Social Anthropology

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Social Anthropology at Edinburgh is a major international centre of undergraduate and postgraduate training, and we offer regional specialisations in Africa, South Asia and Latin America.

We are also one of the premier research departments in the United Kingdom. Rooted in a strong disciplinary tradition our research asks challenging questions about contemporary global problems, putting us at at the cutting edge of Social Anthropology.

Ref results announced: Edinburgh Social Anthropology ranked 4th

Edinburgh Social Anthropology REF results announced.

Feb 27 Seminar: Speaker: Annemarie Mol # University of Amsterdam Valuations in - Dutch? - eating practices. 15:10 (1 hour and 50 minutes) , Room S.1, 2nd Floor, Psychology Building, 7 George Square

Social Anthropology Seminars

Mar 06 Seminar: Speaker: Kirsten Marie Raahauge # The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts, Danish School of Design To be confirmed 15:10 (1 hour and 50 minutes) , Room S.1, 2nd Floor, Psychology Building, 7 George Square

Social Anthropology Seminars

Mar 13 Seminar: Speaker: Luke Heslop # University of Edinburgh Catching the pulse: the circulation of money in a Sri Lankan market 15:10 (1 hour and 50 minutes) , Room S.1, 2nd Floor, Psychology Building, 7 George Square

Social Anthropology Seminars

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