Opinion (published exclusively online at http://www.anthropology-news.org)


Abstract:

IMMIGRATION MATTERS:“Methodological Challenges Encountered in the Study of Refugees” by Fethi Keles

MULTIMEDIA MATTERS:“A Different Dialogue, A Different Point of View: Filming the Field” by Nathalie Boucher and Martin Lamotte

ANTHROPOLOGY IN THE PUBLIC SECTOR:“Public Anthropology or ‘Publics’ and ‘Anthropologies’?” by Sarah Ono, Heather Schacht Reisinger, and Samantha Solimeo

CRITICAL CONSUMERISM:“USDA ‘Food Desert’ Demarcation is a Starting Point for Localized Research and Resolutions” by Kelly ErnstFriedman

NOTES FROM THE FIELD:“Conversations on Fairness and Power” by douglas carl reeser

MEDIA NOTES:“Speaking of Violence: Media in Academia, Part II” by C Nadia Seremetakis Kenneth Routon is contributing editor of the Media Notes column in Anthropology News.

ARCHEOLOGY IN NORTH AMERICA:“On Adding North American Prehistoric Sites to the World Heritage List” by Robert Muckle

INTERNATIONAL ACTIVISM:“I AM TROY DAVIS” by Robert R Sauders

J DRIVE:“Svart arbete and Informal Economy: Fiscal Anthropologist Lotta Björklund Larsen” by Ritu G Khanduri

PEDAGOGICAL APPROACHES IN BIOANTHROPOLOGY:“Why a Discourse on the ‘Debate’ is Essential in Understanding and Advancing Evolutionary Science” by Misty A Weitzel

Keywords: immigration, refugees, multimedia, film, public, food, power, media, violence, consumerism, academia, North America, archeology, activism, economy, pedagogy, evolution

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