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"The Biopolitics of Beauty: Cosmetic Citizenship and Affective Capital in Brazil," Video is Up!

Alvaro Jarrín, Assistant Professor of Anthropology, College of the Holy Cross, presented at the Center for Ethnographic Research on October 9, 2018. For those of you who missed it, the video of the talk, titled "The Biopolitics of Beauty: Cosmetic Citizenship and Affective Capital in Brazil," is now available for viewing here.


Innovations in Ethnographic Methodology

The latest issue of the journal Ethnography is a special issue, Innovations in Ethnographic Methodology, edited by Martín Sánchez-Jankowski, CER Chair. The papers in the issue were originally presented at the CER symposium of the same name held in 2016. The articles cover topics including transparency, analyzing internet discourse, and new mixed-methods approaches.


Featured Books

Burning Dislike: Ethnic violence in high school

by Martín Sánchez-Jankowski (University of California Press, 2016)

The End Game: How inequality shapes our final years

by Corey Abramson (Harvard University Press, 2015)

Violence at the Urban Margins

Javier Auyero, Philippe Bourgois, and Nancy Scheper-Hughes (2015)

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