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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 5:30pm
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
Call for Students! Placements available in the NAPA-OT Field School in Antigua, Guatemala -- June 1-26, 2015.Positions are available for anthropology, public health, and clinical students interested…Continue
Started by Rachel Hall-Clifford in SfAA Student Forum Mar 13.
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 Mar 5.
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.