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.
Historical linguists examine the history of individual languages and their interrelationships with other languages. My area of focus is the Indo-European language family, especially the Germanic branch, and my dissertation involves the Gothic translation of the Greek New Testament (from c. 350).
I'm an archaeologist interested in how social identities were constructed in the ancient New World. I write about how gender or age shaped people's experiences in ancient Maya culture. My research project in Yucatan, Mexico looks at the social identities of Classic period craft producers.
I am a master's student at UNT and UNTHSC. I consider myself an applied medical anthropologists and am interested in veteran's health, mental health, complementary and alternative medicine and program planning and evaluation and I enjoy being a part of any anthropological community of praxis.
Recently graduated w/ honors & received a BA in Anthropology at California State University,San Bernardino in June 2013. I recently got accepted to the Applied Anthropology Graduate program at San Jose State. Interests: militarism & culture, the state,social movements,idenity politics& globalization
For years I was a researcher at GM but now I run my own business (Cultural Keys LLC) which helps firms and nonprofits address organizational and cultural-change issues. I work with clients in industries such as medical, consumer-products, long-term care, and insurance, but I love manufacturing!
I am a cultural anthropologist in the final stages of my doctoral program at the University of Michigan. I study a subculture of gay men in the northern areas of Chicago known as kinksters, their social organization, perceptions of cultural death and practices of cultural revitalization.