Is there anybody out there?
Holiday period pushes OAC participation to a record low.

Fabric and ritual:
Through Geertz and a handkerchief.

Against identity politics:
Writing with anger, irony and humor about bureaucratic torture.
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Engaging the public imagination:
If Universities are failing where else do we go?

From development to research:
Oxfam’s new guidelines

Video and ethnography:

Parallel: New York to the OAC.

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Engaging the public imagination:
If Universities are failing where else do we go?

From development to research:
Oxfam’s new guidelines.

Video and ethnography:
Urban Parallels.
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Hurricane Sandy:
Tales of blackout and disconnect from New York.

McLuhan and debt:
What’s not to like?

Inevitable war:
Man’s expansion led him to bump-up against others… and fight ‘em.

If there was a list of the most viewed events on the site…:
This would be in the top one.

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Proxy means testing:

A text message to Mom:
“I’m sick to my stomach with Obama being President.”

Tired of ritual:

The Knafo Chronicles:
“… Israeli political leaders continue to press the importance of national unity“.

The elections:
What have we learnt?

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FREE research posters for AAA:
It’s all in the design.

Soda drinkers of the world unite:
“Then I thought of Orlando Patterson’s view that the East and West Coasts are cosmopolitan/ecumenical“.

Salvage anthropology:
Shamanism in Mongolia in the Vanishing Cultures Project

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NEW ONLINE SEMINAR 22 Oct – 3 Nov:
Patience Kabamba challenges conceptions of state power as Potestas, arguing through an example from the Congo that the increased use of interactive decision-making processes by non-state actors calls for a new theorization of power as Potentia. Please feel free to post any comments or questions in the seminar space from Monday 22nd.

Presidential debate:
Body movement – body politic.

Tuff City:
New book review: Urban Change and Contested Space in Central Naples.

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En aumento:
Los ‘no-lugares‘ de Mallorca.

ATHENS: City in crisis:
Dimitris Dalakoglou explores social meltdown in the Greek capital.

Eric Hobsbawm has died aged 95:
A place in world history.

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ATHENS: City in crisis
Dimitris Dalakoglou explores social meltdown in the Greek capital.

Eric Hobsbawm has died aged 95:
A place in world history.

ONLINE SEMINAR:
The good life: values, markets and wellbeing. Ted Fischer continues the OAC’s exploration of the moral economy in a new online seminar.

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ONLINE SEMINAR:
The good life: values, markets and wellbeing. Ted Fischer continues the OAC’s exploration of the moral economy in a new online seminar.

Paying rent:
From King George to George W.

Anthropology and children:
Recommendations needed.

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