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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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My Neighbourhood: The Zabbaleen Rubbish Collectors of Cairo

A performance by Christian Stejskal: This show is a colourful personal journey from my birth city of Vienna to Ethiopia by foot, then into the

Edinburgh welcomes Sri Lanka researchers

Sri Lanka in Transition: Society, Polity, Economy 5th Roundtable on Contemporary Sri Lanka, University of Edinburgh

Upcoming Events

Sep 01 Hosted by: Dr Jamie Furniss # University of Edinburgh My Neighbourhood: The Zabbaleen Rubbish Collectors of Cairo 17:00 (1 hour and 30 minutes) Martin Hall, New College

Social Anthropology Seminar Series

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