A Home for Professional, Practicing and Applied Anthropology

The AAA has been a scholarly home for anthropology and anthropologists since its founding in 1902. The AAA provides an intellectual home for its scholar constituents and its membership appears stable. However, the membership of the AAA consists primarily of students and anthropologists in the academy with clear career tracks and more or less predictable futures. […]

What’s in a Name?

Naming and Representation of Professional and Practicing Anthropologists “What’s in a name? That which we call a rose by any other name would smell as sweet.” Romeo and Juliet (II, ii, 1-2)  Juliet hoped to soothe the savage breasts on both sides of a family war with this hopeful logic and we know how this […]