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In Berlin this week, today 30 Oct 2019, I went to a presentation at Centre for Anthropological Research on Museums and Heritage [ https://www.euroethno.hu-berlin.de/de/carmah ].
Posted by Christopher D Freudenberg on October 30, 2019 at 9:00pm
Hello. I am interested in either forming or joining a panel focused on new directions/best practices in community based participatory research. If anyone has any information or interest, please let me know.
Posted by Michael R. Duke on October 9, 2019 at 11:54am
Interdisciplinary urban research: Reflections on folding in anthropological perspectives and knowledge into urban agendas
Interdisciplinary research and collaboration is an emerging trend within the field of applied anthropology. Researchers in this group often position themselves between the voices of marginalized communities and the grant agencies and academic research groups that…Continue
Posted by Colleen Linn on October 8, 2019 at 10:53am
We are very pleased to announce the Society for Applied Anthropology's new website at our new domain -- AppliedAnthro.Org!
The new site is designed to have a much cleaner look with easier navigation. There are “bread crumbs” at the top of each page, and a site map at the bottom of each page, so you should be able to find things much easier. Overall, the new website is more streamlined, and we…
Posted by SfAAadmin on August 8, 2019 at 9:57pm
Not many students can boast that they love to write an essay. Despite the fact that this is a difficult task for many, writing an essay is quite an interesting task. Depending on the type, an essay not only teaches to express one's thoughts on paper, to persuade, to describe something, to argue one's position, etc. It is also a good opportunity to expand your horizons by writing on some interesting topic.
I work as a…Continue
Posted by Linda S. Davis on May 16, 2019 at 9:29am
National Call for Community-Based Volunteers:Peer Reviewers & Associate EditorsProgress in Community Health Partnerships (PCHP)On April 1, 2018, the Albert Einstein College of Medicine welcomed…Continue
Started by Simon Craddock Lee in SfAA General Discussion Forum Oct 1, 2018.
A non-anthropologist colleague recently contended that "culture hacking" is "applied anthropology." She referred me to uses of the term that indicate that it derives from those engaged in software…Continue
Started by Stephen C. Maack in SfAA General Discussion Forum Jun 30, 2016.
I am looking for kindred spirits -- academics or practitioners who are using some form of social science research (e.g., ethnography, case studies, surveys, grounded theory, participatory research)…Continue
Started by Jeremy Wells in SfAA General Discussion Forum Sep 30, 2015.