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Anthropology Resources on the Internet

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Anthropologists

Anthropology and Technology

Biological/Physical Anthropology

Applied/Practicing Anthropology

Archaeology Resources

Ethnography

Funding Opportunities

General Resources

 

Lists/Discussion Groups

Literature and Libraries

Museums

News and Media

Organizations and Institutes

AAA Sites

Resources for Teachers/Professors

Visual Anthropology

 


 

Anthropologists


 

Anthropology and Technology


 

Applied Anthropology


 

Archaeology Resources


 

Biological/Physical Anthropology


 

Ethnography


 

Funding Opportunities


 

General Resources

  • Aesthetic Realism - A New Perspective for Anthropology

  • Alternate Routes - a journal of critical social research

  • Anthropology Resources - Anthropology related news, books and web resources

  • Anthropology Resources on the Internet - Tthe first anthropology directory on the Internet

  • AusAnthrop - This site is dedicated to research and resources in anthropology, for academics as well as the layman. Special accent is on Aboriginal Australia, and more specifically on the Western Desert cultural bloc.

  • Being Indigenous

  • eCulturalResources.com - Cultural Resource Network

  • eHRAF Collection of Ethnography - Compiled by Human Relations Area Files (HRAF), this full-text database contains information on the cultures and ethnic groups of the world. It is a unique database for research and teaching. For password and further information contact www.yale.edu/hraf.

  • Evolution Web site - The site explores the major themes of each of the seven shows in the PBS Evolution broadcast series through interactive Web activities, timelines, expert roundtables and provocative polls. It also provides links to an extensive multimedia Evolution library and a wealth of teacher and student materials.

  • Global Anthropology

  • An Inclusive Historical Debate in Latin America

  • Integrated Approaches to Participatory Development (IAPAD) - Participatory Avenues promotes the diffusion of Participatory 3D Modeling (P3DM) as best practice for merging peoples' knowledge and traditional spatial information. The website supports the culture of knowledge dissemination and acts as focal point for sharing information and technical progress on community-based mapping and Public Participation GIS (PPGIS). P3DM has a wide range of applications ranging from collaborative research and planning for natural resource management, to dealing with conflict resolution and resource tenure.

  • International Center for Scientific Research

  • Lost Trails - an educational multi-media web site

  • Margaret Mead's Legacy: Continuing Conversations - The Barnard Center for Research on Women

  • PapuaWeb - Papuaweb is a collaborative research project between the State University of Papua (UNIPA), Cenderawasih State University (UNCEN) and the Australian National University (ANU). Papuaweb welcomes contributions of research materials to enhance the resources of this website.

  • PopPlanet - Examines the relationship among population, health, and environmental issues.

  • PreservationDirectory.Com - is a research tool and resource for preservation organizations, restoration professionals and the general public.

  • Radical Anthropology

  • Studio Antropologico - Non-English site - The site proposes themes of History of Religions, Anthropology and Ethnology. Studioantropologico wants to be a virtual laboratory and workroom, consisting of historical documentary parts and deepining parts, as well as more dynamic sections, for example interviews to experts on different subjects, or opened spaces for discussions between everybody interested.

  • Symbolic Anthropology - Symbolic Anthropology is a field of Cultural Anthropology which explores symbols (e.g. narratives, dreams and myth). Anthropologists examine the link between symbols and a society's cognitive structure, rules of moral conduct and patterns of social interactions. By studying the meaning and the structure, the anthropologist attempts to generalize the culture of global societies.

  • WorldCalendar.com - includes meetings of interest to anthropologists.


 

Lists/Discussion Groups

  • AAA Human Rights - AAA members interested in human rights-related issues encouraged to subscribe.

  • ABA-SIG - Association of Black Anthropologists Student Interest Group Listserv. Send email to listproc@mcfeeley.cc.utexas.edu

  • AnthroLounge: A forum where we can talk about everything anthropology! There is a general anthropology discussion, student lounge, as well as forums on upcoming conferences, career interests, and websites of interest for doing online research and/or making a difference in communities If you are an anthropologist, a student of anthropology, or simply interested in the field, feel free to join us!

  • Ant-Bra -- The E-Forum of Anthropology of/in Brazil

  • ANTHRO-L Home Page/Archives - Maintained by Danny Yee, this site contains archives of the ANTHRO-L listserv's discussions, since November 1993.

  • AnthroStudent - Send email to anthrostudent-on@mail-list.com

  • APLA-L - Association for Political and Legal Anthropology. To subscribe to the APLA listserv, send the message subscribe apla-l end to majordomo@virginia.edu

  • Archaeology Field Jobs - List owner Joe Brandon

  • CAE-L - Council on Anthropology and Education Listserv. Send email to listproc@lmrinet.ucsb.edu

  • CASTAC-L - Committee on the Anthropology of Science, Technology and Computing Listserv. Send email to listserv@mitvmo.mit.edu

  • H-SAE - Society for the Anthropology of Europe Listserv. Send email to listserv@msu.edu

  • SOLGA-L - Society of Lesbian and Gay Anthropologists Listserv. Send email to listserv@american.edu

  • URBANTH-L is the listserv of the Society for Urban, National and Transnational/Global Anthropology (SUNTA), as well as for all those with an interest in the field of urban anthropology. To subscribe, please visit the listserv website at http://lists.ysu.edu/mailman/listinfo.cgi/urbanth-l

  • WOMANTH-L - send email to listserver@relay.doit.wisc.edu


 

Literature and Libraries


 

Museums


 

News and Media


 

Organizations and Institutes


 

AAA Sites


 

Resources for Teachers/Professors


 

Visual Anthropology

  • Bullfrog Films is a leading source of educational videos, with a collection of over 500 titles

  • California Newsreel is a resource for films and videos on African cinema, race and diversity and media and society for educational use.

  • DocuSeek is a search site for independent documentary, social issue, and educational videos. DocuSeek allows you to simultaneously search several leading film distributors' complete collections, representing the highest quality documentary and instructional media, films and videos available.

  • Ethnoscope - Multicultural films & videos.

  • Images of Anthropology - This site provides a varied selection of photographs suitable for publication in texts, books, manuscripts, related to different fields of anthropology-archaeology.

  • The American Museum of Natural History's Margaret Mead Traveling Film & Video Festival is now available for bookings.  This year, program themes include black activism in the United States, women's leadership roles in Afghanistan and Haiti, a celebration of the work of Jean Rouch, and more; for a full description of this season's outstanding line-up please consult the Mead website at www.amnh.org/mead.

  • New Day Films - Educators across the country, many from Anthropology, Sociology and Ethnology departments, routinely buy New Day titles for educational use.

  • http://www.peoplesoftheworld.org/index.html - The World's minority peoples in words and pictures.

  • Tribal Photography Resource and Gallery - A photographic resource supporting tribal survival, the defense of human rights and cultural autonomy of indigenous people.

  • The Ur-list of Anthropological Web Resources - Compiled by Peter Biella, the Ur-List has a special emphasis on visual anthropology and media. It facilitates web searches by cross-indexing more than 200 anthropological sites according to the categories of information they contain.

  • Antropologia Visuale Materiali


Sociology Resources on the Internet

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