Welcome to This is Anthropology. On this website, you can learn more about the discipline of anthropology, use our interactive map to learn about anthropology projects in different parts of the world, explore the skills and careers anthropologists have, and find out how you can become an anthropologist.
Rolf Straubhaar is an educational anthropologist who primarily works with Latino/a students in the U.S. and with adult educators in Brazil and lusophone Africa. His research focuses on how educational ideas spread internationally and are then adapted locally.
I am a biological anthropologist and primatologist studying chimpanzees in south eastern Senegal. My research interests are in how humans are impacting chimpanzee habitat through mining and deforestation and how chimpanzees are reacting to these changes.
I study the ways in which social relationships are reflected in (and by) the incorporation of mortuary landscapes into living communities, both past and present. Additionally, I study the social aspects of human death and burial.
I am an environmental anthro working for NMFS in Honolulu. My dissertation research in St. Croix USVI examined fishermen participation in fisheries management. My current work examines how marine resource management impacts fishing communities in HI, American Samoa, CNMI, & Guam.
T.W. WARD, Dept. of Anthropology, University of Southern California, has conducted over thirty years of research with Latino populations. Professor Ward spent sixteen years conducting research with gang members from MS-13, documented in his book, Gangsters without Borders, Oxford University Press.
i am an undegraduate majoring in anthropology for LUMS pakistan.