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Social Anthropology



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.

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Decolonising the Academy Conference

Edinburgh University Undergraduate Social Anthropology Society will host a 'Decolonising the Academy' conference on the 31st March - 1st of April.

Re:think - new journal invites submissions

Re:think: new peer-reviewed undergraduate journal invites submissions from any discipline.

Upcoming Events

May 11 Hosted by: Prof Tobias Kelly # University of Edinburgh; Hosted by: Dr Nicola Perugini # University of Edinburgh; Introduced by: Dr Mathias Thaler # University of Edinburgh Politics in the Face of Death 09:00 (8 hours) Project Room, 50 George Square, University of Edinburgh

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