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Urban anthropologist Katrina Johnston-Zimmerman wants people to realize something while on their daily commute to work or walking to and from their destinations. "I think most people don't walk around their cities thinking actively that they are walking through spaces that were designed by men," said ...
Summary: Anthropologist Maximilian Forte explains white privilege, one of the hot button issues of today's America. The concept has swept America. Where did it come from? Is it helping or hurting America? Hello! My Name is Straight White Privilege ...

The University of New Mexico's research at Pueblo Bonito in Chaco Canyon was recently honored with a Field Discovery Award at the Shanghai Archaeological Forum. The project is one of ten chosen, out of over a hundred projects, form around the world. "Their selection process seems to be very ...
University of Buffalo evolutionary anthropologist Omer Gokcumen, Ph.D. tells Inverse that it's only in the past five years that scientists have been able to confirm that early Sapiens didn't only hang out with other Sapiens. "You can think of the world 100,000 years ago like a Lord of the Rings world, where ...
They're socially tolerant in food settings, and they share food and cooperate in ways chimpanzees might not," says Duke University evolutionary anthropologist Christopher Krupenye (now at the University of Saint Andrews in Scotland), who led the study. "So we thought if either of them are likely to share ...
NEW London, Mo. -- A Northeast Missouri woman is a frequent contributor to anthropological texts and was recently published in a scientific journal for her research on primates. LeAndra Bridgeman, a service coordinator for North East Community Action Corp.'s Ralls County facility, received her ...

Summary: The PC police are on the prowl for cases of cultural appropriation. Here anthropologist Maximillian Forte explains its ahistorical origin, nonsensical logic, and valuable function (helping to keep us divided and weak). The Emergence of the Chief "The Emergence of the Chief", statue on the Loyola ...
anthropology is the discipline that studies the past and present based on ancient records of human-beings. In her book "The Invaders: How Humans and Their Dogs Drove Neanderthals to Extinction," Dr. Pat Shipman defines anthropology as "science addressing history." As for time-honored questions in anthropology, she ...
It is common to exchange presents during the holiday period. From a rational perspective, this might seem pointless, at best recycling resources or, at worst, wasting them. But don't underestimate the importance of these exchanges. anthropologists have noted that among many societies ritualized gift-giving ...
Practising teachers would be well-advised to act less like laboratory scientists and more like anthropologists, embracing the role of participant observer. This fits much better with the expectation that teachers be reflective practitioners and reflects the reality that teaching - and learning - are reflexive ...
Sherwood Washburn, the physical anthropologist who coined the phrase "obstetrical dilemma," first published his theory in the September 1960 issue of Scientific American. He argued that, "in man, adaptation to bipedal locomotion decreased the size of the bony birth canal at the same time that the ...
Thus my question: where are today's anthropologists to help us address, and redress, ugly truths about our highly advanced (sic) culture? This appeal ... Back to anthropology and what it might offer: one anthropologist whom we might consider a contemporary Margaret Mead is Helen Fisher. An expert in ...
As CBS2's Steve Overmyer learned, "Cleopatra's Needle" is the perfect setting for a conversation with an anthropologist who also happens to be an NFL player. "anthropology, for me, is ... anthropologists are finding success in venture capitalist firms as experts in the path of a society. In fact, Martin interned ...
Thus my question: where are today's anthropologists to help us address, and redress, ugly truths about our highly advanced (sic) culture? This appeal ... Back to anthropology and what it might offer: one anthropologist whom we might consider a contemporary Margaret Mead is Helen Fisher. An expert in ...
Urban anthropology may not be top of mind for most people (or most anthropologists for that matter), but I'm here to argue it is the key to creating livable ... In much the same way as UX research would examine user interaction with a commercial product, my job as an urban anthropologist is to track human ...
Her father, Derek, an anthropologist, would spend decades arguing that the hugely popular and revered Mead had simply got it wrong in Samoa. It would involve the Australian ... "I remember him feeling he had found the evidence but it didn't convince the American anthropologists. They stayed on their ...
"Alabama is the only state in the U.S. that still has warning stickers on its [high school] biology textbooks [saying] that evolution is just a theory," Briana Pobiner, an anthropologist with the Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History, told the audience. "The cultural context in which [anthropologists] are ...

