News - Anthropology
Monday, November 16, 2015
»Shelby Anderson, Anthropology faculty, received funding from the National Science Foundation to carry out multidisciplinary research in Alaska. The project, “Collaborative Research: Birnirk Prehistory and the Emergence of Inupiaq Culture in Northwestern A
»Jeremy Spoon, Anthropology faculty, received a National Science Foundation RAPID grant titled “Disaster as a Catalyst for Social-Ecological Transformation,” which will focus on critical transitions during the recovery following the April/May 2015 Nepal ea
Monday, November 9, 2015
»Ken Ames, Anthropology emeritus faculty, co-authored "Metal and Prestige in the Greater Lower Columbia River Region, Northwestern North America," published in the Journal of Northwest Anthropology, Vol. 49, No. 2: pp: 143-166.
»Michele Gamburd, Anthropology faculty, authored the chapter “Sri Lankan Migration from Sri Lanka to the Gulf: Female Breadwinners and Domestic Workers” in the edited volume South Asian Migration to Gulf Countries: Histories, Policies, Development, pp. 226
Monday, November 2, 2015
»Ken Ames, Anthropology emeritus faculty, and student Thomas Brown co-authored with others "Holocene Settlement History of the Dundas Islands Archipelago, Northern British Columbia," published in BC Studies, No. 187, Autumn 2015, pp: 51-84.
Monday, October 19, 2015
»Xia Zhang, Anthropology departmental affiliate, published the article “One Life For Sale: Youth Culture, Labor Politics, and New Idealism in China,” in Positions: Asia Critique, Vol. 23, Issue 3: pp. 515-543.
Monday, October 12, 2015
»Virginia Butler, Anthropology faculty, presented "Less is More: The Benefits of Using a Restricted Set of Elements in Fish Zooarchaeology" at the 18th Meeting of the Fish Remains Working Group, International Council of Archaeozoology, in Lisbon, Portugal,
Monday, October 5, 2015
»Charles Klein, Anthropology faculty, received a three-year, $133,726 grant from the National Science Foundation for the project “Collaborative Research: Social Mobility, Poverty Reduction and Democracy in an Emerging Middle Class,” on which he is a princi
Monday, September 28, 2015
»Douglas Wilson, Anthropology adjunct faculty, authored “A Mongrel Crowd of Canadians, Kanakas and Indians: The United States National Park Service Public Archaeology Programme and Fort Vancouver’s Village,” published in the Journal of Community Archaeolog
Monday, September 21, 2015
Wednesday, August 5, 2015
»Michele Gamburd, Anthropology faculty, authored the chapter “Migrant Remittances, Population Ageing and Intergenerational Family Obligations in Sri Lanka,” in Transnational Labour Migration, Remittances and the Changing Family in Asia, pp. 139-164, publis
Monday, July 27, 2015
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Monday, May 25, 2015
»Douglas Deur and Tom Thronton, Anthropology faculty, co-edited a special edition of Human Ecology (Vol. 43) that explores evidence of aboriginal cultivation of key marine resources on the Northwest coast of North America.
»Virginia Butler, Anthropology faculty, was the lead author of a poster she presented at the Northwest Anthropological Conference in Eugene in March. The poster was titled "The Archaeology Roadshow: A Model for Community Engagement and Education in an Urba
Monday, May 18, 2015
»Virginia Butler, Anthropology faculty, organized a poster session at the 80th Annual Meeting of the Society for American Archaeology in San Francisco in April. She was the lead author of the poster "Use of Integrated Faunal Records from 10-Liter Bucket Sa
Monday, May 11, 2015