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Welcome to This is Anthropology. On this website, you can learn more about the discipline of anthropology, use our interactive map to learn about anthropology projects in different parts of the world, explore the skills and careers anthropologists have, and find out how you can become an anthropologist.

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Featured Biographies
Sarah Miller

Sarah Miller

I am an applied archaeologist working for the Florida Public Archaeology Network in St. Augustine, Florida. Every day I get to help educate the public on the state's buried past, assist local governments, and assist the state's Division of Historical Resources.

Sita Venkateswar

Sita Venkateswar

I am a Public Anthropologist, my research is informed by feminist and postcolonial theories. I use a comparative and reflexive anthropological lens to address internal colonialism, gender, poverty, social oppression and structural violence in the postcolonial and neoliberal context of India.

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Anthropology Department

Anthropology at Durham University study everything to do with being human -- past, present and future. We are one of the largest Anthropology Depts in the UK. Find out more at www.dur.ac.uk/anthropology or www.facebook.com/DiscoverDurhamAnthropology

Tommaso Gianni

Tommaso Gianni

I have an interest in the sinological and anthropological aspects of martial arts. I am currently conducting ethnographic field-work in South Korea regarding the pedagogy of a given Kungfu lineage: The case of Leung Ting WingTsun taught in Western Europe and East Asia. gianni@suwon.ac.kr

Lisa Quirk

Lisa Quirk

I am working on my masters in applied medical anth at UNT, loving all issues food and health related! Of particular interest: nutritional therapy, food systems and food allergies.

Amber O'Connor

Amber O'Connor

I study linguistic and cultural anthropology. Primarily I work with the Maya in Quintana Roo, Mexico and how new labor patterns are resulting in changes to their foodways and ideology.

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