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New OAC online seminar Emancipatory Politics - A Critique (Nov 23 To Dec 5)

THIS SEMINAR IS NOW CLOSED. BUT FEEL FREE TO READ THE DISCUSSION. Welcome to a new seminar which has some unique features. Chief of these…

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'why did Homo sapiens allow permanent and intractable systems of inequality to first take root?'

At the end of Wengrow and Graeber's article “Farewell to the ‘childhood of man’: ritual, seasonality, and the origins of inequality” they a…

Started by Abraham Heinemann in The OAC Forum

52 Apr 15
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Invitation to a Discussion: Anthropologists on the Trump Election

Invitation to a Discussion:  What Do American Anthropologists Say about Trump’s Election, and What Does Trump’s Election Say about America…

Started by Lee Drummond in The OAC Forum

75 Apr 2
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Brexit, Trump, mathematics and consequences

An attempt to show how applications of pure mathematics can work in social sciences. 1. Great French mathematician Andre Weil ( 1906 - 1998…

Started by Michael Alexeevich Popov in The OAC Forum

40 Mar 28
Reply by Cecilia Montero Mórtola

OAC seminar opening soon: The Ontology of Possession in Bahian Candomblé (Open Anthropology Coop is Moving)

The OAC is opening a new discussion venue for its seminars (and all its long-form discussions) - - here

Started by Huon Wardle in The OAC Forum

5 Mar 14
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Sex, lies ...and ...rock and roll,?etc. etc... ,, lullaby, vals, tango, etc.etc. , ...mozart...TIME!

Started by Cecilia Montero Mórtola in The OAC Forum

1 Mar 6
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Considering Sloterdijk

I am reading Melissa Cefkin's "Close Encounters: Anthropologists in the Corporate Arena" (Journal of Business Anthropology, Vol. 1(1). As C…

Started by John McCreery in The OAC Forum

11 Mar 3
Reply by Huon Wardle

Jo Cox 1974- 2016

Started by Cecilia Montero Mórtola in The OAC Forum

8 Feb 27
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I am not really convinced that Filipinos and Americans wanted change when they voted for Duterte and Trump respectively. I also do not thin…

Started by M Izabel in The OAC Forum

6 Feb 25
Reply by Cecilia Montero Mórtola

Only public vision?

Started by Cecilia Montero Mórtola in The OAC Forum

2 Feb 14
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Mi'kmaq Nation applies for title over northern New Brunswick, Canada

Interesting things happening in my neck of the woods surrounding indigenous land claims, specifically for the Mi'kmaq. I've attached two ar…

Started by Abram Lutes in The OAC Forum

0 Feb 6



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