Discuss fieldwork, ethics on methods and tools of the anthropological trade.Every fieldworker has been faced with questions regarding their own work and how they should proceed.This group should also used as an introduction to fieldwork issues.See More
Join us for discussion on topics related to anthropology of the Middle East. What's new in anthropology in the region? What do we mean by the "Middle East" today? What kinds of research should we be engaged in to transform anthro. in the region?See More
This group is designed for anyone interested in the study of Islam in the Americas. Its purpose is to share resources and ideas on the topic. It is also meant to create an online network of people interested in the study of Islam in the Americas.See More
This is indeed very interesting project. I think that it touches on the core of the question of priority: as humans we all have different and very often contradictory identities but which one to prefer and when? In my opinion,…"
"Dear all, I am creating a list of literature on the anthropology of religion. I would really appreciate if somebody has one already and is willing to share it with me for reference. If not, please feel free to provide me with some suggestions. "
A group for discussion of all aspects of the anthropology of religion. Discussion can concern cross-cultural analysis, or specific religions. Any other topic tangentially related to religion is also welcome, including folklore studies, etc.
OAC already has a group named Theory in Anthropology, a good place to discuss theories already embraced by anthropologists. This group is, instead, intended for discussion of theory found outside anthropology that anthropologists might find useful.