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A poetic critique of Latour
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Could ethnicity be natural after all?
Look at this only if you can cope with serious mathematical argument.

The Oxford anthropology “Gone Dark” project
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Review of Philosophical Papers, Volume 1: The Methodology of Scientific Research Programmes

After the enlightenment, people started to seriously make a distinction that how they distinguished what they really knew from what was really going on around them. The actual knowledge, epistemes, were favored over "opinions" or doxa. The debate that surrounded that distinction amid the turmoil of increasing technology and religious unrest eventually flipped around: doxa became the norm with epistemes being questioned as being attainable. With this flip, after the revolution of…

“Twitter, Schmitter!" & a Few Fun Tweets

Found Poetry


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Twitter, schmitter!
We now have
a court order!

We will wipe out
all of these!

The international
community can say this,
can say that.

I don't care at all!

Everyone will see
how powerful
the Turkish State is!

Erdogan, Turkish PM

*Despite Erdogan’s ban on twittering, a report from Twitturk, which records the statistics of Turkish Twitter users, indicates…

No funding? Don't Go!! (on getting a PhD in anthropology)

Well, it’s that time of year when prospective grad students around the country are anxiously pacing around their mailboxes waiting for responses from all the PhD programs they applied to.  Many are wondering who accepted them, who rejected them, and, of course, if they got funding.  That’s the big question.  Getting a full-funding offer is the highest mark of acceptance and application success.  It’s like getting the golden seal of academic and departmental approval.  It means you’re…

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1 Phantom Epistemologies

Phantom Epistemologies

Posted by John McCreery on March 14, 2014

2 No funding?  Don't Go!!  (on getting a PhD in anthropology)

No funding? Don't Go!! (on getting a PhD in anthropology)

Added by ryan anderson on March 22, 2014

3 Link your work!

Link your work!

Posted by Norman Schräpel on July 7, 2009

4 Welsh Ethnography- Bibliography

Welsh Ethnography- Bibliography

Posted by Elaine Forde on November 30, 2011

5 Islamic clothing & feminism

Islamic clothing & feminism

Posted by Olga Kravets on November 28, 2010

6 What are the strengths of ethnography as a research strategy?

What are the strengths of ethnography as a research strategy?

Posted by Philip Carl SALZMAN on September 25, 2009

 
 
 

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