Tag: medical anthropology / ethnobothany

Nobody is normal: "The line between healthy and not healthy is drawn more by culture than by nature”

lorenz , January 27th, 2021

Who is crazy? Who is normal? Describing somebody as "not normal" has serious implications for this person, can destroy her life. From an anthropological perspective, there is nothing…

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Corona-Anthropology: We feel safe with "people we know", for the danger always comes from "the others"

lorenz , January 19th, 2021

Do you wear a mask when you meet your friends? Do you? Recently I often had to think of an observation of a Twitter user in Germany: She…

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