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Duschinski Writes: ‘International Community Must Intervene on Kashmir

Dr. Haley Duschinsk

Dr. Haley Duschinski co-authored a column in Open Democracy headlined “The international community must intervene on Kashmir: Kashmiris need self-determination, not military occupation.” Duschinski is Associate Professor of Anthropology and Director of the Center for Law, Justice & Culture at Ohio University. Her co-authors are Mona Bhan, who also co-edited […]

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August 15, 2019 at 8:11 amFaculty in the News In the News

Rosen Publishes Article on Literary Ethnography in a Postsocialist City

Rosen Publishes Article on Literary Ethnography in a Postsocialist City

Dr. Matt Rosen, Assistant Professor of Anthropology at Ohio University, authored an article on “Reading Nearby: Literary Ethnography in a Postsocialist City” in the journal Anthropology and Humanism. Summary: The solitary reader, sitting quietly surrounded by her thoughts, is a powerful image. But reading is also a deeply social practice. […]

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July 5, 2019 at 4:49 pmResearch

Musaraj Receives Baker Award for Book on Ponzi Schemes in Albania

Dr. Smoki Musaraj, portrait

From Compass Tales from Albarado: Pyramid Firms and Ponzi Logics of Accumulation in Postsocialist Albania Dr. Smoki Musaraj, Assistant Professor of Anthropology, was awarded $11,271 from the Baker Fund to complete her book, “Tales from Albarado: Ponzi Logics of Accumulation in Postsocialist Albania.” The book is a historical analysis of […]

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June 10, 2019 at 8:16 amResearch

Spectrum Interviews Duschinski on Human Rights in Kashmir

Spectrum Interviews Duschinski on Human Rights in Kashmir

WOUB Digital’s Spectrum interviewed Dr. Haley Duschinski, Associate Professor of Anthropology, in a story headlined “Kashmir is a Pivotal Area of South Asia & its History & People are Complex.” Over the past decades, Kashmir has been a battleground for skirmishes and armed conflict between the two nuclear powers of […]

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April 22, 2019 at 10:49 amFaculty in the News In the News

Fall 2019 | Law, Justice & Culture Undergraduate Courses Address Today’s Headlines

Fall 2019 | Law, Justice & Culture Undergraduate Courses Address Today’s Headlines

Seventeen courses are offered in Fall 2019 for the Law, Justice & Culture Certificate, many of them addressing topics from today’s headlines. The following list includes courses being offered that are either required courses or elective courses in the Law, Justice & Culture Certificate. The certificate is offered by the […]

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March 24, 2019 at 9:52 pmAnnouncements In Class News

Tatarek Presents on Women’s Health and Mortality in Ohio’s Coal Mine Towns

Dr. Nancy Tatarek

By Aissatou Boye ’20 Dr. Nancy Tatarek, Associate Professor of Anthropology, presented a paper on “Nevertheless She Persisted: Women’s Health, Mortality and Lifecourse in Ohio’s Coal Mine Towns 1867-1950,” at the Social Science History Association conference in Phoenix in November. The theme for this year’s conference was “Histories of Disadvantage: […]

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February 12, 2019 at 4:15 pmResearch

OHIO Mock Trial to Compete in Cincinnati Regional Competition in February

OHIO Mock Trial to Compete in Cincinnati Regional Competition in February

The Ohio University Mock Trial Team will send two teams to compete in a regional tournament in Cincinnati in February. The teams will compete at Xavier University on Feb. 9-10 for the American Mock Trial Association regional competition against universities such as Miami University, University of Dayton, Michigan State, Indiana […]

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January 31, 2019 at 2:39 pmNews