In the Field

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sovereignty, secularism, migration, asylum, citizenship, kinship; Germany
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historical anthropology, archival ethnography, anthropology of Islam, materiality, imperial interactions, nation-state, space, mobility, memory, politics of heritage, ruins, ruination, Mediterranean, Middle East, Turkey
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Anthropology of energy, economic anthropology, transnational capitalism, energy infrastructures, governance; Mediterranean
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Built Heritage, Cultural Heritage, India, Ownership, Experts/Expertise, Community, South Asia, Architecture, Policy, Bureaucracy, Rajasthan, Rural
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animals and ecology, nature, nationalisms and the Japanese right-wing, conservation, militarized modernity, animal extinction and emergence, wildlife tracking, culling and poaching, the exotic pet trade, Japan’s “natural monuments”, technology and infrastructure, the politics of dispossession and repossession, sovereignty & the state, civility, universals and vernaculars, imperialisms and annexation, post/present-cold war anthropology, post/present-colonialisms, public spheres, the press, elections, simulacra and refugia, aesthetics, mimetics, emergence, caves/forests/reefs, forest bathing, arcadia.
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Political landscapes, Materiality, Landscape, Urbanism, GIS, Archaeological Survey, Historical archaeology
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anthropology of science; science and technology studies; bioeconomy and biocapital; technoscience and peacebuilding; rural ecologies; biodiversity conservation; scientific expeditions and collections; history of biology and biotechnology in Latin America; futures; Colombia
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labor, (im)migration, affect, gender, the body, embodiment, United States, Brazil
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labor; (im)migration; subjectivity; phenomenology; violence; mental health; substance abuse; memory; psychological and medical anthropology; Latin America
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MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGY, MEDIEVAL AND POST-MEDIEVAL ARCHAEOLOGY, SOCIAL ARCHAEOLOGY, SLAVE TRADE, LABOR DIASPORA, INDIAN OCEAN, DIGITAL MAPPING (GIS), 3D AND VIRTUAL REALITY, MUSEUM
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Political and Legal Anthropology, citizenship, power, nation-state, black political participation, American South
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linguistic nationalism, state practices, bureaucracy, politics of citizenship, subjectivity, North-east India.
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Community; Identity; Caste; Markets; Capitalism; Politics; State; Credit/Debt; Finance; Ethics; Colonial and Postcolonial Modernities; Small Towns; South Asia
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technology and infrastructure, knowledge production, maritime anthropology, anthropology of capitalism, environmental policy, China
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development and infrastructure, migration and economic corridors, borders, affect, regional integration; Southern Africa.
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Medical anthropology; environmental anthropology; anthropology of history, development, & science; Western Canada; political economy; environment; collaborative methods; disability studies; aging; logging; forestry
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economic anthropology, postcolonial studies, coloniality, transnational governmentality, South Asia, politics of representation, gender, developmentalism
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criminal justice system, prosecution, policing, bureaucracy, legality, Mexico and Latin America
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Anthropology of capitalism; urban space, place and built environments; infrastructure; mobilities; personhood; youth and adolescence; parallel education systems; moral anthropology; South Asia
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Human-environmental relations, resilience, scale, heritage preservation, geoarchaeology, remote sensing; Central Asia
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landscapes of power in region of Ladakh, India
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Political ecology, Anthropology of development, Gender, Youth activism, Agrarian studies, Eco-governmentality, Climate politics, Experimental ethnography, Mexico and Latin America
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historical anthropology, archival ethnography, anthropology of religions, materiality, imperial interactions, nation-state, space, place making, mobility, memory and nostalgia, politics of heritage, ruins, ruination, South Asia, Pakistan, Punjab