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Males and Females in Social Solidarity Economy

Voices from Latin America Gender relationships have been a contested terrain over time in Latin America. As it has been…More

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I am an anthropologist who works as an investigator for a VA research center, Center of Innovation on Disability and…More

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Dealing with Reality

* * * *   3 votes

Beatriz Reyes-Foster
Ty Matejowsky


Sexual Harassment in the Field Unlike our previous contributions, the topic presented below cannot be approached lightheartedly.  Harassment and assault…More

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The Guns of August, Again

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Michael E Harkin


I have been thinking about World War One this summer. Of course, the centennial of the start of the Great…More

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A Tale of Many Borders

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Gabriella Sanchez


Unaccompanied Minors and the Perils of Sentimentalism It is almost the last week in July, and the sun along the…More

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Working on The Hill

* * * ½   6 votes

Shirley J. Fiske


Politics as the Art of the Possible Despite Congress’s abysmally poor reputation in the public eye and its polarization, the…More

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Attack of the Social Media Zombies

* * * * * 5 votes

Samuel Gerald Collins


My colleague, Matthew Durington, and I have just finished our final iteration of a 4-year collaborative project, Anthropology By the…More

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The Trouble with ISIS

* * ½     5 votes

Daniel Martin Varisco


A decade ago the Canadian Pakistani Muslim, Irshad Manji, published her controversial book, The Trouble with Islam.  She identified many…More

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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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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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