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Personal Reflections of a Business Anthropologist

  What does it mean to be an Applied Anthropologist?    

      For me it has meant a very exciting and challenging life. It has been a life filled with mood swings from the joys of a successful project to the despair that comes with the realization that you can't change the world. It is to learn that my anthropological training has given me a conceptual framework that works to solve human problems -- those impacting people and those…

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Added by Barry R. Bainton on March 18, 2011 at 12:00am — 1 Comment

What does it take to be an applied anthropologist?

There seems to be a lot of confusion about what it means to be an applied anthropologist and what it means to be a professional anthropologist. It is a question which has concerned me for more than 30 years. It is question which has lead to an interesting discussion at the NAPA site on…

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Added by Barry R. Bainton on March 17, 2011 at 5:00pm — No Comments

International Journal of Business Anthropology Vol. 2 (1)

Please click here for detailed TOC http://www.businessanthropology.blogspot.com

 

Business Anthropologists in the Business World:  Our Troops and Our Future (Editorial Commentary)

 

Anthropology is a discipline that, over the last hundred or so years, has developed a wide array of qualitative techniques for understanding people and their behavior.  For many years, practitioners…

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Added by Robert Guang Tian on February 15, 2011 at 7:31am — No Comments

Business Anthropologists in the Business World: Our Troops and Our Future

 

Editorial Commentary

 

Anthropology is a discipline that, over the last hundred or so years, has developed a wide array of qualitative techniques for understanding people and their behavior.  For many years, practitioners in the business sector considered these analytic methods not to be respectable and inferior to quantitative, so called, “rigorous scientific” methods.  However, recent organizational studies heavily…

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Added by Robert Guang Tian on February 14, 2011 at 12:01pm — No Comments

International Journal of Business Anthropology Vol. 2 (1)

Volume 2(1)

International Journal of

Business Anthropology

Table of Contents

 

Editorial Commentary

Perspectives in Business Anthropology:  Cultural Production, Creativity and Constraints

Brian Moeran

Mobile Phone Use, Bricolage, and the Transformation of Social and Economic Ties of Micro-entrepreneurs in…

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Added by Robert Guang Tian on February 14, 2011 at 11:30am — No Comments

Songs for Social Change

Songs of the People seeks collaborators in a project which aims to create and perform music to promote government by and for the people in the U.S. and the rest of the world.

We hope to maximize the reach of such music by creating songs in a number of different styles, in order to reach the largest possible audience.



Check out our mission statement at http://www.songsofthepeople.net. If you would like to be a part of this project,… Continue

Added by Franklin C. Southworth on January 25, 2011 at 2:31pm — No Comments

Anthropological Approach to Consumer Behavior

Anthropological Approach to Consumer Behavior:…

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Added by Robert Guang Tian on October 23, 2010 at 2:00pm — No Comments

International Journal of Business Anthropology Vol. 1 (2)

Volume 1(2)

International Journal…

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Added by Robert Guang Tian on October 11, 2010 at 2:00pm — No Comments

What is Business Anthropology?

The term "business anthropology" became more popular and widely used in the 1980s, when anthropologists were hired in full-time, non-academic practitioners in niches related to consumer behavior and marketing. Prior to that time, the term "industrial anthropology", "anthropology of work", or "applied anthropology in…

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Added by Robert Guang Tian on September 28, 2010 at 10:30pm — No Comments

International Journal of China Marketing Call for Papers

International Journal of China Marketing Call for Papers…

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Added by Robert Guang Tian on September 25, 2010 at 1:02pm — No Comments

International Journal of Business Anthropology Call for Papers

International Journal of Business Anthropology CFP…

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Added by Robert Guang Tian on September 18, 2010 at 12:00am — 1 Comment

Tell us about your career path

Good morning.…

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Added by Joe Watkins on August 11, 2010 at 3:54pm — 1 Comment

Review of "Crazy Like Us: The Globalization of the American Psyche" -- Christopher Lane, Psychology Today

I share, below, an excerpt from the review at caption.



EXCERPT:



"We are flattening the landscape of the human psyche," warns Ethan Watters in Crazy Like Us: The Globalization of the American Psyche. "We are engaged in the grand project of Americanizing the world's understanding of the human mind."



A…
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Added by Michael O'Neal on April 3, 2010 at 11:03am — No Comments

Haiti’s Earthquake

Blog this SfAA News article -- Starfish and Seawalls: Responding to Haiti’s Earthquake, Now and Long-Term by Mark Schuller.

Added by SfAAadmin on February 23, 2010 at 10:36pm — 1 Comment

Public Policy Committee

Blog this SfAA News article -- Public Policy Committee. Public Policy as Empowerment… Continue

Added by SfAAadmin on February 23, 2010 at 10:05pm — No Comments

Howard Zinn

Blog this SfAA News Article -- Howard Zinn, Scholar/Activist, Gone at 87: A Model for Applied Anthropologists by Brian McKenna.

Added by SfAAadmin on February 23, 2010 at 10:01pm — No Comments

SfAA Leads Again

Blog this SfAA News article -- SfAA Leads Again by J. Anthony Paredes.

Added by SfAAadmin on February 23, 2010 at 9:30pm — No Comments

Theory and Practice of Ethnography: Readings from the Periphery- New Book

Theory & Practice of Ethnography: Readings from the Periphery Edited by: Eswarappa Kasi and Ramesh C. Malik ( 2009), ISBN 81-316-0306-7, 356 pages, Rs. 950.



Theory and Practice of Ethnography is an anthology of research papers contributed by illustrious scholars both from India and abroad.It accentuates theoretical and empirical layout of the Ethnography, language, Literature, Culture, Rethinking History and Social Development. Ethnography is highly entertained in the search of… Continue

Added by ESWARAPPA KASI on November 23, 2009 at 5:06am — No Comments

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