Anthropology enables me to understand how people live with transforming environments.
My work examines the effects of environmental rights in the south Gobi, where mining is the dominant activity.
Anthropology allows me to unravel and build towards other futures.
My research centers on astronomers in Madagascar whose research on outer space connects them to the world and places them on Malagasy grounds.
Climate change and how it is affecting coastal regions, the effects of the war in Ukraine in Halle, and patterns of international terrorism: three MPI researchers take on current and pressing topics ...
At irregular intervals we publish interviews with alumni of the Max Planck Institute for Social Anthropology. We find out where they are living and working now, what they are conducting research on ...
Jacqueline Knörr has been invited as Visiting Professor by the Department of Social Sciences at the École normale supérieure (ENS-PSL) in Paris where she is collaborating with colleagues both in ...