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‘Now is the Time of Monsters’: The Painful Birth of a New World Order

Ted Fischer , November 9th, 2018


President Trump calls the WTO a “disas…


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Vanderbilt’s Dr. Ted Fischer speaks to the class of 2022

Ted Fischer , November 8th, 2018


 Vanderbilt’s Dr. Ted Fischer speaks to the class of 2022 on how to find their passions in life


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"Inside a Marxist Takedown of High-End Coffee"

Ted Fischer , November 6th, 2018


Inside a Marxist Takedown of High-end Coffee


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Beyond Nutrition: Eating, Innovation, and Cultures of Possibility

Ted Fischer , November 1st, 2018


Beyond Nutrition: Eating Innovation, and Cultures of Possibility from Sight and Life (2017)


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Interview with Paul Farmer

Economy, Happiness, and the Good Life: An Interview with Edward F. Fischer

Ted Fischer , December 28th, 2017


GB. England. New Brighton. From ‘The Last Resort,’ 1983-85, Martin Parr.   In the second interview for the series ‘The Good Life,’ Jonas Tinius and Johannes Lenhard invited anthropologi…


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Eating Identity: Nourishment and the Cultural Contexts of Food

Ted Fischer , October 19th, 2016


from Exeter/WHO Centre for Culture and Health: We eat for nourishment, but food is about much more than nutrition. What we eat is meaningful, and food is an…


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Eating Identity: Nourishment and the Cultural Contexts of Food

Ted Fischer , October 19th, 2016


post from the Exeter WHO Collaborating Centre for Culture and Health We eat for nourishment, but food is about much more than nutrition. What we eat is meaningful,…


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Eating Identity: Nourishment and the Cultural Contexts of Food

Ted Fischer , October 18th, 2016


post from the Exeter WHO Collaborating Centre for Culture and Health We eat for nourishment, but food is about much more than nutrition. What we eat is meaningful,…


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Third Wave Coffee and the Formation of Taste (and Value)

Ted Fischer , August 22nd, 2016


–> “Orange blossom, white tea, syrupy” “Grapefruit, spicy pepper, olive oil” “Chocolate, red berries, roasted barley” The language used to talk about new high-end coffee comes straight out…


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Third Wave Coffee and the Formation of Taste (and Value)

Ted Fischer , August 22nd, 2016


–> “Orange blossom, white tea, syrupy” “Grapefruit, spicy pepper, olive oil” “Chocolate, red berries, roasted barley” The language used to talk about new high-end coffee comes straight out…


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Third Wave Coffee and the Formation of Taste (and Value)

Ted Fischer , August 22nd, 2016


–> “Orange blossom, white tea, syrupy” “Grapefruit, spicy pepper, olive oil” “Chocolate, red berries, roasted barley” The language used to talk about new high-end coffee comes straight out…


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Broccoli, Anthropology, and the Humanities

Ted Fischer , August 20th, 2016


Broccoli, Anthropology, and the Humanities: Caitlin Patton discusses how the work of Ted Fischer, an anthropologist focused on food culture, specifi…


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Imagining the Future & Economic Fictions

Ted Fischer , August 2nd, 2016


“The tradition of all dead generations weighs like a nightmare on the brains of the living,” Marx remarked in The Eighteenth Brumaire, and although we may all make…


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Imagining the Future & Economic Fictions

Ted Fischer , August 2nd, 2016


“The tradition of all dead generations weighs like a nightmare on the brains of the living,” Marx remarked in The Eighteenth Brumaire, and although we may all make…


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Imagining the Future & Economic Fictions

Ted Fischer , August 2nd, 2016


“The tradition of all dead generations weighs like a nightmare on the brains of the living,” Marx remarked in The Eighteenth Brumaire, and although we may all make…


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Q&A: Ted Fischer of Vanderbilt | Nashville Post

Ted Fischer , November 13th, 2015


Read the Nashville Post’s Q&A: Ted Fischer of Vanderbilt on Social Entrepreneurship and Mani+Ted Fischer is professor of anthropology and director of the Center for Latin American Studies…


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Q&A: Ted Fischer of Vanderbilt | Nashville Post

Ted Fischer , November 13th, 2015


Read the Nashville Post’s Q&A: Ted Fischer of Vanderbilt on Social Entrepreneurship and Mani+Ted Fischer is professor of anthropology and director of the Center for Latin American Studies…


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Q&A: Ted Fischer of Vanderbilt | Nashville Post

Ted Fischer , November 13th, 2015


Read the Nashville Post’s Q&A: Ted Fischer of Vanderbilt on Social Entrepreneurship and Mani+Ted Fischer is professor of anthropology and director of the Center for Latin American Studies…


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Wellbeing and Health

Ted Fischer , October 2nd, 2015


From “No Shame, No Blame: Secrets of Living Well” produced by Vanderbilt Health and Wellness


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Wellbeing and Health

Ted Fischer , October 1st, 2015


From “No Shame, No Blame: Secrets of Living Well” produced by Vanderbilt Health and Wellness


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Living the Good Life: A Conversation with Author Edward Fischer — Working on Purpose, hosted by Alise Cortez

Health, Culture, and Wellbeing: Beyond Seeing Culture as Obstacle

Ted Fischer , September 4th, 2015


The World Health Organization (WHO) defines health as “a complete state of physical, mental and social well-being, and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity.” And yet,…


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Health, Culture, and Wellbeing: Beyond Seeing Culture as Obstacle

Ted Fischer , September 4th, 2015


The World Health Organization (WHO) defines health as “a complete state of physical, mental and social well-being, and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity.” And yet,…


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