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Scanlan Presents ‘What Kind of Scarcity and for Whom? Justice, Sustainability and the Global Dynamics of Food Insecurity’

Dr. Stephen J. Scanlan, Associate Professor of Sociology, presents “What Kind of Scarcity and for Whom? Justice, Sustainability and the Global Dynamics of Food Insecurity” in November. Scanlan is presenting at the conference “Coping with Scarcity: Energy Shortages, Food Crises, Drought and Critical Materials in the Modern World (c. 1800 […]

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November 11, 2014 at 2:45 pmResearch

The Khmer Rouge Tribunal: Where Justice Happens

The Khmer Rouge Tribunal: Where Justice Happens

By Katie Conlon ’16, Elizabeth Cychosz ’15, Danielle Fultz ’14, Samantha Rommel ’15, Bekki Wyss ’15 Imagining International Justice in Post-Genocide Cambodia Because all of our projects relate in some way to the Khmer Rouge Tribunal, or the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC for short), we have been looking forward to […]

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August 27, 2014 at 5:58 pmNews

Castellano Presents on ‘Ethnographic Examination of Mental Health Court Judges’

Dr. Ursula Castellano, Associate Professor of Sociology, presents a paper on “My Function is to Change Behavior: An Ethnographic Examination of Mental Health Court Judges” at the European Consortium for Political Research on Sept. 5 in Glasgow, Scotland. Abstract: Mental health courts (MHCs) represent a radical departure from the traditional way […]

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August 22, 2014 at 3:17 pmResearch

Li Edits Book on ‘Environment and Sustainable Development in Asia’

Li Edits Book on ‘Environment and Sustainable Development in Asia’

Dr. Jieli Li, Professor of Sociology at Ohio University, is the editor of a new book on “Environment and Sustainable Development in Asia, Volume 4,” a series of Globalization, Development and Security in Asia. Singapore and London: World Scientific Publishing, 2014. Li also co-authored two chapters in the book: Chapter […]

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August 22, 2014 at 10:18 amResearch

Jieli Li Delivers Keynote at International Symposium in China

Jieli Li Delivers Keynote at International Symposium in China

Dr. Jieli Li, Professor of Sociology, was invited to deliver a keynote speech on “Challenges of Globalization and Regional Development: A Perspective of International Sociology” at the International Symposium on Globalization and Regional Social Development at Guangxi University in Nanning, China, in June. Li also presented research papers at two […]

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August 22, 2014 at 9:49 amResearch

I Miss You Already, Cambodia

I Miss You Already, Cambodia

By Elizabeth Cychosz ’16 Studying Anthropology, Journalism (HTC), and Museum Studies Imagining International Justice in Post-Genocide Cambodia It’s one week after waving goodbye to Cambodia from a tiny airplane window, and I can finally take myself off my antimalarial medication. Sounds trivial, yes, but today has been a day of reflection. […]

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July 23, 2014 at 11:15 amNews

Historical Society Curator Writes about Anthropologist’s Work at Patton Bog

Bradley T. Lepper, curator of archaeology at the Ohio Historical Society, wrote about research by two Ohio University anthropologists on June 15 in an op-ed in the Columbus Dispatch titled “Ancient cultures affected by climate change, too.” Climate change must have presented challenges as well as opportunities for ancient cultures […]

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June 17, 2014 at 8:16 pmFaculty in the News In the News