del Estero, Argentina. Photo courtesy of Rosana Miraglino from Fundación Oasi.

As formerly stated, an issue continually under debate in the field of otra economía & sociedad is whether it is…More

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2013-2014 CAE Presidential Fellows

As we await the upcoming news about the 2014-15 presidential fellows and their mentors, we want to take this time…More

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Ideas for the First Day of Class I hate most so-called “icebreakers.” Too many camp, workshop and classroom experiences have…More

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Personnel of the heavy-crude pipeline work to stabilize the hillside after a landslide fractured the pipeline in Winchele, outside of the city of Esmeraldas in 2013. Approximately 5,000 barrels of heavy crude oil were spilled into the Winchele River. Photo courtesy Gabriela Valdivia

Crude Entanglements

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Gabriela Valdivia
Flora Lu


Living with Oil in Ecuador Thanks to social science funding from the NSF, we are researching how energy policy and…More

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Climate Change and the Political Ecology of Education

Education is a surprising new battleground in the debates surrounding climate change. Wyoming recently became the first state to reject…More

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Selling the Language Gap

Selling the Language Gap

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Susan D Blum
Kathleen C Riley


False Premises, False Promises You may have read recently about a novel approach to solving inequality (eg, here and here).…More

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Time and Money

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Jacob Doherty


Fieldwork Takes Both My research site in Kampala, Uganda is heavily saturated by national and international NGOs with short term…More

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Linguistic Anthropology in the Current Professional Market

This essay discusses challenges faced by junior linguistic anthropologists in the current professional market, outlining developments that shaped these challenges…More

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