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children and insects

During my research this year, I discovered how amazing it is to evaluate children knowledge about insects and how sad children can be when their favorite plants are threatened by insects.

Added by Rose Fagbemissi on May 11, 2007 at 8:16am — No Comments

Medical Anthropologists in non-academic health/humanitarian working

I am a graduate research assistant for Dr. Carl Kendall. Dr. Kendall and I are working on a book chapter focusing on medical anthropology and international (health focused) humanitarian aid. I am trying to compile a list of medical anthropologists involved in non-academic international health-related work (this does not mean they can not hold academic positions). I are particularly interested in identifying medical anthropologists who may not be publishing in peer-review journals but rather are… Continue

Added by Alexandra Priebe on May 9, 2007 at 12:18pm — No Comments

Oaxaca Research

I am currently at the end of a short piece of research in Oaxaca, Mexico with funding from the NSF. The project, The role of crises in

migration outcomes: rural Oaxacans and politics in Oaxaca City, Mexico,
is an investigation into the impacts of last year's unrest (strikes, violence, economic chaos) on rural communities. So, working in three pueblos

a suburban bedroom community for Oaxaca-but also an independent town

a craft producing town

a rural,… Continue

Added by Jeffrey H. Cohen on May 8, 2007 at 11:21am — No Comments

I *knew* there was something I had to do

This is perfect -- I was just thinking, as I sat down to finish the first of three papers due by the end of the week -- that surely I had forgotten to do something. Something pressing ... something that didn't involve analysis of anthropology's challenges and opportunities re: globalization, scientification and neoliberalism. What was it, what was it?

Oh yes, setting up this profile! Thanks, SfAA, the invite came at the most opportune time possible!

Now if only I had something… Continue

Added by John Roby on May 8, 2007 at 7:43am — No Comments

My Other Blog

If anyone finds this page and would like to know more about me and my research, I would suggest visiting my Blog at:

Green Chicken Diaries: An Anthropologist's Adventures in Mozambique

I can't keep up more than one blog. :-( I am too busy chasing down informants in the field. ;-) …


Added by L. Jen Shaffer on May 7, 2007 at 8:26am — No Comments

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