Abstract no. 420

In March 2020 the Royal Anthropological Institute (RAI) of Great Britain and Ireland closed its building in London to the public because of the pandemic. Our events and services had to move online. Drawing on behind-the-scenes experience of organising Royal...

Abstract no. 223

The Human Relations Area Files (HRAF) is a nonprofit anthropological research organization founded at Yale University in 1949. HRAF produces two membership-supported online databases for cross-cultural research: eHRAF World Cultures and eHRAF Archaeology. Combined,...

Abstract no. 127

In a prison in the Province of Buenos Aires a public university, as an agency of the state, assumes in 2008 the task of reducing the situation of social vulnerability of a marginalized group. My paper is a part of an ethnographic study about practices and meanings in...