Society for Urban National and Transnational/Global Anthropology

Tehran’s Bra Shops

Tracing the Effects of Economic Policies This essay discusses the current economic context of bra shops in Tehran, and outlines…More

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Apartheid Lives On

Policing Migrants in South Africa Within South Africa, black African immigrants are an over-policed population. While much attention has been…More

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(De)Criminalizing Homelessness in Columbus, OH

This paper is an excerpt from my undergraduate honors thesis, “America’s Nicest City: The Contentious Politics of Care and Punishment…More

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Behind the Gates

The Wagner Free Institute of Science and its Neighborhood, 1865 to Today The Wagner Free Institute of Science (also referred…More

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Submissions Now Being Accepted for Anthony Leeds Prize in Urban Anthropology

The Leeds Prize is awarded each year by the Society for Urban, National, Transnational/Global Anthropology(SUNTA) for the outstanding book in…More

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SUNTA Leeds Prize Awarded to Daniel M Goldstein’s Outlawed: Between Security and Rights in a Bolivian City

The Anthony Leeds Prize committee has selected Daniel M Goldstein’s Outlawed: Between Security and Rights in a Bolivian City (Duke…More

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Considering Gay Space and Time at Jones Beach in the Age of Queer Theory

In July of 2012, as part of a research project conducted by Public Space Research Group out of City University…More

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Energy and Economy Call for Papers

Anthropologists have a long, if uneven, history of engagement with studies of energy and economy – from the use of…More

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SUNTA Panels at 2013 Chicago AAA Meeting

Be sure to check out these SUNTA panels and events in Chicago. SUNTA Business Meeting, 2013 Annual Meeting in Chicago…More

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Halperin Memorial Fund Announcement

The Rhoda Halperin Memorial Fund celebrates the life and scholarly work of Rhoda Halperin by supporting PhD students in anthropology…More

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