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Published: 03 June 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374121-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7412-1
... autonomy from its English counterparts by taking up other international collaborations. indexing philosophy of science Imre Lakatos research program Documenta 5 ...
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By Ralph Snyderman
Published: 14 October 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7393-3
... Appointment Promotion and Tenure process Biomedical research Interdisciplinary research programs Long Range Plan Office of Science and Technology ...
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By Robert Bailey
Published: 03 June 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7412-1
... indexing philosophy of science Imre Lakatos research program Documenta 5 ...
Published: 14 October 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373933-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7393-3
... Interdisciplinary research programs Long Range Plan Office of Science and Technology ...
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 19 January 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376279-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7627-9
... on ethnography from a malaria research program in Tanzania, the chapter shows that, somewhat contrary to critical arguments that regard PPPs as Trojan horses of industry interests in domains that should remain public and linked to the nation-state, these partnerships can serve many different interests. Because...
Published: 17 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373094-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7309-4
... In recent years, the European Commission (EC) has used various forms of public demonstrations, including technological demos, to manage its research and development programs. Based on sociological observations of one of these programs in the field of information technologies, this chapter shows...
Published: 01 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374381-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7438-1
... Anthropologically informed counterinsurgency programs examined in this chapter include the role of the Human Relations Area File in subcontracting army area handbooks, and projects designed to compile declassified reports that were later were modified and rewritten as classified documents...
Published: 15 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375449-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7544-9
... Epigenetics, the study of how experiences, environments, and exposures alter gene expression, is a vibrant new area of postgenomic life sciences research. Epigenetics research situates the maternal body as a central site of epigenetic programming and transmission, and as a significant locus...
Published: 01 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374381-014
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7438-1
... projects both gained, in some sense, from these Cold War interactions, yet the ways that anthropology was transformed by these interactions are seldom considered. Increasing awareness of the dual use ways that anthropological research intersects with military and intelligence programs can help...
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 19 January 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7627-9
... South. Drawing on ethnography from a malaria research program in Tanzania, the chapter shows that, somewhat contrary to critical arguments that regard PPPs as Trojan horses of industry interests in domains that should remain public and linked to the nation-state, these partnerships can serve many...
Published: 13 July 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375289-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7528-9
...Economies of Violence In recent years there has been more research on how human trafficking operates like a market. For example, Intergovernmental organizations like the un and the International Labour Organization are conducting research on the profits generated by human trafficking and how...
Published: 13 July 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375289-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7528-9
... In recent years there has been more research on how human trafficking operates like a market. For example, Intergovernmental organizations like the un and the International Labour Organization are conducting research on the profits generated by human trafficking and how it operates like a market...
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By Maggie Clinton
Published: 24 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373032-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7303-2
... factors. The conclusion further identifies some of the long-term, indirect legacies of the revolutionary nativism espoused by China’s interwar fascists, including the ways in which they linked Confucianism to a national developmentalist program, and helped to shape the trajectory of cultural revolution...
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 19 January 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7627-9
... criticized these high-profile researches by pointing out their absurdity, powerlessness, and obscenity. Drawing inspiration from this critique, I suggest that the fight against bushmeat viruses has a nihilistic potential: as unknown, nonexistent viruses were turned into priorities, largely fictive programs...
Published: 01 April 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7438-1
.... CIA anthropology CIA careers covert anthropology The structure and function of CIA funding fronts are examined, and several dozen CIA funding fronts from the 1950s and 1960s are identified. These fronts allowed the CIA to outsource research to unwitting scholars, including anthropologists, who...
Published: 14 October 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373933-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7393-3
.... Inevitably crises arose as well. One of these involved the temporary suspension of Duke’s large program of clinical trials by a division of the Department of Health and Human Services. Another involved the organ transplantation error that resulted in the death of a 17 year-old girl. Both incidents made...
Published: 17 March 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7309-4
... floors glass ceiling In recent years, the European Commission (EC) has used various forms of public demonstrations, including technological demos, to manage its research and development programs. Based on sociological observations of one of these programs in the field of information technologies...
Published: 01 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374381-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7438-1
... funding programs. A new generation of American anthropologists were trained with funds provided by the GI Bill, and a new generation of applied anthropologists dreamed of using anthropological knowledge to engineer peaceful new societies. During the 1950s the CIA contacted the AAA Executive Board...
Published: 12 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372875-014
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7287-5
... Didier Fassin proposes a broad discussion regarding the public afterlife of ethnography, which is based on his experience of research conducted in South Africa and France on topics as different as the AIDS epidemic, urban policing, and the prison system, in contexts as diverse as classrooms...
Published: 01 April 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7438-1
... of the research trajectories developed during the war, with little thought about the shifting political context of the Cold War. anthropological funding military anthropology CIA anthropology CIA history Cold War economy Pentagon funding anthropology and occupations postwar ethnography anthropological...