Post Tagged with: "sociology and anthropology research"

Musaraj Article Examines Satire, Intimacy of Corruption in Albania Investigative TV Show

Dr. Smoki Musaraj

Dr. Smoki Musaraj, Assistant Professor of Anthropology at Ohio University, authored an article on “Corruption, Right On! Hidden Cameras, Satire and Intimacies of Anti-corruption” in Current Anthropology. Abstract: Since 2002, the satirical investigative television show Fiks Fare (“Right On!” or “Exactly”) has aired immediately after prime-time news at a leading national broadcasting […]

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April 20, 2018 at 1:28 pmResearch

Gingerich Presents, Chairs Session at Society for American Archaeology

Dr. Joseph Gingerich

Dr. Joseph Gingerich, Assistant Professor of Anthropology, chairs a session: Intra-Site Spatial Analysis of Mobile Peoples and presents “Modeling Discrete Paleoindian Work Areas” at the annual meeting of the Society for American Archaeology in Washington, D.C., this month. The mission of the Society for American Archaeology is to expand understanding […]

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April 19, 2018 at 8:29 amResearch

Scanlan Delivers Keynote on ‘Ongoing Significance, Persistence, and Necessity of Sociological Imagination’

Dr. Stephen Scanlan

Dr. Stephen Scanlan, Associate Professor of Sociology, delivered the keynote address at the fifth annual Northeastern Ohio Undergraduate Sociology Symposium at Oberlin College. The theme of this year’s symposium was #sociology:asrelevantasever. The title of Scanlan’s talk was “Sociology and Its Discontents: The Ongoing Significance, Persistence, and Necessity of the Sociological […]

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April 17, 2018 at 8:21 amResearch

Ammarell Publishes on ‘Mindfulness Practice in Socially Engaged Ethnographic Fieldwork’

Dr. Gene Ammarell

Dr. Gene Ammarell, Professor Emeritus of Anthropology, presented “Mindfulness Practice in Socially Engaged Ethnographic Fieldwork” at the 1st Social Sciences, Humanities, and Economics Conference at the Universitas Negeri Surabaya in Surabaya, Indonesia in November 2017. The conference theme was “Promoting Social Change for Sustainable Development Goals.” Ammarell’s paper was published […]

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April 9, 2018 at 8:15 amResearch

Curran Presents on Mid-Pleistocene of Tanzania at Paleoanthropology Society

Dr. Sabrina Curran

Dr. Sabrina Curran, Assistant Professor of Anthropology, presents “Renewed explorations of the Mid-Pleistocene site, Isimila, Tanzania” at a joint meeting this month of the Paleoanthropology Society and American Association of Physical Anthropologists in Austin, Texas. The Paleoanthropology Society was founded in 1992. It recognizes that paleoanthropology is multidisciplinary in nature […]

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April 4, 2018 at 9:05 amResearch

Castellano Presents at International Therapeutic Jurisprudence Workshop

Dr. Ursula Castellano

Dr. Ursula Castellano, Associate Professor of Sociology, was invited to present at the International Therapeutic Jurisprudence Workshop at St. Thomas University School of Law in Miami Gardens, Fla., in February. She presented her multi-media and research project on veterans treatment courts, “Judging Therapeutically: Notes from the VTC Photography and Video […]

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April 3, 2018 at 11:37 amResearch

Miller Authors Article on ‘How White Students Enact Whiteness’

Dr. Paula Miller

Dr. Paula Miller authored an article on “How White Students Enact Whiteness” in the journal Whiteness and Education. Miller is Assistant Professor of Sociology at Ohio University. Her journal article is titled “How white college students enact whiteness: an investigation of the attitudinal, behavioural and cultural components that comprise white […]

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March 22, 2018 at 4:02 pmResearch