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Introduction to International Journal of Business Anthropology Vol. 5 (2) by Alex Stewart

Introduction to International Journal of Business Anthropology Vol. 5 (2)

 

Alex Stewart

 

       When they study businesses, anthropologists bring a great deal of value to the table, but they also confront obstacles as they seek to apply their knowledge and their methods in this terrain. As a result, business anthropology faces the challenge of adapting, in order to overcome the obstacles, while maintaining the…

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Added by Robert Guang Tian on November 23, 2014 at 11:26am — No Comments

International Journal of Business Anthropology Vol. 5 (2): TOC

Volume 5(2)

 

 

International Journal of

Business Anthropology

 

Table of Contents

 

Editorial Commentary

 

Corporate Ethnography and Clinical Research: Thinking a Case Study of Software Evaluation

Pedro Oliveira

 

Effects of Religiosity on Apparel Shopping Orientation: An Exploratory Study

Lizhu Davis…

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Added by Robert Guang Tian on November 23, 2014 at 11:25am — No Comments

The Fourth International Conference on Applications of Anthropology in Business: Call for Papers

Call for Papers

 

The Fourth International Conference on Applications of Anthropology in Business

 

In order to promote phenomenon-driven and context based study on management and marketing research in the business world, the Center of Business Anthropology at Tianjin…

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Added by Robert Guang Tian on November 23, 2014 at 11:18am — No Comments

Message Ceenom: The Final Truth

Message Ceenom: The Final Truth

01: The Final Truth

00: Eternal flow of unparalleled Message Ceenom exposing mysteries behind everything from tiny particle to mighty galaxy http://ceen.me/…

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Added by Ceen Foundation on November 9, 2014 at 12:18pm — No Comments

Some people take culture seriously. Why?

With a tip of the hat to Bill Bishop at Sinocism,

Cultural reflection can improve modern governance: Xi - Xinhuaat Politburo study session  //  Xi argued that ancient ideologies still have deep influence on people nowadays, and they should be scientifically analyzed so as to inherit and promote the good parts…

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Added by John McCreery on October 16, 2014 at 8:33am — No Comments

Why should I read what you have written?

Why should anyone read what you have written? This should be question No. 1 for anyone writing anything. So, let me rephrase the question: Why do so many of the contributors to the online forums in which I participate assume that people will be interested in what they are writing about, then feel disappointed when no one responds?

As students, we learn to write assignments. The teacher who hands us a topic has to read what we write. But once we leave school and start writing for…

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Added by John McCreery on October 15, 2014 at 9:41am — No Comments

ANTHROPOGENIC GLOBAL HEATIING AND THE CONDITION OF CREATIVE SPEAKING SUBJECT

ANTHROPOGENIC GLOBAL HEATIING AND THE CONDITION OF CREATIVE SPEAKING SUBJECT

Key-words: Anthropogenic Global Hitting, Creative Speaking/Hearing Subjects, Crippling Of Linguistic Creativity, Luddite Philosophy, paraavaak.

 

Statement of theoretical and methodological framework:

In case of crippling of…

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Added by Debaprasad Bandyopadhyay on October 13, 2014 at 9:40am — No Comments

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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Added by Aareon M. Harreld on October 8, 2014 at 5:30pm — 2 Comments

Call for Papers: SFAA Conference Pittsburgh 2015

Please email your abstracts (100 words or less) to pham@calu.edu by October 15, 2014 if you are interested in participating in a panel titled, "Best Practices with Immigrant Populations":

 Pittsburgh has recently launched the campaign, “Welcoming Pittsburgh”, to attract more immigrants to the area in the near future. Despite areas such…

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Added by Thao Pham on October 3, 2014 at 9:30pm — No Comments

"U-jamani" and I: "Uyashuta madholodholo".


Added by Achirri Ishmael on September 23, 2014 at 6:30pm — No Comments

Two Short Clips from Lake St Lucia Estuary, iSimangaliso Wetland Park and World Heritage Site, South Africa

In the first clip, state-sponsored students in conservation ecotourism are returning from a field trip. In the second trip, Mr.Themba Mthembu (of ZuluBirding) is instructing a group from another batch of students.





Added by Achirri Ishmael on September 17, 2014 at 8:00am — No Comments

The Movement within: A Secret Guide to Esoteric Kayaasadhanaa: Caryaapada



Debaprasad Bandyopadhyay 



Indian Statistical Institute…



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Added by Debaprasad Bandyopadhyay on August 29, 2014 at 9:30am — No Comments

Postcards from the Middle East

I recently began a project at the British Museum, where I am a curator, to collect old and new postcards from across the Middle East, North Africa and Central Asia.

The aim is to develop the world's largest public collection of this material and a permanent record of a disappearing world through a medium which is itself becoming rather outdated by modern media! Each card is numbered, registered, scanned and goes onto our Collections Online section of our website, and anyone can use…

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Added by St John Simpson on July 8, 2014 at 2:45pm — 1 Comment

Folklore: A Colonial Discipline

FOLKLORE: A COLONIAL DISCIPLINE



What a division: Folk and non-folk! Loukika fact has become aloukika fiction and vise versa. The folk…

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Added by Debaprasad Bandyopadhyay on June 28, 2014 at 10:00pm — No Comments

Pythons Used in Sea Navigation

Anyone have more information on the use of pythons in sea navigation?

http://jandyongenesis.blogspot.com/2014/06/pythons-used-for-sea-navigation.html

Added by Alice C. Linsley on June 10, 2014 at 3:27am — No Comments

The Glottopolitics of Linguistic Subalternity In Multilingual India

The Glottopolitics of Linguistic Subalternity In Multilingual India

 





1998. “Glottopolitics of Linguistic Subalternity in India’ (Project-Report) Udayan-II (pp.8-9). CALTS Student Alliance Centre. Central University of Hyderabad.…
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Added by Debaprasad Bandyopadhyay on June 3, 2014 at 9:30pm — No Comments

Narrative Community : Voices of Israeli Backpackers' - Book Review

'Narrative Community: Voices of Israeli Backpackers' - Book Review

This book under review by Chaim Noy illustrates the theatrical performances of storytelling by Israeli backpackers. It is based on forty-five narrative interviews with the backpackers and those interviews are represented in a non-authoritarian quasi direct discourse. He divided his book in three parts with nine chapters. …



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Added by Debaprasad Bandyopadhyay on June 3, 2014 at 9:00pm — No Comments

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