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Applying Anthropology to Gender-Based Violence
Language: en
Pages: 226
Authors: Jennifer R. Wies, Hillary J. Haldane
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-08-20 - Publisher: Lexington Books

Applying Anthropology to Gender-Based Violence: Global Responses, Local Practices addresses the gaps in theory, methods, and practices that are currently used to engage the problem of gender-based violence. This book complements the work carried out in the legal, social work, and medical fields by demonstrating how a focus on local
Applying Anthropology in the Global Village
Language: en
Pages: 326
Authors: Christina Wasson, Mary Odell Butler, Jacqueline Copeland-Carson
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-06-16 - Publisher: Routledge

The realities of the globalized world have revolutionized traditional concepts of culture, community, and identity—so how do applied social scientists use complicated, fluid new ideas such as translocality and ethnoscape to solve pressing human problems? In this book, leading scholar/practitioners survey the development of different subfields over at least two
Applying Anthropology to General Education
Language: en
Pages: 212
Authors: Jennifer R. Wies, Hillary J. Haldane
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-03-31 - Publisher: Routledge

The current higher education policy and practice landscape is simultane-ously marked by uncertainty and hope, and nowhere are these tensions more present than in discussions and actions around general education. This volume uses an anthropological approach to contemplate ways of re-imagining general education for the 21st century and how faculty,
Applying Anthropology
Language: en
Pages: 339
Authors: Aaron Podolefsky
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-07 - Publisher: McGraw-Hill Humanities, Social Sciences & World Languages

This supplementary reader is composed of 49 classic and contemporary articles that demonstrate the significant contributions that anthropologists make; the emphasis is on the applicability of anthropology to understanding and improving the present day human condition. Whether debating the merits of a career in anthropology or questioning why the subject
Careers in 21st Century Applied Anthropology
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Aaron Podolefsky
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-04-22 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

The NAPA Bulletin series is dedicated to the practicalproblem-solving and policy applications of anthropologicalknowledge and methods. NAPA Bulletins are peer reviewed, andare distributed free of charge as a benefit of NAPA membership. TheNAPA Bulletin seeks to: facilitate the sharing of information among practitioners,academics, and students be a useful document for