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Posted by Nicola Thomson on March 5, 2015 at 2:19am
Request for Letters of Research Interest: Fort Stanwix National Monument Ethnographic Study
The National Park Service manages Fort Stanwix National Monument located on 6 acres in Rome, New York. The project is seeking a researcher(s) to identify the roles, relationships, associations, and significance specific Native American Indian tribes and/or nations might attach to Fort Stanwix. The fort served as the site of numerous councils and treaties with Indian tribes and nations.…Continue
Posted by Jennifer Talken-Spaulding on March 3, 2015 at 5:51pm
In response to the recent death of a Cleveland woman diagnosed with bi-polar disorder who subsequently died in police custody, I was asked to participate in NPR's Sound of Ideas on Cleveland's 90.3 WCPN. Ms. Anderson's death was ruled a homicide.
Stream this broadcast here:…Continue
Posted by Joseph D Galanek on January 28, 2015 at 3:30pm
Just began my monthly column for The Crime Report on the intersection of mental health and the criminal justice systems.
In this article I discuss my prison research and how officers can work effectively with the incarcerated mentally ill to ensure their…Continue
Posted by Joseph D Galanek on January 28, 2015 at 3:25pm
Dear Colleagues,This is the first call for sessions and papers for the October 8-10, 2015 meeting of the Association for Applied and Clinical Sociology in historic Montgomery, Alabama. Our theme,…Continue
Started by Lubomir Popov in American Indian Contributions to Applied Anthropology 56 minutes ago.
Re-purposing spaces. Former super markets into library, workspace, cultural center, spring and winter farmers market, etc.The case of McAllen's Walmart: is this another way to think of…Continue
Started by Tech Guerrero in SfAA Student Forum Jan 29.
Summer Course for Research Design in the Social, Behavioral, and Economic SciencesJuly 20 – 24, 2015The Summer Course for Research Design (SCRD) brings together social science area experts and…Continue
Started by David Thorne Dillon in SfAA General Discussion Forum Jan 13.
Call for Panels:The Association of Middle East Anthropologists (AMEA) invites anthropologically-themed panels for the 2015 Middle East Studies Association annual meetings, November 21-24, 2015,…Continue
Started by Kim Shively in SfAA General Discussion Forum Jan 10.