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Putting Anthropology into Global Health

A Century of Anti–Human African Trypanosomiasis Campaigns in Angola

Jorge Varanda and Josenando Théophile

context in substantial ways. Undertaking these excursions into the field underscored the geographic and historical extension of global health in action. This was tangible in the trail of global health projects’ bio-technological detritus that extended

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American Extraterritorial Legislation

The Data Gathering behind the Sanctions

Ali Laïdi

-called ‘fundamental and emerging’ technologies. Here again, the ambiguities of the legislation allow for the prohibition of the export of many technologies across diverse sectors: from biotechnology, artificial intelligence, microprocessors, autonomous vehicles

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Bernard Faye

disponible ad-libitum . On peut également ajouter à ce tableau les conséquences du développement des biotechnologies de la reproduction ( Skidmore 2005 ) telles que la collecte de semence, le diagnostic de gestation par échographie, l

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After dispossession

Ethnographic approaches to neoliberalization

Oscar Salemink and Mattias Borg Rasmussen

history of dispossession and alienation ( Van Meijl 2012 ); genes and the ways that new biotechnologies expand the ways in which bodies are valued ( Everett 2003 ); DNA and “whiteness” as property embedded in racial hierarchies ( Reardon and TallBear 2012

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Whose Reality Counts?

Emergent Dalitbahujan Anthropologists

Reddi Sekhara Yalamala

willingness to be accommodated within the military and within corporate and biotechnology pursuits related to empire in India is a problem that will not be easy to resolve. Nearly two decades ago, Nancy Scheper-Hughes called for an ‘anthropology of the

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Separating the Wheat from the Chaff

The Social Worlds of Wheat

Jessica Barnes

, including certain actors (namely biotechnology laboratories, molecular biologists, and multinational seed companies) while marginalizing others (such as small-scale farmers and local agronomists) ( Bonneuil et al. 2014 ). Development of genetically modified

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Meshworks and the Making of Climate Places in the European Alps

A Framework for Ethnographic Research on the Perceptions of Climate Change

Sophie Elixhauser, Stefan Böschen, and Katrin Vogel

agriculture, and a number of handicraft businesses and companies engaging in biotechnology, the village offers good job opportunities and attracts commuters from the region. At the same time, a considerable number of mostly highly qualified inhabitants commute

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Inside the global teaching machine

MOOCs, academic labour and the future of the university

Michael A. Peters

-cultural order special importance must be accorded to new fields like microelectronics, computer and communications engineering, software development, biotechnology, and the like. Basic science, moreover, remains radically open, despite numerous attempts to

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Franziska von Verschuer

” (2010: 413) in the wake of seminal developments in biotechnology, conservation biology, and environmental politics in the 1980s. By differentiating the diffuse category of nature into a multiplicity of biological sources addressed and accessed as

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Human rights-based service delivery

Assessing the role of national human rights institutions in democracy and development in Ghana and Uganda

Richard Iroanya, Patrick Dzimiri, and Edith Phaswana

government is obliged to respect. By making its position known to the government on matters such as death penalty, biotechnology, NGO, children’s and communication amendments bills, the UHRC aims to influence future laws and policies that guarantee human