Tag: Special Focus Sections

Special Focus: Structures

Cameron Brinitzer , August 3rd, 2021


In the course of the twentieth century, structure became a central category of thought across a wide array of sciences. From linguistics to anthropology, psychoanalysis and history, the epistemic ai…


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Special Focus: Engaging ‘The Second Generation of African American Pioneers in Anthropology’

Tracie Canada , April 15th, 2021


Why have Black ancestors been largely excluded from anthropology’s intellectual history and canon? In this series of pieces, Tracie Canada engages the authors of the 2018 volume The…


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Special Focus: The Morton Cranial Collection and Legacies of Scientific Racism in Museums

Paul Wolff Mitchell , February 19th, 2021


Pressures in and outside the academy are forcing museums to grapple ever more deeply with the legacies of scientific racism embedded and embodied in their anthropological collections. The…


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Special Focus: Canguilhem’s Milieu Today

Cameron Brinitzer , February 4th, 2019


Canguilhem’s historical epistemology continues to inspire historians and anthropologists to attend to how current and former human practices of science shape our conceptualizations and engagement wi…


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Special Focus: História dos Índios no Brasil Dossiê

Rosanna Dent , December 31st, 2018


This dossier features seven of the forty papers presented at the colloquium 25 anos de História dos Índios no Brasil: balanços e perspectivas da história indígena. The event…


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Special Focus: Fields, Furrows, and Landmarks in the History of Anthropology

Rosanna Dent , October 20th, 2017


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Special Focus: History of the History of Anthropology Newsletter

Adam Johnson , February 1st, 2016


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