Tag: equality

Chris Knight: Wrong About (Almost) Everything

focaal_admin , December 22nd, 2021


A review article on The Dawn of Everything: A New History of Humanity, by David Graeber and David Wengrow. Allen Lane, 2021. The Dawn of Everything’s central idea…


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Temporary Marriage an Approved Way of Submission

آیدا فلاح , November 29th, 2020


Abstract Temporary Marriage an Approved Way of Submission Temporary marriage is a multi-dimensional topic.  It allows Muslim men and women to be considered as husband and wife for…


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Podcast # 2 is online! Guest: Aleeha Ali

standplaatswereld , November 12th, 2020


In this episode, Puck de Boer talks with Aleeha Ali, who studied sociology in Pakistan, did a research master’s in anthropology in the UK and is currently a…


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What Would You Do?

Rachael Lewis , February 22nd, 2018


Equality. A term flaunted in many public circles, political campaigns, and social justice movements. In these instances, “equality” refers to fairness and justice in life; the act of…


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Book Review: Building Better Societies: Promoting Social Justice in a World Falling Apart edited by Rowland Atkinson, Lisa McKenzie and Simon Winlow

Rose Deller , January 4th, 2018


In Building Better Societies: Promoting Social Justice in a World Falling Apart, editors Rowland Atkinson, Lisa Mckenzie and Simon Winlow make a compelling moral case for the social sciences to challe…


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The Anthropoliteia #BlackLivesMatterSyllabus Project, Week 6: Lee D. Baker on Ta-Nehisi Coates

smulla16 , October 12th, 2016


The editors of Anthropoliteia are happy to present the latest entry in on ongoing series The Anthropoliteia #BlackLivesMatterSyllabus Project, which will mobilize anthropological work as a pedagogical…


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Bolivia Prioritizes Transgender and Transsexual Human Rights

Elijah Edelman , August 31st, 2016


“People don’t die because they can’t have marriage” On 19 May 2016, the Chamber of Deputies of The Plurinational State of Bolivia passed Law Nº 807—The Gender Identity…


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#Review: Human Rights as War by Other Means. Peace Politics in Northern Ireland

Aditi Surie von Czechowski , March 23rd, 2016


There has, of late, been a loud and to some extent circular debate within the field of human rights studies. The debate is over whether or not one…


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For anthropologists, is interdisciplinarity ever truly a meeting of equals?

The Anxious Anthropologist , February 20th, 2016


I recently read a Twitter post which asserted that interdisciplinarity was never a meeting of equals. As an anthropologist working outside of an academic department I met this…


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Biting the hand that feeds 

Dylan Kerrigan - Opeds , January 17th, 2016


Misogyny at the Trinidad Guardian… Maybe I am a prude, but is it ok for a national newspaper to regularly publish a column whose language, imagery and content…


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Biting the hand that feeds 

Dylan Kerrigan - Opeds/Blogs , January 17th, 2016


Misogyny at the Trinidad Guardian… Maybe I am a prude, but is it ok for a national newspaper to regularly publish a column whose language, imagery and content…


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Biting the hand that feeds 

Dylan Kerrigan - Opeds , January 17th, 2016


my last column for the Guardian under their current editor, who i think fired me for calling out his star columnist for being a sexist… Maybe I am…


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