Anthropology allows me to unravel and build towards other futures.
Abduletif Kedir Idris
Anthropology allows me to explore the role of law in the struggle for justice in contexts devoid of rule of law.
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.
My research centers on astronomers in Madagascar whose research on outer space connects them to the world and places them on Malagasy grounds.
With ethnographic methods I can capture how laws and policies are experienced by people in particular contexts and provide insights into why policies work or fail.
Anthropology enables me to explore how people make sense of disease and demand care in situations of marginality.
An online workshop entitled “Colonialism and Transgenerational Memory in Europe” will take place on 21 and 22 September at the Max Planck Institute for Social Anthropology (MPI). Historians and ...
On 13 to 15 July 2022 a workshop entitled “Buddhism in the Anthropocene” was held at the Max Planck Institute for Social Anthropology, organised by Jovan Maud from the MPI and Saskia-Abrahms ...