A handful of anthropologists, though, believe East Asia played a more important role. A new study says that our attributes emerged over time as the result of intermingling between African and Asian hominins. This would mean that Africa would no longer deserve the right to be thought of as the area from ...
Sherwood Washburn, the physical anthropologist who coined the phrase "obstetrical dilemma," first published his theory in the September 1960 issue of Scientific American. He argued that, "in man, adaptation to bipedal locomotion decreased the size of the bony birth canal at the same time that the ...
You'll never be fully "participant" either - you'll always be an anthropologist "other", even if you're also a member of the community. For anthropologists in the field, scrutinising personal responses to experiences is part of being a good, reflexive researcher. But for most, the personal remains peripheral.
According to investigators, Bernice Hayslip underwent a heart procedure last summer and was released into the care of her daughter on August 27, 2016. They believe that daughter, 44-year-old Tracy Sowards, brought Hayslip from Adams County to Pike County. Fast forward to October of 2017, and a tip ...
Anthropologist Yossi Nagar of the Israel Antiquities Authority presented the findings at the annual meeting of the American schools of Oriental ...
As an anthropologist who specializes in reconstructing past diets, I can say that even though we don't have a definitive account of the menu at ...
Georgia Southern anthropologists seem to think quite a bit. ... animal bones and even petrified seeds can help anthropologists tell the story of ...
Dan Gebo has had a lifelong fascination with fossils -- ever since he took a high school biology class in South Carolina and read Louis ...
As an anthropologist who works to bridge gaps between industry, Indigenous groups and government in northern British Columbia, Rick ...
Dr. G. Richard Scott teaches at the University of Nevada, Reno, where he specializes in physical and dental anthropology and skeletal biology.
As part of SDSU's 120th anniversary celebration, anthropologist and author of "hail Montezuma!: The Hidden Treasures of San Diego State," ...
Post-doctoral Anthropologist Holly McKinney, near center with green bandanna, says her discoveries that day included some flakes of stone, ...
anthropologists with the University of Alaska Fairbanks say a site ... is an anthropologist with Fort Wainwright's Environmental Division, and ...
It has been a grueling 24 hours for Leah Owens' family, and for investigators who are still putting the pieces together after arresting a suspect in ...
As an anthropologist, I study death and dying from a cross-cultural perspective, and I wanted to create a course that would allow students to ...
Denny Gulick, left, and Hirokazu Miyazaki in front of Nagasaki Tamako, one of 58 Japanese dolls given as part of the 1927 "friendship doll" ...
Dr. Murphy Pizza, cultural anthropologist and president of the Upper Midwest Region of the American Academy of religion will speak on ...
Christina Warriner, research professor and assistant professor of anthropology at OU, has been named to science news' 2017 top 10 list of ...
Dr. Murphy Pizza, cultural anthropologist and president of the Upper Midwest Region of the American Academy of religion will speak on ...
anthropology professor Carolyn Rouse discusses her research trip to interview Donald Trump supporters in rural California, her "Trumplandia" ...
As Matthew Engelke says in this succinct survey, it is the "stitch of the cultural" that binds the diverse tribe of anthropologists together, from ...
From the start, it didn't look very good for Case No. 8/2/289. The human remains found four years ago at Thelus in France gave up almost ...
How Tintin led a Belgian anthropologist to Java, where he found his ... The religion of Java and, like many anthropologists, he touched on the ...
It's been a long time since I've conducted a sociological experiment. Trained as an anthropologist, my usual research locations were tropical ...
At 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 12, the public is invited to a free screening of the 2015 documentary, "The Anthropologist," with Co-Director Seth ...
NPR's Kelly McEvers talks with anthropologist Jason de Leon, who was awarded a MacArthur fellowship in recognition of his work which ...
Anila Daulatzai, who is a socio-cultural anthropologist at the Maryland Institute of Art, is facing numerous counts including disorderly conduct, ...
New Anthropologist on Campus Explores Immigrant Experiences ... The general public sometimes assumes that anthropologists work primarily ...
Detective Gallagher photographed the object, which appeared to be a bone and forwarded the photographs to a Forensic Anthropologist who ...
DONNA BRASSET-SHEARER IS A cultural-ANTHROPOLOGIST WITH A BACKGROUND IN INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS. | September ...
The anthropologist expressed her interest in conducting the conference for the first time in front of an Arab audience. "I thought it might be ...
The anthropologists' This Sinking Island, directed by Artistic Director Melissa Moschitto, celebrates the courage of refugee communities ...
anthropologists at the University of California, Berkeley, and other ... said only that the library -- where the anthropologist's talk was scheduled ...


 

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