Opinion columns published online at http://www.anthropology-news.org in January 2012


J DRIVE:“Resilience: A North-South-South Dialogue on the Youth and the Elderly in Ghana and Tanzania” by Ritu G Khanduri

ANTHROPOLOGY IN THE PUBLIC SECTOR:“Stories from the VA: How an anthropologist facilitates understanding and improvement in Veterans’ health” by Gemmae Fix

Sarah Ono, Heather Schacht Reisinger, and Samantha Solimeo are contributing editors of the Anthropology in the Public Sector column in Anthropology News.

LANGUAGE AND CULTURE:“A Fork in the Chinese Road: Educating Tibetans in Tibetan?” by Susan D Blum

Leila Monaghan, Jacqueline Messing, Richard Senghas are contributing editors of the Language and Culture column in Anthropology News.

PEDAGOGICAL APPROACHES IN BIOANTHROPOLOGY:“2012 Teaching Resolutions” by Misty A Weitzel

ARCHEOLOGY IN NORTH AMERICA:“Review, Predictions, and Wishes” by Robert Muckle

INTERNATIONAL ACTIVISM:“Exploring Some of the Critiques and Criticism of Activism” by Robert R Sauders

MEDIA NOTES:“Yoghurt Projectiles: Food, Protest and Identity in Greece” by Leonidas Vournelis (with David Sutton)

Kenneth Routon is contributing editor of the Media Notes column in Anthropology News.


Ghana, veteran health, education, pedagogy, teaching, language, applied anthropology, activism, archaeology, Greek protest