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Guided Field Course HS 2022/ FS 2023

Exploring Urban Environmental Futures in Colombia: Climate Justice, the Promise of Infrastructure and Beyond…

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Farewell Symposium in Honor of Prof. Dr. Till Förster

We are pleased to celebrate Professor Till Förster's distinguished career spanning over 20 years at the Institute of Social Anthropology, University of Basel. The institute will host a symposium to honor his research and teaching…

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Bodily ethnography: Some epistemological challenges of participation

New article by Till Förster

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What's (in) a Vignette? History, Functions, and Development of an Elusive Ethnographic Sub-genre

New article by Anna Bloom-Christen und Hendrikje Grunow

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Navigating the Archipelago City: Everyday Experiences and Socio-political Imaginaries of Urban Floods in Cartagena de Indias, Colombia

New article by Silke Oldenburg

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Piet van Eeuwijk has been made member of the Editorial Advisory Board of the Journal 'Anthropology & Aging' (University of Pittsburgh)

About the journal: Anthropology & Aging is the official journal of the Association for Anthropology, Gerontology, and the Life Course (AAGE), a nonprofit organization established in 1978 as a multidisciplinary group dedicated to the…

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«One Health» – Mit neuem Gesundheitsverständnis gegen die nächste Pandemie

Die Webreportage rund um den Epidemiologen und «One Health»-Pionier Jakob Zinsstag beschreibt u.a. die Feldforschung der emeritierten Ethnologieprofessorin Brigit Obrist in Guatemala und zeigt die Wichtigkeit transdisziplinärer Forschung…