"Call for papers: "Parenting: kinship, expertise and anxiety" (W043)
EASA2012: Uncertainty and disquietNanterre University, France, 10/07/2012 – 13/07/2012
Marjorie Murray (Pontificia Universidad Católica de…"
http://tecnologiasenellimite.wordpress.com/AbstractIn anthropology, the term ‘technology’ is unconfined to traditional scientific or technological-industrial domains. Technologies may also be artistic or aesthetic, bodily, social, conceptual, imagistic and ritual-spiritual. At stake is an appreciation of the role of ‘things’, but also of the body-as-thing, in both the achievement of relations of all sorts, as well…See More
Whether you investigate the use of mobile phones, Aboriginal paintings, ethnographic displays in museums, cultural properties of artefacts, the role of artefacts in rituals, festivals, history of collections, techniques or new technologies...
The aim of this group is to discuss issues of consumption through multiple perspectives, by investigating consumption as praxis, its relations to capitalism, historical developments and everydayness, ethnographic aspects...and more!
There are many anthropology journals. Unfortunately, not all of them are read or heard of equally! This is a group for posting call-for-papers for all known and unknown journals, promoting the OAC's spirit of international cooperation.
Historians of Anthropology and anthropologists interested in the forerunners and builders of the discipline are invited to share all kinds of ideas, questions and projects. Edward Tylor is the patron of this group.
To discuss contemporary developments in Latin America, explore Latin American anthropology and its potential for developing anthropological theory and understandings. Contributions in English, Spanish and Portuguese welcome.See More