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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.

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Honorary Fellow Joy Hendry receives award

The Japanese government awarded Dr Henry with the Order of the Rising Sun, Gold Rays.

Job Opening: Anthropology of Development

Edinburgh is hiring a full-time lecturer in the Anthropology of Development, closing date May 3.

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Jun 23 Anthropology Scotland 2017 10:00 (5 hours) National Museum of Scotland

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