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This Month at the OAC

Could ethnicity be natural after all?
Now updated to provide a mathematical analysis of the Scottish referendum.

Who do we anthropologists think we are?
Check out this project investigating collective professional identities.

Two clips from Lake St Lucia Estuary, South Africa
An amazing place where five ecological zones meet.


Quantum Mechanics for anthropologists. 1 Reply

Started by Michael Alexeevich Popov in The OAC Forum. Last reply by Keith Hart 2 hours ago.

What is anthropology? A film. 16 Replies

Started by Huon Wardle in The OAC Forum. Last reply by Huon Wardle Feb 11.

Is Anthropology A Science? 29 Replies

Started by M Izabel in The OAC Forum. Last reply by Cecilia Montero Mórtola Feb 9.

Save Anthropology A-level !!! 1 Reply

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Featured Blog Posts

American Moral Objectification of Food

That's the working title anyway.

I was reading Sex and Development by Adams Vincaene et al and I just finished the section on Greece. About 10 minutes after reading the conclusion it dawned on me that we have a similar sort of situation here in America with food. That an ethics of well being is being used to morally objectify food and there is this resistance to that. I've heard it myself, "You have to die from something." This is, of course, despite the fact that this something…





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