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Newspapers and TV are ubiquitous with news about America’s good economic performance … an increase in GDP of 4.1% in the 3rd quarter 2013 versus 2nd quarter.
The oil and gas industry took some credit for the good performance in that it generated one billion dollars a day in new energy supplies. Also, economists credited…Continue
Posted by Akemi Tatsakura on April 17, 2018 at 3:32am
My name is Adam Harris. I am currently a senior undergraduate student at North Carolina State University majoring in Anthropology. Currently I am taking an applied anthropology course and I am tasked with conducting an interview (via phone or otherwise) with two individuals practicing Anthropology with at least a masters degree. I do hope that I can come into contact with more Anthropologists using this forum to find out more about the field and the members in it. …Continue
Posted by Adam Harris on April 1, 2018 at 3:53pm
Anthropology has seen a drastic change within the last few years. According to statistics, the demand for anthropologists right across the global workforce will increase by 38% by 2026. Anthropologists used to be confined to an academic future with no promise of expanding their horizons into anything but anthropology. Today, we see an entirely new universe opening up with even wider opportunities…Continue
Posted by Eric Nelson on March 13, 2018 at 8:00am
Posted by SfAAadmin on March 1, 2018 at 8:56am
I have published two papers on this. I have introduced Logo-syllabic thesis B as opposed to the old thesis which I have named A. However, the days of sensational (pseudo-) decipherments are over. We need an analytical approach now.
Sujay Rao Mandavilli
Posted by Sujay Rao Mandavilli on February 21, 2018 at 1:37am
Association for Applied and Clinical Sociology Annual Conference, October 11-13, 2018. Norfolk, Virginia. Theme: “Translating Complexity into Action.” Open to all applied social scientists, as…Continue
Started by Lubomir Popov in American Indian Contributions to Applied Anthropology Jan 22.
Digital Technology at the GrassrootsKatherine McCaffrey and Maisa Taha, Montclair State University We are interested in papers that consider digital technology in practice. What are social…Continue
Started by Katherine McCaffrey in SfAA 2018 Annual Meeting Discussions Sep 27, 2017.
Call For Papers: Society for Applied Anthropology Annual MeetingPhiladelphia, PA April 3 - 7, 2018Organizer: Pilapa Esara Carroll (College at Brockport, SUNY)The Role of Language in Refugee…Continue
Started by Pilapa Esara Carroll in SfAA 2018 Annual Meeting Discussions Sep 19, 2017.
I would like to organize a session which looks at poverty and welfare policy issues from the perspective of kinship systems. This session would look at research from a comparative and theoretical…Continue
Started by David Rozen in SfAA 2018 Annual Meeting Discussions Jun 3, 2017.