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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
Posted by Richard M Hutchings on November 24, 2018 at 7:00pm
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 Sujay Rao Mandavilli on February 19, 2018 at 2:51am
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.
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, 2015.