Careers in 21st Century Applied Anthropology

Perspectives from Academics and Practitioners

by Carla Guerron-Montero, Satish Kedia,

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  • 9781405190152
  • 9781444306927
The NAPA Bulletin series is dedicated to the practical problem-solving and policy applications of anthropological knowledge and methods. NAPA Bulletins are peer reviewed, and are distributed free of charge as a benefit of NAPA membership. The NAPA Bulletin seeks to:
  • facilitate the sharing of information among practitioners, academics, and students
  • be a useful document for practitioners
  • contribute to the professional development of anthropologists seeking practitioner positions
  • support the general interests of practitioners both within and outside the academy
  • Wiley; April 2009
  • ISBN 9781444306927
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  • Title: Careers in 21st Century Applied Anthropology
  • Author: Carla Guerron-Montero (ed.); Satish Kedia (ed.); Tim Wallace (ed.)
  • Imprint: Wiley-Blackwell
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  • 1444306928
  • 9781405190152
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About The Author

Carla Guerrón-Montero is assistant professor of anthropology and Latin American studies at the University of Delaware. She received her M.A. (1997) in applied anthropology from Oregon State University and her Ph.D. (2002) in cultural anthropology from the University of Oregon. She has conducted ethnographic and applied work on development, globalization, tourism, and racial–ethnic and gender relations, particularly among Afro-Latin American populations in Panama, Ecuador, Grenada, Chile, and Brazil. She has participated on collaborative interdisciplinary projects on nutritional anthropology, and gender and development in Ecuador. Guerrón-Montero is author of several articles and book chapters published in the United States, Latin America, and Europe. She is a fellow of the Society for Applied Anthropology (SfAA) and the Salzburg Seminars. Guerrón-Montero has served on the executive boards of several sections and committees of the American Anthropological Association, SfAA, and the Latin American Studies Association. (cguerron@udel.edu)

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ISBNs
  • 1444306928
  • 9781405190152
  • 9781444306927