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Unintended Logics

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Nayantara Sheoran Appleton posted in Correspondences on with 0 comments

At the age of nineteen, having recently moved to the United States with my family, I was prescribed the contraceptive pill for the first time. It was More...

Hormones

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Sandra Bärnreuther posted in Correspondences on with 0 comments

Omnipresent and versatile, hormones shape what it means to be human in fundamental ways. Hormones are often described as signaling molecules or More...

Call for New Contributing Editors

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Julia Sizek posted in SCA News on with 0 comments

The Society for Cultural Anthropology (SCA) is now accepting applications to its Contributing Editors Program, which is celebrating its tenth More...

Speaking Volumes

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Franck BilléOpen author orcid page in new window posted in Theorizing the Contemporary on with 0 comments

Having engaged with the recent volumetric turn in architecture and political geography, anthropologists are increasingly concerned with realms such as More...

Teaching about Rape in Troubled Times

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Richard Handler, Ida Hoequist and Xinyan Peng posted in Teaching Tools on with 0 comments

In the fall of 2016, we taught an introductory undergraduate anthropology course titled “Culture, Gender, and Violence” at the University More...

Open Access, Open Minds

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Anand Pandian posted in Dispatches on with 0 comments

There’s a couplet in the Tirukkural, the sixth-century Tamil ethical treatise from south India, which speaks beautifully to the philosophy of More...

Justice

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Jessica CooperOpen author orcid page in new window posted in Correspondences on with 0 comments

We think we know what injustice feels like. We can identify moments in our own lives that felt like oppression, like the refusal of freedom, like a More...